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This Week in Retro

By Neil from RMC and John from Amigos Retro Gaming
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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Is the Retro Bubble About to Burst? This Week in Retro 41
Build your own ZX 81, Wing Leader is the Wing Commander sequel we always wanted, an Earthbound data disc is recovered, and is the retro bubble about to burst? Join Neil and John as they discuss this week's hottest stories from the world of retro! 🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 0:00 Show Open 0:34 Build your own ZX 81 https://hackaday.com/2021/05/28/build-a-new-zx81/ 9:45 RetroRewind.ca Save 10% with TWIR10 10:33 Wing Leader lives! https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/nxh3rz/wing_leader/ 23:00 Earthbound’s Secrets Revealed! https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2021/06/earthbounds-original-translator-parses-new-game-secrets-found-26-years-later/ 30:13 AmigaForever.com - the best way to legally emulate the Amiga on PC. 31:32 The Pandemic Nostalgia Bubble? (and will it burst) https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/nwk81e/model_trains_offer_comfort_in_pandemic_says_hornby/ Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! Need a turnkey Amiga emulation solution? AmigaForever.com has you covered! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. Video and Image Credits: "Can You Build A Brand New ZX80/81 From 100% New Parts?" footage courtesy of yt/The Retro Shack - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wrAgdLYNKJo Wingleader footage courtesy of Howie Day @howieeday - https://twitter.com/howieeday "File:ZX80.jpg" by Daniel Ryde, Skövde is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0  "File:Sinclair-ZX81.png" by Evan-Amos is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0  "File:Amstrad CPC464.jpg" by Bill Bertram is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.5 #ThisWeekinRetro #WingLeader #RetroComputing
44:06
June 19, 2021
TATE Mode with the Taito Mini! This Week in Retro 40
Taitio has a new mini arcade cab--and it goes vertical! Nintendo's lawyers get a payday, the SNES goes widescreen, and a long-lost arcade machine is found and dumped. Join Neil and John for another recap of the week's top retro stories! 🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 0:00 Show Open 0:35 Taito climb aboard the mini train https://www.theverge.com/2021/6/4/22518220/taito-egret-2-mini-announced-arcade-cabinet-trackball-paddle-controller-price-date 10:39 AmigaForever.com for a turnkey Amiga emulation solution 11:32 Nintendo drops the hammer, bros!  https://torrentfreak.com/nintendo-wins-2-1-million-judgment-against-pirate-site-operator-210529/ 27:09 RetroRewind.ca Use TWIR10 to save 10% 28:00 The Super Nintendo gets wide https://www.pcgamesn.com/emulation/bsnes-hd 35:56 No one can stop Mrs. Dynamite https://www.pcgamesn.com/emulation/mame-232-mrs-dynamite Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! Need a turnkey Amiga emulation solution? AmigaForever.com has you covered! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. Video and Image Credits: Mrs.Dynamite footage courtesy of David 'mamehaze' Haywood - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcd55nv9pTcFNlXOIax7fiQ Widescreen Mario images and footage courtesy of Vitor Vilela @HackerVilela (Twitter)
46:36
June 12, 2021
Carry on adventure gaming! Ken Williams is back! This Week in Retro 39
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 0:00 Show Open 0:32 A Mini Macro Micro https://www.tindie.com/products/obso/pdp-8-replica-kit-the-pidp-8/?utm_source=hackaday&utm_medium=link&utm_campaign=fromstore#specs 9:55 TWIRSPRINGFUN to save 10% at RetroRewind.ca 10:46 Roberta and Ken Williams return to game design! https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/nluqc2/ken_roberta_williams_are_making_a_new_game/ 18:31 Summer Speedrunning https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-05-19-summer-games-done-quick-2021-reveals-full-schedule 26:31 AmigaForever.com - A turnkey Amiga emulation experience! 