Pixel Gaiden Gaming Podcast
Episode 10 - We think we’re turning British, we really think so! + 6 Good Licensed Games

Episode 10 - We think we’re turning British, we really think so! + 6 Good Licensed Games

April 11, 2019

Welcome back for another episode of Pixel Gaiden!

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

In the "6 Good Games" segment, they cover licensed games!!!

 

Episode Guide

----------------

Quick Questions - 3:03

Catching Up - 19:15

C64Ever Reviews (Product) - 2:14:00

Battle Systems - 2:38:26

News - 3:03:19

Eric's Take - 3:40:06

Cody's Big Review 3:54:37

1st $100 Switch 3:55:23

Time Pilot Results 4:19:50

6 Good Games (Licensed) - 4:21:46

 

Google’s Stadia

http://8-bitcentral.com/blog/2019/googleStadia.html

Read more at https://gematsu.com/2019/03/konami-50th-anniversary-arcade-classics-castlevania-and-contra-collections-announced-for-ps4-xbox-one-switch-and-pc#m5JK5CR0flysg7Zl.99

Mega65?

http://c65gs.blogspot.com/

Vector Patrol for sale now!

http://kristofsnewvectrexgames.comli.com/

SpectraNet – ZX Spectrum

http://www.indieretronews.com/2019/03/spectranet-ethernet-based-zx-spectrum.html

Dwarf Fortress – Now with graphics and sound

https://www.pcgamer.com/dwarf-fortress-is-coming-to-steam-with-graphics-and-mod-support/?utm_content=buffer0a4f7&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=buffer-pcgamertw

Our Sinclair – New ZX Spectrum Podcast by Amigos!!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/our-sinclair-a-zx-spectrum-podcast/id1454120857?mt=2

New Genesis Mini

https://kotaku.com/sega-will-release-the-genesis-mini-on-september-19-1833681956/amp?__twitter_impression=true

Dangerous Driving – Xbox one, ps4, steam

http://www.threefieldsentertainment.com/our-games/dangerous-driving/

 

Please give us a review on iTunes!

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.

 

Time Pilot (MAME or real arcade only) High Score Challenge

Time Pilot (MAME or real arcade only) High Score Challenge

April 2, 2019

This month's Pixel Gaiden High Score Challenge is Time Pilot! Real arcade or MAME only - no console or computer ports. Post your scores here on Twitter at @pixel_gaiden or email podcast at pixelgaiden.com and we'll post them on the web site and announce on next episode. Scores are due on April 8th at Midnight.

High Scores

@ne1for23 - 164,700

@duhproject - 136,800

@oddba1149 - 128,400

 

Episode 9 - The Future *Really* was 8-Bit! + 6 good arcade games that were better on home consoles.

Episode 9 - The Future *Really* was 8-Bit! + 6 good arcade games that were better on home consoles.

March 15, 2019

Welcome back for another episode of Pixel Gaiden!

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

In the "6 Good Games" segment, they cover arcade games that were better on home consoles!!!

 

Pack Rat - http://www.packratvg.com/vechbrews.html

 

AV Adapter for TG16

https://www.hyperkin.com/av-adapter-for-turbografx-16-hyperkin.html

 

TIC80 – Fantasy Computer

https://tic.computer/

 

2018 Demake Jam

https://itch.io/jam/demake-jam/entries

 

Superimpulse ltd micro gamer credit card arcades

https://9to5toys.com/2019/02/13/super-impulse-micro-arcade/

 Thalamus Lunark announcement - C64 and Spectrum Next?

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/canarigames/lunark?fbclid=IwAR084-NYQ-gfmH6d0sjBq8B2q1tz5kqx1MaYvkyE3krel-roD2N9naGBagA&ref=617086&token=f89b3bea

 Fantastic Dizzy - Sega Mega Drive / Genesis game prototype discovered

http://www.indieretronews.com/2019/03/fantastic-dizzy-sega-mega-drivegenesis.html

Old Towers – ZX to Genesis

https://retrosouls.itch.io/old-towers

Bio Evil - Isometric Resident Evil on the Sega Mega Drive / Genesis now with sound! 

http://www.indieretronews.com/2019/03/bio-evil-isometric-resident-evil-on.html

 

Riki and Vicki 7800 game

http://www.penguinet.net/Games/Rikki_Vikki/Purchase/index.php

 

Mojon twins Anthology NES

http://www.infiniteneslives.com/mojoniantales.php

New ergonomic Dreamcast controller Kickstarter

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1247448559/next-gen-dreamcast-controller?ref_tag=thanks_tweet

 

Bruce Lee – Return Of Fury (Free sequel to Bruce Lee - 1984)

https://megastyle.itch.io/bruce-lee-return-of-fury

 

Wargroove Patch for Switch

https://www.polygon.com/2019/3/6/18253582/wargroove-quality-of-life-update-speed-difficulty

 

 

 

Please give us a review on iTunes!

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.

