Shauncastic 14: Pixel Hindsight Part 1
In which we discuss our Top 25 favorite videogames from the 8bit and 16 bit eras, double entendres concerning plumbers and how 36 minutes is the new 11.
The “Cast” this week is Kevin “The Marine”, Tommy “The Horse Farmer”, and Nathan “The Dark Knight”. Don’t forget we’ve joined iTunes! So make sure to subscribe, rate, and leave reviews to help improve our listenership! Email us your thoughts, questions and suggestions for upcoming episodes at email@example.com. Enjoy!
If you’re interested in some of the games we’ve mentioned before or want to do some research/find some old systems to play these classics be sure to visit:
The Atari Age Website, for more information about Atari Era games.
The Nintendo Age Website, for more information about Nintendo Era games.
The Retro Zone Website, for more information about hardware from that era and modified hardware you can use in current generation systems.
The GameFAQs Website, for guides, reviews, and forums for practically any videogame out there. Also look out for Nathan on the website as “Dastari”.
The Speed Demos Archive Website, for videos of speedruns through some classic games likes Kevin’s beloved Super Metroid.
And finally if you’d like to read up on the history of video games check out The Ultimate History of Video Games: From Pong to Pokemon–The Story Behind the Craze That Touched Our Lives and Changed the World ,