Category: Indie Retro News

RGCD officially killing it with 4 new C64 cartridges announced!

Not happy with continually supporting the Commodore 64 game dev scene with the phenomenal 16KB Cart compo – James Monkman of RGCD announced 4 brand new cartridges.  Following 2 official announcements for Retaliate DX and Grid Pix on the RGCD blog page, I spoke to James, who confirmed that the next C64 […]

The Curse of Illmoore Bay – A cartoony platformer aiming for a Genesis/Mega Drive success!

If you don’t have a NES but a Sega Genesis or Sega Mega Drive and wondering when it’s your time to shine, then worry not! As thanks to a heads up in our Indie Retro News Facebook group, we’ve been told Second Dimension R&T, LLC will be bringing their action platformer […]

KRAP PARK – Jaime Grilo’s upcoming ZX Spectrum game features a wicked tune!

Jaime Grilo is certainly no slouch when it comes to making enjoyable ZX Spectrum games, especially with games such as Zukinox, Tea-Leaf Ted and QUAHAPPY under his retro gaming belt. But now after a previous tease in 2018, he’s yet again mentioned his latest upcoming ZX Spectrum game of ‘ KRAP […]

NEScape! – Another new cart release on NES launches kickstarter

Oh you lucky NES fans. Just when we’ve had one amazing NES game deliver it’s kickstarter physical carts, well now, just like busses, along comes another brilliant NES indie game looking to raise funds for a cart production run. NEScape! is a timed puzzle game in the style of an […]

Nigel Mansell’s Grand Prix – 1980’s racing game gets a great Enterprise 128k conversion

The 128k version of R-Type wasn’t the only game to grace the Enterprise system, as just moments ago thanks to a heads up by Teemu Korvenpää, we’ve also learnt that Nigel Mansell’s Grand Prix; a game from 1988 and developed by DJL Software Ltd. Has also been converted over to the Enterprise […]

Zzap! 64 Annual 2020 a Kickstarter success, also new The Lord of Dragonspire footage!

Fabulous news if you’ve supported the latest Zzap! 64 Annual 2020 Kickstarter as not only is it a kickstarter success, but we’ve also been told one of the perks as The Lord of Dragonspire, has also received new footage as a short glimpse of this upcoming game. Yes indeed if […]

Pagoda Warrior II – A brand new C64 game featuring music by Richard Bayliss!

The C64 news just keeps on coming, as earlier today we were informed by the developer Stefano "Mc.Valdemar" Canali, that he had released a new C64 game called ‘ Pagoda Warrior II ‘; a brand new game featuring music by Richard Bayliss that has been entered in the C64 SEUCK Competition […]

The Hair-Raising Adventures Of Mr Hair – COMING SOON to a ZX Spectrum near you

Putting aside the C64 as we’ve just come across an update from Andy Green, that a new ZX Spectrum game is coming called ‘ The Hair-Raising Adventures Of Mr Hair ‘. This game which currently doesn’t have any in game screenshots or footage, is an upcoming action-adventure by Lee Stevenson that […]

Rygar AGA – Tecmo’s Arcade game as an Amiga port looks better than ever!

On the 23rd of December 2018, we surprised the community with an announcement that Tecmo’s 1986 Arcade game of ‘ Rygar the Legendary Warrior ‘, was unofficially coming to the Amiga after having been released on many different systems including the C64 and ZX Spectrum. Well fast forward to today […]

Parasol Stars C64 is in development and it looks fantastic!

One of C64s most heart breaking stories – a fully completed and faithful Commodore 64 port of Parasol stars was lost forever when the developer – Colin Porch’s wife destroyed all his disks in an argument.  The story was the subject of an infamous cover up, reported by Ocean and […]