[Game of the Week] Week #43 – GTA V


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the fourty-third of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is GTA V for Xbox 360! Developer: Rockstar North Publisher: Rockstar Games Platforms: Xbox 360 (pictured), PS3, Ps4, PS5, XBox One, XBox One Series X, Windows Genre: Dyanmic Adventure Release Date:…

I ❤ Old Games! is on Twitch!


Hello guys, It finally happened. In a couple of days I ❤ Old Games! will be on Twitch. Why? Why not! Why I have to play my games alone when I can share my experience with a community, chat with them and talk about this and that? At the moment my channel is still empty…

[Review] Batman: The Video Game


REVIEW # 00000000 01100111 Batman, with full force, will wage his last fight against the Joker to eliminate the worldly evil and avenge his parents death

[Forbidden Games] The Interactive Adventures of Seymore Butts


Welcome to the forty-sesventh entry of this column in which I review forbidden (and forgotten) retro games with adult contents. A lot of the games that will be revisited here will have, as well as adult themes, some contents that may offend somebody. But please remember, we are here just to re-discover something rightfully forgotten,…

[Game of the Week] Week #42 – Metal Slug 7


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the fourty-second of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is Metal Slug 7 for Nintendo DS! Developer: SNK Publisher: SNK (JP), Ignition Entertainment (US, EU) Platforms: Nintendo DS Genre: Scrolling Shooter Release Date: July 22nd, 2008 Follow I ❤ Old…

[RetroConsole] Famicom Disk System turns 35!


The story in a nutshell Il Disk System è stata la prima periferica di successo distribuita dalla Nintendo. Quando venne rilasciata, nel 1986, il Famicom era appena arrivato in Occidente con il nome di NES e con un pesante restyling che lo faceva sembrare qualcosa di totalmente differente dall’originale giapponese. In Giappone invece il Famicom…

[Old Firm] Blizzard Entertainment


Anche il 2021 ha la sua bella dose di anniversari importanti e in questo mese di Febbraio ricorre il 30° compleanno della Blizzard Entertainment, fondata nel 1991 con il nome di Silicon & Synapse. Nei primi anni di vita la Blizzard, come molte altre startup si dedicò alla conversione di giochi di altri, come Battle…

[Game of the Week] Week #41 – Utopia


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the fourty-first of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is Utopia for Intellivision! Developer: Mattel Electronics Publisher: Mattel Electronics Platforms: Intellivision Genre: RTS Release Date: June 3rd, 1982 Tra gli anni ’70 e gli anni ’80 non c’è dubbio che…

[IsoMetRic Games] Congo Bongo / Cadaver / Cossacks: European Wars


Hello guys, This is the fourth entry of the column that will be your companion for the whole year 2021, [IsoMetRic Games], a mini-compendium of the mandatory isometric games ever released. It’s something difficult to explain but the “perfect” isometric visuals, the 120°-120°-120° has always given a sense of perfection to me that I’ve never…

[Happy Birthday!] Lemmings


Buongiorno retroamici, Uno dei più grandi puzzle-platformer degli anni ’90 compie proprio oggi 30 anni: il 14 Febbraio, 1991 usciva per Amiga Lemmings, autentico capolavoro della DMA Design (che prima di diventare Rockstar North svilupperà anche un altro capolavoro, Grand Theft Auto) nel quale controlliamo una truppa di omonimi animaletti che devono farsi strada tra…

[Game of the Week] Week #40 – The Flintstones


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the fourtieth of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is The Flintstones for Sega Mega Drive! Developer: Taito Publisher: Taito Platforms: Sega Mega Drive Genre: Platform Release Date: February 22nd, 1993 (NA) Mesi dopo l’ultimo post di questa rubrica (l’ultima…