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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...

Nostalgia Knowledge – Shazam 1974

Nostalgia Knowledge – Shazam 1974

What are all the old guys talking about now? Well to celebrate the shows 44th birthday we are talking 1974's "Shazam!". The classic Filmation show featuring Micheal Gray as Bill Batson and Jackson Bostwick as Captain Marvel, the Worlds Mightiest Mortal!...

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 RePlays Bank Panic!

GenXGrownUp RePlays Bank Panic!

Jon teaches Mo all about the retro arcade classic – Bank Panic! Wild West shooting action at its finest! Sega introduced this game to arcades in 1984 which was arguably one of the very first first-person shooters ever! Retro gaming is making a huge comeback and here...

Two Staple Gold: Brave and the Bold #148

Two Staple Gold: Brave and the Bold #148

If anyone else is hungover from last night's company Christmas party, please raise your hand. Only me? Ah well, it's all good. I may have landed myself on the naughty list for my ill advised shenanigans with the xerox machine but I'm still chock full of holiday cheer!...

Two Staple Gold: House of Mystery #148

Two Staple Gold: House of Mystery #148

  House of Mystery has long been associated with horror but it actually featured superhero stories from #143- #173. Martian Manhunter aka J'onn J'onzz was the main attraction for the majority of that span. He's always confused me a little. Not the character...

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