Story Break

Story Break

By Maximum Fun

Story Break is a weekly podcast from RocketJump where we (Will Campos, Matt Arnold, and Freddie Wong) sit down in the RocketJump writer's room and attempt to "break" a story for a ridiculous concept, property, or idea that we in NO way have any rights to. Join us every week as we attempt to tackle everything from beloved video games to billion dollar franchises!

Episodes

Animal Crossing | #127

We get loopy and attempt to create a movie around a game about acquiring furniture and cool neighbors: Nintendo's Animal Crossing!Editing by Chad EllisFollow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
22/05/2058m 55s

Snowrunner | #126

This one covers Matt and Freddie's obsession with Focus Interactive's off-road trucking simulator Snowrunner and Will's unabashed love of trucker movies in one! Finally!Editing by Chad EllisFollow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
14/05/201h 2m

Mambo No. 5 | #125

Back to the classic taste that everyone knows and loves - the Story Boys tackle Lou Bega's 90s classic "Mambo No. 5" and turn it into a saucy romance!Editing by Chad EllisFollow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
08/05/201h 3m

Heaven Heist - The Complete Audio Drama

The collected audio dramas of Heaven Heist!Editing by Chad EllisFollow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
01/05/202h 47m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 28 - End of the Line

The final showdown between the crew and Ms. Wonderful and her goons, and the end of the line for Gin...Editing by Chad EllisFollow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
24/04/2056m 52s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 27 - The Longest Montage in Cinema History

We kick off with what is possibly the longest (in terms of time passing) montage in the history of cinema as Gin and the gang prepare for the most important four seconds of their lives...Editing by Chad EllisFollow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
17/04/201h 4m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 26 - An Eternity in Purgatory

Gin and the crew plunge to purgatory, where they run into a famous writer and figure out what to do with the remaining four seconds of their lives...Editing by Chad EllisFollow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
10/04/201h 3m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 25 - A Leap of Faith

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03/04/201h 2m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 24 - Crooks and Cooks

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28/03/2054m 4s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 23 - A Wrench in the Works...

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19/03/2055m 49s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 22 - Multiple Moody Motorcycle Montages

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13/03/201h 0m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 21B - "Did we take a vow against violence?"

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06/03/201h 1m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 21 - A Heist Within a Heist

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28/02/2053m 53s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 20: A Chair and Some Garfield Comics

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22/02/2057m 12s

Fast and the Furious X: Fast Forever (Rerun)

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14/02/2046m 36s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 19: Hating Someone is like Drinking Poison

Follow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Editing by Chad EllisMatt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
07/02/201h 3m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 18: A Cooking Anime

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31/01/2049m 28s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 17: The Heist Begins...

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24/01/2049m 49s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 16: How do you get stuff back from heaven?

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17/01/2048m 5s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 15: The "Blueprint on the Table" Scene

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10/01/2039m 43s

Heaven Heist - ACT 1 Read Through

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02/01/2055m 46s

SLEIGHRUNNER - Christmas Rerun

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26/12/191h 13m

Superman | #124

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19/12/191h 1m

Hallmark Christmas Movie Bonanza! | #123

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12/12/1957m 15s

Pixar's Shoes | #122

Pixar ran out of ideas for movies about inanimate objects that have feelings and can talk and need to learn human lessons, so we step up and give their tried and true formula a run for its money!Follow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
06/12/1955m 1s

Pokemon Roulette | #121

The Story Boys take a spin on the Pokedex Roulette to see what EGGcelent Pokemon is going on an adventure this week.Follow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
29/11/191h 2m

Maclunkey! The Greedo Movie | #120

The newest release of Star Wars on Disney+ has Greedo exclaim "Maclunkey!" before he meets his untimely fate at the hands of Han Solo. This week, we dive into what that word could mean...Follow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
22/11/191h 8m

Same Title, New Movie - AFI Top 100 Edition | #119

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15/11/191h 11m

The Sexiest Movie Ever (feat. Beth May) | #118

Follow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwongand guest Beth May is @HeyBethMay
08/11/191h 12m

The Sexiest Movie Ever (feat. Beth May)

Follow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwongFeature Guest Beth May is @HeyBethMay
08/11/191h 11m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 14: All you gotta do is breathe...