27:28 A new contender for the first easter egg https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/nkk81h/who_wrote_the_first_computer_easter_egg_new/ Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! Need a turnkey Amiga emulation solution? AmigaForever.com has you covered! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. Footage and Image Credits: "PDP-8" by twid is licensed with CC BY-SA 2.0. "Altair 8800 Computer" by euthman is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0  "File:Wang2200.png" by StenSoft (Wikipedia) is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0  "Radio Shack Tandy TRS-80 Model I" by eevblog is licensed under CC BY 2.0  "Commodore PET" by Dave Ruske is licensed under CC BY 2.0  "Apple II computer at the Smithsonian" by Kevin Burkett is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0
39:25
June 5, 2021
PDF Gaming is Finally Here! This Week in Retro 38
British bedroom coders go Hollywood, Amiga OS 3.2 bounces onto the scene, Mega Man gets physical, and is this the first ever PDF game? All this and more on This Week in Retro! 🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 🕸 Submit your favorite retro news on the TWiR Subreddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 0:00 Show Open 0:35 British Bedroom Coders go to Hollywood https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/ng6vae/8_minute_clip_of_the_button_bashers_retro/ 11:21 AmigaOS3.2 Bounces onto the Scene https://www.hyperion-entertainment.com/index.php/news/1-latest-news/290-amigaos-42-for-all-classic-amigas-released-and-available 18:04 TWIRSPRINGFUN to save 10% at Retrorewind.ca! 19:01 Mega Man Gets Physical https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/nh4cup/this_mega_collection_is_set_to_be_officially/ 25:48 The First PDF Game...Ever? https://lucas-c.itch.io/undying-dusk Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. Episode Image and Video Credits: The Button Bashers Movie - The Granny purchase clip by kind permission of Lee at www.elerbystudios.co.uk.
36:26
May 29, 2021
Put an FPGA in your ISA slot! This Week in Retro 37
This week Neil and John discuss the recent resurrection of Castlequest, the Graphics Gremlin FPGA GPU project,  using the PiePacker to bring back days of couch co-op virtually, and we ask the question "Is VR the future of Retro?" 🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 0:00 Show Open 0:35 Castlequest Lost and Found 9:56 Amigaforever.com 10:35 PC Fans Get a Graphics Gremlin 18:30 Online Multiplayer Console Games with PiePacker 27:54 RetroRewind.ca use TWIRSPRINGFUN to save 10% 29:23 Is VR the future of Retro? Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. Episode Video and Image Credits: Virtual Reality Commodore 64 video courtesy of yt/Open PC reviews. Full video found here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e4WtXQKV6W4 #ThisWeekinRetro #PiePacker #GraphicsGremlin
39:26
May 22, 2021
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? 🏆 Support Boat and Aaron  Your Patreon support helps us continue to produce Amigos every week! https://www.patreon.com/amigospodcast Watch LIVE Fridays at 5:30 Eastern on https://twitch.tv/amigospodcast 0:00 Ridiculous Banter 8:03 Amiga News 37:41 What's new from RetroRewind.ca 40:47 Pinball Dreams Review 1:22:19 Community Updates Check out our other shows! Our Sinclair: A ZX Spectrum Podcast https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLaD3XRYu1lQTGKJshXdRiCfdyz1F8PI4O 1200XL: An Atari 8 Bit Podcast https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLaD3XRYu1lQRZvc2lKfbY5mwey49FVdMM The CoCo Show: TRS-80 Color Computer Reviews: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLaD3XRYu1lQQ-8wxg3bWIptLYN6-hmstB ARG Presents - Spotlighting the wacky and obscure world of retro! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLaD3XRYu1lQQAI8bBa8z62vdBZnmgTq4s This Week in Retro: Up-to-date news for Out-of-date tech https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A News Links from the show: https://ggather.com/boatofcar/amigospodcast  Twitter:  https://twitter.com/amigosretro Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/amigospodcast/ Amigos: Everything Amiga is a weekly, wacky exploration of the Amiga scene, current news, and a look at the games we all remember--even those we'd like to forget! #AmigosPodcast #Amiga #Retrogaming
