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Never much of a fan of the first person genre, the Bros went into this month a little skeptical. However after experiencing this amazing offering from Valve their tunes have changed. The Club got it's first taste of the G-Man and Gordon Freeman in Half Life 2 this Christmas. Did the Bros end up on the naughty list by the end of it?

 
Guest Links:
Kevin on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/BuriedOnMars
Enzzy on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/EnzzyYT
Jason Heine on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheEMUreview
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The Club dives into it's first ever SEGA Genesis title with the awesome opossum Rocket Knight! The Bros are joined by amazing guests Ram Vox, James of Slightly Livid Gaming and the incomparable Duke of Retro Nonsense fame. The question on everyone's mind... Did P1 finish this colourful platformer? Listen and find out!

 
Guest Links:
 
Ram Vox on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRamVox 
James on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/JamesMackinder
Duke on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7hcVewAmVJQ3n21S_ocuqg
 
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This halloween the Club decided to take a trip down insanity lane with the NGC sleeper hit, Eternal Darkness. This psychological thriller will have you questioning your own senses as you guide Alex Roivas through the pages of a possessed book that has been around since Roman times. The only question left to answer is, who is knocking at my door?

 
Guest Links:
JRock on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheJRock86
Adam on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/ReplayAbilityVG
Aaron on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/RetroLiberty
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After their roasting of Secret of Mana on the September episode of the #CartridgeClub, the Bros caught some heat. So we've brought in 2 guests to act the role of Mana Knight in the defence of Secret of Mana.

 
Guest Links:
 
Kinsey on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/KinsZilla
Steven on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/CapoeiraMaxima
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The Club has reached one year of age this month! We are so happy to have made it a full season of the Club and we are ready to kick off Season 2 with a bang. The Bros are joined by 3 awesome guests for this month's action RPG Secret of Mana. This Squaresoft behemoth receives much love from fans of the genre but will it hold up today? Listen here to find out...

 
Guest Links:
Kevin on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/BuriedOnMars
Dean Lasagna on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/Round2GamingChannel
Yoshi on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/YoshiKnuckles
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For the first time P1 is away sailing for the recording of the podcast and the Bros are forced to get a fill in. Luckily Kevin of Buried on Mars fame was willing to step up to the plate and he does a fantastic job. The Club played through Startropics and a few of the guests found out what NES Hard really means.

 
Guest Links:
Kevin on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/BuriedOnMars
Nintendo Doctor on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheNintendoDoctor
Rip on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/NARCpodcast
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Would you kindly join us in this month's podcast as we delve into the depths of Rapture. In case you still haven't guessed the Club has selected Bioshock as this month's game and we assembled the most knowledgable trio of Splicers on the internet to dissect every aspect of this under water tale of woe.

 
Guest Links:
Lo on the inter web:
http://www.andthenshegames.com
Retr0J on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/Tigerfuckinguppercut
Steven on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/CapoeiraMaxima
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This month the Club takes on the giant task of taking down 16 Colossi in the PS2 smash hit, Shadow of the Colossus. Which one of the Bros found the game to be frustrating? Which Clubber spent hours on end tracking down every upgrade? All that and more in this episode!

 
Guest Links:
Ram Vox on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRamVox
Kevin on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/BuriedOnMars
Dean Lasagna on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/Round2GamingChannel
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The Club takes on it's first NEW game this month when the Bros and company find out just how hollow they really are. Ever since Demon's Souls the Bros have been infatuated this franchise and they didn't want to wait to dive into Dark Souls 2 so it was pushed to the top of the Club's list.

 
Guest Links:
Ben on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/browland1
Skyler on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/ISkylerI
Super Robot Power Hour on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/robotpowerhour
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The Bros and the Clubbers take a trip back to Zebes in one of the greatest games ever made this month. Come listen as we talk about our love affair with one of the finest pieces of software ever to grace the SNES, Super Metroid.

 
Guest Links:
Kevin on YouTUbe:
https://www.youtube.com/user/BuriedOnMars
NES Complex on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/NESComplex
Jay Dubious on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/DubiousGamingOnline
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What's a Russian podcast doing on iTunes? The #CartridgeClub sneaks into the world of espionage with Solid Snake's first mission on the PS1, Metal Gear Solid. How well will this Konami classic hold up to today?

 
Guest Links
PC on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/DreamcasticChannel
Chris on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/cwr2
Mark on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/Tigerfuckinguppercut
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The #CartridgeClub decides to tackle the massive PS2 RPG Dragon Quest 8 in the shortest month of the year. Will anyone be able to get through this behemoth or will it be the first month to have no one complete it?

 
Guest Links
Darren on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheGamingPilgrimage
Lo on the Interweb:
http://www.andthenshegames.com
Joe on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/TokuJoe
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In the first Episode of 2014 the #CartridgeClub explores the PS1 behemoth Castlevania Symphony of the Night. Will the Bros get turned upside down in this Metroidvania classic or will they be able to fight their way through to Dracula.

 
Guest Links
Dean Lasagna on YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/user/Round2GamingChannel
Surf on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/RyHoMagnifico
Steven on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/CapoeiraMaxima
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On the first holiday show of the #CartridgeClub the Bros and guests had the pleasure of racing through the Capcom gem MegaMan X. Which guest had a had time with Chill Penguin? Did P1 topple the great Sigma? Find out the answer to those questions and more!

 
 
Guest Links:
Ram Vox on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRamVox
Kevin on YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/user/BuriedOnMars
Vintage on YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/user/vintagevideogamegeek
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Being a huge fan of the RPG genre the Bros were eager to sink their teeth into this month's game. For the first RPG on the #CartridgeClub we are taken back to the SNES and one of the many brilliant SquareSoft entries, Super Mario RPG.

 
Guest Links
James on YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/user/JamesMackinder
Retr0J on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/Tigerfuckinguppercut
Fitgnat on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/Fitgnat
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The second episode of the #CartridgeClub sees the Bros and guests creep their way through the PS1 survival horror classic Silent Hill 2

 
Guest Links
Kevin on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/BuriedOnMars
Dean Lasagna on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/Round2GamingChannel
Darren on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheGamingPilgrimage
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The #CartridgeClub is a bookclub for gamers. Every month we'll be playing a game and then discussing it with 3 members of the community. In the inaugural episode of the #CartridgeClub, the Bros and the Clubbers discuss Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. They are joined by 3 fantastic guests who all had a great time playing this SNES classic.
 
Guest Links
Retr0J on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/JRetr0mance
PC on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/DreamcasticChannel
Herryk on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheNikstalgicChannel
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