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Nerd Cave Retro

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Nerd Cave Retro is a podcast dedicated to those who grew up in the '80s and '90s with Classic Video Games. Hosts Derek Diamond and Jason Robbins discuss their memories of old school gaming, and offer advice to those who want to get into collecting the classics.
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Vol. 247 - Castlevania: Circle of the Moon

Nerd Cave RetroOct 28, 2021

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Vol. 316 - Top 5 Game Series!

Vol. 316 - Top 5 Game Series!

This week we talk about our (and your) Top 5 Game Series Lists! Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com    --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com                                              --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro      –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!       -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Mar 21, 202358:57
NCR Commentary: Animaniacs

NCR Commentary: Animaniacs

We're back with commentary tracks all thanks to our Patrons! For this track, we watch Animaniacs Season 1, Ep. 1 "De-Zanitized/Monkey Song/Nighty Night Toon" and Ep. 2 "Cookies for Einstien/Win Big/Yakko's World". It's like a time machine back to the 90s, so join us wont you? **If you want early access to all commentary tracks, extra episodes, and polls or want to just help out the show, the join our Patreon!** www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Mar 17, 202351:36
NCR Commentary - Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

NCR Commentary - Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

Here it is at long last, our long lost commentary track for Batman: Mask of the Phantasm! Originally released on Patreon on November 29, 2020. Watch along with us as we gaze at the animated Caped Crusader in all his 90's cinematic glory! --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro if you enjoy these extra monthly Patreon funded commentary tracks! Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order! -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Mar 17, 202301:24:53
Vol. 315 - The MASK (SNES)

Vol. 315 - The MASK (SNES)

This week, Tunic is getting a physical release on Switch, Nintendo celebrates Mar10 Day, Konami wants to bring back Castlevania, and Derek reviews The Mask for the SNES. Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Mar 14, 202355:35
Vol. 314 - Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Vol. 314 - Double Dragon II: The Revenge

This week, Konami teases more Bomberman, Metroid Fusion coming to Switch online, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason reviews Double Dragon II: The Revenge for the NES. Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order! -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Mar 07, 202354:23
Vol. 313 - Pensacon Panel 2023: Goldeneye 007

Vol. 313 - Pensacon Panel 2023: Goldeneye 007

It's our Panel from Pensacon 2023! Wally Phelps (@therealbigwall) joins us to talk about Goldeneye 007 Remaster for the Nintendo Switch and XBox. Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order! -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Feb 28, 202346:22
Vol. 312 - Super Fantasy Zone

Vol. 312 - Super Fantasy Zone

This week, Bill & Ted's Excellent Retro Collection drops on Switch, other Nintendo IP's considered for Super Nintendo World, Sega says Sonic Frontiers exceeded expectations, and Derek reviews Super Fantasy Zone for the Sega Genesis! Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order! -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Feb 21, 202355:07
NCR Special - Defending Bad Movies 2: The Revenge

NCR Special - Defending Bad Movies 2: The Revenge

For this special episode in honor of the return of the Defending Bad Movies Panel at Pensacon this year, we look back at this 250th episode of the Derek Diamond Experience and our Defending Bad Movies 2: The Revenge panel from Pensacon 2020. --Is "Jaws: The Revenge" REALLY the worst sequel that's ever been made? Do you enjoy all the freeze puns from "Batman & Robin?" These questions and more will be answered as The Derek Diamond Experience returns to Pensacon! In this follow up to last year’s panel, Jason Robbins, Wally Phelps, Julio Diaz, Brandon Rutledge and Nathan Simmons join Derek to defend more bad movies! Our Panels at Pensacon 2023 are on Saturday February 25 at the Wright Building in Downtown Pensacola. --Nerd Cave Retro Panel: 11 am, Room 3 --Defending Bad Movies IV: 1:30 pm, Room 4 www.nerdcaveretro.com --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Feb 19, 202350:58
Vol. 311 - Shatterhand

Vol. 311 - Shatterhand

This week, the Switch is now the 3rd best selling console of all time, we cover the Nintendo Direct announcements, and Jason reviews Shatterhand for the NES. Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order! -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Feb 14, 202358:45
Vol. 310 - Mario Kart 64

Vol. 310 - Mario Kart 64

This week, Nintendo wins "Joy-Con Drift" lawsuit, WATA certified Pokemon Yellow destroyed by Customs, XBox 360 classics getting yanked from the Microsoft store, and Derek reviews Mario Kart 64 for the Nintendo 64. Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your very own bag of Nerd Cave Retro Medium Roast Coffee! -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Feb 07, 202348:51
Vol. 309 - 16-Bit Terminator Games

Vol. 309 - 16-Bit Terminator Games

This week, Goldeneye drops on XBox and Switch, Shinobi non Grata getting a physical release on Switch, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason reviews 16-Bit Terminator Games! Email us at nerdcaveretro@gmail.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro –Follow us on all social media platforms: @nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order! -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Jan 31, 202301:04:13
Vol. 308 - Top 5 Game Controllers

Vol. 308 - Top 5 Game Controllers

This week we talk about our (and your) Top 5 Game Controllers! --Join our Patreon: www.Patreon.com/nerdcaveretro --Check out our merch: ncrmerch.com --nerdcaveretro.com --Email us at: Nerdcaveretro@Gmail.com --Follow us: @Nerdcaveretro, @Derek_Diamond, @JayFunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Jan 24, 202358:60
Vol. 307 - Wonder Boy in Monster World

Vol. 307 - Wonder Boy in Monster World

This week, we get a sneak preview of Super Mario World in Universal Studios Hollywood, Shredder's Revenge is now on Netflix Gaming, and Derek reviews Wonder Boy in Monster World for the Sega Genesis. --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro --Check out our merch: ncrmerch.com --For all of our Links: nerdcaveretro.com --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Jan 17, 202348:00
Vol. 306 - Die Hard (NES)

Vol. 306 - Die Hard (NES)

This week, WATA graded a Castlevania repro, Taito prepares for it's 70th celebration, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason reviews Die Hard for the NES. Follow us: @NerdCaveRetro, @JayFunktastic, & @Derek_Diamond --Check out our merch: ncrmerch.com --nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Jan 10, 202352:04
Vol. 305 - TMNT: The Hyperstone Heist

Vol. 305 - TMNT: The Hyperstone Heist

This week, XBox Gamepass will soon have a cheaper ad supported tier,  Final Fantasy 1-6 have been rated by the ESRB for the Nintendo Switch, and Derek reviews TMNT: The Hyperstone Heist on the Cowabunga Collection. --nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our merch: ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Jan 03, 202357:01
Vol. 304 - Top 5 Games We Played in 2022

