Launch the Ball - Pinball & Classic Video Arcade Games
About This Show
Launch the Ball Podcast takes you on a behind-the-scenes journey of producing the first feature film centering on the culture of pinball and video arcades since the 1980s. Hosted by Imoto Harney and David Trotter, the show features interviews with cast members, legends of retro gaming, arcade owners and enthusiasts, and film updates. More info at www.launchtheball.com.
Most Recent Episode
007: Billy Mitchell - He's Hotter Than His Sauce
In this episode, Imoto and David interview Billy Mitchell, the legend of retro video games. Among his many achievements, Billy is known for earning the first perfect score of 3,333,360 points on the original Pac-Man arcade game in July 1999. Best known to the broader public for his appearance in the 2007 documentary "The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters", he has been cast to play himself in the upcoming scripted feature film "Launch the Ball". Billy also owns the Rickey's World Famous Restaurant chain based in Hollywood, Florida, and sells a line of hot sauces known as Rickey's World Famous Sauces. More info: www.launchtheball.com