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Two dudes, brothers Jeff Burns and Josh Folan, analyze the formative years of the console gaming scene through the prism of early issues of Nintendo Power, Sega Visions and GamePro.

Two dudes, brothers Jeff Burns and Josh Folan, analyze the formative years of the console gaming scene through the prism of early issues of Nintendo Power, Sega Visions and GamePro.
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Two dudes, brothers Jeff Burns and Josh Folan, analyze the formative years of the console gaming scene through the prism of early issues of Nintendo Power, Sega Visions and GamePro.

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@joshfolan

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English


Episodes

You Call It Research/Zillion (SMS)

5/5/2019
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The dudes dig into a weird one, Zillion on the Sega Master System, while steering through anime porn and other high-concept philosophical discourse. Imperial Scrolls of Honor Podcast, Episode 8 Show Notes Josh’s Metroid Endgame Play Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qYd6mCGf1Rs Zillion Instruction Manual: https://segaretro.org/images/a/af/Zillion_sms_us_manual.pdf IBM `87 NY Times Mainframe Computer Article: https://www.nytimes.com/1987/01/27/business/six-models-introduced-by-ibm.html...

Duration:02:20:44

What the F*ck is It Called?/Sega Challenge Issues #1, 2 & 3

4/21/2019
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The dudes rifle through the first three issues of Sega’s early newsletters while pondering the likes of windows blue screens of death, what the fuck is up with Sega of America’s fascination with Monopoly, and Al Gore’s political musings. Imperial Scrolls of Honor Podcast, Episode 7 Show Notes Team Sega Newsletter Welcome Packet Pics: https://segaretro.org/Sega_Challenge:_The_Team_Sega_Newsletter

Duration:03:11:56

Remix/Metal Gear (NES)

4/9/2019
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In an ever-so-short chat, the dudes discuss Ultra’s 1988 NES release of Metal Gear, a little Wrestlemania, the 1988 Sears X-Mas Wishbook, etc. Imperial Scrolls of Honor Podcast, Episode 6 Show Notes Metal Gear Instruction Manual: https://www.nesfiles.com/NES/Metal_Gear/Metal_Gear.pdf Pack-In Map Feely: http://www.digitpress.com/library/maps/nes/metal_gear.pdf 1987/88 Buying Power List: https://www.fool.com/slideshow/heres-what-these-25-everyday-items-cost-30-years-ago/ 1988 Sears Xmas...

Duration:03:15:47

If You Can’t Take the Heat/Nintendo Fun Club News #6 & 7

3/26/2019
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The dudes put the women and children to bed and go looking for dinner, closing out the Nintendo Fun Club News chapter of their video game history podcast pilgrimage in this mag episode. Imperial Scrolls of Honor Podcast, Episode 5 Show Notes NFCN $2.50 cover price in `88, adjusted for inflation to 2018 dollars: $5.33

Duration:02:57:03

Door Pricks/Wizards & Warriors (NES)

3/10/2019
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JAB & Josh psychoanalyze elitist and materialistic pricks standing guard at doors, and break down Kuros’ journey to slay Malkil, while playing through the Rare/Acclaim 1987 joint venture on the NES. Imperial Scrolls of Honor Podcast, Episode 4 Show Notes W&W Instruction Manual: https://www.retrogames.cz/manualy/NES/Wizards_and_Warriors_-_NES.pdf Medieval Inflation Calculator: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/currency-converter/#mid Economic Analysis Reference Math: – The small

Duration:02:05:23

Put `Em In a Bodybag!!!/Nintendo Fun Club News #4 & 5

2/27/2019
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Josh geeks out over Punch-Out, Jeff geeks out over Sly Stallone’s porno tape, the two collectively geek out about everything else in issues four and five of Nintendo Fun Club News. Imperial Scrolls of Honor Podcast, Episode 3 Show Notes Corrected Ghosts ‘n Goblins Money Bag Math: – A beer in 1986 would cost 0.51

Duration:03:01:47

Tough Sleddin’/Ghosts ‘n Goblins (NES)

2/11/2019
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The boys break down their playthroughs of Capcom’s 1986 NES release of Ghosts ‘n Goblins and inflation since medieval times, as well as alienate most of the general population by shitting on one of the most well-regarded games of all time. Imperial Scrolls of Honor Podcast, Episode 2 Show Notes Medieval Price List: http://medieval.ucdavis.edu/120D/Money.html USA

Duration:01:28:48

Bowser’s Commanding Personality/Nintendo Fun Club News #1-3

1/29/2019
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The boys peruse the first three issues of Nintendo Fun Club News, discuss Bowser’s comings and goings, and settle on a classic for the first game focus episode. Imperial Scrolls of Honor Podcast, Episode 1 Show Notes Top Score Newsletter, Issue #1: http://www.videoparadise-sanjose.com/ts-1.htm Ring King BJ: https://youtu.be/FWGUSiYQFAQ Noah Hoffman, First Slayer of Ganon Article: https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/josephbernstein/meet-the-first-guy-to-beat-the-legend-of-zelda

Duration:02:24:48

The Instruction Manual

1/21/2019
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Imperial Scrolls of Honor podcast dudes, Jeff and Josh, explain exactly what the hell this podcast is going to be about.

Duration:00:22:56