About This Show
Join shazbazzar and JediShua each week as they share the fun and fandom of their youth with their families. Topics range from the 70s and 80s to today's pop culture. From science fiction and fantasy films to TV & games, Shua and shaz reminisce, relive, revisit, and review their favorites at the beginning of each week.
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UNO, You Joust Ought to Play These Games People Play
6 days ago
Spring officially arrives today and Spring Break is on the horizon. Before hurrying out to the beach, be sure to pack your ear buds for a trip back in time to the ‘70s and ‘80s with shazbazzar and JediShua as they remember a couple games we all enjoyed playing as kids (and can still play today, if we’re lucky). Get ready for fun and funniness this week on TechnoRetro Dads! In the NEWS… Amazing Stories, the Steven Spielberg anthology series from the mid-eighties may soon return. With imaginative tales of fiction, fantasy, and fright, this weekly show was a staple for GenXers who were facing the certainty of no new Star Wars movies for the foreseeable future. Brian Fuller takes the reigns (with Spielberg’s approval) to reinvigorate television with distinctive episodes that will surely resound with today’s audiences. The Ultimate Visual History of Back to the Future is rereleased as a “Collector’s Edition” with a 3D sculpted movie poster of the original Drew Struzan art and several bonus features like three 32-page books (one for each movie). Edward James Olmos reprises his role as Eduardo Gaff in Blade Runner 2049. We Love Our Cereal… The Keebler Elves are sneaking tiny cookies into people’s cereals — and we appreciate it! PLUS: DC Superheroes cover boxes of Big G cereals and the mascots get in on the action. Collect them all and read the comic books in every box. Toys in the Attic Games have always been integral to toy boxes, and card games are part of the fun for friends and family. Since the ‘70s, Uno has been a staple for kids and adults alike, allowing anyone who can match colors and numbers to have a chance at winning a game against virtually anyone else. The luck of the draw is the main thing, as well as well-timed usage of “special” cards like Reverse, Draw Two, Skip, and Wild. Race to be the first to play every card in your hand, but make sure you say “Uno!” when you’re down to a single card or you may find yourself holding more cards than you bargained for! TechnoRetro Arcade From knights on horseback in medieval times to clones against ‘droids on speeder bikes, the strength of lances against armor at high speed has been entertaining for hundreds of years (and painful for the contestan
Rated 5 out of
From the '70s and '80s to Today!
The TechnoRetro Dads are Gen Xers who continue to relish the fun times of days long gone while living in present-day geekdom.
Date published: 2016-02-02