Zapped to the Past
Zapped to the Past Episode 20 February 1986

Zapped to the Past Episode 20 February 1986

June 28, 2021

In the frozen month of February 1986, many games were released for the Commodore 64. In episode twenty of Zapped to the Past, we conclude our look at some of those games, including the epic Eidolon, the fearful Friday the 13th and the dastardly Desert Fox and wonder... is a film soundtrack enough source material for a game?

Games covered in this episode:

  • The Eidolon
  • Friday the 13th
  • Revs
  • Blade Runner
  • Desert Fox
  • One Bite too Deep
  • Space Pilot 2
  • Zorro

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Zapped to the Past Episode 19 February 1986

Zapped to the Past Episode 19 February 1986

June 21, 2021

In the frozen month of February 1986, many games were released for the Commodore 64. In episode nineteen of Zapped to the Past, we look at some of those games, including the bouncy Bounder, the raucous Rambo and the gravitational Gyroscope and wonder why anyone thought collecting vector letters in space would be fun... 

Games covered in this episode:

  • Bounder
  • Rambo
  • Outlaws
  • Starion
  • Fight Night
  • Gyroscope
  • Gertie Goose
  • Commando

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Please visit the website of David Hearne Writer - our amazing show sponsor:
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Zapped to the Past Episode 18 January 1986

Zapped to the Past Episode 18 January 1986

June 14, 2021

In the unending month of January 1986, many games were released for the Commodore 64. In episode eighteen of Zapped to the Past, we conclude our look at some of those games, including the balletic Ballblazer, the detonating Dynamite Dan and the winsome Willow Pattern and wonder if games should ever be based on crockery patterns?

Games covered in this episode:

  • Ballblazer
  • Underwurlde
  • Imhotep
  • Thunderbirds
  • Dynamite Dan
  • Willow Pattern
  • The Last V8
  • Scalextric

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Please visit the website of David Hearne Writer - our amazing show sponsor:

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Zapped to the Past Episode 17 January 1986

Zapped to the Past Episode 17 January 1986

June 7, 2021

In the unending month of January 1986, many games were released for the Commodore 64. In episode seventeen of Zapped to the Past, we look at some of those games, including the chatty Chimera, the fearsome Fighting Warrior and the roving Robin of the Wood, and wonder...how many sprites would it have taken to add Friar Tuck?

Games covered in this episode:

  • Koronis Rift
  • Goonies
  • Fighting Warrior
  • Skooldaze
  • Robin of the Wood
  • Chimera
  • Metabolis
  • Hero of the Golden Talisman

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https://zappedtothepast.com/classic-crapverts/

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