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Episode 37 - Happy Meals, Happy Games — Battle Of The Systems - MC Kids (NES) VS McDonald’s Treasureland (Genesis/Mega Drive)

Episode 37 - Happy Meals, Happy Games — Battle Of The Systems - MC Kids (NES) VS McDonald’s Treasureland (Genesis/Mega Drive)

June 30, 2020

We're back with Episode 37 -

In this episode Cody, Tim, and Eric catch up on what they've been playing and adding to their collections.

Plus, in our Battle Of The Systems: Battle Of The Systems - MC Kids (NES) VS McDonald's Treasureland (Genesis/Mega Drive)

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 2:18

Patreons - 12:36

Game Show - 22:04

Catching Up - 27:42

Battle Of The Systems - 1:57:20

 

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Episode 36 - Have a Coke and a GAME! - 6 Good Corporate Branded Games - News

Episode 36 - Have a Coke and a GAME! - 6 Good Corporate Branded Games - News

June 15, 2020

We're back for Episode 36

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and discuss "6 Good "Corporate Branded" Games". 

We are doing news for the first monthly episode and then "catching up" later in the month.

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions 4:27

Patreon 21:08

Upcoming Console Bonanza 31:40

News 57:30

Talking Tech 1:52:22

Eric's Take OUYA (@GAKAGAMMY) - 2:18:52

Tea Time With Tim - Vic-20 - 2:58:31

Danica's Review - Mario Party DS 3:11:36

6 Good Games 3:15:53

 

News -   

(Cody) Dan James – TMNT Pinball from Stern – Magnetic Pizza Spinner, Easy Ruleset, Krang is small- Glider controlled by the larger “Star Trek” button. 

https://www.ign.com/articles/teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles-stern-tmnt-pinball-machine-announced-first-video-images-and-details 

(Eric) Bridge Strike from the Amiga is now on the eshop for less than 2 dollars!  

(cody) Sonic 3D in 2D -  

http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/05/sonic-3d-in-2d-pc-fangame-that.html 

(Cody) 740 games for $5 

https://www.polygon.com/2020/6/6/21282580/best-video-game-bundle-ever 

(Eric) - PCE CD Support Added to MiSTer | RetroRGB  - https://www.retrorgb.com/pce-cd-support-added-to-mister.html 

(Cody) Evercade released June 5th. 

(Eric) Tiny Galaga - An Arcade classic as a tiny Amiga OCS/ECS Demake - http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/05/tiny-galaga-arcade-classic-as-tiny.html 

 

(Cody) Mortal Combat style face masks on Stone Age Gamer. 

https://stoneagegamer.com/fighting-game-ninja-mask-mortal-kombat-sub-zero-scorpian.html 

(Eric) 60th Sega Anniversary announcement - https://www.theverge.com/2020/6/2/21278762/sega-game-gear-micro-revealed-price-release-date 

4 colors – 4 games each 

(cody) Sega also announces “Fog Gaming” Concept 

(Eric) The Forever Extending Hungry Snake - There's another Snake on your C64! - Same guy that made Trace Sector 

- http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/06/the-forever-extending-hungry-snake.html#more 

(Tim) Mini PET – from The Future Was 8 Bit now on Pre-Order shipping soon – new PCB and chip kit to make your own PET, optional keyboard. Mini PET will fit inside a standard PET. Pre-built option will be available. This is made by Dave from Tynemouth Software who also made the SD2PET and the Penultimate Cart both products were adopted by TFW8B and refined to how they are now.  

https://www.thefuturewas8bit.com/mini-pet.html 

(Cody) 10MARC video series on the Amiga Video Toaster 

(Cody) NES Days of Thunder Prototype found by video game history foundation put together from multiple floppies coded back together.   https://t.co/2xHe4m8KK1?amp=1 

(Eric) The Outer Worlds released on Switch. FULL PRICE!! WHAT THE FUDGE!!?? - https://games.privatedivision.com/en/game/buy-outer-worlds-switch?&utm_source=GoogleSearc&utm_medium=Clicks&utm_term=OuterWorldsExactMatch&utm_content=US&utm_campaign=TheOuterWorldsSwitch 

 

(Tim) - BeamRacer – Plug in board for Commodore 64 in to the VIC-II socket, enhancement for Commodore 64 to do some new neat feaures and Functions – This is in development but looks amazing it also includes LumaFix to de-jailbar your C64’s screen. Will also work on NTSC and PAL C64’s, this is not a replacement for the VIC-II, its an enhancement. 

https://beamracer.net/ 

(Cody) Maneater 

(Tim) Soul Force – Sarah Jane Avory .. development work begun on MegaDrive version, however could we get the C64 version first! 

