ASMR Quest

by ASMR Quest

ASMR Quest
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 46
  • Last: 19 Feb 2018
What is ASMR? Can you learn it? Can you get better at it? What causes it? We sure as heck don’t know, so we’ve decided to embark on a quest to find out! We'll read Wikipedia, review ASMR videos, and delve into the darkest corners of the net to discover the dread secrets behind those tingles. Sit back, relax, and help us figure out just how deep this rabbit hole goes.

Episodes (46)

  • Ep 46: Just Two Fools
    Ep 46: Just Two Fools
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    Published: 19 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:54:01
    It’s a Valentine’s special, and as you might expect things get a little saucy in this episode. Our Main Quest focuses on erotic ASMR. We both prove to be fools in this episode. We have some very topical discussions relating to the hit song ... Read more →
    It’s a Valentine’s special, and as you might expect things get a little saucy in this episode. Our Main Quest focuses on erotic ASMR. We both prove to be fools in this episode. We have some very topical discussions relating to the hit song ... Read more →

  • Ep 45: Connect ASMR.jpg
    Ep 45: Connect ASMR.jpg
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    Published: 4 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:33:11
    Things get controversial in our most politically charged episode yet! Still not very politically charged though, this is an ASMR podcast, not a politics podcast. Our Main Quest this week focuses on FredsVoice ASMR. We talk a bit too long ab... Read more →
    Things get controversial in our most politically charged episode yet! Still not very politically charged though, this is an ASMR podcast, not a politics podcast. Our Main Quest this week focuses on FredsVoice ASMR. We talk a bit too long ab... Read more →

  • Ep 44: New and Improved Formula!
    Ep 44: New and Improved Formula!
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    Published: 23 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:31:16
    We’re sticking with our New Year’s resolution to become the best podcast in the world about ASMR. In this episode we debut our revised format! Ian shares his thoughts on advertising in ASMR News. In Hot Goss, we discuss a shady ASMR app and... Read more →
    We’re sticking with our New Year’s resolution to become the best podcast in the world about ASMR. In this episode we debut our revised format! Ian shares his thoughts on advertising in ASMR News. In Hot Goss, we discuss a shady ASMR app and... Read more →

  • Ep 43: New Chris-mas
    Ep 43: New Chris-mas
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    Published: 7 Jan 2018 Duration: 58:04
    We take a strong stance on Porgs to kick things off, you’re either with us or against us. In the Indulgence Corner, the #1 fan is crowned. We go on quite a few Side Quests this week. Ian takes a bold stance by criticizing Logan Paul. Our Ma... Read more →
    We take a strong stance on Porgs to kick things off, you’re either with us or against us. In the Indulgence Corner, the #1 fan is crowned. We go on quite a few Side Quests this week. Ian takes a bold stance by criticizing Logan Paul. Our Ma... Read more →

  • Ep 42: “Christmas Special”
    Ep 42: “Christmas Special”
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    Published: 24 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:56:17
    WARNING: This episode is only for experienced listeners. We got pretty drunk recording this and ramble a lot. We don’t really talk about Christmas or ASMR at all. It’s just two drunk guys hanging out, it gets really obvious as time goes on.... Read more →
    WARNING: This episode is only for experienced listeners. We got pretty drunk recording this and ramble a lot. We don’t really talk about Christmas or ASMR at all. It’s just two drunk guys hanging out, it gets really obvious as time goes on.... Read more →

  • Ep 41: You Won’t Believe this Weird Medical Treatment is Real!
    Ep 41: You Won’t Believe this Weird Medical Treatment is Real!
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    Published: 10 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:07:37
    John is getting into the Christmas spirit. Ian hates ALL Holidays. Our Main Quest focuses on Cranial Nerve Exams. What are they? Are they real? How do they relate to ASMR? OC pls don’t steal.
    John is getting into the Christmas spirit. Ian hates ALL Holidays. Our Main Quest focuses on Cranial Nerve Exams. What are they? Are they real? How do they relate to ASMR? OC pls don’t steal.

  • Ep 40: Thanksgiving
    Ep 40: Thanksgiving
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    Published: 26 Nov 2017 Duration: 38:59
    It’s a Thanksgiving special! We share some exciting advice for managing your precious time around the holidays. Ian invites a new guest onto the podcast. We throw some shade and do some backpedaling. For our Main Quest we investigate some T... Read more →
    It’s a Thanksgiving special! We share some exciting advice for managing your precious time around the holidays. Ian invites a new guest onto the podcast. We throw some shade and do some backpedaling. For our Main Quest we investigate some T... Read more →

  • Ep 39: Going Through Changes
    Ep 39: Going Through Changes
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    Published: 12 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:57:47
    Wow, this one’s a doozy. We’re trying out some new things with the podcast. We get a little off track a few times in this one, and we have the longest Side Quests segment to date. Our Main Quest this week is “Why is my Brain Tingling” by De... Read more →
    Wow, this one’s a doozy. We’re trying out some new things with the podcast. We get a little off track a few times in this one, and we have the longest Side Quests segment to date. Our Main Quest this week is “Why is my Brain Tingling” by De... Read more →

  • Ep 38: 2017 Halloween Special Part 2
    Ep 38: 2017 Halloween Special Part 2
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    Published: 31 Oct 2017 Duration: 52:48
    Part 2 of the Halloween special!
    Part 2 of the Halloween special!

  • Ep 37: 2017 Halloween Special Part 1
    Ep 37: 2017 Halloween Special Part 1
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    Published: 22 Oct 2017 Duration: 56:51
    Things get spooky on ASMR Quest as we celebrate Halloween!
    Things get spooky on ASMR Quest as we celebrate Halloween!