Vol. 304 - Top 5 Games We Played in 2022

We end 2022 with our (and your) Top 5 Games We Played in 2022 Lists! --Check out our merch: ncrmerch.com --nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Dec 27, 202254:41
NCR News Dump: 12-18-22 "Chris Metzen Returns to WoW"

NCR News Dump: 12-18-22 "Chris Metzen Returns to WoW"

This episode of the News Dump, @JoeyImageTV joins @JayFunktastic to talk about the return of @ChrisMetzen to Blizzard Games. nerdcaveretro.com This Episode of the News Dump is free for everyone! If you enjoy this episode, get access to all extra Patreon Only content by going to www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Need a holiday gift for the coffee lover in your life? Head over to www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for 10% off of your order!
Dec 18, 202227:07
Vol. 303 - Resident Evil CODE: Veronica

Vol. 303 - Resident Evil CODE: Veronica

This week, Nintendo Switch surpasses PS4 in worldwide sales, the FTC strategizes to reign in the tech industry, and Jason reviews Resident Evil - CODE: Veronica for the Sega Dreamcast.   --www.nerdcaveretro.com   --Follow us on Twitter & Instagram: @NerdCaveRetro, @JayFunktastic, @Derek_Diamond --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order! It's the perfect Holiday gift for the coffee lover in your life.    -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Dec 13, 202201:08:17
Vol. 302 - Wario Land 3

Vol. 302 - Wario Land 3

This week, SEGA has considered the high costs of a Dreamcast Mini, Streets of Rage composer making a new game for the Genesis, and Derek reviews Wario Land 3 for the GameBoy Color!                         --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order! The perfect Holiday gift for the coffee lover in your life.
Dec 06, 202254:41
Vol. 301 - 8-Bit NES Pinball Games

Vol. 301 - 8-Bit NES Pinball Games

This week, you can unofficially download all issues of Nintendo Power, Sonic designer arrested for insider trading, PS6 release date possibly leaked, and Jason reviews 8-Bit NES Pinball Games.   www.nerdcaveretro.com   --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order! The perfect Holiday gift for the coffee lover in your life.   -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Nov 29, 202251:44
Vol. 300 - Top 5 Video Game Soundtracks

Vol. 300 - Top 5 Video Game Soundtracks

This week we celebrate our 300th episode with guests @JoeyImageTV and @TheRealBigWall and we discuss our (and your's) Top 5 Video Game Soundtracks!   --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Nov 22, 202201:01:39
Vol. 299 - Sonic 3 & Knuckles

Vol. 299 - Sonic 3 & Knuckles

This week, Nintendo is looking to improve it's online services, Konami's Arcade Classics is getting a Limited Run physical release, SEGA wants to know what mini console you want, and Derek reviews Sonic 3 & Knuckles. nerdcaveretro.com Go to www.BrezCoffeeCo.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for 10% off of your order!
Nov 15, 202201:00:50
Vol. 298 - RoboWarrior

Vol. 298 - RoboWarrior

This week, 'Bayonetta' voice actress scandal gets ugly, lost FMV Sega Saturn title from the 90s found, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason reviews RoboWarrior for the NES.   www.nerdcaveretro.com   Go to www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for 10% off of your order!  -- Watch live on Monday nights at 6 pm central at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Nov 08, 202259:21
Vol. 297 - Top 5 Horror Games

Vol. 297 - Top 5 Horror Games

Happy Halloween! We celebrate All Hallow's Eve with our (and your's) Top 5 Horror Games!   www.nerdcaveretro.com
Oct 31, 202258:60
Vol. 296 - Resident Evil, Revisited.

Vol. 296 - Resident Evil, Revisited.

This week, Konami and Silent Hill are back, unreleased Mario Kart XXL tech demo surfaces online, Super Mario Bros. movie composer gives a sneak peak, and Derek reviews Resident Evil for the GameCube!   --www.nerdcaveretro.com    -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Visit www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout to get 10% off of your order!
Oct 25, 202201:02:31
NCR Halloween Ends Spoilerific Review

NCR Halloween Ends Spoilerific Review

This Month Jason is joined by Wally Phelps (@TheRealBigWall) and Joey Image (@JoeyImageTV) as they discuss the final (?) installment of the Halloween franchise, "Halloween Ends". **Warning: Spoilers** nerdcaveretro.com
Oct 21, 202201:25:52
NCR Spoilerific Clerks 3 Review!

NCR Spoilerific Clerks 3 Review!

*Warning: Spoilers and Salty Language ahead!* This month we had to review the final Chapter of Kevin Smith's Clerks Trilogy with Clerks 3. We laughed, we cried, and we spoil the hell out of it so be warned! nerdcaveretro.com Join our Patreon to get early access to all extra content like this! www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Oct 20, 202236:59
Vol. 295 - Haunted Halloween 86: The Curse of Possum Hollow

Vol. 295 - Haunted Halloween 86: The Curse of Possum Hollow

This week, 2 unreleased NES games surface on Ebay, PS Plus Premium drops the ball on retrogames, and Jason reviews Haunted Halloween 86: The Curse of Possum Hollow.   www.nerdcaveretro.com    -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Oct 18, 202256:18
Vol. 294 - Castlevania, Revisited.

Vol. 294 - Castlevania, Revisited.

This week, a new Garbage Pail Kids game is coming for the NES, Activision teases a new Crash Bandicoot game, the Super Mario Bros. Movie trailer dropped, and Derek reviews Castlevania for the NES.   www.nerdcaveretro.com     Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!
Oct 11, 202201:01:48
Vol. 293 - Fester's Quest, Revisited.

Vol. 293 - Fester's Quest, Revisited.

