I am joined by Tony Warriner who is one of the founders of Revolution Software as we discuss more gaming, gadgets and technology both retro and modern.

Topics include:

  • The influence of Double Fine on Kickstarter videos
  • How without mobile phones, we took less photos
  • Xbox celebrates 20th anniversary
  • Why James’ pre-ordered an original Xbox
  • The beauty of Doom
  • Our loathing of typical Free to Play gaming
  • Tony’s experience with Apple App Store requirements
  • Typing in game code from magazines isn’t dead
  • The joy of the Commodore 64
  • The weird Xbox 360 developer hardware unveiling Tony witnessed
  • James’ review of Broken Sword 3 on the original Xbox, read to one of the developers live!
  • Original Xbox built-in hard drive advantages
  • CD-ROM speed advantages and disadvantages
  • Broken Sword 3 and 4 dreaming of remasters
  • Grand Theft Auto remasters… oh dear!
  • Imagining the Simon the Sorcerer interface remastered
  • Open Source software when used commercially
  • Beneath a Steel Sky on Android exists… sort of

James Woodcock

James is a Freelance Journalist, Copywriter, Author, Blogger & Podcaster specialising in gaming, gadgets and technology both retro and modern. Ever since he experienced the first controllable pixel movement on the television screen, he has been entranced by the possibilities and rewarding entertainment value generated from these metal and plastic boxes of delight. Writing hundreds of articles including commentary and reviews on various gaming platforms, while also interviewing well known industry figures for popular online publications. Available for hire, view my portfolio for more information.

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