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🚀 #13: OPERATION 2009

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It's a very special day. On this very day ten years ago, willKMR first created his Newgrounds account. To celebrate, he's taking his pal PsychoGoldfish and traveling back in time(!) to visit the Newgrounds he first joined. Back in 2009, everything was borders, tiny text and IRC chats - and it was beautiful.

And against all odds, GoodL and littlbox of ACoupleOfCrickets are here too. It's OPERATION 2009!

If you want to go back in time as well, use this link: bit.ly/op2009

To see a list PsychoGoldfish created with the Top 100 Listings of 2009, use this link: bit.ly/op2009list

Featuring a song by dogl and custom art by Snackers.

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Art... by Snackers? In a podcast? How is this possible? O_o That song was great btw.

And what a blast to the past this was! I miss that layout but... it is starting to look a bit thin now, looking back. Didn't think I'd ever see a day when the new one would actually look slicker, but times really do change. Love the concept as much as the production of this, score and total immersion, twas a fun ride to jump along in. Belated though my partaking may be. Gonna bookmark and dig through that nostalgia list too. Maybe some things I missed. Thanks PG! And ACOCK for entertaining company, as always! Also: supporting that Wayback on a yearly basis lately. The world would be sooo different without them.

I must say though, if you're looking for the real heyday of NG y'all better jump back to 2007. ;) That was when it was really at it's peak I feel. New users were storming the place. The redesign had just happened. Flash was more popular than ever. So much was going on. But maybe my memory's biased.

Congrats on the 10, and looking forward to the 20th! Maybe y'all can jump back and reminisce on 2019 then. :P

-cd-

WOOOOOOW!

Love this episode! Having to go back to the old archive of newgrounds was just flowing with nostalgia of when I was a wee little lad discovering the things back in the day. Looking forward to the next episode!

Excellent song very good i like much

wow goldpsychofish still alive... interesting

Credits & Info

GroundsPatrol
Synthesizer
willKMR
Lead Vocals
dogl
Miscellaneous
GoodL
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littlbox
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ninjamuffin99
Production
Snackers
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