This week, Sega removes references to Sonic's age for Frontiers, you can now play NES games on your Analogue Pocket, and Jason re-reviews Fester's Quest for the NES. nerdcaveretro.com
Oct 04, 202201:01:49
Vol. 292 - Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex

Vol. 292 - Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex

This week, Classic publisher SUNSOFT is bringing some of it's retro titles back, The Last of Us TV show gets it's first trailer, and Derek reviews Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex.   www.nerdcaveretro.com   Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!
Sep 27, 202259:34
Vol. 291 - The Karate Kid (NES)

Vol. 291 - The Karate Kid (NES)

This week, GameStop gets busted for wiretapping customers, Blizzard games coming to Gamepass, Ubisoft shutting down Online access for 15 games, and Jason reviews The Karate Kid for the NES.   www.nerdcaveretro.com   Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!     -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Sep 20, 202256:42
NCR News Dump 9-12-22

NCR News Dump 9-12-22

Since we didn't have a regular episode this week, we decided to put our Patreon Exclusive series, NCR News Dump, on the regular podcast feed for everyone to enjoy! This week Wally (@therealbigwall) and Jason (@Jayfunktastic) talk about gaming news from D23, such as Tron: Identity, a Gargoyles Remaster, and Marvel 'World of Heroes'. If you enjoy this episode then subscribe to our Patreon at any level to get access! www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro www.nerdcaveretro.com
Sep 12, 202216:51
NCR Commentary - Cobra Kai

NCR Commentary - Cobra Kai

This month in honor of the new season of Cobra Kai dropping next week, we went back and watched Cobra Kai S1:E1: "Ace Degenerate". So remember, Strike First... Strike Hard... No Mercy! If you enjoy our commentary tracks, get them before anyone else and help support the show at: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Sep 09, 202234:58
Vol. 290 - Joe & Mac

Vol. 290 - Joe & Mac

This week, Netflix's Blockbuster series gets a release date, Konami is reviving old franchises, the 'Bioshock' movie gets a director, and Derek reviews Joe & Mac for the SNES.   --www.nerdcaveretro.com   --Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!     -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Sep 04, 202256:54
Vol. 289 - Top 5 Console Exclusive Games

Vol. 289 - Top 5 Console Exclusive Games

This week we discuss our (and your) Top 5 Console Exclusive Games of all time!   -www.nerdcaveretro.com   -Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!    --Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Aug 30, 202258:58
Vol. 288 - Crazy Taxi

Vol. 288 - Crazy Taxi

This week, Bloodstained get the GameBoy treatment, Sega drops the full list of Genesis Mini 2 Games, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason reviews Crazy Taxi for the Sega Dreamcast.   -www.nerdcaveretro.com   -Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!
Aug 23, 202255:54
Vol. 287 - Mario Tennis

Vol. 287 - Mario Tennis

This week, Super Punch Out!! 2 player mode discovered, PS4 reaches final sales total, Sega reveals another batch of Genesis Mini 2 games, and Derek reviews Mario Tennis for the N64.   -www.nerdcaveretro.com   -Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!
Aug 16, 202256:49
Vol. 286 - Final Fantasy VII Remake

Vol. 286 - Final Fantasy VII Remake

This week, Indonesia bans access to Steam and Epic Games, SEGA rolls out new update for Sonic Origins, and Jason reviews Final Fantasy VII Remake!   www.nerdcaveretro.com   -Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!
Aug 09, 202201:01:03
NCR Commentary: "T.G.I.F.!"

NCR Commentary: "T.G.I.F.!"

This month we relive our Friday nights back in the 80s and 90s with T.G.I.F.! We start with Full House S1:E1 "Our Very First Show" and Family Matters S1:E1: "The Mama Who Came to Dinner". So pause your Nintendo game, go grab a slice of Domino's Pizza and join us! www.nerdcaveretro.com  Check out our sponsors at  www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!
Aug 05, 202259:18
Vol. 285 - Gex: Enter the Gecko

Vol. 285 - Gex: Enter the Gecko

This week, Sega Genesis Mini 2 will be in a much shorter supply, KOTOR remake delayed indefinitely,  Nintendo insider teases the return of F-Zero, and Derek reviews Gex: Enter the Gecko for the Playstation 1.    www.nerdcaveretro.com --Check out our sponsors at  www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!
Aug 02, 202257:08
Vol. 284 - Top 5 Games of the 80s!

Vol. 284 - Top 5 Games of the 80s!

This week we talk about our (and your's) Top 5 Games of the 80s!   --www.nerdcaveretro.com   --Check out our sponsors at  www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!     -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Jul 26, 202252:44
Vol. 283 - Marvel vs. Capcom

Vol. 283 - Marvel vs. Capcom

This week, it's our 6 year anniversary show! Sega Genesis Mini 2 Confirmed, Nintendo buys an anime studio, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason reviews Marvel vs. Capcom for the Sega Dreamcast.   www.nerdcaveretro.com   Check out our sponsors at  www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout for a special bonus!
Jul 19, 202201:00:53
Vol. 282 - Bonk's Revenge

Vol. 282 - Bonk's Revenge

This week, New Atari collection with 90 games coming soon,  new Terminator and Robocop games are coming in 2023, This Month in Video Game History, and Derek reviews Bonk's Revenge for the Turbografx-16.   www.nerdcaveretro.com Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout.
Jul 12, 202255:48
NCR Commentary: Star Wars Rebels & Clone Wars

NCR Commentary: Star Wars Rebels & Clone Wars

This month for our commentary track, we get Star Wars centric! We start with The Clone Wars S1:E1 "Ambush" and then Star Wars Rebels S1:E1 "Spark of Rebellion". Watch along with us and May the Force Be With You! If you enjoy these monthly commentary tracks, become a patron of the show at www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro http://linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro
Jul 06, 202257:28
Vol. 281 - The RetroRunner

Vol. 281 - The RetroRunner

This week we talk with the Ninja Gaiden Speedrun World Record Holder The @Retro_Runner! Follow The RetroRunner on Twitch: twitch.tv/theretrorunner YouTube: youtube.com/c/TheRetroRunner Our Linktree: linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro
Jul 04, 202201:01:08
Vol. 280 - Final Fantasy VII

Vol. 280 - Final Fantasy VII

This week, SEGA announces more titles for the Mega Drive Mini 2, KOTOR 2 can't be completed on SWITCH, Metroid Prime Rumors, and Jason reviews Final Fantasy VII... they said it couldn't be done.   linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout.
Jun 28, 202259:19
Vol. 279 - Top 5 Games of the 90s!

Vol. 279 - Top 5 Games of the 90s!

