In this episode Greg and George cover the SNES exclusive game Akranoid: Doh it Again by Taito. A late SNES release that got missed by many people, this is the third game in the still active franchise and has a number of enhancements and new features over the original game from 11 years earlier. How does this game play and hold up today? Tune in to find out! Questions, comments, feedback, etc. can be left on our FB page or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and thanks as always for your support!
In this episode Greg and George look at the first video game adaptation of the popular pen and paper RPG Shadowrun. An adventure style game that differs totally from the Genesis game of the same name, we explore the game in detail, analyze why the game was loved by critics but hated by players when it came out, and if it holds up today. Any questions, comments, feedback, etc. can either be left on our RB page or sent via e-mail to the email@example.com As always, thanks for your support!
Source:: The SNES Podcast #51 — Shadowrun
In our special 50th episode of the SNES Podcast, Greg and George talk about three of the most popular and unique accessories for the SNES that were available outside Japan — the Super Scope, the SNES Mouse, and the Super Game Boy. Tune in to hear us talk about these add-on’s and why they were so great….or not so great! If you have any questions, comments, feedback, etc. please feel free to contact us on our FB page or send me a e-mail to the firstname.lastname@example.org and thanks as always for listening!
Source:: The SNES Podcast #50 — Accessories
In this episode Greg and George are joined by repeat guest host Andy to talk about one of the true classics of the SNES — Starfox, which has spawned one of the most successful franchises for Nintendo. Requiring a special chip on the game cart to allow for the polygon graphics, this on the rails space shooter was mind blowing when it came out. How does it hold up today? Tune in to find out! Any questions, comments, suggestions, etc. can be left on our FB page or sent via e-mail to email@example.com Thanks for your support!
Source:: The SNES Podcast #49 — StarFox
In this episode Greg looks at another classic arcade port on the SNES — Space Invaders, which came out late in the SNES’s life in November of 1997. How does this port of the game compare to the classic arcade game and the other ports of the game? Listen to find out! Please check out our FB page and feel free to send comments, suggestions, feedback, etc. to firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks again for all your support!
In this episode Greg and George look at their first Japanese only game — the ground breaking and huge seller Shin Megami Tensei from Atlus. Available in the west either as a fan made translation patch for a ROM or on a recently ported Apple IOS game, this a deep and disturbing RPG with a very mature plot and horror elements that kept it from being released overseas for many years. Come listen to us talk about these factors and how the game plays to westerners and the good and bad points about it! Our next game is going to be Starfox. If you have any questions, comments, game suggestions, etc. please feel free to leave feedback on our FB page or send e-mail to the SNES Podcast at email@example.com Thanks for your support!
In this very special episode Greg is joined by guest hosts Aaron of Retro Obscura and Genesis Gems and Joe of the Upper Memory Block and Star Wars Stacks podcasts as they geek out about the three Star Trek games published for the Super Nintendo — one each based off the original show, Next Generation, and Deep Space Nine. Come celebrate the upcoming 50th anniversary of Star Trek with us and what we think of these games and how they hold up today! Any questions, comments, suggestions, etc. can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or left on our FB page. Thanks again for listening!
In this episode Greg looks at the last game to be released for the SNES in North America — an upgraded version of the classic arcade game Frogger. Released in November 1998, how is this port of the game and how does it fare being the last game released for the beloved console? Tune in to find out! Any comments, suggestions, feedback, etc. can be sent to email@example.com or left on our FB page or ITunes. Thanks for your support!
Source:: The SNES Podcast #45 — Frogger
In this episode Greg and George again look at a port of a popular PC game to see how it translated to the SNES — the classic game Civilization. Celebrating it’s 25th anniversary this year, we explore the highs and lows of the conversion of this great game. Tune to find out what we thought of it! Any commands, feedback, suggestions, etc. can be left on our Facebook page or sent via e-mail to the firstname.lastname@example.org
Source:: The SNES Podcast #44 — Civilization
In this episode Greg and George are joined by special guest host Nick to discuss one of the obscure and late SNES releases, the platformer Incantation from Titus. Listen to the three of us discuss this game — the latest game so far to be covered on the podcast — and why it’s so rare and if it’s worth playing. Thanks to everyone for your support! If you have any questions, comments, etc. please feel free to send a e-mail to email@example.com. Pease check out our sponsor’s Jerry’s media gaming center device at jri-rigg.com
Source:: The SNES Podcast #43 – Incantation