Day: February 1, 2019

Life Off the Grid, Part 2: Playing Ultima Underworld

I rarely play or even see current games; the demands of this historical project of mine simply don’t allow for it. Thankfully, though, being a virtual time traveler does have its advantages. Just when I’m starting to feel a little sorry for myself, having heard about some cool new release […]

Ryane McLaine – A new ZX Spectrum inspired game from Jetpack Jaxx dev is teased

It was only just last month we announced the release of a seriously cool looking ZX Spectrum inspired game called ‘Jetpack Jaxx’, which was not only released for the PC but also Android owners. This game having a ZX flavour, was developed by Psyshteek and as the developer rightly said […]

Melo-Jellos 2 – Match those Magic Jellies in this new NES game!

A new game has surfaced for the NES, as we have just found out in relation to the 2018 NESdev competition, that Adrian Makes Games has released the Jelly matching arcade puzzle game of ‘┬áMelo-Jellos 2 ‘ for the NES and related emulators. This game with music by SoundSync5000 and […]

Phantomas 2.0 – Overhauled classic for the Amstrad CPC is finally here!

In 1986 Dinamic Software released the Spanish game of ‘ Phantomas 2 ‘ for the Amstrad CPC, C64, ZX Spectrum and later the MSX with an international release name through Codemasters under the title of ‘ Vampire ‘. This rather creepy game with a mix of adventuring and platforming containing […]