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Episode 81: Consoles VS Handhelds (Same Song Different System)
September 15, 2021

The difference between consoles and handhelds can be immense…..or….there’s not much of a difference (if we’re talking about redbook audio, at least.) But what happens when we DO compare these two rega

Episode 80: Free Picks 解き放たれた第四 (The Fourth Unleashed)
August 18, 2021

The XVGM Radio guys go WILD…..with their fourth rendition of their Free Picks series of shows! Every 20 episodes, Mike and Justin pick whatever tracks they want to showcase, plus they flip a coin to d

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,