Retro RPG Podcast Instead of remembering them, we go and play them.

15Apr/140

Episode 51.5: Off Topic

HouseOfCards

Notes:

Fight Club
Steve Jobs
E-Readers
Hipsters & Beer
FF2 Intro (NOT!)
Cover Art Non-Contest
Coffee Snobs
iTunes Review
Email
The Pizza Adventure
Zelda Games
FF2 Talk
Lightning Returns!
FF14 & WoW
Security Work
Taxes
The Early Years of RPGing
Game of Thrones
Books
South Park
House of Cards

Filed under: Uncategorized No Comments
1Apr/14Off

Episode 51: Crisis Core Part 2

CrisisCore2

Notes:

Snowmageddon!
Intro
Retcon
GTA series
Weird Events
Shoehorning
Side Missions
More Cloud!
Genesis Avatard
The Ending
Next Game: Final Fantasy 2
Outro Babble

Crisis Core Walkthrough

1Mar/140

Episode 50: Crisis Core Part 1

Crisis Core

Notes:

Clothes Shopping
Intro
iTunes Reviews
Emails
Cover Art Non-Contest
Graphics
The Spirit Within Movie
The Slot Machine System
Side Missions
Battle System
Shops
Camera Mechanics
Equipment Setup
Controls
Dodge/Blocking ability (AP points)
Materia Fusion
You've got mail!
Aeris & Cloud

Crisis Core Walkthrough

Filed under: Uncategorized No Comments
1Feb/14Off

Episode 49: Metroid Zero Mission & Fusion

metroid

Notes:

The Man Who Folded Time
Beer & Liquor
Intro
Contest
Emails
iTunes Reviews
Motorcycle helmets

Zero Mission:
Kraid
Ridley
Mother Brain
Bug Larvae

Fusion:
Story
Security B.O.X.
Gedo X (that damn spider)
SA-X
Nightmare

eBay Games
Crisis Core next game

Links:

Zero Mission Bosses Guide

Fusion Bosses Guide

Custom Motorcycle Helmets

17Dec/131

See you next year!

Another year of podcasts done.
We will return sometime Late January with a Non-RPG show. Metroid Zero mission and Metroid Fusion. And after that, Crisis Core.

Filed under: Uncategorized 1 Comment
12Dec/131

Contest Finale! Answers!

Answers:
Contra: NES

Chrono Trigger: SNES

Final Fantasy 3: SNES

Legend of Zelda: NES

Super Mario World: SNES

Portal 2: PC

(i did not realize the Nintendo bias until after the contest was made. Sorry about that)

5 points each.
30 GLORIOUS POINTS TOTAL TO BE HAD!

FINAL SCORE

Donald: 96 points
McMoo: 70 points
CloudZero: 39 points.
Resvil12: 7 points
BLAHMASTER: 5 points
Ralph: 4 points
jackal27: 4 points
Rufus: 3 points
Doug: 2 points
Bubbles949: 0 points
Silpheed: 0 points

Congratulations to
Donald with 96 points!

the remaining bonus points:
A user created with the name of fldgoal-3 (3 points)
If you hovered over the Pocketoid link under Friends of Retro RPG on the front page, the description that pops up would be 5 points.
Don added a Secret of Mana track to the Sword of Mana podcast. (2 points)
And 1 super secret bonus that pretty much would have won someone the entire contest had they guessed it. One person came scary close without even knowing it! (They still dont know how goddamned close they were)

Prizes:
All games are cartridge only unless otherwise mentioned
1 Copy of Drakkhen: SNES
1 Copy of Golden Sun: GBA, with Box, inside sleeve, and map/character/Djinni/Summons/Psynergy list. (Near mint condition!)
1 Copy of Phatasy star Iv: Sega Genesis
1 Copy of Legend of Zelda Link to the Past: SNES
1 Copy of Final Fantasy Tactics: GBA

All games EXCEPT for Phantasy star IV have been tested and work. Test performed with a SNES model SNS-101, and a GBA AGS-101

Filed under: Uncategorized 1 Comment
6Dec/131

Episode 48: Sword of Mana

PUSSY

Walkthrough #1

Walkthrough #2

Golem Fight

What's the deal with the hot house?
The Story
Battle System
Healing for dummies - Wisp Spirit tap R button
Lady Medusa
Amanda dies
Devius & Dark Lord are brothers, Lady Medusa is the mother
Desert below Jadd Town. Figure 8 to stop waterfall!?!
Ifrit is a pain in the ass!
Goremand is the my guess for end guy
Golem took forever to kill!
Mana Sacurtary maze
Demagon dragon - fists of fury
So your becoming a tree...
Ending sucked

Filed under: Uncategorized 1 Comment
24Oct/130

Contest Answers

GoldenEye 007

Super Smash Brothers

Star Fox 64

Zelda: Ocarina of Time

Results:

Donald: 16 points

CloudZero: 12 points

score board:
Donald: 71 points
McMoo: 45 points
CloudZero: 39 points.
Resvil12: 7 points
Ralph: 4 points
jackal27: 4 points
Rufus: 3 points
Doug: 2 points
Bubbles949: 0 points
Silpheed: 0 points

Just one more to go!

Filed under: Uncategorized No Comments
17Oct/133

Episode 47: Chrono Cross Part 2

CC Characters

Chrono Cross Walkthrough

Leah twerks for her Tail Spin attack

Tide goes in, Tide goes out

How'd the moon get there?

Space Engine

Notes:

How painful creating the show is / use to be.
Introvert vs. Extrovert
Intro
Fargo slippy fingers with getting colored plates.
Once again the combat system...
How many useless characters are there?
Did you ever get Skully?
Boss figtht struggles = Garai
Leah twerks for her TailSpin Technique
Mannequins are the worst enemy you have to fight ever!
The story...the 6 Dragons
Fate's a bitch!
Screw Kid I'm tired of saving her ass
Spectral Glove for Grobyc, 200-800 damage per hit
Time Devourer is cake!
No ending?
The Contest

Filed under: Uncategorized 3 Comments
10Oct/130

Contest answers.

Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island

Starcraft

Metal Gear Solid

Results:

Donald: 12 points

McMoo: 12 points

CloudZero: 8 points

score board:
Donald: 55 points
McMoo: 45 points
CloudZero: 27 points.
Resvil12: 7 points
Ralph: 4 points
jackal27: 4 points
Rufus: 3 points
Doug: 2 points
Bubbles949: 0 points
Silpheed: 0 points

There are still a few remaining bonus points floating around, and I may drop a few more around the site.

Filed under: Uncategorized No Comments