Episode 298 - Your Mom's College Dial-up Connection Aug. 11, 2015

from The Retro League·

Episode 298 art This week we use really primitive internet only to find that "Pixels" is now a copyrighted word. All our favorite Rare games are available on Xbox, and we recall that not all 90's FMV games were terrible. Delving into the 80's arcade era we find a classic game that is very well known and one that is almost unheard-of. This Week in Gaming History August 11, 1965 - Shinji Mikami's birthday (creator of Resident Evil series) Hot Topics Retro game cameos and references. Favorite FMV games Next Gen NES Nintendo 8 Bit Video Game Controller **Virtually …



Episode 298 art

This week we use really primitive internet only to find that "Pixels" is now a copyrighted word. All our favorite Rare games are available on Xbox, and we recall that not all 90's FMV games were terrible. Delving into the 80's arcade era we find a classic game that is very well known and one that is almost unheard-of.

This Week in Gaming History
August 11, 1965 - Shinji Mikami's birthday (creator of Resident Evil series)

Hot Topics
Retro game cameos and references.
Favorite FMV games
Next Gen NES Nintendo 8 Bit Video Game Controller

Virtually Retro
Rare Replay (Xbox)
Golden Sun: The Lost Age (Wii U Virtual Console)
Onimusha Tactics (Wii U Virtual Console)

News
Videos containing the word “Pixels” being served with DMCA takedown notices
Surfing the internet from my TRS-80 Model 100
Free Classic Game Covers ebook

Games of The Week
Dig Dug (Atari 2600)
Gee Bee (Arcade)

Freeloader Games of the Month
You Have to Win the Game

Watch the live recording on YouTube