Zapped to the Past
Zapped to the Past Episode 33 September 1986

Zapped to the Past Episode 33 September 1986

September 27, 2021

In the month of September 1986, many games were released for the Commodore 64. In episode thirty-three of Zapped to the Past, we explore some of those games, including the ghoulish Ghosts ‘n Goblins, the atypical Arac and the knockabout Knight Games, and wonder...  How many other evil villains hide their secrets in their household and office furniture? 

Games covered in this episode:

  • Ghosts ‘n Goblins
  • Mission AD
  • Caverns of Eriban
  • Knight Games
  • Ninja Master
  • Jet Strike Mission
  • Floyd the Droid
  • Arac
  • Danger Mouse in Double Trouble
  • Warhawk
  • Galaxibirds
  • Night Walker
  • Beer Belly Burt’s Brew Biz

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High pitched voice theory for Neanderthals: https://youtu.be/o589CAu73UM

Zapped to the Past Episode 32 August 1986

Zapped to the Past Episode 32 August 1986

September 20, 2021

In the month of August 1986, many games were released for the Commodore 64. In episode thirty-two of Zapped to the Past, we conclude our look at some of those games, including the impressive Infiltrator, the spectrum-esque Saboteur and the laborious Legend of the Amazon women, and wonder… Do ninjas use black coloured toilet paper?

Games covered in this episode:

  • Tau Ceti
  • ICUPS
  • Ollo 1 & Ollo 2
  • Legend of the Amazon Women
  • Infiltrator
  • Nexus
  • Time Trax
  • Saboteur
  • Murder on the Mississippi

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Zapped to the Past Episode 31 August 1986

Zapped to the Past Episode 31 August 1986

September 13, 2021

In the month of August 1986, many games were released for the Commodore 64. In episode thirty-one of Zapped to the Past, we explore some of those games, including the sexless Sam Fox Strip Poker, the gouging Green Beret and the colourless Core and wonder... exactly how many Green Berets would make for a good henchman's breakfast?

Games covered in this episode:

  • Kik Start II (C128k Mention)
  • Superstar Ping Pong
  • Sam Fox Strip Poker
  • Touchdown Football
  • Core
  • Groovy Garden
  • Tubular Bells
  • Shogun
  • Green Beret

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Zapped to the Past Episode 30 July 1986

Zapped to the Past Episode 30 July 1986

September 6, 2021

In the month of July 1986, many games were released for the Commodore 64. In episode thirty of Zapped to the Past, we conclude our look at some of those games, including the bumbling Bombo, the starfaring Sentinel and the meandering Max Headroom and wonder… How many times does the word ‘egg’ appear in this episode?

Games covered in this episode:

  • Boulderdash 3
  • Bombo
  • Biggles
  • Solo Flight Plus
  • Acro Jet
  • Max Headroom

Cheapers Creepers

  • Slamball
  • Neutral Zone
  • Breakdance
  • Return of the Space Warriors
  • Shamus
  • Sentinel

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