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Welcome to DreamPod - a podcast produced by The Dreamcast Junkyard focusing on all aspects of Sega Dreamcast culture, collecting and the community. Join your hosts as they discuss varied topics surrounding Sega's final console, and inevitably get side-tracked by other gaming news.

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Welcome to DreamPod - a podcast produced by The Dreamcast Junkyard focusing on all aspects of Sega Dreamcast culture, collecting and the community. Join your hosts as they discuss varied topics surrounding Sega's final console, and inevitably get side-tracked by other gaming news.

    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 107: Top 200 Dreamcast Games 2022 - 200 to 101

    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 107: Top 200 Dreamcast Games 2022 - 200 to 101

    In the first of a two-parter, your hosts James, Mike and Tom run through the results of the 2022 Dreamcast Junkyard 'Top 200' games poll results. We asked you to give us your favourite Dreamcast games and you did in droves...now the counting has been completed and so we discuss the games that make up spots 200 to 101; but also discuss the games that didn't make the cut.

    The full results will be published on our updated 'Top 200' section on the main blog after part two is released, but while you wait for that feel free to check out Bad Game Hall of Fame's excellent article on Spirit of Speed 1937, which we discuss in the podcast.

    Oh, and the 2016 edition of the Top 200 is here (for now!).
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    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 106: WAVE Game Studios & SEGA Powered

    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 106: WAVE Game Studios & SEGA Powered

    Tom & Andrew welcome SEGA Powered editor Dean Mortlock and WAVE Games Studios' Daniel Crocker to talk all things indie, magazines of yore, and the future of the Dreamcast scene. There's also the small matter of the first magazine cover mounted Dreamcast demo disc in over 20 years...but we won't spoil things here! 

    Mentioned in this episode are:
    SEGA Powered: https://www.segapowered.com/WAVE Game Sudios: https://www.wavegamestudios.com/DCJY Postal review: https://www.thedreamcastjunkyard.co.uk/2022/05/review-postal.htmlDCJY interview with WAVE: https://www.thedreamcastjunkyard.co.uk/2021/12/wave-game-studios-interview-with-indie.htmlLost in Cult: https://www.lostincult.co.uk/SEGA Power: https://segaretro.org/Sega_PowerSaturn power: https://segaretro.org/Saturn_PowerRich's interview with Dominik Diamond: Wolfie PodSupport the show

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    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 105: Dream News!

    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 105: Dream News!

    Join Tom and Lewis for this whirlwind trip around the bazaars as they discuss the hottest news coming out of the Dreamcast community! In this episode we discuss the new Dreamcast port of Postal; the re-issue of The Textorcist; unreleased Dreamcast game Fortris; the definitive list of rumoured Dreamcast betas; a fan translation of Sakura Wars 3; and the ultimate niche, niche, niche re-translation and un-dub of Sword of the Berserk: Guts' Rage.
    Postal review: The Dreamcast Junkyard: Review: PostalWAVE Games Studios: https://www.wavegamestudios.com/  The Textorcist: https://gamefairy.io/product/textorcist-dreamcast-limited-to-666/  Fortris: https://twitter.com/pcwzrd13/status/1527402118419730437Dreamcast beta debunk list: Dreamcast Beta Confirm / Debunk List - Dreamcast-Talk.com Sakura Wars 3: Sakura Wars 3 English Translation Project - Dreamcast-Talk.comBerserk translation: Romhacking.net - Translations - Sword of the Berserk - Guts' RageLost in Cult: Lost In Cult

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    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 104: Dreamcast News Round-Up For Spring 2022

    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 104: Dreamcast News Round-Up For Spring 2022

    Join Tom, Lewis, James and Rich as they round-up the latest and greatest in news from our beloved scene. We're talking potential new Jet Set Radio and Crazy Taxi releases, how we feel about yet another  Sonic collection, the Sega Powered WAVE Demo Disc, Mega Duck on the Dreamcast, Dreamcast-themed bedding and a whole lot more!

    For links to everything mentioned in the episode, check out our accompanying news round-up article on the blog: https://www.thedreamcastjunkyard.co.uk/2022/04/demo-discs-indie-releases-translations.html
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    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 103: An interview with Jörg Tittel

    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 103: An interview with Jörg Tittel

    In this episode, Andrew, Brian and Mike chat with writer, producer and director Jörg Tittel, who previously wrote for the US Official Dreamcast Magazine. We discuss Jörg's time at the magazine, his love for the Dreamcast, and his experience working on his own game (The Last Worker). He also shares some fascinating stories, detailing his friendships with Dreamcast developer royalty, including Frédérick Raynal (Toy Commander, Toy Racer) and probably most notably, the late Shinya Nishigaki (Blue Stinger, Illbleed) - which led to Jörg being included as a character in Illbleed!

    *Episode was recorded on the 20th February.


    Jörg's Twitter: twitter.com/newjorgThe Last Worker (Upcoming game Jörg is working on): thelastworker.comSupport the show

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    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 102: New Games and Fan Projects from the Dreamcast Scene!

    The Dreamcast Junkyard DreamPod - Episode 102: New Games and Fan Projects from the Dreamcast Scene!

    The Dreamcast scene never seems to slow down so here we are again, rounding up all the news! Will you be able to wrap your head around the amount of new Dreamcast games and projects getting released? And what did we think of the Shenmue anime?

    Relevant Links:


    Dreamcast indie games - developer, publisher & retailer directory: https://www.thedreamcastjunkyard.co.uk/p/dreamcast-indie-games-publisher.htmlLow Score Boy's video on the History of the A'Can: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ycy861t9m_AReview: Ghoul Grind: Night of the Necromancer: https://www.thedreamcastjunkyard.co.uk/2022/01/new-dreamcast-release-review-ghoul.htmlDreamcast officially goes Postal this June!: https://www.thedreamcastjunkyard.co.uk/2022/02/dreamcast-officially-goes-postal-this.htmlXenocider 'next-gen' demo now available: https://www.thedreamcastjunkyard.co.uk/2021/12/xenocider-next-gen-demo-now-available.htmlTwo Dreamcast shooters now playable in English!:  https://www.thedreamcastjunkyard.co.uk/2022/01/two-dreamcast-shooters-now-playable-in.htmlShadow Gangs (Dreamcast Version) Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/jkmcorp/shadow-gangs-dreamcast-version[lock-on] Volume 003 Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/lost-in-cult/lock-on-volume-003-a-gaming-journal


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Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
46 Ratings

46 Ratings

RyanWhyteSnake ,

Great Podcast

Enjoying bingeing these podcasts from the start as I’m currently playing through some Dreamcast games

Lincolnwho ,

Such such a great podcast

If you’ve ever Dreamcast if you’ve even considered the idea this is the show for you.

KaniEkzo ,

Genuinely great podcast

It would be easy to point to my bias seeing as I’m a dreamcast fanatic, but this is genuinely a great podcast that never drags or feels awkward. Perfect for Dreamcast fans and highly recommended for gaming fans.

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