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 1h11m. Bisher sind 288 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 14 days 18 hours 39 minutes


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episode 275: Mattel Intellivision History With Dave Warhol - The Retro Hour EP275

We chat to industry veteran Dave Warhol who was part of the infamous Intellivision Blue Sky Rangers team, plus he later worked with Lucas Arts and founded Realtime Associates in 1986.


 2021-05-14  1h35m

episode 274: Metro-Siege: Making NEW Amiga Games - The Retro Hour EP274

We chat to Corey and Mike from BitBeamCannon who are making incredible NEW Amiga games, including the fast action arcade brawler Metro-Siege.


 2021-05-07  1h34m

episode 273: Commodore 65 & Mega 65 - The Retro Hour EP273

The Commodore 65 was a cancelled super 8-bit computer from the early 90s, but in 2021 a team of hardcore fans have created a 21st century realisation of it. Running 40x faster than a C64 with some stunning modern features. We chat to project founder Paul Gardner-Stephen.


 2021-04-30  1h35m

episode 272: SimCity, Predator & Superior Software with Peter Scott - The Retro Hour EP272

Peter Scott ported some of the best games to the BBC Micro including SimCity, and worked on hit TV shows like GamesMaster and The Big Breakfast alongside Zig & Zag!


 2021-04-23  1h37m

episode 271: Earthbound & Life Inside Nintendo with Marcus Lindblom - The Retro Hour EP271

We chat to Marcus Lindblom who brought Mother 2 to the western audience as Earthbound, and get some stories about his time at Nintendo during the glory days of the SNES.


 2021-04-16  1h28m

episode 270: Atari & Computing Pioneer Chris Crawford - The Retro Hour EP270

We talk to the legendary Chris Crawford about his roots in Mainframe gaming, his time at Atari and founding the Computer Game Developers Conference (GDC).


 2021-04-09  1h44m

episode 269: Dominik Diamond & 8-Bit Show & Tell - The Retro Hour EP269

We catch up with Dominik Diamond about his new GamesMaster book and is he involved in the TV reboot? Plus, cloning the C64 and more with Robin Harbron from the wonderful 8-Bit Show And Tell.


 2021-04-02  1h37m

episode 268: Making New Vectrex Games in 2021 - The Retro Hour EP268

We chat to developer Robin Jubber about developing games on the Vectrex in 2021, and his past work on games like Malice, Rat Attack and more!


 2021-03-26  1h29m

episode 267: Ocean Software: Inside Stories with Bill Harbison - The Retro Hour EP267

We get some amazing stories from the glory days of Ocean Software with Bill Harbison who worked on classics like Robocop, Batman The Movie, Chase H.Q and Jurassic Park.


 2021-03-19  1h29m

episode 266: Pete Cannon: Making Amiga Jungle Music in 2021 - The Retro Hour EP266

We chat to the amazing Pete Cannon about producing Jungle and Hip-Hop music on the Amiga today, the tools he uses and his history.


 2021-03-12  1h18m