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01/11/191h 7m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 13: Hurry up and kill me!

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24/10/1955m 38s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 12: Goodbye, Bambi.

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17/10/1959m 16s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 11: You Do the Chicken Dance!

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10/10/191h 2m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 10: Not Everyone’s Cut Out To Be a Criminal

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04/10/1954m 31s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 9: Amorphous Naked Man Couch

We ask the tough questions such as what is death? How does reincarnation work? Can you have vices in Heaven with free will? Note: Some spoilers for Season 1 of The Good Place.Follow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
26/09/191h 11m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 8: A Taste of Heaven

Why does every movie use a defibrillator to bring someone back from the dead, and can the story boys avoid this cliche? No. No they can't.
19/09/191h 10m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 7: Sex Butler Robots

We ask the tough questions such as what is death? How does reincarnation work? Can you have vices in Heaven with free will? Note: Some spoilers for Season 1 of The Good Place.Follow us on TwitterJoin the Facebook group!Matt Arnold is @mattlarnoldWill Campos is @willbcamposFreddie Wong is @fwong
13/09/191h 8m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 6: "They'll let anyone in these days..."

Jin gets picked up by his grandma this week as we dive deeper into the background philosophical and theological groundwork of heaven, discover that we have broken all movies and stories irreparably, figure out a better word for grandfather, and Will gives us a piping hot take about his beef with Fast and the Furious 5. There's a new subreddit! Follow us on Twitter Join the Facebook group! Matt Arnold is @mattlarnold Will Campos is @willbcampos Freddie Wong is @fwong
06/09/191h 13m

Heaven Heist - Sc. 5: The Gates of Heaven

We arrive at the pearly gates amidst some more worldbuilding around our afterlife, including talking about the Albert Brooks classic "Defending Your Life!" Follow us on Twitter Join the Facebook group! Matt Arnold is @mattlarnold Will Campos is @willbcampos Freddie Wong is @fwong
29/08/1950m 11s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 4: A Bitchin' Car Chase!

Cut to the chase, baby! We lay some theological groundwork for the scenes ahead and talk a bit about why car chases are hard to write! Follow us on Twitter Join the Facebook group! Matt Arnold is @mattlarnold Will Campos is @willbcampos Freddie Wong is @fwong
22/08/1956m 55s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 3: "Did you just hang up on your mom?"

The gang makes a clean getaway... almost! We lay some more groundwork for Gin, talk about scenes with phones, and set up for the oncoming chase... Follow us on Twitter Join the Facebook group! Matt Arnold is @mattlarnold Will Campos is @willbcampos Freddie Wong is @fwong
15/08/1955m 19s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 2: Stacks of Cold Hard Cash

The heist of a currency exchange kiosk, in all its "montage playing over credits" glory! We discuss the intricacies of a good heist, what important information to reveal when, come up with a good "bad guy" character, and also come up with a good 24 porn spinoff! Follow us on Twitter Join the Facebook group! Matt Arnold is @mattlarnold Will Campos is @willbcampos Freddie Wong is @fwong
08/08/1950m 59s

Heaven Heist - Sc. 1: "You're going to hell, you know that?"

We meet the gang of criminals taking a moment before their heist to pray for good fortune... Follow us on Twitter Join the Facebook group! Matt Arnold is @mattlarnold Will Campos is @willbcampos Freddie Wong is @fwong
30/07/1950m 14s

Heaven Heist - Prelude: Breaking the Story

We break the story of Heaven Heist, in preparation for writing the script, scene by scene, every week!
23/07/191h 3m

Doctor Mario | #117

Doctor Mario goes to college!? Also, the Story Boys have a big announcement about the future of Story Break.
16/07/1958m 8s

Atari's Breakout | #116

Atari's Breakout has been begging for a 200 million dollar blockbuster ever since it was released in 1976. Well, 33 years later, 3, 30 somethings, take 3 times 20 minutes to finally break a story worthy of the arcade masterpiece.
10/07/191h 12m

