Retro Tea Break

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Bite sized Tech Tales told by the people who shaped the industry. Video game designers, artists, musicians and more. Grab a cuppa and enjoy a moment of living tech history. Hosted by Neil from the popular YouTube channel RMC.

28 Episodes

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28: Mark Ferrari - The Art of Lucasfilm Games

     11/5/2020

Mark Ferrari shares his life as an artist, an author and so much more in our Tea Break today. A fascinating tale from the inside of Lucasfilm Games. Marks Website: https://markferrari.com ‚óŹ Subscribe Please take a moment to subscribe to the channel http://www.youtube.com/user/rmcretro?sub_confirmation=1 ūüŹÜ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows to give my all to this channel.¬† If you'd like to support this, and help me make it the very best I can then please visit: ūüŹÜ https://www.patreon.com/RMCretro ūüŹÜ ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#RMC ‚óŹ Join me on social media Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/RMCretro Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/RMCretro ‚óŹ Come and chat on the RMC chat server Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/RMCretro ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Breaks - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251 This Week in Retro - https://anchor.fm/thisweekinretro


27: David Pleasance - The Fall of Commodore

     7/17/2020

David Pleasance shares his story of the fall of Commodore from his position on the inside of the company, soon to be published in his new book "From Vultures to Vampires". https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/469255657/from-vultures-to-vampires David's first book 'Commodore the Inside Story' is available here: https://downtimepublishing.com/collections/commodore-books ‚óŹ Subscribe Please take a moment to subscribe to the channel http://www.youtube.com/user/retromancave?sub_confirmation=1 ūüŹÜ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows to give my all to this channel.¬† If you'd like to support this, and help me make it the very best I can then please visit: ūüŹÜ https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ūüŹÜ If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Join me on social media Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ ‚óŹ Come and chat on the RMC chat server Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/469255657/from-vultures-to-vampires ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251


26: Lee Jackson - Apogee / 3D Realms Composer

     7/12/2020

Lee Jackson is responsible for the theme tune to Duke Nukem 3D as well as many more video game music greats. Today he tells us of his unusual route into the industry.¬† Sometimes, perseverance pays off! ‚óŹ Support RMC Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to be able to do¬† it full time.¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links Fish Waltz: https://youtu.be/t7Oc3LrhCKc (a sequel to the original Fish Polka from Rise of the Triad: https://youtu.be/nKzn9ZSmASc) Derivations (the MP3 album): on sale at Amazon Music - https://www.amazon.com/Derivations-Lee-Jackson/dp/B087ZLHH23 Derivations also on sale in 96KHz/24-bit FLAC/WAV/AIF format downloads on Bandcamp - https://leejackson1.bandcamp.com/album/derivations Web site of the O. Henry Pun-Off World Championships: http://www.punpunpun.com/ Lee's personal web site: https://dleejackson.lbjackson.com/ ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251


25: Sam Battle - 'Look Mum No Computer' Interview

     6/1/2020

Sam Battle shot to fame when he launched his YouTube channel in 2016 with creations such as the Furby Organ and flame throwing synth.¬† It propelled his music and his personality into the spotlight and now allows him to tour the world making music with his mad creations.¬† Today we chat with him about life on the channel Look Mum No Computer. ‚óŹ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to be able to do¬† it full time.¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links The Raspberry Pi Foundation:¬† https://www.raspberrypi.org/ ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251


24: Aaron Fothergill on Amiga Game Dev, STOS & AMOS

     5/17/2020

Today Aaron Fothergill shares his history with us including creating games on the Amiga and Atari range of computers, how he broke into the industry, and where those experiences in the early days took him today.¬† Grab a cuppa it's time for a teabreak! ‚óŹ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to be able to do¬† it full time.¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links The Raspberry Pi Foundation:¬† https://www.raspberrypi.org/ ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251


23: Richard Garriott on Ultima's origins

     4/12/2020

Richard Garriott is the man behind the legendary RPG series, Ultima.¬† His part in the industry goes all the way back to 1979 with his first title Akalabeth.¬† He went on to found Origin Systems with his brother Robert which gave us such titles as Wing Commander and System Shock.¬† Today we learn about Richards history and his contribution to the video game industry. ‚óŹ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to be able to do¬† it full time.¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links The Raspberry Pi Foundation:¬† https://www.raspberrypi.org/ ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251


