About This Show
Remember those great Atari 2600 games? Sure, they were fun to play, but didn't you ever wonder why they needed to call a plumber to take out Donkey Kong? What exactly Yar was seeking revenge against? What the Defender was defending? What was making those robots so Beserk? Me too! ATARI BYTES is a game review podcast like no other. On this show, we take a BYTE (get it?) out of a classic Atari 2600 game and see if the story within the game BYTES (now do you get it?) us back.
Most Recent Episode
EPISODE 40: M*A*S*H
2 days ago
Grab a martini and Radar's teddy bear and come play M*A*S*H! The video game! On your TV!* *You might need to put down either the martini or the bear to hold the joystick. In episode 40, our focus is the 1983 20th Century Fox Video Games edition of the game based on the HUGELY popular show about whacky doctors and nurses plunked down in the army camp 4077 during the Korean War. Plus...We have a special guest. Henry is back! He joins us to share his thoughts about a game set in a war that, historically, means little to him because it happened sixty years ago and he's only seven. But did he like the game? Tune in to find out! Thanks to Kevin McLeod at Incompetech.com for creative commons use of his songs "Reformat", "Pinball Spring" and "Take a Chance." Atari Bytes show notes It's a Podcast, Charlie Brown The Atari Bytes Patreon page The Zazzle.com store AB_Pod_Store