Program and hosts retro area
Game developers, collectors, fans and connoisseurs of classic games as well as new games in modern retro style - the retro area programme had all this and much more in store for you this year.
Highlights Thursday, August 26, 2021
Talk and Play - Max Nachtsheim from radio Nukular / NTG / Im Autokino - Nerd as a profession (Session will be held in German): Max Nachtsheim is a successful podcaster (Radio Nukular, Im Autokino) and has made being a nerd his profession. In a cozy Piepacker session we talk about what it's like to be a nerd professionally.
Interview with Brian Volk-Weiss (Session will be held in English): The creator of popular Netflix formats such as "The Toys that Made Us" and "The Movies that Made Us." We talk to him about classic toys, movies and their relevance today.
Hennes Bender, Torsten Sträter and Gerry Streberg
Retro talk show with Hennes Bender, Torsten Sträter and Gerry Streberg
Talk and Play - Daði Freyr (Eurovision Song Contest) - Influence of Retro Games (Session will be held in English): Daði became world famous through his band Daði og Gagnamagnið and the song "Think about Things" 2020 and one of the top favorites of the Eurovision Song Contest. In 2021 then finally the participation and a successful fourth placement. Together with him we play via Piepacker and talk about the success and his affinity for retro games.
The hosts 2021
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