Maximum Power Up

A video gaming podcast that covers both retro gaming as well as modern systems. The show features discussion on various topics, reviews and more.


Episode 110: Twin Stick Shooters

Chris Smith 2 is joined by Shaun Holley of the Ten Pence Arcade to talk "Shooting things right in t'face". As a follow up to one of our most popular shows, Episode 65: Shoot 'em ups, this episode our hosts look specifically at those shmups played with twin sticks. From their origins in the 80s arcade up to more current systems.

References from the episode:

The "Tie Die Rom Set" for Robot Ron. 

Footage of "Draco" released before Robotron

Total Carnage ending story 

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 2021-04-03  1h55m