Friday, September 18, 2015

The Weekly Links: 'Road House' Remake, Golden Girls 30th Anniversary, Playable Game Boy Fridge

Welcome to another edition of The Weekly Links, your weekly source for the best '80s content on the web! I had an awesome time last weekend at Retro Con 2015! My pal Wyatt Bloom and I got to participate in a M.A.S.K. panel and then dive into probably the largest vintage "toy store" I've ever seen. We came away with some great collectibles, tons of photos, and memories that will last a lifetime. Here are a few articles we've put together so far:
We've got a couple more that we'll post soon. I'm also participating in a wrap-up podcast this weekend, so the afterglow is still in effect. Since it's been two weeks since the last Weekly Links, here are a few things I've posted on the site:

My favorite video this week came to me via Kotaku and features the latest 8 Bit Cinema translation of a movie. This time the film is Ferris Bueller's Day Off and we get put inside a video game to reenact his adventure with Sloan and Cameron...

TWL Video of the Week
"Ferris Bueller's Day Off - 8 Bit Cinemaby Cinefix


Enjoy the rest of this week's links!!


MOVIES


TV
The 26 Best Things Rose Nylund Ever Said On “The Golden Girls” - BuzzFeed Rewind
Family Ties Heads To Antenna TV - TV Classics 'R' Us
MacGyver Back On Cloo - TV Classics 'R' Us
MUSIC
The Smiths Have Been Turned Into Chiptune Music - UPROXX


VIDEO GAMES


POP CULTURE