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Retro Asylum - The UK’s No.1 Retro Gaming Podcast

The Retro Asylum is the UK’s number one retro gaming podcast show that looks at gaming culture from a UK perspective. The site regularly features at top of the iTunes chart and sits among some of the industry's biggest names.
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Now displaying: October, 2014
Oct 31, 2014
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It's the one that you've all been waiting for! The Retro Asylum Podcast Show reaches it's 100th episode and celebrates in style. We have exclusive interviews with the editor of Retro Gamer Magazine, Darren Jones and Paul Jenkinson, creator of YouTube hit The Spectrum Show. Dean Swain brags about his latest pick up, an un-used boxed rubber keyed ZX Spectrum whilst Paul Monaghan gets confused between Starwars & Doctor Who. We catch up with past hosts of the show plus we have an exclusive song by the legend that is Dino Dini! Massive thanks to all our wonderful sponsors and to Phil Hockaday for the superb cover artwork! Be sure to check out the Official Retro Asylum YouTube Channel http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfCC9rIvCKoW3mdbuCsB7Ag Big thanks to all our wonderful sponsors and to Phil Hockaday for the EXCELLENT cover artwork! Main Site Sponsors http://www.playexpo.net http://www.funstock.co.uk Home of the Dingo A330, NeoGeoX and stacks of retro gaming merchandise and usb controllers. Remember to use the code ‘asylum’ for an exclusive 5% discount against any order. http://www.retrotowers.co.uk The only place to pick up the fantastic Everdrive and retro console cables and peripherals. October Site Sponsors Dino Dini- legendary game producer of the Kick Off and Goal series. Follow Dino on Twitter @dndn1011 Mark Rung Sean Higgins Michael Keith Rich King Retro Jamie Battison Phil Cave Blake Brett Michael Hay Any feedback is more than welcome and please leave us an iTunes review if you haven’t already.
Oct 16, 2014
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This week Paul Davies and Dean Swain get back our roots and have a big old retro gaming chat about anything and everything. This includes what to expect in our bumper 100th episode, the recent EGX event at Earl’s Court, their favourite retro multi-player games, gaming shop stories and why Dean can’t hack joystick wagglers! We grab the chance to sit down again with movie makers Anthony and Nicola Caulfield following the successful release of their movie ‘From Bedrooms to Billions’ an ode the wonderful back story of the UK gaming industry. Finally we meet up with Spanish game Dev Nachobeard at EGX to talk about his current games which have a retro heritage and also about the retro gaming scene back in his homeland. Be sure to check out the Official Retro Asylum YouTube Channel http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfCC9rIvCKoW3mdbuCsB7Ag Main Site Sponsors Play Expo- http://www.playexpo.net/ Retro Towers http://www.retrotowers.co.uk/ The only place to pick up the fantastic Everdrive and retro console cables and peripherals. Remember to use the code ‘retroasylum’ for an exclusive 5% discount against any order. Funstock http://www.funstock.co.uk/ Home of the Dingo A330, NeoGeoX and stacks of retro gaming merchandise and usb controllers. Remember to use the code ‘asylum’ for an exclusive 5% discount against any order. October Site Sponsors Dino Dini- legendary game producer of the Kick Off and Goal series. Follow Dino on Twitter @dndn1011 Mark Rung Sean Higgins Michael Keith Rich King Retro Jamie Battison Phil Cave Blake Brett Michael Hay
Oct 2, 2014
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Welcome to episode 98 of the UK’s No.1 Retro Gaming Podcast. In this episode, Sam (mrsid), Steve (press play on tape) and Paul (the drisk) chat through the history of budget game kings, Mastertronic. In this third in the series or our company history podcasts, we chat about key games, milestones in the companies history and have some amazing listener contributions. If that wasn’t enough, we have even produced a History of Mastertronic PDF for you to download which includes loads more detail. Huge thanks to Paul for putting this together. Enjoy! View it here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzvd4KYph8BNblFWelJrOXlDZkk/edit?usp=sharing Big thanks to all our wonderful sponsors and to Phil Hockaday for the EXCELLENT cover artwork! Dino Dino Play Expo Retro Tower Funstock Mark Rung Michael J Hay The Retro Hunter Stelios The Drisk Any feedback is more than welcome and please leave us an iTunes review if you haven’t already.
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