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Episode 56 -  Beer, Atari, and Gameboy, Oh My! + Battle Of The Systems: Animaniacs (SNES vs. Genesis)

Episode 56 - Beer, Atari, and Gameboy, Oh My! + Battle Of The Systems: Animaniacs (SNES vs. Genesis)

April 15, 2021

We're back for Episode 56

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and Battle Of The Systems: Animaniacs (SNES vs. Genesis).

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 2:05

Patreon 12:31

News 22:50

Tea Time With Tim - 1:01:40

Eric's Take - 1:31:21

Battle Of The Systems - Animaniacs - 2:07:36

 

News -   

(Cody) Stoneage Gamer Sold its first batch of Jaguar GameDrives and JAG2SNES  

https://stoneagegamer.com/jag2snes-atari-jaguar-2-snes-audio-video-adapter-hgt.html 

(Eric) PS1 Soft Mod finally! - https://www.psx-place.com/threads/tonyhax-a-software-backup-loader-exploit-for-the-ps1-leverages-save-game-exploit.33236/ 

(Cody) Inviyya - A seriously cool Amiga Shoot Em Up by Tigerskunk gets a release 

http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/04/inviyya-seriously-cool-amiga-shoot-em.html#more 

Doc Cosmos - EvoluteGames has teamed up with BitmapSoft to bring an amazing title to the Gameboy Colour! 

http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/04/doc-cosmos-evolutegames-has-teamed-up.html#more 

(Tim) - SX2 FPGA MSX2 clone from 8Bits4Ever – First batch was opened and then sold out right away. Based on the Altera Cyclone FPGA chip. 32mb SDRAM, 3 Expansion slots, Micro SD and VGA/RGB sockets. 

https://www.8bits4ever.net/product-page/sx2-msx-fpga 

(Cody) Also, NeoSD MVS/AVS Pro! https://stoneagegamer.com/neosd-pro-aes.html 

(Eric) Streets of Rage 4 - Mr. X Nightmare DLC reveal http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/04/streets-of-rage-4-mr-x-nightmare-dlc.html 

(Tim) - Lotus Esprit Turbo - “Lotus STE” - Remastered version of Louts Esprit featuring enhancements for the STE, mainly focusing on the Blitter chip enhancements like the road rendering, road side scenery and cars. New Sky gradients to take in to account the enhanced colour palette of the STE. Free to download from Atari Mania: 

http://www.atarimania.com/game-atari-st-lotus-esprit-turbo-challenge-ste_37660.html 

(Cody) Loderunner on the PET! 

(Eric) Trubo Sprint on AGA Amiga - http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/04/turbo-sprint-arcade-aga-quality-port-of.html 

(Cody) Intellivania http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/03/intellivania-castlevania-on.html 

(Eric) Monstro Giganto PETSCII Game for c64 - http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/03/monstro-giganto-glorious-petscii-c64.html 

(Cody) TMNT retro inspired - http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/03/teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles-shredders.html 

(Eric) Found from Chris Foulds on Amigos Discord – C64 Bitcoin Miner for c64 released - https://www.hackster.io/news/you-can-now-mine-bitcoin-using-your-vintage-commodore-64-49057d732c47 

(David ) https://www.funkey-project.com/ 

 

 

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Thank you to Henrik Ladefoged, Roy Fielding, Garry Heather, Matthew Ackerman, Josh Malone, Daniel James, 10MARC, Eric Sandgren, David Motowylak, Team Gray All The Way, Maciej Sosnowski, Paradroyd, RAM OK ROM OK, Mitsoyama, David Vincent, Ant Stiller, CityXen, Hermski, Mr. Toast, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

Episode 55 - Generations! + 6 Good Golf Games

Episode 55 - Generations! + 6 Good Golf Games

March 30, 2021

We're back with Episode 55 -

 

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

Plus, 6 Good Golf Games.

