Saturday Jul 02, 2022

It’s The MSneXt - The MSX3 Is On Its Way! - This Week In Retro 82

For the first time ever we have 4 presenters! A guest from The Retro Hour pops in for a chat this week. Join us for about an hour of chat about old computers. The MSX is back for a 3rd round! Classic hardware returns but it's not another Mini it's a full blown system. Can't wait! We talk about gaming accessibility as 8BitDo show off their controller for gamers with limited mobility (we salute you 8BitDo). Finally, would you switch to a modern recreation of your old hardware in order to preserve it?

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00:00 - Show Opening 06:42 - The MSX is back!

Story Link: https://www.pcgamer.com/the-japanese-pc-that-ran-the-original-metal-gear-is-coming-back-after-30-years-of-extinction/


17:27 - Affordable accessible controller? 8BitDO!

Story Link: https://www.androidpolice.com/8bitdos-new-bluetooth-controller-is-designed-for-gamers-with-limited-mobility/


33:06 - Chuck that old Amiga in the bin

Story Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PS-izPZoprs


51:46 - Community Question of the Week


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This Week in Retro is a weekly roundup of the hottest stories from the world of retro gaming and computing, voted on by you, the listener! Hosted by Neil from RMC, Chris from 005 AGIMA and Dave. Edited by Duncan Styles.

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