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.

Pac-Man is Calling You! (on this vintage landline Pac-Phone)

In the early ’80s, Pac-Man fever was at its height, and this Pac-Man landline telephone from American Telecommunication Corporation is just one more example of how broad Pac-Man’s marketing reach was. Once more, Jon takes to the shelves in Studio G to tell you a bit about how this decoration made its way to the […]
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This Caveman Ninja is JUST NOT FUN! ? – My Arcade Letdown

Grab your club and get ready to go on a wild, prehistoric adventure with the CAVEMAN NINJA™ Swinging their way into the arcade in 1991, the classic side-scrolling platform and beat-em-up style gameplay has helped Joe & Mac etch their way into gaming history. Several subscribers have requested a review of this classic release, so […]