The Intellivisionaries – Special Edition 3

Retroaction Entertainment, Intellivision Productions and Realtime Associates present to you… Intellivision classics Astrosmash, Shark! Shark! and Night Stalker re-imagined and modernized for gamers of all ages on PC & MAC. For more information visit: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/756513245/intellivision-gen2-video-games-for-pc-and-mac?ref=card

Source:: The Intellivisionaries – Special Edition 3

      

The Intellivisionaries – Episode 18 – Basketball(s)!

In this episode, we review the Mattel and INTV Corp. basketball games NBA Basketball and Slam Dunk Super Pro Basketball respectively. We interview designers / programmers Steve Ettinger, Dave Warhol, and Ken Smith. We also have listener audio contributions from Robert ‘Intellivision Dude’ Worden and Official Show Sports Correspondent Greg Miller. We talk to ‘SoCal’ Mike Kennedy about the Intellivision Gen2 Kickstarter, as well as his other projects. Brett Weiss comes on the show to discuss his video game books. And we hear from Todd Holcomb about his Ultimate Intellivision Flashback. There’s also Feedback, News, Mentions, Aleks On Intellivision, the Odyssey 2, ‘William’ (Robotic Announcer Guy), and George. So grab your basketball(s)… and have a listen!

0:00:00 – Turn on the tube TV insert [either basketball game] and go!
0:00:29 – The Intellivisionaries Theme by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
0:01:51 – Welcome & Thanks
0:11:13 – The Odyssey 2 on ‘robots’
0:12:16 – Welcome & Thanks (cont.)
0:18:12 – RVG promo
0:18:32 – Welcome & Thanks (cont.)
0:20:00 – Feedback
0:30:56 – A contest!?
0:31:18 – Feedback (cont.)
0:34:05 – Channel F Podcast promo
0:34:24 – Intellivision TV commercial (Mike Gibson & Ian Chappel)
0:35:16 – News
0:48:19 – The Odyssey 2 and ‘William’ on professionalism in podcasting
0:49:15 – News (cont.)
0:51:53 – Naberhood promo
0:52:57 – N.I.M.O.S.T.A.P.R.T.
1:03:48 – 255 Computer Command TV commercial
1:04:49 – A Diner boat?
1:05:19 – Japanese (Bandai) Intellivision TV commercial
1:05:32 – George reads Rick
1:06:14 – Interview: ‘SoCal’ Mike Kennedy / Intellivision Gen2 Kickstarter
2:09:00 – Spaulding Intellivision II TV commercial
2:09:40 – Interview: Brett Weiss
3:00:05 – Mattel Electronics Basketball TV commercial
3:00:33 – Game Review (part 1)
3:14:47 – [Flashback] Interview: Ken Smith (NBA Basketball)
3:20:42 – Game Review (part 2)
3:36:36 – Interview: Steve Ettinger & Dave Warhol (Slam Dunk)
4:24:48 – Inty Chip-Tune Break: “Bedtime Tune” by Der Luchs + George reads
4:26:28 – Intellivisionaries promo
4:26:38 – Aleks On Intellivision [music: “Back Again” by Ceaven]
4:35:27 – Game Review (part 3)
4:42:55 – ‘William’ and the Odyssey 2 on the special version of Slam Dunk
4:44:44 – Game Review (part 4)
4:52:45 – Listener audio submissions: Robert Worden & Greg Miller
5:06:07 – Intellivision Flashback commercial
5:07:50 – Astrosmash Gen2 game play
5:08:41 – music break: We Must Fly Like Seagulls” by Brent Santin & The Ovoids
5:12:20 – RGR promo + George on ‘size’
5:13:00 – ColecoVisions Podcast promo
5:13:18 – Interview: Todd Holcomb (Ultimate Intellivision Flashback)
5:51:06 – Wrap Up / “Treasured” by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
5:55:55 – Outtakes (music: “Frequent 000” – Atari Falcon Virtual Synth) + ‘William’

Source:: The Intellivisionaries – Episode 18 – Basketball(s)!

      

The Intellivisionaries – Episode 17 – Math, Word and Learning Fun

In this episode, we review the Mattel and INTV Corp. ‘educational’ games Math Fun, Word Fun, Learning Fun I and Learning Fun II. We interview designers / programmers Kimo Yap and Dave Warhol about the games. We also have a listener interview with Intellivision enthusiast Karen Overstreet. The Intelli-Virgins are back discussing Lock ‘N’ Chase, and of course there’s Feedback, News, the Odyssey 2 and lot’s of George. So sit back and have Fun and Learn!

