Why Super Metroid Is A Classic feat. Dan (Retro Logic) | Episode 196

With Metroid Dread coming this Fall, it’s time for TRG to take a look at some of the Metroid series. We’re kicking things off with the game that is a classic loved by all (unless you have no heart and soul), Super Metroid.

Episode 198 – Gaming in the Classroom w/ Henshin Dad The Reformed Gamers

As school begins to start back up across the country, we brought on Henshin Dad himself, Wesley Rea, commemorating his 5th time on the podcast to discuss how teachers can use different aspects of gaming to enhance the classroom. If you're an educator, new or veteran, you do not want to miss this episode. What Have We Been Playing (06:15) Wes brings back the Dark Ages by playing multiple Final Fantasy games. Logan can't seem to stop playing Sekiro and Adam discusses his frustrations and highlights with the the Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD.  Topic (17:17) Gaming has many applications. But did you know that gaming can be used in the classroom? The guys discuss gaming's impact on education through gamification, discuss the different ways it's implemented, as well as it's use as a tool to connect with students. Housekeeping (53:10) Subscribe to us on YouTube Check out the website Reco's! (53:45) Ultraman YouTube Channel Makarios International Star Wars Visions Trailer Keep Up with the Henshin Dad Podcast Twitter Thank you for listening to The Reformed Gamers! We would love to connect with you. Join our Discord using this link or following us on our different social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram. You can financially support the show, monthly, on Patreon or by purchasing some TRG merch over on our shop!  
  1. Episode 198 – Gaming in the Classroom w/ Henshin Dad
  2. Episode 197 – Colin Moriarty Discusses Games Media, Catholic Roots
  3. Episode 196 – What Makes Super Metroid A Classic feat. Dan (Retro Logic)
  4. Episode 195 – Jeff Jackson and the History of Escape Rooms, Popularity, and Evolution
  5. Episode 194 – Eric Bailey Talks Retro Games, Game Development, and Christians on Social Media

Housekeeping (8:31)

What Have We Been Playing (10:53)

Dan takes to the skies in Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD to discuss if the game is worth the $60 price point. Logan ascends to “Git Gud” status and beats Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice.

Topic (25:10)

Originally released for the Super Nintendo in 1994, Super Metroid arrived in to the gaming world and caused major waves. To this day, it’s influence can be felt in a variety of games. Join us as we discuss the game’s influence, themes, and more.

Reco’s (1:07:42)

Follow Dan on Twitter and check out Retro Logic!

Thank you for listening to The Reformed Gamers! We would love to connect with you. Join our Discord using this link or following us on our different social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram. You can financially support the show, monthly, on Patreon or by purchasing some TRG merch over on our shop!

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