Interviews

Scene World Podcast #65 – Andrew & Rob Hewson

Hewson Consultants! Who doesn’t know them! (Later renamed to #21stCenturyEntertainment), we talk to Andrew Hewson who started all this and talk about the good old times, as well, as talking about what Rob Hewson does nowadays as an Indie videogame developer and publisher with Huey Games, releasing #HyperSentinel on the Switch before and currently working on Kickstarting their new game…

Podcast Episode #64 – The 8-Bit Symphony with Rob Hubbard and Chris Abbott

Chris Abbott and Rob Hubbard are at it again! This time, they’re working on the 8-Bit Symphony, a live concert featuring the Hull Philharmonic, celebrating the history of home computer gaming. They join AJ and Joerg for this special 64th episode to discuss bringing together this amazing project. (Interview starts at 22:27) https://scene.world/8bitsymphony

Scene World Tech History Interviews now on a dedicated collection page at the internet archive!

Scene World Magazine wrote: Scene World Magazine is celebrating this special day. We have reached a whopping 50 interviews with tech pioneers, VIPs and inventors now, it’s about time we have got our dedicated collection page at the Internet Archive for that! 😎 https://archive.org/details/sceneworld … AKA “Scene World Tech History Interviews”!

Scene World Podcast Episode #57 – The Hungarian C64 and Amiga Gaming Scene with Andras Kaptas

Martin Ahman and Joerg talk to Andras Kaptas from the insert-coin.hu Association about the Hungarian C64 and Amiga Gaming Scene and how it came to be behind the iron curtain and how it envolved into creation of independand full price games for these machines long after their lifetimes. Also we talk about preserving the Hungarian videogame culture with him and…

Podcast Episode #56 – PLATO and IRATA.ONLINE with Thomas Cherryhomes

PLATO is the great, great, great granddaddy of the online computer network. Developing forums, email, multiplayer networked games, screen sharing, and instant messaging, it is responsible for many of the things we take for granted today. AJ and Joerg take a deep dive with IRATA.ONLINE’s Thomas Cherryhomes into why PLATO is as awesome as it is, and how it still…