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Ep. 59 – Xennial Fancasting: ThunderCats!

ThunderCats Ho!

On this episode of The Happy Xen Podcast, Adam and Matt are diving into the age old tradition of fancasting! We take a look at the recently announced ThunderCats movie, and try to justify our dream casting for each of the major roles. From Snarf to Lion-O, and Ratar-O to Mumm-Ra, none of the original lineup is spared! So strap in and buckle up for another Xennial nostalgia trip on The Happy Xen Podcast!

Show Notes:

Intro & Outro Music: The Happy Xen Podcast by Steve Jones (Twitter, Instagram and Youtube)
Show Announcer: Ian Slessor (http://www.iansvo.com)
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Ep. 58 – Pandemic Entertainment Survival Guide

Hello Hello! We have returned for another episode of The Happy Xen Podcast for your listening pleasure. On today’s episode, Adam and Matt catch-up and dive into what they have been doing to keep themselves entertained while enduring the pandemic. Listen as your hosts drop all kinds of recommendations for books, TV shows, films, games, and more to keep you going! So strap in and buckle up for another Xennial nostalgia trip on The Happy Xen Podcast!

Show Notes:

Intro & Outro Music: The Happy Xen Podcast by Steve Jones (Twitter, Instagram and Youtube)
Show Announcer: Ian Slessor (http://www.iansvo.com)
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Ep. 57 – Top 5 SNES Games with Special Guest Jason Anarchy!

Hello Xennials! On this episode of The Happy Xen Podcast, we are returning to our video gaming roots. We are counting down our top 5 Super Nintendo Entertainment System games with special guest, Jason Anarchy! You know Jason as the genius mind behind such tabletop gaming gems as the Drinking Quest series, Millennial Manatees, and most recently, Your Friend is Sad. Join Jason, Adam and Matt as they dive back into the 16-bit glory days, and remember fondly the peak of 2D goodness. So slam in that cartridge, power-up your tube TV, and grab that 6 button controller, we’re going on another Xennial nostalgia trip on The Happy Xen Podcast!

Show Notes:

Intro & Outro Music: The Happy Xen Podcast by Steve Jones (Twitter, Instagram and Youtube)
Show Announcer: Ian Slessor (http://www.iansvo.com)
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Ep. 56 – With Special Guest Jason Poland, creator of the hit web comic My Dad is Dracula!

Hello Xennials!

We are back with a very special episode of the show! Today we have web comic legend Jason Poland, of My Dad is Dracula fame, joining Adam and Matt to discuss all things comics and creating. Jason was more then happy to share the ups and downs of the web comic world, and what it has taken to succeed. Besides excellent nuggets of wisdom, Jason shares some great stories while walking us through his comics career path. A fellow Xennial and fan of nostalgia, this was a true treat for us. So buckle in for some wholesome content, as we bring you another fantastic episode of The Happy Xen Podcast!

Show Notes:

Intro & Outro Music: The Happy Xen Podcast by Steve Jones (Twitter, Instagram and Youtube)
Show Announcer: Ian Slessor (http://www.iansvo.com)
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Ep. 55 – Top 5 NES Games with Special Guest Steve Jones

Hey gang! On this episode we are going back to the 80’s and early 90’s, looking at our top 5 Nintendo Entertainment System games with special guest Steve Jones! You might know Steve as the mad genius behind our intro and outro music. He’s also 1/2 of the musical duo Northern Hearts, and lately he has been releasing some amazing original music and video game covers on his YouTube channel swjonesmusic. Join us as we look at our favourites from a bygone era in video game history, as well as reminisce on the experience of trading games with friends, and renting from the corner store (or bait shop?). It’s all things NES, so strap in and buckle up, for another Xennial nostalgia trip on The Happy Xen Podcast!

Show Notes:

  • Check out Adam, Matt and Steve’s lists here: Top 5 NES Games
  • Be sure to follow our guest Steve Jones at swjonesmusic on YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram
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Intro & Outro Music: The Happy Xen Podcast by Steve Jones (Twitter, Instagram and Youtube)
Show Announcer: Ian Slessor (http://www.iansvo.com)
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