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by Swainy
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Retro Asylum 200: Blasts From The Past
Replies: 1
Views: 222

Retro Asylum 200: Blasts From The Past

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/200_final.png So this is it, our 200th Episode! Dean Swain and the rest of the current Retro Asylum team go in search of RA hosts of the past to celebrate 200 episodes of “The UK’s No.1 Retro Gaming Podcast”. Join us in our longest ever episode, as ...
by Swainy
Wed Dec 20, 2017 6:30 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: Retro Asylum - 2017 Christmas Special
Replies: 0
Views: 84

Retro Asylum - 2017 Christmas Special

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/1751.png Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls it’s time for the Retro Asylum 2017 Christmas Special! Join the team, friends and the RA community as they talk about their favourite retro gaming Christmas memories. There’s fun, quizzes and hilarity ga...
by Swainy
Sun Oct 22, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro Podcasts
Replies: 8
Views: 124

Re: Retro Podcasts

As the owner of Retro Asylum I’ve got to recommend our show if you want to hear about retro gaming from a UK perspective, especially if you had a computer back in the day.

One of our most popular style of shows is our 8 Bit Wars episodes:

https://youtu.be/VtLaOBhG1Zg
by Swainy
Thu Sep 28, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 170 - Emulation
Replies: 0
Views: 131

RA 170 - Emulation

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/170.png Steve Erickson & Matt Wilsher delve into the tricky topic of emulation and discuss what emulators they use and recommend plus a whole lot more! http://traffic.libsyn.com/retroasylum/RA_170_-_Emulation.mp3 Again, a massive thanks and a name c...
by Swainy
Sun Sep 10, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 169 - Alone In The Dark
Replies: 0
Views: 84

RA 169 - Alone In The Dark

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/169b.png Mads Kristensen & Chris O’Regan rewind back to the early 1990’s to fire up their 486’s, talk a load of DOS and play Infogrames Alone In The Dark. Once again a huge thanks and a name check as ever to our Patreon supporters: Richard Pipes Nic...
by Swainy
Mon Jul 24, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 167 - Colecovision
Replies: 0
Views: 88

RA 167 - Colecovision

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/167.png Paul Davies & Dean Swain play one of the hottest consoles of the early 1980’s that played host to a ton of quality arcade conversions, namely the CBS Colecovision – A console that for it’s time had superb graphics & sound but fell victim of ...
by Swainy
Tue Jul 04, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 166 - Discworld
Replies: 0
Views: 109

RA 166 - Discworld

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Mads Kristensen and Chris O’Regan take a retrospective look at the Discworld games from the mid 1990’s and discuss point & click adventures in general.

http://traffic.libsyn.com/retroasylum/discworld.mp3
by Swainy
Tue Jul 04, 2017 7:50 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA165: The Atari ST
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Re: RA165: The Atari ST

Glad that you enjoyed it!
by Swainy
Wed Jun 21, 2017 2:30 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA165: The Atari ST
Replies: 2
Views: 136

RA165: The Atari ST

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/165_final.png After a short break following our Revival 2017 specials, Dean Swain & Chris O’Regan return to take a fascinating look back at Atari’s much maligned range of 16 bit computers. The guys also discuss all of the latest news of the retro ga...
by Swainy
Tue May 30, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 163 - Rare Panel
Replies: 0
Views: 113

RA 163 - Rare Panel

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/163.png Our penultimate Revival 2017 audio podcast is our much-anticipated Rare panel featuring Kev Bayliss, Chris Marlow and Sean Pile talking about their work at the legendary development house. The panel was hosted by former Rare staffer and host...
by Swainy
Sun May 28, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 162: Jim Bagley & The ZX Spectrum Next
Replies: 0
Views: 92

RA 162: Jim Bagley & The ZX Spectrum Next

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/162.png Almost a year to the day since Henrique Olifiers brought the Spectrum Next prototype and his grand idea to our 2016 panel, Jim Bagley joins Dean Swain and Paul Jenkinson (from The Spectrum Show) to talk about the Spectrum Next, Jim’s ideas t...
by Swainy
Fri May 26, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 161 - Revival 2017: Gremlin Panel
Replies: 0
Views: 115

RA 161 - Revival 2017: Gremlin Panel

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/161.png Our Gremlin panel at Revival 2017 sees Mark Hardisty talking with Mike Lister and Rich Stevenson about their development careers at Gremlin and their journey to the software house via Alligator, Hi Tech and Bizarre Developments among others....
by Swainy
Wed May 24, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 160 - Revival 2017: Dave Perry
Replies: 0
Views: 88

RA 160 - Revival 2017: Dave Perry

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/160WIP.png After an 18 year hiatus Dave Perry roared back to the retro gaming scene at Revival 2017. Join Paul Davies as he and the Revival audience hear all about Dave’s career and adventures as a true icon of a UK video gaming generation. For the ...
by Swainy
Mon May 22, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 159: Revival 2017 Shakedown
Replies: 0
Views: 72

RA 159: Revival 2017 Shakedown

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/159.png With the dust settling on an incredible Revival 2017, the team sit down with Craig Turner and Jim Bagley to chat about all the fun that was had by all of us who attended the two-day retro gaming blowout. For the lowdown on Revival Retro Even...
by Swainy
Thu May 18, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 158: Activision On The Commodore 64
Replies: 0
Views: 87

RA 158: Activision On The Commodore 64

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/IMG_4998.png Mads Kristensen & Steve Erickson take a look at some of the early games by Activision on the Commodore 64 and where possible, compare them to their Atari 2600 counterparts. Games discussed in this episode: Park Patrol H.E.R.O Ghostbuste...