In this episode Greg and George look at the SNES conversion of one of the most popular casual sport arcade games — NBA Jam! A huge hit when the game came out and spawning a franchise, this over the top 2 on 2 basketball game featured real players and NBA teams with over the top gameplay inspired by Arch Rivals. We discuss the arcade game and it’s history, how the SNES version of the game fared, it’s pros and cons, and what we think of the game now. If you have any questions, comments, etc. please check out our FB page or send a e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and as always thanks for your support!
Source:: The SNES Podcast #86 — NBA Jam
You voted so we are reviewing it. Sunset Riders by Konami has always been a favorite of gamers and collectors. Find out what the hype is all about.
TV talk hits a lot of shows this time. Stranger Things, Walking Dead, Wolf Cop, Dead Before Dawn, The Emoji Movie, and a bunch of others. News brings talk of all the new releases in the last month and a new game from the makers of Pokemon Go centered around the Harry Potter universe.
Alan Reeve, Reeve Software Alan Reeve is the founder of Reeve Software, a company that stated in 1984, creating software for the Atari 8-bit computers. Reeve Software published a variety of applications including Diamond GOS, News Station and News Station Companion, Publishing Pro, The Business Manager, and Diamond Write. The company’s games included Battle Tank, Bomber, Castle Attack, Space Hunt, and Star Intruder. This interview took place on October 14, 2017. Diamond GOS advertisement 1990 Antic magazine interview with Alan, and part 2 Antic magazine review of Diamond GOS AtariMania’s list of Reeve applications AtariMania’s list of Reeve games ReeveSoft current web site ReeveSoft corporate history
Hey kids! Thanks for stopping by. We have a super fun show ahead of us this week. We start off with a few more tales of The Tubbs Fire. These are all good, a few hero tales and one of them involves a dog and a bike. It’s a good one.
Then we’re onto The Main Event of the show a indepth look at Thor: Ragnorak the latest release from Marvel Studios and the latest from one of my fave directors, Taika Watiti. We went to see this jam on my birthday so there is some fun talk about what I did that day. It’s sort of interesting.
From there we touch on some TV, Comics and other stuff in the final segment. It’s all good man, There’s Star Trek, Riverdale, The Black Hood, Bendis’ move to DC Comics and a bunch of other stuff. It’s a good segment.
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Source:: CCCM – Nightmares
What’s good on TV these days? Well, if you are into genre geek entertainment, you come to he right place. Join Carlos at GeekFest Rants, and learn about his top 3 current favorite shows. We’ll go from David Fincher’s creepy Mindhunter, to the latest Star Trek incarnation – Star Trek Discovery, and to family favorite 80’s nerd spectacular Stranger Things.
Also we are going to wish ourselves a belated happy 7th anniversary (insert party horn sound) as we go back in time and peak behind the curtain into the making of GeekFest Rants. Get ready to have a Totally Tubular time.
In this episode of ANTIC The Atari 8-bit Computer Podcast: The artificial intelligence that acts as the hosts of the show laments the lack of Atari goodness this month. Nir Dary avails us of his world travels, this time to the ABBUC meeting. Plus all the Atari news we could find.
