[52 Weeks Challenge] Week 9 – A game everyone should play


Hello everybody, Tired of the 30 days game challenge? Enjoy my own personal revisitation of a classic challenge! Instead of 30 daily posts that fill an entire month, this challenge is more diluted in time and it will cover all the year 2018. 52 weeks, 52 questions to understand who’s the person behind this blog….

Freshly delivered! – Retro Gamer Issue #176


Hello guys, Here we are with the issue 176 of Retro Gamer, this time with an exciting cover story dedicated to Contra and its sequels. I’ve played Contra, Super C and Contra III during the last two years and I’ve absoultely blown away by the thrilling gameplay, so I’ve enjoyed this long retrospective on a…

[Editorial] Guess what’s next on I ❤ Old Games! – 25/02/18


Hello guys, I’ve been persecuted by Michael Jackson lately. It looks like everything I do has something to do with him: I keep hearing its songs, see people with white gloves, talk to people about Moonwalk…probably MJ is sending me some signals to invite me to play again Moonwalker and finally beat it (pun intended)….

[Happy Birthday!] Gex: Enter the Gecko


Hello old games lovers, Back in the 90s, when every console had to have its own mascot, almost all kind of animal have been used to create a “brand”. In 1995 the 3DO played the gecko card with its game Gex and in 1998, exactly 20 years ago today, the second installment of the series,…

[Forbidden Games] Softporn Adventure


Welcome to the twelft 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,…

[52 Weeks Challenge] Week 8 – Saddest scene


Hello everybody, Tired of the 30 days game challenge? Enjoy my own personal revisitation of a classic challenge! Instead of 30 daily posts that fill an entire month, this challenge is more diluted in time and it will cover all the year 2018. 52 weeks, 52 questions to understand who’s the person behind this blog….

[RetroPicks] Haul of consoles!


Hello guys! Today I’d like to tell you about my last purchase. I’m very happy about it and I really couldn’t help but write about it. Every weekend in a range of 20-30 km from here they do some second hand markets and I really wanted to see one. I’ve been lucky to have sunday…

[52 Weeks Challenge] Week 7 – Best Soundtrack


Hello everybody, Tired of the 30 days game challenge? Enjoy my own personal revisitation of a classic challenge! Instead of 30 daily posts that fill an entire month, this challenge is more diluted in time and it will cover all the year 2018. 52 weeks, 52 questions to understand who’s the person behind this blog….

[Editorial] Guess what’s next on I ❤ Old Games! – 11/02/18


Hello guys, I’ve spent last week trying to reorganize my small colletion. Now I finally managed to squeeze everything is a single library and I’ve eve freed a small room for future acquisitions: spo now anytime I look at my library, it gives me a subliminal message “buy, buy, buy”. I’ve checked carefully even the…