Press Continue Podcast

Relive the memories of your childhood as we talk about retro video games, board games, and card games from a guy’s and girl’s perspective.

May 11th, 2016    

Episode 57 - Crypt of the Necrodancer (PC)

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Crypt of the Necrodancer is a very unique mix of retro dungeon crawling mixed with DDR style controls.  Is this unique mix any good?  Have a listen and see what we think.
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Adam visits Retrocade in West Dundee, Illinois while on vacation and gives a full review of the arcade.

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May 4th, 2016    

Episode 56 - Show Announcements

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WE'RE BACK!!!  After our much needed break we have a bunch of new announcements and changes for the show!  Plus we tell you what we think about the new Star War Rogue One trailer.
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February 24th, 2016    

Episode 55 (PCP Mini) Popeye (Arcade)

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Love is in the air with our Valentines Day special.  We talk about the old Nintendo arcade classic and the strange 3 way love traigle between Popeye, Olive Oil, and Bluto.
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January 20th, 2016    

Episode 54 - Guild of Dungeoneering (PC)

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Come with us and join the Guild of Dungeoneering.  It's a cute deck building, dungeon crawling adventure on PC and Tablet.  We discuss some of the new games coming for 2016 and how much we hate TV right now. Plus Adam almost makes Brittany throw up!

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January 7th, 2016    

Episode 53 (PCP Mini) Timber (Arcade)

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It's our first show of 2016 and why not start out the year with a crash and a bang.  Timber takes all the excitement of being a lumberjack and turns it into a game.  Sounds exciting right?  You'd be surprised!
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December 23rd, 2015    

Episode 52 (PCP Mini) Outtakes

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We say a lot of goofy things on our show, but you never get to hear all of it.  We compiled a show of some of the stuff that you didnt get to hear.  Singing, laughing, and all around awkwardness ensues.
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December 9th, 2015    

Episode 51 - Dragon’s Lair (Arcade)

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Don Bluth created a classic when he made the first fully animated laserdisc based arcade game with Dragon’s Lair.  Take control of Dirk the Daring as he travels through a castle to save Daphne from an evil dragon.  Learn all about Don and all of his animated classics films and what the hell is a laserdisc anyways?

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December 2nd, 2015    

Episode 50 (PCP Mini) Kubb

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Just in time to be late for Thanksgiving is our coverage of literally the oldest game we will probably ever talk about.  I think we ate too much because we kind of lost our minds in this episode.  It will either make you love us more or confuse you to the point of not knowing how to use  your brain ever again.  Listen and see what happens.

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November 11th, 2015    

Episode 49 - Splatterhouse (Arcade)

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For our halloween special we decided to go visit Splatterhouse.  During our visit we learn all about the terror mask and the Turbografx-16 system from NEC.  Will Rick save Jennifer from Dr. West and the horrors found in the splatterhouse?

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TV and news brings reviews of Ash vs Evil Dead and Crimson Peak as well as we check out trailers for Through the Looking Glass, The Hateful 8, and The Warcraft movie.  Youtube Red starts their new pay service and slave leah is going away.

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October 21st, 2015    

Episode 48 - Road Rash 2 (Genesis)

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If street racing, thug punching, cop dodging motorcycle racing is your thing, you’ve come to the right place.  Road rash is an all out battle for first place in the Sega Genesis classic. 

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Listen to our reviews of Hotel Transylvania 2, Goosebumps, and The Visit and get caught up on TV shows like American Horror Story and Walking Dead.

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Super Smash Bros and Mario Maker combine to make for some interesting gameplay and Magic The Gathering prerelease tournament news.  Find out what happened to the Retro VGS and Brittany has an important question for all of our listeners.

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October 7th, 2015    

Episode 47 (PCP Mini) Pacman Battle Royale (Arcade)

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We find the newest pacman game in the arcade and want to tell you all about this new 4 player competitive game!

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September 30th, 2015    

Episode 46 - DuckTales (NES)

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Ducktales weeeewoooo!  A classic cartoon and NES game from the 90s.  We explore the history of Scrooge Mcduck and many other Disney characters while searching for the ancient treasures in many exotic locations.  Will we find our fortune?

Brittany gets ready for The Visit and fills us in on the new Fear the Walking Dead series.  Adam gets excited about the Ninja Turtles finale and Hotel Transylvania 2.

Super Mario Maker gets out of hand, Dungeon Boss is out of control, and Tomb Raider is showing off its assets!  Sounds like a wild party!

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September 8th, 2015    

Episode 45 (PCP Mini) Mario Kart Arcade GP DX (Arcade)

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Always a fan of Mario Kart, we track down Mario Kart Arcade GP DX and finally get a chance to sit down and take it for a test drive.

