July 13, 2017
In Part Two of this epic Sideshow, Jacques and Joe continue their in-depth geeking out with Robert about arcades, including the 1982-84 arcade game show "Starcade," the documentary "King of Kong," Adam Sandler's "Pixels," and these kids today with their modern games compared to the classics, dagnabbit!
PLUS: "Wreck-It Ralph," "The Last Starfighter," "Futurama," the future of arcades, and... a GALAG-OFF?! Joe suggests a Galaga contest between Robert and Jacques for his own amusement! And yours, too. Will they accept the challenge?!
Check out Joe's son's YouTube channel, ChipBoy (formerly GameBoy Advantage): https://www.youtube.com/user/gameboyadvantage
July 10, 2017
Oh-oh, oh-oh-oh! Jim returns to the podcast to make Jacques and Joe jealous with his review of the New Kids on the Block concert at Fenway Park!
PLUS: Tom Brady's greatness (what else is new?), Bruins v. the IRS, Trump at the G20 summit, Random Video Game Review, Guess My Rash, Parenting Tip of the Week, Leisure Suit Larry at 30 (or 70), RIP Richie Dunn of the Buffalo Sabres, and more!
Closing Song: "Other Break" by Beyond id: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wYb5T4joUCE
July 6, 2017
In Part One of this TWO-PART Sideshow, Jacques and Joe visit their friend Robert and his growing arcade collection!
They talk about Popeye, Galaga, Dragon's Lair, Paperboy, Millipede (#TrackballLife), and some deep cuts like Food Fight and Sea Wolf!
PLUS: Arcades then and now, the current state of arcade collecting, balancing the hobby with family, and a look back at those god-awful arcade-based Saturday morning cartoons (Saturday Supercade)!
Look for Part Two next week!
July 3, 2017
This week, Jacques and Joe take the show on the road... to another mancave! Robert is dumb-- er, KIND enough to invite the boys over to look at and discuss his classic arcade collection! Galaga! Donkey Kong Junior! Popeye! Did we mention Galaga?!
Also, boring stuff!! This Week in Awful: Trump's tweets, Trump's fake TIME cover, NRA propaganda!
Plus: Patriots talk (in July!), This Week in Boston Breakers History, Defunct Sponsor, Netflix picks, and MORE!
Closing Song: "Can't Stop" by Dan Cray: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TjDXxd0rf4
June 22, 2017
With gods among us in the kingdom of tights and capes and warp drives and dystopian futures… archers reign supreme!
Jacques and Joe "bow" down to their favorite archers in movies, TV, comics and video games. We're sure you'll "quiver" with delight when you hear this one! And that's no bull...seye. You get the point.
Give it a shot!