37:17
May 8, 2021
Let’s all drill holes in our retro and turn them into lamps! This Week in Retro 35
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Chapters: 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.ca 24:49 Whipping Up a Pi Storm 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ Story Links: Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. Image/Video Credits: "File:Sega F355 Challenge.jpg" by Joho345 is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0  "Yestercades, Somerville, NJ 5/3/15" by goodrob13 is licensed under CC BY 2.0
37:10
May 1, 2021
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! 🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 0:00 Show Open 0:35 486 Quake Race https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/mnrdf2/the_race_for_the_fastest_486_running_quake/ 8:42 Looking back at the Amstrad acquisition of Sinclair https://twitter.com/Lord_Sugar/status/1379737918995099648 18:05 What's new from RetroRewind.ca 19:30 Frog Find Internet Search for Retro Computers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c_v2_vTogS8 31:45 Amiga Forever 9 32:53 Atari Lynx on the MiSTer https://misterfpga.org/viewtopic.php?t=2096 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ Story Links: Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. #ThisWeekinRetro #486QuakeRace #Retrocomputing Credits: MiSTer FPGA: Lynx Core Status and Features video courtesy of FPGAzumSpass - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QfPLHMGxmZI AMD X5-133 Overclocked @180MHz / RECORD FPS in Quake/ PCI Clock Checker Tool video courtesy of CPU Galaxy - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qPRSHI4JoWI "File:Working-Sinclair-QL cropped.jpg" by Working-Sinclair-QL.jpg: Telecarlos derivative work: Regi51 is licensed under CC BY 3.0  "Sinclair C5" by Annie Mole is licensed under CC BY 2.0  "File:Atari-Lynx-I-Handheld.jpg" by Evan-Amos is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0
46:44
April 18, 2021
Nipples Kill Demo Parties - This Week in Retro 33
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ Story Links: Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. Image Credits: "1976 Renault 5 Advertising Road & Track April 1976" by SenseiAlan is licensed under CC BY 2.0 "1981 Renault 5 Turbo postcard" by Hugo-90 is licensed under CC BY 2.0   "File:Amstrad CPC464.jpg" by Bill Bertram is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.5
40:59
April 11, 2021
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! 🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Story Links: 0:00 Show Open 0:33 The 27 year Playstation hack https://www.retrorgb.com/playstation-1-tonyhax-soft-mod-released.html 8:39 Another one of a kind game unearthed in a field https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-03-16-never-before-seen-hyper-neo-geo-64-samurai-shodown-64-prototype-found-sitting-under-a-tree-in-a-californian-field 15:44 Amiga RGB to HDMI Drawing Extended! 17:11 Have your retro code judged by the greats https://www.reddit.com/r/RetroPie/comments/mez182/retro_coding_competition_eugene_jarvis_jeff/ 22:18 Atari NFT Sneakers https://retrododo.com/atari-nft-sneakers/ Neil: All this and our Community Question of the Week, on This Week in Retro. 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ Story Links:  Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. Video and Image Credits: Samurai Shodown 64 footage kindly supplied by Video Game Esoterica - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vQ5E1YMoAUs Playstation 1 Softmod footage kindly supplied by Modern Vintage Gamer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8b5UX5xd-lE&t=325s EPYX Logo Public Domain, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=30980913
31:60
April 4, 2021
