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.

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Maximum Power Up Presents: The Lost RetroCollect FM Chronicles Part 1

Well this is a blast from the past, back in 2014, Chris got together with Martin Hinson and Kurt Kalata from Hardcore Gaming 101 to talk all things Castlevania. Now these were thought lost after a laptop containing the files was lost, however Chris...



Episode 89: Amiga Power With Cam Winstanley

Paul sits down with Cam Winstanley to discuss one of the most popular Amiga magazines, Amiga Power.  Lasting over 5 years Amiga Power built up a passionate readership that Cam was there to witness for several years starting as a writer and later...


 2019-08-15  1h24m

Episode 88: Microsoft XBox

In November 2001 Microsoft released their first console into a market that was changing. Sega's Dreamcast had failed so they left the market. However Microsoft knew how to make an entrance! From the off they set out to do things differently. With a...


 2019-06-10  2h33m

Episode 87: Super Mario Brothers The Movie

Join Chris, Phil and Aaron as they take a trip to the movies. In what’s hopefully a first of many movies based on games episodes the crew take a look at 1993’s Super Mario Bros The Movie. We take you through the movie, offer our thoughts and what...


 2019-05-08  1h14m

Episode 86: Top Ten Games Magazines Part 2

Welcome to part 2 of the Top 10 Games Mags. These are the final 5 magazines that have been voted by our listeners on Twitter, Facebook and more. Paul sits down with a guest from each magazine again to discuss their memories and thoughts of each...


 2019-04-09  2h50m

Episode 86: Top Ten Games Magazines Part 2

Following on from part one of the Top 10 Games Magazines from last month. Paul sits down with several guests to discuss the final five magazines that made the list. Obviously with so many magazines from over the years a lot missed the top 10 but we...


 2019-04-07  2h3m

Episode 85: Top 10 Games Magazines Part 1

Games magazines have always been a popular part of gaming. Although there aren't too many around these days, in the 80's & 90's there were loads to choose from. In January we asked our listener's to tell us their 5 fave games mags. Obviously there...


 2019-03-24  2h37m

Episode 84: Video Pinball

Chris Smith Mk. 2 takes the reins for this episode looking at some highlights from the history of bringing pinball to the world of video games. Chris is joined by Phil, and our hosts discuss their favourite pinball games and some notable...


 2019-02-07  1h43m

Episode 83: Dave Upchurch Interview

In this episode Paul interviews Dave Upchurch. Starting his career at EMAP on popular 90's magazine ACE he soon was moved to The One Amiga where he became the magazines editor. At the time the Amiga was going from strength to strength with games...


 2019-01-21  3h17m

Episode 82: Batman

Witness Phil using powers that rival those of the World’s Greatest Detective, as he supervises the first joint appearance of Chris Smith original and Chris Smith redux on a journey through the highs and lows of the caped-crusader’s video game...


 2018-12-23  1h22m