What we’ve been up to
- Tandy Assembly – http://www.tandyassembly.com
- Portland Retro Gaming Expo – http://retrogamingexpo.com/
- Ted Nelson Junk Mail project https://archive.org/details/tednelsonjunkmail
- Donate to Ted Nelson project at: https://paypal.me/Savetz
- Stewart Cheifet interview with Atari content on Floppy Days Podcast – http://floppydays.libsyn.com/floppy-days-78-interview-with-stewart-chefeit-computer-chronicles
- Atari 800xl clear case – https://www.facebook.com/groups/181644898539691/permalink/1480954711942030/
- Retro-Housing on Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Retro-Geh%C3%A4use-by-Plexilaserde-493569180811023
- The Atari 800Xl Housing can be ordered here – http://www.plexilaser.de/shop/Acrylgehaeuse-fuer-ATARI-800XL-Teilesatz
- Revive 1027 – Roller Rubber Replacement for ATARI®1027 Printers – http://atariage.com/forums/topic/271589-revive1027-order-thread/
- 1088XEL boards – http://AtariBits.Weebly.com/1088XEL.html
- ABBUC Hardware Contest 2017 – http://www.abbuc.de/atari/hardware-ressort/80-hardware/hardwarewettbewerbe/1835-hardwarewettbewerb-2017
- Issue #4 of Eight Bit magazine highlights our favorite 8-bit home computer – https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/8bitmagazine/eight-bit-magazine-4-amstrad-atari-commodore-spect
- Eight Bit Magazine Website – http://www.eightbitmagazine.com/
- Telnet65: Remote telnet connection for Atari computers – http://www.vintageisthenewold.com/telnet65-remote-telnet-connection-for-atari-computers/
- 2018 Calendar with Atari 8-bit Theme – http://www.vintageisthenewold.com/2018-calendar-brought-you-by-atari-800xl/
- Upcoming Shows where you might see Atari computers (or Atari people):
- SillyVenture 2017, Fri, December 8, 5am – Sun, December 10, 1pm, Gdansk, Poland – http://sillyventure.eu/
Welcome to the official website “Silly Venture 2k17”! One of the biggest international events devoted to the platforms of our favorite brand – Atari – returns.
- Vintage computer fest Seattle Feb 10-11 2018, Living Computers: Museum + Labs – http://vcfed.org/wp/2017/07/07/vintage-computer-festival-pacific-northwest/
- International Atari Shows (Nir Dary) – https://email@example.com&pli=1
YouTube videos this month
- Demonstration of the SYSCHEK V2.2 Hardware – Nir Dary –
- ATARI 800 XL XE Classic Edition Games from Poland – Nir Dary –
- Atari 800XL Numen Demo – Nir Dary –
- Hebrew ATARI XL Computer – Nir Dary –
- Demo of MIDI player prototype for the Atari 8-bit – Nir Dary –
- Also, see thread on AtariAge at http://atariage.com/forums/topic/269207-midi-interface/
- ABBUC Atari Club Annual Meeting 2017 – Nir Dary –
- RETRO=RICKY ATARI 130XE COMPILATION HALLOWEEN GAMES PART II 100617 –
- Atari 1088XEL Mini-ITX motherboard unboxing – Jonathan Halliday (FlashJazzCat) –
New at Archive.org
- Atari PILOT Eliza 2
- Atari Cambridge Research Language Design meeting agenda
- LNBUG 2 Manual
- LNBUG 6.0 Manual
Nir’s Segment – ABBUC 2017 Meeting
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Source:: Amigos Podcast 119 – Top Banana
Guy Ferrante, S&S Wholesalers and Star BBS Guy Ferrante worked for S&S Wholesalers, a Miami Florida-based computer mail order company, where he was in charge of creating magazine advertisements and managing the warehouse. He also ran Star BBS, a bulletin board system based in South Florida, for 11 years. This interview took place on August 25, 2017. “There’s merchandise all over the place. I can’t even walk in there. I’m stepping on the merchandise. … And I said, ‘Sandy, what’s going on here?’ He says, ‘Guy, the advertisement was a success, I need you here full time.'” S&S Wholesalers ad in July 1986 Antic magazine S&S Wholesalers ad in June 1987 A.N.A.L.O.G. Computing magazine Tom Hunt interview
Here’s a short episode about the Extra Life Marathon I did which happened this past weekend. It is a great charity and an event that I look forward to doing every year. Thank you so much for all of your support, please check the links below if you’d like to make a donation. I believe you can donate until the end of the year. Thank you for listening! My Extra Life donation page Ryan’s Extra Life Donation page Rick’s Extra Life Donation page Greg’s Twitch page
Source:: Extra Life 2017 Wrapup Special