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. 🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ Story Links: 1. Activision founders form a new 2600 game dev studio https://www.audacitygames.com/ Video of Circus Convoy https://www.twitch.tv/videos/947080393 2. The Demoscene goes legit http://demoscene-the-art-of-coding.net/2021/03/20/demoscene-accepted-as-unesco-cultural-heritage-in-germany/ 3. Happy Marchintosh!  http://www.marchintosh.com/ 4. The passing of a Rockstar https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/uk-england-leeds-56374535 Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming. Video and Image Credits: Circus Convoy footage kindly provided by ZEROPAGEHOMEBREW (https://twitter.com/zeropagehomebre) "File:Signed Pong Cabinet frei.jpg" by File:Signed Pong Cabinet.jpg: Chris Rand derivative work: Georgfotoart is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0  "Apple Power Macintosh G3 450Mhz (Blue & White)" by Mac Users Guide is licensed under CC BY-ND 2.0  "Trip Hawkins" by Christopher.Michel is licensed under CC BY 2.0  "File:JayMiner1990.jpg" by The original uploader was Hi-Toro at English Wikipedia. is licensed with CC BY 2.0. To view a copy of this license, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0 #Marchintosh
29:40
March 27, 2021
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! 🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 0:00 Show Open 0:38 Mass Effect, LucasArts Style! 9:57 BlueRetro Multiplayer Bluetooth on Classic Consoles 17:10 What's new from Retro Rewind? 18:38 The Curse of the Video Game Movie 24:15 Intellivision Comes to the Evercade 33:23 Community Question of the Week - Is Zelda an RPG? This week's community question of the week is "What modern game would you like to see demade into a point-and-click adventure? Post your answer on our show subreddit! https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ Story Links: 1. Mass Effect, Lucas Arts style! https://gamerant.com/mass-effect-lucasarts-point-click-adventure-demake/ 2. Multiplayer through Bluetooth on classic consoles https://hackaday.io/project/170365-blueretro 3. The curse of the “Video Game Movie” https://retrododo.com/max-reload-and-the-nether-blasters/ 4. Intellivision comes to the Evercade https://www.evercade.co.uk/intellivision-is-coming-to-evercade/ Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming.
37:02
March 12, 2021
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/ 🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 0:00 Show Open 2:10 Zelda Turns 35 11:27 The Retro Light at the End of Lockdown Glows Brighter 18:33 The Plimpbox from RetroRewind 20:14 Say Goodbye to Fry's 29:32 Driving the SNES Harder Than Ever 35:19 Community Question of the Week - Is Zelda an RPG? 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ Story Links: 1. Zelda turns 35 https://venturebeat.com/2021/02/22/nintendo-is-holding-back-zeldas-35th-anniversary-because-its-marketing/ 2. The retro light at the end of the lockdown tunnel grows brighter https://www.theregister.com/2021/03/01/retro_museum/ 3. Say goodbye to Fry’s https://hackaday.com/2021/02/25/frys-electronics-has-fizzled-out-completely/ 4. Driving the Super Nintendo harder than ever https://amp.reddit.com/r/emulation/comments/lp3sy8/race_drivin_snes_sa1_expansion_chip_conversion_by/
39:12
March 5, 2021
Voodoo Reborn | CoCo VR | Rare Arcade Found in Field | MSX Flash Cart- This Week in Retro Podcast Episode 28
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 🕸 TWiR Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ Story Links: 1. Reverse Voodoo Engineering https://hothardware.com/news/3dfx-voodoo-5-6000-recreated-by-enthusiast-vsa-100 2. VR on the CoCo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SlBEv0cqCV8 3. Rare arcade found rotting in field https://retrododo.com/rare-sega-arcade-cabinet/?fbclid=IwAR1HrFPsh6FjfJb7RhLoaodnzExwbsZpbPW_Ku1uJW3m_vULrcjys-5TFxU 4. A new SD Card solution for the MSX https://www.msx.org/news/hardware/en/ese-sdisk-a-new-mmcsd-interface-from-japan Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Subscribe to the audio version of the show! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro Voodoo Reborn | CoCo VR | R360 Found! | MSX Flash Cart - This Week in Retro Podcast Episode 28 Visit http://retrorewind.ca/ for new hardware for your Amiga and C64! 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 from RMC and John Shawler from Amigos Retro Gaming.
38:07
February 27, 2021
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.
