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Pengo Video Game – Retro Arcade Classic RePlay

Pengo Video Game – Retro Arcade Classic RePlay

The Pengo Video Game was a classic retro arcade game first released in 1982 by Sega. Join Jon and George as they push cubes, smashing Sno-Bees and slip-n-sliding all over the screen as they steer Pengo to untold glory. #genxgrownup Subscribe » GenXGrownUp.com/yt...

GenXGrownUp RePlays Arcade Classic, Galaga

GenXGrownUp RePlays Arcade Classic, Galaga

In 1981 Namco and Midway released Galaga! A sequel to 1979’s Galaxian, Galaga puts the player in control of a spacecraft shooting at enemy aliens arriving in formation who try to destroy, collide with, or capture the spaceship. Released on multiple platforms including...

GenXGrownUp Reviews My Arcade Micro Cabinets

GenXGrownUp Reviews My Arcade Micro Cabinets

When we were growing up in the 80s we all said the same thing, “Man, I wish I could have my very own arcade game!” Well, it only took us 30 years. Check out Jon’s obsession with mini arcade cabinets as he takes a look at Mini-Burgertime, Mini-Dig-Dug, and Mini-Galaga...

GenXGrownUp RePlays Jungle King from Taito

GenXGrownUp RePlays Jungle King from Taito

In 1982 Taito released Jungle King and we’ve been swinging, stabbing, and jumping ever since. Have a seat on the GenXGrownUp couch with Jon & Mo as we fire up MAME and relive a vital part of our misspent 80’s arcade youth. It’s time to throw on a loin cloth, grab...

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