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by Skeleton
Fri May 29, 2020 4:25 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Eugene Jarvis - Atari - Podcast Interview - Creator of Defender, Robotron & Smash TV
Replies: 6
Views: 251

Re: Eugene Jarvis - Atari - Podcast Interview - Creator of Defender, Robotron & Smash TV

I'm looking forward to hearing this, he was amusing to watch and listen to on that film The Name Of The Game, all about the making of Nex Machina (incredible game).

I'm desperate for a game of Robotron but my PS2 CD drive is f**ked and I can't get twin sticks working properly via MAME.
by Skeleton
Thu May 28, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What are you currently playing?
Replies: 24278
Views: 491682

Re: What are you currently playing?

I'd been looking for a playable Defender for a while, my PS2 broke and I had Williams Classics on that and don't see the game on PS4. So I've been looking around on emulators via RetroArch and rediscovered Guardian on C64, which was a brilliant clone back in the day and still great now. I can't find...
by Skeleton
Thu May 28, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retrogaming Spotlight: Missile Command
Replies: 17
Views: 1533

Re: Retrogaming Spotlight: Missile Command

I liked it in the old days but I feel more appreciation for it now. It's a very 'pure' arcade game and really well-designed. I revisited the VCS version recently and it's such a great conversion, really capturing the feel of the original. I didn't correlate it with the Cold War and nuclear weapons a...