Retro Reminisce for April 2017 Now Available to Patreon Subscribers

The April edition of Retro Reminisce is now available on our Patreon page for everyone who subscribes to our $3 tier. In this episode, Josh and Justin discuss the topic of video rental stores in the 80’s and 90’s and how they played a huge role in gaming and in our childhoods. The game of the month for April is the original Streets of Rage for the Sega Genesis. We discuss it’s impact in the brawler genre, what makes it stand out and that sweet sweet soundtrack. News this week covers the revival of Night Trap and our wish list for the SNES Classic. We wrap everything up with a 25th anniversary ode to Kirby’s Dreamland on the original Gameboy. Grab the episode now on our Patreon page. Not a subscriber? Consider subscribing now by clicking the Patreon button below. All proceeds go to funding The Gaming Outsider and keeping it alive while we deliver sweet bonus content just like this. Thank you for your support and enjoy the show!


Josh Faulkner

Josh is a native Ohio-an who grew up in a small town that had very little for kids to do. As a result, Josh picked up video games at a very young age. Video games played a huge part in his childhood and continued to do so in his adult life. Starting out on an Atari 2600 when he was 3 years old, gaming has sort of grown up alongside with Josh and continues to be his biggest hobby. As an IT technician by day, Josh is an aspiring gaming writer by night who founded a few websites including 16 Bit Heroes and Too Busy Gaming, while also dabbling in retro gaming YouTube videos and live streaming events.