Rhythm and Pixels

Rhythm and Pixels

Latest Episodes

Episode 36-8 Turn-Based Battles with Chris Wisner!
June 14, 2023

This week on the show we’re patiently waiting our turn to attack your ears with great music! We talk about the history of RPGs, turn-based battles, and the long-running Anime Central panel: The Turn-Based Critics! Joining our party is friend, listener, an

Episode 36-7 Level Up!
May 31, 2023

We’ve spent the past 7 years grinding for podcast XP (PXP) and it’s time to spend those points and LEVEL UP! With some more podcasting! Our episode today is all about the “Level Up” mechanic used in games! This episode was recorded live for our Patreon me

Episode 36-6 Edutainment
May 17, 2023

It’s the 90s and we can’t just play games to have fun, we need to be learning stuff too! Dinosaurs with asthma? Spelling dark magic spells? Time travel and typing? We’ve got it all here! Also on this week’s show we review 2 new board games: Bloc by Bloc b

Episode 36-5 More Mario with Mustin!
May 03, 2023

How many more Marios can you handle? If you said “one more episode”, then we are relieved! This week we’re taking a second look at some beloved Mario (and Wario) games! Joining us on this journey is former guest and founding member of The One Ups, Mustin!

Episode 36-4 Mario Madness!
April 19, 2023

To celebrate the new Mario movie, we’re going mad for all things Mario! Listeners to the show submitted Mario and Mario-adjacent music that we think you’re going to love. I mean, just listen to the first track of the show, the best 90s R&B jam about t

Episode 36-3 Plants with Chris from Gameable Audio!
April 05, 2023

What’s better than a salad? Nothing! HA! This week on the show we’re showcasing music from games that feature memorable plants! Joining us on this journey is Chris from the podcast Gameable Audio! Listen to Gameable Audio at https://podlink.to/GameableAud

Episode 36-2 Wildcard’n Out!
March 22, 2023

Our schedule change has given us more time for games and music, which we’re sharing with you! There are some great tunes here, and if you’re interested in starting a new game why not check out one of these! Also, Pernell hums a 90s R&B song that we ju

Episode 36-1 Your 4 in February!
March 08, 2023

Every February we send out a challenge to break through your game backlog! Can you finish 4 games during the shortest month of the year? Our listeners were up to the challenge and sent us their favorite music selections from the games they finished! Liste

Episode 35-10 VGM Podcast Tribute
February 22, 2023

R&P pay tribute to a few of their favorite VGM podcasts with a few special parody segments! Lots of laughs and great music! Listen to more of the show! https://rhythmandpixels.com Consider supporting the podcast! https://patreon.com/rhythmandpixels

Episode 35-9 Metroidvania Games
February 15, 2023

It’s not quite a Metroid, and not quite a Castlevania, but oh man is it full of action and exploration! Rob and Pernell attempt to define the genre for themselves, and find a treasure-trove of incredible music! Joining us on the show are the boyz from T-B