Arguable the best 2D Arcade Platform, AFPH jumps into the storied history of Capcom’s CPS System.
AFPH dive into the Atari shell company Tengen, whose surprising role in video game history precedes it’s nefarious origins.
It’s been 20 years since the Dreamcast launched and on this episode, the Autofire Power Hour revisits Sega’s little white box with fresh eyes.
Join the Power Hour for a look inside the origin of one of the most influential genres in video game history, Dungeon Crawlers!
We have come to the end of our Retro City Festival coverage/content. Time for us to put our stuff in a hanky at the end of a stick and hit the road.
As we begin to wind down our output from this year’s Retro City Festival, we have put together a “potpourri” of interviews with some really awesome people.
How good was your 2018 Christmas Haul?
This week we dig into the archives to re-release a special Christmas episode!
Why is Super Smash Bros so good?
Join the Autofire Power Hour, LIVE! at the Retro City Festival, January 5-6th, 2019 at the Pomona Fairplex, in Southern California. Buy tickets now! Contact us if your interested in joining the Podcast, we would love to host you!
On this episode of Auto Fire Power Hour, Brian and Ray discuss the recent flurry of retro releases and debate the most important of topics.
PACHINKO!!! And health clubs….those too.
Relax next to the fireplace with Brian for a late night session answering listener questions.
In this very special edition of Autofire Power Hour (+48 Hours) we tackle the entire history of Nintendo’s Highs & Lows.
Journey with AFPH into the world of Taito’s Darius where we battle the onslaught of space fish in one of the best horizontal shooter series of all time.
Autofire Power Hour is taking it to the X-Treme!!!
On this extra special bonus edition of the AFPH, we lightly dabble in self-induced public shaming in an attempt to pull back the curtain a bit. Special appearance enthusiast Thor Becker joins once again as we discuss how we spent our Friday nights in high school establishing the “Sega-Nights” (not to be confused with Sega’s Nights).
We discuss 3 high-profile designers who, at a time, had a level of celebrity attained from massively successful video games that helped shape entire genres. Then it all went south.
In this smooth episode we smoothly discuss the Road Rash series in terms of its smoothness.
Join us and witness the major successes and the glorious failures of crowd funded video games.
Brian and Ray discuss Sega’s last “ode to joy,” the Dreamcast, and the legacy of some of it’s games.
In a special “field” episode of AutoFire Power Hour, Brian tracks down special guest Thor Becker, in an undisclosed location, to discuss the Clock Tower Series.
Many developers were making fighters in the 90’s, most have been completely forgotten. However one developer sticks out in the crowd of the discarded, Strata.
Virgin Interactive Entertainment is responsible for some of the most memorable 16-bit era video games. They also created the RTS genre and were sprite creation innovators.
Welcome back to AFPH’s heated discussion with Robbie around the Koei Executive Series classic, Aerobiz!
AFPH and Quan discuss one of our personal favorite puzzle games and all time classic, the Puzzle Bobble Series!
AFPH fight their way through Eternal Champions, including the history of the development team that came to be known as Sega Interactive.