40 Best Retro Gaming Podcasts
Retro Gaming Podcasts
Here are 40 Best Retro Gaming Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
The original classic gaming podcasts continues its endless quest to explore the history of video games, one game at a time. Join hosts Jeremy Parish and Bob Mackey each week as they team up with a host of expert guests to chronicle the creations that have paved the way for today's hits. From forgotten black-and-white arcade machines to modern-day remakes, Retronauts spans more than four decades of vintage gaming greatness!
Also in Video Games History Podcasts
Play⋅ 4.9K⋅ 18.7K ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 84 min ⋅ Jul 2013 Get Email Contact
2. Back in my Play | A Podcast for Nostalgic Gamers
East Boston, Massachusetts, US
Every week we look back on our memories of the video games we played growing up. We discuss a brief history of the game, the memories that impacted our lives, and the experience of going back to the games in the present day.
Also in Video Game Podcasts
Play⋅ 1.2K ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 85 min ⋅ Jun 2013 Get Email Contact
3. Retro Warriors
Retro Warriors is a podcast about retro games hosted by Justin Baker and Chris Saturn. We cover all things retro, with a passion for the 8-bit and 16-bit eras of gaming.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 78 min ⋅ Jun 2015 Get Email Contact
4. TADPOG: Tyler and Dave Play Old Games
Tyler & Dave are two gamers from Kentucky who host TADPOG, a weekly audio podcast about old video games. The retro games discussed typically debuted on platforms like the Super Nintendo, Nintendo Entertainment System, Sega Genesis, and Game Boy.
Play⋅ 496 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 153 min Get Email Contact
5. Pixelated Audio
Video game music podcast and retro gaming that spans across multiple platforms in an attempt to bring game audio, history, awareness and some of the gaming cultures to people that share a similar passion. So sit back and enjoy the melodies.
Play⋅ 1.4K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 71 min Get Email Contact
6. Retro RPG Podcast
Talking about the old RPGs you love. But instead of nostalgia, we go back and play them. Many of which we have never played.
Play⋅ 180 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 81 min Get Email Contact
7. Factory Sealed Retro Gaming Podcast
It's time to gather around your console and join the finest retro gaming community in all the land. Part life story, part in-depth game review, join hosts Eric, Dan, Tom, and Mike every fortnight for a light-hearted, tangent-filled, romp through gaming history.
Also in Console Gaming Podcasts
Play⋅ 1.1K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 127 min Get Email Contact
8. The Retro Hour (Retro Gaming Podcast)
Your weekly dose of retro gaming and technology news and interviews with industry veterans. New episodes released every Friday!
Play⋅ 5.4K ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 86 min Get Email Contact
9. The Retro Gamers : A Video Game Podcast
Anthony and Larry here to bring you our memories of a time long forgotten but slowly seeing the light of day in the world of video games. Blow off the dust from the carts. Get your wires untangled. We about to go retro!
Play⋅ 73 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 58 min Get Email Contact
10. Retro Gaming Dads Podcast
Join Barry and Anthony as we bring you a byte-sized recap of everything that's happening in the retro gaming community.
Play⋅ 21⋅ 12 ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 49 min Get Email Contact
11. Cartridge Command
Your weekly retro gaming podcast where Nick and Eric discuss, breakdown, and review one classic game!
Play⋅ 124 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 57 min Get Email Contact
12. RPG Fan's Retro Encounter
Join the RPGFan crew as they play through and discuss classic RPGs and adventure games. Follow to keep up with our podcast.
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Play⋅ 11.7K⋅ 4.9K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 92 min Get Email Contact
13. RetroRGB Weekly Roundup
Welcome to RetroRGB Weekly Roundup, the podcast dedicated to keeping everyone up-to-date with the best the retro-gaming world has to offer! Follow for Retro-gaming news, interviews, demos and more.
