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Episode 147 – Golden Axe (1989)

Episode 147 – Golden Axe (1989)

Episode 147 – Golden Axe (1989)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are using our swords and axes to ‘boop’ elves and enemies! From 1989, we’re playing Golden Axe by Sega for the Arcade and Genesis.

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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.

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 is the audio from a commercial for the game. There is a longer, more confusing UK commercial here, though.
  • 27:00 – Todd has some reasons why Golden Axe is… The Most Best Game of All-Time.
  • 34:00 – Emails! Huzzah!
  • 42:00 – A quick New News segment this week. This just in: The new Secret of Mana sucks!
  • 47:00 – As always, we help some people before signing off with… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 52:00 – Snifferoo. Oddly, we’re playing as scientists next week! Scientists with swords. Confusingly.

SHOW NOTES

– According to Price Charting, Golden Axe is pretty affordable. The base game and sequel are about $12 to $15, and they can also be found on most Sega re-release carts and online stores. The awful Beast Rider game goes for $5 to $7.

Episode 146 – Kid Dracula (1993)

Episode 146 – Kid Dracula (1993)

Episode 146 – Kid Dracula (1993)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are playing as a sweet lil baby Alucard! From 1993, we’re playing Kid Dracula by Konami for the Game Boy.

You can manually download this week’s bat-filled 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.

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 excellent title theme from the game, as well as some music from stage one.
  • 30:30 – Todd Brisket has some reasons why Kid Dracula is… The Most Best Game of All-Time.
  • 37:00 – Steve has an absolutely seamless segue for the Voicemails feature, which is not new.
  • 43:00 – Emails! Followed by New News, and a mini-update on our longest Kickstarter whipping horse.
  • 55:00 – As always, we try to help some people with… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:01:00 – Snifferoo. We are shirtless, and swingin’ our axe around next week! Is that code? You’ll have to listen and find out!

SHOW NOTES

– As discussed on the show, according to Price Charting, Kid Dracula is shockingly valuable! The loose cart is worth $69, and the box and manual up the price to $559. There are only about three sales per year, too, so it’s in short supply.

Episode 145 – Yo! Noid (1990)

Episode 145 – Yo! Noid (1990)

Episode 145 – Yo! Noid (1990)

This week in Your Parents Basement, in honor of National Pizza Day we are playing as a pizza-stealer in order to save New York City, for some reason! From 1990, we’re playing Yo! Noid, developed by Now Production and published by Capcom, for the NES.

You can manually download this week’s cheesy 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.

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 them funny Domino’s commercials from back in the day. Avoid the Noid! (Even though you’re oddly playing as him in this game.)
  • 33:45 – We hear from one of our favorite reviewers again, as Todd has a segment explaining why Yo! Noid is… The Most Best Game of All-Time.
  • 44:00 – Emails! We move right along to the email portion…of the show.
  • 51:00 – New News! Now with theme music!
  • 56:15 – We help some people, in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 59:00 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re getting spooked! But, in a cute way!

SHOW NOTES

– According to Price Charting, Yo! Noid is pretty reasonably priced. The cart costs about $10, with the box and manual upping the price to $42. (And by the way – The site is now updated, and offers more information!)

– The shockingly good sequel to the game is available here.

Episode 144 – Final Fantasy Tactics (1998)

Episode 144 – Final Fantasy Tactics (1998)

Episode 144 – Final Fantasy Tactics (1998)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are vanquishing evil nobles, evil clergymen, and evil demons! From 1998, we’re playing Final Fantasy Tactics by Square for the Playstation.

You can manually download this week’s gritty, dark story-driven 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.

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 is the main theme from the game.
  • 42:15 – Emails! And followed by New News.
  • 58:15 – Ask the Sweet Boys. What about masks though?
  • 1:02:00 – Snifferoo. We are playing a long, long, looonnngggg teased game, finally!

NOTES

  • Screen Rant has a cool article on 15 little known facts about Final Fantasy Tactics. You can read it here!
  • The lead graphic for our Facebook ad comes from this entry on the Final Fantasy wiki.

Episode 143 – Resident Evil 2 (1998)

Episode 143 – Resident Evil 2 (1998)

Episode 143 – Resident Evil 2 (1998)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are enjoying fine acting and running away from zombies in order to conserve ammo! From 1998, we’re playing Resident Evil 2 by Capcom for the Playstation (and every other system now, too).

You can manually download this week’s totally spooky 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.

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 incredible commercial for the game. You can check it out on YouTube here!
  • 45:30 – Todd has some good, legitimate reasons why Resident Evil 2 is… The Most Best Game of All-Time.
  • 51:00 – Emails! Followed by New News on Secret of Mana and other games we’ve already played.
  • 1:09:00 – Snifferoo. Next week, our show is going to be the most tactical its ever been!

SHOW NOTES

– According to Price Charting, Resident Evil 2 is pretty affordable. There are more than 10 different versions available at this point, and they’re all between the $5 and $20 range.

