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Jim and Sean discuss game play, strategies, and memories of classic '80s and '90s arcade games.

Jim and Sean discuss game play, strategies, and memories of classic '80s and '90s arcade games.
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Jim and Sean discuss game play, strategies, and memories of classic '80s and '90s arcade games.

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English


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Episode 83: National Suicide Prevention Month

9/26/2018
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EXPLICIT LANGUAGE IS IN THIS EPISODE. Taking a break from discussing video games, we are taking the opportunity to discuss not just suicide prevention but also depression and other mental concerns. We feel this is a very important topic that needs to be addressed. Advertisements

Duration:02:04:42

Episode 82: Mr. Do!’s Castle and Mr. Do!’s Wild Ride

9/20/2018
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In today’s fourscore and second official installment of Pie Factory Podcast, your hosts Do! their best to edutain you. Do! you want to join in on the fun? Of course you Do!. (Okay, we’ll stop Do!ing that.)

Duration:01:51:28

Episode 81: Reactor and Aliens

9/2/2018
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How do Jim and Sean spend their three-day weekend near the end of summer? By servicing you, our friends, the listeners, with a brand new episode! This time we wax philosophical about another movie game and another Gottlieb game. We hope you’re not…alienated by this episode, but we guarantee you some kind of…reaction.

Duration:01:51:06

Episode 80: Qix and Quantum

8/20/2018
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We at Pie Factory Podcast like to record episodes. We like it so much, we’ve done it more than 80 times. We hope that you’ll add this episode about “Q” games to your podcast queue. (See what I did there?)

Duration:01:44:28

Episode 79: Liberator and Millipede

7/23/2018
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Well, it’s Monday, and as such we cannot come up with a creative announcement for episode 79. So here it is. Episode 79. Millipede and Liberator. Listen to the podcast. Trade it with friends. Post a link in your next bathroom graffiti.

Duration:01:36:11

Episode 78: Eyes and Anteater

7/11/2018
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Whoa-oh, here she comes. Watch out WITH YOUR EYES, boy, she’ll chew you up. Whoa-oh, here she comes. She’s an ANTEATER. (See what we did there?) Despite Sean and Jim striking fear in the hearts of those who try to re-create their “oops, we screwed up” music, here they are with episode 78.

Duration:01:32:30

Episode 77: I want to ride my…

6/22/2018
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In this super special episode of Pie Factory Podcast, Sean and Jim discuss the latest retro gaming news (which is not news anymore because post production takes such a long time!), but then eschew the usual format to discuss their adventures on two wheels. A super special guest helps out as well!

Duration:00:15:39

Episode 76: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom and Return of the Jedi

5/26/2018
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I think this is the longest title we’ve had for an episode so far. Is it? Hmm….I don’t know. I’ll have to check. Wait…why am I typing this? Anyway…here’s a show about a couple of George Lucas film games. Yeah.

Duration:01:28:01

Episode 75: APB and Super Pac-Man

5/15/2018
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Here we are with another instalment of Pie Factory Podcast, an arcade game podcast that most certainly exists. What do you get when you combine Atari and NAMCO? Well, maybe Pac-Mania, but in this case, you get cops and a superhero. This episode will certainly be just that: a episode!

Duration:01:31:02

Episode 74: Midwest Gaming Classic 2018

4/21/2018
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That rough, ragged trip down I-94 brings forth some thoughts and interviews from one of the biggest gaming conventions in the country. If this doesn’t get you excited for what will be happening again in about 51 weeks, then…we dunno, maybe something else will??

Duration:02:05:20

Episode 73: Turbo and I, Robot

4/9/2018
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It’s Monday! And when a new episode of Pie Factory Podcast comes out on a Monday, it means Monday’s FUNday, Charlie Brown! In their last episode before Midwest Gaming Classic, Jim and Sean discuss, well…two arcade games and reveal a common theme. Duh. If you’re in Milwaukee, come to MGC and see us in the … Continue reading Episode 73: Turbo and I, Robot →

Duration:01:43:34

Episode 72: Tutanhkham and Wizard of Wor

3/22/2018
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So it’s come to this…Sean and Jim have released twelve episodes six times. SIX TIMES. Can they do it a seventh time? Stick around for episode 84 and find out! In the mean time, here’s episode 72, examining works by Konami and Bally Midway.

Duration:01:50:08

Episode 71: Contra and Ikari Warriors

3/8/2018
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Jim and Sean were getting lazy and restless with episode 71, so they did what anybody else would do: invite two guests to join them and do all the dirty work. Enjoy this special foursome as they present their intercourse on Contra and Ikari Warriors.

Duration:02:04:24

Episode 70: Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker and Trivial Pursuit

2/16/2018
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Question: What did Sean get wrong *this time*? Answer: it’s probably somewhere in this episode. So is a missing sequined glove (probably). Anyway, just listen to episode 70. Because that’s what it certainly is: an episode.

Duration:02:05:38

Episode 69: Gravitar and Bosconian

1/26/2018
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What? You thought Sean and Jim would let January end without you getting another episode in your podcast player?! Pshaw! Here with the long-awaited episode 69 are your beloved hosts waxing philosophical about two early ’80s space games. We’re sure to sell a million units…in January.

Duration:01:20:25

Episode 68: Battlezone and Juno First

1/16/2018
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Everybody’s fourth-favorite midwestern video game podcast hosts have returned from their monthlong tour of Europe, Scandinavia, and the subcontinent with deep thoughts about Battlezone and Juno First. Certainly this episode will go down in history as “The Show Notes Episode.”

Duration:01:59:46

Bonus Episode!

12/12/2017
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Jim and Sean offer you a holiday gift: an extra episode! The Pie Factory hosts aren’t too afraid of…public speaking…to offer one more…broadcast…for 2017. Normally they talk about video games, but this time they get…behind the microphone…another way to talk about a topic pertinent to their past lives. For the…record…this episode’s transmission may make your … Continue reading Bonus Episode! →

Duration:02:32:11

Episode 67: Buster Bros and Blasteroids

11/22/2017
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The last episode of 2017 brings you two guys talking about two late ’80s games with two…uhhh…something or other. Ooh…and is there a special something for Patreon supporters? Only time will tell.

Duration:01:43:39

Episode 66: Lunar Lander and Red Baron

11/8/2017
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Jim and Sean wax philosophical about two Atari vector graphics games. (And unfortunately, new computer = new audio issues, for which they apologize.) Are Sean and Jim stealing No Quarter’s “Novecter” idea? Only time will tell, but listen for details…if any!

Duration:01:32:13

Episode 65: Star Trek and Galaxian

10/25/2017
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So here’s the situation. It’s October. It’s 2017. By process of elimination, that means it’s October 2017. Putting two and two together, you get twotwo. Strategically simulate operations and shoot some suicidal space creatures with Sean and Jim as they answer that musical question: “Huh?”

Duration:01:27:06