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NARC Podcast (North American Retro Collective)

The North American Retro Collective (NARC) is a podcast about classic video games and retro culture! We waste your time once a month. You're welcome!
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May 27, 2015

Main topic: Games Stores... Past vs. Present

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ special guests Rob and Jay (@NESclub) from "The Nintendo Quest". Listen as they chat about collecting karma, Return of the Jedi, Microplay memories and Little Samson!?

Music Interlude 1: -Mr. Gimmick (Strange Memories of Death)

Music Interlude 2: -Shatterhand (Area G)

Music Interlude 3: -Legacy of the Wizard (Main Dungeon Theme)

Music Interlude 4: -Bonk's Adventure (Boss Theme)

Music Interlude 5: -Mega Man (Wily's Castle Theme)

Runtime 109 mins.

Published March 2014

May 27, 2015

Main topic: Things we love in video games.

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ special guests "The Cartridge Bros." about Chin Lee, Strawberry N64's and Michelle Pfeiffer?? Also, listen as they chat about the new Seth Rogan Nintendo vs. Sega film, Dragon Warrior and video game trivia!?

Music Interlude 1: -Mortal Kombat 3 (Streets Theme)

Music Interlude 2: -Snakes Revenge (Jungle Theme)

Music Interlude 3: -Blazing Lazers (Intro Theme)

Music Interlude 4: -Super Street Fighter II HD Remix (Intro Theme)

Music Interlude 5: -Super Smash T.V. (Intro Theme)

Runtime 118 mins.

Published February 2014

May 27, 2015

Main topic: NES collecting.

Rip, John and Chris talk about hardcore NES collecting, MAGfest XII and Final Fantasy on this fourth episode. Also, listen as they chat about Mr. Gimmick, Coleco adaptors and Star Wars!?

Music Interlude 1: -Mega Man IX (Splash Woman Stage)

Music Interlude 2: -Metroid (Brinstar Theme)

Music Interlude 3: -Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (Aquatic Ruins Stage)

Music Interlude 4: -Legacy of the Wizard (Meyna's Level Theme)

Music Interlude 5: -Batman: Return of the Joker (Stage 1 & 6 Theme)

Runtime 152 mins.

Published January 2014

May 27, 2015

Main topic: Christmas Gifts.

Rip, John and Chris talk about the holidays, Jaws and "the bit wars" on this third episode. Also, listen as they chat about Friday the 13th, The Wizard of Oz and Hit Stixx!?

Music Interlude 1: -Friday the 13th (Main Theme)

Music Interlude 2: -Marvel vs. Street Fighter (Captain America Theme)

Music Interlude 3: -Castlevania (Wicked Child)

Music Interlude 4: -Journey to Silius (Stage 3 Theme)

Music Interlude 5: -Super Dodge Ball (Versus Mode Theme)

Runtime 107 mins.

Published December 2013

May 27, 2015

Main topic: Saturday Nostalgia.

Rip, John and Chris talk about variants, drunken Pooh Bears and Saturday nostalgia on this second episode. Also, listen as they chat about A Nightmare on Elm Street, Super Mario RPG and Robocop!?

Music Interlude 1: -A Nightmare on Elm Street (Stage 2 House Theme)

Music Interlude 2: -Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (Final Battle Theme)

Music Interlude 3: -M.A.S.K. (Cartoon Intro Theme)

Music Interlude 4: -Rush N' Attack (Stage 3 Theme)

Runtime 72 mins.

Published November 2013

May 27, 2015

Main topic: Arcade Memories.

Rip, John and Chris tackle introductions, formalities and rookie mistakes on their first episode. Listen as they chat about Earthbound, The Flintstones: Surprise at Dinosaur Peak, the SEGA Nomad and Dumb and Dumber!?

Music Interlude 1: -Super Mario Bros. 3 (Hammer Bros. Theme)

Music Interlude 2: -Chip N' Dales Rescue Rangers (Zone J Theme)

Runtime 65 mins.

Published October 2013

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