0:00:00 – Turn on the tube TV insert [educational game of choice] and go!
0:00:27 – The Intellivisionaries Theme (Extended Mix) by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
0:05:26 – Welcome
0:11:16 – Intellivision TV commercial (free TV)
0:11:46 – Corrections & Thanks
0:17:17 – George (landfill)
0:18:08 – Feedback
0:32:52 – Aleks [NOT] On Intellivision
0:33:13 – George (Nolan Bushnell)
0:34:56 – RGR Promo
0:35:12 – News
0:48:19 – News – Live Guest: William Moeller of Elektronite
1:07:07 – News (continued)
1:13:38 – Intelli-Virgins: Lock ‘N’ Chase
1:44:52 – George reflects
1:48:31 – Listener Interview: Karen Overstreet
2:33:00 – George reviews Word Fun
2:36:36 – Intellivision TV commercial (Burger Time)
2:37:07 – George reviews Math Fun
2:40:31 – Intellivisionaries Promo
2:40:39 – Game Review (part 1)
3:24:37 – Interview: Kimo Yap (Math Fun)
3:59:36 – Game Review (part 2)
4:03:26 – Interview: Dave Warhol (Learning Fun I & II)
4:11:23 – Game Review (part 3)
4:21:40 – Will & Margo review the games
4:35:46 – George calls Victor
4:37:46 – Inty chip-tune break: “Leaving Taramis” by Jochen Hippel)*
4:39:25 – Game Review (part 4)
4:42:53 – Wrap Up / “Treasured” by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
4:47:25 – Outtakes (music: “A Long TIme Apart” – Atari Falcon Virtual Synth)
4:51:22 – George (final thoughts)

* Intellivision music player by Arnauld Chevallier

Source:: The Intellivisionaries – Episode 17 – Math, Word and Learning Fun

      

The Intellivisionaries – Episode 16 – Thunder Castle

Happy New Year! In this episode, we review the Mattel / INTV Corp. release of Thunder Castle. We interview the designers and programmers of the game, Connie Goldman and David Warhol. We also have a listener interview with Australian Intellivision enthusiast Harmik Khoronian. And there’s plenty of Feedback, News, George and the Odyssey 2 in this one too.

0:00:00 – Turn on the tube TV insert Thunder Castle and go!
0:00:21 – The Intellivisionaries Theme by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
0:01:43 – Welcome / Thanks
0:18:43 – George on Ten Pence Arcade
0:19:07 – Feedback
0:27:43 – Intellivision II TV commercial
0:28:12 – Feedback (continued)
0:30:22 – The Odyssey 2 / Intellivision IV speaks?
0:30:53 – Feedback (continued more)
0:33:33 – Mac or PC?
0:34:02 – Feedback (continued more still)
0:36:01 – Montana!
0:36:23 – Feedback (continued even more than before)
0:37:39 – Rhode Island!
0:37:57 – Feedback (geez, finish it already!)
0:51:12 – George on Atari 2600 GBG / Ferg
0:52:20 – Naberhood promo
0:53:24 – News
0:56:05 – Magnavox Odyssey TV commercial
0:56:55 – News (continued)
0:57:23 – The Odyssey 2 & Yadranka
0:57:47 – News (continued – here we go again)
1:00:50 – Clever, that!
1:01:54 – Arbor Day!
1:02:25 – News (oh brother)
1:18:13 – Dave Akers promo
1:18:31 – N.I.M.O.S.T.A.P.R.T.
1:23:09 – Listener Interview: Harmik Khoronian (part 1)
2:02:51 – Myer TV commercial
2:03:51 – Listener Interview: Harmik Khoronian (part 2)
2:35:31 – Intellivision TV commercial (Australia)
2:36:28 – Listener Interview: Harmik Khoronian (part 3)
2:37:16 – Thunder Castle ‘Deep Dive’ Game Review (part 1)
3:12:25 – Interview: David Warhol & Connie Goldman
4:20:23 – Intellivision Flashback TV commercial (edit)
4:22:06 – Alex On Intellivision: Thunder Castle
4:25:15 – Thunder Castle ‘Deep Dive’ Game Review (part 2)
4:37:44 – Wrap Up / “Treasured” by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
4:41:45 – Outtakes (Inty chiptune: “Best Part Of Creation” by Gunnar Gaubatzen)*

* Intellivision music player by Arnauld Chevallier

Source:: The Intellivisionaries – Episode 16 – Thunder Castle

      

The Intellivisionaries – Special Edition 2 (Christmas)

Merry Christmas and happy holidays from The Intellivisionaries! We talk about our Christmas memories, and hear from listeners, as well as show regulars like Keith Robinson, “George”, Alex (on Intellivision), Luke, The Odyssey 2, and more. No game review this time around, but plenty here for holiday cheer! Sit back with a glass of spiked eggnog and enjoy!

