Gaming History 101 was purchased by Fred in October of 2011 with the dream of a comprehensive blog that looked back at the history of gaming, but also remained cognoscente of the present and future gaming could provide. We always knew that that as time went on the discussion would change, the context of history would be affected, and the longer we created content the more surgical these topics would have to be. We didn’t count on a teenager squatting all of the social media accounts and YouTube, lesson learned, but overall that dream has remained consistent.
Fred had been podcasts since April of 2004 and although he was a regular co-host on The B-Team Podcast eventually the decision was made to start podcasting on retro topics. This was mostly stemmed by the ending of Retronauts along with the entire 1UP empire. As is often the case, less than a year after the establishment of the Gaming History 101 podcast, Retronauts [...]