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September 2nd, 2015    

Episode 44 (PCP Mini) Star Wars Battle Pod (Arcade)

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We drive out to Dave & Busters to find Star Wars Battle Pod and give it a whirl in our first PCP Mini episode.  Does it live up to the hype?
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August 26th, 2015    

Episode 43 - F-Zero (SNES)

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F-Zero is an amazing SNES drving game that set the new standard for driving games and inspired many other games in the genre.  We bring in our friend Christian who is an expert on this game since it is one of his all time favorites.  Will we like it as much as he does?
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We get a fresh outlook on the Harry Potter series from Christian as a  first time viewer of the movies.  A lot of news about 3DS price drops and how to get homebrew on your 3DS.  China is coming out with a new android based video game console.  New info about Kingdom Hearts 3.  

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August 19th, 2015    

Episode 42 - Dragon’s Crown (PS3)

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Gather your party of adventurers and seek the treasure of the Dragon’s Crown.  We discuss this beautifully hand drawn game from Atlas and the controversy around its art style.

Many new movies and TV series are on the way from a Walking Dead spin off to Star Wars spin offs.  So many new things to look forward to.  Get your preview here.

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August 12th, 2015    

Episode 41 - Ghouls n’ Ghosts

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Ghouls n’ Ghosts puts you in the armor of the fearless Arthur as he fights through 5 levels of hard as hell levels to save the princess from the devil.  We discuss this classic Sega Genesis and arcade title from Capcom from the viewpoint of a veteran player and a newcomer to the series.  Has this game stood the test of time?
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True Detective and Orange is the New Black finales happened and the Ninja Turtles new season starts up.  New amiibo and Zelda Triforce Heroes are on the way soon from Nintendo.  Star Wars Battlefront and Starfox Zero shows off some new footage.  Are all these new games living up to thte hype?  We sure hope so!

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August 5th, 2015    

Episode 40 - Altered Beast (Genesis)

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Altered Beast is as old as the Sega Genesis and we are here to tell you everything about it.  Brittany plays it for the first time and Adam has been playing it since it’s release.   Has the game held up over time or should this game be welcomed to its doom?  There are some good arguments in this episode.
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Is there really a new Firefly and Lemony Snickets headed to Netflix?  Does the old movie The Warriors still stand the test of time?  And what does Tron have to do with Windows 10?  All these questions and more are answered in another action packed episode of Press Continue Podcast.  Can you dig it?

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July 29th, 2015    

Episode 39 - Tapper (Arcade)

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Come hang out at the bar and get a beer with us as we play Tapper.  While at the bar, Brittany and Adam will tell you all about their vacations and who got hurt.  This episode is full of drunken historical facts as seen by Adam.  There were two version of the game.  Why are there two?  Listen and find out!
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Sex, drug, prison, and zombies are all have something to do with Bill Murray somehow as we go through a ton of shows and movies this week.  News brings talks of the new Transformers Devastation, Shenmue 3, and Windows 10.  Hopefully your computers are still working so you can hear this episode.  Keep your fingers crossed!

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July 21st, 2015    

Arcade Coin Reject Repair - PCP Video

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July 15th, 2015    

Episode 38 - Time Pilot (Arcade)

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Travel through time to save your friends and learn a little history of aviation in Time Pilot.  Will you save us from the alien invasion of 2001?  I sure hope so.
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Brittany watches True Detective and figures out who has been burgling all of our time.  Apollo Creed has a kid and Rocky is his trainer in the new movie Creed.  Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) is going to be in a movie based on Rampage and Shovel Knight gets a physical release date.

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July 8th, 2015    

Episode 37 - Diablo (PC)

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Diablo, the classic hit from Blizzard is our game this time around.  We visit the town of Tristram and try to defeat the devil himself.  We offer up many pro tips and strategies for those that wish to attempt this quest.  Will you accept and survive the challenge?
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Game of thrones finale and some classic cartoon movies and shows are discussed and rediscovered.  Stores are implementing amiibo policies that limit us all.  We discover For Honor, which was missed during our E3 coverage and wow did we miss out on that one!  Don’t forget to get the free version of Super Mario Maker with Screentendo.  
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A lot happens when you chase down Diablo and we cover it all this episode. Don’t miss out!

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June 25th, 2015    

Episode 36 - E3 2015

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Press Continue Podcast takes you to E3 2015 and highlights many of the games shown this year.  We choose our best and worst of this years showing and which console had the best showing overall.

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June 17th, 2015    

Episode 35 - Mario Tennis (N64)

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We finally decide to talk about a Mario game and choose an often overlooked title, Mario Tennis.  We take our visiting friend Ryan with us to the mushroom kingdom to battle it out on the courts and see who will be champion of the Nintendo 64.
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Ryan and Brittany review Mad Max and quite a few other Disney movies.  Steam has its summer sale and takes all our money and a new cartridge based gaming system is on the horizon.

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June 8th, 2015    

Episode 34 - Food Fight / Arcade Auctions (Arcade)

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Food Fight sparks a bunch of family memories and Ashlee guest stars again on this episode of Press Continue Podcast.  Adam visits an arcade auction and shares his experience and offers tips for any of you that go to an auction.
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Kung Fu Master 2 is found, Snoop Dogg has a new album, and Nintendo comes to Universal Studios.  Tune in to see what we think of all this stuff and more!

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