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.

September 24th, 2017    

PCP Video - Buy SNES Classic from Dolphins

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September 13th, 2017    

e75 - Pit Fighter (Arcade/Genesis)

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This game is terrible!

Nintendo has a lot of news with Mario not being a plumber and the internet loses its mind, Miiverse being shut down, and Nintendo Switch requiring more memory.

Terminator 2 3D is released in theaters and Adam gets a private showing.  Does this classic movie hold up and is the 3D worth it?

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August 30th, 2017    

e74 - Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (Gameboy)

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We dust off the old Nintendo Gameboy and pop in the strange game that is Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins.  Listen in as we collect the 6 golden coins and visit Wario for the first time ever.

TV discussions cover Game of Thrones, Westworld, Deathnote, and Star Wars Obi Wan movie.

Snes Classic preorders are gone.  What stores will have them in stock?  Listen in and find out where to get it.

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August 11th, 2017    

Episode 73 - Movie/TV Reviews

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As Adam recovers from surgery, he has been watching a lot of TV.  Get caught up on some of the latest shows like Room 104, Vice Principals, Castlevania, and Game of Thrones and some movies like The Great Lebowski, Robocop and The Kingsman.

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July 26th, 2017    

Episode 72 - Atari Lynx and Blue Lightning (Lynx)

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Because you asked for it! Find out all the history of the little talked about but revolutionary system the Atari Lynx and Blue Lightning, the flagship game for the system!

Game of Thrones is back on the air so of course we have to talk about it.  SPOILER ALERT!  If you dont want spoilers, skip that part.

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July 12th, 2017    

Episode 71 - Outrun (Arcade, Genesis)

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Come drive cross country with us in our Ferarri in Sega's driving classic, Outrun.  Considered to be one of the pioneering and one of the top simulations of all times, we tell you if the ride is still worth it or if you should finally trade in that old car.

Its been a while since we talked about movies and TV so we finally catch up with our thoughts on Wonder Woman, Captian Underpants, and the HBO series Silicin Valley.

In gaming news we give you all the dirt on the SNES Classic and tell you if we think its worth it.

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June 28th, 2017    

Episode 70 - 5 Quick Reviews (PC, WiiU, PS4)

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We have been playing quite a few games over the last few months but havent gotten very far into them so we decided to give a bunch of first impressions on what we have been playing.  Check out what we think so far of Paper Mario Color Splash, Overwatch, Breath of the Wild, Horizon Zero Dawn, and the final release of Crawl by Powerhoof. 

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June 14th, 2017    

Episode 69 - Magic Sword (Arcade, SNES)

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A hectic hack and slash up a 50 story tower to kill the evil dragon and save the town. Is this game that is considered a classic one that still holds up today?

We visit some of EA's announccements from day one of E3 covering Battlefront 2, FIFA, and the Xbox One X console.

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February 1st, 2017    

Episode 68 - Bomberman World (Arcade)

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Bomberman World is part of a long running series of games that have touched many different consoles. We focus on the arcade version. Find out is we like it or think its trash.

Tv talk is back and we talk about the changes with The Walking Dead and the Netfix original series Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events.  Is it as good as the original movie?

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January 25th, 2017    

Episode 67 - Final Fight (Arcade, SNES)

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WARNING:  This episode could almost be as controversial as the game was!  We speak all in good fun on some controversial topics.  Please do not take everything we say seriously.

Final Fight was a hug beat-em-up from the late 80s early 90s tht was heavily influenced by many things from the time as well as heavily censored for different regions and systems around the world.  Learn all about these things and more as we discuss one of Adam's favorite games.

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January 18th, 2017    

Episode 66 - Nintendo Switch Conference Reactions

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Nintendo finally announced the release date andeverything coming out for the system!  We give you the entire scoop on everything from the system and what it comes with, accessories, and games announced for it's release and the rest of the year.

We finally both got to see Star Wars Rogue One.  Find out if its any good.

 

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August 24th, 2016    

Episode 65 - Zoo Keeper (Arcade)

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All the animals in the zoo have escaped!  Brittany and Adam have completely lost their minds!  Can they get all the animals back in their cages and rebuild the zoo before they get out again?!  Tune in and find out if we can handle it.
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August 4th, 2016    

Episode 64 - Track and Field (Arcade)

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Celebrate the start of the 2016 Olympics as we play Konami's 1983 release Track & Field. Find out if Adam and Brittany are medal material while they long jump and javelin their way through these unique title.