This week, we talk about our (and yours) Top 5 Games of the 90s!   --linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro Check out our sponsors at www.videogamesmonthly.com and www.brezcoffeeco.com and use the code "NCR" at checkout.
Jun 21, 202201:03:29
Vol. 278 - Sonic the Hedgehog Triple Trouble

Vol. 278 - Sonic the Hedgehog Triple Trouble

This week, Blade Runner Enhanced Edition getting a physical release, Flashback is getting a long awaited sequel,  video game soundtracks added to the Grammys, and Derek reviews Sonic the Hedgehog Triple Trouble for the Sega Game Gear.   linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro
Jun 14, 202201:00:07
Vol. 277 - Spider-Man: Return of the Sinister Six

Vol. 277 - Spider-Man: Return of the Sinister Six

This week, The Evercade is getting an upgrade, SEGA announced the Mega Drive Mini 2, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason reviews Spider-Man: Return of the Sinister Six for the NES.   https://linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro
Jun 07, 202257:22
NCR Commentary: Darkwing Duck & Rescue Rangers

NCR Commentary: Darkwing Duck & Rescue Rangers

Greetings Programs! It's that time of the month again where because of your patronage we get to do commentary tracks! This episode we watch Darkwing Duck S1:E1 "Beauty and The Beet" and Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers S1:E1 "Piratsy Under The Seas". Join us as we take a walk down memory lane! http://linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro
Jun 06, 202259:24
Vol. 276 - Super Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Vol. 276 - Super Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

This week, Sega is announcing a new project this week, a company minted and then deleted NFT's of games it didn't own, Evercade promises Big News, and Derek reviews Super Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back for the SNES. linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro
May 31, 202257:07
Vol. 275 - Ironsword: Wizards & Warriors II

Vol. 275 - Ironsword: Wizards & Warriors II

This week, a new Sonic 2-D game in development, Legend of the Dragon Flame High School Collection coming to Switch, and Jason reviews Ironsword: Wizards and Warriors 2 for the NES.   linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro
May 24, 202259:56
Vol. 274 - Gunstar Heroes

Vol. 274 - Gunstar Heroes

This week, a class action lawsuit has been filed against WATA, an indie dev launches a Kickstarter for a new game on the Pokemon Mini, This Month in Video Game History, and Derek reviews Gunstar Heroes!   http://linktr.ee/NerdCaveRetro
May 17, 202201:03:26
NCR Commentary - EWOKS

NCR Commentary - EWOKS

It's that time again Patrons! It's time for our monthly commentary track. This month, Jason and Wally watch the 1985 saturday morning cartoon, EWOKS. It's... not great. --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
May 13, 202231:38
Vol. 273 - Top 5 Beat 'em Ups with Brian Dunaway

Vol. 273 - Top 5 Beat 'em Ups with Brian Dunaway

This week we talk with @TheBrianDunaway of @PlayRetroShow and @FilmSack Podcasts about our Top 5 Beat 'em Ups!   LinkTree:  https://linktr.ee/nerdcaveretro
May 12, 202201:22:30
Vol. 272 - Wizards and Warriors

Vol. 272 - Wizards and Warriors

This week we celebrate May the 4th and talk about Star Wars and the Obi-Wan Kenobi trailer, 90s Sonic Series returning for a 3rd season, and Jason reviews Wizards and Warriors for the NES. --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
May 05, 202201:08:49
Vol. 271 - GLOVER

Vol. 271 - GLOVER

This week, SEGA is working on a mysterious new "Super Game" Project and they're also delisting a bunch of classic games from Online stores, Streets of Rage movie in the works, and Derek reviews GLOVER for the N64. --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Apr 28, 202201:03:26
Vol. 270 - Top 5 Platformers with Scott Johnson

Vol. 270 - Top 5 Platformers with Scott Johnson

This week, @ScottJohnson of Frogpants Studios and the @PlayRetroshow joins us to talk about our Top 5 Platformers of all Time!     --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Apr 21, 202201:16:56
Vol. 269 - Movie Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Vol. 269 - Movie Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 2

This week, Kingdom Hearts 4 announced at 20th Anniversary event, London Museum's "Power Up" Exhibition looks awesome, Sonic 2 has best opening ever for a video game movie, This Month in Video Game History, and we have a *Spoiler Filled* review of Sonic the HedgeHog 2 Movie! --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Apr 13, 202201:05:38
NCR Commentary: X-Men the Animated Series

NCR Commentary: X-Men the Animated Series

Greetings Programs! This month we take a trip back to the 90s with The X-Men Animated Series on Disney Plus. Season 1, Episodes 1 & 2: "Night of the Sentinels". So grab your Burger King Kid's Club Cards, set up Crossfire, and join us!! ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Apr 08, 202249:15
Vol. 268 - Indiana Jones' Greatest Adventures

Vol. 268 - Indiana Jones' Greatest Adventures

This week, Super Kiwi 64 coming for the Switch, XBox coming soon with a Game Pass Family Plan, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason reviews Indiana Jones' Greatest Adventures for the SNES.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Apr 07, 202254:38
Vol. 267 - Mickey's Speedway USA

Vol. 267 - Mickey's Speedway USA

This week, Nintendo gonna Nintendo by issuing copyright strikes for 30 year old magazines being scanned and available online, Playstation launching a new Plus program, tons of other news, and Derek reviews Mickey's Speedway USA for the N64.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Mar 31, 202201:02:37
Vol. 266 - Kingdom Hearts

Vol. 266 - Kingdom Hearts

This week, WrestleQuest coming to Switch, Nintendo Rewards is adding N64 keychains, This Month in Video Game History,  and Jason reviews Kingdom Hearts for the PS2. --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Mar 24, 202201:05:55
Vol. 265 - Toy Story

Vol. 265 - Toy Story

This week, Sonic 2 drops new poster and final trailer, The TMNT Cowabunga Collection is coming soon, This Month in Video Game History, and Derek reviews Toy Story for the SNES. --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Mar 17, 202201:06:41
NCR Commentary Feb. 2022 - Batman: TAS & Gargoyles

NCR Commentary Feb. 2022 - Batman: TAS & Gargoyles

Greetings Programs! This month for our commentary tracks we watch Batman: The Animated Series S1:E4 - "Heart of Ice" and Gargoyles S1:E1 - "Awakening Pt. 1". It's gettin' all 90s up in here... Crossfire!! --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Mar 11, 202252:45
Vol. 264 - Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers

Vol. 264 - Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers

This week, House of the Dead Remake launching in April, Nintendo suspends eshop payments in Russia, man builds his own light gun to play Duck Hunt with his kids, and Jason reviews Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers for the NES. --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Mar 10, 202201:02:49
Vol. 263 - Darkwing Duck

Vol. 263 - Darkwing Duck

This week, "Rewards and Missions" added to Switch Online, Pac-Man Museum+ gets May release date, Square Enix considering more "HD-2D" remakes, This Month in Video Game History, & Derek reviews Darkwing Duck for the NES.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Mar 03, 202201:01:29
Vol. 262 - Pensacon Panel 2022

Vol. 262 - Pensacon Panel 2022

This week it's our annual Pensacon Panel! This year we talk about a new questionable snack for gamers, and we list our Top 5 Guilty Pleasure Games! --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Feb 24, 202258:51
NCR Special Interview - Laura Faye Smith

