[IsoMetRic Games] 720° / 7th Legion / 1849


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…

[RetroSoft] 30 years of the World Wide Web


Il 20 Dicembre del 1990 è una di quelle date che hanno cambiato la storia e forse nemmeno ce ne rendiamo conto. Era il 20 Dicembre 1990 quando Tim Berners-Lee con la collaborazione di Robert Cailliau creò il World Wide Web, il principale servizio che opera attraverso internet e che ha permesso a tutti noi…

[2020 with Windows games] Outlaws / Oni / ObsCure


Hello guys, This is the fifteenth entry of the [2020 with Windows games] column, a mini-compendium of the mandatory Windows games ever released. For a big part of my life I’ve been a PC games player and I had tons of old games to play with back in the 00s. This is my homage to…

[RetroSoft] Windows 1.0 officially released 35 years ago!


Hello retrolovers, Today (or better, a few days ago) we celebrated the 35th anniversary of the first version ever of Windows, the release 1.0. Back then Windows had to be launched via MS-DOS and in fact all of the operations that could be done on DOS could be done on Windows as well, but with…

[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,…

[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…

[Editorial] The lines that defined my gaming history


It happened to all of us. Most of the games we played in our youth, especially if you, like me, were born in early 80s not only impressed us for their incredible stories, even though they were all but incredible or their marvellous graphics even if they were actually rude and blocky or for some…

[Forbidden Games] Sex Vixens from Space


Welcome to the forty-fifth 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,…

[The 2600er] Adventure


Copyright: 1980 Release Date: July 1980 Developer: Atari Publisher: Atari Deisgner: Warren Robinett (Programmer) Code: CX2613 Description Adventure is for sure one of the most famous and most iconic games to grace the Atari 2600. Programmed by Warren Robinett is even more famous for being the first game ever to feature an hidden easter egg,…

[Picks of the Month] Spring-Summer 2020


Hello everybody, It’s been ages since the last time I’ve updated this column and the reason is very simple. With the pandemic raging and the future of my job that is still unclear and the expenses raising there’s no margin left for me to buy games and even those already planned, since the purchase of…