Making Fun of Hippies – Laser Time #389

Don’t like the way your generation or cause gets depicted by the mainstream media? Well, imagine being a hippie, perhaps the world’s safest target of ridicule throughout the last half-century. From the scorn of their late sixties heyday, to the… Read more

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Hippie Hooray – Vidjagame Apocalypse 332

Everyone loves hippies! Right? Or at least enough to put a few of them in videogames. This week, PNB Podcast’s TL Foster returns for a look at some of the ways games have depicted counterculture dropouts, after which we’ll dig… Read more

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Animated by Disney – Vidjagame Apocalypse 331

Being a Disney animator used to mean you were among the world’s best creators of hand-drawn, 2D animation – an art form that’s lately fallen out of favor in Hollywood. Luckily, there have been a few times that Disney alums… Read more

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Lost in Translation – Vidjagame Apocalypse 330

Localization can be a touchy subject these days, but there was a time when it often meant turning a game into something completely different for foreign audiences. This week, we grab Greg Moore to talk about five classic games that… Read more

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Stolen Soundtracks – Laser Time #388

Video games have pioneered so very many things in the realm of pop culture. So… it’s a difficult question to ask: Is music NOT one of them? Grab the buds and/or phones, because we’re exploring a bit of a tough… Read more

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Cheap Popcast #101 – SummerSlam Preview Teaser

New Cheap Popcast hosts Matty Allen and TL Foster are here to break down all of the matches at NXT Takeover and SummerSlam happening this weekend in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. In this special teaser episode, you’ll get a taste of… Read more

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The Original Overshadowed Super Stars – Laser Time #387

Kermit, Mario, Mickey. Throughout history, certain characters have become so popular, they become the default mascot spokes-things for their respective companies. This is not about those characters. This is about the once mighty icons who were relegated to the background… Read more

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