Play⋅ 24.8K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 43 min Get Email Contact
14. ONE RAD PODCAST
A collection of retro-gaming and nostalgic based review shows; Gotta Go Cast, Saturday Morning Crunch, Twisty Rockets and more! All made possible by the members of ONE RAD CLUB, our Patreon.
Play⋅ 193 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 37 min Get Email Contact
15. Emulate This: Retro Gaming Exploration
Doylestown, Pennsylvania, US
Grab a beer and hang with us as we discuss topics that range from the Atari 2600 to the Xbox 1. No experts here just fans who love retro and modern-day gaming.
Play⋅ 180 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 146 min Get Email Contact
16. Retro Gaming Discussion Show
Retro Gaming Discussion Show is a retro gaming podcast for retro gamers by retro gamers! We cover everything from the 8bit days up to modern indie retro-inspired games.
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Play⋅ 567⋅ 3.9K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 131 min ⋅ Dec 2014 Get Email Contact
17. The Retro Blast Podcast (Retro Gaming Podcast)
Do you love Retro Games? Then you're in the right place. We cover games from the mid 80s to the early 00s (The Golden Age), covering several popular platforms such as NES, SNES, Sega Genesis, PlayStation, N64, Saturn, and more! Join us!
Play⋅ 26⋅ 9.2K ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 85 min ⋅ Oct 2019 Get Email Contact
18. Arcade Attack Retro Gaming Podcast
A lively, accessible and entertaining weekly retro gaming podcast from Keith, Adrian, Dylan, and Rob
Play⋅ 16.6K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 64 min Get Email Contact
19. Retro Game Club
Retro Game Club is a podcast about retro gaming with a focus on programming, emulation, and projects you can do at home. Each episode, we will have two games you can play with us and give us feedback before the next episode. We will also have a topic or project of the week that will be the focus of the conversation.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 62 min ⋅ Feb 2019 Get Email Contact
20. Retro Asylum | The UK's No.1 Retro Gaming Podcast
The UK's No.1 Retro Gaming Podcast. Curating gaming culture for future generations. Follow to get updates.
Play⋅ 16.3K ⋅3 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 106 min ⋅ Jul 2014 Get Email Contact
21. Worth it or Worthless: A Retro Game Podcast
Here at Worth it or Worthless, we play and review retro games and decide if they're good by today's standards and whether they're worth the price of admission.
Play 1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 71 min Get Email Contact
22. Maximum Power Up
North & South
A podcast covering retro & modern gaming. Join hosts Paul, Phil, Chris, Chris MK2, Tom, Jake, Amy and Arron as they chat about their love of video games.
525⋅ 5.5K ⋅2 episodes / year Get Email Contact
23. Retro Gaming RoundUp
The most definitive retro gaming podcast on the planet. You can expect monthly episodes full of classic gaming news, views and opinions from around the world. Each episode will be overflowing with content and will include: classic gaming guru interviews. Classic gaming-related editorials.Classic console and computer game rants, raves & reviews from both sides of the pond. What's old is new again. Arcade game & pinball reviews, rulesets & hardware discussions, monthly top-10 lists and more!
Play⋅ 1.9K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 390 min ⋅ Jan 2009 Get Email Contact
24. Retro Spectives
The Retro Spectives Podcast: Examining old games through today's lens. Tune in to hear us arguing about the classics of yesteryear!
Play⋅ 464 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 91 min Get Email Contact
Three guys get together every couple weeks and discuss a 'classic' game from the 32-bit era of consoles back to the dawn of the hobby. Tie-in podcast to Retrovania.net.
Play⋅ 430⋅ 168 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 86 min Get Email Contact
26. Remember The Game? Retro Gaming Podcast
Comedian Adam Blank and his guests reminisce about their favorite retro video games. Follow this podcast for updates.
Play⋅ 2.6K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 94 min Get Email Contact
27. Retro Gaming Boombox
A Podcast that focuses on retro video games and their music from the late 80s to the mid 90s.