Brittany shares some news about No Man's Sky and we react to the Nintndo NX rumors.
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July 27th, 2016    

Episode 63 - Robotron 2084 (Arcade)

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Beep, Boop, Bop join Adam and Brittany in the year 2084 as they slay killer robot aliens in Robotron. Find out what Brittany thinks of one of Adam's favorite arcade games. They also discuss new movies with female leads, Ghostbusters & Star Wars Rogue One.

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July 20th, 2016    

Episode 62 - Contra/Pokemon Go (NES/Arcade)

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Join Adam and Brittany as they bullet spray their way through the Konami run and gun Classic Contra. Find out if they prefer using the infamous Contra cheat code or not and if Contra has gotten any easier with time. They also discuss the Pokemon Go phenomenon and whether they are contributing to the traffic jams.

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June 30th, 2016    

Episode 61 - Donkey Kong Country (SNES)

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On today's episode Adam and Brittany talk about Donkey Kong Country, the SNES hit that redesigned Donkey Kong to how we know him today. They discuss the game elements that they like and whether or not they think it holds up to the hype.

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June 8th, 2016    

Episode 60 - Splatoon (Wii U)

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On this episode we review Wii U's Splatoon. Join us as we paint our way through Octo Valley and discuss what we like and dislike about Nintendo's colorful and creative third person shooter. 
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Adam introduces the upcoming movie Monster Truck and Brittany forces Adam to endure more Fear the Walking Dead and Game of Thrones talk.  Also, don't miss Adam getting gossipy with his first attempt at celebrity news. He's got it out for Johnny Depp.
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June 1st, 2016    

Episode 59 - Free Comic Book Day

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Brittany goes to a few shops on free comic book day.  Be warned, all shops are not the same.  She tells us all about how some shops run it right and how some shops can be really shady.
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Adam visits a few modern arcades and is really disapointed.  Can today's arcade last like the ones from our childhood did?
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Brittany tells us all about Captain America Civil War and Adam has had just about enough of Johnny Depp.  We both talk about Alice Through the Looking Glass.
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May 18th, 2016    

Episode 58 - International Table Top Game Day

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Its time to make some new friends so we head out to International Table Top Game Day and try a few new games like Adventure Time Fluxx, Murder of Crows, and RAID Random Adventures In Dungeons.
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We get caught up on some current TV series and check out a few new series that look interesting.  Do they make the cut?  Have a iisten and find out!
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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    

Video Podcast: Arcade Coin Reject Repair

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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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May 21st, 2015    

Episode 33 - Braid (PC)

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Braid is a beautiful but frustrating platform/puzzle game.  Learn all about how long it took us before we rage quit and hated life.
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News brings games to the iWatch.  What is Marilyn Manson's connection to the Playstation 1?  You gotta listen to find out and lots more!

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May 19th, 2015    

Video Podcast: Arcade Marquee Repair

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Press Continue Podcast host Adam teaches you all the ins and outs of repairing an arcade cabinet marquee. We clean and replace the flourescent light as well as share tips of installation.
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May 15th, 2015    

Episode 32 - Arcade Special Part 2

Brittany did some traveling the last few weeks and visited The Galloping Ghost Arcade in Chicago.  What games did she play at the biggest arcade in the US?  Tune in and find out.
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Gamestop ruins retro game collecting, hearthstone is on your cell phone, and Sega is bringing some of your favorite genesis games to 3DS.  We discover a website called alpha beta gamer where we try a bunch of tiny games in development.




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April 13th, 2015    

Episode 31 - Arcade Special

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Come on a journey with Press Continue Podcast as we tour some of the local arcades in North Carolina and part of South Carolina.  We discuss what they are doing right, what they are doing wrong, and if arcades can survive in the modern world.
Walking Dead’s season finale brings more death, Steve Jobs and Bill Gates go to war in The Pirates of Silicone Valley, and dig in the desert with Atari: Game Over in our TV coverage.  An old game on Kickstarter gets funded and Hyperkin’s april fools joke may come true.

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April 7th, 2015    

Pacapong: Video Podcast

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Brittany and Adam play pacapong for the first time.  Madness ensues.
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March 30th, 2015    

Episode 30 - Bruce Lee (C64)

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Bruce Lee for the Commodore 64 has been a long requested game for the Press Continue Podcast to review.  Punching, kicking, and jumping our way through the evil wizard’s castle.  Does this game still hold up after all these years?
We discuss some of the new and upcoming movies such as Pixels, Chappy, Frozen 2, and What We Do in the Shadows.  Some news of remakes of old games like Clay Fighter and Sword Coast Legends brings D&D to online play.

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