48:32
February 21, 2021
Gamesmaster is Back! | RetroArch on MiSTer | Lunark | Collapse OS - This Week in Retro Podcast 26
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Thanks for taking the time to subscribe! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro 🕸 Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 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. Story links: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 1. Collapse OS:  https://hackaday.com/2019/10/26/collapse-os-an-os-for-when-the-unthinkable-happens/ 2. Retroarch eyes up FPGA https://www.libretro.com/index.php/retroarch-2021-hardware-roadmap-q1q2/ 3. Gamesmaster gets a reboot https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/uks-channel-4-is-planning-to-reboot-the-gamesmaster-tv-show/ 4. Lunark is giving me Flashbacks https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/ld2das/lunark_a_flashback_inspired_game_demo_available/ Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Gamesmaster is Back! | RetroArch on MiSTer | Lunark | Collapse OS - This Week in Retro Podcast 26 Visit Retrobench.com for your retro needs including their new Mister pack!
44:50
February 13, 2021
This Week in Retro Podcast 25 | Buffee the Vampire Slayer | Goldeneye 360 Remaster | Plex Gaming
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Thanks for taking the time to subscribe! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro 🕸 Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 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. Story links: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Buffee the Vampire Slayer | Goldeneye 360 Remaster | Plex Gaming | This Week in Retro Podcast 25
40:09
February 7, 2021
TWiR Episode 24 - Frankenstein N64 | Amiga 2200 | Briley Witch Chronicles | Amiga Turbo Sprint | This Week in Retro 24
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Story Links 1. A frankenstein N64 controller https://www-gamesradar-com.cdn.ampproject.org/v/s/www.gamesradar.com/amp/dual-analog-n64-controller/?amp_js_v=a6&amp_gsa=1&usqp=mq331AQFKAGwASA%3D#aoh=16112546239578&csi=0&referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&amp_tf=From%20%251%24s&ampshare=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.gamesradar.com%2Fdual-analog-n64-controller%2F 2. The Amiga 2200 caught on camera https://vintageisthenewold.com/national-enquirer-headlines-naked-amiga-2200-caught-on-camera/ 3. A new C64 RPG http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/01/briley-witch-chronicles-fabulous-work.html 4. And… Turbo Sprint! http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=101722&page=1 Thanks for taking the time to subscribe! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro 🕸 Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 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. Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming
39:08
January 30, 2021
TWiR Episode 23 - MegaDoom | Retro Computing in the New York Times | MouSTer | Overclocking the Super FX
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Thanks for taking the time to subscribe! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro 🕸 Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 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. Story links: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 1. Are you ready for MegaDoom!?  https://www.pcgamesn.com/doom/sega-genesis 2. Retro Computing Goes Mainstream https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/08/style/retrocomputing.html 3. Reinventing the Mouse https://retrohax.net/the-mouster-project-is-here/ 4. Overclocking the Super FX Chip https://www.patreon.com/posts/46222784 Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming Visit Retrobench.com for your retro needs including their new Mister pack!
31:10
January 23, 2021
TWiR Episode 22 - Game Boy Work Boy | SEUK 2021 | Acorn: A World in Pixels | The Lost Tomb Raider
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Story Links 1. A Long Lost Game Boy PDA https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2020/12/video_uncovering_the_workboy_-_the_long_lost_nintendo_game_boy_add-on 2. Wanted, games that SEUCK http://tnd64.unikat.sk/Seuck_Compo_2021.html 3. A New Book Celebrating Acorn Computers https://www.idesine.com/products/acorn-a-world-in-pixels 4. The lost Tomb Raider https://www-pcgamer-com.cdn.ampproject.org/v/s/www.pcgamer.com/amp/a-lost-tomb-raider-remake-has-resurfaced-and-you-can-play-it/?amp_js_v=a6&amp_gsa=1&usqp=mq331AQFKAGwASA%3D#csi=0 Thanks for taking the time to subscribe! 📻 Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-week-in-retro/id1526487568?uo=4 📻 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2OPQ3cADaB92E9SpRdTe5y 📻 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yZjQ5ODlmOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw 📻 RSS: https://anchor.fm/s/2f4989f8/podcast/rss 📻 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFMx-JitepTttWc-ABHhu8A/ 📻 All other services: https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro 🕸 Sub Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/ 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. Follow your hosts! Twitter: https://twitter.com/rmcretro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming
