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Faking Retro TV? - This Week In Retro 133

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5th August 2023 1 hr 13 min

Did you miss us? We are back with a story about finding a Discs of Tron arcade machine by the side of a road. What a find. We follow that by wondering if a new retro restoration TV show could be putting entertainment over the truth. Then finally it seems that there is a new effort to preserve games in Australia.

All this and our Community Question Of The Week plus a quick catch up with your hosts.

We are very grateful to our sponsor, Pixel Addict magazine. Head on over to for the full run down on the latest issue. Highlights include: a look at the Thomson T07, working out why Myst was the game of the 1990s and a look at and interview with the people who bought Zool out of retirement.

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9:47 - Throwing out Discs

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24:10 - Retro Fake TV?

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48:15 - Australia wakes up

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1:03:35 - Community Question of the Week

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