 

Pixel Gaiden High Score Challenge - Alien Crush TG16 / PC Engine

Pixel Gaiden High Score Challenge - Alien Crush TG16 / PC Engine

February 26, 2019

The next Pixel Gaiden high score challenge has begun! This month's game is Alien Crush on TG16 / PC Engine. Settings are FAST / Lunar Eclipse, basically just hitting run until game starts. Scores must have something that says Pixel Gaiden in the shot.

 

All entries must be in by March 10th at midnight PST. Good luck! Emulation is fine.

 

@oddba1149 - 28,081,600

@ne1for23 - 18,423,900 

@ipaschke - 16,682,700

@sanxion - 4,052,800

@duhproject - 1,710,400

Episode 8 - Narrow & Powerful, or Wide & Weak + 6 Good Under Appreciated Games

Episode 8 - Narrow & Powerful, or Wide & Weak + 6 Good Under Appreciated Games

February 16, 2019

Welcome back for another episode of Pixel Gaiden!

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

In the "6 Good Games" segment, they cover under appreciated games!!!

Quick Questions 2:20
Catching Up 13:13
High Score Contest 2:22:50
Battle Of The Systems 2:27:22
News 3:02:14
Eric's Take 3:44:28
Cody's Big Review 3:55:53
Cody's Corner 3:55:36
Six Good Games 4:25:29

BraalerGen Sega Genesis and Saturn Controller

http://www.8-bitcentral.com/blog/2019/BrawlerGen2in1.html

Wii Channel Closing

http://www.8-bitcentral.com/blog/2019/wiiShopChannel.html

Arcade1up bartop (Wallcades)

http://www.8-bitcentral.com/blog/2019/wallcades.html

XBOX Live coming to Nintendo Switch

https://www.theverge.com/2019/2/4/18210199/microsoft-xbox-live-ios-android-switch-cross-platform

Quick video of fully assembled ZX Spectrum NEXT

https://www.vintageisthenewold.com/zx-spectrum-next-fully-assembled-units-footage/

Another Coleco System

http://www.8-bitcentral.com/blog/2019/hbVisionColecovision.html

Please give us a review on iTunes!

Thanks for listening!

Episode 7 - Make that “Switch”! + 6 Good Modern C64 Games

Episode 7 - Make that “Switch”! + 6 Good Modern C64 Games

January 20, 2019

Welcome back for another episode of Pixel Gaiden!

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

In the "6 Good Games" segment, they cover modern C64 Games!!!

 

Quick Questions 1:52

Catching Up 14:53:00

Battle Of The Systems 1:17:23

Eric's Take 1:42:28

Big Review 1:55:12

Cody's Corner 1:55:56

News 2:13:42

6 Good Games 3:01:02

Total Time 3:24:05

 

 

PC Classic - Amigos picks for 30 must have games

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pTfXm50B5M

SNES Games found in Switch code. SNES games coming to Nintendo Online

https://thenextweb.com/gaming/2019/01/14/nintendo-switch-online-snes-games-classic/

Flip Grip for Switch

https://www.fangamer.com/products/flip-grip

Super Homebrew War

http://www.tolberts.net/superhomebrewwar/

Twin Dragons

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1454702417/twin-dragons-a-brand-new-game-for-the-nes

Iconoclasts

https://store.steampowered.com/app/393520/Iconoclasts/

Super Cyborg

https://store.steampowered.com/app/341550/Super_Cyborg/

Sonic CD

https://store.steampowered.com/app/200940/Sonic_CD/

Celeste (Splatformer!)

https://store.steampowered.com/app/504230/Celeste/

Jets and Guns

https://store.steampowered.com/app/262260/JetsnGuns_Gold/

Horizon Chase Turbo

https://www.horizonchaseturbo.com/

Battle Princess Madelyn

https://store.steampowered.com/app/603930/Battle_Princess_Madelyn/

Killer Queen Black

http://www.killerqueenblack.com/

Gibbous

http://gibbousgame.com/

 

High Score Flight Of Pigarus Challenge Results

2 Minute Mode

@fooberticus - 24970

@oddba1149 - 19570

@duhproject - 15850

@sanxion - 15450

@gakagammy - 14890

@ne1for23 - 13010

@Recta_Pete - 5650

 

5 Minute Mode

@Freakin_Frankie - 75220

@Oddba1149 - 63740

@gakagammy - 50990

@duhproject - 22440

Please give us a review on iTunes!

Thanks for listening!

 

NEW HIGH SCORE CHALLENGE (PAPER AIRPLANE)

@Roysterini - 428

@Freakin_Frankie - 261

@ResetC64 - 168

@vrpxDE - 134

@ipaschke - 134

@sanxion - 68

@Oddba1149 - 44

@duhproject - 29

 

 

 

Episode 6 - You’re no PAL, NTSC! + 6 Good Shmups

Episode 6 - You’re no PAL, NTSC! + 6 Good Shmups

December 22, 2018

Welcome back for another episode of Pixel Gaiden!

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

In the "6 Good Games" segment, they cover SHMUPS!!!

