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Interview with A Street BMXer

Becoming a professional BMX biker (BMXer), losing your sight and running from gunfire – I’m told that this is the childhood dream of all wannabe BMXers!!… yeh it’s the first we’ve heard about that one too. 76 more words


The 'Real' California Games

Does anyone remember this 90’s Nintendo game or am I the only one? As a young child I would play California Games at my friend’s house, always choosing the ‘skating’ option over other cool examples of Californian life such as half-pipe, volleyball, dirt biking, haky sack and surfing. 875 more words


New Episode! There was this World Cup thing, or so we heard...


So, we have a new episode where we talk about sports because, well, it seemed relevant at the time.  Basically, because we’re dorks, we talk about sports movies and video games.   29 more words

Podcast Episode

The Virtual Surfer's Ecology: an Introduction



                      Screenshot from Hironobu Sakaguchi’s iOS game Party Wave

Any research into surfing video games will likely yield one of two results: a history of surf games, or the mystery of their disappearance from the market. 1,404 more words

Monday FlaaashBaaack! One: California Games

Photo via: consoleclassix.com

Let’s start with California Games. This was one of the first Sega Genesis games that I owned. Skateboarding, surfing, footbag, frisbee, BMX, and rollerskating. 68 more words

Women Gamers

What I Learned 014 – Surfing Game - MonoGame

Ended up fairly burned out from the WPF CRUD app, so took some time off my studies and went back into some MonoGame development.

I liked California Games from back in the day, especially the surfing. 383 more words


Queen of Route 66 via
Sunset Boulevard.

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