Diary of An Arcade Ep 17

Diary Of An Arcade Employee Podcast Episode 017 (Joust)

Welcome friends to the 17th Diary of an Arcade Employee Podcast. For this show I discuss Williams Electronic’s 1982 arcade classic “Joust”. In this episode I do not have any vintage commercials to share as I am fortunate enough to have something far more awesome, audio featuring Lonnie “Lon” McDonalds from when he visited the Arkadia Retrocade to roll our Joust machine to Ten Million points, making it the 106th Joust cabinet that he has done this on.

If you have any suggestions for future games to cover or comments on the show itself you may email them to me at VicSage@Retroist.com. You can also contact me on Twitter and of course on . You can also keep up to date on what is going down at the Arkadia Retrocade by making sure to “Like” their Facebook Page or you can check in on the Official Diary of an Arcade Employee Facebook Page for your daily fix.

Our new ending theme entitled “River Raid” was graciously provided by the talented Tony Longworth, you can visit his official site by clicking that link and make sure to hop on over to his SoundCloud Page!

Joust Poster
To learn more about Lon McDonald and his World Record accomplishment of 100 Rollovers in 100 Weeks of Joust machines and beyond visit his Joust site at Joustmaster.
Vic and Lon McDonald
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