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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.




Episode 63: Space Harrier and Out Run

Congratulations: you survived the end of the world! Your reward is getting to listen to the soothing sounds of Jim’n’Sean waxing nostalgic about two Sega games. Will Jim finally find the lost chord? Will Sean be reunited with his ticker tape machine? Listen and find out. Advertisements

Duration: 02:01:38

Episode 62: Moon Patrol and Rampart

So it’s come to this: the last episode of Pie Factory Podcast for the summer! Jim and Sean wax poetically about each of their adventures the great summer of 2017 has thrust upon them, and they make their fall predictions. Oh, wait…never mind; they never got around to doing that. Instead, they talked about classic … Continue reading Episode 62: Moon Patrol and Rampart →

Duration: 01:46:03

Episode 61: Krull and Q*bert

Our thoughts are with those affected by Harvey right now; if any of our listeners are among them, we hope that this episode gives them at least a little bit of a silver lining. But hey, want to learn some algebra? 2 x Gottlieb = episode 61. Whoa.

Duration: 02:01:46

Episode 60: Interview with Jeffrey Lee

Despite our best efforts at putting out a quality Podcast, Jeff Lee, creative genius behind Q*Bert, managed to sit through an entire episode to talk to us about his games, books, artwork, and other hobbies. If there ever was an episode of a podcast, this certainly is one of them.

Duration: 01:41:43

Episode 59: Crossbow and Rip Off

Two games. Two arcade games. You play ’em. You shoot stuff. And one of the games has a dangling preposition in the title. And this will be the final Pie Factory Podcast episode until the next one. Which will be 60. Followed by 61 and 68, with possible episodes in between. Mark your calendar as … Continue reading Episode 59: Crossbow and Rip Off →

Duration: 01:33:55

Episode 58: The Empire Strikes Back and Paperboy

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Episode 57: Two Tigers and 1942

Believe it or not, this is not the first episode of Pie Factory Podcast to come out in July 2017. Except it is. And it’s about two games this time. Just like almost all of the other episodes. You listen now. And you wish Steve Touhy of Touhyville a happy birthday. Now.

Duration: 01:38:13

Episode 56: A couple of Nintendo games

If we got any more specific, the theme would be too easy to guess! But we hope you enjoy this rollicking little kickoff to summer as your Pie Factory Podcast hosts are joined by a special guest to keep things a bit more under control.

Episode 55: Black Widow and Centipede

Jim fights his laptop over good audio while Sean repeatedly gets the name of a Pretenders song wrong. It’s all a barrel of fish until someone gets hurt, right here on Pie Factory Podcast.

Duration: 01:58:33

Episode 54: Bubbles and Make Trax

What is the sound of one hand clapping? Why, it’s the next installment of the witty, irreverent, and third adjectiveless Pie Factory Podcast. Sean and Jim go all Williams on y’all for the last episode during meteorological spring; see you in June! (Yes, we’re watching you!)

Duration: 01:53:57

Episode 53: Gauntlet and Pole Position

Okay, okay, we get it: Sean needs to see more movies. But hey, listen to him discuss a classic dungeon game and a landmark racing game with Jimmy G, the man with a message. Or an awkward limp. We don’t remember for sure.

Duration: 02:11:04

Episode 51: Uncle Poo and Pac & Pal

Congratulation! You have wisely chosen to listen to Pie Factory Podcast’s last episode before Midwest Gaming Classic 2017 — we’ll be back after MGC with any exciting news and developments we encounter. Now… Let’s Uncle Poo!

Duration: 01:51:06

Episode 50: Bust-A-Move and Jungle Hunt

Home? I have no home. Hunted. DESPISED. The jungle is my home. Where I can bust a move and listen to the mammoth blockbuster episode 50 of Pie Factory Podcast. Now, stop tampering in God’s domain.

Duration: 02:14:20

Episode 49: Spy Hunter and Vanguard

Sean and Jim are back from their three-week tour of Europe, Scandinavia, and the subcontinent to talk about a coupla games. You guard a van, and you hunt spies. There. Now you don’t have to listen. No, wait…yes, you do.

Duration: 01:49:52

Special announcement from Pie Factory Podcast

Just a quick update on the current state of Pie Factory Podcast. She looks so great. Every time I see her face she puts me in a state…state of Pie Factory Podcast.

Duration: 00:03:59

Episode 48: Mappy and WWF WrestleFest

Super Podcast Brothers’ Andy Reierson joins Sean and Jim as they discuss two games that are such natural bedfellows that it’s a disgrace that Pie Factory Podcast went on for 48 episodes before this pairing finally happened. Prepare to be Timinized!

Duration: 02:15:06

Episode 47: Kangaroo and Arabian

Still a very new year, and the Pie Factory Podcast guys get yet another riproarin groundbreaking episode out. What are the odds? You’ll have to listen and find out.

Duration: 01:39:26

Episode 46: Missile Command and Mouse Trap

The Pie Factory Podcast gang opens the first episode of 2017 with some tender-lovin’ discussion of two of everybody’s favorite arcade games. Or maybe not EVERYBODY’s, I mean…whose favorite game is Mouse Trap? Maybe not yours, but…maybe someone’s?? I don’t know. Perhaps the episode will end with a huge honkin’ explosion.

Duration: 01:43:10

Episode 45: Rethinking the 5s

In a very special Pie Factory Podcast, Sean and Jim speak openly and frankly about the games they both rated 5 Continues, with the help of longtime featherless biped Ferg. ‘Swonderful. ‘Smarvelous. ‘Sthe final episode of 2016. What will 2017 have in store?

Duration: 02:39:37

Episode 44: Dig Dug and Pac-Mania

Now, this is a story all about how my life got flipped, turned upside-down, and I’d like to take a minute – just sit right there, I’ll tell you how I became the prince of a town called Pie Factory Podcast. Never gonna dig you up, never gonna Pac you down.

Duration: 02:00:08

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