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by classicgamer74
Sun May 19, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: 2600
Topic: Zaxxon
Replies: 0
Views: 19

Zaxxon

https://youtu.be/NO1HmQi0egY In my latest episode I have another AVP (Arcade vs. Port) of Sega's mega classic Zaxxon. Of all the arcade games that I used to play as a child, mostly while waiting for my parents at Wilco in Lowell, Indiana, this was the game that gave me the most grief! It took me for...
by classicgamer74
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: 2600
Topic: Rare and Valuable Atari 2600 Games
Replies: 0
Views: 306

Rare and Valuable Atari 2600 Games

[video=youtube;gU74GkE0-ak]https://www.youtube.com/watchgU74GkE0-ak[/video] In the latest episode I discuss more rare and valuable Atari 2600 games. Most of the games in this episode are actually really cool and fun. I know, that isn't usually the case with most collectible games, but most of these ...
by classicgamer74
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: 2600
Topic: Games by Gals
Replies: 0
Views: 541

Games by Gals

https://youtu.be/e7b1ERc5Z7s

In the latest episode of my channel, I discuss early video games that were programmed by women. Of course I have to mention Carol Shaw and Carla Meninsky but there were others that broke the sex barrier in the video game world.
by classicgamer74
Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Paperboy
Replies: 0
Views: 598

Paperboy

https://youtu.be/M5yRKHelq0A In the latest episode I discuss the legendary arcade classic Paperboy. I compare and contrast the original arcade with its various ports. These are the early ports, as of course this game continues to be ported to this day and probably will as long as there are game syst...
by classicgamer74
Mon Apr 01, 2019 4:21 am
Forum: 2600
Topic: Basketball Games
Replies: 0
Views: 640

Basketball Games

https://youtu.be/ofxi3aTZdN4 Continuing on with my series on sports games, I have finally done an episode on Basketball. There have been some great basketball games, and some...not so great. But I show all of the games from Atari 2600 to Sega Genesis. I have many great memories playing these games, ...
by classicgamer74
Sat Mar 23, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: 2600
Topic: Brain Exercising Games
Replies: 0
Views: 658

Brain Exercising Games

https://youtu.be/Ga2q6tvpRv4 In this episode I discuss games to help exercise your gray matter. All of these games are found on the Atari 2600. Although the games here are pretty much geared towards those of us over 40 who are working on improving our short-term memory, these games can be enjoyed by...
by classicgamer74
Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: 2600
Topic: Quest for Quintana Roo
Replies: 0
Views: 644

Quest for Quintana Roo

https://youtu.be/NbcWlXymLxI In the my latest episode I discuss Quest for Quintana Roo. There's going to be a trilogy of sorts of difficult Atari 2600 games. The other two are also adventure games, some of you can probably figure out what they'll be. I got this game from a friend mine back in 1989. ...
by classicgamer74
Tue Mar 05, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: 2600
Topic: Early Hockey Games
Replies: 0
Views: 992

Early Hockey Games

https://youtu.be/HmQuERprzJg The latest episode is now up. Thanks to Atarifan88 and Mailbock for suggesting a video on Hockey games. I really had a lot of fun playing these games. I really enjoyed the Intellivision game as I'm rediscovering Intellivision. Any suggestions for other episodes? Let me k...
by classicgamer74
Fri Mar 01, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: 2600
Topic: Pursuit of the Pink Panther
Replies: 0
Views: 1024

Pursuit of the Pink Panther

https://youtu.be/3ha5mX-95fk In my latest episode I discuss the most sought-after prototype Pursuit of the Pink Panther. I discuss the history behind the game, why it wasn't released, rumors surrounding why it hasn't been dumped or copied, plus game footage taken from my own Atari 2600. Have you pla...
by classicgamer74
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: 2600
Topic: Homer Flynn Interview
Replies: 0
Views: 1177

Homer Flynn Interview

In today's episode I interview Homer Flynn, spokesman for The Residents. We discuss the long-lost Atari 2600 game Mark of the Mole and the CD ROM game Bad Day on the Midway and other things. Check it out!

https://youtu.be/O67zrpV69RU
by classicgamer74
Tue Feb 19, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: 2600
Topic: Pac-Man
Replies: 0
Views: 1133

Pac-Man

https://youtu.be/cCWsRJKoFrg In the latest episode of my channel I compare and contrast Pac-Man with its various ports. It amazes me how similar each port is, and yet how different. It's funny how everyone hates the Atari 2600 port, but to be honest I think the Intellivision is probably the least sp...
by classicgamer74
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: 2600
Topic: Atari 2600 Homebrews II
Replies: 0
Views: 1159

Atari 2600 Homebrews II

https://youtu.be/W0j_QvHxOfI

In this episode I discuss the homebrews nominated for this year's Atari Awards. After watching the video, please make sure and vote for your favorite homebrews, hacks, demos and more @ www.atariage.com
by classicgamer74
Tue Feb 12, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: 2600
Topic: Atari 2600 Hacks
Replies: 0
Views: 1254

Atari 2600 Hacks

https://youtu.be/ya-V5_3lUwA




In this episode I discuss more Atari 2600 hacks. All of those profiled are up for Atari Awards, so please after viewing this head over to atariage.com and vote for your favorite. I'll have a Homebrew episode up in a few days also profiling this year's nominees.
by classicgamer74
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: 2600
Topic: Interview with John Champeau Part II
Replies: 0
Views: 1308

Interview with John Champeau Part II

https://youtu.be/Y8H81FGlua0 In the latest episode I conclude my interview with homebrew programmer John Champeau. He gives us a few hints of his upcoming projects, many I'm sure you guys will be excited to learn about. I hope you enjoy it. Please don't forget to Like and Subscribe if you haven't al...
by classicgamer74
Thu Feb 07, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: 2600
Topic: Interview with John Champeau Part 1
Replies: 0
Views: 1316

Interview with John Champeau Part 1

https://youtu.be/dw8cBFBo5ho In the latest episode I interview John Champeau (or as we call him JohnnyC). It was a real privilege to be able to speak to one of the best programmers around. This part 1 or 2. Please don't forget to vote for the best hacks, homebrews and demos in this year's Atari Awar...