Here is the Kotaku article by Stacie Ponder, mentioned by Steve on the show, about the ungodly number of Resident Evil ports out there. Achievement Oriented also did a segment on it, but Steve can’t remember which episode it was on, so just check them out in general.

Episode 142 – The Little Mermaid (1991) and Ariel the Little Mermaid (1992)

Episode 142 – The Little Mermaid (1991) and Ariel the Little Mermaid (1992)

Episode 142 – The Little Mermaid (1991) and Ariel the Little Mermaid (1992)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are dealing with a mer-person showdown! From 1991, we’re playing The Little Mermaid by Capcom for the NES, and from 1992, we’re playing Ariel the Little Mermaid by Blue Sky Software for the Genesis!

You can manually download this week’s podcast from UNDER THE SEA 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.

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 surprisingly good NES midi theme!
  • 36:00 – Todd has some reasons why the NES version is… The Most Best Game of All-Time.
  • 41:30 – Emails! Followed by Steve’s New News.
  • 56:45 – We get back to helpin’ some people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:01:30 – Snifferoo! It’s not even October but we’re getting SPOOPED next week!

Episode 141 – Donkey Kong Country (1994)

Episode 141 – Donkey Kong Country (1994)

Episode 141 – Donkey Kong Country (1994)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are slingin’ barrels and pickin’ bananas with friend of the show Jovial John! From 1994, we’re playing Donkey Kong Country by Rare for the SNES.

You can manually download this week’s banana-peeled 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.

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 ultra rad theme from the game. Old meets new!
  • 50:00 – Emails! Do you wanna play VR Skyrim with a sweet baby boy?
  • 1:04:00 – Steve has a new segment! If the sweet baby boys haven’t heard it yet, then it’s… New News! (p.s. No ask this week, we will help people next week.)
  • 1:09:30 – Snifferoo. Next week, we’re UNDER THE SEA.

SHOW NOTES

– According to Price Charting, like many Nintendo mascot games, Donkey Kong Country has retained its value well. The loose cart goes for $17 to $42, depending on whether you want the box and manual as well. Ports for the GBA and Game Boy Color are in the $10 to $15 range. The game has also been re-released on the Wii Virtual Console and the SNES Classic.

Episode 140 – I Can’t Believe It’s A Clip Show! Volume 01 (2018) (NSFW)

Episode 140 – I Can't Believe It's A Clip Show! Volume 01 (2018) (NSFW)

Episode 140 – I Can’t Believe It’s A Clip Show! Volume 01 (2018) (NSFW)

This week in Your Parents Basement! Usually, we separate the wheat from the chaff, but this week, it’s allllll chaff! From the musty corner bedroom of Your Parents Basement, we have a completely non-vidya game show, as it’s just some of the pre- and post-show banter from the Sweet Baby Boys! And a few special guests!

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.

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

No proper timestamps this week – I ain’t got time to bleed, or, to listen back and to make timestamps! But, here is a partial track listing of the fun awaiting you, sweet baby boy and sweet baby girl listeners:

  • 01 – Bin Laden’s Game Trove
  • 02 – Baseball Chat and Fuck Hawk
  • 03 – Michael Jackson’s Death
  • 04 – Steve’s Sick and Wang
  • 05 – Jon Mailing Discs
  • 06 – Warmup Exercises
  • 07 – The Jovials and Sphincter Talk
  • 08 – Leap Year Games and Night Court
  • 09 – Todd’s Dead Air
  • 10 – Steve’s Eulogy, Skype, Great Program and Right Tickled
  • 11 – The Simpsons, Dameshek and Feeney
  • 12 – Dutchess Von Teats
  • 13 – Picking A Game
  • 14 – Sweet Unused Content

Episode 139 – Awards 2017 (2017)

Episode 139 – Awards 2017 (2017)

Episode 139 – Awards 2017 (2017)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are discussing the best and worst of the games we played in 2017, with Sweet Baby Boy and Friend of the Show HAWK! It’s an annual tradition like no other, The Sweeties.

You can manually download this week’s honor-filled 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.

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. TO BE A SWEET BABY BOY, YA GOTTA BEAT THE SWEET BABY BOYS! WOOOOO! Also, it’s a very, very long awards ceremony. You know, like every awards ceremony.
  • 1:09:00 – We listen back to some of our celebrity voicemails, and, we hear a new message from the Prez! Then, we conclude the awards ceremony, with an “in memorium” thrown in.
  • 1:34:00 – The show is going long, but we can’t end without helping some people.
  • 1:39:00 – Snifferoo! I can’t believe it’s a clip show!

Episode 138 – Ecco the Dolphin (1992)

Episode 138 – Ecco the Dolphin (1992)

Episode 138 – Ecco the Dolphin (1992)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are swimming through the oceans, attempting to rescue friends from aliens! From 1992, we’re playing Ecco the Dolphin by Novotrade International and published 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.

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 odd, discordant music of the opening level.
  • 39:00 – Todd does some great research, and finds a script for some… Vidya Game Theater.
  • 46:30 – Emails!
  • 58:00 – We really help someone, in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:03:45 – Snifferoo. It’s our magical, yearly tradition!