Tag: Kickstarter

The Lord of Dragonspire – Previously announced C64 RPG in final testing

Great news if you were a specific backer of the Zzap64 2020 annual kickstarter or a follower of the psytronik website, as we were recently told through Facebook that Icon64 will be bringing the RPG game of ‘ The Lord of Dragonspire ‘ to the C64 at some point soon. This game […]

Orange Island – 8-bit action-adventure for Pc and Nes

Orange Island is a new 8-bit action-adventure platformer game that is currently up on Kickstarter and was successfully funded within the first 24 hours of its campaign. Orange Island draws inspiration from side-scrolling NES games like Legacy of the Wizard, Kirby’s Adventure and Zelda II and mixes this with puzzles […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Antstream – A retro game streaming subscription service is a Kickstarter success

Great news if you were supporting the Antstream Kickstarter; a crowd funding campaign for a retro gaming based streaming service. As we’ve recently been informed through our twitter feed, that not only is it a Kickstarter success but the pledges are still increasing and it’s now beyond £50,000! For those […]

Atari: A Visual History – A Visual History Compendium book about the Atari 8-bit!

While the crowdfunding platforms are being flooded with projects for retrocomputing greats such as the C64 or Spectrum, the scene has been a little light on products for the Humble Atari 8-bit. Seemingly unloved by people targeting the frothing hoards of retro fans of other 8bit systems which has been […]

Amiga Power: The Album With Attitude – A tune banging retro remix Kickstarter success!

What a great way to start a Monday as we can officially announce that the Amiga Power : The Album With Attitude Kickstarter, is a huge success after we helped pushed it over that last threshold! This new Kickstarter from Matthew Smith, is a serious treat for Amiga game and […]

Cosmic Force – Successfully funded C64 Kickstarter has 3 days left!

A brand new C64 game will be produced by Steven Fletcher and Wavem Studios. After their incredible journey talking to devs, engineers and artists from Commodore’s history in the immensely enjoyable documentary: The Commodore Story (2017), Steven has created another successful Kickstarter campaign for Cosmic Force. A brand new C64 […]

Antstream – A retro game streaming subscription service launches a Kickstarter!

As someone who is a huge retro gamer going right back to the late 70’s with an Atari 2600, an Amstrad, C64, ZX Spectrum, Amiga and pretty much every other system you could think of at my disposal at one point or another through the years. I was pleasantly surprised […]

Amiga Power: The Album With Attitude – A tune banging retro remix Kickstarter has launched

What a great way to start a Friday as we can now officially announce that the Amiga Power : The Album With Attitude Kickstarter has now launched and is ready for your pledges! This new Kickstarter from Matthew Smith, is a serious treat for Amiga game and or music lovers, […]

Amiga Power: The Album With Attitude – A tune banging retro remix Kickstarter launching this Friday!

This is seriously great news for anyone who loves retro gaming music, especially from the Amiga! As during the weekend just gone by, we were told that a new Kickstarter is launching this Friday that is sure to excite many in the Amiga community. Titled as ‘ Amiga Power: The Album […]

Spectrum Addict 2.5: The Lost Tapes – Documentary film about the Sinclair ZX Spectrum Computer is a Kickstarter Success!

Andy Remic certainly knows how to please the retro community, especially through the organising, creating and releasing two incredible ZX Spectrum packed feature documentaries. Both the Memoirs of a Spectrum Addict and Spectrum Addict Load "Film 2" were crowd funded successes. Well now it looks as if he has another […]

Panic! Dizzy – A ‘new’ old game by The Oliver Twins smashes Kickstarter goal

Well this didn’t surprise us at all, as earlier today we found out Chris Wilkins, who was behind other successful Kickstarters such as the Crash Annual 2019, ZZap! 64 Annual 2019 and Mystery World Dizzy, has once again smashed through another Kickstarter goal! Yes indeed after raising an incredible £20,780 thanks to […]

Panic! Dizzy – A ‘new’ old game by The Oliver Twins gets a NES Kickstarter

Throughout my childhood and into my adult life I’ve always had a fondness for that little adventuring egg called Dizzy, especially when he was first loaded up on to my Amstrad and then onwards to the Amiga and all the fan games that came thereafter. He brought into my life […]