NCR Special Interview - Laura Faye Smith

This week we have a crossover with the @OpenMicers Podcast! This week Jacob Craig (@JacobCCraig) and Derek Diamond (@Derek_Diamond) talk to voice actress Laura Faye Smith (@laurafayesmith) about her role as Rosalina in the Mario franchise, how performing in improv theater helped to shape her career, Pensacon 2022, and her favorite sweet treats. https://vimeo.com/ondemand/atthevideostore --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com                           --www.nerdcaveretro.com                           --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro     --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!    -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Feb 18, 202201:02:35
Patreon Extra: Top 5 Worst Game Sequels

Patreon Extra: Top 5 Worst Game Sequels

This month for our extra Patreon funded episode, we talk about our Top 5 Worst Video Game sequels! Thank you for supporting the show!! –Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com –Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro — Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic –Use our code “NCR” at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Feb 11, 202244:14
Vol. 261 - Gremlins 2: The New Batch (NES)

Vol. 261 - Gremlins 2: The New Batch (NES)

This week we cover all the news from the Nintendo Direct, and Jason reviews Gremlins 2: The New Batch for the NES. --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Feb 10, 202201:05:10
Vol. 260 - Street Fighter II Turbo

Vol. 260 - Street Fighter II Turbo

This week, Bungie gets bought by Sony, an AI broke Tetris on the NES, a not-so-great Metroid Prime 4 update, This Month in Video Game History, & Derek reviews Street Fighter II Turbo for the SNES. --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Feb 03, 202201:08:31
Vol. 259 - Loop Hero

Vol. 259 - Loop Hero

This week, Nintendo's latest update improves N64 emulation, Konami sells "NFT" Castlevania Pixel Art at auction, Logan Paul got scammed on Pokemon cards, & Jason reviews Loop Hero. --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Jan 27, 202201:09:37
Vol. 258 - The Magical Quest starring Mickey Mouse

Vol. 258 - The Magical Quest starring Mickey Mouse

This week we talk about the Microsoft acquisition of Activision/Blizzard, the Nintendo Switch officially outsells the Wii, and Derek reviews The Magical Quest starring Mickey Mouse for the SNES.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com                         --www.nerdcaveretro.com                         --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro            -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Jan 20, 202201:17:24
Vol. 257 - Tiny Toon Adventures

Vol. 257 - Tiny Toon Adventures

This week, Wally Phelps (@TheRealBigWall) fills in for Derek and we talk about Shadow Man Remastered coming to Switch, Goldeneye getting a digital release on XBox, Arcade1Up Pro series cabinets, & we review Tiny Toon Adventures for the NES.    --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com                       --www.nerdcaveretro.com                       --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro         -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" at checkout at www.brezcoffeeco.com for 10% off your order!
Jan 13, 202201:00:13
NCR Commentary: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

NCR Commentary: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

Happy Holidays everyone! This month the winner of the poll was National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, so grab some Nog, check your Shi**ers, and enjoy this Christmas Classic with the Grizwolds! --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jan 07, 202201:43:10
Vol. 256 - Best of 2021

Vol. 256 - Best of 2021

Happy New Year! This week, we talk about the Best Games We Played in 2021 and read the lists sent in by YOU the listener! So let's say goodbye to 2021 and look forward to what 2022 will bring.    --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com                       --www.nerdcaveretro.com                       --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro        -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic --Use our code "NCR" for 10% off of your order at www.brezcoffeeco.com
Dec 30, 202101:03:18
Vol. 255 - Mario Kart: Double Dash

Vol. 255 - Mario Kart: Double Dash

This week, Banjo-Kazooie and 5 new Genesis games coming to Switch Online Expansion, Amiga 500's release date announced, Commodore 64 games possibly coming to Switch, and Derek reviews Mario Kart: Double Dash for the GameCube.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com                     --www.nerdcaveretro.com                     --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro        -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Dec 23, 202101:08:23
Vol. 254 - KOTOR Roundtable

Vol. 254 - KOTOR Roundtable

This week we are joined by Mike Eveland (@Jester8082) & Regan Bell (@FANtasticRegan) to have a roundtable discussion about Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic!    Follow Mike & Regan's Podcasts at: @FANtasticPeopl & @JestersCourt2.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com                   --www.nerdcaveretro.com                   --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro        -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Dec 16, 202101:17:06
Vol. 253 - Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy

Vol. 253 - Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy

This week, Nintendo is bringing Paper Mario 64 to the Online Expansion Pack, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 poster was released, and Derek reviews Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy for the PS2.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com                 --www.nerdcaveretro.com                 --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro          -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Dec 09, 202101:05:50
NCR Commentary: Toy Story

NCR Commentary: Toy Story

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! This month the winner of the commentary poll was the Disney/Pixar Classic: Toy Story from 1995. Join Jason, Derek, and the official NCR Fact Checker Wally Phelps go down memory lane and Wally's never-ending repertoire of Disney facts never ceases to amaze. We hope you enjoy! --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Dec 06, 202101:33:08
Vol. 252 - Golden Axe

Vol. 252 - Golden Axe

This week, a Marvel MMO is coming by the City of Heroes lead dev, Sony may be planning a mobile controller, Epic Game Store adds Antstream Arcade, & Jason reviews Golden Axe for the Sega Genesis.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com               --www.nerdcaveretro.com               --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro         -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Dec 02, 202101:08:31
Vol. 251 - Halo: Combat Evolved

Vol. 251 - Halo: Combat Evolved

This week, the Wii U is actually getting a new game, Pac-Man Museum+ is coming to the Switch, & we celebrate the 20 year anniversary of Halo: Combat Evolved!   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com             --www.nerdcaveretro.com             --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro       -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Nov 25, 202101:21:32
Vol. 250 - Twisted Metal: Black

Vol. 250 - Twisted Metal: Black

This week we celebrate 250 episodes! We talk about more bad news from Blizzard/Activision, Zelda Game & Watch hides a cool little secret, KOTOR gets multiple Limited Run releases, & Jason reviews Twisted Metal: Black for the PS2.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com           --www.nerdcaveretro.com           --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro         -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Nov 18, 202101:09:02
Vol. 249 - Sonic R

Vol. 249 - Sonic R

This week, LoZ Game & Watch lets you play Japanese and Western versions, Netflix Games begins its worldwide rollout, Metal Gear Solid games removed over Historical footage, & Derek reviews Sonic R for the Sega Saturn.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com         --www.nerdcaveretro.com         --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro       -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Nov 11, 202158:29
Vol. 248 - Ghostbusters 1 & 2 (NES)

Vol. 248 - Ghostbusters 1 & 2 (NES)

