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The main feed for all shows on The Retro Network including the flagship TRN Podcast, Wizards: The Podcast Guide to Comics, Sequelquest, The House Show, and Box Office 30. It's also the exclusive home for Situation Jukebox, TRN Talk, Bracket Madness, TRN Roundtable Reviews, and Retro Ramblings.

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WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Mini-Episode 23.5

November 25th, 2020

36:25
On mini-episode 23.5, Michael explores fan art, original reader comic heroes including a Canadian super team that's NOT Alpha Flight and flubs even more iconic superhero catch phrases. Adam phones in on the 2099 Hotline …

TRN Podcast 071: Dutch at TRN Drive-In

November 24th, 2020

1:29:34
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SequelQuest | Surf Ninjas Sequel ft Nic Cowan! | EP125

November 20th, 2020

1:17:28
Kwantzu, Dudes! For this very special episode of SequelQuest we’re joined by Nic Cowan who played the Game Gear lovin’ Adam in the 1993 cult classic …

Situation Jukebox: Episode 10

November 20th, 2020

1:02:58
The improvisational music game Situation Jukebox returns with TRN Staff members choosing songs in response to specific situations. The returning and three-time champion Stacey (@geeky_vixen) is back to defend her Hero …

The Haunted House Show: WCW Halloween Havoc 1996

November 19th, 2020

2:16:46
You know what's great? This podcast. And we have another fun filled episode for you today.

This is the first Halloween Havoc in the nWo era and the entire landscape of WCW has changed. Today's historic event took place …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Episode 23

November 18th, 2020

2:12:31
Adam & Michael are joined by Chris Bailey aka @charltonhero for Episode 23 to talk the Image/Valiant crossover Deathmate, Erik Larsen jumps into …

TRN Podcast 070 - Quiz Show

November 17th, 2020

1:20:24
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The Run In: Kevin's Soapbox

November 16th, 2020

22:49
Happy Monday morning. Did any wrestling news happen since last week?

Welcome to the first edition of Kevin's Soapbox. The Masked Library is solo on …

Box Office 30: November 1990

November 13th, 2020

1:47:07
Break out your BB gun and Micro Machines and get ready to protect your house from the wet bandits! Pete and Michael are talking updates on the 2020 box office, discussing the November 1990 box office and recalling the …

The Haunted House Show - WCW Halloween Havoc 1995

November 12th, 2020

1:49:33
Oh baby! It's finally time for one of the most memorable, most iconic moments in wrestling history. When wrestling fans are asked to name the greatest matches of all time, certain names are guaranteed to come up. Flair, …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Mini-Episode 22.5

November 11th, 2020

35:02
WIZARDS 1/2 is back with Michael blushing at the scandalous return of Hunk and Babe of the Month, enjoying fan art and cursing the Wizard staff for their choosing trivia questions that baffle him. Plus Adam shares his …

TRN Podcast 069 - 1988 Toys R' Us Flyer

November 10th, 2020

1:24:38
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The WIZARD Files | Episode 7: Russ Burlingame

November 9th, 2020

1:01:44
Russ Burlingame joins us for this episode of The Wizard Files to talk about his internship at Wizard magazine which saw Russ the Rookie become the go-to guy for Dan Jurgens, witness the chaos caused by Gareb Shamus …

The Run In: AEW Full Gear

November 9th, 2020

45:54
Good Monday morning! On today's special episode of The Run In, Matty Treats breaks down Saturday night's All Elite Wrestling pay per view - Full …

SequelQuest Rewind | A Sequel to Congo | EP75

November 6th, 2020

1:08:31
(From May of 2018)

Hot on the heels of Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park, in 1995 another Michael Crichton book was positioned for big screen success with Spielberg’s longtime producer, Frank Marshall in the director’s …

The Haunted House Show - WCW Halloween Havoc 1994

November 5th, 2020

2:12:09
Today is the end of an era. Finally, after becoming the biggest champions of the 1980s in separate companies, Hulk Hogan and Ric Flair will collide. …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Episode 22

November 4th, 2020

1:28:40
For Episode 22 of WIZARDS, Adam and Michael are joined by Tom from toy-lines.com to talk the 10 Worst Action Figures of All Time according to Wizard magazine, a canceled 90’s Wonder Woman toy line, discovering …

TRN Podcast 068 - Favorite Movie/TV Presidents

November 3rd, 2020

55:52
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The Run In: NXT Halloween Havoc

October 31st, 2020

48:11
Your trios tag team champions do it once again. We put the retro back into public consciousness and WWE hears us. Much like In Your House returned earlier this year, the NXT brand has brought back Halloween Havoc after …

Box Office 30 EP05: Marked For Death Re-View

October 30th, 2020

1:44:42
We're back with the Re-View of October 1990's Marked for Death. Is it an awesome martial arts flick, or another Steven Seagal hot mess? Both? Get your black button-up shirt and ponytail ready, then tune in to find out!