Star Wars: A Murder on the Orbital Express | #115

We forgo our usual descent into wikipedia, to instead, dive into the wild world of WOOKIEEPEDIA! The #1 source for all things Star Wars. Will the Story Boys be able to craft an intelligible story from 3 random Star Wars articles? Can they craft a mystery so compelling that Hercule Poirot himself would be pulling out his notepad? You don't have to be the world's greatest detective to answer that question. They do... Or do they?
02/07/191h 4m

Geedis and the Land of Ta | #114

We tackle another one of the internet's great mystery. Who is the lovable creature known as Geedis? Who will rule The Land of Ta? Can milk power starships? Find out in this groovy episode of Story Break!
25/06/191h 6m

The Big Guy | #113

Whats the story behind the big guys in all those action movies? You know the ones. They're 7 feet tall. Don't talk. Often bald. The hero always hurts their fist trying to punch them. The villains talk down to them and disrespect them. But they must have their own wants and dreams, right?
18/06/191h 7m

Charmin Bears | #112

Freddie has not slept. Matt is late because of his new baby. And Will desperately tries to update Shakespeare for a modern, butt-wiping audience.
11/06/191h 9m

What's Eating Gilbert Grape | #111

We try to make a classic Gothic Romance from our vague memories of this pre-Titanic Leo flick. It's not quite as sexy a movie as we remember.
04/06/191h 4m

James Bong: BLUNTRIPPER | #110

We take something Matt accidentally said and make, yes, a sick weed movie out of it aw yeah!
28/05/191h 5m

n o t h i n g | #109

From the story void, we conjure a tale about man and cats.
21/05/191h 6m

Movie Based on a Band Name | #108

We take a random band name and make the most patriotic sci-fi movie of all time...
14/05/191h 10m

Flat Earth | #107

The Earth is FLAT... and it's up to Bryce and Slarlar of the Darksiders to save their races and inflate Earth with the magma from the Necrosun! Thank you to Bryce for the suggestion this week!
06/05/191h 11m

Disney: Endgame | #106

Forget about comic books - what if EVERY Disney IP merged together for gigantic multi-feature series? We attempt to visualize what this fan fest might look like! Note: NO Avengers Endgame spoilers here (because we all hadn't seen it yet). Warning: This episode contains Freddie's very bad interpretation of a Cajun? French accent? We're still unsure.
30/04/191h 14m

"Bad" + Random Profession ft. Beth May | #105

Beth May (@heybethmay) joins us as we pair the adjective "Bad" with a randomly generated profession, ala Bad Santa, Bad Moms, Bad Lieutenant, etc.!
23/04/191h 9m

First | #104

A movie about what happens when the biggest influencer in the world gives his channel away... special guest appearance from Freddie's mom!
16/04/1957m 29s

Face/Off 2: Faces Wild | #103

We do the sequel to the greatest American action movie ever made!
08/04/191h 5m

Sensory Deprivation Horror Movie | #102

Fred Durst joins us as we take a human sense and wrangle yet another horror movie out of depriving it!
01/04/191h 5m

Casablanca 2: Ilsa's Revenge | #101

The sequel to one of the greatest films of all time, no big deal Matt Arnold is @mattlarnold Will Campos is @willbcampos Freddie Wong is @fwong
26/03/191h 4m

Second Chances | #100

We tackle breaks from the first ONE HUNDRED EPISODES we feel deserve a second chance... Matt Arnold is @mattlarnold Will Campos is @willbcampos Freddie Wong is @fwong because he got on Twitter way before those two
19/03/191h 14m

Apex Legends | #99

We jump into the Apex Legends feature film, and pitch the story to some unwitting gamers
12/03/191h 3m

A Saint, a Cricket Player, and a Pony (Wiki Roulette) | #98

Matt's triumphant return as we try to break a wiki roulette inside my van parked outside his apartment , with a very special trailer...
05/03/1959m 19s

A Story for Matt's Daughter | #97

Matt tasks us with coming up with a children's book story for his brand new daughter! Warning: This episode is extremely wholesome.
26/02/1958m 44s

