Tag: Platformer

Rade Blunner Weon Kolalski’s Memories – Episode 1 of a new ZX Spectrum platformer

Putting aside the C64 news this evening as now we look towards the ZX Spectrum for our retro kicks, as we’ve been told by Saberman that Iadvd has released the first episode of a ZX Spectrum game called ‘ Rade Blunner – Weon Kolalski’s Memories ”. Now if you like platformers as […]

Lumberjack Platform – Tree chopping Amiga game is now a charming platformer!

Some time back we mentioned Megastyle & Protovision’s C64 homebrew game of ‘ Lumberjack ‘, which put you in the mighty boots of a Lumberjack, chopping down trees as fast as he can, without being bashed by the big branches above. It was a highly addictive game on the C64 […]

Whipseey and the Lost Atlas – Family friendly Kirby inspired platformer, coming soon!

Trawling through many of the games found on the Steam coming soon list, there was every chance of finding a damn fine game that not only looked charming but had a high enjoyment factor that anyone in the family could pick up and play. Thankfully one such game called ‘ […]

Wormwood Preview – Early alpha version of a randomly generated C64 wormy platformer!

If you’ve got a C64 and want to play a game that’s still in development, then you might be interested to know that Lemonspawn is working on a C64 randomly generated platformer called ‘ Wormwood ‘, which they also class as a 16kb classic roguelike action RPG in the spirit […]

Grim Earth – 2D platform game inspired by SNES/Amiga era gameplay coming 18th April!

As you all know we feature as many different games as possible from every walk of retro gaming life. Well today is no exception! As thanks to a heads up by George Allan; solo/indie developer who used to write 16-bit games (including Zool on the Amiga, and Pitfall on the Megadrive). […]

Cathedral – Upcoming classy NES-inspired 8-bit adventure with new footage!

In 2016 Indie Retro News was one of the first sites to give you an updated look at Decemberborn’s in development NES inspired 8bit adventure ‘ Cathedral ‘, which looks to have the charm of those retro classics while having cool platforming dungeons, unique aesthetics, new items, baddies to fight […]

Adventure Ponies – My Little Pony comes to the Atari XL/XE (64K Required)

Another heads up from Saberman as he recently contacted us, to let us know that Gibstov had released his Atari XL/XE game called ‘ Adventure Ponies ‘, which is an Atari 8-bit port of the flashgame "Adventure Ponies" from the Hub network. Now if you want to play a charming […]

Metaloid:Origin – Super cool fast-paced gun’n run 2D platformer coming to Steam 28th March!

If you’re looking for an upcoming game that is not a retro game but still has that retro vibe, then you’ll pleased to know as thanks to a heads up by Retro Revolution, that they will be releasing their fast-paced gun’n run 2D platformer of ‘ Metaloid:Origin ‘ on Steam 28th March. […]

The Age of Heroes – A stunning C64 game by Organism creators will be released March/April

The T Storey, G Rottensteiner, A Volkers and S Collier Facebook group has been a buzz of likes and shares as according to the team behind the fantastic C64 game of Argus and the Aliens vibe of Organism. They have announced that their upcoming C64 game of ‘ Age of […]

Bruce Lee – Return of Fury – A continuation of a classic 80’s game has been released by MegaStyle (C64)

In 1984 Datasoft released a brilliant arcade platformer called ‘Bruce Lee’ which was based on the famous motion picture martial artist. It was and still is a highly regarded platformer that is still loved to this day and can be played by anyone. But boy do we have some great […]

Dru(i)darium – Action platformer for the Atari XL/XE gets a skeleton mod

Title typo still hasn’t been changed! Zbigniew ‘Saberman’ Zielinski has once again contacted us with more retro gaming info, as he has told us a skeleton change mod has been released for KK’s action platformer ‘Druidarium’, which was released for the Atari XL/XE. This game which can also be called Drudarium […]

The Age of Heroes – Upcoming C64 game by Legend of Atlantis creators gets new footage!

The T Storey, G Rottensteiner, A Volkers and S Collier Facebook group has been a buzz of likes and shares this today as according to the team behind the fantastic game of Argus and the Aliens vibe of Organism. They have recently done a big heads up with new footage […]

L’abbaye Des Morts – Double Sided Games announces a fabulous C64 release!

Throughout the last year and into this one we’ve been banging on the drums about the upcoming C64 game ‘L’abbaye Des Morts’, which was in development by Antonio Savona, with graphics, music, sfx by Saul Cross and Gryzor, with full permission of Locomalito. Well today is the day that everyone […]

Night Knight – A new Juan J. Martínez (Reidrac) game in dev for the MSX!

Of all the developers featured on Indie Retro News, Juan J. Martínez (Reidrac) is certainly a developer i’d happily mention again and again. With games such as Escape from Colony 8, Space Pest Control, The Legend of Traxtor, The Return of Traxtor, Castaway, Rescuing Orc, Magica, Golden Tail and The Dawn of […]