21 episodes

This is 128 Bits a podcast about the most influential period of video games, what is known as the 6th generation, the 128bit generation.

On every episode we will discuss one stand out title from the generation and talk about its background, critical reception at the time, then go into the best and worst part of the games, how did the game age, the legacy of the game, and how would it look like today?

128 Bits The Irrelevant

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This is 128 Bits a podcast about the most influential period of video games, what is known as the 6th generation, the 128bit generation.

On every episode we will discuss one stand out title from the generation and talk about its background, critical reception at the time, then go into the best and worst part of the games, how did the game age, the legacy of the game, and how would it look like today?

    Guitar Hero

    Guitar Hero

    Guitar Hero
    To close out season 2 we talk about the biggest surprise of the generation, a game that birthed a billion dollar franchise and was synonymous for "playing videogames" for a handful of years.

    We also have a tiny season 2 debrief. Thank you for listening!

    128 Bits is a part of The Irrelevant Podcast Network
    Want us to talk about a game or have a comment/suggestion? Email us : 128bitspodcast@gmail.com
    Twitter:@irrelevantpods

    Support 128 Bits by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/128-bits

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Resident Evil 4

    Resident Evil 4

    Resident Evil 4
    Perhaps THE MOST influential game of the era, Resident Evil 4 was a FANTASTIC game that symbolized not just an evolution in the action genre it ended "Survival horror" forever and also prospects of the Gamecube being succesful. Hear our talk!

    128 Bits is a part of The Irrelevant Podcast Network
    Want us to talk about a game or have a comment/suggestion? Email us : 128bitspodcast@gmail.com
    Twitter:@irrelevantpods

    Support 128 Bits by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/128-bits

    • 1 hr
    Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes

    Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes

    Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes
    This game may be the least popular game we've spoken about in this podcast. A remake of the Playstation classic, this unique collaborative effort nonetheless yielded a fantastic gaming experience on the doomed purple console.

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    128 Bits is a part of The Irrelevant Podcast Network
    Want us to talk about a game or have a comment/suggestion? Email us : 128bitspodcast@gmail.com
    Twitter:@irrelevantpods

    Support 128 Bits by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/128-bits

    • 58 min
    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
    KOTOR came out at a time when both Star Wars AND the X-Box were in a rough shape and it provided a much needed win for BOTH!

    128 Bits is a part of The Irrelevant Podcast Network
    Want us to talk about a game or have a comment/suggestion? Email us : 128bitspodcast@gmail.com
    Twitter:@irrelevantpods

    Support 128 Bits by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/128-bits

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Viewtiful Joe

    Viewtiful Joe

    Viewtiful Joe
    A complete original incredibly stylish game which began as a staff development project for Capcom, framed as a console savior it was barely a bleep on many people's radar. We thoroughly enjoyed it though, listen to us reminisce!

    128 Bits is a part of The Irrelevant Podcast Network
    Want us to talk about a game or have a comment/suggestion? Email us : 128bitspodcast@gmail.com
    Twitter:@irrelevantpods

    Support 128 Bits by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/128-bits

    • 54 min
    The Legend Of Zelda: The Wind Waker

    The Legend Of Zelda: The Wind Waker

    The Legend Of Zelda: The Wind Waker
    Perhaps the most controversial GameCube game of all time. Wind Waker was a huge shock and but undoubtedly a great game.

    128 Bits is a part of The Irrelevant Podcast Network
    Want us to talk about a game or have a comment/suggestion? Email us : 128bitspodcast@gmail.com
    Twitter:@irrelevantpods

    Support 128 Bits by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/128-bits

    • 1 hr 36 min

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The Greatest Generation

Love all these talks about the best era of video games. The talks go talking about the game industry to how it affected the lives of teens at the time. Love it.

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