Freshly delivered! – Retro Gamer Issue #174


Hello guys, I’m running a bit late with the last posts of 2017, and this one is no exception. I’ve received some time ago the last Retro Gamer issue but I haven’t got time to show it to you so I’m doing it now, even though I think another issue is on its way to…

[Editorial] In defense of E.T.


Hello guys, During my life I’ve read a lot of top 10s, a lot of list of best things and even more lists of worst things. I did created some list myself, we all make lists, we all classify everything, we all say that something is good or that something is bad but most of…

[Editorial] Guess what’s next on I ❤ Old Games! – 24/12/17


Hello guys, This has been an intense week gaming wise. After finishing Super Castlevania IV I dedicated some time to the Master System version of Street of Rage and I’m already at a good point. Not happy with my progress in this game I picked up again Super C, I finally beat the laser chandelier…

[Happy Birthday!] Gran Turismo


Hello old games lovers, Gaming is not just shooters and RPG and some ather remarkable titels hit the shelves some years ago, sone games that re-defined a genre and bolster the sales of a console. One of these is Gran Turismo which came out for PS1 in December 1997, 20 years ago. The winning formula…

[Ye Olde] Back to 1996 with Dutch Flyer


Hello guys, Today I can barely contain my joy. Just yesterday I was talking with Retro Redress about the illegal games compilation that flooded the market in the Netherlands and in Italy at the end of the 90s. Back then was very hard to find a CD burner and the ones on the marked had…

[Forbidden Games] Teenage Queen


Welcome to the eighth 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,…

[Happy Birthday!] Phantasy Star


Hello old games lovers, It looks like Decemebr 2017 will be remembered for some remarkable birthdays. After the recent anniversary of Mega Man and Final Fantasy that turned 30 a few days ago, today another masterpiece of the history of gaming reaches the three-decades goal and this time is a game for the sometimes forgotten…

[Happy Birthday!] Final Fantasy


Hello old game lovers, After the 30th Mega Man anniversary yesterday, today another incredible masterpiece turns 30. It’s Final Fantasy, released today, December 18th, 1987 by Square . A game that should have been the last title for a company on the brink of bankrupt, it went to become their most remarkable title and inaugurate…

[Happy Birthday!] Mega Man


Hello old games lovers, In these days Nintendo is confirming a new Mega Man game for the Switch, revitalizing a saga that was dormant since 2010. The timing is right, because today, December 17th is the 30th anniversary of the first Mega Man, released in 1987 for the NES. This is a game I find…