[Happy Birthday!] Terranigma


Hello old games lovers, After Soulblazer and Illusion of Gaia, Terranigma is the third an last installment of the trilogy developed by Quintet for the SNES of which today we’re celebrating the 25th anniversary, having been released on October 20th, 1995. Buongiorno retroamici, Dopo Soulblazer e Illusion of Gaia, Terranigma è il terzo e ultimo…

[Happy Birthday!] Duck Hunt


Hello old games lovers, How many of you hated that stupid dog? And for how many of you Duck Hunt has represented one of the very firs games or the first time you got gun in your hands? Well, for many of you this game, although simple and all but a masterpiece, has marked a…

[Happy Birthday!] Secret of Evermore


Hello old games lovers, It was the beginning of October 1995 when our SNES were graced by Secret of Evermore, a sort of spiritual sequel of Secret of Mana with which shares graphics and gameplay. Although not at the same level of its model, the game is still fun and playable, especially today that we…

[Happy Birthday!] Rayman


Hello old games lovers, Some games are ground-breaking and when I was still young and I was new to the world of computer games nothing impressed me more than Rayman. It was a game I couldn’t run on my humble 286 neither in a million years and its jaw-dropping colourful graphics were a dream to…

[Happy Birthday!] Phantasmagoria


Hello old games lovers, Brace yourselves because August 24th it’s a date full of 25th anniversaries. The first one is that of Phantasmagoria, that turns 25 today. Thi is one of the masterpieces among horror adventures and one of the best selling games featuring FMV sequences. It was also the swan song of Sierra On-Line…

[Happy Birthday!] Yoshi’s Island


Hello old games lovers, The first prequel in Mario series is Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island that tells the story of the first steps of Mario and Luigi, two newborns nursed by the Yoshis. The game was distributed for SNES and Game Boy Advance and if you don’w have it, well, get out and…

[Happy Birthday!] Comix Zone


02081995 Hello old games lovers, Today we celebrate the 25th anniversary of Comix Zone, a hell of adventure that sees us in the shoes of a superhero against the artist who creates hm. The story, beautifully shaped like a comic book was a really nice touch and the game would have been a masterpiece if…

[Happy Birthday!] Hang-On


Hello old games lovers, There are people who love racing, there are people who like fast cars and some who like fast bikes. For the first there’s OutRun, for the others Hang-On. This sega masterpiege turns 35 this month, having been released in the arcades in July, 1985 and was later converted to Master System,…

[Happy Birthday!] Dr. Mario


Hello old games lovers, Yes, Mario did it. He’s like the “bald guy from Brazzers” (a.k.a. Johnny Sins) because he did every possible job, but at least he’s always dressed (you want to see Mario naked? Well, have a look at one of the many Ron Jeremy videos out there…you pervert). In this outing he’s…

[Happy Birthday!] Castlevania: Dracula X


Hello old games lovers, I’ve been laying a lot of Castlevania lately thanks to the collection I’ve just bought for PS4 with all of the main games of the Konami series. And today we also celebrate the anniversary of Dracula X, adapration of Rondo of Blood for SNES, released today, July 22nd, 1995, hence 25…