Pirates of the Caribbean | #96

Ahoy mateys! We take on a new pirate movie and even visit the new and improved ride at Disneyland! Yarr!
19/02/1954m 30s

Dad's Office | #95

We tackle a feature film for a kid adventure movie project we're Actually Working On!
12/02/191h 8m

Fireball Island! | #94

The steamy feature film of the Milton Bradley island adventure board game from the 80s!
04/02/191h 6m

Will's First Story | #93

The first story Will ever wrote when he was 8 years old! It's about dragons!
28/01/191h 3m

The Devil Went Down to Georgia | #92

We turn the Charlie Daniels' classic into a film with a protagonist you might not expect...
21/01/191h 9m

Tony Hawk's Skate Jam | #91

Radical! We build a Space Jam sequel based off of a tweet from the Hawkman!
14/01/191h 11m

Bird Box | #90

We ALL somehow missed Bird Box, so we attempt to crack the movie based on the poster and marketing materials alone! Films discussed include The Birds, A Quiet Place, Annihilation, and two episodes from our show Dimension 404 - Cinethrax and Impulse!
04/01/191h 9m

2018 Lighting Round | #89

We tackle a lightning round - this time, random selections from our big internal list of episode ideas that we haven't touched.
28/12/181h 1m

Poopsie Surprise! | #88

We're joined by podcast editor Cameron Covell to break Poopsie Surprise - this holiday season's hottest scatalogical children's toy!
21/12/181h 0m

The Boys are Back in Town (ft. Brian Firenzi) | #87

The BOYS ARE BACK so Brian Firenzi, fellow VGHS writer and the funniest man alive, joins us to break Thin Lizzy's The Boys are Back in Town!
15/12/181h 10m

Super Smash Bros. | #86

A movie about Smash Brothers? With all those characters!? How!? Find out by listening to this episode!
08/12/181h 15m

Cruisin' USA | #85

Everyone's favorite(?) quarter suckin' road racin' arcade machine gets the feature film treatment!
30/11/181h 5m

I, Chocula | #84

General Mills put out the call, and we answer with a movie about everyone's favorite breakfast vampire!
23/11/181h 2m

Bridget Jones Jr: The Last Resort | #83

We play Wikiroulette once again, and end up with a movie that combines giant mechanical fast food restaurants in the post apocalypse, Papa Roach, and the final entry Bridget Jones's Diary saga!
17/11/181h 6m

Drop Bear | #82

We tackle some Australian folklore - a horror film about the terrifying DROP BEAR!
10/11/181h 9m

Boba Fett | #81

The galaxy's most feared bounty hunter Boba Fett finally gets a sweet movie of his own that's definitely still happening at Disney yup yup!
02/11/181h 7m

Arcade Classics (Lightning Round!) | #80

We have one hour to break FIVE arcade classics in our first ever lightning round episode! On the docket: Frogger, Burgertime, Paper Boy, Donkey Kong Jr., and Ms. Pacman!
26/10/181h 4m

The Zybourne Clock | #79

We dive into a bit of obscure internet history and make a movie out of it!
20/10/181h 10m

The "Friends" Reunion Movie (ft. Riley Rose Critchlow) | #78

We team up with fellow Friends enthusiast Riley Rose Critchlow, host of HAGS Podcast and star of Anime Crimes Division, to break a totally normal straight ahead movie for 90s sitcom Friends that has absolutely zero video game elements in it.
12/10/181h 11m

Bowsette | #77

Against our better judgment, we return to video games to tackle the story of the internet fan art sensation known as Bowsette! The trailer features the vocal talents of Penny Parker (https://twitter.com/snapscube) and Beth May (https://twitter.com/heybethmay)
10/10/181h 2m

Tearjerker (w/ Beth May) | #76

We team up with our friend Beth May to bring you a horror movie designed to MAKE YOU CRY!
10/10/181h 2m

Save the Cat! | #75

We turn Blake Snyder's classic on screenwriting and turn it into an ill-advised movie!
10/10/181h 3m

