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Episode 200 – Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (1988)

Episode 200 – Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (1988)

Episode 200 – Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (1988)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are celebrating a show milestone with another game from a milestone series! From 1988, we’re playing Zelda II: The Adventure of Link by Nintendo for the NES.

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And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

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TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features one of the totally cool commercials of the day!
  • 26:45 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time! Followed by our usual segments.
  • 42:30 – Steve debuts a brand new segment! DON’T… miss it.
  • 46:00 – Voicemails!
  • 59:30 – Emails!
  • 1:04:30 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:11:00 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re playing a META META META game that people have been clamoring for.

Episode 199 – Wing Commander (1999 FILM)

Episode 199 – Wing Commander (1999 FILM)

Episode 199 – Wing Commander (1999 FILM)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are going Hollywood! In honor of the upcoming Academy Awards, we once again turn our attention to the “best” motion pictures based on HOT vidya game IP. From 1999, we’re watching Wing Commander, starring F.P. Jr., Saffy Burrows and Matt Lillard.

You can manually download this week’s podcast here or subscribe to the show via the iTunes store. To manually subscribe, use this link in the device / podcast player of choice. You can also follow us on Twitter, or ‘like’ us on Facebook.

And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

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TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features the second dynamite trailer for the movie.
  • 30:30 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Movie of All-Time!
  • 44:15 – Emails!
  • 52:30 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 57:30 – Snifferoo. Next week, we hit another significant milestone! And we play a good game as a result.

Episode 198 – Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (1990)

Episode 198 – Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (1990)

Episode 198 – Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (1990)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are saving vermin from the spells of a witch! From 1990, we’re playing Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse by Sega for the Genesis.

You can manually download this week’s podcast here or subscribe to the show via the iTunes store. To manually subscribe, use this link in the device / podcast player of choice. You can also follow us on Twitter, or ‘like’ us on Facebook.

And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

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TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features an ultra cool 1990s commercial for the Game Gear version of the game.
  • 23:00 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time!
  • 38:15 – Emails!
  • 53:30 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 59:30 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re watching a movie about saving the galaxy that has less cat people in it than you’d think.

Episode 197 – Mario Party (1999)

Episode 197 – Mario Party (1999)

Episode 197 – Mario Party (1999)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we follow up your Super Bowl party with the coolest one possible on the Nintendo 64! From 1999, we’re playing Mario Party by Hudson Soft.

We’re joined by Friend of the Show Amanda, fresh off of her capturing the freshest treasure from the oldest tombs! (Note: We did have some small technical difficulties this week, so we apologize in advance for any choppy transitions.)

You can manually download this week’s podcast here or subscribe to the show via the iTunes store. To manually subscribe, use this link in the device / podcast player of choice. You can also follow us on Twitter, or ‘like’ us on Facebook.

And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

Want to have an email or comment read on the air? Want to have your voicemail played? Send all mails and audio files to parentsbasementpodcast@gmail.com.

TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features the jaunty opening tune from the game.
  • 31:30 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time!
  • 55:30 – Emails!
  • 1:06:00 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:11:30 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re going back to the 16-bit era, because Genesis does what NINTENDONT.
  • 1:12:00 – Blooperoonie! We had fun this week.

SHOW NOTES

Episode 196 – Predator (1989)

Episode 196 – Predator (1989)

Episode 196 – Predator (1989)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are slinking through the jungles, hunting dangerous alien beasts. From 1989, we’re playing Predator by Pack-In-Video for the NES. We’re joined by Friend of the Show Backsack, out from his desk at the CIA. And as you’d expect, today’s show features some adult language.

You can manually download this week’s podcast here or subscribe to the show via the iTunes store. To manually subscribe, use this link in the device / podcast player of choice. You can also follow us on Twitter, or ‘like’ us on Facebook.

And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

Want to have an email or comment read on the air? Want to have your voicemail played? Send all mails and audio files to parentsbasementpodcast@gmail.com.

TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features THE iconic scene from the movie.
  • 30:00 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time!
  • 47:30 – Emails!
  • 58:30 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:07:00 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re PARTYING with our best friend Mario.

Episode 195 – Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? (1985)

Episode 195 – Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? (1985)

Episode 195 – Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? (1985)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are chasing thieves across the globe! From 1985, we’re playing Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? by Broderbund for the PC.

You can manually download this week’s podcast here or subscribe to the show via the iTunes store. To manually subscribe, use this link in the device / podcast player of choice. You can also follow us on Twitter, or ‘like’ us on Facebook.

And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

Want to have an email or comment read on the air? Want to have your voicemail played? Send all mails and audio files to parentsbasementpodcast@gmail.com.

TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features the claaayyysssiiiccc theme song.
  • 33:45 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time! Followed by our usual, fun segments.
  • 51:30 – Emails!
  • 56:30 – No ASKS this week, but instead we do Our Decision to Choose the Fate of Our Destiny.
  • 1:03:00 – Snifferoo. Next week, we don’t have time to bleed!

