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Interview with Steve Cartwright

May 13, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Hello friends, this is a rare interview edition of the show, in which I talk to Steve Cartwright about his career. We talk about his time at Activision, Accolade, and Electronic Arts, as well as what he’s doing now and even touch on some of his hobbies. It was an …

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Frostbite by Activision

May 6, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Thanks so much for tuning into the show, this is a very special episode featuring Frostbite by the great Steve Cartwright. It also marks the release of a heretofore unknown work in progress prototype of Frostbite called Iceman, which you can find in the links below. Please listen to the …

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Pole Position by Atari

April 22, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Hello there, I hope that you all are safe and sane during this weird and difficult time. Today’s episode is about Pole Position, the Namco arcade game that was ported to various Atari systems by General Computer Corp. (GCC if you’re nasty). Coming up next is the wonderful Frostbite, by …

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Bonus Track – Concert Ticket Stubs

April 5, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Hi there! I hope very much that you all are staying home when you can and staying safe. For the first time in a loooong time, I have a Bonus Track for you. In this episode I go through my concert ticket stubs that I saved (most of them from …

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Z-Tack by Bomb

April 1, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Hi there, I hope that you are all safe and staying home if you can. I know in many cases that is more difficult, a lot of my friends have to work from home while home schooling their kids, which I imagine is a lot. We will get through this! …

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Robin Hood by Xonox

March 18, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Thank you all once again for your patience! Today’s episode is about Robin Hood by Xonox. Xonox seems to be a company that people are split on, so tune in to see how it goes for Robin Hood. Next up is Z-Tack by Bomb. Please send me your feedback by …

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M.A.D. by U.S. Games

February 26, 2020 2600 Game by Game

What, me worry? Not when I have M.A.D. from U.S.Games as this episode’s game! Hoo boy. I hope you enjoy the episode. Next up is Robin Hood by Xonox. If you have any feedback for that game, please send it to me at 2600gamebygame@gmail.com by March 8th. Thanks so much …

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Moon Patrol by Atari

February 12, 2020 2600 Game by Game

This episode is all about the Irem arcade game Moon Patrol, ported by Atari via GCC. Thanks for your patience regarding the release of this episode. I had a bit of an emotional setback in January and I’m trying to fight my way out of it. M.A.D. by US Games …

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The Activision Decathlon by, uh, Activision

January 15, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Welcome back to the show! I hope you all enjoyed the holidays, now we’re back to playing Atari 2600 games every two weeks until I screw something up. The first game of 2020 is the Activision Decathlon by the amazing David Crane. I hope you enjoy the show. Next up …

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Christmas 2019

December 22, 2019 2600 Game by Game

Happy Holidays to you all, thank you once again for your patience and for listening. Music from https://filmmusic.io “We Wish you a Merry Christmas” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) “Jingle Bells” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) “Wish Background” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC …