The Atari XEGS Cart by Cart Podcast-logo

The Atari XEGS Cart by Cart Podcast

Technology Podcasts >

The Atari XE Gaming System was a version of their XE 8-bit line of computers but attempting to compete against the successful Nintendo Entertainment System. At the same time offering the computer option. Our podcast will focus on the cartridge games made for this system but, because this is essentially an atari 8-bit computer, we'll also review games that will play on this system.

The Atari XE Gaming System was a version of their XE 8-bit line of computers but attempting to compete against the successful Nintendo Entertainment System. At the same time offering the computer option. Our podcast will focus on the cartridge games made for this system but, because this is essentially an atari 8-bit computer, we'll also review games that will play on this system.
More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

The Atari XE Gaming System was a version of their XE 8-bit line of computers but attempting to compete against the successful Nintendo Entertainment System. At the same time offering the computer option. Our podcast will focus on the cartridge games made for this system but, because this is essentially an atari 8-bit computer, we'll also review games that will play on this system.

Language:

English


Episodes

Review Episode 12

5/24/2019
More
News Kong Off 7IRATA.ONLINECreators webisteAtari Age forum discussionSIO bus fixFort Apocalypse source code Downloads: Atari (USA) at AtarimaniaAtari (UK) at AtarimaniaWhere to Buy: Video 61Other Reviews and Info: Virgin Mastertronic (UK)Downloads: AtariMania

Duration:00:44:09

Review Episode 11

1/28/2019
More
News Bravo Sierra ComputersSeattle Retro-Computing Society8-bit on a Budget at Unbound.comThe UNO CartBen Daglish Wiki pageBen Daglish on POKEY Heroes LinkedInInfo: Wikipedia article on Fight NightDownloads: Atari XEGS CartridgeAccolade DiskUS Gold DiskWhere to Buy: B&C ComputerVision (ebay site)Best ElectronicsBravo Sierra ComputersOther Reviews and Info: AtariMania7800 Game by Game Podcast, episode 20Classic Gaming Quarterly magazine has an interview with Amory WongANTIC Podcast...

Duration:01:04:29

Review Episode 10

10/26/2018
More
News The Final Project: Atari 800 Handheld - Part 1The Final Project: Atari 800 Portable - Part 2Part 1Part 28-bit on a Budget at Unbound.comUS LinkUK LinkRetro Gamer back issuesCulminsBlack Bouncy BlobBaby Berks v2Homebrew HeroesUpdate to Rob McMullen's (Of Player/Missile Podcast) Omnivore toolAtari 2600 Classic HoodieMen's Atari Retro Gaming Tee on Blue Culture Tees Sydney Development CorperationDistinctive Software Inc.Amory Wong (Ace of Aces fame)Sculptured SoftwareChuck...

Duration:01:26:51

Review Episode 9

7/16/2018
More
News Atari Lynx HandyCast@lynxhandycast on TwitterVintage Computer Festival NorthwestAtari 1020 plotterLantronixSIO2ArduinoKong Off 6Amazon USAmazon UK Atari 8-bit port#175#177NOMAM "BASIC 10-Liner Contest" ABC TV, Australia, "Good Game" biography of Bill Compuserve Sysop Dick Brudzynski's review of "Bill Williams remembered" post, by James Hague (author of Bill's autobiography, "Stanley Kubrick is Gone", retrospective by ElectronDance "Bill Williams: The Story of a Life", The...

Duration:01:04:31

Review Episode 8

12/24/2017
More
Show Notes News The UnoCartpre-orders thread at AtariAge forumsGeek.com's review of BreakoutKanexPro Composite/ S-video to 4K HDMI ConverterABBUC 2017 Software ContestFacebook groupFacebook pageKieren's "Laird's Lair" YouTube channelLarry Bundy Jr's YouTube channelKieren's video review of the book The Story Of The Commodore Amiga In Pixels Crossbow Info: Giant Bomb's description of Crossbow (arcade) Downloads: "Crossbow" at AtariMania "Crossbow" at AtariAge Where to Buy: B & C...

Duration:01:04:26

Review Episode 7

6/26/2017
More
Show Notes News Atari 5200 Podcast Video of Atari games from Wapniak 2017 Wapniak 2017 competiton results Blade Runner 2049 second trailer WiFi232 adapter Video of Bosconian homebrew gameplay Fragmare's YouTube channel of video game music covers The XL BOSS review, Analog Computing issue 25 Amazon USAmazon UKThe Retro Show Kieren's movie review Learn more at "8bit Generation"'s website 8 Bit WeaponComputeHer "DLC the OST" This episodes title graphicArtist John Von Neumann Food...

