Pocketoid 201: Parkasaurus, Lost in Random, and more!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  The boys are back and it's the Pocketoid 200s era!
  •  Kirby and the Forgotten Land still OWNS.
  •  Jordan reviews Franken, a great and bizarre little 1 hour RPG!
  •  Rune Factory 5 sure is a janky miss that we still love.
  •  Jordan gives his impressions of Lost in Random!
  •  Addison still loves Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga!
  •  Addison gives his impression of Judgement!
  •  Roundguard is a Peggle roguelike and yes that's as addictive as it sounds.
  • Addison and Jordan review Parkasaurus!
  • We correctly predict that Nintendo is going to spring an Indie World on us as soon as the episode is out.
  • We close things out with a bunch of recent movie talk because we forgot to ask for questions lol.


Pocketoid 200: Playdate Interview with Panic!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  We interview a couple of the folks from Panic about their new handheld, the Playdate!
  •  Thanks so much to Arisa and Neven for joining us!
  •  We are very excited to have a new handheld to talk about!
  •  What is the Playdate?
  •  Why does the Playdate have a crank?
  •  What kinds of games does Panic hope to see for the Playdate?
  •  What were some of Panic's biggest challenges in creating the Playdate?
  •  Why is the Playdate yellow?
  •  What would it be like to date a Playdate?
  •  All these and many more questions get answered in this really fun episode!
  •  Thanks so much to Arisa and Neven for coming on once again!
  •  For more cool stories about the development of the Playdate, check out the official Playdate Podcast!
  • Oh! Check out Sketch, Share, Solve, a great Playdate Picross game by Pocketoid listener RDK!


Pocketoid 199: Gotta Protectors: Cart of Darkness, Slipstream, Thunder Kid, and more!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  Kingdom Hearts 4 got announced and people are surprised for some reason.
  •  Jordan's hands are still a little messed up so apologies for the late episode!
  •  Addison has been playing Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga!
  •  Jordan has been playing FUGA: Melodies of Steel!
  •  Kirby and the Forgotten Land is still extremely good!
  •  We've been playing around some more with the MiSTer's new PS1 core!
  •  Jordan reviews Thunder Kid: Hunt For the Robot Emperor!
  •  Jordan reviews Slipstream!
  •  Jordan and Addison review Gotta Protectors: Cart of Darkness!
  • Some new and exciting things are coming up as we near episode 200! Thank you guys for listening!



Pocketoid 198: Kirby and the Forgotten Land, Rune Factory 5, and the Analogue Pocket!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  Morbius now playing in a theater near you!
  •  Jordan's hands are messed up so apologies for the late episode!
  •  Jordan hasn't been playing much, but enjoy some thoughts on Castle of Shikigami III.
  •  Addison has been doing some things with the MiSTer's newly released PS1 core!
  •  Addison reviews the Analogue Pocket!
  •  Jordan and Addison review Rune Factory 5!
  •  Jordan and Addison review Kirby and the Forgotten Land!
  • Some new and exciting things are coming up as we near episode 200! Thank you guys for listening!



Pocketoid Interview: 13AM Games' Alex Rushdy on Dawn of the Monsters!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  We are joined by Alex Rushdy of 13AM Games!
  •  Learn all about the making of 13AM Games' and Wayforward's new game Dawn of the Monsters!
  •  Why make a kaiju beat 'em up?
  •  What goes into making a kaiju video game feel authentic?
  •  What led 13AM to put such a big focus on story and narrative?
  •  And of course, lots and lots of talk about our favorite kaiju monsters and media!
  •  Thanks so much to Alex once again and we'll see you guys next time!



Pocketoid 197: Young Souls, Dawn of the Monsters, and more!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  Eldin Ring is a video game no one is talking about.
  •  We're streaming again!
  •  Next week we'll have an interview with Alex Rushdy of Dawn of the Monsters!
  •  Addison hacked his 3DS! Let's talk about Pocket Card Jockey again.
  •  There's new Pokemon games on the way!
  •  Jordan finished Help Wanted and The Sky Crawlers: Innocent Aces for the Wii!
  •  Addison reviews Young Souls!
  •  Jordan reviews Dawn of the Monsters!
  •  Tiger Electronics games are definitely as bad as you rememeber.
  •  See you guys next time!



Pocketoid 196: Grapple Dog, OlliOlli World, Nintendo Direct, and more!



In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  We're shutting the podcast down and taking back all the episodes you've listened to.
  •  Nintendo doesn't care about preservation and you should.
  •  Addison bought a big expensive new TV
  •  Addison played some more Pokemon Legends: Arceus!
  •  Addison reviews OlliOlli World!
  •  Jordan played through Onimusha: Warlords!
  •  Jordan is playing Metal Gear Solid for the first time amazingly.
  •  Jordan reviews Grapple Dog!
  •  We recap the recent Nintendo Direct and answer your questions!
  •  See you guys next time!



