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Podcast Repost: CCR65 – The Ape Man (1943)

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Tonight your hosts, Hugh, Rich the Time Traveler, Opopanax, and Jurd, get back to their bread and butter: Bela Lugosi and apes.

For those who have yet to see it:

Chrononaut Cinema Reviews is presented by https://www.skinner.fm and http://hughjodonnell.com, and is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported License.

This podcast was originally published at Skinner.FM on Sunday, May 9, 2021.

Podcast Repost – NPB9: Media Break

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Welcome to Nostalgia Pilots! This week, Hugh, Jason, and Jurd take a break and discuss what we’ve been watching and playing outside of the Gundam franchise. Enjoy!

This episode’s topics:

The Falcon & the Winter Soldier

The Wonder Egg Priority

Jujutsu Kaisen

Beastars

Dragon Quest Adventure of Dai

Outriders

The Terror

Invincible

Rain On Your Parade

This podcast was originally posted at NostalgiaPilots.com on Sunday, May 9th, 2021.

Podcast Repost: NP65 – Cool Robots Doing Cool Things

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Welcome to Nostalgia Pilots! This week, Hugh, Jason, Jurd, and Spence consider Mobile Fighter G Gundam Episode 2: “The Roar of the Winning Punch!”

This week, Gundam Maxter has abs, a robe can cover anything, and Rain is the MVP! Plus, Neo America’s space colony is just Texas and where does Rain get those wonderful toys?

Promo: Happy Hour From The Tower

This podcast was originally posted to NostalgiaPilots.com on April 20, 2021.

Podcast: CCR64 – Alfred Hitchcock Presents ‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice’

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Tonight your hosts, Hugh, Rich the Time Traveler, Opopanax, and Jurd, run away to join the murder circus.

Chrononaut Cinema Reviews is presented by https://www.skinner.fm and http://hughjodonnell.com, and is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported License.

This podcast originally appeared at Skinner.FM on Sunday April 4, 2021.

Hugh’s On Twitch!

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Hey Everybody! I just wanted to make a little announcement here that I’m streaming on Twitch! While I’m still finding my feet on the platform, you can catch me three days a week at Twitch.TV/Hatchingphoenix!

As a fiction writer, the thing I’ve always loved about video games is the unique ways they deliver a narrative. I’m fascinated by the way games can tell stories. Not just through visuals or dialogue, but through gameplay and sometimes subtler means. The genre has grown from pixelated ping-pong simulations and rescuing the princess to high-definition epics with casts of thousands. I love both the little and the big stories that games can tell, and that is the focus of my Twitch channel.

On Mondays, at 2 PM I play Indie games. Many of these games came from last year’s Itch.IO Bundle for Racial Justice and Equality, which supported worthy causes and features many games that use unique mechanics to tell interesting stories that I can’t wait to dive into.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4 PM, I play RPGs. From 8-bit classics to the latest releases, I’m playing through and examining how these create an experience. And I’m starting with the game that launched a genre, Dragon Warrior. Called Dragon Quest when it was originally released in Japan, this Nintendo Entertainment System cart was the first of its kind. I remember watching my neighbor play it as a child and thinking for the first time that games could be something deeper and grander than I had previously imagined.

So please join me as I undertake epic quests and uncover hidden gems.

Twitch.TV/Hatchingphoenix

Podcast: NP64 – Leave the Gundam, Take the Cannoli

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Welcome to a brand-new season of Nostalgia Pilots! This week, Our flight team of Hugh, Jason, Jurd, and Spence begin their journey through 1994’s Mobile Fighter G Gundam with episode one, “The Gundam That Fell to Earth!

We begin in beautiful Rome, where Domon and Italian Gundam Fighter Michaelo Charriot only destroy three historic landmarks! Plus, Rain is a Gundam ninja, Domon is the Columbo of giant fighting robots, and this whole series is a tentacle monster of plot threads leading nowhere. Enjoy!

Promo: Geek Radio Daily

Publication Announcement: ‘A Woman of the Old School’ in Speculative North Magazine!

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Courtesy of Speculative North

Hello readers!

It’s been a while, but I am pleased to announce that my story, “A Woman of the Old School,” is now available in Speculative North Magazine #4! And until Wednesday, February 24th, the magazine is free on Kindle, so if you hurry, you can get yourself a great deal in both the US and Canada!

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Podcast: NPB8: Gundam the 08th MS Team Outtakes

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This week we present outtakes from our discussions of Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team!

Hugh
Jason
Jurd
Spence

Next time, these hands of ours are burning red as we kick off our next series: Mobile Fighter G Gundam!

Podcast: CCR63 – Alfred Hitchcock Presents: The Cheney Vase

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Patrica Collinge in Alfred Hitchcock Presents: The Cheney Vase

Tonight your hosts, Hugh, Rich the Time Traveler, Opopanax, and Jurd, find themselves contending with a familiar silhouette.

For those who have yet to see it:

Chrononaut Cinema Reviews is presented by https://www.skinner.fm and http://hughjodonnell.com, and is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported License.

This podcast was originally posted at Skinner.FM on Friday, February 12, 2021.

Podcast: NP63 – Apocalypse Nope

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Welcome to Nostalgia Pilots! This week, Hugh, Jason, Jurd and Spence consider the for-real final episode of Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team, Last Resort!

Nostalgia Pilots Episode 63: Apocalypse Nope

In this episode, Bebe gave Michel the worst kind of Dear John letter, Kiki is good, but Karen and Sanders would have been better, and Shiro is teaching middle school art classes in the woods? Plus, the Nostalgia Pilots consider all of 08th MS Team, and look forward to our next series!

Promo: Nutty Bites!

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