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04 - Club Drive

Shinto

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Download or listen to the podcast episode at http://atarijaguargamebygame.libsyn.com/04-club-drive

 

Mix up the driving genre with Club Drive, a game where the ideas are big and biggest fans may be little, a game with tunes on the radio and cheese on the floor.

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Show Notes


General Links
jaguar.gamebygamepodcast.com
Jaguar Game by Game Podcast Store
Podcast Episode Guide
Michael Current's Awesome Atari History Timelines

Forums
AtariAge
atari.io
The Retro League
RetroVideoGamer
Game Links
Game on AtariAge
Game on MobyGames


Developer, Distributor, and Development
Todd Powers bio
Voicemodem press release
October 1994 GamePro, VoiceModem mention
VoiceModem press release (.zip file)
Focus group (.zip file)
VoiceModem code in Club Drive
Edge magazine's '94 Summer CES coverage
EGM's Quartermann from CES
July 1994: Club Drive preview
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Resolution of Jaguar games
Analog controls in Club Drive, resolution, hidden world hints, 2-player voice modem

Gameplay & Graphics Notes
IAAPA: Amusement park ride safety
Koosh ball
Jerome Strach
Tag banned in some US schools
Tag banned in some UK schools
Once had a user-made overlay for Club Drive

Reviews
February 1995: Club Drive review
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Atari Explorer Online: MSRP and review (.zip file)
Atari Explorer Online: Score adjustment (.zip file)
Atari Explorer Online: Another score adjustment (.zip file)
Jaguar Explorer Online: Yet another score adjustment (.zip file)
High Scores

TV/Movie/Game/Music/Book References
You're in a Johnnycab
Mmm, cheddar, delicious
It's a ghost car!
Dream Theater


Listener Feedback
Inverse ATASCII podcast, hosted by Wade
Eric Ginner interview in Retro Gamer
Game Boy World:
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by Greg Sewart, not Greg Stewart, as I misspoke in the episode.


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As promised, here is an update on a particular feature of a hidden area in the game. Since I wrapped the hidden stuff in a Spoiler Alert in the episode, I'll present this information in white text. You should be able to highlight it with your mouse cursor to view.

 

BEGIN SPOILER

Have you ever wondered why there's a rocket behind the Atari headquarters? I sure did, so I asked my confidential informant about it. He said that Jerome and Todd used to set off model rockets of all shapes and sizes in the parking lot behind the building. They even tried strapping rockets to an RC car! They did this sometimes while a new build was compiling, and other times just for fun.

END SPOILER

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