Retro Trigger is a spinoff from Hack The Dino where Ben looks at the history of anything retro! Games, consoles, movies, comics, toys - you name it, as long as it's 15 years after its release, Ben will cover it. Eventually.
Retro Trigger - WWF/WWE Attitude Era with Damian Slater
Ever watched something as a teen and thought it was amazing - only to go back and it isn't as a mazing as you originally thought? That pretty much describes the WWF Attitude Era. And to solidify this, Ben is joined by former WWE Cruiserweight Champion tournament contender DAMIAN SLATER to talk all things Attitude Era, what got him in to wrestling and what goes on behind the scenes at WWE and local Australian shows.
Retro Trigger - Dino Riders Part 2 - The Toys!
Harness the power of Dinosaurs!Ben is joined by Trent from the Toy Power podcast and Lego Masters to discuss all things Dino Riders! But being such a huge and impressive line, we're taking two episodes to go through it! In part two we look at what is quite possibly the greatest toy line ever - and find out what happens when Trent reveals he only needs one more boxed Dino to complete the entire run.....and that ben owns that particular boxed set.
Retro Trigger - Dino Riders Part 1 - The Cartoon
Harness the power of Dinosaurs!Ben is joined by Trent from the Toy Power podcast and Lego Masters to discuss all things Dino Riders! But being such a huge and impressive line, we're taking two episodes to go through it! In part one we delve into the backstory of the animated Dino Riders series, with Ben telling the time he got to pitch a new Dino Riders comic, and Trent sharing his experiences on Lego Maters. Oh, and talking about the cartoon as well.
Retro Trigger - Nintendo 64
Mr A-Game joins Ben to talk about Nintendo 64, with the amazing story of how he possibly had THE FIRST Nintendo 64 in Australia!
Retro Trigger - He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
This month Ben sits down with possibly the man with the largest Masters of the Universe collection in the history of ever, Toy Power Podcast host Ben Saches!The two talk about Ben's collection, the history of the franchise in both toy and animated series form, and the He-Man characters that are NSFW.
Retro Trigger - The Simpsons Season 5
Dean Rankine, artist and illustrator of The Simpsons comics joins Ben to look through possibly the greatest season of the show EVER!From classic episodes to characters introduced to the show through the season, Ben and Dean reminisce about the show, the writers and more importantly, how Dean became to go-to person for putting the beloved characters in comic form.