Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast #48: Yoshi’s Island and When Optional Content Determines A Game’s Fun
Posted February 22nd, 2018 -
Can optional content determine the playability and fun factor of a video game? Cody discusses how this happened as he and Jon review Super Mario ...
Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast #47: Pacing and Active Participation in Role-Playing Games with Super Mario RPG
Posted February 8th, 2018 -
Cody and Jon delve into the history of Nintendo’s unique collaboration with Square-Enix (Squaresoft, at the time) and review Super Mario RPG: ...
Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast #46: Contra III: The Alien Wars and the Relationship Between Fun and Difficulty
Posted January 25th, 2018 -
Cody and Jon review the run and gun game Contra III: The Alien Wars on the SNES Classic.
Cody and Jon discuss whether the game ...
Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast #45: What Makes A Good Platformer? Super Castlevania IV Review
Posted January 11th, 2018 -
Cody and Jon review Super Castlevania IV, one of many remakes of the original Castlevania, on the SNES Classic. Plus: first impressions of the ...
Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast #44: When Do Outdated Graphics Break A Game? Star Fox and Star Fox 2 SNES Classic Reviews
Posted December 28th, 2017 -
Cody and Jon review both Star Fox and Star Fox 2 on the SNES Classic, then discuss the history of the Star Fox franchise. Plus: trivia!
Final Fantasy Review: RETROspective Podcast #1
Posted December 14th, 2017 -
Jonathan Martin reviews the original Final Fantasy for the Nintendo Entertainment System as part of his ongoing RETROspective retro video game ...
Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast #43: We’re back! Weddings, Extra Life, and SNES Classic Plans
Posted November 30th, 2017 -
Cody and Jon return from a 6-month hiatus to talk weddings, classic Star Trek, the Extra Life video game marathon, Super Mario Odyssey, retro ...
Cody Gough presents Curiosity: Game/Life Balance U.S. Special Podcast
Posted July 26th, 2017 -
Cody gives one more quick update as the 2017 Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast Hiatus continues.
You can find Cody’s new podcast, ...