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 2:30

Patreons - 11:06

Game Show - 22:12

Catching Up - 32.35

6 Good Golf Games- 1:45:23

 

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Episode 54 - What was the name of that game!? - Battle Of The Systems (F-Zero X (N64) vs. Wipeout 2097 (PSX))

Episode 54 - What was the name of that game!? - Battle Of The Systems (F-Zero X (N64) vs. Wipeout 2097 (PSX))

March 15, 2021

We're back for Episode 54

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and Battle Mayhem in F-Zero X (N64) vs. Wipeout 2097 (PSX).

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 2:48

Patreon 16:04

News 31:34

Tea Time With Tim - Racing games! 1:15:15

Cody's Corner - 1:31:46

Battle Of The Systems - Futuristic Racers!  F-Zero X (N64) vs Wipeout 2097 (PSX) - 2:07:36

 

News -   

(Cody) Amico announced about 30% of games will be available in Physical for 19.99.    Also new game Finigan Fox receives footage. 

(Cody) https://kotaku.com/you-can-claim-playstation-plus-monthly-ps5-games-before-1846415763 

(Eric) Spectrum Next Update – new motherboard revision, new games, Way Of The exploding fist and Target Renegade. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/spectrumnext/zx-spectrum-next-issue-2/posts/3114393?ref=ksr_email_backer_project_update_registered_users  

(Cody) Evercade – Intellivision Collections 1 and 2 

(Eric) Two new c64 games upcoming from psytronik – Battle Kingdom and Bad Moon Rising - http://www.psytronik.net/newsite/index.php/c64/131-battle 

http://www.psytronik.net/newsite/index.php/c64/126-badmoon 

(Cody)Intellivision Amico postponed until Fall 2021 – Another deal –topps digital services 

(Eric) Loop Hero released on Steam – Wow! Looks cool! https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2021/03/loop-hero-review-ive-somehow-gotten-hooked-on-an-rpg-that-plays-itself/ 

(Cody) My Arcade Cartridge - https://www.amazon.com/My-Arcade-Cartridge-Converter-Famicom-Adapter/dp/B07NHHSLG8/ref=pd_rhf_ee_s_bmx_1?pd_rd_w=vwPhn&pf_rd_p=3a0bd4d8-5087-48a5-8847-1b9d58eaefc3&pf_rd_r=A4DJKYZDJD37ZZWTNAFC&pd_rd_r=1433ea78-7e21-419b-b60a-8db01d7465c0&pd_rd_wg=yPekY&pd_rd_i=B07NHHSLG8&psc=1 

(Cody)  Hypkerkin Hyper Podium and Retron SQ 

https://www.amazon.com/Hyperkin-Hyperpodium-Controller-GameCube-Compatible-Nintendo/dp/B08WKWLSTR/ref=pd_sbs_3?pd_rd_w=c6baw&pf_rd_p=5e0f7f8d-f321-4a3e-bdac-3142fcd848d7&pf_rd_r=ZD2FPG221R4VSBARTY5D&pd_rd_r=a2feba80-d5f2-4c6a-aaed-a2b7eff69e14&pd_rd_wg=GzhUP&pd_rd_i=B08WKWLSTR&psc=1 

https://www.amazon.com/Hyperkin-RetroN-Sq-Gaming-Console-Advance/dp/B08WSJW3F9/ref=pd_rhf_ee_s_bmx_10?pd_rd_w=QuKym&pf_rd_p=3a0bd4d8-5087-48a5-8847-1b9d58eaefc3&pf_rd_r=SWZPFGN9GW5MASJR0AZV&pd_rd_r=20247a55-9111-4360-915a-d5209f7454a3&pd_rd_wg=kdhs0&pd_rd_i=B08WSJW3F9&psc=1 

(Tim) BenVenn’s Lynx II Solderless Drop In LCD Kit - Infinite backlight control 

https://bennvenn.myshopify.com/collections/aftermarket-lcds/products/drop-in-lcd-kit-solderless-drop-in-pre-order-revision6 

