Retro Gaming Podcast – Episode 22: Plenty To Talk About!


This is the IMPLANTgames retro gaming podcast with Kris and Austin, the show where we talk about old school games, collecting, YouTube and more. This is Episode 22: “Plenty To Talk About!” In this episode we talk about:

  • Listener questions and comments!
  • Over Horizon (NES)
  • Ridge Racer 64 (Nintendo 64)
  • Ridge Racer 6 (XBOX 360)
  • Wipeout 64 (Nintendo 64)
  • Jungle Book (Sega Genesis)
  • Lion King (Various)
  • Mickey Mania (Sega CD)
  • Blackthorne (Sega 32X)
  • Kris is going to the Midwest Gaming Classic!
  • PlayStation 2 hype
  • DOOM (Sega Saturn)
  • White Jaguar cases!
  • Very quick recap of Austin's February pinball tournament experience

..As well as several Dreamcast-focused topics:

  • Speed Devils: Online Racing
  • Pen Pen TriIcelon
  • Test Drive 6
  • Ferrari F355 Challenge
  • SEGA games, post-Dreamcast
  • SEGA pulling the plug early on their Dreamcast system

YouTube mentions:

MaximumRD -

RetroSnow -

Austin's casual review/overview of Addiction Pinball for the PC:

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Throughout my life I have been an avid gamer. My early years in particular consisted of growing up with platforms like the Atari VCS/2600, NES, and Master System. Naturally, that led into platforms like the Sega Genesis, Super Nintendo, Sega CD/32X, Sega Saturn, Virtual Boy, etc. In the mid to late 1990's, I realized (as a fledgling teenager with little disposable income) that I could obtain those systems that I once thought were completely out of my reach as a child (Neo-Geo, Atari Jaguar, CD-i, 3DO, etc.), and it was from there that I went into a long-term phase of discovering, experiencing and collecting consoles--just about anything I could get my hands on. While I enjoy the occasional modern game, these days time is limited outside of my many hobbies, so I tend to hover towards quick pick-up-and-play types of games, via generations I truly grew up with: Shoot 'em ups, arcade style beat 'em ups, platformers, light gun shooters, and racing games. Not to mention pinball games, something new (to me) that has become a main focal point of interest. In addition to the podcast with Kris, I also create a variety of content on my own YouTube Channel, including video game reviews, Long Plays, and Let's Plays. Many of these you will be able to find here at IMPLANTgames!