Warhammer: Blood Bowl | #74

We tackle (YES THE PUN WORKS FINALLY) Warhammer's take on American football - Blood Bowl! Plus a new ending segment - an audio trailer of the movie!
14/09/181h 4m

Hungry Hungry Hippos | #73

We tackle the original button masher - Hungry Hungry Hippos AND debut a new elevator pitch format!
07/09/181h 0m

Time Travel Hitler Assassination | #72

We finally tackle time travel, and we're gonna try and kill Hitler!
07/09/1857m 57s

Kangaroo + Tennis | #71

Ain't no rule says a kangaroo CAN'T play tennis!
07/09/181h 3m

Heaven Heist | #70

We break the most ridiculous heist movie ever, which came from a side idea generated while writing a script for an actual project. This one's an original!
07/09/181h 3m

The Frasier Reboot | #69

Matt and Will lead a bewildered Freddie along the path of what a Frasier reboot might look like!
07/09/181h 4m

Army of Metal | #68

The team cultivates the seed of an idea that was planted when Freddie and Matt walked by Autopia at Disneyland last weekend.
07/09/1858m 54s

Kingdom Hearts | #67

I can't believe we are attempting the insane JRPG/Disney mashup that is Kingdom Hearts. Also, enjoy our new segment "Matt Explains Things to Moms!"
07/09/181h 6m

The Kool Aid Man | #66

Oh yeah! Everyone's favorite sentient glass jug of refreshing high-fructose corn syrup soft drink gets his own movie! Oh yeahhh!
07/09/181h 4m

Rock, Paper, Scissors | #65

We take the internationally beloved game of rock, paper, scissors and make a movie out of it!
07/09/181h 4m

Waluigi | #64

Wahhh! It's Luigi's... brother? Alter ego? Frenemy? Wahhh!
07/09/181h 1m

Mission: Impossible 2: Two | #63

This is the sequel that literally everyone wants and is asking for all the time both in real life and online constantly.
07/09/1858m 59s

Smokey Bear | #62

We grizzled veterans take on the fire safety mascot Smokey Bear! Movies discussed and referenced include Paddington (both of 'em), Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, A Serious Man, and Take Shelter
07/09/181h 2m

Guess Who? | #61

We extract a beautiful, heartwarming story of love and loss out of a very boring board game. If you're looking to school your friends in Guess Who, check this out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRlbNOno5VA
07/09/181h 2m

Fortnite | #60

We somehow make sense of the raw insanity of the world's most popular video game Fortnite! Everyone and their mother plays this game so I guess we should definitely do a podcast episode on this huh? Gotta get them clicks!
07/09/181h 9m

Creepy Crawlers | #59

The team tackles an always difficult horror movie and come up with something mega creepy and mega crawly based off the hit latex bug baking toy!
07/09/181h 10m

Nuclear Family | #58

We draw from our list of ideas to break the story for an action thriller set... during MOVING DAY! Also don't forget to check out Freddie's guest appearance on Who Shot Ya? this week as well!
07/09/1859m 38s

Laurel or Yanny | #57

The thrilling YA feature film adaptation of the audio-based perceptual internet craze that's setting the internet ablaze! Follow these righteous teens as they rebel against society for love and stuff!
07/09/1859m 48s

Avengers: Infinity War 2 | #56

Warning: Infinity War spoilers abound! But if you want to know how the next Avengers will end, look no further as we crack the story for Avengers: Infinity War 2! Marvel Babies! Maybe. We're working on that title still. We get deep into the MCU and Infinity War on this one!
07/09/181h 11m

Mr. Clean | #55

We adapt Mr. Clean, everyone's favorite bald cleaning dude, into a feature film! Discussions include thoughts about arcs for magical characters, the Disney classic Mary Poppins, and deep philosophical musings on the nature of cleanliness.
07/09/181h 4m

Ski Free | #54

The team summits yet another mountain - this time, the snowy slopes of classic 90s Windows survival horror masterpiece Ski Free.
07/09/181h 10m

Space Mountain | #53

This week the team breaks the story behind the best theme park attraction you'll never see: Space Mountain!
07/09/181h 6m