(Tim) - Sad news that Our Sinclair from Amigos is now on permanent hiatus – Boat has a new job so will not have enough time to continue Our Sinclair – Should we pick up the slack and create a Sinclair show!?  (Not just Our Sinclair – All their shows except Amigos and ARG Presents!!! - Eric) 

(Tim) - New C64 game from new coder - @Heysmaker64 on Twitter and Twitch C64 streamer has released his first C64 game Mario’s Cement Factory and conversion of the 1983 LCD game and watch release from Nintendo, pick it up on itch.io now. 

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Thank you to Tim Drew, Henrik Ladefoged, Jim Tessier, Roy Fielding, Garry Heather, Matthew Ackerman, Josh Malone, Daniel James, 10MARC, Eric Sandgren, David Motowylak, Team Gray All The Way, Maciej Sosnowski, Dan Hevey, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

Episode 35 - UNBOXING: Surprise from Tim wrapped in Crunchies! - Battle Of The Systems: Govellius (SMS) vs. Neutopia 2 (PC Engine)

Episode 35 - UNBOXING: Surprise from Tim wrapped in Crunchies! - Battle Of The Systems: Govellius (SMS) vs. Neutopia 2 (PC Engine)

May 31, 2020

We're back with Episode 35 -

In this episode Cody, Tim, and Eric catch up on what they've been playing and adding to their collections.

Plus, in our Battle Of The Systems: Govellius (SMS) vs. Neutopia 2 (PC Engine)

Episode Guide -

Quick Questions - 5:44

Battle Of The Systems - 21:28

Game Show - 1:15:30

Catching Up - 1:47:22

 

Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts!

Thanks for listening!

You can always reach us at podcast@pixelgaiden.com. Send us an email if we missed anything in the show notes you need. You can now support us on Patreon

Thank you to Tim Drew, Henrik Ladefoged, Jim Tessier, Roy Fielding, Garry Heather, Matthew Ackerman, Josh Malone, Daniel James, 10MARC, Eric Sandgren, David Motowylak, Team Gray All The Way, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

Episode 34 - “Sick” games, bruh! + News!!!

Episode 34 - “Sick” games, bruh! + News!!!

May 15, 2020

We're back for Episode 34

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and discuss "6 Good "Sick" Games". 

We are doing news for the first monthly episode and then "catching up" later in the month.

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 2:34

News - 22:38

Eric's Take - PC Gaming - 59:12

Cody's Corner - Gaming Bias - 1:07:40

Tim's Interview - Pixel Vixen - 1:17:08

6 Good Games "Sick" Edition - 2:07:42

 

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Episode 33 - Cute-Em-Up-The-Wazoo! + Battle Of The Systems - Cute-Em-Up Shmups + Catching Up

Episode 33 - Cute-Em-Up-The-Wazoo! + Battle Of The Systems - Cute-Em-Up Shmups + Catching Up

April 30, 2020

We're back with Episode 33 -

In this episode Cody, Tim, and Eric catch up on what they've been playing and adding to their collections.

Plus, in our Battle Of The Systems, we cover Cute-Em-Up Shmups - Harmful Park (PS1) vs. Cotton 2 (Saturn)

Episode Guide -

Quick Questions - 4:55

Patreon - 15:36

Gameshow - 24:36

Catching Up - 31:33

Battle Of The Systems - 2:00:65

 

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Thank you to Tim Drew, Henrik Ladefoged, Jim Tessier, Roy Fielding, Garry Heather, Matthew Ackerman, Josh Malone, Daniel James, 10MARC, Eric Sandgren, David Motowylak, Team Gray All The Way, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

 

Episode 32 -  Shelter-In-Place 2020 Podcast! + 6 Good Isometric Games

Episode 32 - Shelter-In-Place 2020 Podcast! + 6 Good Isometric Games

April 15, 2020

We're back for Episode 32

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and discuss "6 Good Isometric Games". 

We are doing news for the first monthly episode and then "catching up" later in the month.
 

Episode Guide -

Quick Questions - 2:15

Patreon Announcements - 14:12

News - 24:26

The First $100 - Sega Genesis - 1:22:10

Eric's Take - Nancy Drew Mysteries with Jennifer McMahan - 1:34:08

Tea Time With Tim (And Danica!) Game Played Together - 1:56:15

6 Good Games (Isometric) - 2:27:44

 
News -   

(Cody) Gunstar for the Coco3! 