32:06
January 14, 2021
TWiR Episode 21 - RIP Flash | Mini 486 | DOSBox Pure | Nox Archaist
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Show Notes: 1.Gone in a Flash https://www-bbc-co-uk.cdn.ampproject.org/v/s/www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/technology-55497353?amp_js_v=a6&amp_gsa=1&usqp=mq331AQFKAGwASA%3D#csi=0&referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&amp_tf=From%20%251%24s 2. A mini 486 https://hackaday.com/2020/12/27/retrocomputing-with-modern-hardware-no-emulation-required/ 3. A Pure Dos experience https://hothardware.com/news/dosbox-pure-simplify-retro-pc-gaming-experience 4. Nox Archaist is the new retro Ultima you’ve been waiting for https://nox-archaist.myshopify.com/collections/games 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. Submit your favorite retro stories on TWIR's Subreddit. https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/new Follow your hosts! Twitter: twitter.com/RMCRetro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Instagram https://www.instagram.com/rmcretro Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming
27:28
January 7, 2021
TWiR Episode 20 - A #DOSember to Remember | Unreleased Simpsons Dreamcast Demo | Wonderland Dizzy | Apple II Schematics Auction
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Story Links: 1. A DOScember to Remember https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLh38SbsQfKYflf45ZX7IZ3D3rWT37rSRT Neil’s Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9swHDYrB7Cc 2.A dev kit discovery https://kotaku.com/someone-found-a-weird-unreleased-simpsons-game-on-an-ol-1845919560 3. The Oliver Twins return to Dizzy after 26 years! http://www.indieretronews.com/2020/12/wonderful-dizzy-could-this-be-best.html 4. The Apple schematics that are worth a fortune https://www.macrumors.com/2020/12/18/steve-wozniak-schematics-auction/ 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. Submit your favorite retro stories on TWIR's Subreddit. https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/new Follow your hosts! Twitter: twitter.com/RMCRetro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Instagram https://www.instagram.com/rmcretro Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming
31:17
December 26, 2020
TWiR Episode 19 - Codemasters to EA? | C64 Protopad | Commander Keen | Super Nintendo Land
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro 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. Story Links: 1. EA buying Codemasters? https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/kckcna/ea_ups_the_ante_for_codemasters/ 2. Play your classic computer games the right way...with a control pad? https://www.protovision.games/shop/protopad/protopad.php?language=en 3. How Commander Keen changed PC gaming https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/kdc2vt/30_years_of_vorticons_how_commander_keen_changed/ 4. Nintendo Land gets an Opening Date https://www.theverge.com/2020/11/30/21726093/super-nintendo-world-osaka-japan-opening-date-announced Submit your favorite retro stories on TWIR's Subreddit. https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/new Follow your hosts! Twitter: twitter.com/RMCRetro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Instagram https://www.instagram.com/rmcretro Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming
26:04
December 17, 2020
TWiR Episode 18 - Owlet for BBC Micro | A History of Console Shortages | Sega Venus Prototype | Amiga Checkmate Mini Unveiled
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Story links: 1. The Owlet BBC Micro Emulator https://gizmodo.com/this-bbc-micro-emulator-takes-you-back-to-1981-1845778222 2. Launch day console shortages https://www.denofgeek.com/games/ps5-vs-xbox-series-x-stock-shortages-estimates/ “Nuts for Nintendo”: https://youtu.be/yt4KG9ib8S4 3. The Sega Venus Prototype https://kotaku.com/sega-shows-old-handheld-prototype-for-the-first-time-pu-1845773103 4. Checkmate Minis! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/checkmate1500mini/amiga-3000-inspired-mini-itx-computer-case?ref=user_menu 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. Submit your favorite retro stories on TWIR's Subreddit. https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/new Follow your hosts! Twitter: twitter.com/RMCRetro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Instagram https://www.instagram.com/rmcretro Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming
