As Retro magazine was considered a done deal and a viable business by Mike, his console idea took precedence and he saw it as his meal ticket.
He was wrong, very wrong.
Mike was called out several times as his once squeaky clean reputation began to unravel and things took a darker turn.
Was Mike just absent minded or was he malicious?
The console idea was discussed with Mike’s podcast co-hosts and some industry veterans before Mike stole away the idea from under them.
The Retro Gaming Roundup forums may be where Mike got his inspiration for building a video game console and bringing it to market.
We’ve seen that Mike was spreading himself too thinly across his many projects as he tried to “corner the market on retro.”
He was also looking start even more projects while his current ones struggled.
Three quotes this week, all relating to Mike’s lack of commitment while organising Classic Gaming Expo 2014.
Mike was stretching himself too thinly among his many projects and there were simply not enough hours in the day. Something had to give.