Nostalgia Goggles

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

203 episodes of Nostalgia Goggles since the first episode, which aired on January 24th, 2017.

  • Castlevania

    August 22nd, 2017  |  1 hr 32 mins

    How to win at Castlevania: 1. whip all the walls 2. find all the chicken.

  • Nostalgia Goggles at the movies: Mortal Kombat II: Annihilation

    August 15th, 2017  |  1 hr 36 mins

    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.

  • Mike Tyson's Punch Out!!

    August 8th, 2017  |  1 hr 28 mins

    Before you even know what game this is Mike Tyson threatens you. Because that is how Mike Tyson rolls.

  • Yoshi's Island

    July 25th, 2017  |  1 hr 47 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    Don't call it Super Mario World 2 because literally no one anywhere has ever called it that ever.

  • Nostalgia Goggles at the movies: Mortal Kombat

    July 18th, 2017  |  1 hr 43 mins

    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.

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IV: Turtles in Time

    July 11th, 2017  |  1 hr 21 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    Remember when it was okay to use "shellshocked" as a cutesy euphemism for getting really hurt in combat? TMNT remembers.

  • Chrono Trigger

    June 27th, 2017  |  1 hr 56 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    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.

  • Excitebike

    June 13th, 2017  |  1 hr 37 mins

    Chevrons mean go faster (sort of) and George starts a war with the purple riders.

  • Super Metroid

    May 30th, 2017  |  1 hr 28 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    Lyons tries to share an all time favorite with George only to find out he hates exploration games. #TheMoreYouKnow

  • Dr. Mario

    May 16th, 2017  |  1 hr 25 mins

    Turns out Dr. Mario might be the answer to life, the universe, and everything.

  • Contra III: The Alien Wars

    May 2nd, 2017  |  1 hr 28 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    "It's time for revenge!" "Let's attack aggressively!"

  • NBA Jam

    April 18th, 2017  |  1 hr 25 mins
    snes, super nintendo


  • Mega Man X

    April 4th, 2017  |  1 hr 41 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    Mega Man X, the peak of the Mega Man formula.

  • Mortal Kombat II

    March 14th, 2017  |  1 hr 12 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    You can't spell "Mortal Kombat II" without "Lyons and George both rage quit this game".

  • Gradius III

    March 7th, 2017  |  1 hr 31 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    George is too lazy to test the Konami code (it works) and Lyons recalls being terrible at bullethell games (he is.)

  • Super Mario Kart

    February 21st, 2017  |  1 hr 28 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    Lyons relives a fond childhood memory, and George realizes it was actually Mario Kart 64 he was thinking of.