Red Leaf Retrocast (Gaming, Anime, Wrestling)

Retrogaming-Modern Gaming-Anime-Wrestling: Your best location to learn, remember, and re-live the past to the present. We watch old and seasonal anime, play old and new video games, and watch all of the wrestling we can.

August 31st, 2018    

Wrestling: Ep 10 - Summer Climax Slam Sizzler

The Hart Foundation lives on. Rad and JD make eps 10 a super long special one. We begin with small discussion over WOS wrestling, Sami Callihan in Impact, Shane Strickland's month and more (0-17) Our wrestler spotlight this time is over long time Hart Foundation member Jim the Anvil Neidhart (17-32).

Indie scene coverage is over Ch 73,74 of Progress wrestling and followed up by a quick recap of Evolve 108-111 (32-50).

From there, LK from the Loud Mouth Wrestling podcast joins JD as a guest to review RPW Summer Sizzler in FULL (54-2:09).

Afterwards, Jay is back again from the Smack It Down podcast to discuss AAA TripleMania (2:09-2:20).
We both then finally finish up in Tier 2 with the final 4 days of the 2018 G1 Climax from NJPW including the epic final showdown between Tanahashi v Ibushi (2:20-2:50).

Rad and JD really break down WWE Summerslam, the fallout from each storyline and wrestlers, and of course get excited over what happened at NXT TakeOver Brooklyn (2:50-3:50). Ending includes the podcast's wrestler ranking.

As usual we finish up with reviewing our latest episode of WCW Thunder: eps 6 Feb 12, 1998 including the main event of Ric Flair v Lex Luger (3:50-end).

 

Twitter: @BowlingJD; episodes live on Twitch, Mixer, and Periscope @BowlingJD Weekends at 12:00 EST...most times
            @PowerCordGaming, @ConsoleKevPodcast
            @ToriRLR, @MightyHiki
            @Boogidaball, @RadZero83

YouTube: Red Leaf Retrocast

other hosts personal youtube: PowerCord and Console Kev and RadZero

Thank you to all guests, podcasts, and commercials: @HibikiTMD, @Bcom33, @frigimonfanatic, @SASSpodcast, @thevivalajady, @trashpandaanime

Send all questions to dieschlachten@gmail.com or to twitter @BowlingJD 

Thank you to Jay from Smack It Down and LK from Loud Mouth Wrestling to make this episode a special long one.

August 27th, 2018    

Anime: Ep 31 - Dirty Pair

Waifus are for laifus. Yes, in this episode we cover an anime with two fantastic female characters. First, Tori has 4 quest updates over comedy anime (0-26). Then, our main discussion topic this episode is about waifus. The culture surrounding it, how we relate or don't relate to it, and talk about some our favourite female anime characters (26-1:13). Our anime for review this episode is the episodic space comedy from 1985, Dirty Pair (1:13-end).

 

Twitter: @BowlingJD; episodes live on Twitch, Mixer, and Periscope @BowlingJD Weekends at 12:00 EST...most times
            @PowerCordGaming, @ConsoleKevPodcast
            @ToriRLR, @MightyHiki
            @Boogidaball, @RadZero83

YouTube: Red Leaf Retrocast

other hosts personal youtube: PowerCord and Console Kev and RadZero

Thank you to all guests, podcasts, and commercials: @HibikiTMD, @Bcom33, @frigimonfanatic, @SASSpodcast, @thevivalajady, @trashpandaanime

Send all questions to dieschlachten@gmail.com or to twitter @BowlingJD 

August 15th, 2018    

Retrocast: Ep 27 - Cartoon Games

Good old Canadian Joe aka PNG has joined the cast of RLR for this episode as we start by briefly talking about some games we have been playing (0-16). Nintendo had a direct already featuring even more updates over their crazy hyped game Smash Ultimate coming to the Switch. We all share our thoughts about it (16-35). Our theme this episode is focused on games based from cartoon shows. Obviously these are going to be goofy and quirky, but are they any good? Join in as we discuss 8 crazy games (35-end).

Darkwing Duck (NES, GB, TB16)  
SWAT Kats: The Radical Squadron (SNES)
Scooby-Doo Mystery (SNES, MD)  
Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (MS, MD)
Gargoyles (MD)  
The Ren & Stimpy Show: Veediots! (SNES)
Futurama (xbox)  
South Park (PS, N64)  

Twitter: @BowlingJD; episodes live on Twitch, Mixer, and Periscope @BowlingJD Weekends at 12:00 EST...most times
            @PowerCordGaming, @ConsoleKevPodcast
            @ToriRLR, @MightyHiki
            @Boogidaball, @RadZero83

