To get into the retro gaming mindset of AVGC this coming weekend, we watched the first episode of The Super Mario Bros. Super Show from 1989 with Captain Lou Albano as Mario and Danny Wells as Luigi in both live action and animated forms.
To get ready for the retro gaming awesomeness going on at AVGC this weekend, we headed back to 1989 for the Nintendo mashup Captain N which, along with The Super Mario Bros Super Show, was part of Nintendo’s all out pop culture domination in the late 80’s and into the 90’s.
Based on Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse, Dredd producer Adi Shankar is bringing Castlevania to Netflix with an R rated animated series telling the story of Trevor Belmont’s quest to destroy Dracula.
WB is apparently looking to somehow reboot The Matrix while hitting another snag with The Batman, Sony confirms a Venom solo movie is on the way, a bunch of classic Disney NES games are coming back in a new collection and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about how and why WB would reboot The Matrix, the trailers for Baby Driver and Atomic Blonde, the latest hurdle to The Batman, the classic Disney NES/SNES games, Kong: Skull Island, the return of Samurai Jack and much more.
Zach, Chris, Joe and special guest, Chris Ali, participate in the first round of our new 90s Commercials Drinking Game, which combines two of our favorite things, nostalgia and alcohol.
After a couple of years in the making, the fan created film adaptation of Mega Man debuted on the internet.