The gaming arcades of today are for the most part a murky shadow of days gone by. Join James Matson as he discovers a tiny sliver of light at the end of a darkened tunnel of PC clones and Dance-Dance Revolution machines.
Welcome to Episode 51 of the Retro Domination podcast! In this weeks episode, the team has shifted gears and have decided to let our loyal listeners drive the episode by fielding questions from our Facebook community. Topics covered including everything from the Nintendo vs. Sega 16 Bit console wars, the value of reproduction carts, holy […]
Check out this amazing Banjo rendition of the Space Harrier theme tune.
Heroes in a half-shell! With the impending release of the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film in Cinemas this September, we figured it’d be a perfect time to coax our friend Womble into sharing his circuit whispering with none other than Komani’s fine arcade bash of the same name. It’s all kinds of missing sprites and active […]
In a tantalizing tale of solder, accelerator cards and ham fisted muppets, Womble takes us step-by-step through the analysis and repair of what was supposed to be a very unhealthy Commodore Amiga 1200HD.
I’ve said it before and for the benefit of our newer readers, I’ll say it again: vintage gaming is held up by two main pillars – imagination and memory.
As any seasoned retro gamer knows, our hobby of choice often involves hardware that can be considered well and truly at end of life. Old consoles, old computers and old arcade PCBs adorn our collections and possess a special place in our hearts. But what happens when stuff starts to break? With warranties having run out […]
Banjo Guy Ollie returns with a cover of Corridors of Time from Chrono Trigger, a tribute to a recently departed dear friend.
A once lost episode now resurfaced in all its…ehem..glory..sort of. Originally episode 13, this one was recently rediscovered in the depths of Tims Hard Drive. So we spliced what remained together and voila! More-so a bit of a look behind the scenes for fans, as most of the “off air” humor is left in. So […]
Banjo Guy Ollie is back with one of the most catchiest tunes ever created in gaming history.
For those who do not know, AVCON is an anime and video games convention held annually in the fair city of Adelaide, South Australia. The history of this prestigious event dates back to 2002 when volunteers of the University of South Australia’s Japanese Animation Society and Adelaide University’s Video Gamers Association combined their efforts and […]
Banjo Guy Olie is back with a Chris Huelsbeck classic.
What can we say? We at Retro Domination have been looking forward to this book to be completed and now it’s finally here. Veteran gamer, video game fan site webmaster, and born storyteller, Rob Strangman as he takes you on a tour of some of the most defining moments in video game history as seen […]
It’s time to queue up ‘Celebration’ by Kool & The Gang, because it’s a special milestone for the Retro Domination podcast! After a two year journey, the team have finally made their way to episode 50!
I’m tired, my eyes are sore and my fingers have black paint dots all over them. No, i’m not into weird sexy stuffs with pens, I’ve been building Gunpla.