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 1h10m. Bisher sind 250 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich

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episode 247: Dara Ó Briain: Gaming Memories - The Retro Hour EP247

We're joined by comedian, TV presenter and life-long video games fan Dara Ó Briain for a fantastically nostalgic chat about C64s, Vic 20s, Joysticks, Arcades, 80's gaming mags, Robot Wars, Go 8 Bit and much more!



episode 246: Broken Sword with Charles Cecil - The Retro Hour EP246

We get the inside story on the legendary Broken Sword series, and the new Beyond a Steel Sky game in part 2 of our chat with Revolution CEO, Charles Cecil.



episode 245: Beneath a Steel Sky & Lure of The Temptress: Charles Cecil - The Retro Hour EP245

We get the inside story on Revolution Software with CEO Charles Cecil, in part 1 we talk about the foundations of the company and classics like Lure of The Temptress and Beneath a Steel Sky.



episode 244: Sierra Online: The True Story with Ken Williams - The Retro Hour EP244

We get the incredible story of the rise and fall of the legendary Seirra Online with founder and CEO, Ken Williams.



episode 243: Team 17 to Hollywood with Cris Blyth - The Retro Hour EP243

Cris Blyth is an Emmy nominated visual effects director, we reminisce about his time at Team 17 working on titles like Worms 1 & 2 and Alien Breed: Tower Assault, before moving to L.A to work at James Cameron's Digital Domain.



episode 242: Grand Theft Auto writer Brian Baglow - The Retro Hour EP242

We're joined by Grand Theft Auto writer Brian Baglow to get the inside story on the early development and PR for the first GTA, and the exciting Scottish gaming scene.


 2020-09-18  1h27m

episode 241: My Life In Gaming - The Retro Hour EP241

How to get the best out of your retro systems. CRT vs LCD displays, the best upscaling solutions, FPGA consoles and more with the brilliant Coury and Try from My Life In Gaming.


 2020-09-11  1h27m

episode 240: The Games That Weren't - The Retro Hour EP240

We explore video games that were never released, and find out the gripping untold stories behind them with the author of website and new book The Games That Weren't, Frank Gaskin.


 2020-09-04  1h15m

episode 239: ZX Spectrum Next: History & Future - The Retro Hour EP239

The ZX Spectrum Next is the hottest thing in retro due to smashing its second Kickstarter. We get the history and future of this wonder machine with team member Henrique Olifiers ZX Spectrum Next Kickstarter:


 2020-08-28  1h21m

episode 238: Text Adventure Games: History and Rebirth - The Retro Hour EP238

We reminisce about the lost genre of the Text Adventure and it's recent rebirth with the creator of the Adventuron creation system, Chris Ainsley


 2020-08-21  1h9m