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Something Something Nostalgia: Transformers Season 3&4

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Get ready for another adventure in outer space!  After the heartbreaking loss of all our favorite characters in the fall of 1986, the Transformers series continued right after the events ended.  But did they manage to capitalize on the emotions we were feeling from the movie?  Did they manage to kick it up to the next level and dazzle our minds and imagination?  Or did they fall into a rut and just repeat the same old beats but with a new paint job?  Well that is what we are going to find out here tonight.  Join the SSN crew with regular guest Kevin as we talk about the final stretch of Transformers G1!

Something Something Nostalgia: Transformers The Movie

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NO!!!  This is NOT the Michael Bay attrocities!  We will NEVER be talking about those pieces of cinematic trash, EVER!!  THIS is the TRUE Transformers movie!  The year is 1986 and some one for some reason decided to give a toy show a theatrical movie!  That’s right everyone, we are blasting back to Cybertron to talk about the cult classic gem from the 1980’s, Transformers THE Movie.  Many say it’s a classic and a must watch for Transformers fans.  But is that true?  Or is the death of Optimus Prime (spoilers) the only thing anyone remembers from it?  Well the SSN crew are joined again by both Kevin Bush and Chris Champlin as we talk in depth about the bridge between seasons 2 and 3 of the popular 80’s cartoon show.  Get ready to transform and roll out!!

Something Something Nostalgia: Favorite Movie Deaths

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Deaths in movies.  It happens all the time.  Whether it’s a heroic figure sacrificing themselves for the greater good or a villain finally getting their just desserts, a good movie death is something you remember afterwards.  But what are some of the best?  Which ones really stuck in the minds of our hosts throughout the years?  Listen as Matt, Dan, and Jerome cover some of their favorite deaths in cinema of all time.

Something Something Nostalgia: Transformers G1 Season 2

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Grab your tape deck and LOOK OUT FOR LAZERBEAK!!  Because the Robots in Disguise are back again!  After the worldwide hit that was TF season 1, Hasbro and affiliates ordered a second season of 49, count them, 49 episodes!  That is a lot of bullshit science and way too many robots boys and girls.  So how does one sift through all of this and find the gold amidst the garbage?  Well don’t do it yourself, leave it to the SSN boys to do it for you.  Regular special guest and Decepticon Kevin Bush returns for a look into the very long and difficult terrain that is TF G1 Season 2.

Something Something Nostalgia: Worst Film Adaptations

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Ever read a book, or played a game, or watched a show you loved? Of course you have. Do you remember how excited you were when you heard it was being turned into a movie?!
Of course you do! Do you remember the soul crushing disappointment you felt when watching it, realizing they completely fucked it up? Of course you do! We all have felt the
cold sting of a bad adaptation. But what are the WORST adaptations of all time?! Find out as SSN takes on this depressing and soul sucking endeavor.

Something Something Nostalgia: Transformers Season 1

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Get ready to Transform and Roll Out!  SSN is heading to Cybertron!  Transformers is currently a worldwide phenomena that spans 30 years and billions upon billions of dollars in toy and movie ticket sales.  But like all dynasties, it had to start from scratch.  The 1984 G1 series became an instant hit that spread throughout the planet.  But is it as good as we remember?  Or is it simply… nostalgia?  Well let’s find out.  Returning special guest and theme song composer Kevin Bush returns for the plunge into one of the most iconic 1980’s shows of all time.  So get a tall glass of energon and put on your favorite cassette tape as we head to a world of robots in disguise.

Something Something Nostalgia: Top 10 Western Animated Series

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Man oh man… talk about a divisive topic here. Everyone thinks the cartoons from their childhood were the best ever. And if you watched these shows, you are right! The
rest of you are just delusional. SSN takes off the kid gloves as we talk about, rank, and list, the greatest 10 western animated shows of all time. Anime fans will have to
wait for Whitey to watch more anime or we get a special guest for a 3rd opinion and a seperate list.

 

Something Something Nostalgia: Batman TAS Season 4

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The Dark Knight returns for a final episode!  The 4th season of Batman TAS brought with it a major animation style change.  But does the writing still stay on par as before?  Or does it fall short?  Well we will figure it out for you!  Join the SSN crew for the final season of one of the most acclaimed animated series of all time!

Something Something Nostalgia: Shin Godzilla

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For a final time, the king of the monsters returns!!  Toho decided to make a new Godzilla movie after the success of the 2014 American version.  But which is better?  Where does this new endeavor fit into the pantheon of Godzilla?  Well SSN breaks out all the stops for this episode.  With special guests Kevin Bush, Chris Champlin, AND introducing Tierra Gipson, this crack team of kaijuologists break down and discuss this newest entry into the longest running movie franchise of all time!

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