Source:: The Intellivisionaries – Special Edition 2 (Christmas)

      

The Intellivisionaries – Episode 15 – Donkey Kong + DK/D2K Arcade

We review Coleco Donkey Kong plus DK Arcade and D2K Arcade. We interview the head of Elektronite / Classic Game Publishers William Moeller. And we interview Carl Mueller Jr. – programmer of the DK/D2K Arcade games. We also have a listener interview with “Intelli-Virgin” Greg Polander, and get his thoughts on the Intellivision Flashback. Of course Feedback, News and George are here too.

0:00:00 – Turn on the tube TV insert Donkey Kong.. no.. DK Arcade and go!
0:00:50 – The Intellivisionaries Theme by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
0:02:12 – Welcome / Thanks
0:18:51 – Coleco Donkey Kong TV commercial
0:19:01 – RVG Promo
0:19:25 – Feedback
0:46:35 – Hurry up!
0:47:17 – Feedback (continued)
0:56:48 – A message to George
0:57:25 – Naberhood.com promo
0:58:30 – News
1:10:08 – Holiday Special Podcast promo
1:10:37 – Listener / Intelli-Virgin Interview: Greg Polander
1:42:43 – We Were There (Intellivision Flashback commercial)
1:44:28 – Listener / Intelli-Virgin Interview: Greg Polander (continued)
1:54:35 – Intarivisions promo
1:57:24 – Intellivisionaries promo
1:57:35 – Donkey Kong + DK/D2K Arcade Game Review – part 1
2:15:39 – Interview: William Moeller (Elektronite / Classic Game Publishers) – 1
2:41:41 – George on DK Arcade
2:42:56 – Interview: William Moeller (Elektronite / Classic Game Publishers) – 2
2:53:28 – Mr. Rogers?
2:54:26 – Interview: William Moeller (Elektronite / Classic Game Publishers) – 3
2:57:02 – Donkey Kong + DK/D2K Arcade Game Review – part 2
3:25:46 – Interview: Carl Mueller Jr. (programmer: DK/D2K Arcade) – part 1
4:00:24 – The Channel F Files promo
4:00:41 – George? Is that you?
4:00:54 – Interview: Carl Mueller Jr. (programmer: DK/D2K Arcade) – part 2
4:33:56 – Inty chip tune break: “Ghosts ‘N Ghouls 2 (Tim Follin)
4:35:39 – George doesn’t sing
4:36:30 – Donkey Kong + DK/D2K Arcade Game Review – part 3
4:58:02 – Wrap Up / “Treasured” by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
5:02:19 – Outtakes

Source:: The Intellivisionaries – Episode 15 – Donkey Kong + DK/D2K Arcade

      

The Intellivisonaries – Episode 14 – Dracula

Halloween tricks and treats abound in this spin-chilling episode. Imagic’s Dracula gets a deep dive review. Listener interview with Jeff Long. Homebrew Highlight (Sydney Hunter and the Shrines of Peril), Intelli-Virgins (BurgerTime). Feedback, News, Mentions Of Significance, George, chainsaws and more (wait… chainsaws?)