The Haunted House Show - WCW Halloween Havoc 1993

October 29th, 2020

2:32:26
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WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Bonus Review: DARKMAN

October 28th, 2020

1:10:40
Happy Halloween, Geeks! We invite you to join us for this bonus podcast review of Sam Raimi’s 1990 adventure film Darkman, a movie that literally gave Michael nightmares. Hear him squirm, hear him rant, hear him scream …

TRN Podcast 067 - Spooky Pop Culture Characters

October 27th, 2020

1:03:43
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The Run In - Mrs. Hellions is NXT

October 26th, 2020

26:19
Usually, our listeners have the pleasure of waking up with your trios tag team champions for The Run In. Today, wake up with the same person one of the hosts wakes up with. Today is a Hellions take over as the Masked …

TRN Talk - Eddie Van Halen Tribute

October 24th, 2020

1:07:51
TRN Talk is reserved for discussing any retro topic that needs more attention than 140 characters on Twitter or a photo on Instagram. You'll hear familiar voices from members of The Retro Network plus guests outside of …

SequelQuest | Buffy the Vampire Slayer Sequel | EP124

October 23rd, 2020

1:16:23
For the Halloween episode of SequelQuest we're like totally slaying a trio of sequels to the original Buffy The Vampire Slayer from 1992 starring …

The Haunted House Show: Halloween Havoc 1992

October 22nd, 2020

1:49:40
It's time. Time for the most famous phrase in Halloween Havoc history. It's time to... 

"Spin the Wheel. Make the Deal!"

That's right. Tonight's event happened October 25, 1992, from the Philadelphia Civic Center in …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Episode 21

October 21st, 2020

1:42:00
On this episode of WIZARDS Michael and Adam talk buying “LIMITED EDITION” autographed comics on The Home Shopping Network, discover the true history of Venom direct from the creator, determine if the Comics Code …

The Retro Network Halloween Special

October 20th, 2020

1:56:34
HAPPY HALLOWEEN! The Retro Network Halloween Special marks the first time shows across the network have come together to contribute to one special podcast. Jason and Mickey of TRN Podcast play host in between segments …

The Run In: Draft Fallout

October 19th, 2020

20:13
Wow. That was more controversial than we anticipated. 

The House Show fantasy draft is over and the listeners have raised many complaints and concerns. We bring on super fan and internet wrestling community sensation …

Box Office 30 EP05: October 1990

October 16th, 2020

1:05:28
Bring on the schlock! In the fifth episode of Box Office 30, Pete and Michael talk about recent streaming movies they've seen, take a look at the box office hits of October 1990, and confuse all of the Steven Seagal …

The Haunted House Show: Halloween Havoc 1991

October 15th, 2020

2:21:50
It’s time for “an evening of terrifying destruction”! This third installment of the series took place October 27, 1991 at the UTC Arena in Chattanooga, Tennessee for nearly 9000 fans.

The evening begins with one of the …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Mini-Episode 20.5

October 14th, 2020

40:17
In this mini-episode Michael reviews some Amazing Art fan submissions, a duo of fan-created superheroes, custom action figures and celebrates getting 2 answers right on the quiz. On the 2099 Hotline, Adam reviews issues …

Situation Jukebox - Episode 09

October 13th, 2020

1:08:15
The improvisational music game Situation Jukebox returns with TRN Staff members choosing songs in response to specific situations. The returning …

TRN Podcast 066 - ABCs of Halloween

October 13th, 2020

1:32:22
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The WIZARD Files | Episode 6: Zach Oat

October 12th, 2020

38:36
Episode 6 of The Wizard Files features a discussion with Zach Oat, former Editor of ToyFare and one of the puppet masters behind Twisted ToyFare Theater who tells us about wild inter-office pranking between Wizard and …

The Run In: Draft Part 2

October 12th, 2020

55:40
We start the day like we start all good days - with breakfast Skittles! Some birthday party talk. We respond to the recent NXT Halloween Havoc announcement and make our own announcement.

Then it’s time for part 2 of our …

SequelQuest Rewind | A Spaced Invaders Sequel | EP86

October 9th, 2020

59:52
Prepare to laugh, Earth Scum! In 1990 Touchstone Pictures invaded movie theaters with Spaced Invaders, a family comedy starring Ariana Richards with out of this world ambitions. An eclectic crew of Martians arrive in …

The Haunted House Show: WCW Halloween Havoc 1990

October 8th, 2020

2:06:15
It's time once again to break down all the winners and losers over today's 3 hour wrestling event. Except, this time, someone dropped the ball.

Find out how Kevin messed up and lost an hour of the PPV. All three hours …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Episode 20

October 7th, 2020

2:14:00
Episode 20 is filled to THE MAXX with 90's comics fun as Michael and Adam are joined by Rob Graham from the AfterLunch podcast to discuss the fallout from "The Liefeld Affair", meet the "new kids" at Image comics, …

TRN Podcast 065: Horror Movies Flickchart

October 6th, 2020

1:20:01
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The Run In: Draft Part 1

October 5th, 2020

47:22
It's time to shake things up again!

This Friday on Smackdown will begin the 2020 WWE Draft. Every talent from Raw or Smackdown is eligible to switch shows. This, in theory, inspires new matches, fresh starts, and new …

SequelQuest Rewind | Supernatural Sequel Special | EP71

October 2nd, 2020

1:03:27
Oooooo, it’s getting spooky around the SequelQuest studios. That’s right this week we’re bringing you not 1, not 2, but 3 imaginary sequels to spooky films in our Supernatural Sequels Special! What started out as a free …

The Haunted House Show: Halloween Havoc 1989

October 1st, 2020

1:49:04
It's time for season 2!

