This week Dustin is a trained instructor and Scott can marry people. In the news we talk about a new Need for Speed, the upgraded Switch is available, FCC filing for SNES controller on Switch, PS5 full details rumored to be coming in February, the Sega Genesis Mini’s commercial is excellent, overclocking an SNES in the BSNES emulator and Bithead1000’s fire breathing N64. Dustin played Max Payne and Scott started playing A Link Between Worlds again. Enjoy!
This week we laugh over the fact that bath water seems to be more valuable than ideas nowadays. In the news this week we talk about the Nintendo Switch Lite, a $60,000 pokemon card, Cuphead coming to Netflix, a music station from Korg on Switch, and Google DeepMind lurking on the StartCraft II ladder. Dustin has been playing Simon’s Quest a lot and Scott talks about Stranger Things Season 3 and Monster Boy on Switch. Enjoy!
Obviously is more Keanews but there is a lot of other news to cover as well. Some of the topics covered include Xbox Scarlett backwards compatibility, David Barascheski’s Gamecube/Wii portable, Mike Pondsmith isn’t playing identity politics, Breath of the Wild 2’s start, Wario Ecstasy and Elite Dangerous photos are amazing. Dustin has been playing Sonic Forces and Bloodstained while Scott played Gradius III’s new rom, Monster Boy on Switch, Cadence of Hyrule, and the Contra Collection. Enjoy!
This week is heavy on Keanu Reeves news, which is fun for everyone. Also in the news we touch a little on E3 2019, a new Contra game, TurboGrafx16 mini, Teslas playing Cuphead, Shenmue 3 delayed, PS 5 backwards compatibility news, and the curse of digital media. Dustin has been playing Spec Ops the Line while Scott played Contra anniversary collection. Enjoy!
This week Dustin's internal calendar has been off and Scott is getting anxious about the start to the college football season. In the news we have a moment of silence for the victims of the Jacksonville Madden Tournament shooting as well as discuss Streets of Rage 4, Xbox One's two year payment plan, The Last Blockbuster's beer, Owlboy creator makes an amazing fake Chrono Trigger sequel trailer, Onimusha HD, Dragon Quest XI's high review scores, Shovel Night Showdown, and Destiny 2 & God of War III being part of PS Plus of September. Dustin played more Alan Wake and Scott got to try Beat Saber on the HTC Vive. Enjoy!
This week Dustin is in full Halloween decoration mode and Scott is starting a restoration of a Rickenbacker Bass. In the news we discuss Filip Miucin's being fired from IGN for plagiarizing his Dead Cells review, IGN's official response to the plagiarism, the Variety write-up of Giant Bomb's 10th anniversary, Simon & Richter Belmont coming to Super Smash Bros, New Game Plus coming to God of War, and another OUYA update! Dustin has been playing and Flashback and Scott is learning Dead Cells. Enjoy!
This week Dustin makes progress on his quest to play all of the Ys games and Scott talks about the fun in making famous characters in Tiger Woods 2004. In the news we talk about the Uncharted fan film with Nation Fillion, Octopath Traveler selling well at retail, a typo causing the AI issues in Aliens Colonial Marines, a Virtual Boy Emulator for Oculus Rift, No Man's Sky big update and why we're impressed, and the emulator in Animal Crossing can actually play any NES game. Dustin play two Ys games, Final Fight, Bloodstained Curse of the Moon and found old PS2 memory cards. Scott reviews Ready Player One, played Mario Kart with his friend in Shanghai, and is trying to beat Jeromy's (Cartoon Retrocast) high score in Pinball for the NES. Enjoy!
This week is packed with news and listener feedback! Some of the topics include Castlevania Chronicles, Cyberpunk 2077's size, Paprium Delayed by Paypal, Henshin Enginger TurboGrafx 16 homebrew game, DOOM coming to Switch, Eve Online's biggest betrayal of all time, New Street Fighter 2 cart a fire hazard, Starfox 2 design documents, Campo Santo's reaction to PewDiePie's N-bomb, and Netflix's Final Fantasy XIV show, Nintendo making more SNES and NES Classics, and Round 3 of the Retro League tournament for 1992's best game. Since our last episode we've played some Chrono Trigger, Sonic Mania, Neo Turf Masters (Neo Geo), and a tiny bit of Final Fantasy IV.
This week Dustin and Scott are both mostly recovered from being under the weather. This week's news topics cover are a good update on the SNES Preservation Project, Shadow of War announcement leaked by Target, River City Ransom Kickstarter issues, Master Blaster Zero, the Nintendo Switch Pro Controller on PC, and YouTube TV. Enjoy!
This week Dustin proves his mobile game naming skills and Scott has an odd experience with streaming a home brew game. In the new this week we chat about Castlevania coming to Netflix, PlayStation r firmware 4.5 brings external drive support and the ability to watch 3D movies in PSVR, Polygon struggling with Nioh, Madden get the Super Bowl right again, Game Stop's Circle of Life, and Portal on the Hololens. Dustin defends Sonic Boom, is still making his way through Deus Ex, and finish Ratchet and Clank. Scott got an Xbox One S and has been playing backwards compatible Xbox 360 games. Enjoy!