Lightning Strikes Thrice

A JRPG games club podcast

About the show

Lightning Strikes Thrice is a JRPG games club podcast. Play along with us as we discuss the people and events that take place in the myriad series in the genre.

Episodes

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    Episode 68: Xenosaga Episode I - Proto Merkabah

    March 7th, 2021  |  Season 6  |  56 mins 13 secs
    anime, games, jrpg, xenosaga

    In this episode we fight Albedo, destroy a Jewish orbital laser and arrive back on 2nd Miltia safely to end the game.

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    Episode 67: Xenosaga Episode I - Song of Nephillim

    February 21st, 2021  |  Season 6  |  1 hr 9 mins
    anime, games, jrpg, xenosaga

    In this episode we find out what's up with Albedo then kill him before heading to final destination for our EVO showcase.

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    Episode 66: Xenosaga Episode I - Kukai Foundation Rescue

    February 7th, 2021  |  Season 6  |  50 mins 31 secs
    anime, games, jrpg, xenosaga

    In this episode we revisit the Kukai Foundation now under attack by the Gnosis and do our damndest to save the civilians.

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    Episode 65: Xenosaga Episode I - Encephalon Dive

    January 24th, 2021  |  Season 6  |  53 mins 45 secs
    anime, games, jrpg, xenosaga

    In this weeks episode we dive into a robot to get some data, do a bunch of other bullshit instead and somehow still get the data needed to prove our innocence in the destruction of the Woglinde.

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    Episode 64: Xenosaga Episode I - Kukai Foundation Cutscenes

    January 10th, 2021  |  Season 6  |  40 mins 37 secs
    anime, games, jrpg, xenosaga

    In this episode we watch a lot of cutscenes and debate wether the Durandal is a butt plug.

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    Episode 63: Xenosaga Episode I - Cathedral Ship

    December 27th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  1 hr 29 mins
    anime, games, jrpg, xenosaga

    In this episode we spend four hours in a single dungeon and thirty minutes debating about nihilism and it's representation via Cherenkov.

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    Episode 61: Xenosaga Episode I - Elsa To Cathedral Ship

    December 13th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  1 hr 18 mins
    anime, games, jrpg, xenosaga

    In this episode we spend twenty minutes delivering curry, rescue Ziggy and Momo from a hyper space battle, and meet Junior and do a small dungeon.

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    Episode 60: Xenosaga Episode I - Pleroma to Elsa

    November 29th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  46 mins 34 secs
    anime, games, jrpg, kos-mos, xenosaga

    In this episode we start hanging out with children, meet an albino and have a lot of technical problems.

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    Episode 59: Xenosaga Episode I - Escape From the Woglinde

    November 15th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  1 hr 20 mins
    anime, games, jrpg, xenosaga

    In this episode we get started on the narrative content of Xenosaga Episode I. We meet Shion Uzuki and her simp Allen Ridgeley, murder a drug addict, and learn that you shouldn't mess with the Zohar.

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    Episode 58: Xenosaga Episode I - Generalities

    November 1st, 2020  |  Season 6  |  46 mins 1 sec
    anime, games, jrpg, xenosaga

    This is the generalities for Xenosaga, in which we talk about the development history of Xenosaga, Ghost in the Shell, and if you can be a weeaboo if you're from Japan.

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    Episode 57: Shadow Hearts: Covenant - Sidequests and THE END

    October 11th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  1 hr 36 mins
    rpg, shadow hearts, video games

    The gang's all here, wrestlers are all queer, and we hope you like ghost stories, Mr. Yuri, YOU'RE IN ONE.

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    Episode 56: Shadow Hearts: Covenant - Japan Part 3 (to endgame)

    September 27th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  1 hr 37 mins
    rpg, shadow hearts, video games

    This is probably the single most ominous episode of the podcast that has come out to date. Tune in in two weeks when every single host gets hoisted for what they say on this one.

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    Episode 55: Shadow Hearts: Covenant - Japan Part 2 (to Kouenki)

    September 14th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  2 hrs 4 mins
    rpg, shadow hearts, video games

    T-T-T-Two Matts? It's double trouble as Japan repeats itself with reused bosses, returns to dungeons, and entering an identical volcano twice. And as a bonus - all sorts of technical difficulties!

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    LST Extreme - E1: Generalities and 1.0 Book Report

    August 29th, 2020  |  Season 4  |  49 mins 13 secs

    In this premier episode of a new podcast, we discuss the general mechanics of Final Fantasy 14 and provide a book report on the lore of the original now unplayable 1.0 version.

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    Episode 53: Shadow Hearts: Covenant - Japan Part 1

    August 10th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  1 hr 45 mins
    rpg, shadow hearts, video games

    Gwen takes a trip to Japan with us in Shadow Hearts: Covenant.

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    Patreon Sample: Boku No Stop! Premium S5E1 - Jotaro's Inside Story

    July 25th, 2020  |  49 mins 20 secs

    In today's episode of Boku No Stop! we discuss Jojo's Bizzare Adventure season two, episodes one and two. These are the ones where we meet Jotaro, learn about stands, and he defeats Noriaki.