Podcast 93 – Donkey Kong

Oh my lord – this one is a big ‘un. Literally, an 800lb gorilla in the room! Barrels, fireballs, ladders, girders, apes! What more could one want from a single arcade game from 1981?

We were also present at the Cambridge History of Computing Arcade Experience and it was AWESOME. Listen in to find out how we got on with both of the above…

and remember…

JAMS HAVE TO BE APPLIED FRUGALLY!


TIMESTAMP:
What We’ve Been Up To Since The Last Podcast – 00:00
Arcade News – 14:45
Pickups – 21:46
Victorian Insults – 37:05
Feedback – 38:11
Shout Outs! – 48:52
Tech Tips – 53:16
Top 100 Games List – 57:11
Music Quiz – 1:02:17
Featured Game Review – 1:06:57
Next Show’s Game – 2:01:35


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LINKS:
DK Flyer (US)
DK Flyer (FRA)
DK Flyer (JP)
DK on Startegy Wiki
rel=”noopener noreferrer”>‘Real Life’ DK
Donkey Kong Forum
Getting Married In An Arcade
Walter Day Collectable Cards
rel=”noopener noreferrer”>Sound & Light – Return To The Arcade
Tomy Dashboard Outrun Conversion
Arcade Blogger – Atari Ireland
Sull’s Blog – Mega Twins
Updates On System 16
Growing Up In The Arcades 1979 – 1989
Taggsta Wins At DK


DONKEY KONG SCOREBOARD:

Muscleandfitness (Allen Staal) 643,000
Charliefar 351,100
Greg Pell 260,200
Steve Tyke 259,200
Trollnads 224,500
John Singletary 201,300
Cynicaster 190,000
Nik SS 156,800
Taggsta 151,800
Victor 141,600
Edgewater Sean (Courtney) 139,200
Chris CNP 128,400
Sal Bugliarisi 122,100
Chris MCBL 121,800
Brian Hambo 110,300
Mark Happydude 94,600
Neil 20to5 92,100
Nik 73 89,500
Mike Burke 87,900
Ian Cullen 82,300
Samantha Kong Jr. 75,400
Mark K 69,400
HeIsJimmi 68,200
Sull 66,600
Shaun 52,600
Paul McCaskie 52,000
Tactical Genius 45,700
Ross Ross 38,500
Karl Parry 32,700
Delta Lima (Alan) 24,500
Ben of Steel 20,300
Andrew Driver 15,600
Bearded Zombie 13,400
Son of Delta Lima 3,300

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NEXT SHOW’S GAME:
Space Harrier by Sega
Rev A 8751 315-5163A
Lives – 3 (press the credit button only ONCE)
Extra life at 5m
Difficulty – Medium


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