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December 23, 2019
More Motel 6 - Y2K edition

Motel 6 commercial about Y2K. Hoard your canned goods, folks, because this is it!

March 6, 2019
Motel 6 Commercials—Save a Buck

A little over a year ago, I wrote a piece for Tedium: the Dull Side of the Internet about Tom Bodett. You can read "Leavin' the Light On" here. For that article, not only did I interview Tom Bodett, but I also did a deep dive into my radio show collection for the Bodett-voiced Motel […]

March 3, 2019
Looking back at Radio Shack

A brief look at some older radio shack commercials.

May 23, 2018
Old-school Doctor Who on Twitch!

Find out when you can stream more than 500 episodes of classic Doctor Who on Twitch. Hey, remember the '80s? Watching a new generation come to appreciate New Romantic Doctor Who,  some of the program's grandest world-building. Read more...we've realized it has

May 18, 2018
8-bit greatest hits

Over at Tedium, David's latest piece looks at how music from the 8-bit video game era has inspired an entire generation of modern musicians - and created new musical genres. Check it out!

May 11, 2018
'Darkly Humorous Future': Revisiting WEG's original Paranoia

Over at EN World, David Buck explores the West End Games original edition of Paranoia. Enjoy!

October 3, 2017
Super Mario Bros. 3: Chasing airships in arcades, pizza parlors and at the movies

My most indelible early recollection of SMB3 was playing the game, over and over again, at Pizza Hut.

August 31, 2017
Nintendo Power-ful tribute to Super NES Classic games

Three posters in the style of classic Nintendo Power magazine covers celebrate the upcoming launch of the Super NES Classic Edition.

July 14, 2017
Welcome to The Nostalgia Ward

Nostalgia is weird.

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New audio adventures explore Blake’s 7 beginnings beyond the Liberator

New audio adventures explore Blake’s 7 beginnings beyond the Liberator

Big Finish Productions is delving deeper into the universe of Blake’s 7 …

Ghosts ‘N Goblins resurrected for Nintendo Switch

Ghosts ‘N Goblins resurrected for Nintendo Switch

Taking cues from both Ghosts ’n Goblins and Ghouls ’n Ghosts, while giving birth to something entirely new, Ghosts ’n Goblins Resurrection is a title worthy of its name .

Phoenix Fan Fusion 2021 scrubbed; January 2022 event set

Phoenix Fan Fusion 2021 scrubbed; January 2022 event set

Adjust your calendars: As Phoenix Fan Fusion 2021 gets canceled, Square Egg’s 2022 event is already on the schedule …

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