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Episode 205 – Castle Wolfenstein (1981) and Beyond Castle Wolfenstein (1984)

Episode 205 – Castle Wolfenstein (1981) and Beyond Castle Wolfenstein (1984)

Episode 205 – Castle Wolfenstein (1981) and Beyond Castle Wolfenstein (1984)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we’re sneaking through enemy lines to fight the Nazis! From 1981, we’re playing Castle Wolfenstein, and from 1984, we’re playing Beyond Castle Wolfenstein, for the Apple II, MS-DOS and Commodore 64, by Silas Warner and Muse Software. We’re joined by a longtime Friend of the Show making his first appearance, Cantjudge, or Ceej!

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 sound. The sound of music.
  • 25:30 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time!
  • 44:15 – Emails!
  • 1:06:00 – We don’t help people this week. But instead, enjoy Our Decision to Choose the Fate of Our Destiny.
  • 1:12:00 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re playing yet another $%#@ing Star Wars game.

Episode 204 – RollerCoaster Tycoon (1999)

Episode 204 – RollerCoaster Tycoon (1999)

Episode 204 – RollerCoaster Tycoon (1999)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are designing the coasters of our dreeeammsss! From 1999, we’re playing RollerCoaster Tycoon by Chris Sawyer Productions for the PC. Friend of the Show Mattyboy subs in for Todd Brisket, who’s exploring the American Midwest.

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 ULTRA RAD television commercial for the game.
  • 27:30 – HUELL has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time!
  • 37:30 – A brand new co-host means we have a brand new rating scale!
  • 46:30 – Emails!
  • 56:00 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys. (Even if we don’t remember the preamble.)
  • 1:06:00 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re FINALLY playing a classic game that we’ve overlooked for years!

SHOW NOTES

  • As mentioned on the show, the 12-year ride from hell. From there, you can find all sorts of bizarre RollerCoaster Tycoon stories.

Episode 203 – Daytona USA (1994 + 1995)

Episode 203 – Daytona USA (1994 + 1995)

Episode 203 – Daytona USA (1994 + 1995)

This week in Your Parents Basement… DAAAYYYTTTONNNNAAAAA! From 1994 for the Arcade, and 1995 for the Saturn, we’re playing Daytona USA.

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 a RAD commercial from down’undah!
  • 23:00 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time! And in addition to our usual fun, it is the return of Huell’s Track Tracks!
  • 47:00 – Emails!
  • 59:00 – We help some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:04:00 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re playing a PC claayyysssiiicccc.

Episode 202 – Link: The Faces of Evil (1993)

Episode 202 – Link: The Faces of Evil (1993)

Episode 202 – Link: The Faces of Evil (1993)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we’re dealing with janky gameplay and kitschy animation coming to a claysic game series! From 1993, we’re playing Link: The Faces of Evil by Animation Magic for the CD-i.

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 some of the bizarre audio clips from the game.
  • 29:30 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time! Followed by our usual, fun segments.
  • 44:45 – Emails!
  • 58:00 – Snifferoo. Next week… DAAAYYYYYYTOOONNNNAAAAAA!!!

SHOW NOTES

  • During the show, we mention a cutscene compilation on YouTube. You can find it here.
  • Nintendo Life has actually done a good job of covering the Nintendo-Phillips collaboration attempts. They’ve done articles on the (small) rise and fall of the system, and also re-publicized this really in-depth interview with the creator of the games.

Episode 201 – Earthbound (1995)

Episode 201 – Earthbound (1995)

Episode 201 – Earthbound (1995)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are bashing aliens with baseball bats, yo-yos and death bottle rockets! From 1995, we’re playing Earthbound by Ape and HAL Laboratory for the SNES. We’re joined by Friend of the Show, Dale!

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 excellent themes from the game.
  • 37:00 – Todd has reasons why this is… The Most Best Game of All-Time!
  • 60:00 – Emails!
  • 1:18:00 – We don’t help people this week. Instead, we spin the wheeeeel! Our Decision to Choose the Fate of Our Destiny. And then, good god, the snifferoo and blooperoonie.

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.

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 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!

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 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!

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 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 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!