Episodes

  • Neo Geo 1990 – Episode 087

    It’s 1990 – the year of the Berlin Wall coming down, the Hubble Space Telescope going up, and Wilson Phillips asking us to hold on for one more day. In […]

  • Neo Geo Launch Titles – Episode 086

    New year, new miniseries as we dedicate our next group of episodes to answer a question posed years ago: “What Neo Geo games make it in the Podouken 4 Slot?” […]

  • Arcade Obscura (Hollywood) – Episode 085

    We’re closing off the Hollywood miniseries with our first Arcade Obscura in over a year! And it’s been so long that some of us have forgotten how it works (and […]

  • Die Hard – Episode 084

    Now I have a machine gun. Ho-ho-ho. On this special holiday episode of Podouken we take an in-depth look at not just a Christmas movie, but THE Christmas movie – […]

  • Willow – Episode 083

    Sorry X-Men, there’s a new longest episode in town. It’s time to talk about George Lucas’s totally-not-inspired-by-Lord-of-the-Rings fantasy epic (and Capcom arcade game) Willow, which coincidentally (or not) has a […]

  • Jurassic Park – Episode 082

    Hold on to your butts as we explore a Steven Spielberg directed film that was a #1 top grossing box office movie and spawned a video game. No, not Jaws. […]

  • RoboCop – Episode 081

    Dead or alive, you’re coming with me to hear the Podouken gang explore RoboCop the movie… and the arcade game! How did a home video game company play the Uno […]

  • Street Fighter: The Movie – Episode 080

    After 80 episodes we’re not going home. We’re going to get on our boat, and we’re going up river, and we’re going to kick that son-of-a-bitch Bison’s ass so hard […]

  • Tron – Episode 079

    After three years of podcasting, nearly 80 episodes, and covering 200 arcade games, it’s time to switch our focus to something with more audience potential. So we’re going full Hollywood […]

  • T-MEK – Episode 078

    The Listeners’ Choice miniseries wraps up with a game that won’t give you power and wealth by punching hard, or knowing economics, or looking good. Nope, you have to blow […]