Tag Archives: Vidya Game Theater

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.

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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 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!

Episode 118 – Mortal Kombat (1992)

Episode 118 – Mortal Kombat (1992)

Episode 118 – Mortal Kombat (1992)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are beating the crap out of all challengers, and ripping out spines and hearts in the process! From 1992, we’re playing Mortal Kombat by Midway for the Arcade, Sega Genesis and Super Nintendo.

You can manually download this week’s fatality-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.

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 a sound effect collection from the game! You can find the original on YouTube here.
  • 28:00 – It’s the return of a segment! Comments, Concerns and Questions.
  • 39:30 – It’s another installment of… Vidya Game Theater.
  • 47:15 – We move right along to the Email portion of the show.
  • 1:06:00 – Again, we help people in… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:13:00 – Snifferoo! Once, there were these boooyyyssss, who…

SHOW NOTES

– According to Price Charting, Mortal Kombat is still pretty affordable nowadays. The Genesis version is $6 for the cart, and $9.99 for the manual and box too. Despite being inferior, the SNES version is a bit more, $9.25 and $22.99, respectively.