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Twin Galaxies

Ben Gold on discovering Twin Galaxies

Twin Galaxies hall of famer, Ben Gold tells us about his first experiences at Twin Galaxies.
Obsolete Gamer

The Obsolete Gamer Show: Luminaries of eSports (Walter, Billy, Todd, Ben, Steve, TriForce)

If you are a gamer then you most likely know a little about eSports. eSports is big right now and is only going to get bigger over time. What people may not know is where eSports began. We talk with not only pioneers of gaming, but the first eSports team. Our ...
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The Obsolete Gamer Show: Triforce Johnson (Twin Galaxies 35th Anniversary)

The historic Twin Galaxies arcade celebrated its 35th anniversary as hundreds of gamers attended the event in Ottumwa, Iowa to pay tribute to whom many call the father of competitive gaming, founder, Walter Day. We welcome Triforce Johnson back to the ...

Billy Mitchell: You play Pac Man?

We all know who Billy Mitchell is especially if you love classic games, but sometimes you can know somebody and get the reason you know them just a little bit wrong as Billy explains in this clip from our Q&A event at the Florida Film Festival for ...

The Obsolete Gamer Show: Walter Day

What do you talk about when you sit down with a legend like Walter Day? Crazy horror movies like, Deathbed and the time a 7 year old Japanese girl beat your friend in a video game of course. Any gamer worth their controller or keyboard knows Walter Day ...

The Obsolete Gamer Show: Ray Lapsey

Our World Record tour continues with Ray Lapsey winner of the Twin Galaxies Gauntlet in Ottumwa, multiple video game world record holder and collector of classic video games.

The Obsolete Gamer Show: Terry Burtlow

A true retrogamer, collector of classic games oh and he just happens to hold 28 Twin Galaxies world records. We talk with Terry Burtlow about collecting, gaming and more. Unfortunately, the video had issues in this episode, but it was a great conversation ...
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Alt F4 Episode 2: Dave Vogt

Alt F4 Episode 2: Dave Vogt Alt F4 is back for another episode and this week we bring you multiple world record holder, Dave Vogt. Dave holds records in a number of classic games including Castlevania and has been featured on Twin Galaxies and Video Game ...
Steven Kleisath and Stephen Boyer

Million Point “Mario Off” on 1337 Lounge Live

Million Point “Mario Off” on 1337 Lounge LiveOur friends over on 1337 Lounge Live are having yet another classic gaming event and we are happy to help promote it. On Friday, March 14th from 6PM to 1AM PST you can watch Twin Galaxies video game trading ...

Gamer Profile: Todd Friedman

[youtube id=”c4bvZZa5Mtg” width=”633″ height=”356″] “The Legend of Zelda still stands the time as a fun challenging game.  The gameplay , music and story are just as fun as they were in the 80’s.   I can ...
John A Pompa

Gamer Profile: John A Pompa

Name: John A Pompa Favorite Classic Game: Super Mario Bros. (NES)Quote: Out of all the games I own, and have played.  Super Mario Bros. is that one game that just never gets old. It was the first game that I ever owned (not played) when I got an NES ...
Matt Bradford

TGI Trading Card Profiles: Matt Bradford

 Name: Matt Bradford Favorite Classic Game: TRON: Deadly Discs [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dk7dLhKzC8U[/youtube] Details as to why it is your favorite: One of the first games I used to play (and got addicted to) with my Dad when ...
Lance Eustache

TGI Trading Card Profiles: Lance Eustache

Name: Royal Lance Eustache Favorite Classic Game: Street Fighter II [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ePJsX2YdqAs[/youtube] Details as to why it is your favorite: Street Fighter II was literally my escape to game when I was a child. When I got ...
Ben Mullen

TGI Trading Card Profiles: Ben Mullen

Name: Ben Mullen Favorite Classic Game: NES Tetris [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvUK-YWYcaE[/youtube] Why it is your favorite: NES Tetris has been my muse, my vice, and my obssession for quite some time.  To make a Long story short, I want ...
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TGI Trading Card Profiles: Matt Miller

Name:  Matthew S. Miller Favorite Classic Game:  Night Stalker (Intellivision) [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UaqbN480Wog[/youtube] Why it is your favorite: With seemingly endless game play and a crafty A.I., Night Stalker not only tests your ...
Brian Cady

TGI Trading Card Profiles: Brian Cady

Name:  Brian Cady Favorite Classic Game:  Tempest Why it is your favorite:  It took so many quarters in my youth and helped get me into the IVGHOF. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aa_b8C0KxfY[/youtube] Bio:  Brian Cady enjoys maintaining ...