Forgotten Movie Adaptations – Laser Time #409

Even though we are practically overwhelmed with adaptions of our favorite books, comics, and games these days, getting the Hollywood treatment remains a massive accomplishment. Which is why it’s strange that sometimes, whether good or bad, your favorite thing will… Read more

By C.Ant | 4

Q*Bert – Episode 014

  Strap in for our most profane episode yet (or not, as we’ll explain). It’s time to talk about Gottlieb’s biggest arcade hit – Q*bert! Find out how this game by Warren Davis and Jeff Lee became a pop culture… Read more

By PastBlaster | 1

Retro Retro Remakes – Vidjagame Apocalypse 361

Remakes and remasters aren’t just a modern-gaming phenomenon – far from it. They’ve been part of gaming since at least the ’80s, and this week, we grab John Brandon of Square Roots to look back at five of our favorite… Read more

By Wikiparaz | 9

Playing Doctor – Vidjagame Apocalypse 360

This week’s VGA pays tribute to the world’s embattled health-care professionals the only way we know how: By talking about five games that let you play as one, with help from Leif Johnson of MacWorld. Then it’s onward to Doom… Read more

By Wikiparaz | 8

Tetris – Episode 013

The pieces have fallen into place for our new miniseries and we’re facing a Soviet invasion! Tetris breaks through the Iron Curtain to take hold of American and Japanese cultures, but in very different ways. Find out how Tetris has… Read more

By PastBlaster | 0
Laser Time

Lost Media – Laser Time #406

Children of the 80s had VHS. Kids of the 90s grew up with the internet. So how is it possible for any movie, TV show, or video game to completely disappear in a digital era? Turns out the missing media… Read more

By C.Ant | 6

Arcade Obscura (Invaders from Space) – Episode 012

We’re bringing the Invaders from Space miniseries in for a landing as the co-hosts talk about their pick for underrated or obscure space shooter. Did Mr. SNK and PastBlaster switch brains? Is it possible to have romantic feelings for huge… Read more

By PastBlaster | 0