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Every week we look back on our memories of the video games we played growing up. We discuss a brief history of the game, the memories that impacted our lives, and the experience of going back to the games in the present day.

Every week we look back on our memories of the video games we played growing up. We discuss a brief history of the game, the memories that impacted our lives, and the experience of going back to the games in the present day.
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Every week we look back on our memories of the video games we played growing up. We discuss a brief history of the game, the memories that impacted our lives, and the experience of going back to the games in the present day.

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English


Episodes

126: Super Mike Mika Holiday Special 64

12/21/2018
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Mike Mika returns to discuss the process of curating and developing the SNK 40th Anniversary Collection, #IDARB 2, the Intellivision Amico, fascinating arcade to home ports and much more!

Duration:01:14:55

125 (Halo: Combat Evolved)

12/9/2018
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This episode we remember and revisit Halo: Combat Evolved on the Microsoft XBOX. Halo: CE launched with the XBOX on November 15, 2001. Upon release it defined a console and even a brand. Guest hosting are John Linneman and Ryan Payton.

Duration:01:38:43

124: PS1 Classic and Alternatives, Console Mods, FPGAs and more!

12/2/2018
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John Linneman of Digital Foundry and Peter Brown of Gamespot join Kevin to talk about the PS1 Classic (including better alternatives), the future of backwards compatibility, retro console mods, FPGAs and more!

Duration:02:02:27

123: Fall Preview (Ys, Shenmue, RPGs, Music, Ports!)

9/1/2018
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We are back with HUGE catch up episode talking about DF Retro, Shenmue, Ys VIII, Okami, Dragon Quest, Hori's Switch D-Pad, video game music, Streets of Rage 4 and other retro game news and topics!

Duration:01:26:35

122: 3D Dot Game Heroes and SEGA News

4/19/2018
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This episode we discuss 3D Dot Game Heroes and some big SEGA News.

Duration:01:27:04

121: Burnout 3: Takedown

3/9/2018
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Chris Johnston and Greg Sewart join Kevin to remember and revisit Burnout 3: Takedown on the PS2 and XBOX. Also Kevin does his best to defend the superior game, Burnout Paradise. And Patreons, make sure you stick around for a bonus segment on crazy PS3 launch stories. You can become a Patreon, support the show and get access to the bonus content at http://patreon.com/backinmyplay

Duration:01:17:39

120: The Power of the Cell (Part 1: History and Preservation of PS3 Hardware)

3/2/2018
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John Linneman returns to go down a PS3 hardware rabbit hole. We Talk about he announcement, launch, final tech, console revisions, best practices and versions of the hardware to pick up and a warning about Dual Shock 3s. Also for Paterons we have a bonus segment about living in Japan and the Yakuza series.

Duration:01:16:08

119: Half-Life

2/23/2018
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John Linneman joins Kevin to remember and revisit Half-Life on the PC. We also look back on the fascinating history of it's console ports and much more! Patreons also get a 30-minute discussion on collecting for the PS3.

Duration:01:11:28

118: A Look Back on Retro Gaming in 2017

12/28/2017
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John Linneman from Digital Foundry joins Kevin to take a look back on the year in retro gaming. We discuss new hardware, retro inspired software, what he learned in the past year producing DF Retro (lots of 32X fun), the future of retro gaming, our Top 5 games of the year and more!

Duration:01:20:22

117: Super Holiday Special II Turbo' w/ Mike Mika

12/18/2017
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Mike Mika returns to talk about the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, the resurgence of retro game rereleases, the future of console iterations, updates on The Video Game History Foundation, his favorite games of the year and more!

Duration:01:06:16

Episode 116: Summer of XBOX Finale (Panzer Dragoon Orta Interview)

10/1/2017
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Ryan Payton joins Kevin for the finale of the Summer of XBOX. We wrap up with a recap discussion on the XBOX and Ryan brought an interview with the Director of Panzer Dragoon Orta, Akihiko Mukaiyama. Also make sure to subscribe to Camouflaj Radio to hear more of the interview and other great gaming discussion.

Duration:01:28:27

Episode 115: Weekend Hangout w/ Mohammed Taher

9/19/2017
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Mohammed Taher returns to hang out and talk retro games and video game music. We discuss going back to RPGs, tactic games, hidden video game soundtrack gems on digital services and much more!

Duration:00:59:38

Episode 114: Super Metroid

8/25/2017
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John Linneman of Digital Foundry and Peter Brown of GameSpot join Kevin to remember and revisit Super Metroid.

Duration:01:33:40

Episode 113: The Reveal and Legacy of the XBOX

8/11/2017
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Crispin Boyer and Mark MacDonald join Kevin to talk about their EGM cover story revealing the final version of the XBOX to the world. We also discuss the impact of the console on the industry and their memories of the launch.

Duration:01:15:59

Episode 112: Mike Mika Retro Projector Drive By

7/28/2017
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Mike Mika joins Kevin to talk about the latest at Digital Eclipse, projecting retro games on random buildings, latest retro game finds, hardest parts of game development and more!

Duration:01:13:43

Epiosde 111: Ed Fries Interview (Summer of XBOX)

6/30/2017
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Ed Fries, founder of Microsoft Game Studios and part of the original XBOX team joins Kevin and John Linneman to talk about early XBOX hardware/OS iterations, rumors of Dreamcast backwards compatibility, the RARE Ltd. accusation, relations with Japanese developers and more!

Duration:01:03:51

Episode 110: The XBOX in Japan

6/16/2017
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Ryan Payton joins Kevin to talk about the relationship between Japan and the Xbox, the important relationship with Sega, Japan exclusive games and more!

Duration:01:26:53

Episode 109: Press Coverage of the XBOX (Part I)

6/2/2017
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EGM alums Chris Johnston and Greg Sewart join Kevin to remember how the original XBOX was covered in EGM.

Duration:01:23:35

Episode 108: Phantom Dust

5/26/2017
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Cast Kevin LarrabeeRyan PaytonMichael Reilly Intro Available now for free on XBOX One and PCMichael’s relationship with PD and the communityRyan’s involvement with the PD re-release Segment 1: Super Brief History Release DatesJP: September 23, 2004NA: March 15, 2005Developed by Microsoft Game StudiosProducer/Director:Yukio Futatsugi Development: Developed in MS attempt to cater to the Japanese audienceThe Western release was canceled by MS as the life of the XB was coming to an end,...

Duration:01:04:54

Epsidoe 107: Castlevania: Dracula X

5/19/2017
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Kurt Kalata joins Kevin to remember and revisit Castlevania: Dracula X on the SNES and Super Famicom

Duration:01:09:39