Nostalgia Goggles

Nostalgia Goggles

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We all remember the games of our childhood fondly, but are we just seeing them through Nostalgia Goggles.
World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck
Apr 17 • 82 min
Lyons confused Castle of Illusion and World of Illusion but never fear, we played the better one! World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
X-Men
Apr 3 • 83 min
Spoiler alert: they did not use the Fox cartoon music in this game. X-Men Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Bomberman GB
Mar 20 • 84 min
Did you know there are roughly 1700 entries in the Bomberman series? Neither did we! Also this is our first Gameboy game so far! Bomberman GB Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Toy Story
Mar 6 • 89 min
Remember how good the Toy Story movie looked? Remember how great the voice acting was? Guess what? This is not that. Toy Story Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Part II
Feb 20 • 79 min
A year in the making! We finally played A Link to the Past and George may never be this happy again. This is part two of two. Part one is right here! Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards…
Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Part I
Feb 6 • 105 min
A year in the making! We finally played A Link to the Past and George may never be this happy again. This is part one of two. Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny…
Nostalgia Goggles at the movies: Doom
Jan 23 • 69 min
"The high point of a movie should not be the production company logo." You voted on Patreon and we delivered. It's Doom! Doom Doom [Movie] - First Person View Scene (the only part of the movie worth watching) Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album…
Super Mario Bros.
Jan 9 • 88 min
We started year one with Super Mario World and we're ending it with the OG: Super Mario Bros. The first love for many many gamers the world over. Super Mario Bros. Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny…
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
Dec 26, 2017 • 73 min
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Pick a future Nostalgia Goggles at the Movies! Episode 8 of the Movie Medicine Podcast Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Donkey Kong
Dec 12, 2017 • 74 min
Donkey Kong Pick a future Nostalgia Goggles at the Movies! Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
ClayFighter
Nov 28, 2017 • 68 min
An asteroid made entirely of clay has crashed on the circus and given superpowers to the performers and— no I'm serious that's the plot of this game. ClayFighter Pick a future Nostalgia Goggles at the Movies! Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album…
Uniracers
Nov 14, 2017 • 65 min
Ubiquitous uniquely uniformed unicorn unicyclists in spaaaaaaaaaaace. Uniracers Pick a future Nostalgia Goggles at the Movies! Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Zombies Ate My Neighbors
Oct 31, 2017 • 80 min
Grab your squirt guns and soda cans, and join us in the bone chilling world in which we totally remembered this episode would release on Halloween and thoughtfully picked this game. Zombies Ate My Neighbors Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art…
Zelda II: The Adventure of Link
Oct 17, 2017 • 83 min
Zelda II is to Zelda as… a. Simon's Quest is to Castlevania b. 2012 is to Independence Day c. Mario is Missing is to Super Mario World d. all of the above Zelda II: The Adventure of Link Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards…
TomJam & Earl vs ToeJam & Earl Panic on Funkotron
Oct 3, 2017 • 73 min
The first ToeJam & Earl was awesome. Panic on Funkotron was a disappointing mess. We accidentally played both so now we'll see who is funkiest. ToeJam & Earl ToeJam & Earl Panic on Funkotron Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael…
U.N. Squadron
Sep 19, 2017 • 83 min
So are we like mercenaries because this is super not how the U.N. functions. Wait… is it? U.N. Squadron Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
ActRaiser
Sep 5, 2017 • 95 min
Is it a platformer? It is a sim? Is it fighting a minotaur in space? It's all of those things; it's ActRaiser. ActRaiser Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Castlevania
Aug 22, 2017 • 92 min
How to win at Castlevania: 1. whip all the walls 2. find all the chicken. Castlevania Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Nostalgia Goggles at the movies: Mortal Kombat II: Annihilation
Aug 15, 2017 • 96 min
Remember how downright okay the first Mortal Kombat movie was? Well this super ain’t that. Relive the dumpster fire that burned way way hotter than you remember. Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (film) Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael…
Mike Tyson’s Punch Out!!
Aug 8, 2017 • 88 min
Before you even know what game this is Mike Tyson threatens you. Because that is how Mike Tyson rolls. Punch Out!!) Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Yoshi’s Island
Jul 25, 2017 • 107 min
Don’t call it Super Mario World 2 because literally no one anywhere has ever called it that ever. Yoshi’s Island Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Nostalgia Goggles at the movies: Mortal Kombat
Jul 18, 2017 • 103 min
Mortal Kombat wasn’t the first movie adapted from a video game but it’s remembered as one of the few that wasn’t a complete dumpster fire. There are some smoldering embers though. Mortal Kombat (film)) Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by…
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IV: Turtles in Time
Jul 11, 2017 • 81 min
Remember when it was okay to use “shellshocked” as a cutesy euphemism for getting really hurt in combat? TMNT remembers. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny…
Chrono Trigger
Jun 27, 2017 • 116 min
Our first RPG, and largely regarded one of the greatest RPGs ever made. If you’re going to play something for 20+ hours it should be that good. Chrono Trigger Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Excitebike
Jun 13, 2017 • 97 min
Chevrons mean go faster (sort of) and George starts a war with the purple riders. Excitebike Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Super Metroid
May 30, 2017 • 88 min
Lyons tries to share an all time favorite with George only to find out he hates exploration games. #TheMoreYouKnow Super Metroid Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Dr. Mario
May 15, 2017 • 85 min
Turns out Dr. Mario might be the answer to life, the universe, and everything. Dr. Mario Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Contra III: The Alien Wars
May 2, 2017 • 88 min
“It’s time for revenge!” “Let’s attack aggressively!” Contra III: The Alien Wars Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
NBA Jam
Apr 18, 2017 • 85 min
FOR TWO! FROM DOWNTOWN! BOOM SHAKALAKA! HE’S ON FIRE. Terrible shot. NBA Jam Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Mega Man X
Apr 4, 2017 • 101 min
Mega Man X, the peak of the Mega Man formula. Mega Man X Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Mortal Kombat II
Mar 21, 2017 • 72 min
You can’t spell “Mortal Kombat II” without “Lyons and George both rage quit this game”. Mortal Kombat II Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Gradius III
Mar 7, 2017 • 91 min
George is too lazy to test the Konami code (it works) and Lyons recalls being terrible at bullethell games (he is.) Gradius III Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Super Mario Kart
Feb 21, 2017 • 88 min
Lyons relives a fond childhood memory, and George realizes it was actually Mario Kart 64 he was thinking of. Super Mario Kart Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner
Golden Axe
Feb 7, 2017 • 74 min
George recommended Golden Axe and we then spend an hour regretting it. Not completely without charm, it’s difficult to enjoy without Nostalgia Goggles strapped on tight. Golden Axe Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme…
Super Mario World
Jan 24, 2017 • 85 min
There’s no getting around it: Super Mario World is every bit as amazing as you remember. But nothing is perfect, and we still found things to complain about. Super Mario World Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song…
Sonic 2
Jan 24, 2017 • 82 min
Sonic 2 was Lyons’ childhood favorite and he’s frothing at the mouth to replay it. George is a bit more skeptical. Sonic 2 Support Nostalgia Goggles on Patreon! Album art by Michael Edwards Theme song by Danny Wiessner