Episode 56 – Trendy

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News:

Good News For People Who Love Bad News About Nintendo (financial stuff)

R.I.P. Greg Martin

Games:

Attack of the Friday Monsters, Summer Carnival ’92: Recca, Chibi-Robo: Photo Finder, Aquamoto Racing 3D, Bravely Default demo, Sonic the Hedgehog 1 (Game Gear), Sonic 2 (Master System), Sonic Chaos (Master System), Sonic Triple Trouble

Greg Martin tributes:

NintendoAge forums

MegaBites Blog

Music:

The Bouncing Souls – We Love Fun (unofficial Nintendo Fun Club theme song)

Summer Carnival ’92: Recca – HYDE

Reel Big Fish – Trendy

Propagandhi – True (Concrete Blonde cover)

Books:

Gremlins – The Official Novelization

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The Summer Carnival ’92: Recca Soundtrack is Absolutely Insane

Summer Carnival: ’92 Recca is an ultra-rare, hardcore, Famicom shooter which was (amazingly) released on the 3DS Virtual Console last September. I’ve been dabbling with it lately and while I am utter rubbish at the game, I have found myself in awe of the soundtrack. As far as I know, Recca didn’t contain a special sound chip in the cartridge ala the Famicom version of Castlevania III, yet it still creates a soundscape I didn’t think the Famicom was capable of.

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Episode 46 – Dark Dungeons

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Nintendo Fun Club Podcast on iTunes

News:

Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter

Enhanced version of Bravely Default heading West

Games:

Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara, Summer Carnival ’92: Recca, Rayman Legends, Pokemon Black & White 1 & 2

The thing I wrote for Not Enough Shaders about the PETA/Pokemon mess: A Plea to PETA

Music:

The Bouncing Souls – We Love Fun (unofficial Nintendo Fun Club theme song)

Pokemon B/W – Now for the Adventure!

Weezer – In the Garage

Episode 43 – End of the Summer Carnival ’13

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News: Nintendo Direct 08/07/2013

Games: EarthBound, QuackShot, Pikmin 3, Shantae, Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D

Music:

The Bouncing Souls – We Love Fun (unofficial Nintendo Fun Club theme song)

Summer Carnival 92 Recca – Recca

Fifteen – End of the Summer