Monthly Archives: September 2016

Retronauts Episode 75: Punch-Out!!


While the majority of us nostalgia-heads remember Punch-Out!! most from its brief association with Mike Tyson, this humble little series has an interesting history outside of its noteworthiness as an all-time NES classic. On this episode of Retronauts, join Bob Mackey, Jeremy Parish, Chris Antista, and Dave Rudden as the crew explores the entire Punch-Out!! series, from its roots as a wannabe Laserdisc game to its current status as a means of beating up whimsical ethnic stereotypes.

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Retronauts Micro 047: Dragon Quest VII and the Slow Burn

Jeremy looks at how this classic RPG’s 3DS remake compares to the unhappy reputation of the original version.

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Retronauts Episode 74: Nintendo 64

Jared Petty joins Bob and Jeremy to contemplate the good and the bad of Nintendo’s third home console, which launched 20 years ago this month.

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Retronauts Micro 046: 8-Bit Superhero Sampler – Superman and The Uncanny X-Men


It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s… some guy riding the subway! On this episode of Retronauts Micro, join Bob Mackey, Chris Antista, Henry Gilbert, and special guest Chris Baker as the crew dissects two of the earliest (and worst) superhero games the NES has to offer: Superman and The Uncanny X-Men.

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