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June 27, 2018

In this episode of Tubby Talk, Terry, Steve, and Chris discuss the history of the console wars and the consumer trends that drove game makers into a decades-long battle of one-upmanship.

Systems discussed include: Atari 2600, Atari 5400, NES, Master System, Sega Genesis, Super Nintendo, Sony Playstation, Nintendo 64.

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Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom

Capcom's 1994 title Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom is a side scrolling beat 'em up. Unlike many genre contemporaries, Tower of Doom introduces role playing elements like branching story pathways, item inventory, and character leveling. The combat itself is also quite deep, with available techniques that include blocking, crouching, and evading.