The Retro League episode 65

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Jan 122011
 
The Retro League episode 65

We’ve just checked out the latest episode of The Retro League number 65 ‘Retro Resolutions and Email Lightning’ and as usual the weekly podcast has some fine retrogaming content. Highlights include discussions on Ghosts ‘n Goblins for Virtual Console, MSXDev ’10 Contest, 1,000 Kung-Fu Maniacs for C64, New Dreamcast Shooter – Sturmwind, Japanese Fallout Demake

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Pong Machine released on C64

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Jan 102011
 
Pong Machine released on C64

I don’t think I need to explain the history or importance of Atari’s original Pong. Pong Machine is a variant of that classic digital tennis game and was produced by Technische Maschinenfabrik. As you would expect for a classic game, it is easy to get into, but is fiendishly addictive with a healthy dose of

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DC-UK issue 16 archived

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Jan 072011
 
DC-UK issue 16 archived

DC-UK issue 16 from December 2000 has been digitised and archived over at Out-of-Print Archive. The magazine, which was scanned by 3style, covers Sega’s illfated – although critically successfull – Dreamcast. To accompany the release there are four online articles taken from the magazine itself: a feature on the JAMMA show of 2000, as well

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Uwol 2 released on Amstrad CPC

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Jan 072011
 
Uwol 2 released on Amstrad CPC

The multi platform, multi award winning hero Uwol is back for a sequel in the cunningly titled Uwol 2 on the Amstrad CPC. Coded by The Mojon Twins, the sequel follows straight off from the end of the first game: Uwol merrily skips home with his successfully snatched bundle of coins when he is knocked

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DAQ Lord of Idar released on MSX

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Jan 062011
 
DAQ Lord of Idar released on MSX

Another entry into the MSXDev’10 competition, courtesy of Darkstone. DAQ Lord of Idar is described as an action puzzle game, but there is a definite element of board game strategy in there with a hint of RPG. The game can be played with one to four players, with the aim of becoming the new Land

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1,000 Kung-Fu Maniacs released on C64

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Jan 052011
 
1,000 Kung-Fu Maniacs released on C64

Kerpow, splat, zonk. 1,000 Kung-Fu Maniacs, a side scrolling action game, is available C64 as a free download. Coded by Alf Yngve and released through Psytronik, the game follows the kung-fu exploits of Master of Awesome as he travels through the Ninja invested city of Blapsville in search of a stolen toy robot. With “awesome

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Hans’ Adventure released on MSX

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Jan 052011
 
Hans’ Adventure released on MSX

A New Year and a new MSX game. Hans’ Adventure is an MSX game coded by The Pets Mode that was entered into the ongoing MSXDev’10 game making competition. The game’s main character is Han, who, following some backtracking from some frightful noises in the forest has somehow ended up in a black hole full

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