(Eric) JetpacRX author releases JetpacRX81 – a cool “demake” of JetpacRX on the ZX Spectrum 

(Cody) Indie Retro news Cool New games releases – Albert on the Atari 8bits 

http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/02/albert-high-grade-platformer-released.html 

Alex Kidd 3 Curse in Miricle World 

http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/03/alex-kidd-3-curse-in-miracle-world-hot.html 

Spider Fighter on the Atari 2600 -  

http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/02/spider-fighter-new-c64-game-as-remake.html 

Black Dawn Rebirth Goes Free! 

http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/02/black-dawn-rebirth-fabulous-amiga.html 

Desolate – TI-83 to Spectrum. 

http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/02/desolate-unusual-game-from-ti-83-plus.html 

 

(Tim) Cheesy Trials – 24k Expanded VIC20 game by Hewco, published by TFW8B now available 

https://www.thefuturewas8bit.com/shop/games/499range/cas018.html 

Also... Brick Rick, Graveyard Shift for ZX Spectrum as mentioned last month is now going to be getting a physical release published by TFW8B. Release in the next cople of weeks apparently. 

https://www.usebox.net/jjm/graveyard-shift/ 

(Cody) Retrofighters Duelist 

https://retrododo.com/retro-fighters-duelist/ 

(Tim) Circuit Superstars by Original Fire Games, coming soon on Steam, also to be released on Switch, PS4, Xbox One. Retro inspired top down racer. 

https://store.steampowered.com/app/1097130/Circuit_Superstars/ 

 

Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts!

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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 Henrik Ladefoged, Roy Fielding, Garry Heather, Matthew Ackerman, Josh Malone, Daniel James, 10MARC, Eric Sandgren, David Motowylak, Team Gray All The Way, Maciej Sosnowski, Paradroyd, RAM OK ROM OK, Mitsoyama, David Vincent, Ant Stiller, CityXen, Hermski, Mr. Toast, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

Episode 53 - A Nice Glass Of Hot CoCo  + A Very British Game Show + 6 Good Tandy Color Computer Games

Episode 53 - A Nice Glass Of Hot CoCo + A Very British Game Show + 6 Good Tandy Color Computer Games

February 28, 2021

We're back with Episode 53 -

 

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

Plus, 6 Good Tandy Color Computer Games.

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 3:06

Patreons - 12:27

Game Show - 24:24

Catching Up - 41:58

6 Good Tandy Color Computer Games- 2:19:45

 

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Episode 52 - The Month Of LOVE (And 8-Bit Platformers) + News + Battle Of The Systems - Mayhem in Monsterland (C64) vs Mr. Gimmik (NES)

Episode 52 - The Month Of LOVE (And 8-Bit Platformers) + News + Battle Of The Systems - Mayhem in Monsterland (C64) vs Mr. Gimmik (NES)

February 15, 2021

We're back for Episode 52

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and Battle Mayhem in Monsterland (C64) vs Mr. Gimmik (NES).

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 3:24

Patreon 12:02

News 39:40

Eric's Take - 7800 - First Look - 1:18:50

Tea Time With Tim - Memories 1:36:08

Mayhem in Monsterland (C64) vs Mr. Gimmik (NES) 2:06:44

 

News -   

(codyThe 1,000 MIPS 68000 Amiga Buffy Accelerator Price Revealed 

https://amitopia.com/the-1000-mips-68000-amiga-buffy-accelerator-price-revealed/ 

(Tim) - Dodgy Rocks - Amiga game by @Nivrig now getting physical release of this addictive game. Release by PheonixWare  

https://www.phoenixware.co.uk/product/dodgy-rocks-amiga-preorders/ 

(Cody) Square One Board Games Console 

https://www.wizama.com/ 

(Cody) Capcom leak based on refused ransom – A Captain commando and power stone 

(Eric) The AmiKit XE release for Raspberry Pi 4/400 is scheduled for March 2021. Stay tuned! http://amikit.amiga.sk - https://twitter.com/AmiKit_Amiga/status/1357096181877383170 

(Cody) Annalynn - A 2D platformer made in the style of arcade games from the early '80s! 

http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/02/annalynn-2d-platformer-made-in-style-of.html#more 

(CODY) PCE WORKS MEGA ENGINE! 