(Eric) Panzer Dragoon Remake – Switch - https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/panzer-dragoon-remake-switch/ 

(Cody) New Amico Trailer shows Shark Shark, Eco, Skiing, Pong/Breakout, Moon Patrol, Safecracker, Nightstalker, Astrosmash, Pool, Supercars, Cornhole, Slotcar game, Combat, Bomberman Style Game, Missile Command, Evil Knievel Trials Type Thing, Asteroids, AD+D, 

(Cody) Alienware “Switch” 

(Eric) Trials Of Mana releasing on Switch in April - https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/trials-of-mana-switch/ 

(Cody) Viewpoint 2064 N64 3D Shmup by Racdym released and dumped 

(Cody) NASCAR iRacing 

(Eric) Vampire Vengeance, new ZX Spectrum platformer - http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/03/vampire-vengeance-lovely-zx-spectrum.html 

(Cody) Pico acquires Unico/Uniana Arcade games. Never Dumped roms, Masters Fury, Legend of Silkroad, Dragon master, and more. 

(Eric) Fix-It Felix Jr on the Commodore C64 could be a GOTY! - http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/03/fix-it-felix-jr-on-commodore-c64-could.html#more 

(Cody) PC Engine mini released – Secret Games Revealed – Gradius Arcade – Fantasy Zone Arcade –Soldier Blade Caravan Unleased   ENGLISH SWAP 

(Cody) TG16 mini – Salamander allows you to get Force Gear and Twinbee 

(Eric) Physical copies now available for pre-order for Streets Of Rage 4 Switch and Ps4 - https://limitedrungames.com/collections/streets-of-rage-4 

(From Tim) New games in £9.99 range from FTW8B on hold as supply of printing stopped. Games will get a release when the printers we use open up again. New improved artwork and more games in the range will be added. 

(Cody) New PS4 Controller Design  Dual Sense 

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You can always reach us at podcast@pixelgaiden.com. Send us an email if we missed anything in the show notes you need. You can now support us on Patreon

Thank you to Tim Drew, Henrik Ladefoged, Jim Tessier, Roy Fielding, Garry Heather, Matthew Ackerman, Josh Malone, Daniel James, 10MARC, Eric Sandgren, David Motowylak, Team Gray All The Way, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

Episode 31 - “You Want Thingamabobs?” + 6 Good 8-Bit Games With Great Soundtracks

Episode 31 - “You Want Thingamabobs?” + 6 Good 8-Bit Games With Great Soundtracks

March 30, 2020

We're back with Episode 31 -

In this episode Cody, Tim, and Eric catch up on what they've been playing and adding to their collections.

Plus, in our 6 Good Games segment, we cover 8-Bit Games With Great Soundtracks.

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 3:45

Catching Up - 26:23

Tea Time With Tim - 2:01:37

Cody's Corner - 2:18:14

Eric's Take - 2:26:20

6 Good Games - 2:44:18

 

 

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Episode 30 - It’s A “Hazy” Shade Of Winter (IPA!) + NEWS + Battle Of The Systems: Mario Kart 64 vs. Crash Team Racing

Episode 30 - It’s A “Hazy” Shade Of Winter (IPA!) + NEWS + Battle Of The Systems: Mario Kart 64 vs. Crash Team Racing

March 15, 2020

We're back for Episode 30


In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and compare two popular kart racers, Mario Kart 64 (N64) vs. Crash Team Racing (PS1) in our Battle Of The Systems.

We are doing news for the first monthly episode and then "catching up" later in the month.
 

Episode Guide -

Quick Questions: 4:40
News: 30:01
Battle Of The Systems: 1:27:35 
 
News -   

(Cody) Commodore prototype joystick thing found and images captured. 

(Cody) ZXSpectrum Gets Hollow Earth Hypothesis 

(Eric) Atic Atac for the c64 - http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/02/atic-atac-ultimate-play-game-classic-is.html  

(Cody) New Evercade Games Announced – Xenocrisis and Tanglewood Dual Cart 

https://www.funstockretro.co.uk/news/evercade-xeno-crisis-tanglewood-cartridge/ 

(Cody) Zombies ate my Neighbors rebuilt in Doom engine. 

(Eric) Nintendo Play Station Super NES CD-ROM Prototype - Sony and Nintendo c. 1992.... Currently at $260,000 - https://comics.ha.com/itm/video-games/nintendo/nintendo-play-station-super-nes-cd-rom-prototype-sony-and-nintendo-c-1992/a/7224-93060.s - Ended up selling for $360,000 

(Cody) Tiger Electronics LCD Handhelds – Sonic 3 , Transformers: Gen 2, The Little Mermaid, XMEN – Project X 

https://www.theverge.com/2020/2/19/21136607/hasbro-tiger-electronics-lcd-handheld-games-xmen-sonic-transformers 

(Cody) TG-16 Mini delayed due to CoronaVirus 

https://www.theverge.com/2020/3/6/21167774/turbografx-16-mini-delayed-coronavirus-konami-production 

(Eric) - New c64 game – Old Tower - https://retrosouls.itch.io/old-tower-commodore-64 

(Cody) SOTN release on IOS and Android for 2.99.   Also, Netflix season3 

https://www.theverge.com/2020/3/4/21164298/castlevania-symphony-of-the-night-ios-android-version-released-price 

(Cody) Demon Tilt 

(Cody) Arcade 1 up new releases for 2020 – Star Wars Pinball $600 10 games along with Zen Studios – future downloadable content.  Also AFM!!  With DMV and recessed Playfield! 