  • Ep 36: Bitchy ASMR
    Ep 36: Bitchy ASMR
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    Published: 15 Oct 2017 Duration: 24:17
    This week we discuss the trend of bitchy ASMR videos.
    This week we discuss the trend of bitchy ASMR videos.

  • Ep 35: Japanese ASMR
    Ep 35: Japanese ASMR
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    Published: 8 Oct 2017 Duration: 23:20
    This week we dive into the Japanese ASMR subreddit and discover the scummy underbelly of the Japanese ASMR world. There’s some good stuff there too, but that doesn’t sound as exciting.
    This week we dive into the Japanese ASMR subreddit and discover the scummy underbelly of the Japanese ASMR world. There’s some good stuff there too, but that doesn’t sound as exciting.

  • Ep 34: Jung’s Fundamental Archetypes
    Ep 34: Jung’s Fundamental Archetypes
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    Published: 1 Oct 2017 Duration: 38:24
    We discuss a heady subject relating to ASMR. A major secret of Ian’s is revealed. We check out all the recent activity on the ASMR subreddit. Our main quest this week focuses on the paper “Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR): a flow... Read more →
    We discuss a heady subject relating to ASMR. A major secret of Ian’s is revealed. We check out all the recent activity on the ASMR subreddit. Our main quest this week focuses on the paper “Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR): a flow... Read more →

  • Ep 33: Burger
    Ep 33: Burger
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    Published: 24 Sep 2017 Duration: 34:24
    Ian presents some editing challenges in this episode. Ian talks about issues ASMRtists are facing on YouTube. John went on several medical Side Quests. A popular segment makes a triumphant return. Our Main Quest this week focuses on “Blu St... Read more →
    Ian presents some editing challenges in this episode. Ian talks about issues ASMRtists are facing on YouTube. John went on several medical Side Quests. A popular segment makes a triumphant return. Our Main Quest this week focuses on “Blu St... Read more →

  • Ep 32: Thank You ASMRtists
    Ep 32: Thank You ASMRtists
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    Published: 20 Sep 2017 Duration: 47:41
    Ian learns the error of his ways and expresses some new ideas about IKEA. Our main quest focuses on W Magazine’s series of celebrities attempting to create ASMR videos. It’s an interesting idea, but the results are mixed. A surprise guest s... Read more →
    Ian learns the error of his ways and expresses some new ideas about IKEA. Our main quest focuses on W Magazine’s series of celebrities attempting to create ASMR videos. It’s an interesting idea, but the results are mixed. A surprise guest s... Read more →

  • Ep 31: Swedish Furniture ASMR
    Ep 31: Swedish Furniture ASMR
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    Published: 10 Sep 2017 Duration: 43:45
    This episode includes our most tingly intro ever, I gave myself tingles while I was editing it. We cover the final secrets in the Indulgences Corner and impart some wisdom of our own. Our main quest this week focuses on ““Oddly IKEA”: IKEA ... Read more →
    This episode includes our most tingly intro ever, I gave myself tingles while I was editing it. We cover the final secrets in the Indulgences Corner and impart some wisdom of our own. Our main quest this week focuses on ““Oddly IKEA”: IKEA ... Read more →

  • Ep 30: Chatting with Christa
    Ep 30: Chatting with Christa
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    Published: 3 Sep 2017 Duration: 42:51
    Ian was unavailable this week, so John brought in his friend Christa to discuss her experiences with ASMR. Christa has been watching ASMR videos for years and has a lot to say about them.
    Ian was unavailable this week, so John brought in his friend Christa to discuss her experiences with ASMR. Christa has been watching ASMR videos for years and has a lot to say about them.

  • Ep 29: ASMRtist Struggles
    Ep 29: ASMRtist Struggles
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    Published: 28 Aug 2017 Duration: 28:56
    Unfortunately we were unable to record a full episode this week, so instead we discuss some of the struggles faced by ASMRtists. The discussion mainly focuses on “7 Struggles ASMRtists Deal With (with a little ASMR)” by ASMR Darling. OC don... Read more →
    Unfortunately we were unable to record a full episode this week, so instead we discuss some of the struggles faced by ASMRtists. The discussion mainly focuses on “7 Struggles ASMRtists Deal With (with a little ASMR)” by ASMR Darling. OC don... Read more →

  • Ep 28: Fidget Spinner Anime
    Ep 28: Fidget Spinner Anime
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    Published: 21 Aug 2017 Duration: 28:36
    We were unable to record a proper episode this week, so here’s some nonsense from a few weeks ago. It’s us discussing our brilliant ideas for a children’s anime show about fidget spinning.
    We were unable to record a proper episode this week, so here’s some nonsense from a few weeks ago. It’s us discussing our brilliant ideas for a children’s anime show about fidget spinning.

  • Ep 27: Names and Vocabulary
    Ep 27: Names and Vocabulary
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    Published: 14 Aug 2017 Duration: 52:28
    The Arthur Corner gets jazzy this week. Ian reveals his new hashtag for our fans! Our main quest this week focused on Smithsonian Mag’s “How Researchers Are Beginning to Gently Probe the Science Behind ASMR” by Libby Copeland. OC don’t stea... Read more →
    The Arthur Corner gets jazzy this week. Ian reveals his new hashtag for our fans! Our main quest this week focused on Smithsonian Mag’s “How Researchers Are Beginning to Gently Probe the Science Behind ASMR” by Libby Copeland. OC don’t stea... Read more →