Podquisition Episode 212: Long Live The Sonic Flesh

We need to talk about Sonic’s horrifyingly muscular legs.

Also, Smashed Brothers, BioWare, Street Fighter V ads, and other things!

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TheChairman
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TheChairman

Sonic’s body in that poster, at least in terms of proportions, reminds me of Imp Midna.

Thistle
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Thistle

I feel like I need Sonic explained to me. Not the games: the character. literally everything I’ve ever seen of the games or the cartoons seems to paint a picture of a completely one-dimensional stock 90’s “edgy” character. Y’know: that combo of shit-eating snark and overly affected apathy that people thought was cool in the 90s, but in any other era just makes you an insufferable wanklord. Like the kind of character Poochie on the Simpsons was a parody of, except Poochie actually had (intentionally crappy) character details, wheres Sonic seems to be literally just “he’s a blue hedgehog what… Read more »

Thistle
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Thistle

I feel like I need the appeal of Sonic explained to me. not the games: the char

Tim
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Tim

“Long live the new flesh” was Videodrome, and “All hail the new flesh” was Strapping Young Lad 🙂

CtFromCanada
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CtFromCanada

Thanks for the discussion guys. Have a great week.

Oliver Mendes
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Laura should check out a cartoon on Netflix called Hilda, the main character looks just like her. It’s basically Adventure Time but not quite as lol-so-random humor.