[Happy Birthday!] Resident Evil


Hello old games lovers, Here we are guys, now you’re ready to feel old. Resident Evil is a quarter of century old today, having been released on March 22nd, 1996 for PS1. The game needs no introduction as it is the one that popularized the survival horror genre: without it we wouldn’t have Silent Hill,…

[Review] Mighty Morphin Power Rangers


REVIEW # 00000000 01101010 First, Never Use Your Powers For Personal Gain.Second, Never Escalate A Battle Unless Rita Forces You.And Finally, Keep Your Identity A Secret

[Picks of the Month] Autunno-Inverno ’20-’21


Dopo altri sei mesi (o quasi) eccomi di nuovo qui. Come potrete immaginare non sono stati mesi facilissimi durante i quali, oltre alle varie preoccupazioni, ovviamente ho dovuto abbandonare ogni proposito di acquisto di giochi o console. Tuttavia dopo quasi un anno dall’inizio della pandemia e dopo un anno di sacrifici ho pensato che potevo…

[Game of the Week] Week #45 – Frank Bruno’s Boxing


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the fourtieth of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is Frank Bruno’s Boxing for ZX Spectrum! Developer: Elite Systems Publisher: Elite Systems Platforms: Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, DOS, ZX Spectrum (pictured) Genre: Fighting Release Date:…

[IsoMetRic Games] El Cid / Earthbound / Emperor: Rise of the Middle Kingdom


Hello guys, This is the first entry of the column that will be your companion for the whole year 2021, [IsoMetRic Games], a mini-compendium of the mandatory isometric games ever released. It’s something difficult to explain but the “perfect” isometric visuals, the 120°-120°-120° has always given a sense of perfection to me that I’ve never…

[Game of the Week] Week #44 – Elite


Hi folks! Here we are again with another entry, the fourty-fourth of the [Game of the Week] column and this time the game featured is Elite for NES! Developer: David Braben, Ian Bell Publisher: Acornsoft, Firebird (NES version) Platforms: BBC Micro, Acorn Electron, Apple II, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, MSX, Tatung Einstein, IBM…

[Review] Battletoads


REVIEW # 00000000 01101000 It was a typical example of Rare’s looking at what was popular and then putting our spin on it. Gregg Mayles