Zzap! 64 issue 34 released at OoPA

Another official release at Out-of-Print Archive. This time it’s a brand new scan of Zzap!64 issue 34 which was published by Newsfield Publications and scanned & edited by KiwiArcader. Accompanying online articles from the magazine include reviews of Match Day II, Platoon, Deflektor and Hunter’s Moon plus The Sensible Guide to Construction feature. All this, and the issue’s editorial details and download, can be found [... read more ...]

The Retro League episode 41

Another week, another fine podcast from the Retro League guys as episode 41 – The Clone Wars is released and made available to download. The Retro League is a weekly retrogaming podcast featuring news, discussion, and more, along with their regular ‘The Price is Wrong’ and ‘Games of the Week’ segments. The episode – and previous episodes – can be found on their website. Episode [... read more ...]

Cheril Perils released on ZX Spectrum

      When The Mojon Twins and zombies are involved in a computer game you know it’s going to be something worth playing.  Plot? Who cares about a plot? It goes without saying that Cheril Perils is another fine ZX Spectrum game mixing classic platforming hijinks with roaming zombies. What more can you ask for?  Game download, cover art and more can be found at The [... read more ...]

Back in Time: July 1990

Another month and another instalment of ‘Back in Time’ at Out-of-Print Archive. This month, we look at the classic videogaming magazines from July 1990, covering such legendary UK magazines such as C&VG, Crash, Zzap!64 and more. As usual, there are online articles from the magazines covered to accompany the main feature: C&VG’s review of the arcade game G-Loc, Zzap!64 Amiga review of Blood Money on [... read more ...]

Retro Gamer 79

Retro Gamer issue 79 is now available in selected stores across the UK. Retro Gamer is a UK commercial retrogaming magazine covering all aspects of classic computer and console gaming. The publication is also available across the globe in certain stores. Also check out the website as there are some great retro goodness to be found there, including classic game profiles uploaded by readers, active [... read more ...]

Retrogaming Times Monthly 74

Retrogaming Times Monthly 74 is available to read/download. RTM is a monthly HTML retrogaming ezine covering the classic gaming consoles from the 70s to the 90s. Past issues of the ‘zine are also available to read in the archive section. Content this issue includes: * Abandoned But Not Forgotten: The ’80s CRPG * Lunch With Tom Votava * A Super Controversy * Apple II Incider [... read more ...]

Komoda issue 2

There is a new(ish) retrogaming ‘zine out there. Komoda is an ezine from Poland that is already at issue 2 – issue 1 was released last month – and covers the Commodore 64. The Komoda Team have managed to produce a find looking publication, so if you can understand Polish then you’re in for a good read. Games coverage this issue includes Greystorm, U-96, Bionic [... read more ...]

Retrogaming RoundUp 21

Retrogaming RoundUp 21 – The Smell Of Wilford Brimley is available to download. Retrogaming RoundUp is a monthly retrogaming podcast featuring articles, news, links, emails and more. The podcast, along with previous editions, can be found at the Retrogaming RoundUp website. # The Video Game Crash Part 3 – (00:00) # Hardware Flashback – (12:13) # Mike’d Up – (27:28) # Gorgar Speaks – (52:14) [... read more ...]

The Retro League episode 40

The Retro League episode 40 – Enhanced CD-ROM Version is available to download. The Retro League is a weekly retrogaming podcast featuring News, Games of the Week, Random Links and more. The current and previous episodes can be found on the Retro League website. News Mega Man Universe Atari Reviving Centipede, Star Raiders Too? Klax Cigarettes Sonic 2 XL Sunsoft Announces Summer Virtual Console Releases [... read more ...]

Commodore Free issue 42

Commodore Free issue 42 is now available to download. 2A63U6MF9QNM Commodore Free is a monthly retrogaming ezine that comes in TXT, PDF, HTML, SEQ, and D64 (C64 disk image) and covers the Commodore range of computers. Content this issue includes: * Editorial * NEWS – MorphOS 2.5 & eMac Support – Spectacular Copy – Turbo To Disk – Mass Storage Device C64SD – Third Club Info [... read more ...]

Nintendo Magazine System issue 8 at OoPA

Another fine issue release of Nintendo Magazine System at Out-of-Print Archive. This issue 8 from May 1993 was scanned by Mort and edited by triverse. The online articles chosen to accompany the release include Mr. Gimmick! (NES), Batman Returns (SNES), Exhaust Heat II (SNES) and Operation Logic Bomb (SNES). Full details of the issue’s contents, editorial info, links to online articles and, of course, link [... read more ...]

Invasion of the Zombie Monsters now available to download

We reported some time ago about the fantastic platform zombie romp called Invasion of the Zombie Monsters, which was only previously available to purchase in physical form for the MSX and ZX Spectrum. Now, as promised, the game is available to download in emulation form for both the MSX and ZX Spectrum versions. Downloads, nore details, and purchase of the physical version, can be found [... read more ...]

The Retro League episode 39

The Retro League episode 39 – Lost and Found is now available to download. The Retro League is a weekly retrogaming podcast with news, links, discussions and more. The podcasts, including previous episodes, are available to download from the Retro League website for free. Highlights this episode include: News Steve Wiebe to enter the video game hall of fame WiiDoom homebrew Pac Man cartoon coming [... read more ...]

Sir Ababol released on ZX Spectrum

       Another wonderful and wacky platform game on the ZX Spectrum from the Mojon Twins. Sir Ababol is a young crusader from the 11th Century on a mission to track down the mysteries of wild ababol flowers. “What those red flowers which coincidentally were called like him were? Did it have to do with destiny? Since when the Alcoraz River flows into the [... read more ...]

Mean Machines issue 3 at Out-of-Print Archive

Another fine release from one of the UK’s most famous videogaming magazine, Mean Machines. The third issue (December 1990) in its run was scanned and edited by meppi. Online review articles to accompany the release include Batman (NES), Solar Jetman (NES), Tecmo World Wrestling (NES) and Hellfire (Mega Drive). Go check out the MM3 page where you can find a link to the magazine download, [... read more ...]