This week, Nintendo's "Expansion Pack" video is it's most disliked YouTube video ever, Sega joins forces with Microsoft, Nintendo shutters two offices, and Jason reviews Ghostbusters 1 & 2 for the NES.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com       --www.nerdcaveretro.com       --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro          -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Nov 04, 202101:15:46
Vol. 247 - Castlevania: Circle of the Moon

Vol. 247 - Castlevania: Circle of the Moon

This week, GBA's unreleased DUNE game getting revived, Sonic Mania 2 may be scrapped, Grand Theft Auto Trilogy on Switch requires a huge download, and Derek reviews Castlevania: Circle of the Moon for the GameBoy Advance.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com     --www.nerdcaveretro.com     --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro       -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Oct 28, 202159:09
Vol. 246 - Savage Halloween

Vol. 246 - Savage Halloween

This week, Nintendo launches a new Switch Online 'Expansion Pack", the PS5 has outsold the Switch in 2021, the Analog Pocket launches with its own OS, & Jason reviews Savage Halloween for the Nintendo Switch.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com   --www.nerdcaveretro.com   --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro    -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Oct 21, 202149:53
Halloween Kills Roundtable

Halloween Kills Roundtable

Happy Halloween! We are joined by Joey Image (@JoeyImageTV) & the official NCR Fact Checker Wally Phelps (@TheRealBigWall) to talk about  the newest installment in the Halloween franchise, Halloween Kills. **Spoilers Ahead** --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Oct 20, 202101:09:31
Vol. 245 - Metroid Prime

Vol. 245 - Metroid Prime

This week, Super Mario fans catapult the original 1993 movie to number one on Amazon sales charts, Konami competition tasking indie devs with reviving the classics, X-Box celebrates it's 20th anniversary, and Derek reviews Metroid Prime for the Nintendo GameCube.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com   --www.nerdcaveretro.com   --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro    -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Oct 14, 202101:11:41
NCR Commentary: CLUE

NCR Commentary: CLUE

This month for our Patreon funded commentary track, we watch the 1980s cult classic CLUE starring Tim Curry. A movie that is perfect for the Halloween season. Watch along with us won't you?! --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Oct 11, 202101:49:48
Vol. 244 - Double Dragon

Vol. 244 - Double Dragon

This week, the Super Mario Bros. movie reveals it's cast, N64 & Genesis games coming to Switch, Metroid Prime remaster rumored for next year, and Jason reviews Double Dragon for the NES.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com       --www.nerdcaveretro.com       --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro        -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Sep 30, 202154:59
Monsters Anonymous 5 Year Celebration Commentary Track with Brian O'Halloran

Monsters Anonymous 5 Year Celebration Commentary Track with Brian O'Halloran

Monsters Anonymous writers Jason Robbins (@JayFunktastic) & Wally Phelps (@TheRealBigWall) are joined by Brian O'Halloran (Clerks, Mallrats) to celebrate the 5 year anniversary of the film with a discussion about the making of the movie and a commentary track.  Watch the movie on YouTube: Monsters Anonymous  Follow Brian on Instagram & Twitter: @BrianCOhalloran
Sep 23, 202139:30
Vol. 243 - Wario Land II

Vol. 243 - Wario Land II

This week, Castlevania  Advance Collection all but confirmed for the Switch, YouTubers find $100K worth of retrogames in abandoned house, Alan Wake getting a remaster, and Derek reviews Wario Land II.   Watch Monsters Anonymous on YouTube: https://youtu.be/GSt_MezpLFw --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com     --www.nerdcaveretro.com     --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro      -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Sep 23, 202155:35
Vol. 242 - AGGELOS

Vol. 242 - AGGELOS

This week, the Atari Lynx is getting 4 new games,  Pokemon Oreos are a thing, rumors of a retailer discovering hundreds of sealed SNES games, and we review the side-scrolling action-RPG style indie game AGGELOS from PQube Games.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com   --www.nerdcaveretro.com   --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro  
Sep 16, 202101:10:16
NCR Commentary: Big Trouble in Little China

NCR Commentary: Big Trouble in Little China

This month's Commentary was selected by YOU, the Patrons! Derek, Jason, & Wally watch the 1986 John Carpenter Classic, Big Trouble in Little China. Do Derek and Jason love this movie? Does Wally think it's overrated and Jason is crazy for loving it so much? Find out on this month's Patreon funded commentary track! --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Sep 13, 202101:46:05
Vol. 241 - Kingdom Rush

Vol. 241 - Kingdom Rush

This week @TheRealBigWall fills in for Derek and we discuss  the new allegations in the retrogaming auction controversy, Pokemon Krispy Kreme, the Museum of Pinball shutting it's doors, & Jason reviews Kingdom Rush!   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com     --www.nerdcaveretro.com   --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro      -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Sep 09, 202157:35
Vol. 240 - The Lost Vikings

Vol. 240 - The Lost Vikings

This week, The Metroid: Dread trailer gives us a look at a classic villain, the GBA is getting its first release in 13 years, Nintendo Switch might be getting GameBoy and GBA games soon, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason review The Lost Vikings for the SNES.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com   --www.nerdcaveretro.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro    -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Sep 02, 202159:09
Vol. 239 - Crash Bandicoot: Warped

Vol. 239 - Crash Bandicoot: Warped

Derek Returns!!! This week, Quake gets a remaster, Grand Theft Auto Trilogy Remaster may not be this year, Sega renews trademarks on 3 obscure Mega Drive games, the 2 million dollar SMB might have been a scam, This Month in Video Game History, and Derek reviews Crash Bandicoot: Warped for the PS1.   --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com   --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro    -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Aug 26, 202101:14:38
Vol. 238 - Spider-Man PS1

Vol. 238 - Spider-Man PS1

This week, @JacobCCraig fills in for Derek and we discuss Idris Elba as Knuckles in Sonic 2,  another copy of SMB sells for a ridiculous amount of money, Turnip Boy getting a physical Switch release, and then Jacob reviews Spider-Man for the PS1.    -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic  --Check out our merch: www.ncrmerch.com   --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Aug 12, 202101:02:59
Vol. 237 - Activision/Blizzard Roundtable

Vol. 237 - Activision/Blizzard Roundtable

This week, @MollyPopGirl, @StephieLooHoo, & @JoeyImageTV join the show to discuss the Activision/Blizzard situation and what we can do to change the climate of harassment & discrimination in the Gaming Community and the world at large. *This is a heavy episode and there are things that are discussed that may be triggering for some. Check out our merch shop: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Aug 06, 202101:26:40
NCR Commentary June 2021 - Ducktales & The Real Ghostbusters

