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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episode 93: 2020 - New Year Special

Once again Chris Smith mark 2 is joined by Paul & the other Chris Smith, with Arron coming along for the ride too. After the fairly well received Christmas episode, the boys are back with their highlights from 2019, and the old and new games...



episode 92: Christmas Special

Chris Smith mark 2 is joined by Paul & the other Chris Smith for a bit of Christmas chatter. Somehow Maximum Power Up hasn’t done this before. Tune in as your hosts compare Christmas memories. Some of them are bleaker than others.  As per...


 2019-12-22  1h50m

Episode 91: Jason Brookes Tribute

This is a special one off episode celebrating the games writing of Jason Brookes who sadly passed away recently. In 2016 and 2019 Paul had the pleasure of interviewing Jason to discuss his time on Super Play and Edge. These interviews have been taken...


 2019-12-05  1h20m

Episode 90: Disney's Aladdin

In this episode we take a look at one of the most loved 16bit game tie ins. Released in 1993 for the Sega Megadrive and Super Nintendo, gamers were treated to two very nice looking but very different games based on the hit Disney movie. Chris, Paul...


 2019-11-18  1h17m

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...


 2019-09-30  2h27m

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