Tag: GAMES

Pirates! – DarkwyndPT’s BIGGEST retro gaming review yet!

Ahoy there mateys! Welcome back to Retro Freak Reviews. And before ye all send me down to Davy Jones’ locker for not posting a review during the entire summer, let me redeem my sinner soul by offering ye this fine review in this finest of International Talk Like a Pirate […]

MW ULTRA – Covert Bitops creators of Hessian gives us another look at their upcoming C64 game

In 2016 Covert Bitops released the brilliant action adventure game of ‘ Hessian ‘ for the C64; a game in which we said could’ve been the game of the year, spanning over 667 screens with high detail, challenging situations and enemies with skilled AI that must either be avoided or […]

Keystone Kapers – Another Atari to C64 conversion is coming from Chopper Command team!

While many of you had the chance to play the stonkingly good Atari to C64 conversion of Chopper Command by Antonio Savona, Steven Day, Saul Cross and Flemming Martins which was released only recently. It looks as if we will have another game to enjoy in their conversion line up, […]

Pocket Fighter EX – Love Street Fighter? Try this free fan based game!

There’s so many people out there that love playing fighting games, games such as Street Fighter or even King of Fighters to name but a few. But there’s one game out there you may not of heard of, and and that’s Pocket Fighter EX by MarcDWyz; a fighting game inspired […]

PAKET Engine demo – Point and click tool demo’d for the Amstrad CPC

With games such as the latest homebrew of Caren and the Tangled Tentacles on the C64, there’s many who’d hope to create such a thing on the Amstrad CPC. Thankfully that may be a possibility down the line, as according to XeNoMoRPH on the cpcwiki forums, Paketesoft has released a very […]

Syndicate – Action/strategy classic by Bullfrog gets a DarkwyndPT review

Well, this retrospective sure is going slow, isn’t it? Sorry for taking so long, but because of recent work issues, I no longer have a lot of free time. And it happened all of a sudden, without notice, so I couldn’t cancel anything or plan around it. Anyway, today’s review […]

Vegetables – A fabulous C64 Match 3 game being ported to the Amiga

It’s once again the Amigas time to shine, as we’ve just been given the heads up through our email, that Mike Richmond’s Vegetables will hopefully be coming to a Commodore Amiga you at some in the near future. Yes indeed if you’ve heard of this game before, that’s because it was originally […]

Formula Fun – Indy Heat inspired game in dev for the Commodore Amiga

Before we get to the BIG exclusive reveal, there’s another game that might take your fancy, and that’s Spider Horace’s upcoming Arcade racing game ‘ Formula Fun ‘. Yes take a look at the screen shot above, as if you remember playing the Amiga game ‘ Indy Heat ‘, then you’ll […]

Rygar AGA – An upcoming Amiga conversion of a great Arcade game gets a long play exclusive!

You’d think the Rygar AGA news would take a break by now, considering how many times we’ve featured it and it’s not coming till October. But as of today thanks to our good friend Graeme Cowie of Bomb Jack Beer Edition, he has shared with us a brand new footage […]

LOS AMORES DE BRUNILDA -One of the most acclaimed 8bit freeware games now released for MSX2

Great news if you have an MSX2, as thanks to a heads up from a member in the MSX group, we’ve been told LOS AMORES DE BRUNILDA has been released on the MSX2 for free with a commercial cartridge version due soon! Yes indeed this highly acclaimed game released previously on […]

Inviyya – Even more footage for this fabulous looking Amiga shoot em up

Even though we weren’t expecting any more updates regarding the upcoming ‘ Inviyya ‘ for the Commodore Amiga, it looks as if the developer wants to surpise once again. As thanks to a hearty heads up in our Facebook group, a new footage tease been released showing the first level […]

Master of Magic – A classic 4x strategy game by Microprose reviewed by DarkwyndPT

Like I said in my previous review, this time we’ll take a look at one of my personal favourite games of all times and perhaps the most in-depth game I’ve ever played, Master of Magic. Master of Magic is a 4X strategy game developed by Simtex and published by MicroProse. […]