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Christian Spanik Interview for Scene World Magazine - Part 1 - Writing books

Christian Spanik Interview for Scene World Magazine - Part 1 - How I got into journalism and writing books

Posted by Nafcom on Mar 18, 2017 // Read more »


(German) video interview with Wolfgang Back

Wolfgang Back is a computer journalist pioneer since the first hour and of the birth of computers.

Posted by Nafcom on Mar 17, 2017 // Read more »


Video Interview with John Chowning

John Chowning is the pioneer in FM synthesis, which he discovered as a musician by ear

Posted by Nafcom on Feb 19, 2017 // Read more »


Video Interview with Forrest S. Mozer

Ever wondered who this voice is you hear in the speech of "Ghostbusters" for the C64 and Atari?

Posted by Nafcom on Nov 08, 2016 // Read more »


Video Interview with Nolan Bushnell

Nolan Bushnell is an American engineer and pioneer and founded Atari Inc and is considered one of the founding fathers of the video game industry. He also did the co-op version with scoring and sound called PONG for the arcades.

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 19, 2016 // Read more »


Video Interview with Friedhelm Hillebrand

Friedhelm Hillebrand is the inventor of the SMS. In 1984 he had the idea of making cheap and fast text transmission over the cellular network possible.

Posted by Nafcom on Apr 30, 2016 // Read more »


Video Interview with David Pleasance

Due to massive delays and the new issue of Scene World Magazine being out very soon, we couldn't pack the transcription in , but decided to release our interview with former Commodore UK employee David John Pleasance nevertheless!

Posted by Nafcom on Apr 25, 2016 // Read more »


Video Interview with Hans Ippisch

Hans Ippisch is a game industry veteran who is unique for his broad view of the video game industry due to his broad field of employment in his life.

Posted by Nafcom on Mar 03, 2016 // Read more »


Audio Interview with Steve Wiebe

Steve Wiebe is a former world record holder in the arcade game "Donkey Kong".

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 18, 2015 // Read more »


Video Interview with Alexis N.

Alexis N. is a documentary film director, known for Doctor Kong (2011) - a short movie which portrays the life and challenge of former Donkey Kong World Champion Hank Chien who reached fame by beating the former high score players Billy Mitchell and Steve Wiebe.

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 18, 2015 // Read more »


Video Interview with Hank Chien

Hank Chien is a former and current world record holder in the arcade game "Donkey Kong".

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 18, 2015 // Read more »


Video Interview with Billy Mitchell

Billy Mitchell, also referred to as "Videogame Player of the Century", his a HiScore player of many games such as Donkey Kong and Pac-Man.

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 18, 2015 // Read more »


Video Interview with Richie Knucklez

Richie Knucklez, also referred to as "The King Of The Arcade" is an arcade owner and he is known for repairing arcades in a way that they work 100% and look as good as shiny new and never used!

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 18, 2015 // Read more »


Video interview with Sound Of Games

Filipp Issa and Michael Stoeckemann form together the No. 1 video game music production label "Sound Of Games"!

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 18, 2015 // Read more »


Video Interview with Uğur "Vigo" Özyılmazel

Vigo is a very known and long time demoscener in Turkey and founder and leader of the Turkish demoscene group "Bronx"

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 18, 2015 // Read more »


Audio Interview with Peter 'Franky' Smets

Franky is a long time scener in the demoscene and he is also organizer for many demoscene parties for the retro area!

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 18, 2015 // Read more »


Video Interview with Cary Chaney

Cary Chaney is an arcade owner and in here he talks about his passion for arcades, how he realized his dream of meeting all the famous video gamers in person ...

Posted by Nafcom on Sep 18, 2015 // Read more »


Video interview with Dave Lowe

As an exception of the rule, we released today our video interview with composer Dave Lowe.

Posted by Nafcom on Apr 29, 2015 // Read more »


Video interview with Marty Cooper

Marty Cooper is the inventor of the mobile phone!

Posted by Nebulous on Feb 12, 2015 // Read more »


Video interview with Chris Huelsbeck

Chris Huelsbeck is one of the major and most known video game music composers since the 80s and has written many major music titles like Katakis, Giana Sisters, Turrican, etc etc.

Posted by Nebulous on Feb 12, 2015 // Read more »


Video interview with Walter Day

Walter Day is the founder of TwinGalaxies and pioneered in scorekeeping and egaming and even worked together with the Guinness Book Of Records!

