[Coming of Age] Team Fortress Classic


Hello old games lovers, Today we celebrate the 18th anniversary of Team Fortress Classic, one of the most famous online multiplayer FPS of the late 90s, released on April 7th, 1999. This wonderful game, that made known all around the world the “capture the flag” match, was one of the most important of its genre…

[Coming of Age] Aliens versus Predator


  Hello old games lovers, Today we celebrate the 18th anniversary of Aliens vs. Predator, released in March of 1999. It’s an interesting FPS divided in three chapters, each of which see as a protagonist one of the three characters of the game, Alien, Predator and Marine and is one of the most notable FPSs…

[Coming of Age] RollerCoaster Tycoon


Hello old games lovers, Who knows if former Boyzone frontman Ronan Keating when in 2000 sang “Life is a Rollercoaster” had experienced 1999 game Rollercoaster Tycoon, released today 18 years ago. This was the first installment of the series and had two sequels in 2002 and 2004. It was a great succes, maybe because it…

[Happy Birthday!] The Last Express


Hello old games lovers, Today we celebrate the 20th anniversary of The Last Express, released today in 1997. The game is part of a genre I truly love, the graphic adventures, and is remarable for having been one of the first to experiment a real-time simulation since a minute in real life is also a minute…

[RetroComputers] Amiga 600


HAL-lo guys, If some of you was born in 1992, during the month of March…well you have to know you’re in good company. This month in 1992 the Amiga A600, the “June Bug” joined the Commodore family. Son of the Amiga 500 and Amiga 500 Plus, the A600, was released to boost the sales of…

[Happy Birthday!] Vandal Hearts


Hello old games lovers, Today we celebrate a little big cult game, Vandal Hearts, released 20 years ago today, on March 27th, 1997. It was one of th first tactical RPGs released in America and one of the firsts for a 32-bit console, even if the Saturn version of the games was released only in…

[Happy Birthday!] Grand Prix


Hello old games lovers, It’s been a while that Atari 2600 hit the market an most of the games designed for it start to feel the weight of their age. Some of them however are still classic and iconic and among them there’s room for Grand Prix that this month turns 35, having been released…

Freshly delivered! – Retro Gamer Issue #165


Hello guys, Once again I’m very late to the party but here’s the cover of the last Retro Gamer I’ve recived. Sorry for the delay, I know the new issue is already on sale in U.K….but not in Italy! After the last issue, the best of them all for me, this one is centered on…