[Forbidden Games] Toi Acid Game


Welcome to the third 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!] Maniac Mansion


Hello old games lovers, Do you remember Day of the Tentacle? Well, today we celebrate the birthday of his father, Maniac Mansion, the first graphic adventure to feature Bernard Bernoulli, Dr. Fred and the Tentacles, that was released today in 1987, 30 years ago. The game was a huge revolutions and redefined (if not DEFINED)…

[Review] Duke Nukem 3D


REVIEW # 00000000  01000110 Come get some! Drop your hat for the Duke guys, here’s another game that well deserved its 10/10 My heart says… There’s no human being who doesn’t love Duke after playing it. Even if FPSs are not your kind of games, it’s most likely you’ve played Duke at least once and…

[Editorial] Guess what’s next on I ❤ Old Games! – 01/10/17


Hello guys, Finally my two weeks of horrible shifts are about to finish. My colleague is back so from the next week I’ll have more spare time to dedicate to myself. However during last week I’ve found some spare hours to play, especially with the last games I’ve bought, Probotector, Ghost ‘n Goblins and Shadow…

[Picks of the Month] September 2017


Hello guys, Here’s the first entry of this new “column”, a resume of what I bought last month. In the picture you can see games, guides, magazines and stuff related to video games I’ve bought online, or in thrift shops or swapped. Sometimes I have a lot of things to write about (if I want…

[Editorial] Unboxing the SNES Mini!


Hello guys! FINALLY the day has come and the wait is over. Like Mario when he found the Princess after hearing a thousand times that she was in another castle, today, after a wait of months and months I’ve received from Game Stop my pre-ordered copy of the shiny brand new SNES Mini, formally Nintendo…

[RetroPicks] Unexpected deals are the best deals!


Hello guys, You now I’m an eBay addicted and everyday I check patiently and carefull all the new ads to try to find good things at low prices. One of the searches I follow painstackingly is the one related to the NES world which is my undisguised love. However there is always someone who puts…

Freshly delivered! – Retro Gamer Issue #171


Hello guys! Finally a few days the *last* Retro Gamer issue has arrived in my mailbox. Since I saw the first images of the cover I realized this might have been my favourite issue so far and it actually is! I started immediately to read it and I’ve already passed the first half, finding inside…

[Happy Birthday!] Pole Position


Hello old games lovers, Today, September 24th we celebrate the release in the US, 35 years ago, of a great racing game, Pole Position. It’s a game I love and I made a review some months ago for the 2600 version; when it came out it was probably the best racing simulation games ever released…

[Editorial] Guess what’s next on I ❤ Old Games! – 24/09/17


Hello guys, Since I began my collecting “carreer” I’ve always had a kind of “stuggle”. The gaming world has always been divided in two groups: home console games and PC games. Even though the console games are, in some way, easier to track down and collect (even though they can become very expensive), the games…

[Coming of Age] Resident Evil 3: Nemesis


Hello old games lovers, Today, September 22nd we celebrate the 18th anniversary of one of the masterpieces of survival horror, Resident Evil 3: Nemesis, released today in 1999. If you are like me and you’ve played (and completed) it, you’ve surely shat your pants dozens of times trying to escape that 10 feet tall nightmare…

[Forbidden Games] Plumbers Don’t Wear Ties


Welcome to the second 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,…