Month: June 2016

The Retro Hour – Episode 25 (The Invention of M.U.Ds with Richard Bartle)

We speak to gaming pioneer Richard Bartle who co-invtended the first M.U.D game in the 70s, which lead to the rise of MMOs! How did it all start, and why would he close down World of Warcraft? …


The Retro Hour – Episode 24 (Seaside Arcades and C64s with Sam Dyer)

We reminisce about seaside Arcade memories, the Commodore 64 and Amiga games with the author of the Visual Compendium books, Sam Dyer!…


The Retro Hour – Episode 23 (Lotus 2 and Top Gear with Barry Leitch)

How did the theme music to Lotus 2 on the Amiga come in a dream, and why is Top Gear on the SNES the biggest thing in Brazil? We chat to Barry Leitch this week!…


The Retro Hour – Episode 22 (Dizzy & Codemasters with The Oliver Twins)

We get the inside story on Dizzy with the legendary Oliver Twins! How did they avoid using the Spectrum keyboard, and have they found a new Dizzy game?! …