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Cartoons Christmas Holiday

B.C. Had Their First Thanksgiving…And A Special Christmas!

Because they couldn’t quite get Thanksgiving right, someone figured that the crew of B.C. needed to redeem themselves by creating Christmas!

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Rest in Peace

Rest In Peace: Danny Aiello (1933 – 2019)

Friends, we are sad to report that Danny Aiello has passed away at the age of 86.

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TV Shows Video Games

Enjoy This 1981 Asteroids World Record Attempt By Mark Ermatinger!

Take a quick journey back to 1981 to witness the Asteroids World Record attempt by Mark Ermatinger!

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Phosphor Dot Fossils Video Games

Phosphor Dot Fossils: Make Trax (1981)

Earl Green has a brand new Phosphor Dot Fossils video – this time for 1981’s Make Trax!

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Arcade USA Board Games

Arcade USA Presents: Toy Tomb Podcast Mini – Dark Tower

Do you remember 1981’s Dark Tower game by Milton Bradley?

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Cartoons Halloween TV Shows

Meet the… Frankenstones?

Almost everyone is familiar with the Flintstones, but few people know that for a short period of time, Fred and his family lived next door to the Frankenstones! The Frankenstones made cameo appearances in only a few episodes and television specials before getting their own spin-off, beginning in 1980. Prior to getting their own show,…

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Cartoons TV Shows

Laverne & Shirley in the Army

In the 1980s, Saturday mornings were synonymous with cartoons. Almost everyone who grew up in the 80s can, if asked, rattle off a list of his or her favorite Saturday morning cartoons. In those days, I set my alarm religiously every Saturday morning so I wouldn’t miss episodes of The Smurfs, Dungeons and Dragons, Superfriends,…

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Diary of An Arcade Employee Podcast

Diary Of An Arcade Employee Podcast Ep. 038 – Donkey Kong (1981)

On this episode of the Diary of An Arcade Employee I tackle 1981’s Donkey Kong!

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Diary of An Arcade Employee Podcast

Diary Of An Arcade Employee Podcast Ep. 033 – Centipede

For this episode of the Diary of An Arcade Employee Podcast we tackle 1981’s Centipede – one of the greatest arcade games of all time!