On this post Thanksgiving episode of Saturday Morning Retro, Dan and Dave talk Mad Max and Splatterhouse for the Remake, Remaster or Recycle and they deep dive into the original Final Fantasy for the NES and God of War for the PSVita. So check out all that and more on episode 7 of Saturday Morning Retro.
The day has come folks! Our resident RPG hater has come around and seen the light. Dan loves the FFVII Remake, both of your hosts do. It’s an amazing remake, perhaps the best and they discuss at the top of the show. In the news, Ubisoft announces a viking themed Assassin’s Creed game, Geoff Keighley has a massive game fest planned for the summer and the summer GDC is now going all digital.
Oh we got a good one today. We got some personal stories involving Amazon Echo, Broken Age, and Gamestop. The Tokyo Game Show invades our news, Nintendo pays a beautiful tribute to former president who passed Satoru Iwata, and gaming website The Sixth Axis get in some hot water over their NBA 2K18 review. In our convo of the week, we try to guess each others favorite gaming franchise and our favorite game of all time and wax a little poetic on why we love them.
We got a good one today! You may of heard of the eBay sale of John Romero’s personal copy of Doom II, well that went to our good friend Anthony Micari. We talk Doom, FPSes, and which game is better, SMB3 or SMW. In the news, Amazon amends their Prime 20% game discount. a soceer player sues League of Legends developer Riot Games and wins, and Crackdown 3 gets delayed till Spring 2018. Also, Dave hits the Nintendo Summer of Play event in Brooklyn, Danny sees the Mets win, and more.
It’s finally here, Final Fantasy XV! We do our Review Round Up on it, we discuss in our Convo of the Week, and spoilers… Danny actually likes it! Also, the Sony Experience and VGAs 2016s happened last week. We get into the best bits from each. And surprise, surprise… Dave picked the Game of the Year winner at the VGAs.
Episode 52 comin’ at ya. No news this week but we get are hands in a ton of stuff. How to collect on a budget, the Final Fantasy Phenomenon, and Dave’s condo buying journey. Our conversation of the week is ‘Are games too easy nowadays’.
We’re back after a week off. Dave and Classic start the show talking all about Japan. Dave’s trip to the far east was a good one, and lots of gaming goodness was had. We cover the news and stories of the past two weeks: Microsoft’s Elite controller launching this week, the Halo 5 release, the Playstation Experience moves to San Fran and more. Classic tells his gaming accomplishments and Dave waxes on Final Fantasy once more.
Dave and Classic are back again. On today’s show, World of Final Fantasy feels like Pokemon and is super adorable, Mighty No. 9 faces yet another delay, and Twitch comes to Playstation. Classic reviews Destiny expansion, the Taken King and we spotlight Deer God in this week’s indie spotlight.