Carmen Sandiego ft. Elyse Willems | #52

The team is joined by Elyse Willems to discuss the most important question: where in the world is Carmen Sandiego?
07/09/181h 26m

Nickelodeon GUTS | #51

We kick off MaxFunDrive 2018 with an attempt to summit the Aggro Crag of story adaptations: Beloved 90s Nickelodeon game show GUTS! We delve into the mechanics of teen "coming of age" stories and the "Jumanji" archetype.
07/09/181h 21m

Stretch Armstrong | #50

The team attempts to break the story behind the incredible stretchy-man figure.
07/09/181h 0m

Kirby ft. Ashly Burch | #49

This week the team is joined by voice-actress-extraordinaire Ashly Burch to break the story behind the everyone's favorite living vacuum cleaner, Kirby!
07/09/181h 8m

E.T. 2 - The Extra Tworestrial | #48

The team starts with Steven Spielberg's scrapped E.T. 2 pitch and try to make a sequel out of everyone's favorite bicycle-flying alien.
07/09/1857m 37s

Limo-scream | #47

What happens when Buried meets Cabin in the Woods? This high-octane slasher film that takes place entirely in a limousine!
07/09/1859m 37s

Stardew Valley: Monster Hunter | #46

After getting a split-result on a poll, the team blends the story of two of today's hottest games: Stardew Valley and Monster Hunter: World!
07/09/181h 9m

Grover Cleveland (1st Term) vs Unicorns | #45

The team randomly pairs a former U.S President with a monster in honor of President's Day and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.
07/09/181h 4m

The Surgeon's Baby Surgeon | #44

In honor of Valentine's Day, the team takes a name from a list of computer-generated harlequin romance novel titles.
07/09/181h 0m

Mario | #43

The team is joined by the creator of @SuperMarioFact, Alex Lemley, to break the potential story behind the upcoming Mario movie!
07/09/181h 10m

The SPLURGE | #42

In honor of The Purge, the team attempts to break the story of THE SPLURGE! For 12 hours only, all shopping is FREE!
07/09/181h 12m

Duke Nukem | #41

This week the team attempts to break the story of gaming's beefiest boy: Duke Nukem!
07/09/181h 12m

Chess | #40

The team tackles the greatest board game that involves an 8x8 board and little horsies - Chess! Thanks to @ LordKyler and @thanksmitchell for sending this in!
07/09/181h 14m

Joe Camel | #39

The team tries to break the story behind the controversial mascot of smoking: Joe Camel!
07/09/181h 1m

Why Did The Chicken Cross The Road? | #38

The team starts asking the real questions this week: why DID the chicken cross the road?
07/09/181h 7m

Star Wars Episode IX: A New Rebellion | #37

After watching The Last Jedi, the team tries to break the next movie in the Star Wars universe!
07/09/181h 12m

Sleighrunner | #36

The team rolls the story cubes and must develop a story based on Christmas! Get ready for Sleighrunner (Bourne meets Jingle All The Way)!
07/09/181h 13m

Jurassic World 3 | #35

This week the team is tasked with writing the third movie in the Jurassic World series!
07/09/181h 5m

Contra | #34

This week the team attempts to break the story of the game that has been known to "break" lesser players.
07/09/181h 12m

Freddie's Dream | #33

This week the team tries to break the story behind a dream Freddie had!
07/09/181h 16m

Burger King Kids Club | #32

In honor of our start on Maximum Fun, the team attempts to break the story of the Burger King Kids Club!
07/09/181h 13m

Chuck E. Cheese | #31

The team attempts to break the story of the legendary and slightly terrifying children's entertainer: Chuck E Cheese!
07/09/181h 3m

Aunt Beru: A Star Wars Story | #30

The team deep dives on Aunt Beru (of Tatooine fame) and breaks a new feature-length film in the Star Wars universe!
07/09/181h 4m

Garlic Salt (Tis the Seasoning) | #29

The team is tasked with breaking the story behind a random Wiki entry: 'garlic salt'. A spooky yet tasty romance ensues!
07/09/1858m 41s

