On this month’s episode of Saturday Morning Retro, Dan and Dave talk about Jak X Combat Racing for the PS2 and Populous for the Super Nintendo. Also, in our “Our Top 3” segment, our top 3 overrated systems.Continue reading “Saturday Morning Retro Episode 24 – Jak X Combat Racing (PS2), Populous (SNES), Top 3 Overrated Systems”
On this month’s episode of Saturday Morning Retro, Dan and Dave talk about Peace Keepers for the SNES and Ratchet and Clank for the PS2 and Dan poses the question, “Do you need to finish a game to properly review it?”.
We got hot movie/tv/marvel universe talk at the top of the show. Our Birdbox thoughts, a new Ghostbusters 3 teaser drops, Dan’s got thoughts on Punisher season 2 and they both discuss the new Spiderman – Far From Home trailer. In the news, diligent hackers find SNES games listed in the Switch online code, Sony finally caves on Rocket League cross play and UbiSoft cancels game that was teased in Watch Dogs 2 and EA cancel the open world Star Wars game. So tune in for all of that and see Dan flub a ton of games and names in episode 148 of Rated G for Gamers.
On this special episode of Rated G, the boys go in depth on each of the 8 gaming generations, the highlights, notable games and system. And to cap it all off they pick their top 3 favorite generations. Regular episodes resume next week.
On this special episode of Rated G for Gamers, Thanos comes to town to wreak havoc on the universe. We discuss Avengers: Infinity War in our convo of the week. Caution, there are spoilers. Also, in the news, SNK reveals their mini Neo-Geo for their 40th anniversary, the FTC gets serious over console warranty language, PS2 games join PS NOW and the NPD reports that one Sega Game Gear game was sold in the first quarter of 2018. All that and Dave goes ham on Goodwill over Madden Football on episode 116 of Rated G for Gamers.
It’s the end of the year and you know what that means, Game of the Year time! We nominate 5 a piece and we’ll announce our winner and a new edition to our segment, 2nd and 3rd place. At the top of the show, we run down our pickups over the holiday break, what we’ve been playing lately, and why in the hell Danny picked up the SNES 3DS. In the news, journalists had to sign NDAs for the recent Bandai/Namco event, the Switch tops 10 million in sales, Nintendo loses Goldeneye trademark and Psychonauts 2 is delayed to 2019. All that and more on episode 99 of Rated G for Gamers.
On this weeks episode we revisit an old topic we’ve covered in light of the new rumors. It’s been reported that a SNES Classic may be coming out this holiday season so we’ve revised our lists of the games we’d like to see/would be possible for the SNES Classic. Also, in the news, next Call of Duty is confirmed for a WWII setting, we look back at the hottest games from 20 years ago, 1997, Rocket League hits 30 million subscribers and more.