No Quarter 149: Pole Position

Pole PositionA review of the classic arcade game Pole Position, released by Namco/Atari in 1982.

Show Notes:

YouTube: Pole Position Atari TV Commercial
Video Paradise: Les Lagier, World Record Holder on Pole Position
Shmuplations: Early Arcade Classics: 1985-1987 Developer Interviews

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No Quarter 148: Thayer’s Quest

Thayer's QuestA review of the classic arcade game Thayer’s Quest, released by RDI Video Systems in 1984.

Show Notes:

Dragon’s Lair Project: Thayer’s Quest
BoingBoing: 80s show The Computer Chronicles interviews the RDI Halcyon home console
Engadget: How modern tech saved my ‘Dragon’s Lair’ arcade game

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No Quarter 137: Metal Slug X: Super Vehicle-001/II

137-metal_slug_xA review of the classic arcade game Metal Slug X: Super Vehicle-001/II, released by SNK in 1999.

Show Notes:

Link: Metal Slug Wiki: Metal Slug X: Super Vehicle-001
Link: NeoStore.com: Metal Slug X English MVS cartridge + partial art pack
Link: Metal Slug – 1999 Developer Interview (IGN)
Link: Arcade-History: Metal Slug X – Super Vehicle-001 [Model NGM-250] (Kotaku)
Link: JNX Neo Geo MVS Price Guide

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