The Drawing Room - Program podcast


Retire to the eclectic environs of the RN Drive Drawing Room, for music, musings and unexpected conversations. The Drawing Room is equal parts performance space, salon, and kitchen table confessional.


The Drawing Room - Program podcast navigateright Episode

Insert Coin to continue

In the 1990s, video arcades were going through a revolution. The games were moving away from the family friendly abstractions of Pacman or Space Invaders and embracing an aesthetic that was grittier, more realistic and more violent.

And business was booming: the top games were making more than a billion dollars globally, outshining even the biggest movies of the time.

In the Drawing Room, Joshua Tsui talks about his new documentary, Insert Coin, which charts the rise of one of the industry's biggest players: Midway Games.