Everything To Guppy

A near-daily podcast about the items and lore in the Binding Of Isaac.

About the show

William Hughes (The A.V. Club) and Gary Butterfield (Watch Out for Fireballs!) get together four times a week to talk through every single item, trinket, boss, monster, and, really, everything in Edmund McMillen's "The Binding Of Isaac". New, bite-sized episodes come out every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Episodes

  • Episode 397: Virgo

    January 7th, 2020  |  12 mins 59 secs

    It was said by the witch-touched that a fox's skull, properly immersed in lambic, would resonate when Gray Magicks were afoot.

  • Episode 396: Lokii

    January 5th, 2020  |  12 mins 35 secs

    He had harvested it himself, after a drunken and miserable night spent with his flensing knife in the Fox Pits on the far edge of the village's territory.

  • Episode 395: Leo

    January 4th, 2020  |  11 mins 6 secs

    He wondered idly whether there was a magic at work here, gently fingering the fragment of fox skull he kept on a blackened chain around his neck.

  • Episode 394: Cancer (Item)

    January 2nd, 2020  |  11 mins 6 secs

    But even through his poorly distilled senses, the hunter could sense a rising echo on the air, riding the continuing screams like a banshee in search of blood.

  • Episode 393: Aries

    December 31st, 2019  |  11 mins 32 secs

    His steps wavered slightly as he crossed the haphazardly cobbled streets, still unsteady from the effects of the pitch-black gin he consumed every evening.

  • Episode 392: Lucky Toe

    December 29th, 2019  |  10 mins 54 secs

    The night was like a tomb built out of haunted, blood-soaked darkness as the hunter embarked on his sanguine business once again.

  • Episode 391: Taurus

    December 28th, 2019  |  9 mins 18 secs

    Matheson left his dogs behind; instead, they feasted on the entrails of one of the ravens that followed their master everywhere his dark purpose took him.

  • Episode 390: Unicorn Stump

    December 26th, 2019  |  11 mins 48 secs

    There were no words exchanged between the hunter and the mayor; just a leather bag of gold, pregnant with the stink of bribery, passed from one hand to the next.

  • Episode 389: Pandora's Box

    December 24th, 2019  |  11 mins 14 secs

    When the knock came, trepidatious authority and all, at his door, Matheson was most of the way through strapping his various armaments to his scarred and grizzled thighs.

  • Episode 388: Daddy Longlegs

    December 22nd, 2019  |  17 mins 54 secs

    And the children of the town knew that he would begrudgingly pay for their tears and teeth, powerful components of the various fairy traps he kept strung all through the village's streets.

  • Episode 387: Converter

    December 21st, 2019  |  15 mins 20 secs

    In the Year Of The Crying Harvest, it had been the hunter who had driven the antivampyr from the land, burning his own blood in great quantities to drive the creature back.

  • Episode 386: Magic Fingers

    December 19th, 2019  |  12 mins 35 secs

    And yet, that same hated fate made him bold and potent in matters where self-preservation was considered an undesirable trait.

  • Episode 385: Butter Bean

    December 17th, 2019  |  14 mins 3 secs

    They could sense it, baked into his skin: The fel magics that marked him as permanently, and ultimately, fatally, doomed.

  • Episode 384: The Forgotten

    December 15th, 2019  |  25 mins 15 secs

    In all the world, only his dogs loved him; and even this was leavened with a healthy dosage of fear.

  • Episode 383: Krampus' Head

    December 14th, 2019  |  13 mins 19 secs

    He had been born cursed, as was not uncommon in that time, and had then taken upon himself a cursed vocation as well.

  • Episode 382: Satanic Bible

    December 12th, 2019  |  13 mins 55 secs

    The town's sullen hunter lived far from the village epicenter; so far removed that the more "respectable" doyens could assure themselves that the lingering stench of curse surrounding him was sufficiently dispelled.