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Retro Spotlight | Super Mario Kart

Super Mario Kart is twenty-five years old. To celebrate its quarter-century of existence, Joe finally learns how to play it properly. Listen in on the ramblings of someone who never had a Super Nintendo and isn't particularly great at this version. I spend the better part of an hour working my way through the game's…

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M.U.G.E.N.

The first time I saw M.U.G.E.N., I didn’t know it was M.U.G.E.N. I simply saw Michael Jackson fighting Ronald McDonald. It was likely a video on Newgrounds, where I spent a lot of my early days online. When I wasn’t busy coming up with the newest take on my masterpiece version of an AIM profile…

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Co-Op | Sonic Generations Part III

Follow me. Set me free. Marc and Joe continue on their journey through Sonic Generations during the Dreamcast era. We work our way through six stages, three in each of the game's styles of play. Then, we work through some difficult memories of the celebration of Sonic's 25th anniversary and the distances traveled to get…

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How Do Games Change Our Reality?

About a month ago, we sat down to record our podcast. It was the week before the launch of Splatoon 2, so we had a lot of excitement to share as we all eagerly anticipated its release. Part way through the recording, my computer hung for a moment and produced a notification that read, “Error:…

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A Blob Reimagined

David Crane created something special In A Boy and His Blob. The game first debuted in 1989 on the NES and is about a boy and his um… blob. You control the boy and feed the blob different flavored jellybeans in order to advance through each stage and solve puzzles along the way. Despite the…

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Co-Op | Sonic Generations Part II

We're breathing underwater as our cooperative journey through Sonic Generations continues. Before we can advance to the second area of the game, we must collect three keys in order to take on the boss of the Genesis area. Joe and Marc swap between classic and modern Sonic and take on some of the game's challenges.…

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