Aero The Acro-Bat, Making of…

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on Aero The Acro-Bat, Making of…
Aug 312010
 
Aero The Acro-Bat, Making of...

Aero the Acro-Bat was a short lived and underrated game from Sunsoft. The original game, released in 1993 on the SNES and Mega Drive, featured a red bat named Aero, who had to rid his circus of an evil clown. This was right down Sonic the Hedgehog territory with 2D platforming action, involving taking out

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 8:15 pm

The Retro League episode 46

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on The Retro League episode 46
Aug 312010
 
The Retro League episode 46

The Retro League Episode 46 – The Death of Physical Media? is available to download. In this episode the main subject is, as the sub-title suggests, the future of physical media. Other highlights include the regular segments of news, Virtualy Retro, Games of the Week and more. […]

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 10:43 am

Back in Time: August 1990

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on Back in Time: August 1990
Aug 272010
 
Back in Time: August 1990

“Smash TV crashed into the arcades, Kick Off 2 kicked the other soccer games in to touch, Midnight Resistance impressed all and Italy 1990 topped the All Formats Top 20 Chart…” That was August 1990 and this is ‘Back in Time’, Out-of-Print Archive’s monthly lookback at the classic video gaming magazines twenty years ago, which is

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 1:00 pm

RetroGaming Roundup 22

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on RetroGaming Roundup 22
Aug 262010
 
RetroGaming Roundup 22

RetroGaming Roundup 22 – Stop! Thief!! is available to download. RetroGaming Roundup is a monthly podcast featuring news, interviews, links, regular features (such as ‘It Came From MAME’) and much more. The podcast can be downloaded in low or high quality as well as a special edition. Show highlights in Roundup 22 include: Hardware Flashback, Mike’d Up… […]

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 3:54 pm

Retro Respect: Assault Suits Valken

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on Retro Respect: Assault Suits Valken
Aug 252010
 
Retro Respect: Assault Suits Valken

Known as Cybernator when released in the Western world, Assault Suits Valken was released in 1992 on the Super Famicom, and is the prequel (in story) to the Mega Drive game Assault Suit Leynos (a.k.a. Target Earth). The series was a great success in Japan but in the west it failed to gain mass appeal. […]

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 12:50 pm

The Retro League episode 45

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on The Retro League episode 45
Aug 252010
 
The Retro League episode 45

The Retro League episode 45 – Top 5 Sega Master System games has been released and is available to download. The Retro League is a weekly podcast featuring retrogaming news, discussion, links and more. Previous episodes are also available to download for free from the website. This week the guys look at the best games

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 10:49 am

Space Pixy released on Mega Drive / Genesis

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on Space Pixy released on Mega Drive / Genesis
Aug 232010
 
Space Pixy released on Mega Drive / Genesis

The annual NEO Retro Coding Compo has been running for a few years now. However, it was only for the 2010 competition that the rules had been relaxed so that the games entered don’t just have to be a GBA, NDS or PSP game. Despite this, all 52 games, bar one, were developed for the

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 3:04 pm

C&A Games issue 2

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on C&A Games issue 2
Aug 232010
 
C&A Games issue 2

It’s been a while since we reported on the first issue of C&A Games (Commodore & Amiga Games) – a Polish ezine spin-off dedicated to games from the C&A Fan team – but issue 2 is finally here. Inside the games ezine you will find games reviews, interviews, maps and more. The ezine can be

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 1:27 pm

Bionik Granny Returns released on C64

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on Bionik Granny Returns released on C64
Aug 232010
 
Bionik Granny Returns released on C64

The original Bionic Granny has been hailed as one of the worst games in gaming history, even being bestowed with the ‘Retro Shamer’ title in an issue of Retro Gamer, so why would you want to revisit the game? Well, The New Dimension (programming, graphics and music by Richard Bayliss) probably thought they could make

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 11:14 am

SCACOM Aktuell issue 18/19

 Uncategorized  Comments Off on SCACOM Aktuell issue 18/19
Aug 232010
 
SCACOM Aktuell issue 18/19

SCACOM Aktuell issue 18/19 has been released. SCACOM Aktuell is a German retrogaming PDF ezine that covers the Commodore range of computers with news, interviews, articles, reviews and more. The ezine can be downloaded for free in PDF or ZIP formats as well as being avaible to read online via an image browser. Issue 18/19

[... Read more...]
 Posted by at 11:11 am