This is a fun discussion. I relive the better parts of my childhood with my friend and colleague, Phid McAwesome. We go deep into the alluring power of nostalgia and classic video games. Also, Phid makes a shock confession about the 90s sitcom, Friends.
Download the episode here or listen on YouTube below.
— High Score, the Netflix docuseries on the history of classic video games
— Mark Schaefer’s article on nostalgia marketing
— The character from Street Fighter II that I refer to as a “green monster” is called Blanka. Apologies to fight game fans and sensitive monsters everywhere
— The goto.game weekly show Phid co-hosts
— goto.game, Phid’s day (and night-time) gig
— Phid’s food adventure Instagram account he runs with Charis, his partner