Podcast: Play in new window | Download (89.3MB) It’s a live episode straight from San Francisco with regulars CJ, Phil and Greg Ford plus Shane Bettenhausen and another mystery guest who pops in halfway through. This week we chat about GDC, Nintendo and what we’ve been playing, which includes Punch-Out, Excitebots, Batman Arkham Asylum, Terminator [...]
Ys, the ideal utopia. Once a country so peaceful and prosperous, a country where children were as free as the wind. A country where harmony blew through the hearts of all men. Ys, a kingdom ruled by the wisdom and charity of its six powerful priests. An empire watched over and blessed by the enchanting [...]
This week! Format change! We switch things up a bit and do feedback (including playing a voicemail line call–GASP!), news and the tried-and-true What’cha Been Playing segment. Games we talk about include Resident Evil 5, Killzone 2, Street Fighter IV, Gears of War 2, Metal Gear Solid Touch, Henry Hatsworth in the Puzzling Adventure, Phantasy [...]
UPDATE: Been over a week now. My repair request is still in line to be processed.
In this episode! Games! Games! Games! But not really much talk of Resident Evil 5 and Killzone 2 (sorry). No, instead we’ve got Peggle, Gradius ReBirth, Street Fighter IV, GTA IV Lost and the Damned, Kameo, Major League Baseball 2K9, Phantasy Star Portable and more! Thanks for listening! Don’t forget to visit our new web [...]
Quick update here on a Sunday night. There’ll be a slight delay on episode 125. I’ll be uploading it tomorrow night instead. Sorry, was traveling this weekend and haven’t had a chance to edit this week’s show.
Over the years, I have developed an odd relationship with the Rare-produced, Nintendo-published NES game, Anticipation. As longtime listeners of the show know, that game was the catalyst that led to me going on an angry, youthful rant against my mother in January, 1989. This story was chronicled way back in episode 41 (skip forward [...]
It’s a long episode this week, but hopefully you’ll find it entertaining. Kenneth “Slim” Miller joins the lineup of CJ, Phil and Greg Sewart this week to talk about Street Fighter, arcades, Watchmen and video games. More specifically, we discuss game tapes like Street Fighter IV, Bomberman Live, House of the Dead Overkill, Peggle DS, [...]
Maybe you’ve noticed in the past month or so that the New Xbox Experience has been hit with a case of lag. It can be pretty bad, and I’ve found that it’s most noticeable right when you power-up the system and either try to bring up your friends list (say, so you could join them [...]
[NOTE: Since CJ has been slowly republishing previous posts from his personal blog here, I figured that I would do the same. I'll occasionally be posting some of the more interesting entries from my now not-really-used 1UP blog.] Despite having plenty of competition in the form of the Sega Genesis, the name Nintendo was pretty [...]