Welcome to the newly christened Haunted House Show podcast. For the next 12 weeks we will take a look at the entire NWA/WCW Halloween Havoc series. Every year. Every match. Your trios tag team …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Mini-Episode 19.5

September 30th, 2020

45:11
On this mini-episode, Michael shares outtakes about Doomsday vs Bane, talks flaming custom action figures, Wizard fan art submissions and fails the contest quiz. Plus, Adam returns from 2099 to review Simpson's Comics …

The WIZARD Files | Episode 5: Randy the Comicbook Guy

September 29th, 2020

40:28
This time around on The Wizard Files we’re interviewing former comic book retailer, Randy who opened his store the same month Wizard hit shelves and has many memories of the magazine’s influence on his customers. Hear …

TRN Podcast 064 - Super Nintendo vs. Sega Genesis

September 29th, 2020

1:40:40
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The Run In 27.5: In Your House Wrap-up

September 28th, 2020

36:14
Empty your Monday morning coffee mug, fill it with alcohol, and pour one out. For this is the official end of the In Your House series. Your trios …

Box Office 30 EP 04: Postcards from the Edge Re-View

September 25th, 2020

1:43:27
Since Ghost is still #1 at the box office, we're checking out #2, Postcards from the Edge. Neither Pete or Michael has seen it before. What will they think? Will they accept their troubled relationship with this film, …

The House Show 27 - St. Valentine's Day Massacre

September 24th, 2020

2:10:12
It's here. The culmination of our journey. The end of season one of the House Show. This is the last event in the In Your House series.
While tonight …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Episode 19

September 23rd, 2020

2:01:40
Episode 19 of WIZARDS should be titled “2 Guys From Long Island”. With Adam still lost in 2099, past guest and fellow New Yorker, Steven Tsapelas …

SequelQuest Wrestling Extravaganza Verdict

September 23rd, 2020

13:24
In case you missed it, listen to SequelQuest EP 123 so you can hear the actual movie pitches of No Holds Barred from The House Show and Ready to …

TRN Podcast 063 - 1996 MTV Movie Awards

September 22nd, 2020

1:14:17
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The Run In 26.5: Masked Mideon

September 21st, 2020

24:06
Here's hoping the listeners have a well balanced healthy breakfast to go with their Monday morning aural coffee. This episode of the Run In is about new challenges!

First off, the Masked Library Kevin Hellions takes over …

SequelQuest | Wrestling Sequel Extravaganza ft. The House Show | EP123

September 18th, 2020

1:10:20
It’s a podcast Brawl For It All as the titans of The Retro Network face off to pitch sequels to infamous wrestling movies No Holds Barred starring …

The House Show 26: Rock Bottom In Your House

September 17th, 2020

2:02:03
If you smell what the Rock is cookin...then you will know this is the penultimate episode of the WWF In Your House series. We've come a long way …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Mini-Episode 18.5

September 16th, 2020

30:00
Michael is back for mini-episode 18.5 to bring you coverage of the expanded Amazing Art section featuring the original reader character creations in My Kinda Hero, be grossed out by human hair used on a custom action …

Bracket Madness - 1980s Cartoons

September 16th, 2020

1:10:55
Our second Bracket Madness tournament is here! Join Ray (@rasslingrenade), Stacey (@geeky_vixen), Tim (@oldschool80s), Gary (@MileHighSamurai), and …

The WIZARD Files | Episode 4: Buddy Scalera

September 15th, 2020

1:00:45
Hook up your modem and get ready for a trip through the 90’s internet as Adam and Michael interview Wizard magazine’s original Online Editor, Buddy Scalera about his adventures in breaking ground for The Guide To Comics …

TRN Podcast 062 - Classic TV Drinking Games

September 15th, 2020

1:14:49
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The Run In 25.5 - Injury Bug

September 14th, 2020

26:23
Grab your cream. Grab your sugar. Make a full pot or just a K-Cup. Your Monday morning audio coffee is here. If you bring the mug, we'll bring the …

Box Office 30: The Prequel Episode

September 11th, 2020

1:26:35
Pete battles a headcold and a cross-state move to join Michael in this special prequel episode of Box Office 30. The guys talk about their history …

The House Show 24/25: Twin Magic - WWF Break Down & Judgement Day

September 10th, 2020

3:09:18
You can listen but you can’t touch the greatness that is this episode. Events are set up on one pay per view that pay off three weeks later on the next show. Which means The House Show proudly presents to you – Twin …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Episode 18

September 9th, 2020

1:19:47
Episode 18 of WIZARDS is jam-packed with nostalgic 90’s comics fun! Adam and Michael discuss Venom’s evolution from monstrous villain to anti-hero, …

TRN Podcast 061 - 1985 TV Shows

September 8th, 2020

1:23:51
The Retro Network Podcast spotlighting TV Shows that debuted in 1985!

TRN Podcast is sponsored this week by HalloweenCostumes.com and Fun.com! Click the links here in the show notes or any banner on the site and add some …

The Run In 23.5 - All Out Iron Men

September 7th, 2020

42:08
AEW All Out took place on Saturday and there were some interesting moments for Matt and Krone to discuss. Best match, best workers, and of course - that spot. But wait there's more, this week's NXT featured a one hour …

SequelQuest | SequelChat Review of Bill & Ted Face the Music | EP122

September 4th, 2020

59:08
Adam, Colton, and Jeramy take a most excellent adventure into the nostalgia and visual wonder that is Bill and Ted Face the Music in our most …

The House Show 23 - WWF Fully Loaded: In Your House

September 3rd, 2020

2:06:42
Ohhhh baby! It's time once again for your favorite Trios Tag Team champions of the wrestling podcast world to reflect back on this week's installment …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | The 100 Most Collectable Comics Special

