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Frankenstein's Monster by Data Age

October 20, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Happy Halloweeeeeeeeeeen almost! We end Spooky Season on the podcast with the great Frankenstein’s Monster by Data Age. If you haven’t played this because you think all Data Age games are garbage, you have been misled. I urge you to give this a try, it is one of the best …

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Skeleton+ by Eric Ball

October 10, 2021 2600 Game by Game

  Boo there! Thanks for being patient with me once again. It’s spooky season and that means spooky games! We begin with Skeleton+,  a homebrew game by Eric Ball from way back in 2002. It’s a lot of fun and I hope you are able to try it …

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Sir Lancelot by Xonox

September 22, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Good morrow gentle Swain! Alright, enough of that. This week we are looking at Sir Lancelot by Xonox, maybe a Joust tipoff but it’s a lot of fun! Next month is October already, sheesh. We’ll be celebrating all month with S C A R Y games! First up will be …

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Bugs Bunny by Atari

September 12, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Long time no see doc! smak This week we are discussing the prototype/reproduction game Bugs Bunny, originally from Atari. This Bob Polaro/Alan Murphy collaboration was shelved in the 80s and finally saw limited release at the late, lamented Philly Classic in 2002. It’s a beautiful game that I hope you …

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Space Shuttle by Activision

September 5, 2021 2600 Game by Game

The day many of you have been waiting for (and waiting and waiting, sorry about that) is finally here. Today is the finale of the Summer of Shuttles, and I am covering Space Shuttle by Activision. I’m not a simulator fan at all, so I hope I have done this …

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Shuttle Orbiter by Avalon Hill

August 11, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Hello and welcome to the Summer of Shuttles! (It’s only a month.) First up we are talking about the Avalon Hill game Shuttle Orbiter, which I enjoyed but found a little frustrating. Lots of great feedback as usual, I hope you enjoy the episode. Coming up next is the one …

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Spitfire Attack by Milton Bradley

July 25, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Hello everyone! Sorry about the delay, but now here is the Spitfire Attack episode for you, by Milton Bradley. We also discuss the Flight Commander controller that came with it. I never had one but we do have a few listeners who did, which is exciting! Also exciting is what’s …

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Spitfire Attack by Milton Bradley

July 25, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Hello everyone! Sorry about the delay, but now here is the Spitfire Attack episode for you, by Milton Bradley. We also discuss the Flight Commander controller that came with it. I never had one but we do have a few listeners who did, which is exciting! Also exciting is what’s …

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Tapper by Sega

July 7, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Hey there, this week I am covering the amazing port of Tapper, the Bally Midway arcade game programmed by Beck Tech for Sega. Please check this game out if you haven’t, it is well worth your time. Coming up next on the show is the Milton Bradley game Spitfire Attack, …

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Taz by Atari

June 23, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Hi there! This episode is all about Taz by Steve Woita for Atari. Taz was converted to PAL as the game Asterix, which we already covered, and I really should have put them together. Oh well, there’s some great feedback this episode. Next up will be the amazing Tapper by …