Episode 373 – Bait and Switch

TRL episode 373 artThis week we have a Tiger handheld version of a non-canon metal gear game and a pink and cyan port of a classic arcade game. People are desperately hoping that anything related to the Nintendo Switch will be valuable and there’s a Mario Maker level with more spikes than all of the hairstyles of the ’80s. Our listener ideas for cool ’80s game show prizes leads to us drooling over the boombox of our dreams.

This Week in Gaming History

Jan 21, 2003 – Famous hacker Kevin Mitnick finally allowed to use the internet

Virtually Retro

Star Fox 64 (Wii U Virtual Console)

MashyMashy: Nes Game for Mash Skills

Arcade Archives NeoGeo World Heroes (PS4)


Did Nintendo download a Mario ROM and sell it back to us?

A visit to the arcade graveyard

Chuck Rock – Another C64 Game that Wasn’t… Case Closed!

Caveat Gamer

Nintendo Switch Promo 8oz Water Bottle

SwitchNes.com Premium Video Game Domain Name Nintendo Switch NES Console System

Random Links

Watch This Visual History of ’80s Hair Styles From Around The World

Mario Maker: P is for Pain

Games of The Week

Snake’s Revenge (Tiger LCD Handheld)

Tapper (DOS)

Freeloader Game of the Month



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