September 2nd, 2020

26:35
On the latest edition of WIZARDS ½ Adam is covering the Wizard Magazine 100 Most Collectable Comics special. Not only will you learn about comic book …

The WIZARD Files | Episode 3: Chris Ward

September 1st, 2020

47:58
The 3rd episode of our behind the scenes interview series with former Wizard magazine staff members has 3 times the hilarity as we laugh along with the stories from infamous Magic Words editor, Chris Ward aka "Loose …

TRN Podcast 060: 1990 MTV Video Music Awards

September 1st, 2020

1:34:05
I WANT MY MTV! TRN Podcast remembers the glory days of MTV and specifically, the 1990 MTV Video Music Awards. First, we catch up on life and also make the big announcement that TRN is partnering with

The Run In 22.5 - Wrestling Video Games

August 31st, 2020

23:37
Your Monday morning aural coffee is here. Start your week off with the House Show crew. This morning we answer a listener question and discuss wrestling video games. Retro stories of all the time we spent playing these …

Box Office 30 EP 03: Ghost Re-View

August 28th, 2020

2:02:59
Pete, Michael and Angie are back and ready to BELIEVE! We're rewatching and Re-Viewing the August 1990 crowd pleaser, Ghost. People loved watching this movie all the way to the top of the 1990 box office charts, and to …

Box Office 30 EP 03: Aug 1990

August 28th, 2020

1:29:35
In the third episode of Box Office 30, Pete and Michael are joined by a special guest to talk about movies we didn't get to see until recently due to COVID, drive in movie theaters, and take a look at the box office …

The House Show 22 - WWF Over the Edge: In Your House

August 27th, 2020

2:29:03
The In Your House series may be nearing it's conclusion but your Trios Tag Team champions are not done with this trip down wrestling memory lane. The 1998 Over the Edge event is mostly forgotten and we are here to …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Death of Superman Special

August 26th, 2020

1:27:50
BREAKING NEWS! Superman is dead and the WIZARDS crew is looking back at the Super-Hype of this 90's comics event through the pages of the Wizard Tribute Edition magazine from 1993. We're joined by Super-Fan Mickey …

TRN Podcast 059 - Favorite NES Games 2

August 25th, 2020

1:40:53
GAME ON! TRN Podcast revisits a previous topic in the Time Machine with Jason and Mickey discussing more of their Favorite NES Video Games. First, our conversation drifts into the world of retirement and what The Retro …

The House Show 21 - Unforgiven: In Your House

August 20th, 2020

1:48:41
Tonight is a night of firsts. The first Unforgiven event. The first Inferno match. The first evening gown match. All of these first took place April …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Mini-Episode 17.5

August 19th, 2020

33:31
Things are getting wild on this WIZARDS 1/2 mini-episode as Adam has to fill in for a missing Michael, who is still trapped in the Baxter Building after our most recent episode. In addition to Amazing Art and Homemade …

TRN Podcast 058 - Favorite Food Commercials

August 18th, 2020

1:42:44
Let's Dig In! TRN Podcast returns with Jason and Mickey discussing their Favorite Food Commercials over the years in the Time Machine discussion! First, Jason gives a live review of the new Lays Flavor Icons Chile …

The WIZARD Files | Episode 2: Rick Marshall

August 17th, 2020

46:47
For the 2nd installment of The Wizard Files, Michael and Adam interview Rick Marshall, former head of the wizarduniverse website who reveals the behind the scenes madness of trying to make Wizard magazine relevant in …

Box Office 30 - EP 02: Die Hard 2 Re-View

August 14th, 2020

1:37:35
Now breaking out into it's own episode, the Re-View segment features the 1990 summer hit sequel, Die Hard 2: Die Harder. Join us as Michael and Pete talk all things Die Hard, one of Michael's all-time favorite film …

Box Office 30 - EP 02: July 1990

August 14th, 2020

1:23:30
In the second episode of Box Office 30, Pete and Michael talk about COVID-19's effect on the 2020 Box Office, take a look at the box office hits of …

The House Show 20 - WWF No Way Out of Texas: In Your House

August 13th, 2020

2:05:45
The House Show 20 - WWF No Way Out of Texas: In Your House took place February 15, 1998 at the Compaq Center in Houston, Texas in front of over …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Episode 17

August 12th, 2020

1:34:53
On episode 17 of WIZARDS Adam and Michael are joined by Shawn Robare from brandedinthe80s.com to talk the continued dominance of Valiant Comics in this era, celebrate a Rob and Todd's Hype Machine Milestone, review …

Situation Jukebox - Episode 08

August 11th, 2020

1:11:47
The improvisational music game Situation Jukebox returns with TRN Staff members choosing songs in response to specific situations. The returning champion Eric (@Eric_Vardeman) is back to defend his Hero status in …

SequelQuest | A Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead Sequel | EP121

August 7th, 2020

59:56
No, it's not Adventures In Babysitting (sorry to disappoint), the SequelQuest crew are digging up the corpse of 90's comedy cult classic Don't Tell …

TRN Podcast: Outtakes and Stories 05

August 4th, 2020

36:39
Jason and Mickey are taking the week off from recording TRN Podcast but we have a special bonus episode for you. Get another glimpse behind the scenes of our recording sessions with TRN Podcast - Outtakes and Stories …

The WIZARD Files | Episode 1: Ben Morse

August 3rd, 2020

51:10
WIZARDS is taking you behind the scenes of your favorite comics magazine through exclusive interviews with former Wizard magazine staff members in our new podcast series, The Wizard Files! Episode 1 kicks off in style …

