Towards The Pantheon

Towards The Pantheon

An Interview with Connor Linning by Peter Ward Story: For a thousand years the world has believed itself to be at peace. But behind the scenes, the forgotten group once known as The Terrorforce has reawakened and are using divide and conquer tactics to destabilize the world’s economic, social, and political norms. Tensions are rising between the many races of the world but luckily a small number of people remember the past and are determined to not let history repeat itself. Towards The Pantheon is a 2D top down role-playing game…

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The Button Bashers a film about games

The Button Bashers a film about games

ABOUT The Button Bashers film is a 100min Feature film tribute to the UK gaming scene that appeared in the 1980s. Part Scripted scenes / Part Interview / Docudrama – A Cinematic tribute to those games, the Programmers, The Publishers and the gamers. So if you owned a Commodore 64, Sinclair Spectrum, Atari VCS, Amstrad, Vic-20, Apple II, Dragon 32, BBC, Texas Instruments TI99 and even a ZX81 – then this is the film for you. Think the film ’24 hour Party People’…but with games! Lee Bolton director speaks Yes…

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Nintendo Quest interview with Jay Bartlett

Nintendo Quest interview with Jay Bartlett

What was your first Console you played on was it the NES and can you remember what game you first played? It was the Atari Pong version 1   Apart from the NES what other consoles do you enjoy? I have been collecting all video games for all systems my whole life. I have a soft spot for the 3DO When you was approached about making NQ did you have any reservations making it?  There was a little of course until Rob and I hashed out the exact details of…

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8bit Heroes

8bit Heroes

Joe Granato IV Creative Director at www.thenew8bitheroes.com Interview by Peter Ward After officially deciding to move forward with this project, I reached out to the childhood friend who I originally conceptualized this 8-bit world with over 25 years ago. We hadn’t talked in decades, but ironically, even though life had led us thousands of miles from our native home, they had been thousands of miles in the same direction, and he coincidentally lived near enough to visit on a whim. We met up at Player1 Game Bar in Orlando, a great…

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Box Art Documentary Rob McCallum

Box Art Documentary Rob McCallum

Click here to support Interview By Peter Ward Pete: “Welcome to Retro Gamesmaster thank you for sparing time from your busy schedule.  Let’s get this interview underway”   Pete:”What inspired you to make a retro gaming Documentary?” Rob: Having made “Nintendo Quest” (NintendoQuest.com) I wasn’t sure if there was going to be a really good reason to return to retro gaming as a documentary. Retro is only part of the video game universe and as time goes on, what we consider retro today will only grow to include contemporary offerings….

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Paul Bridger The Amiga Works Documentary

Paul Bridger The Amiga Works Documentary

So after two years in the making, this fan based documentary is finally here or will be very soon. Just waiting to get some publicity on it and then we’ll finally unveil it onto YouTube, Vimeo etc. The idea was after working alongside Allister Brimble on his Amiga Works album and being Executive Producer, I had created/worked on the entire website and also did as much marketing for it. I even managed to get a full entire track from the album played on commercial radio, not many video games composers…

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