It happened! Neil is over the moon. MicroProse has announced a number of new B17 Flying Fortress games. Have you ever wanted to use two C64 computers as an accordion? Of course you have, who hasn't? It has finally been made real....and its fantastic! Finally, did you think the Outrun car was a real model from Ferrari? Turns out it is isn't but it is, too much to explain here so watch Chris in his element as he talks us through it.
We have a special guest this week, Ross (AKA Ross Of The Robots).
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All that and the community question of the week.
00:00 - Show Opening
08:00 - Bombs Away! (MicroProse B17 Announcement)
Story Link: https://steamcommunity.com/groups/microprose/announcements/detail/3413191463107311953?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=post&utm_campaign=facebook-2022-10-24
23:29 - The Commodordion
Story Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBCYvoC4muc
34:14 - Outrun For Sale
Story Link: https://www.topgear.com/car-news/retro/ferrari-testarossa-spider-outrun-actually-sale
49:25 - 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.
Parts of "The Commodordion" courtesy of lftkryo.