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We've released 2 episodes about Populous: The Beginning:

139: Year in Gaming; 1989

In this episode we continue our recurring segment where we discuss the most important and interesting games of a particular year. In episode 131 we covered 1988. This episode we take a look at the games of 1989.

Key games we discuss:
  • Populous
  • Sim City
  • Sweet Home
  • Super Mario Land
  • DuckTales

Honorable mentions go to Tetris, Strider, Alex Kidd, Mother, Prince of Persia (we've talked a lot about this before), Herzog Zwei, The Wizard.

004: RTS for short

Jalada and Sefran chat about six of their favourite genre-defining real-time strategy games. Related reading from the show: Intro & outro music: JACKS - Runaway Fashion

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