Posted by Nebulous on Feb 12, 2015 // Read more »


Video interview with Yash Terakura

Yash Terkaura has been the lead engineer at Commodore Japan and sheds a huge amount of light on the development behind the curtains of Commodore USA and Japan and their business and explains the problems and challenges in engineering the words first colour PET and most affordable powerful home computers!

Posted by Nebulous on Feb 12, 2015 // Read more »


Video interview with James Bach

James Marcus Bach is a famous software tester that pioneered in that field and invented several testing techniques. In this interview he talks about that, his daily life and adventures in software testing, the social component of testing and how much testing is similar to raising a kid, solving bigfoot mysteries, etc.!

Posted by Nebulous on Feb 12, 2015 // Read more »


Video interview with Stewart Cheifet

Stewart Cheifet is the person who invented and hosted the world's first and most famous computer TV show called the Computer Chronicles back in 1983-2002!

Posted by Nebulous on Feb 12, 2015 // Read more »


Video interview with Adam Dunkels

Adam Dunkels is the creator of ContikiOS, inventor of Micro IP and founder + CEO of Thingsquare.

Posted by Nebulous on Jun 29, 2014 // Read more »


Video interview with Alexey Pajitnov

Alexey Pajitnov is a known and famous game designer, his most known achievement is the release of the Russian mind puzzler "TETRIS".

Posted by Nebulous on Jun 29, 2014 // Read more »


Video interview with Chuck Peddle

Chuck Peddle is an electronic engineer and was a hardware engineer at Commodore. He did the PET computer and invented the famous 6502 micro chip, the first chip that was really cheap and powerful and found its way into the C64, and many more devices nowadays.

Posted by Nebulous on Jun 29, 2014 // Read more »


Video interview with Bil Herd

Bil Herd is a computer engineer and was a senior hardware engineer at Commodore. He did the Plus/4, the C16/116m C264, C364 and last but not least the C128 computer together with Dave Haynie and others.

Posted by Nebulous on Jun 29, 2014 // Read more »


Video interview with Petro Tyschtschenko

Petro Tyschtschenko has been been working for Commodore/AMIGA longer than any other Commodore employee (1982-2001). Worked at Commodore as Director Internatinal Logistics and Materials and lateron as CEO. Also was CEO of Amiga lateron and did the deals with ESCOM and Gateway2000 regarding the AMIGA assets.

Posted by Nebulous on Jun 29, 2014 // Read more »


Video interview with Jeri Ellsworth

Jeri Ellsworth is a self-taught computer chip designer. She is best known for creating a Commodore 64 emulator within a joystick, in 2004, called C64 Direct-to-TV. and the ATX-motherboard C64 clone called "Commodore One".

Posted by Nebulous on Jan 16, 2014 // Read more »


Video interview with Ralph H. Baer

Ralph Baer is video game pioneer, inventor and engineer, known as "The Father of Video Games". He also received the National Medal of Technology for inventing the home console for video games and spawning the video game industry.

Posted by Nebulous on Jan 16, 2014 // Read more »


Video interview with Sven Voessing

Sven Voessing is pretty known for his Retro Hunter retro shows hunting old retro classics.

Posted by Nebulous on Aug 21, 2013 // Read more »


Video interview with Dave Haynie

Dave Haynie, former Commodore International chief engineer on high end and advanced projects. He is still quite vocal in the Amiga community.

Posted by Nebulous on Aug 21, 2013 // Read more »


Video interview with Oliver Lindau

Oliver Lindau. Commercial game graphician in the 90s, nowadays still winning 1st place prices in graphics competitons, shares his insights into the process of designing and turning visions into visible results.

Posted by Nebulous on Jan 04, 2013 // Read more »


Video interview with Jeroen Tel

Jeroen Tel is a video game musician since the 80s and still active today.

Posted by Nebulous on Aug 13, 2012 // Read more »


Video interview with Michael Tomczyk

Marketing manager of Commdore in the 80s. Co-invented the first analog modem, first real time online chat and marketed the first "home computers" for the masses.

Posted by Nebulous on Jul 29, 2012 // Read more »


Video interview with John Draper aka Captain Crunch

John Draper aka Captain Crunch perfectinized blueboxing in the 60s and 70s (= phone line hacking) and coded 'Easywriter', word processor program.

Posted by Nebulous on Mar 17, 2012 // Read more »