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March 16, 2019

In this episode of Tubby Talk, Terry, Steve, and Chris take a deep dive into their favorite gaming music and the real-world bands it came to inspire. There's a little bit of group therapy during a discussion on emotional end credit themes, followed by an exploration of the chiptune and video game cover scene. The episode is capped off with a little game of "guess that tune I'm humming poorly".

Bands discussed include: Tanguy Ukulele Orchestra, Smooth McGroove, The Megas, The Minibosses, Arm Cannon, Mega Ran, XOC, and Kirby's Dream Band.

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Captain America and the Avengers

Data East's 1991 title Captain America and the Avengers is a side scrolling beat-em-up game based on the Marvel Comics properties of the same name. Players choose from one of four characters, including Captain America, Iron Man, Vision, and Hawkeye. The simple two-button gameplay is surprisingly deep: players can launch a projectile by pressing both buttons at once, and can dash by double-tapping the joystick.