0:00:00 – Turn on that tube TV to ch.3 and play Dracula!
0:00:25 – The Intellivisionaries Theme (Halloween Remix) by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
0:02:28 – Welcome and discussion
0:15:17 – Feedback
0:20:25 – SoCal Mike Promo (RGR?)
0:20:39 – Feedback (continued)
0:38:46 – Imagic ‘Experts’ Intellivision games TV commercial
0:39:13 – George wishes you a Happy Halloween
0:39:38 – Non-Intellivision Mentions Of Significance
0:50:17 – George “Pod Secret” commercial
0:50:54 – General Mills Monster Cereals TV commercial
0:51:22 – Halloween Treat #1
0:51:51 – News
1:13:09 – Can We All Get Along? (for all you Atari Agers)
1:14:30 – George spends Halloween with Keith
1:15:39 – Intellivisionaries Promo
1:15:46 – Listener Interview: Jeff Long (part 1)
1:42:41 – “We Were There” (Intellivision Flashback commercial)
1:44:27 – Listener Interview: Jeff Long (part 2)
2:09:35 – TV Powww!
2:10:27 – Listener Interview: Jeff Long (part 3)
2:16:36 – George on Nolan Bushnell
2:17:11 – Listener Interview: Jeff Long (part 4)
2:19:21 – Intelli-Virgins! (BurgerTime)
2:51:43 – Video Games Live: Level 4 (Kickstarter)
2:56:07 – Halloween Treat #2
2:56:40 – $50 Intellivision Rebate TV commercial
2:57:09 – Channel F Files promo
2:57:25 – Homebrew Hightlight (Sydney Hunter – Shrines of Peril)
3:06:53 – George wants his Flashback
3:07:34 – Dracula (Imagic) Game Review (part 1)
3:46:53 – Halloween Treat #3
3:47:18 – Dracula (Imagic) Game Review (part 2)
3:57:19 – Halloween Treat #4
4:00:00 – The bells toll (it’s been 4 hours already?!)
4:00:14 – wrap-up / “Treasured” by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
4:05:00 – Music and sounds from Intellivision ‘Scooby Doo’s Maze Chase” + outtakes

Source:: The Intellivisonaries – Episode 14 – Dracula

      

The Intellivisionaries – Episode 13

The Intellivisonaries – Episode 13. Las Vegas Poker & Blackjack review. Interview with programmer/designer David Rolfe. Classic Gaming Expo 2014 coverage (“IQ” competition, listener ’roundtable’ discussions, and episode recording sessions – all done in Las Vegas). Plus Feedback, News, Mentions and more.

0:00:00 – Turn on that tube TV to ch.3 and play Blackjack!
0:00:50 – The Intellivisionaries Theme by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
0:02:11 – Welcome and discussion
0:18:03 – Ken Smith promo
0:18:19 – Feedback
0:21:14 – George! (1)
0:21:57 – Feedback (continued)
0:23:34 – The Odyssey 2 speaks!
0:23:55 – Feedback (continued)
0:24:59 – Intermission
0:25:41 – Feedback (continued)
0:27:14 – Luke promo (1)
0:27:39 – Feedback (continued)
0:27:59 – Intellivisionaries promo (1)
0:28:05 – Feedback (continued)
0:29:40 – RetroGaming Roundup promo
0:29:52 – Feedback (continued)
0:33:34 – The Odyssey 2 speaks! (to Karen Overstreet)
0:33:52 – Feedback (continued)
0:37:44 – Braceface (band) – “I Remember Intellivision”
0:39:45 – Non-Intellivision Mentions of Significance…
0:46:11 – George! (2)
0:46:58 – News
0:49:49 – Hal Finney – games tribute
0:50:51 – News (continued)
0:52:18 – Star Strike TV commercial (another Hal Finney game)
0:52:48 – News (continued)
0:57:12 – Robo-Ferg?
0:57:23 – News (continued)
0:58:05 – “We Were There” (Intellivision Flashback commercial)
0:59:50 – News (continued)
1:01:26 – Extra-Life charity promo
1:03:20 – “IQ” (Intellivision Quotient) CGE competition (at our booth)
1:22:05 – 1979 Intellivision demo video (part 1)
1:22:54 – Luke promo (2)
1:23:09 – Inty chip-tune break: Nils Feske – “Rectangular Waves*
1:24:26 – CGE Roundtable – session 1
1:49:04 – Channel F Files promo
1:49:20 – Intellivisionaries promo (2)
1:49:25 – Las Vegas Poker & Blackjack game review (part 1)
2:11:10 – Interview: David Rolfe (part 1)
2:42:12 – 1979 Intellivision demo video (part 2)
2:42:52 – Interview: David Rolfe (part 2)
2:55:11 – 1979 Intellivision demo video (part 3)
2:56:27 – Interview: David Rolfe (part 3)
3:08:32 – 1979 Intellivision demo video (part 4)
3:09:30 – Interview: David Rolfe (part 4)
3:19:25 – 1979 Intellivision demo video (part 5)
3:20:13 – RVG (UK gaming website) promo
3:20:37 – Parker Brothers games TV commercial
3:21:06 – CGE Roundtable – session 2
3:57:22 – Las Vegas Poker & Blackjack game review (part 2) + wrap-up and sign off (“Treasured” by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen)
4:13:36 – Happy Birthday Intellivisionaries!

