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!
Dustin is back for a full episode! He's been on an awesome retro rampage and got a PS4. Josh is finally having some good luck and has been nerding out on MMOs. Scott got into the Heroes of the Storm technical alpha and talks about some retro gaming too.