XCOM feat. Duncan Jones | #28

The team joins forces with director Duncan Jones to break the story of the classic strategy game franchise: XCOM.
07/09/181h 6m

Vengeance Dad | #27

Taken. The Foreigner. Nothing is scarier than a father wronged. The team attempts to break the story of a dad on a mission.
07/09/181h 7m

Teen Bond | #26

You all know the story behind the debonair secret agent. Now feast your ears on his origin story!
07/09/181h 7m

Star Wars - The Last Jedi | #25

The team cracks one of the largest and most popular franchises in history: Star Wars!
07/09/181h 13m

Scholastic: Internet | #24

Take a ride with us on our "future" keyboard as we take on the evil V.I.R.U.5! Check out the inspiration here
07/09/181h 9m

Crazy Taxi | #23

Come take a ride with us as the team tries to crack the twisty-turny story behind Crazy Taxi!
07/09/181h 10m

Steven King's I.T. | #22

The team takes you behind the scenes of the 100% faithful adaptation of Steven King's I.T. Watch the video version!
07/09/1859m 44s

Flo from Progressive | #21

The team attempts to break the story of the incredible insurance legend: Flo! Watch the video version!
07/09/181h 7m

Galaxy Trucker | #20

The team takes a crack at breaking the story for the intergalactic transport industry. Watch the video version!
07/09/1857m 28s

Where's Waldo | #19

The team tackles one of the world's most important question: Where is Waldo? Watch the video version!
07/09/181h 1m

Sonic | #18

The team attempts to crack the story of everyone's "favorite" speedy hedgehog. Watch the video version!
07/09/1857m 49s

Wiki Roulette | #17

The team selects random topics from the world's favorite wiki and combines them into a coming-of-age film! Watch the video version!
07/09/181h 13m

PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS | #16

The team tackles the story behind the latest craze in gaming: PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS! Watch the video version!
07/09/181h 18m

Dirty Dan | #15

The man. The myth. The legend. After weeks of suspense, the team finally unboxes the story behind DIRTY DAN! Watch the video version!
07/09/181h 15m

Magic: The Gathering | #14

The team sits down with the brother-extraordinaire, Jimmy Wong, to break the story behind Magic: The Gathering. Watch the video version!
07/09/181h 18m

Catan | #13

The team breaks the story around a beloved board game series. You won't believe what happens next! Watch the video version!
07/09/181h 14m

Story Cubes | #12

The team rolls the dice and gets to work breaking a story based on the results! Watch the video version!
07/09/181h 4m

ARMS | #11

We play ARMS for the first time and try to break it's story using the "rich" lore provided by Nintendo! Watch the video version!
07/09/1858m 34s

Metroid | #10

We try to crack the story of the newly announced Metroid game! Watch the video version!
07/09/181h 1m

Love Love | #9

The challenge: crack a story that's trending on Twitter. You won't believe what happens next!
07/09/181h 1m

Fast Forever | #8

We give our pitch is for Fast & The Furious 10: Fast Forever!
07/09/1842m 50s

The Boss Baby | #7

We give our hot take on what we believe The Boss Baby is about based on just the name and the trailers.
07/09/181h 18m

Clippy the Microsoft Paperclip ft. Elyse Willems | #6

We tackle a feature film based on everyone's favorite Microsoft Office assistant: Clippy, the sentient paperclip.
07/09/181h 26m

Monopoly | #5

We tackle a feature film based on Hasbro's Monopoly, the beloved board game that nobody ever plays right.
07/09/181h 21m

The Kellogg’s Cinematic Universe | #4

Where we lay the foundation for numerous feature films and Netflix series set within the Kellogg's cereal cinematic universe.
07/09/181h 15m

Jumper | #3

Where we attempt to crack a story for Jumper, a movie from 2008 about a teleporting teen.
07/09/181h 19m

The Jar Jar Binks Movie | #2

Where we single-handedly turn one of Star Wars' most hated characters into the greatest hero who's ever lived a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...
07/09/181h 14m

The Legend of Zelda | #1

Where we finally answer what a show based on Nintendo's classic The Legend of Zelda might look like.
07/09/181h 36m
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