MAXIMUM issue 6 at Out-of-Print Archive

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Apr 162010
 
MAXIMUM issue 6 at Out-of-Print Archive

Issue 6 of MAXIMUM – the multiformat magazine edited by Richard Leadbetter – has been released over at Out-of-Print Archive and what a fine cover to go with a games packed issue. The release was scanned, edited and compiled by meppi, who also had the hard choice of picking four articles to accompany the magazine.

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Rubikon released on C64

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Apr 142010
 
Rubikon released on C64

A Rubiks Cube style puzzle game called Rubikon has been released on the C64 by developers Falcon Soft. Coded by Hamar with graphics done by Mitchell, the game can be downloaded for free from the Falcon Soft website, along with their previous releases. Weblink: http://home.tiscali.cz/falcon.soft/

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Commodore Free Issue 39

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Apr 132010
 
Commodore Free Issue 39

Issue 39 of Commodore Free is out and it’s a special nostalgia edition, with memoirs from the likes of john Fielden, Peter Badrick, Chris Syntichakis, Shaun Bebbington, Charles J. Gutman and Commodore Free. Commodore Free is a monthly retrogaming magazine that comes in PDF, HTML, SEQ, Text, .DSK (C64 disk image) and features news, reviews

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Apr 132010
 
Ghost Castle released on ZX Spectrum

Ghost Castle is a ZX Spectrum puzzle game from CodenameV with graphics by BiNMaN. The game, which was presented at the recent Retro Rewind 2010 fair, has a classic platform feel to it, described as a cross between Chip’s Challenge and Sokoban. The game can be downloaded for free from the World of Spectrum website.

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Kyd Cadet released on ZX Spectrum

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Apr 132010
 
Kyd Cadet released on ZX Spectrum

Kyd Cadet is an arcade maze type game where you have to search an abandoned moon mine to refuel your ship. The game was developed by Paul Jenkinson using the Arcade Game Designer software written by Jonathan Cauldwell. Following feedback on the game, Paul has updated it and is now at version 1.2. Kyd Cadet can

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Retro Gamer issue 75

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Apr 122010
 
Retro Gamer issue 75

Issue 75 of Retro Gamer has been released in stores across the UK. Retro Gamer is a commercial UK magazine dedicated to retrogaming and also can be picked up around the world at select stores and by subscription. Highlights in this issue include: The Making of… Addams Family The Making of… Road Blasters Classic Game:

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The Retro League episode 26

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Apr 122010
 
The Retro League episode 26

Episode 26 of The Retro League podcast has been released. Arguments ahoy as The Retro League list their top 10 games of the 1990s plus there’s the usual retrogaming news on auctions, games, websites, etc. News, Virtually Retro, & Random Links New Splatterhouse Also Throws In The Original 16-bit Trilogy The Gaming Historian DexDrive Iron

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Sega Saturn Magazine 35 at Out-of-Print Archive

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Apr 092010
 
Sega Saturn Magazine 35 at Out-of-Print Archive

Another update over at the Out-of-Print Archive, with the latest release of a quality magazine.  This time with issue 35 of the Official Sega Saturn Magazine, which was scanned, edited and compiled by meppi.  Out of the packed issue, four articles were chosen as online preview material: in-depth showcase of Radient Silvergun, interviews with SNK

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Back in Time at Out-of-Print Archive

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Apr 082010
 
Back in Time at Out-of-Print Archive

With things settling down after the April Fools gag, Out-of-Print Archive now move onto the next phase with their first of a new regular monthly feature. Back in Time looks at the classic videogaming magazines that were released 20 years ago this month. This month, naturally, starts with April 1990 when the likes of Zzap!64,

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Uwol – Quest For Money ported to Mega Drive/Genesis

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Apr 082010
 
Uwol - Quest For Money ported to Mega Drive/Genesis

Shiru has developed a Mega Drive/Genesis port of the ZX Spectrum homebrew game Uwol – Quest For Money, which was originally developed by The Mojon Twins (see Uwol Quest For Money released on Spectrum 128k for details of the original game). The game is molded on the classic platform games of old: collect gold coins

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