MEGA ENGINE | PCEWorks (wordpress.com) 

(Eric) Pitman - A homebrew puzzle platformer for the Sega Master System - http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/02/pitman-homebrew-puzzle-platformer-for.html 

 

(Cody) Sega shows Nomad prototype called the Venus 

Sega Just Showed Off A Prototype Handheld For The First Time Ever - Nintendo Life 

(Tim) - Brick Rick: Graveyard Shift by Juan Martínez @reidrac for the ZX Spectrum 128k is close to release. Get it soon from: 

https://www.usebox.net/jjm/graveyard-shift/ 

(Cody)  The 1,000 MIPS 68000 Amiga Buffy Accelerator Price Revealed 

https://amitopia.com/       512mb = 139.99     1g = 179.99 

(Tim) - More Amiga news... the musical talent that is Dj H0ffman has now turned his hand to games and has been since November 2020 working on porting the MSX classic Metal Gear to the Amiga 500. Looking really good. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gh4-fNfhQlQ&feature=youtu.be 

(Cody) Channel 4 Is Resurrecting GamesMaster, The UK's Most Popular Video Game TV Show - Nintendo Life 

(Cody) Streaming Service Crackle To Premiere Five-Part Documentary Series About Nintendo's History Next Month - Nintendo Life 

(Eric) 8bit-Slicks, remake of slick and slide for the c64 - http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/02/8bit-slicks-remake-update-of.html 

(Cody) Multiplayer Vehicle Combat Game Drive Buy Speeds Onto Switch Next Month - Nintendo Life 

(Eric) Amiga Addict issue #1 has arrived – Issue 2 is out now. 

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Thank you to 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, Paradroyd, RAM OK ROM OK, Mitsoyama, David Vincent, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

 

Episode 51 - 16-bit Bug Shmuptacular + Catching Up + Battle Of The Systems Apidya (Amiga) vs Insector X (Genesis)

Episode 51 - 16-bit Bug Shmuptacular + Catching Up + Battle Of The Systems Apidya (Amiga) vs Insector X (Genesis)

January 30, 2021

We're back with Episode 51 -

 

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

Plus, our Battle Of The Systems: Apidya (Amiga) vs Insector X (Genesis)

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 2:30

Patreons - 14:23

Cody's Corner - Memories - 26:48

Game Show - 42:58

Catching Up - 59:32

Battle Of The Systems - Apidya (Amiga) vs Insector X (Genesis) - 2:37:38

 

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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, Maciej Sosnowski, Paradroyd, RAM OK ROM OK, Mitsoyama, David Vincent, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

Episode 50 -  Yippee-Ki-Yay, It’s Episode 50! + News + 6 Good Ninja Games

Episode 50 - Yippee-Ki-Yay, It’s Episode 50! + News + 6 Good Ninja Games

January 15, 2021

We're back for Episode 50

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and discuss "6 Good "Ninja" 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 3:41

Patreon 14:26

News 26:24

Eric's Take - 8BitDo Arcade Stick First Look  1:24:24

Tea Time With Tim - Neo Geo 1:40:21

6 Good Games - "Ninja!"  2:04:10

Package Opening 2:47:26

 

News -   

(Cody) https://www.destructoid.com/stories/bloodstained-ritual-of-the-night-s-classic-mode-brings-retro-castlevania-action-january-14-616397.phtml 

