If you happen to be in Europe or more precisely in Italy by the end of November, you should try to add Florence to your travel plans. There is a retro reason for that!...
If you own an Android based phone or tablet, you may have come across a game called Bobby and Carrot. In this adventure puzzler you must pick up as many Carrots as possible, while avoiding deadly traps to open up a magic exit. If you have come across this game, you may be pleased to know a speccy developer by the name of Fabio Marcon is doing a demake onto the ZX Spectrum and it will be called
RPG fans and retro gamers alike prepare to have your minds blown, as we've recently come across an announcement by our good friends DSOgaming, that Gavin “Interkarma” Clayton has been working on Daggerfall Unity, and has released the first stable version of it with the main result being Daggerfall Unity now playable start to end! What incredible news this is, as The Elder Scrolls II:
Our good friend Erik Hogan has been supporting the Amiga community again, and not through a CD32 release or a remastered title, but he has come across an unreleased Amiga game known as ' Crystal Kingdom ', which was created in Blitz Basic and appeared in the Amiga Format Blitz Basic Competition. In light of this news, Erik has shown off some gameplay footage but does want to get in contact
Mermaid's back on the crime scene, and this time is a penguins affair for Genesis ProjectThe Plain PETSCII Graphics Competition 2017 is showing the hardest ones to compete for the 1st place, we will know more after the 23 October. Till then, you know what PETSCII can do for you ;)
Watching the ABC’s Classic Countdown on the weekend, we saw a music clip that triggered a torrent of nostalgia. The music clip in question was Mi-Sex’s Computer Games. Released in 1979, Computer Games was way ahead of its time, both in the context of the nascent computer and video gaming age, and the use of […]
The ZX Vega+ The delay of the Vega+ has been well documented over the last year or so and the man that has been a vocal supporter of Retro Computers Limited - Lee Fogarty - has come under a lot flak due to these delays. As backers have been crying for updates, Lee has tirelessly tried to inform backers of the progress and urging them to keep the faith that the units will be ready to ship
Both an expert jury and the community will decide on the quality of this year's entries
Green Beret screenshots are from the Arcade version Green Beret or as some will know as Rush'n Attack was an action arcade game released by Konami in 1985. It is remembered for its Cold War setting and its reliance on the player using mainly a knife to dispatch enemies, although you were able to collect many different weapons including the flame thrower. Green Beret was one of the hardest
I just love Shadowrun and its elfs-and-dwarfs magical brand of cyberpunk, I love 16-bit RPGs, and I am pretty certain certain people will love this Shadowrun (Sega Genesis) eBay auction, as it will allow them to play this unique and pretty awesome sci-fi console RPG on their 16-bit Sega machine. The game on offer has been tested, is working, and comes in its original work with manual and cartridge.
Seller ships to many places worldwide.
We at Plus/4 World are absolutely out of words for this one, it turned all of us into stone. More precise: into rocks.We are only able to write down some sparse keywords: Metal Frog, Mermaid, Genesis Project, PETSCII, Plain PETSCII Graphics Competition 2017.
Henrique Olifiers has sent, on behalf of the ZX Spectrum Next team, a new update on the backers Kickstarter page stating that the “board-only” backers will start to have their boards shipped on November...
BIG news for you Anime lovers and RPG players as the team behind RPG Maker has announced that as from the last week until to November 6th 2017 you'll be able to join the IGMC 2017 competition and compete for over $10,000 in cash prizes... The main catch? You need to make a game using any legal RPG Maker engine in just one month and must not be perverted in any way ( no 18+! ). Although
We've been checking our sources for more Halloween news and have only just come across a game developed by Sarah Jane Avory, that might just fit the upcoming event just perfectly! This is ' Briley Witch '; a lovely looking new RPG by the writer of The Briley Witch Chronicles and Stone Of Argentos trilogy, that is coming to a C64 near you at some point in the future! A WIP video showing
Some new games or tools (Cracked / Trained or Unrealeased) for Commodore 64 have been released from your favorites groups. Titles: C=Rex Offline C=Rex Offline ATL C=Rex Offline +H Vortex Crystals +10D [2017 full version] Vortex Crystals [2017 full version] Street Defender – Game for VR64 CCGMS 2017 V6 [easyflash] The Town Dragon Street Defender [...]
Halloween is fast approaching as more and more creepy games with pumpkins, ghouls and ghosts will start to appear on Indie Retro News for your horror enjoyment. One such game that has been on Steam since early march by the developers Retrotainment Games, is the rather nice beat em up platformer called HAUNTED: Halloween '86 (The Curse Of Possum Hollow); the sequel to the HAUNTED: Halloween '85
What a great start to Monday as during the weekend the Romhacking website gave mention to a rather special Rom hack called ' Castlevania 5 ' for the original Castlevania released in 1986 on the NES. This hack by xXbelmontXx isn't just your usual tweak of a famous game, but will make it feel fresh and new with not just new graphics, but new stage designs, new sprites, new music, even a new
Continuing the celebration of the PC Engine’s 30th Anniversary this month, the PC Engine Software Bible website has offered for download a free print & play card game, themed around the characters from the...