Nostalgia Goggles

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

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

  • Zelda II: The Adventure of Link

    October 17th, 2017  |  1 hr 23 mins

    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

  • TomJam & Earl vs ToeJam & Earl Panic on Funkotron

    October 3rd, 2017  |  1 hr 13 mins

    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.

  • U.N. Squadron

    September 19th, 2017  |  1 hr 23 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    So are we like mercenaries because this is super not how the U.N. functions. Wait... is it?

  • ActRaiser

    September 5th, 2017  |  1 hr 35 mins
    snes, super nintendo

    Is it a platformer? It is a sim? Is it fighting a minotaur in space? It's all of those things; it's ActRaiser.

  • 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 15th, 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

    FOR TWO! FROM DOWNTOWN! BOOM SHAKALAKA! HE'S ON FIRE. Terrible shot.