 (Cody) Fire Emblem Shadow Dragon on Switch 

(Eric) Nox Archaist – The long-waited Apple II RPG has been launched! https://vintageisthenewold.com/nox-archaist-the-long-waited-apple-ii-rpg-has-been-launched/ 

(Cody) Deepstone Catacomb for the 2600 https://atariage.com/store/index.php?l=product_detail&p=1229 

(Cody) Outrage CRT file updated for EasyFlash  - Chiller 2 

(Eric) Install Retroarch on XBOX One or XBOX Series S or X - https://www.howtogeek.com/703144/how-to-install-the-retroarch-emulator-on-xbox-series-x-or-s/ 

(Cody) From Below - A great Tetris style game as the 1st game release for the Nintendo Vs. System in 30 years   http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/12/from-below-great-tetris-style-game-as.html 

(Cody) Indie Retronews C64 Games of the year. MW Ultra – Budget Game= Zeta Wing  Genius=Felix 

http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/01/the-indie-retro-news-c64-game-awards.html 

RGN – 5-MW Ultra  4-Shadow over Hawksmill 3- Millie Molly 2-Fix it Felix 1-ZetaWing  

(Eric) Super Mario for the Intellivision? What the fudge?! - https://popcultureretrorama.com/2021/01/03/its-super-mario-bros-for-the-intellivision-wait-what/ 

(Cody) Super Nintendo World video – USA announced 

(Cody) New Switch Online Games – DK Country3 , Super Valis4 , Hey Punk! Are you tough enough? , The Ignition factor   and NES Nightshade    also Wingspan announced,  

(Eric) Overthrown - A new game for the VIC-20 with a GTA vibe - https://vintageisthenewold.com/overthrown-a-new-for-the-vic-20-with-a-gta-vibe/ 

(Cody) KFC Console 

https://landing.coolermaster.com/kfconsole/ 

(Cody) New Arcade 1up Includes Killer Instinct 1 & 2, Battletoads and Battletoads & Double Dragon 

https://www.destructoid.com/stories/konami-s-x-men-and-rare-s-killer-instinct-headline-the-next-batch-of-arcade1up-cabinets-616445.phtml 

(Cody) Return to Castle Monkeyball 

 https://www.destructoid.com/stories/return-to-castle-monkey-ball-is-a-fan-game-i-didn-t-know-i-needed-616456.phtml 

 (Eric) Magic Castle - check out Magic Castle, a PS1 game that just got finished & released 23 years later. http://netyaroze-europe.com/Media/Magic-Castle 

(Cody) Evercade Codemasters Collection 

https://www.evercade.co.uk/cartridges/ 

(Cody) Sony Confirms 3 movies and 7 TV Shows – Uncharted and  

(Cody) Aleste Collection contains new Alest 3 on Game Gear 

(Cody) Random: Cheap Clones Of NES LEGO Set Feature Duck Hunt, Contra, And Super Mario Bros 

https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2021/01/random_cheap_clones_of_nes_lego_set_feature_duck_hunt_contra_and_super_mario_bros 

(Cody) Nintendo e-shop 1.99 rule says death squared SMG Studios. 

https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2021/01/switch_eshop_game_prices_can_no_longer_be_below_usd1_99_says_death_squared_dev 

(Cody) Hot Shot racing to get switch physical 

(Cody) Simpsons bug squad found DC 

https://www.gamesradar.com/check-out-the-simpsons-bug-squad-a-dreamcast-game-that-was-never-made/ 

(Cody) Mega65 and N-Go computers are shipping!  Also Atari VCS. 

https://mega65.org/ 

https://vintageisthenewold.com/you-can-purchase-the-zx-spectrum-next-n-go-board-now/ 

Spectrum NEXT Titles Released! 