YouTube: Red Leaf Retrocast

other hosts personal youtube: PowerCord and Console Kev and RadZero

Thank you to all guests, podcasts, and commercials: @HibikiTMD, @Bcom33, @frigimonfanatic, @SASSpodcast, @thevivalajady, @trashpandaanime, @PNG_Gamer

Send all questions to dieschlachten@gmail.com or to twitter @BowlingJD 

Thanks to Joe aka PNG for coming on and being an amazing guest host.
Hit him up via twitter at PNG_Gamer or via Youtube/Twitch PNG/punknostalgiagamer

August 14th, 2018    

Wrestling: Ep 09 - Shortcut to the G1 Slammiversary

Ohhhhhh Yeahhhh!!! In episode 9, Rad and JD have a fun start by JD talking about him going to Progress Wrestling's Coast to Coast tour event in Boston. We also have a loose discussion over the return of World of Sport Wrestling on UK television (0-20) Our wrestler spotlight this time is over the Macho Man Randy Savage himself (20-38).

For the indie scene coverage here we discuss in this episode Impact Wrestling's Slammiversary XVI, followed by a quick recap and review of AJPW's Summer Action Series, and finish with wXw's Shortcut to the Top ppv event returning from Summer break (38-1:19).

The NWA title was defended at a Ring of Honor event with All In impications. The G1 Climax in NJPW is in full swing. We discuss some of the top matches up until the final 4 days and some storylines worth mentioning going on with the G1 (1:19-1:41).

Rad and JD run down a few things in WWE going on in the run up to Summerslam including NXT Brooklyn appraoching (1:41-2:14).

As usual we finish up with reviewing our latest episode of WCW Thunder: eps 5 Feb 5, 1998 including the main event of DDP v Chris Benoit for the US title (2:14-end). The final ending is naturally rounding out the top wrestlers of the cast from each tier.

 

Twitter: @BowlingJD; episodes live on Twitch, Mixer, and Periscope @BowlingJD Weekends at 12:00 EST...most times
            @PowerCordGaming, @ConsoleKevPodcast
            @ToriRLR, @MightyHiki
            @Boogidaball, @RadZero83

YouTube: Red Leaf Retrocast

other hosts personal youtube: PowerCord and Console Kev and RadZero

Thank you to all guests, podcasts, and commercials: @HibikiTMD, @Bcom33, @frigimonfanatic, @SASSpodcast, @thevivalajady, @trashpandaanime

Send all questions to dieschlachten@gmail.com or to twitter @BowlingJD 

August 13th, 2018    

Modern Cast: Ep 12 - July 2018 (Mid-Year)

We are at the mid-point of 2018. Drew and JD are back to catch up with what we have been streaming and playing the last month (0-21). Our discussion this month we discuss our top games so far into the year and look upon the horizon of what games we are hyped for the reamainder of the year (21-54). For the month of July, we discuss the releases, but also disucss some games we have missed during the year (55-end).

Octopath Traveler
PSVR The Persistence
Captain Spirit (June)
OnRush (June)
Moonlighter (May)
Iconoclasts (Jan)

Podcast episodes live on Twitch and Mixer @BowlingJD and RedLeafRetrocast on Youtube Sundays at 12:00 EST...most times

Twitter: @BowlingJD
            @ToriRLR, @MightyHiki
            @Boogidaball, @RadZero83
            @PowerCordGaming, @ConsoleKev

YouTube: Red Leaf Retrocast and PowerCord and Console Kev and RadZero

Thank you to all guests, podcasts, and commercials: @HibikiTMD, @Bcom33, @frigimonfanatic, @SASSpodcast, @thevivalajady, @trashpandaanime

Send all questions to dieschlachten@gmail.com or to twitter @BowlingJD 

August 6th, 2018    

Anime: Ep 30 - Record of Lodoss War (OVA)

The days of Dungeons and Dragons be it kids in their basements during the 70's or even in living rooms with friends today leaves countless memories. After our short little intro (0-13) Tori has two quest updates for you guys (13-32). Our main topic this episode is about anime based on video games and visa versa. We keep it on the shorter side as to not just list off so many of them (32-1:05). Based on a dungeons and dragons campaign, we review the pure fantasy anime OVA from 1990 Record of Lodoss War  (1:05-end).

 

Podcast episodes live on Twitch and Mixer @BowlingJD and RedLeafRetrocast on Youtube Sundays at 12:00 EST...most times

Twitter: @BowlingJD
            @ToriRLR, @MightyHiki
            @Boogidaball, @RadZero83
            @PowerCordGaming, @ConsoleKev

YouTube: Red Leaf Retrocast and PowerCord and Console Kev and RadZero

Thank you to all guests, podcasts, and commercials: @HibikiTMD, @Bcom33, @frigimonfanatic, @SASSpodcast, @thevivalajady, @trashpandaanime

Send all questions to dieschlachten@gmail.com or to twitter @BowlingJD 

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