Episode 147 – 8 Bit Rebirth


In this episode Dean Swain, Mads Kristensen & Steve Erickson discuss the current trend of modernising popular 8 bit systems of yesteryear in which Steve goes off on one, Dean is level headed annoyed over the colour clash backlash debate and Mads is the voice of reason. Plus there’s a round up of the RA retro gaming club high score tables.


Paul Driscoll’s book THE VIDEO GAME YEARS : PRESS START – The Birth of Video Game: Before the year 1977

Alexis Crowley’s YouTube page Nintendo Arcade

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