TRN Podcast 057 - Favorite Game Shows

July 28th, 2020

1:55:55
TRN Podcast returns with Jason and Mickey discussing their Favorite Game Shows over the years in the Time Machine discussion! First, we give you our …

TRN Podcast 056 - More Forgotten Foods

July 21st, 2020

1:34:22
Jason and Mickey return on TRN Podcast with More Forgotten Foods in the Time Machine discussion! First, we catch up on our week which includes Jason trying the new frosted animal cookie blizzard at Dairy Queen. Then, …

TRN Podcast 055 - Favorite Toy Commercials

July 14th, 2020

1:46:25
First, we catch up on our week which includes Mickey's fixation with Moon Pies. Then, we dive into this week's Recurrent Events and our reactions to …

TRN Podcast 054 - AMA Volume 2

July 7th, 2020

1:46:22
Ask Jason and Mick Anything! That's right, our listeners control this week's Time Machine segment by tweeting us topics to discuss. First, we catch …

TRN Podcast 053 - Pop Culture Americana

June 30th, 2020

1:44:42
Happy Birthday 'Merica! Jason and Mick talk about movies, songs, events, and anything patriotic in pop culture for this week's Time Machine segment. …

Situation Jukebox - Episode 07

June 29th, 2020

45:13
The improvisational music game Situation Jukebox returns with TRN Staff members choosing songs in response to specific situations. The returning …

TRN Podcast 052 - Pod Choice 10

June 23rd, 2020

1:58:48
Mickey makes his triumphant return after being off for two weeks! He and Jason debut a new time machine concept this week call Pod Choice 10. First, we catch up on the week and our Father's Day activities. Then, we dive …

TRN Podcast 051 - James Bond Film Franchise

June 16th, 2020

2:17:24
Jason returns with special guest Gary, staff writer and podcaster for The Retro Network, to talk about the James Bond film franchise. Jason also invites Mickey for a quick chat via TRN Hotline on the Pizza Hut Classic …

TRN Podcast 050 - 1985 Movies

June 9th, 2020

2:47:23
Jason returns with special guest Kevin from The House Show to talk 1985 movies. First, Jason gets to address some recent comments said on The House Show by Kevin's co-host Matty Treats. Then, it's on to our weekly …

TRN Podcast 049 - TRN's 1st Anniversary

June 2nd, 2020

1:47:30
ONE YEAR! That's right, it's the The Retro Network's first anniversary and Jason and Mickey will be reminiscing about our favorite and most popular …

TRN Podcast 048 - Favorite Movie/TV Vehicles

May 26th, 2020

1:58:59
Jason and Mickey rev up their engines to talk about some of our favorite vehicles from movies and television! First, we catch up on the week with a …

TRN Podcast 047 - Millionaire Shopping Spree

May 19th, 2020

1:33:57
Jason and Mickey are back to celebrate Be A Millionaire Day by spending some pop culture money! First, we catch up on the week with a little talk …

TRN Podcast 046 - Random 90s Things

May 12th, 2020

2:23:39
Jason and Mickey return to talk random '90s stuff! We had a great time two weeks ago in the '80s that we are back to hang out in the '90s. First, we catch up on our personal lives and see what we've been watching and …

TRN Podcast 045 - Favorite Mall Stores

May 5th, 2020

1:49:04
Jason and Mickey return to take a trip to the mall! First, we catch up on our personal lives and then reflect on upcoming first anniversary of The Retro Network. Then, we give you this week's Recurrent Events headlines …

TRN Talk - Star Wars Day 2020

May 4th, 2020

57:30
The latest episode of TRN Talk celebrates Star Wars Day! Jason (@RD80s) hosts a fun discussion highlighting this year's Star Wars Day offerings and also a look ahead to all the projects in development. He welcomes Eric (

SequelQuest Rewind | An Omnibus of GOONIES Sequels | EP0 & 100

May 2nd, 2020

3:28:19
(From October 2015 & May 2019)

EPISODE 0"Goonies Never Say Die", but Hollywood has sure been dragging their feet about giving fans a sequel to the …

TRN Podcast 044 - Random '80s Things

April 28th, 2020

2:19:02
Jason and Mickey are back to talk about random things from the 1980s that have been on our brains lately. First, we catch up on our personal lives this past week including a great baseball card documentary we found on …

Tommy Boy at TRN Drive-In '95

April 27th, 2020

1:20:44
Holy Shnikes! The Retro Network proudly presents the first installment in our TRN Drive-In '95 series (previously exclusive to Patreon) to all of our …

TRN Podcast 043 - Extinct Snack Food

April 21st, 2020

2:06:31
Jason and Mickey are back to resurrect some snacks from the past! First, we talk about what's been going on in our lives this past week including more stuff we've been streaming at home. Then, we run down this week's …

TRN Talk - Weird VHS Tapes

April 20th, 2020

1:38:55
TRN Talk returns with another round of VHS Collecting!. Adam, host of Wizards and Sequelquest podcasts (@hojukoolander) and Chad of Horror Movie BBQ (

TRN Podcast 042 - Random Action Figures

April 14th, 2020

1:38:31
Jason and Mickey return to dig to the bottom of their toyboxes to find those random action figures we had as kids. First, we talk about some of the content we have been streaming lately while on self quarantine from the …

