As someone who barely manages to squeeze in as a GenXer my memories include more of the 70's than those younger GenXers. Reading and movies are my passions with some video gaming thrown in there for good measure!

Galaga 40th Anniversary

About This Episode Four decades ago, the video game, Galaga, first appeared in arcades. Its combination of action, strategy, and iconic design have resulted in it regularly being praised as one of the greatest video games of all time. So in this episode, we’re celebrating the fortieth anniversary of the greatest space shooter to ever […]

The Green Knight, Mpix Photo Lab, & Forbidden Island

About This Episode We check out the new Hulu comedy-murder-mystery series starring two of the three amigos, relive the tale of Commander Shepard in the legendary edition of a classic game franchise, and play a co-operative board game where you’re on a mission to capture sacred treasure from a perilous island! Patreon » » […]
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Guess the ’80s Movie Scene Quiz 2

Join GenXGrownUp for Perks! » Ready to try your ’80s movie knowledge again? In this challenging quiz, see if you can guess the movie just by seeing a few scenes! #genxgrownup #retrotrivia #80smovies #80strivia S U B S C R I B P A T R E O M E R C […]

SFGE 2021, Snake Eyes, & Reservation Dogs

About This Episode This week we watch the new film that reveals the origins of one of the most mysterious characters in the G.I. Joe franchise, check out a nearly forty year old piece of Atari computer tech, and we are recording live on the floor of the Southern-Fried Gaming Expo with a special guest […]
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Guess the ’80s Movie Scene Quiz

Join GenXGrownUp for Perks! » How well do you know your classic ’80s movie scenes? In this challenging quiz, see if you can guess the movie just by seeing a few scenes! #genxgrownup #retrotrivia #80smovies #80strivia Listen to our podcast where we talk all about the Blues Brothers! » S U B S […]

Old, Numskull Galaga, & Days Gone

About This Episode We find out if M. Night Shyamalan’s newest film is worth your time, test drive a premium quarter-scale arcade cabinet from manufacturer, Numskull, and play an open-world survival horror game that takes place two years after a global pandemic! Patreon » » » » » GenXGrownUp.comPodcast » […]