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Brett’s Old School Bargain Bin: Dungeons & Dragons – By Brett Weiss

W elcome once again to Brett’s Old School Bargain Bin, where I point out inexpensive games worth playing. Great RPGs for retro consoles tend to be pretty pricey, so I have a different and historical angle for this issue’s role-playing theme. We’re traveling back in...

Nintendo 64 Chronicles [6] Blast Corps & FIFA 64

#11 : Blast Corps What are you to do when a nuclear missile that's being carried through the countryside becomes a runaway? Why, you destroy everything in it's path of course! Rare's twist on a puzzle game, Blast Corps has you do exactly that through it's 57 levels....

Video Game Trading Card Spotlight – Tim Mcvey

Our next Trading Card Spotlight features Tim McVey who currently is displayed on card number 56, from the Superstars of 2011 Collection.  He is also featured on cards 162, 510, 612, 2095 and 2304.   Tim is an avid game player starting from the early 1980s in Ottumwa,...

Old School AV Network

224 PlayStation Vs Saturn

Welcome to episode 224 of RGDS Podcast, and in this episode we sit down to discuss the import war of the 32-bit era, Sega Saturn vs Sony PlayStation.   In a modern day top-trumps, Matt Aguilera sides as champion of PS1 and Aaron White puts up his dukes to protect the...

Episode 78: Eyes and Anteater

Whoa-oh, here she comes. Watch out WITH YOUR EYES, boy, she’ll chew you up. Whoa-oh, here she comes. She’s an ANTEATER. (See what we did there?) Despite Sean and Jim striking fear in the hearts of those who try to re-create their “oops, we screwed up” music, here they...

No 71 – David Craddock – Interview

David Craddock is one of our favourite retro gaming authors - you may have had a read of: Stay Awhile and Listen; Dungeon Hacks; Stairway to Badass; to name just a few. We recently did an email Q&A with him about Rocket Jump and he kindly gave us some more of his time...

RoundUp 130 – The Numbers Don’t Add Up

Hardware Flashback - (00:00) Dinosaur Pie - (30:46) Chris Huelsbeck: Super Turrican 2 - (1:28:35) Bill Budge Interview - (1:32:03) Top Ten Couch Co-Op Games - (2:24:27) Gaming Trivia - (3:47:15) Alistair Brimble: Project F - (3:47:57) Live News And Listener Views -...

No 70 – Zelda: A Link to the Past

Still proving that we podcast about things other than Sega, Adrian does his best to sell the SNES classic, Zelda: A Link to the Past, to Rob and Dylan. Has he done enough? Better listen to find out... Fancy discussing this podcast? Fancy suggesting a topic of...

Did You Know Gaming? – The Retro Hour EP128

Covering obscure video game facts, Easter eggs, secrets, glitches and history for gaming's biggest names, we catch up with the crew behind Did You Know Gaming? Did You Know Gaming?: http://didyouknowgaming.com/ Thanks to our amazing donators this week: John Cook,...

Galloping Ghost Arcade Tour 2018 with owner Doc Mack

Nintendo 64 Chronicles [6] Blast Corps & FIFA 64

#11 : Blast Corps What are you to do when a nuclear missile that's being carried through the countryside becomes a runaway? Why, you destroy everything in it's path of course! Rare's twist on a puzzle game, Blast Corps has you do exactly that through it's 57 levels....

Video Game Trading Card Spotlight – Tim Mcvey

Our next Trading Card Spotlight features Tim McVey who currently is displayed on card number 56, from the Superstars of 2011 Collection.  He is also featured on cards 162, 510, 612, 2095 and 2304.   Tim is an avid game player starting from the early 1980s in Ottumwa,...

Video Game Trading Card Spotlight – Dan Iacovelli

Join us tomorrow for the Video Game Summit in Villa Park, IL.   Today we will talk with Dan Iacovelli of Westchester, IL  who began this event 13 years ago.    For more information go to http://www.videogamesummit.net/ Our next Trading Card Spotlight features Dan...

Video Game Summit 2018

Video Game Summit, is Chicago’s Premier Video Game Event. The 2018 show will be at The Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park,IL, 7/14/18 show hours are: 10:00am till 6pm(all times central) Remember how much fun you used to have playing Atari, Nintendo and all kinds of games...

Nintendo 64 Chronicles [5] NBA Hangtime & Mario Kart 64

#9 : NBA Hangtime Not being a huge basketball fan, I wasn't all that excited when I first fired this game up on my N64. However, it took about 30 seconds before that emotion completely flipped and I got hyped. NBA Hangtime is Midway's continuation of it's NBA Jam...

Creature Features: Monster Games of the 1980s

I adore the old, black and white monster movies. Films like Frankenstein, King Kong, and even clunkers like Gamera are some of my favorite cinematic experiences. Given the choice between Citizen Kane and Creature from the Black Lagoon, I’ll pick the creature feature...

Pinball…..Not a Easy As You Think!

We have always talked about the retro gaming world and how it has effected us in a positive or negative way.  But there is another level that we have not even tapped the subject on.  The one type of gaming that was there even before the first video games..... Pinball....