Author: Alec

PC gamer, C64 fan, Amiga advocate, creator of longplay retrogaming videos on YouTube, occasional wordsmith - follow me on Twitter

Retro Revisited: Alien Breed: Tower Assault

As the tag-line to Ridley Scott’s seminal sci-fi horror masterpiece, Alien, so eloquently put it: “In space, no one can hear you scream.” It’s a phrase which seems remarkably apt when it comes to the Alien Breed: Tower Assault, the last in a succession of 2D top-down shooters inspired by the movie franchise, although instead of the vacuum of space,…

Retro Revisited: Avenging Spirit

With unique game features and attractive graphics, there’s plenty of fun to be had with Jaleco’s possess ’em up!

Review: Boxymoxy (C64)

We review the new C64 brain-teaser from Pirates of Zanzibar!

Review: Reformation 3 (C64 & Amiga VGM remixes by Matt Gray)

We review the third installment of video game music remixes from Matt Gray!

Review: Bonnie and Clyde (ZX Spectrum)

We check out the latest Spectrum release from ZOSYA Entertainment

Springbot released for Spectrum 48K

Spectrum fans should check out Springbot, a new 2020 release by AJF Games!

Retro Revisited: Elf (Amiga)

Superb visuals and a quirky sense of humour make this retro platformer stand out from the crowd!

Retro Revisited: Raptor: Call of the Shadows (PC)

Setting a benchmark for PC shmups on its release, we revisit the MS-DOS classic from 1994!

Retro Revisited: KKnD – Krush Kill ‘n’ Destroy (PC)

Released in 1997, KKnD is an old-school RTS with a wry sense of humour. Discover what we thought in our new retrospective!

Retro Revisited: Odyssey (Amiga)

We take a look at the charming mid-90s fantasy-themed Amiga arcade adventure!