 

Quick Questions 1:28

Catching Up 16:00

Review: PS Classic 1:30:00

Eric's Take 1:48:55

Cody Big Review 2:07:10

Cody's Corner 2:07:50

Battle of the Systems 2:39:38

News 3:03:12

6 good games 4:07:28

Total episode length 4:58:12

 

Amigos Podcast - https://www.everythingamiga.com/

XInput - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/desktop/xinput/xinput-versions

Titan Souls - https://store.steampowered.com/app/297130/Titan_Souls/

Space Taxi (C64) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_Taxi

Yoku’s Island Express - http://villa-gorilla.com/

Flip Grip for Switch - https://www.fangamer.com/products/flip-grip

Nuclear Throne - https://store.steampowered.com/app/242680/Nuclear_Throne/

Valkyria Chronicles 4 - http://valkyria.sega.com/

BleemSync (PS Mini Hack) - https://github.com/pathartl/BleemSync

No N64 Classic - https://www.theverge.com/2018/11/15/18097993/n64-classic-rumor-nintendo-denial

Farming Simulator For c64

http://www.indieretronews.com/2018/11/farming-simulator-is-coming-to-c64.html#more

Parkitect on Steam - https://store.steampowered.com/app/453090/Parkitect/

Aviator Arcade II (C64) - https://rgcddev.itch.io/aviator-arcade-ii

Power Glove Reloaded (Amiga) - https://rgcddev.itch.io/powerglove-reloaded

Space Moguls (C64) - https://www.protovision.games/games/spacemoguls.php?language=en

Flight Of Pigarus (SMS) - http://www.indieretronews.com/2018/12/flight-of-pigarus-high-score-shoot-em.html

Amico (Intellivision Console) - https://www.intellivisionentertainment.com/

Coco Banana (Amiga) - http://www.indieretronews.com/2018/06/coco-banana-in-development-amiga.html

Atic Attack on ZX Spectrum Next - http://www.indieretronews.com/2018/12/ultimate-play-game-atic-atac-remake-is.html

SNK 40th Anniversary Edition (Switch) - https://snk40th.com/

300 NES games in a Gameboy Advance form factor - http://www.8-bitcentral.com/blog/2018/bittboyGBN.html

Radio Shack t-shirts - https://www.radioshack.com/collections/t-shirts

SIGIL for Doom - https://www.theverge.com/2018/12/11/18135751/doom-sigil-the-ultimate-doom-5th-episode-mod-john-romero

Monkey Island B2Future Mashup - http://www.indieretronews.com/2018/11/back-to-future-part-iii-timeline-of.html

PC Classic - https://unitetechno.com/dt_catalog/pc-classic/

ZX Spectrum Import - https://www.insentricity.com/a.cl/233/from-zed-to-zee

 

Please give us a review on iTunes!

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.

 

Flight Of Pigarus High Score Challenge

 

2 Minute Mode

@fooberticus - 24970

@oddba1149 - 19570

@duhproject - 15850

@sanxion - 15450

@gakagammy - 14890

@ne1for23 - 13010

@Recta_Pete - 5650

 

5 Minute Mode

@Freakin_Frankie - 75220

@Oddba1149 - 63740

@gakagammy - 50990

@duhproject - 22440

 

Episode 5

Episode 5

November 19, 2018

Welcome back for another episode of Pixel Gaiden!

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

In the "6 Good Games" segment, they cover Metroidvania games

 

Episode Guide

Catching up 5:16

News 53:52

1st $100 1:45:44

Interview Time 2:08:52

6 Good Games 3:02:44

 

Relevant Links

Kipper2K announces Cherry MX keyboards for the A500, A600 and A1200

http://www.indieretronews.com/2018/10/kipper2k-announces-cherry-mx-keyboards.html

Sony reveals the complete list of PlayStation Classic games.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/29/playstation-classic-game-list/

Ps2 HDMI Cable for PS2

http://8-bitcentral.com/blog/2018/poundHDcablePS2.html

Please give us a review on iTunes!

Thanks for listening!

Episode 4

Episode 4

October 21, 2018

Welcome back for another episode of Pixel Gaiden!

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

In the "6 Good Games" segment, they cover GBA games

Episode Guide:

6:35 Catching Up

1:23:34 News

2:30:14 Eric's Take - Atari 5200

2:45:30 First $100

3:04:47 General Discussion

3:20:30 6 Good Games

 

 

Episode 3

Episode 3

September 11, 2018

In our third episode of Pixel Gaiden, Cody and Eric discuss: Eric's Gaming Origin Story, Cody's Rant On Nintendo, First $100 - Saturn Edition, Pocketchip, Chrono Trigger, C64 Mini + Others

PocketChip
https://bbs.nextthing.co/

C64 Mini
https://thec64.com/

Atari XL Ultimate 1MB Upgrade
https://w.lotharek.pl/productdetail.php?id=56

Beers Enjoyed:

Hobgoblin
https://www.wychwood.co.uk/beers/

Anderson Valley Gose
https://sierranevada.com/beer/year-round/otra-vez

More show notes to come...