The NEXT War (tower defense)  Deltas Shadow   

https://lpotamianos.itch.io/the-next-war 

Rusty Pixel releases physical and digital 

https://www.rustypixels.uk/?post_type=product 

 

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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, Paradroyd, RAM OK ROM OK, Mitsoyama, David Vincent, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

Episode 49 - End Of 2020 Wrap Up! + Battle Of The Systems - Zanac (MSX) vs. Firetrack (C64)

Episode 49 - End Of 2020 Wrap Up! + Battle Of The Systems - Zanac (MSX) vs. Firetrack (C64)

December 30, 2020

We're back with Episode 49 -

 

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

Plus, our Battle Of The Systems: Zanac (MSX) vs. Firetrack (C64)

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 6:32

Patreons - 12:54

Cody's Corner - 15:38

Game Show - 39:37

Catching Up - 53:28

Battle Of The Systems - Zanac (MSX) vs. Firetrack (C64) - 2:03:05

Best Of 2020 - 2:31:35

 

Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts!

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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, Maciej Sosnowski, Paradroyd, RAM OK ROM OK, Mitsoyama, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

Episode 48 - It’s A Very Retro Christmas! + 6 Good “Christmas” Games

Episode 48 - It’s A Very Retro Christmas! + 6 Good “Christmas” Games

December 15, 2020

We're back for Episode 48

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and discuss "6 Good "Christmas" 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 4:30

Patreon 14:33

News 29:42

Eric's Take - Memories! 1:35:25

Tea Time With Tim - Christmas 1986 - 1:53:37

6 Good Games - "Christmas!'"  2:15:38

News -   

(Eric) Capcom releasing Mini-arcade system – Packed with Megaman and Street Fighter games - https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2020/11/capcoms_releasing_a_mini-arcade_system_packed_with_mega_man_and_street_fighter_games 

(Cody) Evercade Worms Announced 

(Cody) Cotton Reboot $100  https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2020/11/the_cotton_reboot_for_switch_sure_is_shaping_up_nicely 

(Tim) Commodore 64 Mega Holiday Season bundle on itch.io. Hosted by the amazing folks at Badger Punch games who created Showdown, have collected together an amazing collection of games, some holiday related some just excellent games. They have also included a Holiday reskined version of Showdown called “Snowdown” along with Santon from Sarah Jane Avory, Grid Pix and Vegetables Deluxe, full list on the itch.io page. All this for $5 or more! 

https://itch.io/b/699/c64-xmas-bundle 

(Cody) Metal Slug 6 on Dreamcast https://www.retrorgb.com/metal-slug-6-first-atomiswave-arcade-native-port-to-dreamcast.html 

(Eric) ZX Spectrum alternate Arcade Game Designer ROM - https://hackaday.io/project/176017-zx-spectrum-rom-arcade-game-designer 

(Cody) Stern Star Wars Comic for “The Home” 

(Eric) Scourge of the Underkind (Amiga) - Exclusive video tease of this fantastic Chaos Engine inspired shooter! - http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/12/scourge-of-underkind-amiga-exclusive.html 

(Cody) NES Space Station Tracker – and Fujinet Weather App ? (Eric) Mention Fujinet Voting App 

https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2020/09/random_someones_made_a_nes_game_that_can_track_the_international_space_station 

(Tim) New from The Future Was 8 Bit – A version of the Kung Fu Flash Commodore 64 cartridge expansion created by Kim Jørgensen. Nic from TFW8B has taken the base Open Source GIT and refined the usual TFW8B way. This amazing device not only allows you to load PRG and single disk image files through the cartridge slot via a Micro SD Slot, it also allows you to mount Cartridge images (CRT files). So you can run games and also cartridge images like the Easy Flash, Action Replay and Epyx Fastload. Priced at a mere £45. More details on The Future Was 8 Bit Website 

https://www.thefuturewas8bit.com/kung-fu-flash.html 

(Cody) Arcade 1up Infinity Game Table https://arcade1up.com/products/infinity-game-table 

