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Hello the Internet! Welcome to the official show page for 80-Bit Podsmash. We are a weekly podcast smashing conversations about video games with topics that you care about. Please take time to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter with the links below. We are also on reddit at /r/80bitpodsmash; and Instagram, @80bitpodsmash.

Also, check our weekly video game stream! Wednesdays at 8pm ET over at
twitch.tv/80bitpodsmash

Oct 26, 2020

Penguin & Termite are taken over once again by Halloween! We "celebrate" the holiday by continuing our Monster Smash series, focusing on monsters in video games. This year we tackle Ghosts. How do video games represent Ghosts? Are Ghosts compelling in video games? What is a Ghost game? All this and more...

Music:
The...


Oct 19, 2020

Penguin & Termite discuss video game endings! We dive deep into how various video games end and compare them to other forms of storytelling medium. Do video games have an advantage over other media? What are the pitfalls to video game endings? We discuss all this and more....

Discord:
https://discord.gg/t5hEgKt

Twitch:


Oct 12, 2020

Penguin & Termite talk about the thing in and around video game storytelling, the lore! We discuss how lore can either augment or distract from video games. We also run down good and bad examples of video game lore.

Discord:
https://discord.gg/t5hEgKt

Twitch:
https://twitch.tv./80bitpodsmash

Music:
Ozzed - It's Not My...


Oct 5, 2020

Penguin & Termite kick off October 2020 with a discussion of all things Resident Evil! We discuss the influence and impact this franchise has had on the gaming industry as well as our favorite entries.

Discord:
https://discord.gg/t5hEgKt

Music:
Ozzed - It's Not My Ship
http://ozzed.net