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ANTIC The Atari 8-bit Podcast

hosts: Randy Kindig, Kay Savetz, Brad Arnold
twitter: @AtariPodcast
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Jul 20, 2014

On this one-year anniversary episode of Antic, the Atari 8-bit Podcast: we serve up a steaming pile of Hashteroids, Kevin reminisces about his first modem (it was blue and 300 baud!) , and we wax hopeful about a new Atari podcast, book, and magazine. Happy birthday to us.


Recurring Links

Floppy Days Podcast

Kevins Book “Terrible Nerd”

New Atari books scans at

ANTIC feedback at AtariAge



C64 Reloaded


What We’ve Been Up To

Nautilus video game for the Atari

Maker Faire Atlanta

Atari 8-bit Demos Discussion on AtariAge

Roguelike Radio podcast

Enhancements to Graph-It

Atari 7800 Multi-cart

BASIC Tenliners - German Edition book



Atari turns Asteroids into Hashteroids for Denny's

Atari is teaming up with Denny’s

Can Once Famous Gaming Giant Atari Turn a New Generation Onto Pong?

New Atari 8-bit Podcast called Player/Missile


AtariAge Discussion of Centron3D

Atari 800 - Best Game Pack

"Atari Corp.: Business Is War” book pre-announced

Lukas Ketner Art on Facebook

Possible new Atari programming magazine

"Atari party draws young and old to honor Sunnyvale's gaming heritage" at San Jose Mercury News

Photos of Atari Party


Classic Console & Arcade Gaming Show

Classic Gaming Expo

Classic Gaming Expo on Facebook

Vintage Computer Festival Midwest

Vintage Computer Festival Midwest on Facebook

Vintage Computer Festival Midwest on Twitter

Portland Retro Gaming Expo

ABBUC Software Contest 2014 (German)

ABBUC Software Contest 2014 - Rules in English

ABBUC Software Contest 2014 - Discussion on AtariAge


Software of the Month - LeBreak

LeBreak - break movie creator


Hardware of the Month - MPP Modems

Microbits Peripheral Products MPP 1000 Modem


Website of the Month - AtariLeaks

AtariLeaks at AtariArchives

AtariLeaks at Web.Archive.Org

Followup discussion on AtariAge

FBI FOIA Response regarding Jack Tramiel 


Listener Feedback

Atari Ethernet

Matt Lacey

Atari BBS's


Feature Topic (Atari 8-bit File Extensions)

File Extensions Discussion at AtariAge

File Extensions at Atari 8-Bit Computers: Frequently Asked Questions


Interview - Fernando Herrera


Full Interview at


Maury Markowitz
almost ten years ago

Yay, my Wiki article got quoted!

almost ten years ago

Another fantastic podcast. Really great interview.