Episode 8: Lost My Train of Thought


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 8: Lost My Train of Thought

This week:
* Tim has a new podcast! Get it at: https://anchor.fm/ict
* We have a wide ranging discussion about the overreactive and toxic nature gaming and fandom culture

Mentions:
Extra Credits: Games Should Not Cost $60 Anymore
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VhWGQCzAtl8

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** Tim **
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** Eric **
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*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com

Episode 7: Devil’s Advocate


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 7: Devil’s Advocate

This week:
* Do AAA games get all the credit that indie games deserve?
* Is Steam’s policy to allow all games regardless of content defensible?
* Will game criticism be replaced by word of mouth from streamers?

Metions:
Hamster on Cake Games: Klocki, Push, Scalak, Zenge, Art of Gravity
Super Bunnyhop – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWqr2tH3dPshNhPjV5h1xRw

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com

Episode 6: The “Short Topic”


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 6: The “Short Topic”

This week:
* Imposter syndrome (Ben’s Formative album: https://abstractionmusic.bandcamp.com/album/formative-1998-2004)
* Art and the Preconceptions of Your Audience (Borrow Don’t Steal: https://abstractionmusic.bandcamp.com/track/borrow-dont-steal-feat-scott-boster)

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com