(Tim) Ultiamte 64 new firmware update available. V1.37 Now with exFAT support, Restructure Menu on F5 key, Addition of Alalog modes PAL64 and NTSC50 to name but a few, full list and firmware download on Gideons site at: 

https://ultimate64.com/firmware 

(Cody) R-Type Final 2 release on Switch 

(Cody) Another Mini? Capcoms newest release. 

https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2020/11/capcoms_releasing_a_mini-arcade_system_packed_with_mega_man_and_street_fighter_games 

(Tim) - Cheesy Trials by Hewco for the expanded VIC20. Amazing new game from Hewco. Save Echo the mouse and guide him through 36 fiendishly designed rooms, puzzle platformer with high res graphics and great sound on the VIC20. Hewco pushing the VIC20 again to the max. This is their entry in to the Winter THEC64/VIC20 competition so it runs on the “THEC64 Maxi and VIC20” remake by Retro Games Ltd. Also on a real VIC20! 

https://twitter.com/Hewco64/status/1337565187059101697?s=20 

(Cody) v6 Megaman 8-bit DeathMatch https://cutstuff.net/mm8bdm/ 

(Tim) Soul Force – Now ready for pre-order on the Protovision website  

https://www.protovision.games/shop/product_info.php?products_id=302 

(Cody) BOTW DLC allows you to see where you have been on the map. 

(Tim) Protopad – Also from Protovision an new 8 button Joypad friendly to 8bit and 16bit systems, also talk of paddles and a new Joystick, all based on Donations to fund the project. 

https://www.protovision.games/shop/protopad/protopad.php?language=en 

(Cody) Warrior 64 https://retrododo.com/warrior-64/ 

(Tim) M0DE from Terraonion – Gets new Firmware (1.04 R2) and will now support Playstation 1 with the PSX accessory kit, orders before the end of December for a M0DE will get the kit free. 

(Cody) Game Gear Micro Started to ship......hoooray. 

(Cody) DragonBourne GB game pre orders available 

https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2020/10/2020_isnt_all_bad_because_the_game_boy_is_getting_a_brand-new_rpg_called_dragonborne 

(Cody) And a new GBC RPG as well - Coria and the Sunken City – wonder boy and y’s inspired https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2020/11/the_game_boy_is_getting_a_new_wonder_boy_and_ys-inspired_adventure 

(Eric) New Nintendo Switch Firmware 11.0.0 

https://t.co/A894RCMh9y?amp=1 

 (Cody) Super nintendo World officially to open in Japan Feb 4 2021. 

https://www.theverge.com/2020/11/30/21726093/super-nintendo-world-osaka-japan-opening-date-announced 

(Cody) Perfct Dark Announced 

https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2020-12-11-perfect-dark-reboot-announced 

(C0dy) New switch Ghosts and Goblins https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2020/12/capcom_reveals_ghost_ln_goblins_resurrection_launches_on_nintendo_switch_in_february_2021 

(Dustin Newel ) Nov 22, 2005 Xbox 360 released 

(Cody) Retro Gaming Bygones – Gal “eh” ga  Mix between Flacks Storytelling and Us. 

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Episode 47 - First Person Turkey Day! + Battle Of The Systems - Doom 64 (N64) vs. Powerslave / Exhumed (Sega Saturn)

Episode 47 - First Person Turkey Day! + Battle Of The Systems - Doom 64 (N64) vs. Powerslave / Exhumed (Sega Saturn)

November 30, 2020

We're back with Episode 47 -

 

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

Plus, our Battle Of The Systems: Doom 64 (N64) vs Powerslave / Exhumed (Sega Saturn)

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 2:16

Patreons - 10:15

Better Than Galaga - 13:03

Game Show - 21:03

Catching Up - 30:20

Battle Of The Systems - First Person Shooter - 1:49:00

 

 

 

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, Maciej Sosnowski, Paradroyd, RAM OK ROM OK, Mitsoyama, and Dustin Newell for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.

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