[Game of the Week] Week #7 – Rings of Power


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the seventh, of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is Rings of Power for Sega Genesis! Developer: Naughty Dog Publisher: Electronic Arts Platforms: Sega Genesis/Mega Drive Genre: Isometric RPG Release Date: End of 1991 Rings of Power has been the…

[The 2600er] Dark Chambers


Copyright: 1983 (Atari Corp.), 1988 (John Palevich) Release Date: May 1984 Developer: Sculptured Software Publisher: Atari Deisgner: John Palevich (Programmer) Code: CX26151 Description When you think about the humble Atari 2600 probably the first things that comes to mind are the late 70s and the video game crash, so you think about a period of…

[Game of the Week] Week #6 – Karnov


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the sixth, of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is Karnov for NES! Developer: Data East (NES), Mr Micro, Quicksilver Publisher: Data East (NES), Electric Dreams, Activision, Namco (NES) Platforms: Arcade, NES (pictured), Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, Mac OS,…

[Stuff I wish I had] Sega AGES 2500 collection


Hello guys, During the last months I’ve been looking with more interest for compilation of games. I know that most of the compilations are just a cheap way to sell a set of games that usually are difficult to sell alone, but in the past I think there were as well some remarkable compilations that…

[The 2600er] River Patrol


Release Date: May 1984 (supposed) Developer: TigerVision Publisher: TigerVision Deisgner: ??? Code: 7-004 Description River Patrol can be considered the Holy Grail of every Atari collector. The game was released in 1984 (probably) by Tigervision as a port of the aracde game of the same name made by the bscure company Orca and today only…

[Happy Birthday!] Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles


Hello old games lovers, If you were born in the 80s you’ll surely remember all the hype surrounding the Ninja Turtles. They were everywhere: comincs, cartoons, movies, merchandise, all of us at some point had a case or a backpack with thos four turtles. Of course the gaming world didn’t just stare but jumped in…

[Game of the Week] Week #5 – Resident Evil 0


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the fifth, of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is Resident Evil Zero for Game Cube! Developer: Capcom Publisher: Capcom Platforms: Game Cube (pictured), Wii Genre: Survival Horror Release Date: 21 November 2002 I still don’t own a Game Cube….

[RetroPicks] I’m back!


Hello guys, The last weeks, nay the last months have been quite stingy on the collecting side. It looked like everybody were waiting for spring to put something on sale and online there were almost no good games to buy. Then FINALLY one of my favourite sellers listed more than 4000 games and, even though…