22: Eben Upton tells the Raspberry Pi Story

     4/5/2020

Eben Upton of the Raspberry Pi Foundation (https://www.raspberrypi.org/) joins us today to tell us about the story of the Pi.¬† From inception to launch and beyond.¬† Grab a cuppa, it's time for a tea break. ‚óŹ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to be able to do¬† it full time.¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links The Raspberry Pi Foundation:¬† https://www.raspberrypi.org/ ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251


21: The Voice of Duke Nukem, Jon St. John

     2/3/2020

Hail to the King baby!¬† Jon St. John is a professional voice actor who is best known in our circles as the voice of Duke Nukem.¬† Today we learn about how he got the job and the impact of "being Duke" on his life. ‚óŹ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to be able to do¬† it full time.¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links CruiseCon with Jon - https://www.jsjnotcon.com Book Jon for audio work: https://www.jonstjohn.audio ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251 Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


20: Steve Furber - BBC Micro & ARM CPU Designer

     1/27/2020

Steve Furber was the Principal Engineer on the BBC Micro computer as well as the ARM processor.¬† Landmarks in computer history as well as a collosus in present day technology thanks to the adoption of ARM in most mobile devices.¬† Today we have the pleasure of learning a little more about his contribution to technology. ‚óŹ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to be able to do¬† it full time.¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links There are no links to share in this episode. ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251 Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


19: Eugene Sandulenko - SCUMMVM Team Lead on reviving Point & Click Adventures

     1/20/2020

Today we chat with the team lead of SCUMMVM, a wonderful bit of sofware designed to preserve adventure games, recreating the engines and enhancing the games we love with patches, bug fixes and improvements to make them playable on modern platforms. ‚óŹ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to reach 1000 Official Cave Dwellers (Patrons).¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links SCUMMVM Homepage:¬† https://www.scummvm.org/ ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251 Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


18: Tony Warriner - Revolution Software (Beneath a Steel Sky, Broken Sword...)

     1/12/2020

Tony Warriner is one of the Co-Founders of Revolution Software, the team behind Beneath a Steel Sky, Lure of the Temptress and the Broken Sword series among many more AAA games.¬† Today Tony shares with us is memories of getting into game development and making the games we loved. ‚óŹ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to be able to do¬† it full time.¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave If you'd like to leave a one off tip then here are some methods: ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links Tony on Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/tonywarriner ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251 Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


17: What was Amiga ownership like in the USA? A chat with American Amigans

     11/25/2019

‚óŹ Description The Commodore Amiga was such a popular machine here in the UK and across Europe, but it always struck me as odd that in the USA, the home of Commodore, it was little more than a footnote in computer history.¬† I've decided to ask some dedicated American Amiga owners for their perspective on the machine as underground Amiga owners back in the day. ‚óŹ Support RMC¬† Time is the most valuable thing we have.¬† Patrons create a reliable monthly income that allows me the time to dedicate creating content.¬† My goal is to be able to do¬† it full time.¬† You can support this dream here:¬† https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Support the Sponsors of The Cave ¬†MonsterJoysticks: https://monsterjoysticks.com/RMC ¬†1ClickPrint: https://www.1clickprint.com#retromancave ‚óŹ Chat with me using one of these: Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz ‚óŹ Episode Links The Guru Meditation: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYt9E2d_GCrPzquW-5MZwmQ AmigaBill on Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/amigabill Amigos Retro Gaming: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtsK4QYe2tRdIxoZxwkX3Ww Ravi's Amiga DJ'ing:¬† https://8bitmix.com Retro Ravi on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/the4mula ‚óŹ RMC Tool Shop - Find tools seen on the channel for your Cave here: USA Shop | https://www.amazon.com/shop/retromancave UK Shop | https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/retromancave ‚óŹRMC Merch Shop for Mugs and Posters: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ RMC Podcasts Enjoy my Podcasts with your favourite app using the links here: Retro Tea Break - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001251 Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


16: H0ffman Live Amiga DJ Set from The Cave

     11/17/2019

H0ffman treats us to a mix of his music created on the Amiga and mixed on two Amiga 600's live in The Cave.¬† If you'd like to see an interview with Ian and the set on video you can find it here:¬† https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVF-GbGHxA8 ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Cave Links YouTube - https://youtube.com/retromancave Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links ūüéßH0ffman SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/h0ffman ūüéßNova Party: http://novaparty.org/ ūüéßRavi's Nova Party vlog: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ErG0aMc6fFE ūüéßPT-1210 Amiga Mixing Software Discord Chat: https://discord.gg/NPNPwcJ ūüéßEON by TBL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iD9xk3SDSYc ūüéßRevision Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/RevisionParty ‚óŹ Tracklist - All music created by H0ffman and playing on Amiga 600's Drop the Panic Agent Glitch Pattern Skank (Instrumental Mix) Profesional Tracker (feat. Daytripper) Logos and Scrollers Everyway Generator Calm Before the Storm The Hunter Revision Ghetto Hot Dots Miles Per Pattern (feat. cTrix) Freerunner 5k Reese Krunk'D Unreal Starquake ‚óŹ Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240 ‚óŹ Youtube: https://youtube.com/retromancave


