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ANTIC Interview 384 – Fandal: Atari programer and archivist

May 27, 2020 ANTIC

Fandal: Atari programer and archivist Frantisek Houra is better known to the Atari community as Fandal. He’s an Atari computer programmer and long-time archivist of European Atari software. He has created many original Atari games and conversions from other platforms: including Fruity Pete, Mashed Turtles, Crescent Solitaire, and Diamondz. This …

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Line Of Fire

May 26, 2020 AtariCrypt

Line of Fire was converted from the arcades in 1990 by Creative Materials for US Gold and is basically a “crosshair” shooter. It begins from behind enemy lines as we’re trying to escape never-ending hoards of angry bad guys. They’re annoyed because we’ve sneaked in and pinched their brand new …

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S3:E10 : May 2020 News And Notes For Those Who Grew-Up Atari

May 20, 2020 Jeff Fulton

In this episode we cover Evercade Lynx 2, Pong Quest, Atari 2600 Game By Game Podcast, Atari Bytes Podcast, Antic The Atari Podcast, Atari Party East, Champ Games VCS Robotron, Atari 7800 Dragon’s Havoc, and more! -Written, edited, produced by Steve Fulton and Jeff Fulton -Additional Music – “Sense Delete” by …

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Silly Dabbles Demo

May 20, 2020 AtariCrypt

I love finding Atari ST programs that do something silly or unexpectedly cool. There are lots already within our Software section, like Full Screen Construction Kit, MandelST and I even got to play with overscan. Yep, I love to dabble in hiSTory so I was pleasantly shocked to find an …

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ANTIC Interview 382 – Rik Dickinson, Encore Video Productions

May 12, 2020 ANTIC

Rik Dickinson, Encore Video Productions Rik Dickinson is founder of Encore Video Productions, a company that rented Atari 8-bit computers to hotels for use as character generators. The computers would show information about the hotel on channel 2 of guests’ televisions. This was part of a service that Encore offered …

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S3:E9: One Left Turn: An Atari Mother’s Day Story

May 10, 2020 Jeff Fulton

A story about the day in 1981 when our mom made a split decision that helped us discover Atari computers. Written, engineered, and produced by Steve Fulton and Jeff Fulton Additional music from Tony Longworth Branding by Daryl Litts Subscribe Links Tunes Google Play   Player FM   Spotify …

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ANTIC Episode 67 – Still Socially Distant

May 10, 2020 ANTIC

ANTIC Episode 67 – Still Socially Distant In this episode of ANTIC The Atari 8-bit Computer Podcast…Randy forgets to call the artist, formerly known as Kevin, as Kay about 100 times, we continue discussion on AtariFests and World of Atari, we help you with your free time by telling you …