The Retro Hour (Retro Gaming Podcast)

Your weekly dose of retro gaming and technology news and interviews with industry veterans. New episodes released every Friday!

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episode 181: PLATO: The Greatest Computer Network You’ve Never Heard of - The Retro Hour EP181

We get the untold story of the dawn of cyberculture and on-line gaming on the greatest computer network you've never heard of, PLATO with Brian Dear.



episode 180: Rare: The Inside Story - The Retro Hour EP180

We get the inside story on the legendary Rare with an all-star panel - David Doak (GoldenEye), Chris Marlow & Shawn Pile(Conkers Bad Fur Day, David Wise (Donkey Kong Country series) and Kevin Bayliss (Battle Toads/Killer Instinct)



episode 179: Conker's Bad Fur Day: Rare's Most Adult Game - The Retro Hour EP179

We get the development history of Rare's most adult game, 'Conker's Bad Fur Day' with Chris Marlow and Shawn Pile.



episode 178: Gremlin, Disney Interactive and EA: Inside Stories with Chris Shrigley - The Retro Hour EP178

We get some amazing inside stories from Gremlin, Disney Interactive and EA with Chris Shrigley, who worked on classics like Bounder, Masters of the Universe and Batman Returns on the Mega CD.



episode 177: Commodore Vic 20 Story with Neil Harris - The Retro Hour EP 177

The Commodore Vic 20 was the first home computer to sell 1 million units and shaped a generation, we get the inside story on its development and history with former Vic Commando team member Neil Harris


 2019-06-14  1h16m

episode 176: The History of The Vectrex - The Retro Hour EP176

We get the amazing history and the lowdown on the current Vectrex scene with Chris Romero a.k.a. "Vectrexer".


 2019-06-07  1h1m

episode 175: The Guru Meditation - The Retro Hour Podcast EP175

We're joined by Bill Winters and Anthony Becker, the team behind popular Amiga-based Youtube channel The Guru Meditation to talk about rare hardware collecting, user groups and meeting their heroes.


 2019-05-31  1h11m

episode 174: Abe's Oddysee, Cool Spot and Disney Games with William Anderson - The Retro Hour EP174

We get the story of classic games like Cool Spot, Jungle Book, Aladdin and Abe's Oddysee with Virgin Games legend William Anderson.


 2019-05-24  1h13m

episode 173: Lucasfilm Games and Atari Jaguar with James 'Purple' Hampton - The Retro Hour EP173

James 'Purple' Hampton worked at Lucas Film Games in their golden era on games like Monkey Island, before developing for the Atari Jaguar on titles like Alien VS Predator.


 2019-05-17  1h16m

episode 172: Matthew Smith Interview and Hogs of War History - The Retro Hour EP172

Our BIGGEST episode ever with 3 guests - Jake Habgood gives us the history of Hogs of War, Matthew Smith at the Jet Set Willy 35th anniversary and a breakthrough in retrobriting with Christian Simpson!


 2019-05-10  1h12m