15: Rob Hubbard - Video Game Musician and C64 Wizard

     11/10/2019

Rob Hubbard is a giant in the world of video games and his music enhanced and at times surpassed the quality of the games themselves.¬† Today we learn about his wizardry with the C64's SID chip as well as what he went on to do in the '90s which is less spoken about but just as interesting. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links YouTube - https://youtube.com/retromancave Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links 8bit Symphony Project and others can be found at: https://c64audio.com/products/8-bit-symphony-pro-pre-order ‚óŹ Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240 ‚óŹ Youtube: https://youtube.com/retromancave


14: Tim Follin - Legendary Video Game Musician - Live Q&A

     10/28/2019

We're live today at Blackpool Play Expo where I was asked to host a Q&A with the legendary composer Tim Follin.¬† We hear about his life history and enjoy some audience participation at the event. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links YouTube - https://youtube.com/retromancave Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links Co-host Andrew can be found at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdCDj4v4eWN5kvVCeJ1KgXA ‚óŹ Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240 ‚óŹ Youtube: https://youtube.com/retromancave


13: The Unreleased Elite Killer with Ian Robinson

     10/20/2019

It should have killed Elite to become the greatest computer space game of all time, so what happened?¬† The largely unknown "Karma" is an unreleased game by Periscope Software Ltd.¬† Today we talk to one of the developers to find out what it was, why it wasn't released, and what became of it.¬† ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links YouTube - https://youtube.com/retromancave Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links ‚óŹ Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240 ‚óŹ Youtube: https://youtube.com/retromancave


12: Sega Hotline with @SegaMasterTim - Tales from the Telephone

     10/6/2019

The Sega Hotline was the place to go for help on your favourite Sega Master System or Mega Drive games.¬† If you were in Australia and you called it then you probably spoke to this man.¬† Tim shares his memories of his five years working there. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links YouTube - https://youtube.com/retromancave Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links Follow Tim on Twitter: https://twitter.com/segamastertim See SinceSpacies video tour of the office:¬†https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3T32oZpX37w ‚óŹ Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240 ‚óŹ Youtube: https://youtube.com/retromancave


11: Creating brand new Vectrex Games with Robin Jubber

     9/29/2019

Today we take tea with a modern developer, Robin Jubber, who tells us all about the Vectrix console and his new game Player2. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Cave Links YouTube - https://youtube.com/retromancave Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links Player2 the game can be found here:¬† https://jubbernaut.com ‚óŹ Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240 ‚óŹ Youtube: https://youtube.com/retromancave


10: Ocean Software with Paul Owens - Daley Thompson, Short Circuit and more

     9/22/2019

Paul Owens was the first developer in the Ocean Software stable having started out at Spectrum Games, the company which would become Ocean.¬† He created such titles as Daley Thompson's Decathlon and Short Circuit on the ZX Spectrum while creating the development tools needed to streamline a relentless release schedule, all of which he shares with us today. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links YouTube - https://youtube.com/retromancave Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links Ocean: The History book -¬†https://fusionretrobooks.com/products/the-history-of-ocean-software ‚óŹ Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240 ‚óŹ Youtube: https://youtube.com/retromancave


9: Lucas Arts with David Fox - Zak, Indy, Maniac Mansion and more

     9/15/2019

David Fox was employee number 3 at the newly formed Lucas Arts, a game company that rose to the top as one of the greatest of all time.¬† David shares his memories of the company, his work and the famous Skywalker Ranch. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links YouTube - https://youtube.com/retromancave Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links Thimbleweed Park: https://thimbleweedpark.com/ Rube Works:¬† https://www.rubegoldberg.com/education/rube-works-game/ ‚óŹ Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240 ‚óŹ Youtube: https://youtube.com/retromancave


