Pixels The Movie Trailer
Mar18

Pixels The Movie Trailer

We are getting quite excited by the prospect of aliens invading our planet with video game characters. Especially Pac-Man chomping through the streets of American cities. Not sure what we are talking about? Check out the Pixels The Movie trailer. Film to be released this August. We can’t wait.   Pixels the Movie...

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Yars Revenge ZX by Luca Bordoni
Mar10

Yars Revenge ZX by Luca Bordoni

Loading… Loading screen is looking good Your choice of controls Yes, it really is Yars Revenge Full inlay artwork (complete with instructions) is supplied Eyes front Spectrum fans. I’ve just been playing Yars Revenge on my Speccy. Well almost. Howard Scott Warshaw’s sublime 2600 classic has now had a make-over and been ported to our dear rainbow endowed computers by Luca Bordoni, well known for his excellent homebrew...

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From Bedrooms to Billions: The Amiga Years Kickstarter campaign
Feb27

From Bedrooms to Billions: The Amiga Years Kickstarter campaign

From Bedrooms to Billions: The Amiga Years is another exciting project just announced by Gracious Films following on from their amazing From Bedrooms to Billions documentary on the birth of the UK games industry (full review of From Bedrooms to Billions coming soon!) . As the title may suggest the The Amiga Years concentrates on just the Commodore Amiga and will greatly expand on the coverage of the Amiga in their original film....

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Castlevania Spectral Interlude released for ZX Spectrum
Feb15

Castlevania Spectral Interlude released for ZX Spectrum

Excitement levels are running high here at RGC Towers with the news that we can now finally play the long awaited Castlevania Spectral Interlude on our 128K machines. Spectrum communities around the globe have been eagerly awaiting the final release of the game ever since the tantalising demo was released by Sanchez a while back. The game is no disappointment either, pushing the 128 to its limits with stunning visuals and sound which...

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33 year old ZX81 1K ZX Chess world record broken
Jan28

33 year old ZX81 1K ZX Chess world record broken

Wirtten by David Horne in 1983 1K ZX Chess was a masterpiece of elegant programming The unassuming looking record holder Who would have thought that this small, cheap and unassuming piece of hardware could have been the catalyst for a world record that has stood for 33 years? The feat in question was one achieved by Artic Computing’s ZX81 title – 1K ZX Chess, a game that amazed all by only taking up 672 bytes of memory...

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Synths of Rage by 30th Floor Records
Jan22

Synths of Rage by 30th Floor Records

If you owned a Sega Megadrive in the 90s, you have no doubt played Streets of Rage and Streets of Rage 2, the often copied but never equaled beat-em-ups that enthralled kids and adults alike. Not only were the games smash hits, the soundtracks were too. Composed and produced by Yuzo Koshiro, Kyoji Kato, and Motohiro Kawashima these tracks are timeless and still sound as fresh today as they did whilst wrapping a pipe around a punks...

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