NCR Commentary June 2021 - Ducktales & The Real Ghostbusters

*This episode did not survive the trip to Anchor.fm, so it is being re-uploaded for your enjoyment! This month @TheRealBigWall joins us to do commentary tracks for Ducktales S1:E2  "Wrongway to Ronguay" & The Real Ghostbusters S1:E8 "When Halloween Was Forever". We had a BLAST making this episode and we hope you enjoy it as well! --Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Aug 02, 202159:28
NCR Commentary July 2021: Ducktales & Spider-Man

NCR Commentary July 2021: Ducktales & Spider-Man

It's that time again kids! This month we continue our commentary tracks for Ducktales S1:E3 "Three Ducks of the Condor" & we also add a new show to the roster, the 1994 Marvel Spider-Man Series S1:E1 "Night of the Lizard". We have such a blast doing these commentary tracks and it's all because of YOU! We couldn't do these without your patronage, so thank you from the bottom of our childlike hearts. --Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Aug 02, 202155:47
Vol. 236 - Neon Abyss

Vol. 236 - Neon Abyss

This week, our community manager @Bethany_Fox1 fills in for Derek and we discuss the PUBG animated series headed to Netflix, Steam Deck specs, the 3 new titles coming to the SNES Switch online collection, & a review of NEON ABYSS. --Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/jayfunktastic
Jul 29, 202101:08:07
Vol. 235 - Kid Chameleon

Vol. 235 - Kid Chameleon

This week, Derek returns!!! We talk about Nintendo denying another Switch revision, Dying Light Platinum Edition coming to Switch, Streets of Rage 4 "Mr. X" DLC, Cancelled Resident Evil game for the Saturn unearthed, This Month in Video Game History, and Derek reviews Kid Chameleon for the Sega Genesis. --Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jul 22, 202101:00:26
Vol. 234 - Magical Drop II

Vol. 234 - Magical Drop II

This week, @TheRealBigWall fills in for Derek and we discuss the new Super Mario Bros. movie affected by new deal with Universal and Peacock, Super Mario 64 sells for 1.5 Million dollars, Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl coming this fall, and Wally reviews Magical Drop 2 for the SNES. --Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com --Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jul 15, 202101:01:20
Vol. 233 - BioShock Remastered

Vol. 233 - BioShock Remastered

This week, @IamtheRampage fills in for Derek and we discuss Robocop: Rogue City FPS coming soon, Nintendo working to increase appeal of Switch Online and also unveils the Switch OLED model, and Jason reviews BioShock Remastered. #Retro Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jul 08, 202101:09:27
Vol. 232 - Destroy All Humans!

Vol. 232 - Destroy All Humans!

This week, @OpenMicers co-host @JacobCCraig fills in for Derek and we discuss the follow up to the KFC Console with KFC's Hot Winger 64 Retro Arcade Machine, Mega Drive Mini's getting useless but nostalgic accessories, a new device to play GBA games on your PC, and Jason reviews Destroy All Humans! for the PS2.  Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jul 01, 202101:03:07
Vol. 231 - Cuphead

Vol. 231 - Cuphead

This week, Castlevania Advance Collection possibly revealed, Sonic Prime concept art leaks, Pokemon Company gets litigious, Nintendo finally responds to Switch Pro rumors, This Month in Video Game History, and Derek reviews Cuphead. #Retro Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jun 24, 202159:36
Vol. 230 - Fortnite

Vol. 230 - Fortnite

This week, Official NCR Fact Checker @TheRealBigWall fills in for Derek and we talk about Nintendo announcing a brand new 2D Metroid game: Metroid Dread, a new Zelda Game & Watch coming for Christmas, BotW2 footage released, Castlevania spinoff ordered at Netflix, & Wally reviews Fortnite (yes, we know it's not retro... but that's ok). Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jun 17, 202101:04:33
NCR Commentary - Ducktales (1987)

NCR Commentary - Ducktales (1987)

This month, relive your Disney Afternoon's with us as we are joined by NCR Official Fact Checker Wally Phelps (@TheRealBigWall) to watch Ducktales (the original 1987 series) Season 1; Episode 1: "Don't Give Up the Ship".  Woo-hoo! Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jun 11, 202130:01
Vol. 229 - Streets of Rage 4

Vol. 229 - Streets of Rage 4

This week, Community Spotlight Member ATLAS joins us to talk about the Super Mario Bros. extended cut, EA pulling the plug on Need for Speed games, the House of the Dead remake headed to Switch, and Jason reviews Streets of Rage 4. #Retro #Retrogames Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jun 10, 202101:00:57
Vol. 228 - Pensacon Panel 2021

Vol. 228 - Pensacon Panel 2021

This week  it's our Pensacon Panel for 2021! We were joined by the official NCR Fact Checker @Therealbigwall to talk about What the Digital Era means for Retrogaming. Enjoy! Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Jun 02, 202149:21
Vol. 227 - Donkey Konga

Vol. 227 - Donkey Konga

This week, Mega Man: The Wiley Wars is getting a physical reprint, Limited Run Games announces two Double Dragon physical releases for the Switch, Konami may be outsourcing it's IP's soon, & Derek reviews Donkey Konga for the Nintendo GameCube.   Visit our Merch Store: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
May 27, 202157:58
Vol. 226 - Prehistorik Man

Vol. 226 - Prehistorik Man

This week the Official NCR Fact Checker @TheRealBigWall fills in for Derek as we discuss the SPii Portable, Zombies Ate My Neighbors returning to consoles, 5 more SNES and NES titles coming to the Switch, This Month in Video Game History, & Jason reviews Prehistorik Man for the SNES.   Get our merch: ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
May 20, 202158:48
Vol. 225 - Kenny James (Bowser) Interview

Vol. 225 - Kenny James (Bowser) Interview

This week, Derek has the pleasure of chatting with voice actor Kenny James AKA the voice of Bowser! Kenny joins the show to talk about how he got into voice acting at the age of forty, having the creative freedom to give Bowser his own “voice”, his work in the anime genre, his favorite Mario game, and his upcoming appearance at Pensacon. Follow Kenny on Twitter (@KennyJamesBowsr) and Instagram (@KennyJamesBowser) Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
May 12, 202146:46
NCR April Commentary - Brainscan

NCR April Commentary - Brainscan

This month, @therealbigwall joins us as we watch the 1994 film Brainscan, starring Edward Furlong and Frank Langella (he played Skeletor ya know!). Watch along with us won't you?! Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
May 07, 202101:39:55
Vol. 224 - Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion

Vol. 224 - Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion

This week for our Community Spotlight we are joined by John Jekel (@MixxMaster11) and he joins us to discuss a Golden Wii made for Queen Elizabeth II is now up for auction, Castlevania: Resurrection has been restored and released online, the Evercade VS is coming this year, This Month in Video Game History, and Derek reviews Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion. Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
May 06, 202101:00:44
Vol. 223 - Pac-Man 99

