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Celebrating The Atari ST & Jaguar with ctrl-alt-rees – The Retro Hour EP346

September 29, 2022 The Retro Hour

We chat to Youtuber Ctrl-Alt-Rees about classic Atari machines like the ST, Falcon and Jaguar, and learn some lesser-known stories about unreleased systems like the Atari Sparrow and Panther. ctrl-alt-rees: https://www.youtube.com/c/ctrlaltrees/ https://ctrl-alt-rees.com Please visit our amazing sponsors and help to support the show: Bitmap Books https://www.bitmapbooks.com/ Check out PCBWay at …

The Retro Hour (Retro Gaming Podcast)
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3D Construction Kit & Incentive Software – The Retro Hour EP345

September 22, 2022 The Retro Hour

We get the inside story of Incentive Software and the classic 3D Contruction Kit which allowed users to create 3D worlds on platforms like the ZX Spectrum, C64 and Amiga with special guest Paul Gregory. Paul’s website: https://www.indigobeetle.co.uk/ Please visit our amazing sponsors and help to support the show: Bitmap …

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Video Toaster with NewTek Founder Tim Jenison – The Retro Hour EP342

September 2, 2022 The Retro Hour

We’re joined by a legend this week, NewTek founder and the ‘father of desktop video’, Tim Jenison, to hear the story of how the Commodore Amiga changed the movie and TV industry. Tim’s Vermeer: https://www.sonyclassics.com/timsvermeer/ Please visit our amazing sponsors and help to support the show: Bitmap Books https://www.bitmapbooks.com/ Check …

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Donkey Kong Land: Rare Legends – The Retro Hour EP341

August 26, 2022 The Retro Hour

We catch up with Rare legends Kev Bayliss and Paul Machacek at Retromessa in Norway to hear some incredible stories from inside Rare in the 90s. Please visit our amazing sponsors and help to support the show: Bitmap Books https://www.bitmapbooks.com/ BetterHelp – You deserve to be happy. Try the world’s …

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Shareware Heroes: The Renegades Who Redefined Gaming – The Retro Hour EP340

August 18, 2022 The Retro Hour

We chat to author Richard Moss about how the golden age of shareware subverted, shook up, and reshaped the video game industry, and kept independent game development alive. Shareware Heroes: https://sharewareheroes.com/ Please visit our amazing sponsors and help to support the show: Bitmap Books https://www.bitmapbooks.com/ Thanks to our latest Patreon …

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The Golden Age of Atari with Ed Rotberg – The Retro Hour EP337

July 28, 2022 The Retro Hour

We’re joined by the wonderful Ed Rotberg who was a core member of Atari’s coin-op team from 1979 onwards, and worked on classics like Battlezone, S.T.U.N. Runner and Blasteroids. Please visit our amazing sponsors and help to support the show: Bitmap Books https://www.bitmapbooks.com/ Check out PCBWay at http://pcbway.com for all …