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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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Dec 12, 2016
Main Topic: Fantasy Arcade Draft

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ Johnny Iucci (@JohnnyIucci) from "The Collector's Quest" podcast about Sega variants, Instagram, OCD collecting, and Christmas Trivia on this 12th episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about Game Gear, Batman Returns, Top Skater and Wayne Gretzky?!

Music Interlude 1: -Castlevania II (Bloody Tears)
Music Interlude 2: -Batman Returns (Main Theme)
Music Interlude 3: -Daytona USA (Main Theme)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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Runtime 120 mins.

Nov 21, 2016
Main Topic: Hacks, Homebrews & Reproductions

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ "The Immortal" John Hancock (@swlovinist) about Stadium Events, Atari, Portland Retro Gaming Expo, and Star Wars on this 11th episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about Laser Disc, NES Classic, CRT tv's and Count Chockula?!

Music Interlude 1: -Castlevania III (The Beginning)
Music Interlude 2: -Rygar (Cave Theme)
Music Interlude 3: -Mega Man: The Wily Wars (Spark Man Theme)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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Runtime 115 mins.

Oct 4, 2016

Main Topic: Halloween Revisited

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ @Collectorcast & @TheSingleBanana from "RFgeneration.com" about podcasting, haunted attractions, Retro World Expo, and trick or treating on this 10th episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about soft core porn, Castlevania, Critters and Busta Rhymes?!

Music Interlude 1: -Perfect Selection: Dracula Battle (Bloody Tears)
Music Interlude 2: -Streets of Rage 2 (Go Straight)
Music Interlude 3: -Friday the 13th part III (Theme)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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Runtime 148 mins.

Sep 13, 2016

Main Topic: Fantasy Movie Draft (00's)

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ Katselvania a.k.a. Johns wife (@katselvania Instagram) from the "Collector's Quest Podcast" about Subaru's, Instagram, Dreamcast, and hording on this 9th episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about Salt N' Pepa, Pokemon cards, yard sales and Grandma's Boy?!

Music Interlude 1: -Keith Courage  (Battlefield Theme)
Music Interlude 2: -Salt N' Pepa (Push It)
Music Interlude 3: -Hudson Hawk (NES Title Theme)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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Runtime 92 mins.

Aug 24, 2016

Main Topic: Childhood Phobias & Fears

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ Ian Ferguson (@pxlsicle) from the "Completely Unnecessary Podcast" about the SoCal Retro Gaming Expo, Spiders, "Audio Assault Trivia" and LSD on this 8th episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about Jason Voorhees, MAGfest, "The Video Game Years" and snake bites?!

Music Interlude 1: -Ducktales (Intro Theme)
Music Interlude 2: -Contra (Jungle Theme)
Music Interlude 3: -Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (Dungeon Theme)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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Runtime 163 mins.

Jul 18, 2016

Main Topic: Retro Summer Memories

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ Richard (@RamVox) & Kevin (@Buried_On_Mars) from the @Retro_Fandango podcast about Pokemon Go, Contra, The Cartridge Club and "Star Wars Trivia" on this 7th episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about dog bites, breaking the law, roller coasters & WWF Ice Cream?!

Music Interlude 1: -Contra (Energy Zone)
Music Interlude 2: -Viewtiful Joe (Main Theme)
Music Interlude 3: -W.A.S.P. (Mean Man)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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Runtime 119 mins.

Jun 26, 2016

Main Topic: Sonic the Hedgehog 25th Anniversary

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ JRocktheGameRocker (@JRockGameRocker) about E3, Ghostbusters, Mighty Number 9 and "Audio Assault Trivia" on this 6th episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about virtual reality, Seinfeld, The Wu-Tang Clan & Sonic The Hedgehog?!

Music Interlude 1: -Toad's Turnpike (Mario Kart 64)
Music Interlude 2: -I Wanna Rock (Twisted Sister)
Music Interlude 3: -Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (Chemical Plant Zone)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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Runtime 82 mins.

May 24, 2016

Main Topic: 80's Fantasy Film Draft

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ VintageVideoGameGeek (@VintageVGGeek) about Breaking Bad, Superman, Civil War and "Geek Night Trivia" on this 5th episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about 80's films, Conan, Youtube & Megan Fox?!

Music Interlude 1: -Tecmo Bowl (Main Theme)
Music Interlude 2: -M.A.S.K. (TV Theme)
Music Interlude 3: -Gremlins (Main Theme)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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ddsluggers.bandcamp.com

Runtime 112 mins.

Apr 28, 2016

Main Topic: 90's Fantasy Film Draft

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ Curtis (@girlfriendvs) about Prince, Wrestlemania, Rotten Tomatoes and "Audio Assault Trivia" on this 4th episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about Groundhog Day, Batman, Super Nintendo & Perfect Strangers?!

Music Interlude 1: -Prince ("Partyman" - Batman album)
Music Interlude 2: -Prince ("Trust" - Batman album)
Music Interlude 3: -Prince ("I Would Die 4 U" - Purple Rain)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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ddsluggers.bandcamp.com

Runtime 100 mins.

Mar 20, 2016

Main Topic: Variant Collecting

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ Will Watts (@wattswc) about Sega, the 3D NES Emulator and "Audio Assault Trivia" on this 3rd episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about variant collecting, baseball, Ghostbusters & Care Bears?!

Music Interlude 1: -Mega Man (Cut Man Theme)
Music Interlude 2: -Foreigner (Feels Like the First Time)
Music Interlude 3: -The Legend Of Zelda (Intro Theme)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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Runtime 59 mins.

Feb 29, 2016

Main Topic: Video Game Movies

Rip, John and Chris talk about Kanye West's retro tweets, MAGfest 2016, Deadpool and Pokemon on this 2nd episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about Video Game Movies, Mexican Food, Arcades & Peeps?!

Music Interlude 1: -Blazing Lazers (Main Theme)
Music Interlude 2: -Metroid (Quick Escape Theme)
Music Interlude 3: -Castlevania III (Mad Forest Theme)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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ddsluggers.bandcamp.com

Runtime 103 mins.

Feb 2, 2016

Main Topic: Rental Store Memories

Rip, John and Chris talk w/ Matt Ezero aka "The LJN Defender" about "The Fine Bros" recent apology, SoCal Retro Gaming Expo, Youtube and "Audio Assault Trivia" on this 1st episode of the 3rd season! Also, listen as they chat about Rental Store Memories, Wil Wheaton, Wacky Races & wrestling?!

Music Interlude 1: -Mega Man (Bomb Man Theme)
Music Interlude 2: -Wolverine (NES Theme)
Music Interlude 3: -Battle Toads / Double Dragon (Level 3 Theme)

NARC Podcast theme "Fight" courtesy of D&D Sluggers
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ddsluggers.bandcamp.com

Runtime 82 mins.

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