8: Mike Dailly - Grand Theft Auto & Lemmings at DMA Design

     9/8/2019

If lightening ever struck twice in the games industry then it was Mike Dailly who was hit, with both Lemmings and Grand Theft Auto to his name he helped to drive two of the biggest selling franchises of the '90s and beyond.¬† Today we get to hear about the early days of DMA Design and how he got into the industry. ‚óŹRID can be enjoyed in the following ways: Using links to all your favourite podcast services including Itunes, Spotify and Google Play here:¬† https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240 You can watch the podcast as video on YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC68FLUN8heIutgNomU00lfQ Guests: Mike Dailly - http://www.javalemmings.com/DMA/ Hosts: ‚óŹRetroManCave - Neil ¬† YouTube https://www.youtube.com/RetroManCave ¬† Twitter: @TheRetroManCave ¬† Patreon: http://patreon.com/RetroManCave ¬† Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ¬† Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz


7: From SID to Symphony with Chris Abbott - 8bit Symphony

     9/1/2019

Chris Abbott is turning our favourite C64 tunes into full blown epics with a symphony orchestra.¬† Today he tells us all about the 8 Bit Symphony, Rob Hubbard and the journey taken so far to make these glorious renditions a reality. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Cave Links YouTube - https://youtube.com/retromancave Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links 8-bit Symphony Website: https://www.8-bit-symphony.com/ Support the Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/8-bit-symphony/8-bit-symphony-pro-double-orchestral-cd-of-8-bit-classics Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


6: Hauntology - An RMC MixTape [Music]

     8/31/2019

And now, a musical interlude.¬† This bonus episode is by request of the viewers of RetroManCave on YouTube.¬† It's a mix I've put together of tracks which have appeared in RMC videos, with a sprinkling of computer history and futurology.¬† I hope you enjoy it! [All music is used with the express permission of the rights holder] Neil - RMC ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links RetroManCave - https://youtube.com/retromancave Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


5: Echo / Spoon Wizard - Demo Scene Musician

     8/25/2019

After some controversy on the channel recently I am pleased to present the real Echo from LSD.¬† The man behind the huge tune that accomponied the Jesus on E's Amiga demo.¬† Today we hear more about that demo, the man behind the music and what he went on to do with his life. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links Echo / Spoon Wizard website: http://www.spoonwizard.com/ Spoon Wizard Soundcloud:¬†https://soundcloud.com/spoonwizard Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


4: Francois Lionet - Creator of AMOS & STOS

     8/18/2019

Francois Lionet unlocked the potential of the Atari ST and the Commodore Amiga with his products STOS and AMOS, as well as creating the visual games creation tool Klik and Play and so much more.¬† Today we get to chat to him and hear about the return of AMOS with AMOS 2. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links AMOS2 Patreon -¬†https://www.patreon.com/francoislionet Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


3: Bill Volk - Video Game Designer

     8/4/2019

Bill Volk is the man behind Return to Zork and the first ever CD based title on a home computer The Manhole.¬† A man with a long and illustrious career talks us through his highs and lows in the industry as well as his current project. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Cave Links Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links The Climate Trail website - https://TheClimateTrail.com Retro Island Diskettes - https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


2: Stoo Cambridge - Video Game Artist at Sensible Software

     7/30/2019

Stoo Cambridge is a graphic designer who worked at Sensible Software at the height of its success.¬† Producing pixel art for games such as Sensible Soccer, Cannon Fodder and....Sim Brick....Stoo gives us an insight into his beloved Commodore Amiga 1000 and the software he used as well as life at Sensi. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Cave Links Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links Stoo's website - https://stoocambridge.com Retro Island Diskettes -¬†https://audioboom.com/channels/5001240


1: George "The Fatman" Sanger - Video Game Musician

     7/29/2019

George "The Fatman" Sanger is a musician who has worked on such games as 7th Guest, Wing Commander, Ultima Savage Empire and more.¬† Making video game music since 1983 he gives us an insight into the very early days of making video games and how music contributed to their development. ‚óŹ Support RMC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RetroManCave ‚óŹ Treat me to a Coffee with Ko-Fi: http://ko-fi.com/retromancave ‚óŹ Leave a tip on Paypal: https://paypal.me/RetroManCave¬† ‚óŹ Cave Links Twitter:¬† https://twitter.com/TheRetroManCave Facebook:¬† https://www.facebook.com/theretromancave/ Discord: https://discord.gg/7qYtGcz RMC Shop:¬† https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheRetroManCave ‚óŹ Episode Links https://fatman.com https://songsforgames.com


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