Play⋅ 154 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 95 min ⋅ May 2016 Get Email Contact
Austin, Texas, US
Retro gaming in the modern world! Each week, Dan, John, and Sam chat about what's new in retro. Game pricing, collection updates, hauls, news, tip & tricks, and more!
Play⋅ 1K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 120 min Get Email Contact
29. Retro Game Squad Podcast
A monthly podcast featuring roundtable discussion about retro and classic video games from the 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32/64-bit eras. Each episode, our crew picks a theme and reviews a selection of games that fit within said theme. Join us as we strive to bring you a great show that's both informative and entertaining.
Play⋅ 966 ⋅3 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 207 min ⋅ Sep 2012 Get Email Contact
30. Passion for Pixels Retro Gaming Podcast
Danny and Stian share stories from a lifetime of playing videogames, with an emphasis on retro games and retro gaming. We span everything from Nintendo and Sega to Atari, PC, Playstation and more, as we analyze all aspects of the gaming industry, and how it's changed through the years.
Play⋅ 48 ⋅2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 77 min ⋅ Feb 2014 Get Email Contact
31. Genesis Gems Retro Gaming Podcast
Genesis Gems is a retro gaming podcast focused on the Sega Genesis console. Family-friendly, fun, and goofy!
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Play⋅ 321 ⋅2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 102 min ⋅ Jun 2014 Get Email Contact
32. Retro Game Guys
The Retro Game Guys discuss retro gaming history, memories, and revisit the best titles of the '80s and '90s! Listen and win a game! The Retro Game Guys podcast is a Retro Gaming Podcast that dives deep into game history, interest facts, and memories of playing classic video games.
Play⋅ 638⋅ 2.8K Get Email Contact
33. Classic Gaming Podcast
Each episode, we discuss at least one classic game each, looking at them from a modern perspective but also remembering where they stand in the evolution of game development. Sometimes they're games we played and loved growing up. Sometimes they're games we missed and are experiencing for the first time. Though we each have our core beloved genres, we all play a variety of games of various styles, eras, and platforms.
Play⋅ 361 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 132 min Get Email Contact
34. Retro Game Fix
Retro Game Fix is your destination for all things Video games. We cover retro and modern gaming from every angle, arcade to consoles.
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Play⋅ 74⋅ 12.2K ⋅ Jun 2012 Get Email Contact
35. ARGcast : Another Retro Gaming Podcast
Join David and Robert for Another Retro Gaming Podcast! We discuss topics, celebrate titles, entertain guests, and give away games, all with an old school bend. Subscribe and become an ARGonaut today!
Play⋅ 1.3K⋅ 663 Get Email Contact
36. Retro Indie Pixels
Retro Indie Pixels podcast with the focus of Retro Gaming and Indie Gaming. We also do interviews and showcase anything that would be important to a Retro Gamer.
Play⋅ 338⋅ 95 ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 170 min Get Email Contact
37. The Legend of Retro
The Legend of Retro is your source for all things retro gaming. Join Xander, Chops, and Craig as they travel through time to explore games from the Atari generation to the PS2 era. Enjoy Retro Relapse every week when the crew picks a game and gets hands-on to discuss it in depth.
Play⋅ 631⋅ 1K Get Email Contact
Retro Gaming Podcasters
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|Larry Mohrmann and Anthony Ripo||spreaker.com||105|
|Bleav Podcast Network||retrozap.com||66|
|The Emulate This Crew||emulatethis.buzzsprout.com||55|
Retro Gaming Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
|Dungeons And Dragons||10|
|Dungeons & Dragons||9|
|Not IGN SNES||5|
|Is It Worth It?||4|
|Scott Pilgrim Game||3|
|Side Scrolling Beat'em Up||3|
|Original Flavor Wednesday||3|
|Beat 'em Up||2|
|Nintendo Switch Online||2|
|The 8-Bit Big Band||1|
|Space Flight Simulation||1|
|Japanese Role Playing Game||1|
|Role Playing Game||1|