This Week in Retro

A weekly roundup of the hottest stories from the world of retro gaming and computing, voted on by you, the listener! Hosted by Neil Thomas from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 32m. Bisher sind 37 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

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episode 36: Apogee is BACK! This Week in Retro 36


Pinball Dreams set the standard for pinball computer games for the rest of time. Where does it rank in the Dreams/Fantasies/Illusions trifecta?


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8:03 Amiga News

37:41 What's new from RetroRewind...


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episode 35: Let’s all drill holes in our retro and turn them into lamps! This Week in Retro 35


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0:00 Show Open

0:34 Mine Bitcoin with your C64

8:32 Amiga Forever 9

9:19 Destroying Retro for Art

16:40 Sega Sells its Western Arcade Division

23:59 RetroRewind...


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How fast can YOU run Quake? This Week in Retro 34


The Quake Olympics, looking back on Amstrad's aquistion of Sinclair, a new way to access the internet on retro computers, and Atari Lynx comes to the MiSTer!

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0:35 486 Quake Race

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Nipples Kill Demo Parties - This Week in Retro 33


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 2021-04-11  40m
 
 

episode 32: Atari's $3000 Virtual Sneakers | This Week in Retro 32


Atari's NFT Sneakers sell for $3000. Who's buying? Plus the Playstation finally gets a softmod 27 years in, retro greats judge a new code contest, and a rare Neo Geo game is found in a California field. All this and more on This Week in Retro!


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 2021-04-04  31m
 
 

episode 31: The Demo Scene is Legit! | This Week in Retro 31


The Demo Scene gets government recognition, Activision's original team returns to the 2600, it's Marchintosh, and the retro world mourns a Rockstar legend.


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 2021-03-27  29m
 
 

episode 30: Mass Effect as a LucasArts Demake? | This Week in Retro 30


Mass Effect is  being demade as a point and click LucasArts-style adventure--what other modern games do you think deserve similar treatment? Max Reload and the Nether Blasters tries to break the curse of the video game movie, BlueRetro brings bluetooth to multiplayer retro games, and  Intellivision is  coming to the Evercade. All this and more on This Week in Retro!


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 2021-03-12  37m
 
 

The light at the end of lock down? | This Week in Retro 29


Are we seeing the light at the end of the lock down retro drought? Zelda is 35, but Nintendo don't care. Fry's Electronics closes its doors for good, and new SA1 chips for the SNES. Plus our community question of the week - Is Zelda an RPG? Weight in on our post on the TWiR Subreddit, and we'll read the top 3 most upvoted answers on next week's show! https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/


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 2021-03-05  39m
 
 

episode 28: Voodoo Reborn | CoCo VR | Rare Arcade Found in Field | MSX Flash Cart- This Week in Retro Podcast Episode 28


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 2021-02-27  38m
 
 

episode 27: C64 Hidden Gems | Pour one out for Tapper | The Andy Warhol Museum Amiga Exhibit | Sayonara Kawasaki - This Week In Retro Podcast 27


This Week in Retro is a weekly roundup of the hottest stories from the world of retro gaming and computing, voted on by you, the listener! Hosted by Neil Thomas from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming.



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