Tag: PC Gaming

Kung-Fu Bruce The Legend Continues – An unofficial sequel of Bruce Lee game based on ZX Spectrum now for Windows!

As we said before it’s incredible to think how many times Bruce Lee has appeared on Indie Retro News, as either as a discussion about the original classic or some new overhaul to whet your appetite. Games such as Bruce Lee Return of Fury, Bruce Lee RX and even Bruce […]

Wing Commander Privateer – Cola Powered Gamer reviews an adventure space flight simulation classic!

After the success of Wing Commander II, the franchise received its first spin-off game. Wing Commander: Privateer or simply Privateer. It can be looked at as Origin Systems take on open-ended gameplay, and their take on the legendary Elite (1984). Released in the Fall of 1993, Privateer had an interesting […]

Under The Radar: Cyberpunk Games – Part 1 by Cola Powered Gamer

Cyberpunk was covered extensively in film, TV and of course video games. The games covered here will be those that you probably haven’t heard of or have simply gone under your radar. So here’s a personal selection from me, Cola Powered Gamer! Gemini Rue Released in 2011 and developed by […]

Fallout – An amazing game reviewed by Cola Powered Gamer

Fallout can be considered the godfather of modern RPGs. While it may look and play differently than modern RPGs, almost everything that you see in today’s RPGs, Fallout did in one way or another. Released in 1997 and developed by Interplay, Fallout is certainly one of the most important RPGs […]

Darkula – A brand new Arcade game from Locomalito and Gryzor87

Fabulous news has just hit our inbox, as Locomalito, the same designer behind games such as the fantastic Ghouls ‘n Ghosts style game of Maldita Castilla, and the awesome shoot em up teamed up with Gryzor87 for ‘Super Hydorah’, has announced the release of Darkula; a frantic fixed platform game […]

Guns of Midnight – Fast paced action platformer arrives on Steam

If you can’t wait for the previously announced shoot em up, but prefer to blast away enemies right now, then you’ll be overjoyed to learn that Terminist Arcade have released their fast paced action platformer of ‘ Guns of Midnight ‘ on Steam. This game according to the developer, is inspired by […]

Flufy Cleaning Co. – A Procedurally Generated Jet Set Willy Clone for Windows

Just released from Albatross Wirehead is a C64 inspired game called Flufy Cleaning Co., an homage the classic Jet Set Willy! Available now for Name Your Own Price at itch.io. Become an employee of Flufy Co’s latest subsidiary, Flufy Cleaning Co! Flufy Cleaning Co. strives to provide the highest quality […]

Planet Cloudius IX – 90’s inspired Commander Keen game gets a release!

I’m sure many of you remember that awesome game that is ‘ Commander Keen ‘; a game released by id Software and publishers Apogee software in the 90’s for MS-DOS as a fun platformer using EGA as a pioneer for graphics at the time! But did you know Roobar released his […]

Who Framed Roger Rabbit DOS review by DarkwyndPT

Well, it’s Easter again and to celebrate this holiday, we’re going to take a look at an adaptation of perhaps the best live-action and cartoon crossover movie ever made (that also features a rabbit BTW). We’re talking about Who Framed Roger Rabbit! – Who Framed Roger Rabbit is an action […]

Ravva and the Cyclops Curse – Unleash your summoning powers in this new NES inspired game

Cathedral isn’t the only retro inspired game we’ve come cross today with an update, as we’ve also come across a NES inspired title called ‘ Ravva and the Cyclops Curse ‘ which was developed by Galope for PC, MAC and Linux. Yes indeed welcome to another charming looking retro inspired game, […]

Viva Mortis – This Isometric ZX Spectrum inspired game looks super duper!

The last post for this evening and wow is it a good’n! As we’ve recently been informed through Facebook that AdamStrange has released his ZX Spectrum inspired game ‘ Viva Mortis ‘, for PC, MAC and Linux. What makes this game rather special isn’t just the fact it is a […]

Space Quest II review – A classic Sci-fi adventure reviewed by DarkwyndPT

So, the new MCU movie, Captain Marvel, is on cinemas right now and as far as I remember, Carol Danvers isn’t in any video game whatsoever, so I decided to just review a classic sci-fi game set in space. And why not Space Quest II? Space Quest II: Chapter II […]

Silk – A tribute to Mike Singletons groundbreaking 1984 game The Lords of Midnight!

Many years ago when the 8-bit ruled the era, there was a game called Lords of Midnight by Mike Singleton that took the world by storm. A game that featured a ground breaking technique called landscaping to depict the lands of Midnight from a first-person perspective. It was such a […]