January 17, 2020 – 2019 Year In Review (Part One: Of One)

Ludicrous Topic:

  • Shit Selling For Way Too Much Money

Legitimate News Ludicrous Leadoffs:

The Big Topics of 2019:

  • Game Services Coming Out The Wazoo!
  • Nintendo & The Switch Keeping Up The Pace
  • Microsoft Readies For The Next Generation
  • Sony Laying Low
  • Loot Boxes Steadily Put In Their Place
  • A Look at the Games Coming Releasing In The Early Part of 2020

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who is willing to give 2020 the benefit of the doubt

October 18, 2019

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News of the Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who, in following up on last week’s nickname, would like to update everyone that he is on the last boss of Link’s Awakening and will have the game beaten shortly!

Blast From The Past:

August 30, 2019

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News of the Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who is pleasantly surprised to re-realize that Futurama was good right from the start

Blast From The Past:

June 14, 2019 – E3 Wrap-up (Part 1)

E3 Ludicrous Leadoff:

Microsoft Recap:

Nintendo Recap:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who wonders what the guy who tried to blackmail Radiohead’s reaction to Radiohead’s response was
(visit the Radiohead page on Bandcamp here)

Blast From The Past:

May 24, 2019

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News of the Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who successfully survived Las Vegas

Blast From The Past:

April 19, 2019

Ludicrous Leadoff:

News of the Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who is counting down the days until Las Vegas

Blast From The Past:

April 5, 2019

Ludicrous Leadoffs:

News of the Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who is working on music again

Blast From The Past:

March 15, 2019

Ludicrous Leadoffs:

News of the Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The Trivia King

Blast From The Past:

February 8, 2019

Ludicrous Leadoffs:

News of the Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who is foolishly putting too much stock in the opinions of groundhogs this year

Blast From The Past:

January 18, 2019 – 2018 Year In Review (Part 2)

Friends, this week The Arcade continues its look back on the past year with part two of our 2018 Year In Review.  On this episode, we’ll focus our attention on some of the remaining big and big-ish stories that we’ve yet to have our say on from the year that was.  Included in this are Billy Mitchell and his disqualification from the Twin Galaxies record books, Telltale Games abruptly closing their doors, Epic Games and Discord tackling Steam head-on, and Atari doing some strange things, just to name a few.

What was discussed:

  • Telltale Games Shuts Down Out Of Nowhere
  • Epic Games, Others, Look To Challenge Steam In Digital Game Store War
  • Retro Companies Up To Some Odd Things
  • Billy Mitchell, Twin Galaxies, & Disputed High Scores
  • Ubisoft Opens A Studio In Winnipeg
  • Hello Games Finally Starts To Fulfill The Potential Of No Man’s Sky
  • Sony Releases Own Attempt At Retro Mini-Console, It Flops
  • Microsoft Is Busy Buying Game Dev Studios
  • Sony Announces It’s Plan To Skip E3 2019
  • The Vatican Launches Pokémon Go-Like Game Where You Collect Catholic Saints

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who shouldn’t be, but is always surprised by how outraged people become over clickbait