Duration:01:25:36

Review Episode 6

4/1/2017
More
Show Notes News Kieren's "Atari 8-bit Vs. Arcade" videosAmazon USAmazon UKKieren's video tutorial on the AtariMax Max Flash Cart"Let's Go Dizzy! The Story of the Oliver Twins" bookJaguar Sector IIILynx SectorSacramento Indie Arcadepro(c) ATARI magazine, issue 11Tape Preservation Project, at atari.area"A8CAS" project at SourceForge"Keep those XL's/XE's humming" (home of "WAV2CAS", "CAS2WAV", and "XEX2CAS") at Ernest R. Schreurs' website Rescue on Fractalus! Info: "Rescue on...

Duration:02:12:45

Review Episode 5

2/12/2017
More
Show Notes News ExtraLifeMan vs SnakeUltimate CartANTIC Interview with Marlin BatesUltimate Cart overview by Jonathan "Flashjazzcat" HallidayTen Pence Arcade podcastArt of AtariAtari 5200 PodcastRebooteroids for Jaguar2016 ABBUC Software ContestSillyVentureSillyVenture 2016 productions at DemoZooBally Alley Astrocast podcast Summer Games Olympic Events: Pole VaultDiving4x400M Relay100M DashGymnasticsFreestyle Relay100M FreestyleSkeet Shooting Downloads: Atari Corp 1988 cart version,...

Duration:01:18:53

Review Episode 4

10/29/2016
More
Show Notes News Atari 5200 PodcastAtariAge forum threadArchive of old "Atari 5200 Superpodcast" at Internet ArchiveNir Dary's YouTube channelAtari Party 2016 websiteANTIC Episode 35 (Bill co-hosted)Atari 2600 Game by Game podcast interview with BillREVIVAL homepageREVIVAL Solstice Retro Event 2016 video at YouTubeKieren's "Atari 8-bit vs Arcade" YouTube video playlistRetro Gamer magazineAtariAge forum threadCentre for Computing History Pac-Man Arcade Where to Buy: AtariAge forum...

Duration:02:07:37

Interview Episode 1

8/29/2016
More
Show Notes New Theme Song Software Remixes at BandcampComputeHer8 Bit Weapon Links AtariAge forum discussion: Purchase info and links to game files can be found here

Duration:00:47:39

Review Episode 3

6/14/2016
More
Show Notes New Theme Song Software Remixes at BandcampComputeHer8 Bit Weapon News Kieren's hosting "Revival" in July in Walsall, UKBill's hosting "Atari Party" in July in Davis, California, USAKieren's "Laird's Lair" channel, with lots of new stuffFusion Retro BooksThrowback NetworkYouTube videoTheRetrocade YouTube channel"bad-ass custom dust covers" thread on AtariAgeArtcadeKieren's review on YouTubePhotos from Sacramento Indie Arcade 2016Search Google to learn about McWill's Lynx LCD...

Duration:01:38:36

Review Episode 2

4/15/2016
More
Show Notes New Theme Song Software Remixes at BandcampComputeHer8 Bit Weapon News Bill's "Atari Party" in Northern CaliforniaSacramento Indie ArcadeThe Ultimate SD Mulitcart Missing Links (Ep 1.: Missile Command) 5200 Super Podcast Ep. 1: The Pac(k) Ins 5200 Super Podcast Ep. 3: TrakBallin' with Centipede and Missile Command 2600 Game by Game Podcast Ep. 49: Dodge 'Em & Missile CommandLaird's Lair (Kieren Hawken)'s "XE-Lent Arcade Games Part 10" video Mario Bros. Information...

Duration:01:40:11

Review Episode 1

2/1/2016
More
Show Notes Archon: The Dark and the Light Other reviews & references: ANTIC interview with Jon Freeman, Free Fall AssociatesFree Fall Associates interview with Jon Freeman & Anne WestfallThe Digital Antiquarian: Free Fall, Part 1: ArchonGrognardia: Interview with Paul Reiche IIIGame ManualArchonFree Fall AssociatesXEGS cart (1987)XL disk (1983)The 8-bit Game: Digesting Archon Other ports: ArchonArchon II: AdeptArchon UltraThe Unholy WarKombat ChessArchon: ConquestArchon: Classic Where...

Duration:01:15:23

Episode 0

11/21/2015
More
Show Notes Other ports/reviews: Video Game Console LibraryWikipediaClassic Home Video Games MuseumThe Centre for Computing HistoryANTIC Magazine "First Look Inside the XE Game System" Where to buy: B & C ComputerVisionsEight Bit FixBest Electronics (Sold out but keep looking) Things to consider getting for your XEGS: BEST Electronics "BEST XE Touch" keyboard retrofitInstallation guide Emulators: atari800Atari800Win PLUsAltirraAtari++ColleenPC XformerApple iOS deviceMESS(Multi Emulator...

Duration:01:54:02