TRN Talk - Sticker Collecting

April 13th, 2020

44:08
The Retro Network's talk show podcast returns to discuss sticker collecting! Remember back in the day when you collected scratch-n-sniff and puffy …

TRN Podcast 041 - 1984 TV Shows

April 7th, 2020

1:55:41
Jason and Mickey are back to talk television in the latest episode of TRN Podcast. First, we check in with how we are dealing with the coronavirus threat including enjoying the Spring weather. We then move on to this …

WIZARDS The Podcast Guide To Comics | Bonus Review: The Flash 1990 TV Series

April 1st, 2020

1:46:45
In this BONUS Episode of WIZARDS Michael and Adam revisit 1990's The Flash TV series starring John Wesley Shipp as Barry Allen. See if you can keep up with the lightning charged nostalgia of your geeky hosts as they …

TRN Podcast 040 - Favorite '80s Wrestlers

March 31st, 2020

2:11:22
Jason and Mickey return to talk retro wrestling (or as Mickey calls it, rasslin!) With Wrestlemania coming up this weekend, we'll be going back to the '80s to relive the glory days of wrestling. We've also found several …

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles at TRN Drive-In

March 30th, 2020

1:28:28
COWABUNGA!! TRN Drive-In returns with a special 30th anniversary screening of the 1990 film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! Guests for this episode will include Gary (@milehighsamurai), Stacey (@geeky_vixen), Wyatt (

Situation Jukebox - Episode 06

March 26th, 2020

53:21
TRN Game Night returns with Episode 6 of Situation Jukebox, the improvisational music game that chooses songs in response to specific situations. Members of The Retro Network will be facing off and see if champion Eric …

TRN Podcast 039 - 1988 Movies

March 24th, 2020

1:52:26
Jason and Mickey return to talk movies, specifically the year 1988 as voted on by our listeners. With the coronavirus keeping everyone trapped at home, it's the perfect time to binge some movies so we've got you …

Bracket Madness - 90s Music Videos

March 19th, 2020

1:26:43
The first Bracket Madness tournament is here! Join Tim (@oldschool80s), Kevin (@MaskedLibrary), Gary (@MileHighSamurai), Stacey (@geeky_vixen), and …

Retro Ramblings 01 - Cheeseburgers and Comics

March 18th, 2020

1:02:35
In the first episode of Retro Ramblings, host Mickey invites his longtime friend Tiny to react to the Thrillist's Top Ten Cheeseburgers of All Time and also put together their own lists. Then, Mickey asks guest Adam of

TRN Podcast 038 - Favorite NES Games

March 17th, 2020

1:36:14
Jason and Mickey return with yet another topic as voted by our listeners, our favorite NES games! First, we chat about the coronavirus situation and how it has impacted us and the sports world. Jason also gives a review …

TRN Podcast 037 - 80s Breakfast Cereals

March 10th, 2020

1:40:40
Jason and Mickey are back with another topic as voted by our listeners, the Best Breakfast Cereals of the '80s! First, we catch up on life with Mickey feeling under the weather and Jason making the mistake of watching …

TRN Podcast 036 - Toys We Wanted But Never Got

March 3rd, 2020

1:47:14
Jason and Mickey are back with another topic chosen by our listeners, Toys We Wanted But Never Got! First, we catch up on life with Mickey trying not to get snowed in at work while Jason recovers from producing four …

TRN Talk - Toy Fair 2020

February 27th, 2020

42:32
The Retro Network's talk show podcast returns to react to Toy Fair 2020! Jason (@RD80s), Stacey (@geeky_vixen), and Chad (@horrormoviebbq) talk about their love for the show and all the great toys we noticed from this …

TRN Podcast 035 - 1984 Time Capsule

February 25th, 2020

1:55:36
Jason and Mickey return with another Time Capsule episode on the year 1984. First, we catch up on life and tell you about plans to visit Wayback …

Dick Tracy at TRN Drive-In

February 19th, 2020

1:30:37
TRN Drive-In returns with a screening of the 1990 film Dick Tracy starring Warren Beatty, Madonna, and Al Pacino. Hosts for this episode are Adam and Michael from Wizards: The Podcast Guide to Comics who will take you …

TRN Podcast 034 - Discontinued Fast Food

February 18th, 2020

1:50:19
The listeners have spoken! After giving an opportunity to choose this week's Time Machine topic on Twitter, our listeners chose Discontinued Fast Food. But before we go back in time, Jason and Mickey do their weekly …

TRN Podcast 033 - Mount Crushmore

February 11th, 2020

1:38:51
Valentine's Day is almost here so this week's episode is dedicated to all the girls we've loved before. In this week's Time Machine segment, Jason and Mickey reveal their picks for a Mount Crushmore. But first, our …

TRN Podcast 032 - Top 70s Movies Flick Chart

February 4th, 2020

1:45:59
Jason and Mickey are back with another dive into our Flick Chart movie lists in the Time Machine topic. First, an update on our weekly activities included Mickey celebrating a birthday. Then, it's on to the latest …

Situation Jukebox - Episode 05

January 30th, 2020

57:24
TRN Game Night is back with a new episode of Situation Jukebox, the improv music game that chooses songs in response to specific situations. Members of The Retro Network will be facing off and see if two-time champion …

TRN Podcast 031 - Favorite Fictional Sporting Events

January 28th, 2020

1:31:18
Jason and Mickey return for Superbowl week with some fun sports talk in the Time Machine. First, we catch up on our weekly activities including Jason watching Flight of the Navigator. Then, we discuss it's on to the …

