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139 – Survival Run by Milton Bradley

July 12, 2017 2600 Game by Game

This long-gestating episode is about the Milton Bradley game Survival Run, as well as its accompanying controller, the Cosmic Commander! I talk a lot about Milton Bradley as a company in this episode, I hope you like old commercials. I will also announce the winner of the Survival Run cartridge

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Summer Podcast “Progress” Report

July 4, 2017 2600 Game by Game

Here’s a little update on what I’ve been doing instead of working on the Survival Run episode. That episode will be out next Wednesday. And don’t forget the contest!  If you’d like a shot at winning Survival Run (provided by Strudders hisself), all you have to do is guess the

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Bonus Track – Batman

June 30, 2017 2600 Game by Game

Batman is my favorite super hero of all time, which oddly enough I did not mention in the episode (I’m assuming a podcast episode makes that obvious). I talk a little about my history with Batman in all its permutations, which is a lot. I hope you enjoy this episode,

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137 – Pete Rose Baseball by Absolute Entertainment

May 24, 2017 2600 Game by Game

Play ball! This episode looks at Pete Rose Baseball by Absolute Entertainment, a late entry in the 2600 library. How does it measure up to Home Run? Listen and find out! I apologize for the sound issues I was having within the episode. Next up will be Buck Rogers Planet

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Protocast – Secret Agent by Data Age

May 17, 2017 2600 Game by Game

In this Protocast episode, I cover the Data Age prototype Secret Agent. It would have been a late paddle game release, had Data Age not gone out of business. I hope to have Pete Rose Baseball for you to listen to next week. If you have any comments on that

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136 – Galaxian by Atari

May 3, 2017 2600 Game by Game

Join me today as I talk about the wonderful port of Galaxian for the Atari 2600! There’s lots of great feedback, as well as the song Galaxian from Dya’s album Neon Dreams. Thanks to Aaron Hickman for giving me permission to use the song. Next episode will be about Absolute’s

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Atari 2600 and Games Contest Winner!

April 23, 2017 2600 Game by Game

Congratulations to Robert Zambon, he won the Atari 2600 with games by correctly guessing all 10 of the games in the contest. he was one of many and then picked at random. I am too lazy to copy/paste the clues here and then type the answers, so please listen to

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Atari 2600 Contest Extended to April 22!

April 17, 2017 2600 Game by Game

Hi there, I thought I would have time to put a short episode together today to announce the winner of the contest. I am getting ready for vacation and grossly misjudged how much time I would have to do that (I finished the bats episode last week). So I will