*Intellivision music player by Arnauld Chevallier

Source:: The Intellivisionaries – Episode 13

      

The Intellivisionaries – Episode 12 – Thin Ice

The Intellivisionaries – Episode 12. Thin Ice “deep dive” game review. Interview with Keith Robinson and Julie Hoshizaki (designers/programmers), as well as George ‘The Fat Man’ Sanger (composer). Listener interview with “Alex” from Brazil. MAME Cab segment with Rick. News, Feeback and fun. Now with 32% more “Will” than ever before!?

0:00:00 – Turn on tube TV to ch.3, insert Thin Ice, power, reset, hit the disc, go!
0:00:20 – The Intellivisionaries Theme by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen
0:01:41 – Welcome and discussion
0:09:51 – Oh… Canada?
0:11:05 – “Dear Mr. Intellivision” (TV commercial)
0:11:36 – Feedback
0:30:13 – George (1)
0:30:35 – Feedback (continued)
0:39:00 – Astrosmash (band) – “Ssssnake Demo”
0:41:40 – Eddie Dombrower promo
0:41:52 – Rick talks MAME cab
0:51:50 – George (2) + “Leaving Taramis” by Jochen Hippel [Arnauld Chevallier]
0:53:29 – News (featuring Intellivision guitar music by Vague Reality)
1:12:53 – George (3)
1:13:14 – Listener Interview: “Alex” from Brazil (part 1)
1:43:22 – B-17 Bomber (TV commercial)
1:43:52 – The ‘F’ Files Podcast promo
1:44:22 – Listener Interview: “Alex” from Brazil (part 2)
2:17:14 – Thin Ice game review (part 1)
2:44:39 – Interview: Keith Robinson, Julie Hoshizaki, George Sanger (part 1)
3:00:29 – Inty chip tune break: “Maple Leaf Rag” [Dave Warhol]
3:01:46 – Interview: Keith Robinson, Julie Hoshizaki, George Sanger (part 2)
3:35:39 – George ‘The Fat Man’ Sanger – “Surfin’ On Thin Ice” (LIVE)
3:38:36 – Interview: Keith Robinson, Julie Hoshizaki, George Sanger (part 3)
4:26:04 – Julie Hoshizaki hates penguins?!
4:27:10 – Interview: Keith Robinson, Julie Hoshizaki, George Sanger (part 4)
4:34:20 – UK Mike (from Retro Gaming Roundup) promo
4:34:47 – Thin Ice game review (part 2)
4:54:46 – Intellivision! (Australian TV commercial)
4:55:43 – Antic promo (Brad Arnold)
4:55:56 – Wrap-up and sign off (“Treasured” by Paul ‘Nurmix’ Nurminen)
5:01:46 – Outtakes (extended version) – What’s up with Will?!

* Outtakes music: “Sharpness Buzztone” by Jean Seb Gerard [Arnauld Chevallier]

Source: The Intellivisionaries – Episode 12 – Thin Ice

    

The Intellivisionaries – Episode 11 – Q*Bert

The Intellivisionaries – Episode 11. A “deep dive” game review of Q*Bert, the arcade conversion. We also have another “Questions For Keith” session, with Keith Robinson of Intellivision Productions, discussing the upcoming Intellivision Flashback console from AT Games. Rick interviews listener & game reveiwer ‘TrekMD’ from Retro Video Gamer (UK forums). And we have several guest podcasters offering their opinions of Q*Bert, including Chris Bidwell from Now You’re Playing With Podcast, Ferg from The Atari 2600 Game By Game Podcast, William Culver from The ColecoVisions Podcast, and Dubstep Dad, Sweet and Aaron from Retro Obscura. We also reveal the winner of the “Mr_INTV” AtariAge Intellivision giveaway contest. And we introduce a new segment “Homebrew Highlight”, basically a mini-review of a modern day Intellivision game. Of course we have our usual news, listener feeback, mentions and strange drop-ins that Paul likes to do for some reason or another. Enjoy!

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Source: The Intellivisionaries – Episode 11 – Q*Bert