Sass Effect



Faced with the prospect of being over-the-hill as women in games media, former Maude Garretts Geek Bomb misfits Tegan and Lee decided to launch a fortnightly podcast talking about games and offering unsage advice to listeners. Boozy beverage in hand.


  • Episode 30 : LIVE from PAX Australia!

    Episode 30 : LIVE from PAX Australia!

    31/10/2018 Duración: 35min

    Guess whose back, back again? Sass make a triumphant return to the internet waves just in time for PAX 2018. And they've picked up some super secret spoilers when they were there. Tune in to hear the goss as they continue their trend of offering life advice they are in no way qualified to be dishing out!

  • Episode 29 : Forged in the Bowels of the Internet

    Episode 29 : Forged in the Bowels of the Internet

    17/05/2017 Duración: 37min

    This week Tegan returns (for real this time!) with a full report on her Japanese adventures, including the glory of Tokyo 7-11s, Disney Sea rides, Samurai Joe’s mad skills and how the Kawaii Monster Cafe may be entirely in her head. Meanwhile, Lee has a cautionary tale about jaywalking with your phone and celebrates a glorious decade of hard labor. We also talk Ticket to Earth, Wondergirl and take a deep dive on What Remains of Edith Finch!

  • Episode 28 : Old People Look Like Skeletor

    Episode 28 : Old People Look Like Skeletor

    02/05/2017 Duración: 56min

    This week Sass goes international! Old mate Tegan totally joins us in a completely legit way live via satellite from Japan as we talk finishing Mass Effect, dramu in the gaming press and whether Rick’s pressure cooker could make banana-based atomic weapons. Lee also tells us how much she loves Bill Nye, and Nate attempts to explain nuclear fission. We think.

  • Episode 27 : Jesus Killers Dont Get Pie

    Episode 27 : Jesus Killers Don't Get Pie

    17/04/2017 Duración: 01h14min

    Our Easter Extravaganza gets loose AF this week as Tegan & Lee are joined by Rick and Dr Nate to talk problems in Andromeda, John Howard’s Easter Apology, the best easter eggs in gaming, the science of dark chocolate and more. Also, Nate tries to convince us Flavornoids actually exist while Rick attempts to justify his Destiny 2 collectors' edition knapsack.

  • Episode 26 : Youre The Birthday Boy Or Girl!

    Episode 26 : You're The Birthday Boy Or Girl!

    03/03/2017 Duración: 01h09min

    Sass turns one in this birthday extravaganza episode! Tegan & Lee are joined once more by producer Rick “sickburns” Salter to talk Tegan’s journey to middle earth, Lee’s fencing victory, Horizon Zero Dawn, the Nintendo Switch launch, teaching kids to code and the Gwent beta. We also answer all your questions, discuss correct birthday party etiquette and how Milo ruined Milo…forever.

  • Episode 25 : Cake For Breakfast w/Nate Bramley

    Episode 25 : Cake For Breakfast w/Nate Bramley

    03/02/2017 Duración: 45min

    This week, Tegan & Lee are joined by old mate Nate Bramley to discuss the Good Game cancellation dramu, high speed pooping, whether cake is good for breakfast, apocalypse survival techniques, the bitter truth about cold coffee and how philosophy fucks up your fitbit. Also submissive cockroaches.