35:09
December 10, 2020
TWiR Episode 17 - Why invert? | Sit-down Outrun | Driver 2 PC Port | 8-Bit Unity
🏆Your monthly support helps us keep the retro news flowing! https://www.patreon.com/thisweekinretro ☕Or just buy us a coffee! https://ko-fi.com/thisweekinretro Story Links: 1. Are you an invert? https://www.theguardian.com/games/2020/dec/02/scientists-studying-why-gamers-invert-their-controls 2. Sit-down Outrun comes home https://www.reviewgeek.com/59641/arcade1ups-latest-cabinet-outrun-will-race-into-your-living-rooms/amp/ 3. Driver 2 goes in reverse https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/comments/k4qatq/disclosure_my_video_but_an_interesting_subject/ 4. 8 bit Unity http://8bit-unity.com/?p=669 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. Submit your favorite retro stories on TWIR's Subreddit. https://www.reddit.com/r/thisweekinretro/new Follow your hosts! Twitter: twitter.com/RMCRetro https://twitter.com/amigosretro Youtube https://youtube.com/rmcretro https://www.youtube.com/amigosretrogaming Instagram https://www.instagram.com/rmcretro Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/amigosretrogaming
26:54
December 3, 2020
TWiR Episode 16 - Video Games Make Lots of Money | The Super Famicom Turns 30 | Capcom Mini Arcade | Codemasters sells to Take Two
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32:35
November 26, 2020
TWiR Episode 15 | Fujinet for Atari 8 Bit | Burnley Retro Cafe | Warrior 64 | ZX Spectrum Next Clone
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37:31
November 20, 2020
TWiR Episode 14 | Wild Wood C64 | Arcade 1Up Pinball | Raspberry Pi 400 | Billy Mitchell in Court
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36:12
November 5, 2020
TWiR Episode 13 - Mini PONG Jr. | Atari Hotels | Top Hole Golf | Arcade Dreams Documentary
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32:36
October 30, 2020
TWiR Episode 12 | Analogue Duo | Gaming Firsts | Ethernet at 40 | Amiga Addict Magazine
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32:46
October 22, 2020
TWiR Episode 11 | Mini Amiga 500 | Game Gear Micro | Dreamcast Mini | Monkey Island Doc
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36:43
October 16, 2020
TWiR Episode 10 | Fulfill your 8-bit Coding Dreams | The Playstation Turns 25 | A ZX Spectrum Museum | Brawler64 Controller
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38:30
October 10, 2020
TWiR Episode 9 | Sega Building 2 in Akihabra Closes | Sierra Tell-all | Windows XP Leak
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30:10
October 1, 2020
TWiR Episode 8 | Pac-Man Geo | Village CRT Kills Broadband | Myst VR | The Console Wars on CBS All Access
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32:24
September 24, 2020
TWiR Episode 7 | Hot Shot Racing Review | Engage Human-Powered Game Boy Clone | Sonic Encyclospeedia | Gateway 2000 Returns
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29:26
September 17, 2020
TWiR Episode 6 | The New Sinclair C5 | A Console for your Oscilloscope | 35th Anniversary Nintendo Game & Watch | Sid Meier's Memoir!
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34:15
September 11, 2020
TWiR Episode 5 | Gaming’s biggest urban legend comes to life / Turrican blasts back to modern consoles / THEC64 comes Stateside
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21:30
September 3, 2020
TWiR Episode 4 | Retro Gaming Comes to Netflix, A New Neo Geo Bartop, Crash Magazine is Back, The Dreamcast Lives On!
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22:31
August 26, 2020
TWiR Episode 3 | Atari VCS Preorders | Jetpac gets a Makeover | Sonic visits the SNES | The Latest Arcade1Up Cabs
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23:15
August 20, 2020
TWiR Episode 2 |The Luggable is Back! | Nintendo's Profits Soar | Intellivision Amico Gets Delayed | The Biggest Retro Kickstarter of 2020
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25:28
August 12, 2020
TWiR Episode 1 | Analogue Pocket is Sold Out | Powkiddy Q90 Reviews | Myst de-make | Elite on Vectrex!
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24:57
August 5, 2020
What is This Week in Retro?
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02:22
August 3, 2020