EPISODE 27: Altered Beast, Castlevania joins Super Smash Bros Ultimate & Spider-man PS4

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In this episode Rick and Sal talk about the unforgiving arcade beat’em up Altered Beast for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive. The guys also discuss Spider-Man going gold on the PS4 & Castlevania joins the fight in Super Smash Bros Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch! Enjoy the Waves!

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Business Insider - Gamefly Streaming Service Shutdown

Market Watch - Activision Cloud Based Streaming Service

Gamespot - Spider-Man Has Gone Gold

Smash Bros Direct

 

Altered Beast

Release Dates

JA: November 27, 1988

NA: August 14, 1989

EU: November 30, 1990

Developer: SEGA

Publisher: SEGA

Composer: Tohru Nakabayashi

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Intro Music - Intro Theme

 

Episode Overview

  • Section 1 - Retro Replay
  • Section 2 - Boombox News
  • Mario Tennis Update
  • Evo
  • Red Dead Gameplay
  • SA-1 Chip compatibility for SD2SNES

Music Break 1

  • Round 1 (Graveyard)
  • Round 2 (Underworld)
  • Transformation Theme

 

Retro Replay - Altered Beast

  • Back Story/Fun Facts
  • Personal Experience (Past/Present)
  • Does it Hold Up (Nostalgia Scale 1-5)

Music Break 2

  • Boss Battle
  • Ending Theme
  • Game Over Theme

Boombox News - Video Game News

  • Spiderman PS4 has Gone Gold
  • Gamefly shuts down streaming service
  • Activision in talks with cloud service providers about streaming service
  • Quality over Quantity News Article
  • Super Smash Ultimate Nintendo Direct

Outro -  Last Wave

*All music recorded from original gaming hardware*