Cutscenes: A Video Game Movie Podcast
8 days ago

S3E4 - The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007)

In our fourth episode of Season 3, we vie for the high score in The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters.

Hosted by Katie Lesperance (@lesperak), Jacob McCourt (@JacobMcCourt) & Travis Colenutt (@TravisColenutt).

Show Notes:

  • 1:20 The tutorial (our 60-second plot summary)
  • 2:30 What did know about King of Kong before watching?
  • 6:30 How about that Billy Mitchell?
  • 15:30 What about sweet sweet Steve Wiebe?
  • 21:00 Billy Mitchell's wife
  • 23:20 How Twin Galaxies fits in
  • 28:20 "You've got to be kidding me."
  • 36:00 Guinness gets involved
  • 42:00 What happened after the movie?
  • 48:30 Critical Hits (choice user reviews from MetaCritic.com)
  • 54:40 MinMax: where we cover the good/bad that we have not talked about yet
  • 1:02:25 Our game this week: Obscure Arcade Game or Nah?
  • 1:09:30 Cut or Scene: should this show be watched or skipped?

Cutscenes is a seasonal podcast at the intersection of video games and TV/movies. Our six-episode Season 3 airs from October 28th to December 2nd, 2021.

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Music (used under Creative Commmons): "Introduction" by Lifeformed | Intro Voiceover by DJ Stormageddon