Arcade Obscura (Shmup Dump) – Episode 054

They’re obscure. They’re underrated. They’re our choices for the Arcade Obscura shmups! Mr. SNK brings us a lovely bouquet of Sega space shooter (please consult with your physician before playing). Rob (AKA Ron, AKA Robdog Storm) goes meta with an… Read more

By PastBlaster | 0

Space Madness – Vidjagame Apocalypse 441

Metroid Dread has launched the franchise in a suspenseful new direction, and given us an excuse to spend this week talking about some of our favorite horror games set in space, with special guest Alex Faciane of Chilluminati and Super… Read more

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Haunted Hotels – Vidjagame Apocalypse 440

There’s something inherently eerie about an empty or abandoned hotel – especially if it’s only been abandoned by the living. With Framework‘s Tony Wilson on board for our second week of Spooptober ’21, let’s look at five highly memorable haunted… Read more

By Wikiparaz | 5

Strikers 1945 – Episode 053

We’re bringing the Flying Pancake in for a landing on the Shmup Dump miniseries with Psikyo’s Strikers 1945 series. Can you stop the evil forces of C.A.N.Y. and find the very suggestive secret ending? How many times is PastBlaster going… Read more

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Soul Shepherds – Vidjagame Apocalypse 439

Today marks the return of Spooptober, when all of our shows are Halloween-themed for a whole month — but since it’s just getting started, let’s ease in with guest Greg Moore and five games that let you play as a… Read more

By Wikiparaz | 10

The Fisher King, A Cancer Comedy, and Blue Steel

Sept. 24-30: Scott Bakula is a QB and a captain, Chiklis is the Commish, Michael Douglas won’t say a word, Seth Rogan is undeclared, Jennifer Garner goes undercover, hillbilly horror, Michael Shannon builds a bunker, Anthony Hopkins has the shining,… Read more

By mrswikiparaz | 1

Mushihimesama – Episode 052

This episode we talk about the Cave shooter series that is almost as fun to say as it is to play – Mushihimesama. We are joined by Gameboy Guru, host of the Shoot the Core-cast, to pick up Rob’s slack… Read more

By PastBlaster | 0

Laser Time – RIP Norm Macdonald

We lost one of our most gifted, inimitable comedians recently, and it’s difficult to deal with. But before Norm departed our mortal coil, he left us this wonderful audio journey through his whole dang career. Yes, this is a rerun,… Read more

By C.Ant | 4
Laser Time

Radiant Silvergun / Ikaruga – Episode 051

Time to cover the complete arcade history of Treasure – the game developer that gave us Radiant Silvergun, Ikargua, and… that’s it! We explore these two fun SHMUPs that mix the shooter genre with a dash of puzzle mechanics. What… Read more

By PastBlaster | 0

Attention, Campers! – Vidjagame Apocalypse 435

With another summer more or less over, this week’s show takes a look at five games that used summer camp – a place alternately associated with freedom, fun, or terror, depending on the context – as a backdrop for adventure… Read more

By Wikiparaz | 1