The Experience Points Podcast
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Ah, remember the good ol' days? Back when you would have to blow on your games to make them work? When Battle Toads was so difficult you would cry, but keep playing anyway? When the "hottest graphics" were about as detailed as your Lego castle? Do you miss those days? Could that charming haze be the tell-tale sign of nostalgia glasses? This week on the EXP Podcast, Scott and I discuss the power of nostalgia, retro-graphics, and even mumblecore. As always, check out Leigh Alexander's inspiring article in the show notes and leave your thoughts (and your examples of nostalgia), in the comments below.

Show notes:

- Runtime: 34 min 21 sec

- "Opinion: In Search of 'intelligent nostalgia'", by Leigh Alexander via Gamasutra

- Music provided by Brad Sucks

Direct download: EXP_Podcast_189_-_Exploring_Intelligent_Nostalgia.mp3
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