Jon Reddick is a well-credentialed nerd of the 80s, classic game fan, and technology geek. He merged those interests into the creation of GenXGrownUp: a weekly podcast and YouTube channel which explores and celebrates media, games, tech, toys, comics, and pop culture of yesterday and today through the eyes of Generation X'ers.
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TRON: The Video Games! – GenXGrownUp Live

Tron, the 1982 computer fantasy adventure film, inspired scores of classic video games. In this video, we try out several of them ranging from the arcade offerings to those that made their way to home consoles. Get Fiery Five Beans » (affiliate) Tron Games! » (affiliate) #tron #arcade #atari #genxgrownup Subscribe » […]

Is The Atari VCS Worth It? – First Look

Is The Atari VCS worth it? That’s the question everyone is asking right now. Gaming news sites everywhere have been spitting out articles left and right. We’re no different here at GenXGrownUp, as Jon was one of the first Indiegogo supporters when the Atari VCS was first announced. For a long time we teased him […]

Looking Back on Looking Forward 2020

About This Episode On each episode of the GenXGrownUp Podcast, we talk about the things we’re looking forward to. Often we follow up on these topics on a subsequent episode, but sometimes those topics slip through the cracks. For this show, we’ve scoured every episode from the past year to find anything we were looking […]

Atari VCS Game Console: Let’s Try It Out! – GenXGrownUp Live

The crowd-funded Atari VCS is finally arriving at backers’ doors after nearly two years of delays. What’s the experience of this new console? Let’s find out together live! Get Fiery Five Beans » (affiliate) #atari #atarivcs #atarivcs #genxgrownup Subscribe » Join for Perks » Patreon » Merchandise » Podcast » […]