Retro League episode 38

The Retro League episode 38 – Getting the band back together is available to download now. The Retro League is a weekly retrogaming podcast with news, links, discussion and more. The podcast, along with previous episodes, are available to download free from the Retro League website. Highlights this episode: News Mario Marathon 3 breaks records Beat Super Mario 3 in 11 minutes RetroAction Magazine The [... read more ...]

Retroaction World Cup of Soccer games: the final

With the quarter finals and semi finals of Retroaction’s World Cup of soccer games already by us, it’s now time for the final. The eventual winner may have been a foregone conclusion for many, but it must be said that the runner-up gave a good game. For the final time, and in a particular order this time, here are the runner-up and winner of our World Cup of Soccer Games 2010…

Space Invaders

Space Invaders remake… Need I say more? Weblink: http://news.retroremakes.com/2010/07/space-invaders/

Robotz DX

Robotz DX is an updated PC remake/re-imagining of an Atari ST game called Robotz. Developed by James at RGCD (home of the quality html based indie/retro magazine of the same name) Robotz DX keeps the gameplay firmly in classic territory, what with Alien Breed/Gauntlet style dungeons gameplay action. The game is freely available to download, but a boxed copy can be obtained from the website [... read more ...]

BASIC-Game Compo 2010

The results of the recent BASIC-Game Compo 2010 are in…

3rd Place: Scavenger

Scavenger is a neat little vertical shoot-’em-up from developer GH-23. The C64 game finished third in the competition with 22% of the votes. Scavenger can be downloaded for free from the CSDb website…

Retroaction World Cup of Soccer Games: Semi Finals

We’ve already presented our results of the Retroaction World Cup of Soccer Games quarter finals, so it’s now time for the semi finals. Again, we also picked out our outstanding player award for each game – basically, what we think is the best version of that game. So in no particular order, here are the games that reached our semi finals…

Enter 3 at Out-of-Print Archive

Enter issue 3 from December 1983 has been released at Out-of-Print Archive, thanks to Bablefish who scanned it. Enter was a multi format magazine from the USA with diverse entertainment content. This issue includes a 1983 holiday buyer’s guide, Paid to Play feature and a Mr. Do! arcade strategy article. Weblink: Enter 3 at Out-of-Print Archive