Podcast Episode 49: Back to Louisville

Louisville Arcade Expo

We’re headed back! Back to the Louisville Arcade Expo!

One half of the Junkies traveled to Louisville, Kentucky to experience the Louisville Arcade Expo. Learn about some of the great games Patrick got to play for the first time and his thoughts on the show. Also on this episode, we grab some quick interviews where people give their opinions on the most overrated and underrated pinball games. We answer some viewer questions including the legality of MAME, and the closing of Bob Roberts’ website. As always, we offer up some personal stories about what’s been happening in our own gamerooms. Finally, we tease an upcoming change for episode 50.

00:00 – Gameroom talk & personal updates. New additions: Starship Troopers, Space Station. Leaving: Tron (?!). Current Infatuation: Wii, Ghostbusters

33:14 – Multiple interviews at the “Red Solo Barcade” in Cumming, GA: Most overrated/underrated games

42:57 – Louisville Arcade Expo roundup

1:11:19 – Viewer Mail: Legality of MAME, Favorite X-man, Bob Roberts closure

Preston Burt

The co-host of the Gameroom Junkies Podcast, Preston is a writer and designer living outside Atlanta, GA. He has an affinity for VHS tapes, and an obsession with arcade games and pinball machines. He is a contributing writer for GeekDad, Paste and RETRO Magazines, and a founder of the Southern-Fried Gameroom Expo.

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