[Editorial] Guess what’s next on I ❤ Old Games! – 27/11/16


Hello mates! This is the first post of the new (I hope long-lasting) column, shamelessly stolen by The Shameful Narcisist (I hope I don’t have to owe you anything for the copyright and in case I have to, don’t sue me! 🙂 ) that will be a remind for you and for me (the years pass…

[Review] Worms 2


REVIEW # 00000000 00101101 Once upon a time there were some small worms who got very very annoyed and decided to go to arms…

[Happy Birthday!] The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past


Hello old game lovers, Zelda franchise is one of the longest ond most loved by millions and millions of fan all around the globe and today, November 21st, is the 25th anniverary of the release for SNES of Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past that landed on the Japanese market in 1991. This…

[Happy Birthday!] Catacomb 3-D


Hello old game lovers, As some of you may know from my Twitter account, in these days I’m deeply concentrated on Catacomb 3-D, one of the earliest if not the first 3D FPS, released 25 years ago in November. I didn’t find the precise date but the odd thing is that after I found it…

[RetroConsole] A huge family: Coleco Telstar


After last month post about the Odyssey console family, especially about Odyssey 300, I thought it should have been right to talk about its direct competitor, the Coleco Telstar. The story in a nutshell If it werenìr for Ralph Baer, the inventor of the video game and the brain behind the realization of the first console of…

[Games to Read] The Ultimate History of Video Games


For the extemporaneus column “Games to Play Read”, here’s a book I bought this week, The Ultimate History of Video Games, by Stene L. Kent. I read a lot of very good reviews online and I thought it was a good idea to improve my knowledge of good old games and consoles. You’ll never know…

[Happy Birthday!] Tomb Raider


Hello old game lovers, It seems yesterday that we first saw out loved big-pointy-boobed heroine Lara Croft hunting for treasures  and jumping against rocks and canyons but today, November 14th, is the 20th anniversary of the release of Tomb Raider that in 1996 saw the light in North America for Sega Saturn, PlayStation and PC, even…

[Editorial] Pleasure and Pain: NES Classic Mini


Today is the day. Today November 11th, 2016 will be available for sale the new edition of the hyper-ultra-famous Nintendo Entertraiment System. The NES Classic Mini. I’ve been waiting for this moment since this summer and I really wanted to share with you my opinions about it. The probles is only one: NES Classic §Mini…

[Awards] Liebster Award 4.0


Here we are again! It’s almost time for me to free one of the shelves I have in my living room to leave some space for my Liebster Awards! This time the nominee comes from  Stuff and That I would like to thank. As always the rules are simple, as in the Fight Club: Thank…