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The Mandatory Downtime Podcast

The Mandatory Downtime Podcast, brought to you by The Gearbox Union, is a weekly podcast about everything and nothing for your listening pleasure. We discuss movies, technology, cartoons, gaming, animals, books, conventions, the internet, life's deepest/shallowest questions, comics, and much more. Its just good fun! Classic episodes 1-98 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast can be found here on the Gearbox Union's website: http://www.gearboxunion.com/podcast
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Now displaying: January, 2016
Jan 28, 2016

Hello Gearboxers and welcome to episode 140 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast! The crew of Chris, Aftyne, Dan the Roommate , and Lee talk about the new Harley Quinn/Suicide Squad controversy, the Five Nights At Freddy's World debacle, the glorious absurdity that is Salty Bet, the upcoming Supreme Court decision that will greatly affect the future of cosplay, the unlicensed high definition remake of Metal Gear Solid, Star Wars based hilarity in the Twitterverse, the sad spectacle that is people eating weird things on YouTube, this year's line of high powered Nerf weapons, the excellent Setsucon happening this weekend in State College that we will be attending, and much more!

Jan 21, 2016

Hello Gearboxers and welcome to a episode 139 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast! The crew of Chris, Aftyne, Matt, Lee and again special guest Dan the roommate pay tribute to the late Alan Rickman as well as talk about the new Suicide Squad trailer, the release of Homeworld: Deserts Of Kharak, Lee's epic fight with sea monsters, the people who the Powerball, Chris getting kick out of movie theaters, eSports coming to ESPN, Matt's scary late night visitors, the awesomeness of Tupperware Remix Party, and much more!

Jan 14, 2016

Hello Gearboxers and welcome to a episode 138 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast! The crew of Chris, Aftyne, and Lee along talk about our fond memories of the late David Bowie, trying to catch all the Mortys in the brand new Pocket Mortys from Adult Swim, our thoughts on the upcoming XCOM: Enemy Unknown 2, whether casual gaming is ruining gaming as a whole, what kind of characters we tend to play in games, our adventures dying in space horribly while playing the recently launched game Tharsis, and much more!

Jan 8, 2016

Hello Gearboxers and welcome to a episode 137 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast! The crew of Chris, Aftyne, Matt, and Lee along talk about how bad the majority of the eyes of the GBU are, the upcoming Rick And Morty mobile game, the recently betting controversy in Counter Strike: Global Offensive, how awesome the Dota 2 International tournament is, old Adult Swim cartoons, their misadventures in Don't Starve, the sad story of Erin of Esurance, Quentin Tarantino attempting to go up against Star Wars with Hateful 8, and much more!

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