Episode 386 – Computer Games: Evolved

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This week we are joined again by The NoSwearGamer to talk about some classic MS-DOS computer games and the misleading title of a 2017 video game hall of fame inductee. You can help crowdfund a new ZX Spectrum machine and a new NES game with dragons. We venture into dust-filled desktops and the ancient plans Namco had for the Sega Saturn in this episode of the Retro League.

This Week in Gaming History

May 10, 1995 – Namco announces plans to develop for the Sega Saturn (also the week of the Sega Saturn surprise launch)

Hot Topics

2017 World Video Game Hall of Fame Inductees

Super Nintendo CD PlayStation Teardown

Virtually Retro

AscDungeon

Bonk’s Revenge (Wii U Virtual Console)

NeoGeo The King of Fighters ’95 (PS4)

News

Kickstarter: Twin Dragons – A brand new game for the NES

The Making Of Micro Machines

Kickstarter: ZX Spectrum Next

Caveat Gamer

VINTAGE RARE Gateway 2000 386/25 PC – NO HD

Tele Games Strategic Space Combat Game – Sears – Atari 2600

Random Links

Fluxblog Survey Mixes

Games of The Week

King’s Quest V CD (DOS)

One Must Fall 2097 (DOS)

Space Quest 3 (DOS)

Freeloader Game of the Month

StarCraft

 


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