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LL12 - Evan Valentine and the Doom Pod of Dr Clemegalomann
This week on LAST LIVES…The crew is joined by writer & resident comic book expert Evan Valentine (collider.com, complex.com, comicbook.com) to discuss Marvel Video Games over the years as the eve of Infinity War approaches! Find out which Marvel characters were the first to get the pixelated treatment and which, if any, were PLAYABLE video games (spoiler: not many). Being the first guest episode the boys got excited and went extra long, check out Patreon.com/lastlives for bonus outtakes and...
LL11 - A Touching Tribute to DS
This week on LAST LIVES…The crew talk about one of the most dominant forces in handheld gaming history THE NINTENDO DS FAMILY. The DS didn’t just crack Nintendo into the hitherto unheard-of Casual Gamer market, they blew the lid off the handheld gaming market and set themselves up for the future. Memory Card: Cracking the casual marketCelebrity Release Event in LATouching is a slogan2nd Screen and other GimmicksPower PadZelda Phantom HourglassSpirit TracksPhoenix Wright Ace...
LL10 - Ya Gonna Go Play Your Little Gameboy?
This week on LAST LIVES…The crew jump into another area of gaming from their past, The Handheld Gaming Console! This week specifically the guys talk about the original standard bearer of handheld gaming, The Nintendo Gameboy. With a lifespan that defied the simplicity of it’s design, the gray brick won out over its fancier, more colorful rivals with the Nintendo staple of fun gameplay and exclusive IP. The Gameboy Family of systems was dominant well into the 2000s thanks in no small part...
LL09 - Golden Era Wrap Up and a Sea of Grievances
This week on LAST LIVES...What goes around comes around as the boys dive back in to the PS2 one last time. Talking Vice City, San Andreas, Gaming in the age of Roomates, God of War, and the best/worst games to play after a national tragedy. Plus some Golden Era follow ups, The Titles of each gaming "Age", and Sea of Thieves review with Justin Harris! Can 3 dudes in their 30s with wives and families conquer their backlogs and confront the final boss of Middle Age Nostalgia? Find out on LAST...
LL08 - Deep Dive Dolphin Cube
This week on LAST LIVES...The crew talk about Nintendo's first foray into the disc based format, THE GAMECUBE. Easily the most underrated console of its generation, Nintendo's purple porpoise turned down the tech and turned up the fun! Can 3 guys with wives and families clear their back log and confront the final boss of middle aged nostalgia? Find out on LAST LIVES!
LL07 - Don't Panic...Dreamcast
This week on LAST LIVES...The Dreamcast launched a year before the PS2 but was dead by the launch of Xbox. What happened? Well, they say that the stars that burn the shortest often burn the brightest, and in Sega's case it's usually because it's a Super Nova of dumpster fire decision making. Whatever the case the Dreamcast had an amazing combination of ahead of it's time features, bizarre design choices, plus a unique and equally bizarre game catalog. Can 3 guys in their 30's with wives...
LL06 - Xbox The Macho Machine
This week on LAST LIVES...The gang talk about the debut of a new challenger in the game console race, the original Xbox! Microsoft made some bold and brave choices in designing their machine, but would the hubris of Bill Gates video game dreams put a dent in his considerable fortune? Can 3 dudes with wives and families clear their back log and confront the final boss of Middle Age NOSTALGIA? Find out on LAST LIVES! Memory Card Checkpoint Chatter Warp Zone Music from Crate Digger Jones
LL05 - Dawn of the Golden Era
This week on LAST LIVES...The prime and twilight years of the original Playstation featuring Grand Theft Auto and Tony Hawk Pro Skater. Then the dawning of a new era with the Sony Playstation 2. JBone Talks FF XII remaster and in the Warp Zone the gang talks Far Cry 5 expectations. Plus the DEBUT of NPD Jeopardy! Can 3 dudes in their 30's with wives and families clear their backlogs and confront the final boss of MIDDLE AGE NOSTALGIA? Memory Card Checkpoint Chatter - The Backlog...
LL04 - Leisure Suit Lookout and The Rumble Years
This week on LAST LIVES...Jbone, Dad, and Sam G talk 90's PC Gaming, Point & Click Adventures, and PS1. Can 3 dudes in their 30's with wives and families clear their backlogs and confront the final boss of MIDDLE AGE NOSTALGIA? Find out on LAST LIVES. Memory Card Checkpoint Chatter - The Backlog Slog Warp Zone Featuring Music by Crate Digger Jones
LL03 - The Kalinske Botch
This week on LAST LIVES...Jbone, Dad, and Sam G talk about the post 16 bit era including the biggest business botch in the history of gaming, The Sega Saturn and its doomed launch. Can 3 dudes in their 30's with wives and families clear their backlogs and confront the final boss of MIDDLE AGE NOSTALGIA? Find out on LAST LIVES. Memory Card Checkpoint Chatter - The Backlog Slog Warp Zone Featuring Music by Crate Digger Jones
LL02 - Last Lives Podcast Premiere
The debut episode of Last Lives is here! Hosted by comedian raconteurs Justin "JBone" Clements, Justin "Dad" Harris, and Producer Sam G, we delve into our gaming past, present, and future with the health bar flashing all the way. Can 3 dudes in their 30's with wives and families clear their back logs and confront the final boss of MIDDLE AGE NOSTALGIA? Find out...on LAST LIVES! This week we talk: The 16 bit era - from Arcade to Home Console Super Nintendo v Genesis Sega's Bad...