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!

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h7m. Bisher sind 168 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts


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episode 165: From Zork to The Dark Room with John Robertson - The Retro Hour EP165

In this episode we discuss everything from brutal Infocom text adventures, retro gaming TV and the story of "The Dark Room", the world's only live-action adventure videogame with the wonderful John Robertson.



episode 164: Imagine Software and Codemasters with Bruce Everiss - The Retro Hour EP164

We're joined by Bruce Everiss to get the inside story on the legendary rise and fall of Imagine Software and Codemasters in their heyday.



episode 163: Perifractic's Retro Recipes - The Retro Hour EP163

Our guest this week has been in Star Wars movies, and he's a retro computing and gaming geek, we catch up with the brilliant Christian Simpson aka Perifractic's Retro Recipes.



episode 162: Football Manager with Kevin Toms - The Retro Hour EP162

We get the inside story on the original Football Manager games with legendary developer Kevin Toms!



episode 161: Retro Cave Dwellers - The Retro Hour EP161

A laid back retro chat covering everything from importing systems from Japan, Sinclair C5s and Sharp X68000s with Neil from Retro Man Cave, Andrew Dalton and Gary Pinkett.


 2019-02-22  1h5m

episode 160: ToeJam & Earl Retrospective with Greg Johnson - The Retro Hour EP160

We get the history of the classic ToeJam & Earl with co-creator Greg Johnson and find out about their 2019 comeback.


 2019-02-15  1h14m

episode 159: Frank Klepacki: Command & Conquer, Dune, Star Wars - The Retro Hour EP159

We're joined by legendary Westwood Studios composer Frank Klepacki, chatting about Command & Conquer, Dune, Star Wars Empire at War and more!


 2019-02-08  1h14m

episode 158: Tony Takoushi talks Mean Machines and SEGA - The Retro Hour EP158

We talk to the founder of Mean Machines and Sega legend Tony Takoushi - plus WIN a copy of his new game.


 2019-02-01  1h10m

episode 157: The History of Firebird Software - The Retro Hour EP157

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 2019-01-25  1h16m

episode 156: Memoirs of an Auzzie Sega Game Counsellor - The Retro Hour EP156

We find out about life manning the phones as an early 90's Sega Game Counsellor with Tim Gadler.


 2019-01-18  1h10m