Pixel Gaiden Gaming Podcast
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

 

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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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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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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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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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Episode 27 - “He’s Juggling What???” + 6 Good Games “PETA Would Hate”

Episode 27 - “He’s Juggling What???” + 6 Good Games “PETA Would Hate”

February 1, 2020

We're back with Episode 27 -

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 "Games PETA Would Hate"

 

Episode Guide

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Quick Questions - 1:58

YES / NO - 16:38

Catching Up - 19:36

Eric's Take - 1:30:46

Cody's Corner - 1:42:57

6 Good Games - Game PETA Would Hate - 2:29:10

 

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Episode 26 - Dream A Little Dream(cast) + Battle Of The Systems - Shadowrun (Genesis vs SNES)

Episode 26 - Dream A Little Dream(cast) + Battle Of The Systems - Shadowrun (Genesis vs SNES)

January 15, 2020

We're back for Episode 26

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and compare the Genesis and SNES versions of Shadowrun!

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

Plus Tea Time With Tim - Sega Dreamcast!

Episode Guide -

Quick Questions: 2:05

Quiz Time: 22:54

News: 25:53

Interview With Stefan Vogt: 1:31:24

Tea Time With Tim: 2:20:14

Battle Of The Systems: 2:34:50

 

News -   

(Cody) New Stern Pinball – Stranger things 

(Cody) Blasphemous – Hyper violent metroidvania from Team 17   

Jamestown   Sport Story   Dauntless   Bubble Bobble 4 Friends (4players, few hours, $45) 

(Eric) - The Vextreme – Vectrex flash cart – menu on screen $40 – http://retrorgb.com/vextreme-an-open-source-vectrex-flash-cart.html 

(Cody) The64 is out – 8bitGuy   Faster, You can boot into basic, Tons of options 

(Cody) New Bioshock game in production 

(Eric) Project Lunar – Sega Genesis Mini mod ready from prime time - https://modmyclassic.com/project-lunar/ 

(Cody) Samurai Showdown Complete Collection – NGPC Version 

(Cody) UK Royal Mail retro stamps 

(Eric) MB03+ Ultimate – new peripheral for ZX Spectrum - http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/01/mb03-ultimate-ultimate-expansion-for.html?m=1  

(Cody) Everdrive N8 update – now with save states 

(Tim) - PapiCommando on Intellivision - https://twitter.com/StudioVetea/status/1206303969968046087 

(Tim) - New Monster Joysticks – Sega Megadrive / Genesis joystick – not available just yet but pre orders opening soon on https://www.monsterjoysticks.com 

(Cody) Unhallowed by Blerkotron release for the C64, Plus4 and CPC  Converted using the DAAD Engine 

https://blerkotron.itch.io/unhallowed/devlog/116345/unhallowed-now-available-for-commodore-64-plus4-and-amstrad-cpc  

(Cody) Akira Prototype found - https://bloody-disgusting.com/video-games/3598956/lost-lost-akira-sega-genesis-prototype-discovered 

(Eric) - New c64 game by @zxmutant64 Graham Axten – Manic Miner 64DX - https://twitter.com/FREEZE64UK/status/1211289473490857985 

(Cody) Psytronic releases a ton of boxed games for preorder 

MARS – Matchic – Shadow over Innsmouth – Rotator – Realms of Quest Quadrilogy 

(Cody) Voyage: A Sorceress’ Vacation - SMS 

(Cody) Game and Watch has been getting some love 

Parachute - Game and Watch title comes over to the ZX Spectrum 

 

(Cody) Arcade 1up Burger time – Karate Champ, Bad Dudes, Caveman Ninja  -exclusive 

Arcade 1up Marvel Super Heroes – Xmen Children of the Atom, The Punisher -exclusive 

NBA JAm with TE and Hangtime      Golden Axe with Revenge of Death Adder, Shinobi and Wrestle War 

 

(Cody) Hyperkin RetroN Jr. 

 https://gizmodo.com/the-retron-jr-lets-you-play-all-your-tiny-game-boy-gam-1840496154 

"Specialist" Premium Controller for TurboGrafx-16 

"Ranger" Premium Wired Gamepad for Atari 2600™/ RetroN 77 

 

(Eric) New c64 conversion – King's Valley - http://www.indieretronews.com/2019/12/kings-valley-konamis-platformer-has.html#more Konami game from MSX and ZX Spectrum (2009) 

(Cody) Space Invaders Invincible Collection releases in Japan in March Space Invaders (1978, Arcade) – Black-and-White Version  5,200 yen 

  • Space Invaders (1978, Arcade) – Color Version 
  • Space Invaders Part II (1979, Arcade) 
  • Majestic Twelve: The Space Invaders Part IV (1990, Arcade) 
  • Super Space Invaders ’91 (also known as MJ-12 / Majestic Twelve) (1990, Arcade) 
  • Arkanoid vs. Space Invaders (2017, Mobile) 
  • Space Invaders Extreme (2018, PC) 
  • Space Invaders Gigamax 4 SE (2018) 

The Special Edition will also include the arcade releases Lunar Rescue (1979), Space Cyclone (1980) and Space Invaders DX (1994). You can check out the trailer for Invincible Collection below. 

https://www.destructoid.com/get-your-pew-pew-on-with-space-invaders-invincible-collection-trailer-577170.phtml 

Super Retro Champ Announced at CES from MyArcade 

https://www.theverge.com/2020/1/6/21051902/my-arcade-super-retro-champ-snes-sega-genesis-games-ces-2020 

 

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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.