[Editorial] Guess what’s next on I ❤ Old Games! – 16/06/19


Hello guys,   GAMES Super Mario Bros. 2 – The Lost Levels Begun: January 16th, 2017 Status: 12% completed, on hold Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker Begun: April 25th, 2017 Status: 33% completed, on hold Probotector Begun: December 18th, 2017 Status: 71% completed, on hold Streets of Rage (SMS) Begun: December 12th, 2017 Status: 63% completed, on…

[Game of the Week] Week #10 – Evolve


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the tenth, of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is Evolve for Xbox One! Developer: Turtle Rock Studios Publisher: 2K Games Platforms: Windows, PS4, Xbox One (pictured) Genre: FPS Release Date: February 10th, 2015 I’m still a total newbie when…

[RetroPicks] IntelliNES, the Great Combo


Hello guys, As I told you last moth, while March has been a poor month on the collecting side, April on the other side has been quite dense, even though most of the games I’ve bought have arrived in May. Aside from the last purchase I’ve talked about in the last episode of [RetroPicks], I’ve…

[Forbidden Games] Vinyl Goddess from Mars


Welcome to the twenty-seventhentry 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, so…

[Editorial] Guess what’s next on I ❤ Old Games! – 09/06/19


Hello guys, These first week of summer made me realize that summer is not the season for video games. First sunny days, lesspeople in town, less markets and a big desire to stay home from work and go to the sea. I’ve been so much into Magic the Gathering lately that I’ve almost forgotten my…

[Game of the Week] Week #9 – Battlefield 3


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the ninth, of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is Battlefield 3 for Xbox 360! Developer: Digital Illusions Creative Entertainment Publisher: Electronic Arts, Sega Platforms: Windows, PS3, Xbox 360 (pictured) Genre: FPS Release Date: October 25th, 2011 One thing I’ve…

[Happy Birthday!] Tetris


Hello old games lovers, Brutal question: name the three most iconic games in history! I can’t hear your answers but if I were to answer I’d say Pong, Pac-Man and Tetris. Well, Tetris is today 35 years old, since the first playable version saw the light in the USSR on an Electronika 60 thanks to…

[Happy Birthday!] Populous


Hello old games lovers, God games became popular in the 90s with games such as Actraiser, Creator, Dungeon Keeper and Black & White , but the first title that can be described as a “god game” (not counting the forefather Utopia on the Intellivision) was released today in 1989 and it was Populous, that has…

[RetroPicks] Retro inspired PS2 compilations Vol.1


Hello guys, If you happen to read this blog, from time to time you will see some posts of the column [Stuff I wish I had] in which you can read my ramblings about all of the games I’d like to have and that usually I don’t own because they’re rare and/or too expensive. In…

[Picks of the Month] May 2019


Hello guys, May has been a really juicy month, no only because I’ve bought some games especially in the first half of the month, but even because I’ve finally received a lot of games I had bought in April and they were terribly late. So this time let’s start with the newer games, so with…