Episode 194 – Ice Climber (1985)

Episode 194 – Ice Climber (1985)

Episode 194 – Ice Climber (1985)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are scaling up frozen platforms! From 1985, we’re playing Ice Climber by Nintendo for the NES. And a warning – This week’s show has some language that isn’t appropriate for the sweetest of baby boys.

You can manually download this week’s podcast here or subscribe to the show via the iTunes store. To manually subscribe, use this link in the device / podcast player of choice. You can also follow us on Twitter, or ‘like’ us on Facebook.

And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

Want to have an email or comment read on the air? Want to have your voicemail played? Send all mails and audio files to parentsbasementpodcast@gmail.com.

TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features the nifty 8-bit tones of the main theme.
  • 23:00 – Vidya Game Theater returns! And it is maaaaagical.
  • 32:30 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time! Followed by our usual rankings.
  • 42:45 – Emails!
  • 1:01:45 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:08:00 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re on the heels of one of the world’s most famous spies.
  • 1:08:45 – Blooperoonie! Sometimes we do extensive show prep, while other times, not so much.

Episode 193 – Mega Man X (1994)

Episode 193 – Mega Man X (1994)

Episode 193 – Mega Man X (1994)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are charging up our mega buster and dashing into the next generation! From 1994, we’re playing Mega Man X by Capcom for the SNES. We’re joined by Friend of the Show HAWK!

You can manually download this week’s podcast here or subscribe to the show via the iTunes store. To manually subscribe, use this link in the device / podcast player of choice. You can also follow us on Twitter, or ‘like’ us on Facebook.

And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

Want to have an email or comment read on the air? Want to have your voicemail played? Send all mails and audio files to parentsbasementpodcast@gmail.com.

TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features the snazzy opening tune from the game.
  • 34:30 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time! Followed by our usual fun and mischief.
  • 50:30 – Emails!
  • 1:07:30 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:15:30 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re… climbing ice, surprisingly, and not fightin’ characters.

Episode 192 – The Sweeties (2018)

Episode 192 – The Sweeties (2018)

Episode 192 – The Sweeties (2018)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are celebrating the best – and worst – games that we played this year! From our experiences in 2018, it is the annual Sweetie Awards.

You can manually download this week’s podcast here or subscribe to the show via the iTunes store. To manually subscribe, use this link in the device / podcast player of choice. You can also follow us on Twitter, or ‘like’ us on Facebook.

And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

Want to have an email or comment read on the air? Want to have your voicemail played? Send all mails and audio files to parentsbasementpodcast@gmail.com.

TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features the traditional HOLLYWOOD music. Then, we talk our favorite games of 2018!
  • 38:00 – The SBBs talk about some of their least favorite games of the year. Spoiler: All of them, we played for this show.
  • 53:30 – Thanks to Steve, we seamlessly segue into the other awards.
  • 1:14:45 – Our most famous fan calls in! A voicemail from the Prez!
  • 1:17:00 – We don’t have time for a Proper Ask, so instead, we just tease one.
  • 1:19:15 – Snifferoo. We are playing a 16-bit CLAYSIC version of an 8-bit CLAYSIC.

Episode 191 – Daze Before Christmas (1994)

Episode 191 – Daze Before Christmas (1994)

Episode 191 – Daze Before Christmas (1994)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are playing as everyone’s favorite elf, even more so than Link! From 1994, we’re playing Daze Before Christmas by Funcom and published by Sunsoft for the SNES and Sega Mega Drive (Genesis).

You can manually download this week’s podcast here or subscribe to the show via the iTunes store. To manually subscribe, use this link in the device / podcast player of choice. You can also follow us on Twitter, or ‘like’ us on Facebook.

And now, there is a Discord channel for all the sweet baby boy and girl fans of YPB! Check it out here, and rub elbows with your favorite co-hosts. Are you yearning and craving a clayyyssiiiccc YPB episode? Well, they are now collected here for you! Find episodes #1 to #52 right there, in Volume I!

As always, if you like the show, support us by buying from Amazon! You can use this link to go to Amazon, and any purchase you make will kick a couple bucks to the show, with no extra cost to you. It’s a win-win!

Want to have an email or comment read on the air? Want to have your voicemail played? Send all mails and audio files to parentsbasementpodcast@gmail.com.

TIMESTAMPS

  • 0:00 – Intro, which features one of the most famous fans of ole Santa.
  • 27:30 – Todd has reasons why Daze Before Christmas is… The Most Best Game of All-Time! Followed by our usual fun features.
  • 44:00 – Emails!
  • 55:00 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys. Now holiday themed!
  • 1:01:30 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re doing a yearly tradition!
  • 1:02:00 – Just a quicccckkkk Blooperoonie this week.