TRN Podcast 030 - Time Capsule 1995

January 21st, 2020

1:45:01
Jason and Mickey are back with our first Time Capsule episode. First, we talk a little sports with Jason telling about his recent venture on ESPN+. …

TRN Podcast 029 - Fast Food Kids Meal Toys

January 14th, 2020

1:25:23
Jason and Mickey return with a follow up to our Top 5 Happy Meal Toys episode. First, Jason mourns the loss of World Market, but then Mickey picks up …

TRN Podcast 028 - Recurrent Events 2020 Preview

January 7th, 2020

1:31:24
Happy New Year! Jason and Mickey's first podcast of the year is a preview of all the retro stuff coming in 2020. First, we catch up on last week's …

TRN Podcast 027 - Best of 2019

December 31st, 2019

1:25:20
The final TRN Podcast episode of 2019 reflects on the best things from the year! We begin with our Christmas experience from the previous week including some of the gifts we received. Then we discuss a few Recurrent …

TRN Podcast: Outtakes & Stories 02 + Christmas Message

December 24th, 2019

1:15:50
It's Christmas Eve and we are gifting our second Outtakes and Stories episode that was previously exclusive to our Patreon page! Before we take you behind the scenes of TRN Podcast, we first have a special Christmas …

TRN Podcast 026 - 1989 Sears Wishbook

December 17th, 2019

1:54:24
Christmas is approaching and this week's TRN Podcast is a deep dive into the holiday season from 30 years ago! We forego our usual Recurrent Events …

TRN Podcast 025 - Christmas Vacation at TRN Drive-In

December 10th, 2019

2:02:38
*Warning: While we strive to keep our podcast channel marked as clean for our listeners, this episode is explicit due to language involved with …

TRN Roundtable Review - Cobra Kai Season 2

December 5th, 2019

49:59
Join Mickey, Gary, and Jason as they show no mercy in their Roundtable Review of YouTube's Cobra Kai Season 2. This podcast WILL INCLUDE SPOILERS so please watch the entire season before listening! We won't be held …

TRN Podcast 024 - Top Ten Christmas Movies

December 3rd, 2019

2:10:53
This episode is sponsored in part by Fun.com! Save 15% OFF your next order thru Dec 31, 2019 with our special TRN promo link.

This week we have some …

TRN Podcast 023 - Planes, Traines and Automobiles at TRN Drive-In

November 26th, 2019

1:45:04
This week's episode is an introduction to a brand new show for The Retro Network Podcast Channel. Featured this week is our beta episode for TRN Drive-In, a movie review podcast hosted by Mickey and Jason.

But before we …

TRN Podcast 022 - Thanksgiving Traditions

November 19th, 2019

1:52:28
This episode is sponsored in part by Fun.com! Save 15% OFF with our special TRN promo link. Click and save on your next order thru Dec 31, 2019.

This week we are giving thanks on the TRN Podcast which features our very …

TRN Podcast 021 - Top 5 McDonald's Happy Meal Toys

November 12th, 2019

1:34:41
It's good time for a great podcast about McDonald's! First, Mickey and Jason rant about the rough time ordering the limited Pringles Turducken pack …

TRN Podcast - Outtakes and Stories 01

November 5th, 2019

30:54
You've heard us talk about our Outtakes and Stories podcasts on Patreon and now it's time for you to hear our first episode right here in the main TRN Podcast Channel feed! We have a really fun time recording The Retro …

TRN Podcast 020 - Top Ten '90s Films

October 29th, 2019

2:19:10
This week's show is sponsored by HalloweenCostumes.com! This is your last chance to save as Halloween is only a couple days away. Use our exclusive TRN promo link to save 15% off your next purchase thru October 31, 2019!

TRN Podcast 019 - Paul Lynde Halloween Special Review

October 22nd, 2019

1:42:19
This week's show is sponsored by HalloweenCostumes.com! Halloween is closing in but you still have time to use our exclusive TRN promo link to save 15% off your next purchase thru October 31, 2019!

It's party time! Jason …

TRN Podcast 018 - Favorite Retro Halloween Specials

October 15th, 2019

1:33:54
This week's show is sponsored by HalloweenCostumes.com! This week through Oct 19 buy one item, get one item 30% Off or use our exclusive TRN promo link to save 15% off your next purchase thru October 31, 2019!

Jason is …

TRN Podcast 017 - Good & Bad Halloween Treats

October 8th, 2019

1:36:11
This week's show is sponsored by HalloweenCostumes.com! This week through Oct 12, save 20% off any one item or use our exclusive TRN promo link to save 15% off your next purchase thru October 31, 2019!

Jason welcomes …

TRN Podcast 016 - Our Retro Collections Part 2

October 1st, 2019

1:29:25
This week's show is sponsored by HalloweenCostumes.com! Use our exclusive TRN promo link to save 15% off your entire order the next time you shop thru October 31, 2019! No coupon code needed, just click and your …

TRN Podcast 015 - Our Retro Collections

September 24th, 2019

1:54:45
This week's show is sponsored by HalloweenCostumes.com! Use our exclusive TRN promo link to save 15% off your entire order the next time you shop. Or if the kids are bugging you for costumes, click here to save 20% off …

TRN Talk: Streaming Scheme Fall Preview 2019

September 17th, 2019

1:14:57
The Retro Network's talk show podcast series returns with Streaming Scheme Fall Preview 2019, a fun look at streaming television and retro content in …

