[Happy Birthday!] Half-Life


Hello old games lovers, Yes, time passes. And quite fast I have to say. It seems yesterday when I was playing Half-Life on my PC and PUFF, 20 years have passed. Even though I’m a bit late, on November 19th, 1998 Half-Life hit the scene and quickly became one of the best FPS ever made,…

[Happy Birthday!] Resident Evil 2


Hello old games lovers, Today we celebrate the 20th anniversary of one of the games I love the most that still scare ste s#!t out of me everytime I play it. It’s Resident Evil 2 (also known in Japan as Biohazard 2), released today, January 21st, 1998. This is the second installment of the original…

[Coming of Age] Sonic Adventure


Hello old games lovers! All hail to Sonic Adventure, the first full 3D game of the hedgedog saga that today turns 18! Sonic Advenure was released on December 23rd for the Sega Dreamcast, the last SEGA console and was widely well acclaimed; it’s still the biggest hit of the Dremacast, having sold 2,5 millions of…

[Coming of Age] Baldur’s Gate


Hello old games lovers, Today will turn 18 a game I’m particulary fond to, Baldur’s Gate, released today, December 21st in 1998. Baldur’s Gate was the first RPG I got in touch with back in the days. It was the period in which (at least among my friends) RPGs were a smash hit and BG…

[Coming of Age] Mario Party


Hello old games lovers, In this cold December we have to celebrate another hit in the Mario Universe, arrived now at 14th chapter (14th!). But everything started in 1998, 18 years ago, when Mario Party hit the market, becoming a great success. This games-inside-a-game features 53 minigames where the protagonists are the main characters of…

[Review] Worms 2


REVIEW # 00000000 00101101 Once upon a time there were some small worms who got very very annoyed and decided to go to arms…

[Happy Birthday!] Tomb Raider


Hello old game lovers, It seems yesterday that we first saw out loved big-pointy-boobed heroine Lara Croft hunting for treasures  and jumping against rocks and canyons but today, November 14th, is the 20th anniversary of the release of Tomb Raider that in 1996 saw the light in North America for Sega Saturn, PlayStation and PC, even…

[Coming of Age] Half-Life


Hello old game lovers, Today,  November 8th, is the 18 anniversary of one of the best FPS ever made, the immortal Half-Life. The saga set in the Black Mesa, starring Gordon Freeman (no, not Morgan Freeman nor Jennifer Freeman) started in 1998 and in my honest opinion, Half-Life is part of my personal shooting games…

[Coming of age] Metal Gear Solid


Hello old games lovers! Today will turn 18 Metal Gear Solid, release exactly today, September 3rd, 1998! This is maybe the most important and iconic chapter of the long Metal Gear saga with 6 millions of copies sold that led the developers to release also a PC Windows version. Feel free to share your opinions and…

[Coming of Age] Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six


Hello old games lovers! Today will turn 18 Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six, release exactly today, August 21st, 1998! This is just one of the many Tom Clancy’s game and the first title of the Rainbow Six saga that, as of today, features 18 different games and expansions, being the last Rainbow Six Siege (2015). Follow I ❤…

[Coming of Age] Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines


Hello old games lovers! Today will turn 18 Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines, release exactly today, July 31st, 1998! Any experience you want to share about his game in which we find one of the most upsetting character of all time (and he’s not even a villain): guess who he is…