Better Buttons – Plastic – Riser – Light up Marquee $400   Frogger with TP and TP84 

Pacman 6 versions plus gallga but with woodgrain sides 

Star Wars sit down!?!?   Coleco Style mini Arcades (Megaman, Ducktales), Mini Consoles with TV’s?  $30  (Colecovision, 2600, and C64)  Giant Joysticks! $100 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8TB4_szZWRw 

(Eric) Pre-order and demo available for Arkagis - A new top-down shooter for Sega Genesis/Mega Drive with mode 7 style rotation! - https://www.arkagis.com/ - (Compare to Assault arcade game) 

(Cody) Amigos start yet another Podcast about the 1200XL 

(Cody) Death of the man who made the famous Konami Code Kazuhisa Hashimoto – the aforementioned developer of the Famicom port of Gradius who created the cod e 

– and the Creator of the 6502 Processor. Chuck Peddle 

(Cody)Analogue Is Retiring Its Amazing Nt Mini After One Final Production Run 

 

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Thank you to Tim Drew, Henrik Ladefoged, Jim Tessier, Roy Fielding, Garry Heather, Matthew Ackerman, Josh Malone, Daniel James, 10MARC, Eric Sandgren, Graham Axten, RetroGamerNation, David Motowylak, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

Episode 29 - Exclusive News From The Future! (Was 8 Bit) + 6 Good “Off The Wall” Games

Episode 29 - Exclusive News From The Future! (Was 8 Bit) + 6 Good “Off The Wall” Games

February 28, 2020

We're back with Episode 29 -

In this episode Cody, Tim, and Eric catch up on what they've been playing and adding to their collections.

Plus, in our 6 Good Games segment, we cover Wacky "Off The Wall" Games.

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 03:28

6 Good "Wacky" Games - 21:49

Catching Up - 55:50

Matthew Ackerman Interview- 2:30:36

 

 

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Episode 28 - It’s A Player Two Valentine + Battle Of The Systems Kolibri vs. Astal

Episode 28 - It’s A Player Two Valentine + Battle Of The Systems Kolibri vs. Astal

February 15, 2020

We're back for Episode 28

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and compare the two beautiful games on doomed systems, Kolibri (Sega 32X) and Astal (Sega Saturn).

We are doing news for the first monthly episode and then "catching up" later in the month.

Plus Tea Time With Tim - Llamasoft!

Episode Guide -

Quick Questions: 2:57

News: 23:03

Tea Time With Tim: 1:04:23

Cody's Corner: 1:15:42

Battle Of The Systems: 1:37:05

News -   

(Cody) Cooly (Punky Skunk) SFC rom found, eventually PS1 game. satellaview 

https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/digitalfoundry-2020-cooly-skunk-the-cross-gen-console-game-recovered-from-oblivion 

(Eric) - The Shadow Over Hawksmill has been released c64 - https://psytronik.itch.io/hawksmill 

(Cody) Physical NEXT games for preorder Baggers in Space, Warhawk, Tyvarian 

https://www.spectrumnextgames.uk/ 

(Cody) Intellivision Amico Preorders 

(Eric) Savyour – c64 1541 emulator in the joystick port - https://mssiah.com/ 

(Cody) Spooky Pinball – Rick and Morty 

https://www.spookypinball.com/ 

(Cody) New Animal Crossing Horizons Switch with Seafoam and Sky Blue w/White dock 

 http://www.nintendolife.com/news/2020/02/video_nintendo_minute_unboxes_the_animal_crossing_new_horizons_switch 

(Eric) GC Loader PNP - https://shop.dansprojects.com/gc-loader-pnp.html 

(Cody) New evercade videos and listings on Amazon.com 

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082N7B2DZ/?coliid=I3V2KUVWPR6ST&colid=1RYORM5O2EDPU&psc=1&ref_=lv_ov_lig_dp_it 

(Eric) Sam’s Journey NES footage - http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/02/sams-journey-gets-new-nes-footage.html 

(Cody) Microsoft working on a new flight simulator. Lukla, hardest runway. 

(Cody) Fire - Another Game & Watch appears on the C64 by Arla Games 

(Cody) Yan's World - A very special Virtualboy and PC homebrew project is coming! 

 

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Thank you to Tim Drew, Henrik Ladefoged, Jim Tessier, Garry Heather, Matthew Ackerman, Josh Malone, Daniel James, 10MARC, Eric Sandgren, Graham Axten, Roy Fielding, RetroGamerNation, David Motowylak, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.