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Crackpots by Activision

February 6, 2019 2600 Game by Game

Today’s episode is about Crackpots, the Activision game that was the first 2600 game by Dan Kitchen, who went on to make many more (and is still making them!). I hope that you enjoy the episode. Next on the podcast is Malagai, by Answer Software. If you have this game,

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Pengo by Atari

January 27, 2019 2600 Game by Game

This episode is all about the very cute Sega arcade game Pengo, as ported by Atari. Not by GCC, which is surprising for this time period. I hope that you enjoy the episode. Next up is Crackpots by Activision. If you have any thoughts on Crackpots, please get them to

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Interview – Jeff Ronne, Tron Deadly Discs

January 21, 2019 2600 Game by Game

Greetings and welcome to my hopefully new feature, interview episodes! First up is Jeff Ronne, who was the programmer for Tron Deadly Discs from M Network. I really enjoyed talking with him and I am grateful to him for his time. He’s an interesting guy and also one of the

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Tron Deadly Discs by M Network

January 9, 2019 2600 Game by Game

Happy New Year! The first episode of 2019 is all about Tron Deadly Discs, by M Network, a tiny little division of Mattel Electronics. Please stay tuned to the feed for an interview with programmer Jeff Ronne. I enjoyed talking with him and I hope that you will give it

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Infiltrate by Apollo

November 28, 2018 2600 Game by Game

In this episode I will be looking at (and also talking about) the Apollo game Infiltrate, which is kind of like a dumbed down Elevator Action for our Atari 2600. I don’t have an exact date for the next game yet, but it will be tron Deadly Discs by M

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Stargunner by Telesys

November 18, 2018 2600 Game by Game

Thank you to everyone for your patience waiting for this Stargunner episode. Of course, the research was all done the week before the episode was due out, then I got sick that weekend. So the lesson here is that procrastination is good. I have a lot of the research done