Episode 394 – Analog Recorded For Authentic Sound

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This week we celebrate the birthday of Lord British by talking a bit about the Elder Scrolls games. We’ve seen some of the dirtiest NES carts cleaned and repaired and we question the value of empty boxes. We’ve got more tips for Sega Genesis sprite programming and a Blockbuster video store that managed to stay in business until 2017 in this episode of the Retro League.

This Week in Gaming History

July 4, 1961 – Birthdate of Richard Garriott, creator of the Ultima series

Hot Topics

Repairing NES and games left in a barn

Romero’s Doom II floppies sell for $3,000

Virtually Retro

Sidekick High – Charming adventure inspired by Sierra and LucasArts games

Bonk 3: Bonk’s Big Adventure (Wii U Virtual Console)

Devil’s Crush (Wii U Virtual Console)

Strayed (Android)

Quasarius – The Amiga gets a very Arcade like shoot em up

News

Mario Paint Lovers Rejoice, Hyperkin Is Making A New SNES Mouse

Take a Look at Some Awesome Retro Gaming Coffee Tables

Ten Games That Probably Won’t Be Released Under Sega Forever

Caveat Gamer

N64 Nintendo 64 Memory Card Plus Expansion Pak Jumper Pak

Turbografx Game Box – Devil’s Crush – Original Box TG16 Box Only – TGX Pinball

RETRO CLASSIC TV GAME CONSOLE 8-BIT BUILT-IN 500 PRELOADED NES CHILDHOOD GAMES WITH 2 CONTROLLERS

Random Links

One of the few remaining Blockbusters in the US is closing ? take a look inside

#CUPodcast: Earthbound NES Prototype Cart Discovered

Games of The Week

Toobin’ (Game Boy Color)

Circus Atari (Atari 2600)

Freeloader Game of the Month

Jet-Paco, Hyper Special Space Agent!

 


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