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episode 53: Is Dread finally the Amiga's Doom? This Week in Retro 51


GPS on your NES, games within games, a 40 year old typo gets fixed, and we judge Dred. All this and our community question of the week on This Week in Retro! 


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0:00 Show Open

0:33 Google Maps on the NES

https://gizmodo.com/a-determined-hacker-has-brought-google-maps-to-the-nes-1847571586

11:48 Games within Games

https://www.gamespew.com/2021/09/you-can-play-taito-classic-arkanoid-in-life-is-strange-true-colors/

20:42 Uncovering Arctic Adventure 

https://www.pcgamer.com/uk/developer-returns-to-game-after-four-decades-discovers-and-fixes-typo-so-it-works/

29:03 We judge Dread

https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/pihmj1/dread_ep_09_doom_clone_for_amiga_500_the_demo_map/



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This Week in Retro is a weekly roundup of the hottest stories from the world of retro gaming and computing, voted on by you, the listener! Hosted by Neil from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming.



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Portions of "I made Google Maps 8-bit for NES because Google wouldn't" courtesy of  ciciplusplus - https://youtu.be/5vcPnk-6saw


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