Vol. 223 - Pac-Man 99

This week, Jason is psychic because The Noid returns to the public, Japanese Retro Game Store "Super Potato" creates and international ebay store, Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion hits the Switch, Metal Gear Solid may be getting a remake, and Jason reviews Pac-Man 99 for the Nintendo Switch. #Retrogames Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
Apr 29, 202152:34
Vol. 222 - Top 5 Weirdest Ad Mascots

Vol. 222 - Top 5 Weirdest Ad Mascots

This week we are joined by @TheRealBigWall to discuss new retrogaming ornaments from Hallmark, a new SMB speedrun breakthrough, LEGO Luigi, and then we reveal our Top 5 Weirdest Advertising Mascots. #Retro Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
Apr 22, 202101:13:28
Vol. 221 - Fire 'n Ice

Vol. 221 - Fire 'n Ice

This week, a cancelled Castlevania game for the Dreamcast get resurrected, Doc Cosmos is coming to GameBoy Color, Atari splits into two divisions, This Month in Video Game History, & Derek reviews Fire 'n Ice for the NES. #Retrogaming Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
Apr 15, 202159:58
Vol. 220 - Journey to Silius

Vol. 220 - Journey to Silius

This week we have our Community Spotlight Episode with Fact Checker to the Fact Checker, Tyler Watson (@Daimaoh1985), an SMB cart sells for $660K, Pac-Man 99 drops on the Nintendo Switch, & Jason Reviews Journey to Silius for the #NES. Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
Apr 08, 202101:02:18
NCR Commentary March 2021

NCR Commentary March 2021

It's that time again kids!! This month we do two for one commentary tracks. To start off we do The Muppet Show S4:E17 with Mark Hammill available on Disney+, then we do The Real Ghostbusters S1:E7 "Mr. Sandman, Dream me a Dream". Thank you Patrons for making these commentary episodes possible! Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
Apr 07, 202101:15:36
Vol. 219 - Pepsiman

Vol. 219 - Pepsiman

This week, Microsoft is looking to buy Discord for 10 Billion, Doom 1-3 getting a physical relese on Switch, a sealed SMB could become the most expensive video game collectible, This Month in Video Game History, & Derek reviews Pepsiman for the PS1. Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
Apr 02, 202158:14
Vol. 218 - Yo! Noid

Vol. 218 - Yo! Noid

This week, the 2021 World Video Game Hall of Fame finalists announced, Sony will be closing PS Vita and PS3 online stores, original Mario Bros. CIB sells for $75k, Samurai Showdown prototype literally found under a tree, This Month in Video Game History, & Jason reviews Yo! Noid for the #NES. Get our merch at www.ncrmerch.com Join our Patreon at: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Mar 26, 202157:29
Vol. 217 - Trials of Mana

Vol. 217 - Trials of Mana

This week, Jason has to make good on his bet with @TheRealBigWall and shave his moustache to look like Hulk Hogan's, Activision/Blizzard lays off 50 employees and gives the CEO a huge bonus, Transparent Retro consoles are back in style, This Month in Video Game History, & Derek reviews Trials of Mana. #Retrogames #Retro Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
Mar 18, 202101:06:47
Vol. 216 - Metaloid: Origins

Vol. 216 - Metaloid: Origins

This week, we discuss some of what were the weirdest advertising mascots since the 80s, a new TMNT: Shredder's Revenge game dropping, the Polymega has hit more snags, a damageless Ninja Gaiden run has finally been achieved after 30+ years, and then Jason reviews Metaloid: Origin for the Nintendo Switch. Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
Mar 12, 202158:09
Vol. 215 - LoZ: Oracle of Seasons/Ages

Vol. 215 - LoZ: Oracle of Seasons/Ages

This week we have a Community Spotlight Episode with DonnerPartyof5 (@DeadPodRyan) of the Dead Podcast Society Podcast! We talk about the supposed new Switch model due this year, Nintendo giving the WiiU an update out of nowhere, SEGA plans for Sonic's 30th Anniversary, This Month in Video Game History, & Derek reviews LoZ-Oracle of Seasons/Ages. Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch: www.ncrmerch.com
Mar 05, 202101:07:43
NCR Commentary - The Transformers: The Movie

NCR Commentary - The Transformers: The Movie

We're back with another monthly commentary paid for by YOU! This month, Official Fact Checker Wally Phelps joins us to commentate on the 1986 classic The Transformers: The Movie. And remember... You got the touch, You got the power! Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Mar 03, 202101:34:44
Vol. 214 - Donkey Kong Roundtable

Vol. 214 - Donkey Kong Roundtable

This week, Mortal Kombat II Arcadu1Up machines are available for preorder, Republic Commando blasts onto PS4/5 & Switch, an incredibly rare SEGA arcade game found rotting in a field in Ireland, This Month in Video Game History, & we have a retrospective discussion of the Donkey Kong series. #Retrogaming Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch at: www.ncrmerch.com
Feb 26, 202101:08:34
Vol. 213 - Kid Dracula

Vol. 213 - Kid Dracula

This week, the N64 Turok games are coming to PS4, a Twisted Metal series is coming from Cobra Kai and Deadpool writers, Skyward Sword HD coming to the Switch, This Month in Video Game History, and Jason reviews Kid Dracula from the Castlevania Anniversary Series. #Retrogaming Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Feb 19, 202158:55
Vol. 212 - Bonk's Adventure

Vol. 212 - Bonk's Adventure

This week, Jason Momoa may be the voice of Knuckles in Sonic 2, LEGO is making a Sonic Mania themed set, Resident Evil returns to the big screen, the NES is getting a new game, & a new Kickstarter by Howard Phillips called GameMaster Classified needs your money, and Derek reviews Bonk's Adventure for the TurboGrafx-16. #Retrogames Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro Get our Merch at: NCR Merch at TeePublic
Feb 12, 202101:01:51
Vol. 211 - Resident Evil 3 Remake

Vol. 211 - Resident Evil 3 Remake

This week we are joined for our Community Spotlight with Carlos Longoria (@IAmTheRampage1) about his role in the NCR Community, & he joins us to talk about Netflix's newest Sonic Prime series coming in 2022, a newly unearthed NES Ducktales Prototype, and then Jason reviews the Resident Evil 3 Remake. Follow Carlos at: streamerlinks.com/iamtherampage Join our Patreon: www.patreon.com/nerdcaveretro
Feb 05, 202101:10:56
NCR Commentary SMB Super Show/ Sonic X