[Happy Birthday!] Contra


Hello old games lovers, Today we celebrate the Arcade release of Contra, by Konami that today turns 30. Contra is a game ported on various platforms and has the peculiarity to have different plots for japanese, north american and european versions. The common trait is that an accident has brough an alien life form on…

[Happy Birthday!] Mario Kart 64


Hello old games lovers, Today we celebrate the 20th birthday of Mario Kart 64, released in North America on February 10th, 1997; this is the first installment of the Mario Kart saga, sort of spin-off of the Super Mario series and I see a lot of analogies with BC Racers even if the presence of Mario…

[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…

[Review] Grand Prix 2


REVIEW # 00000000 00100101 An Official product of the FIA Formula One Championship

[MAME Monday] Hyper Sports


There was a time, like ten years (or more) ago when I spent a whole year doing the ambulance man. Not really a male nurse but something like that. I had other friends doing this job with me and everytime we had the night shift we used to pass the time in front of the…

[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 ❤…

[Happy Birthday!] Metroid


Hello old games lovers! Let’s all say “Hapy Birthday” to Metroid, release yesterday (sorry for being late to the party) 30 years ago, August 6th, 1986! Any comment or story about it is highly appreciated! Follow I Old Games on Facebook!