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Episode 79 – The Music of Blaster Master
July 21, 2021

The original Blaster Master on the Nintendo Entertainment System was host to plenty of nostalgic memories for those of us who grew up during that era. But there’s a surprising amount of games that hav

Episode 78 – Super Smash Bros. Music w/ The VGMbassy
June 23, 2021

It’s a teamup of EPIC PROPORTIONS! Mike and Ed of XVGM Radio join forces with VGM Podcast minister and community mastermind, Ed Wilson (current host of The VGMbassy and previously co-host with Mike on PixelTunes Radio) to listen to some truly smash-tas...

Episode 77 – Only in PAL
June 09, 2021

Plenty of video games have only had certain releases in exclusive territories but PAL territories are home to some pretty oddball selections of games; some of which we’ve chosen here to highlight their amazing music.

Episode 76 – The Wonderswan & Wonderswan Color
May 26, 2021

We’re no strangers to covering obscure stuff on XVGM Radio...but this might be the most obscure thing we’ve chat about: Bandai’s Wonderswan family of handhelds. Going after the Game Boy was a lofty goal, one which made the Wonderswan succumb.

Episode 75 – Adventure Island vs. Wonder Boy (feat. Rhythm & Pixels)
May 12, 2021

In an epic battle for Justin’s soul, Mike and Justin teamed up with Rhythm & Pixels to discuss the wild, wacky world of Adventure Island and Wonder Boy games and their funky fresh music! From heavy metal chiptune boss bangers to Dorabian Night arabic t...

Episode 74 – Spy Games
April 28, 2021

What do didgeridoos, surf rock and discussions on bellbottoms have in common? Well, they’re all featured bits of conversation taking place in Episode 74 of XVGM Radio, where the XVGM guys are chatting about spy and espionage games and their video game ...

Episode 73 – Zelda Handhelds
April 14, 2021

The Legend of Zelda is perhaps most famous for being one of the flagship franchises on Nintendo consoles, expanding into the third dimension and consistently innovating as time has marched on. However, the franchise has also had its fair share of explo...

Episode 72 – Vanillaware w/ Pragmatik
March 31, 2021

The story of Vanillaware, an Osaka-based Japanese game developer, is one that could’ve been showcased in failure. The company’s first game almost shut down the company, but they later would regroup and continue working on video games,

Episode 71 – Board & Card Games 2
March 17, 2021

Going all the way back to Episode 3 where they covered Board and Card Game based titles, Mike and Justin are back at it, revisiting the theme but adding in some new twists and turns. This time around, they’re focusing on featuring video games that are ...

Episode 70 – Paradise Killer w/ Composer Barry” Epoch” Topping
March 03, 2021

Every now and then a game comes out that features a soundtrack that puts the fire back in our VGM lovin’ hearts. Paradise Killer is exactly that kind of OST. The XVGM Radio guys are joined by Barry “Epoch” Topping,