TRN Podcast 014 - G.I. Joe Cartoon

September 10th, 2019

1:32:18
Jason and Mickey return for another week of pop culture past and present! In the present, we are trying to beat the dog days of Summer with a swig of …

Situation Jukebox - Episode 04

September 5th, 2019

1:04:53
TRN Game Night returns with a new episode of Situation Jukebox, the improv music game that chooses songs in response to specific situations. Members of The Retro Network will be facing off and see if new champion Kevin …

TRN Podcast 013 - School Stories

September 3rd, 2019

1:48:47
Jason and Mickey are back for another week of retro fun, this time featuring some stories from our school days! First, we give some praise to the …

TRN Podcast 012 - He-Man Memories

August 27th, 2019

1:55:18
Jason and Mickey return this week with a special Patreon guest host for the entire show, Tony Grate from Retro-Daze.Org! In our first segment, we introduce Tony and get to hear the story behind the origin of Retro-Daze. …

TRN Roundtable Review - GLOW Season 3

August 22nd, 2019

1:23:53
Join Stacey (@Geeky_Vixen), Adam (@hojukoolander), Dave (@banzairetroclub) and Jason (@RD80s) as they fly off the top rope and into the ring to …

TRN Talk - VHS Collecting and Home Video Memories

August 21st, 2019

1:22:41
Welcome to the first episode of The Retro Network's newest podcast TRN Talk. Sometimes a subject is best served by simply opening up the mics and talking about it at length. The TRN Talk series is reserved for …

TRN Podcast 011 - Top Ten '80s Films

August 20th, 2019

2:02:03
Jason and Mickey are back with another week's worth of retro pop culture on The Retro Network Podcast! In the first segment, Mick professes his love …

TRN Podcast 010 - Department Store Memories

August 13th, 2019

1:51:49
Jason and Mickey return with another week's worth of content on The Retro Network Podcast! First, Mick is cruising through life while Jason is making …

TRN Podcast 009 - Video Game Memories

August 6th, 2019

1:37:28
Jason and Mickey return with another episode of the Retro Network Podcast, talking video game memories through the years. First, Jason tells about …

Situation Jukebox - Episode 03

July 31st, 2019

1:04:49
TRN Game Night returns with a new episode of Situation Jukebox, the improv music game that chooses songs in response to specific situations. Members of The Retro Network will be facing off to see if two-time champion …

TRN Podcast 008 - Early Internet Memories

July 30th, 2019

1:43:08
Jason and Mickey are back with another episode of the Retro Network Podcast, reminiscing about the first time they logged into the internet. First, Jason tells about his weekend trip to Stone Mountain and the World of …

TRN Podcast 007 - Summer Vacation

July 23rd, 2019

1:48:14
In this week's episode of the Retro Network Podcast, Jason and Mickey return to review a couple movies they finally got each other to watch. …

TRN Roundtable Review - Stranger Things Season 3

July 17th, 2019

1:35:24
Join Stacey (@Geeky_Vixen), Eric (@Eric_Vardeman), and Jason (@RD80s) as they take a deep dive into season 3 of Netflix's Stranger Things in this TRN Roundtable Review. This podcast will be abound with SPOILERS so …

TRN Podcast 006 - 1985 Saturday Morning Cartoons

July 16th, 2019

1:45:05
Jason and Mickey return trying to beat the heat in this week's episode of the Retro Network Podcast. Recurrent Events topics include: 
  • the Bluetooth …

Situation Jukebox - Episode 02

July 15th, 2019

58:27
TRN Game Night returns with members of The Retro Network nation facing off in a new episode of Situation Jukebox, the improv music game that chooses songs in response to specific situations.

Playing along in this podcast …

TRN Podcast 005 - Summer Memories

July 9th, 2019

1:27:09
After a little vacation, The Retro Network Podcast is back with Jason and Mickey talking about their 4th of July holiday. This week's Recurrent …

Situation Jukebox - Episode 01

July 2nd, 2019

50:48
Welcome to TRN Game Night! Several members of The Retro Network team are coming together to face off in a fun new series of podcasts. In this episode we introduce Situation Jukebox, an improv music game where …

TRN Game Night - Pop Culture Clash 01

June 28th, 2019

34:22
Welcome to TRN Game Night! Several members of The Retro Network team are coming together to face off in a fun new series of podcasts. In this episode …

TRN Podcast 004 - I Want My MTV!

June 25th, 2019

1:54:53
The Retro Network Podcast is back with Mickey telling about his recent vacation to King's Island while Jason preps for his "drivecation." Recurrent …

TRN Podcast 003 - Drinks We Want Back

June 18th, 2019

1:32:33
The Retro Network Podcast returns with Mickey reporting on his road trip to Play It Again Arcade and Jason's good fortune with his New Coke order. …

TRN Podcast 002 - Favorite Arcade Games

June 11th, 2019

1:25:37
The Retro Network Podcast is back with your first taste of our regular format! First, Jason and Mickey chat about recent happenings in their lives …

TRN Podcast 001 - New Network, New Coke, New Batman

June 4th, 2019

1:15:05

The Retro Network Podcast is officially here! In the first episode, Jason and Mickey kick things off with a chat about decoupage, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, and purchasing New Coke online. Next, they dive into the …

Introducing The Retro Network Podcast Channel!

May 20th, 2019

2:47
The Retro Network is coming soon! Here is a quick announcement message that will give you a few details about what to expect for the podcast channel and website!https://theretronetwork.com

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