[Forbidden Games] Nude School Dating Sim


Welcome to the forty-sixth 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!] Battlezone


Hello old games lovers, The oldest (nay, the most experienced) among you have surely put their hands on an Atari 2600 and it’s possible that one of the game were Battlezone. Yes, the strange port that transformed in a “raster” game an original “vectorial” game. Well, the original Battlezone, back then a great simulation of…

[Happy Birthday!] The Secret of Monkey Island


Hello old games lovers, This is where it all began. Probably Monky Island 2 was one of the pinnacles of 2D point and click adventures but that game couldn’t exist without the first, epic installment of the Monkey Island saga, where we first meet Guybrush Threepwood, an unlikely hero and apprentice pirate. Today we celebrate…

[Happy Birthday!] I Have no Mouth and I Must Scream


Hello old games lovers, A great dystopian adventure about the dangerous interation between mankind and technology became in 1995 a fully fledged game when Cyberdream released on October 31st I Have no Mout and I Must Scream. This graphic adventure let us play as the five protagonists in thir task to escape from the supercomputer…

[The 2600er] Ghostbusters


Copyright: 1984,1985 Release Date: October 1985 Developer: Activision Publisher: Activision Deisgner: David Crane (Designer), Dan Kitchen (Programmer) Code: AZ-108 Description Ghostbusters was a smash hit in theatres back in 1984 and Activision secured the rights to develop a game set to be released along with the movie to ensure the success. It was a multiplatform…

[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…

[RetroConsole] Game Gear turns 30!


When Game Boy came out at the end of the 80s it revolutioned forever the world of gaming and for the first time the player had the pobbisility to have something to play on the go without the need to be hooked on a TV. As it can be imagined the competitors started to rise…