Pocketoid 195: Pokemon Legends: Arceus, Windjammers 2, and more!



In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  NFTs suck ass.
  •  Microsoft bought the podcast.
  •  Addison shares some more thoughts on Final Fantasy VII Remake's DLC! 
  •  Addison has been playing some arcade games on his MiSTer!
  •  Jordan started a backlog project!
  •  Jordan reviews Spongebob Squarepants: Atlantis Squarepantis for the Nintendo DS for some reason.
  •  Jordan and Addison played some Target Terror and it ruled.
  •  Jordan reviews Windjammers 2!
  •  Addison gives his impressions of Pokemon Legends: Arceus!
  •  No questions this week, but we'll answer some next week! Thanks guys!



Pocketoid 194: 2021 Games of the Year!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  2021 sure was a year huh!
  •  Just a few things we've been playing.
  •  Some games we didn't get to yet! 
  •  Some games that didn't make our lists, but we still love!
  •  Each of our top 10 2021 Games of the Year!
  •  We answer all of your great questions!
  •  Thank you guys for a great year and we'll see you all soon with even more great games to talk about!



Pocketoid 193: Chicory, Loop Hero, Monster Rancher 1&2, Toem, and MUCH more!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  The boys have had a BIG delay due to health issues, but now we're back!
  •  Most of this episode is catch up for the remainder of 2021. Lots of great stuff!
  •  The boys bough too many games omg.
  •  Addison discusses Pokemon: Brilliant Diamond!
  •  Addison has been playing Paper Mario via Nintendo Switch Online!
  •  Addison and Jordan are LOVING Shin Megami Tensei V!
  •  Addison reviews Monster Rancher 1 & 2 DX!
  •  Addison reviews Chicory: A Colorful Tale!
  •  Jordan bought a PC Engine!
  •  Jordan bought a bunch of light guns!
  •  The boys discuss the new Animal Crossing: New Horizons DLC a bit more!
  •  Jordan has been playing a lot of Animal Crossing for the GameCube!
  •  Jordan gives his impressions of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2!
  •  Jordan forgets that he already reviewed Dusk!
  •  Jordan gives his impressions of Subnautica!
  •  Jordan gives his impressions of Riverbond!
  •  Jordan reviews Luna's Fishing Garden!
  •  Jordan reviews Toem!
  •  Addison remembers to review Loop Hero!
  •  We answer your lovely questions that are now mostly out of season. Sorry about that!
  • Our next episode will be our Game of the Year 2021 awards so don't miss it!



Pocketoid 192: Unpacking, Dusk, Pikmin Bloom, and more!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  The boys went to a wrestle and the arcade!
  •  We top off a few of the Halloween games we wrapped October up with!
  •  Jordan had to restart his Animal Crossing: New Horizons island...
  •  Jordan reviews the awesome new boomer shooter, Dusk!
  •  Addison's been playing some more Metroid Dread!
  •  Addison gives his impressions of Mario Party Superstars!
  •  Addison kinda reviews Pikmin Bloom!
  •  The boys discuss the new Animal Crossing: New Horizons DLC!
  •  Addison and Jordan review Unpacking!
  •  My notes here just say "Jojo's Big Honka" and I have no idea what that could possibly mean, but I'm so sorry.
  •  Sorry this episode was late, we had a lot of technical issues with it. Enjoy!



Pocketoid 191: Murder House, Evil Tonight, Tetris Effect Connected, and more!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  Even MORE scary movies we've been watching!
  •  Addison discovers the Sega CD library, to our collective horror!
  •  Our impressions of the Nintendo Switch N64 games!
  •  Jordan gets way, way too deep into Forager.
  •  Jordan gives his impressions of Tetris Effect Connected, the best Tetris.
  •  Jordan reviews Puppet Combo's Murder House!
  •  Jordan reviews Evil Tonight!
  •  More spooky Halloween Switch games and we answer your questions!
  • Have a great Halloween guys!



Pocketoid 190: Metroid Dread, Gleylancer, Toree 2, and more!


In this episode of Pocketoid:
  •  More horror movies we've been watching!
  •  Jordan got a new retro corner for the game room!
  •  Cruis'n Blast continues to be perfect in every way.
  •  Toree 2 is an awesome little 3D platformer for only a $1!
  •  Gleylancer sets a new standard for retro remasters!
  •  Addison gives his thoughts on Ghost of Tsushima!
  •  Jordan and Addison review Metroid Dread and hey, it rules.
  •  Thanks for tuning it guys! See you next week!