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Marauder by Tigervision

February 24, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Welcome to the show! This week we are looking at Marauder, by Tigervision. It’s a pretty rare and expensive game, but worth the play if you have the means. I really enjoyed it. Coming up next is the Atari game Mario Brothers, yet another terrific Dan Hitchens arcade port. If …

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Gopher by U.S. Games

February 14, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Hello there, this week’s once again late entry is all about Gopher, by US Games. Coming to you from the Wickstead Design Associates arm of US Games, Gopher is a pretty fun title. I hope that you enjoy the show. Next up will be Marauder by Tigervision. If you have …

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PlusCart Contest Winner, and excuses

February 10, 2021 2600 Game by Game

I’m sorry I don’t have the Gopher episode ready today, but I wanted to announce the PlusCart winner at least because Doug is very kind to sponsor this contest. Please give a listen, I will be sending the winner an email to get their address. Doug is a much better …

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Pressure Cooker by Activision

January 31, 2021 2600 Game by Game

This week, a little late, I am discussing the wonderful Activision game Pressure Cooker, by Garry Kitchen. If you haven’t played this one, you really owe it to yourself to try it. Coming up next is Gopher by US Games. It’s not about the Ship’s Purser on The Love Boat, …

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Tooth Protectors by DSD/Camelot

January 13, 2021 2600 Game by Game

Happy New Year everyone! I hope the new year finds you well and hopeful. We are starting this year off with Tooth Protectors, the mail away advergame sponsored by Johnson and Johnson and put together by Camelot Marketing Services Group and Diversified Software Development. I hope that you enjoy the …

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2020 Christmas Memories

December 23, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Merry Kwanzaa! Whatever you celebrate, I hope that you all have a wonderful time at the end of this weird year. I am hopeful for the future and I hope that for you as well. We have some newcomers sharing memories with us, and some very …

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Asterix by Atari

December 2, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Thank you for listening to the final game for this year, Asterix by Atari. It’s basically the same as Taz, but Taz actually appears later in the part number order, and we’ll get to that game next year. Coming up on January 13th is Tooth Protectors by DSD/Camelot. If you …

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Cakewalk by Commavid

November 18, 2020 2600 Game by Game

Hi there! This week we are taking a look at a game that kind of involves my profession, Cakewalk by Commavid. Spoilers, I hate making cakes. But I think I have a fun episode for you, Mrs. Ferguson the Librarian is back, and be sure to stay tuned at the …

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Interview: Jan Hermanns, Blinky Goes Up

November 4, 2020 2600 Game by Game

I was delighted when Jan Hermanns agreed to speak with me for the podcast about his terrific game Blinky Goes Up. We talk about programming the game, Jan’s artwork and other hobbies, and also a tantalizingly half finished game that he has! I really enjoyed talking with him and I …

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Blinky Goes Up by Jan Hermanns

November 4, 2020 2600 Game by Game

It’s a homebrew episode this week, featuring the absolutely wonderful Blinky Goes Up by Jan Hermanns. I’m sorry about the lack of homebrews lately, I was working on my list recently and I put more in to be covered in the coming months. I also interviewed Jan and had a …