Let's play Daylight!

Zombie Studios was kind enough to give Indie Retro News a taster of their latest horror game Daylight. So I decided to do our first let's play, which will be improved upon once we do more! Daylight is a first person horror game that has you walking through a dark and scary abandoned hospital with only your cell phone for illumination!


Cinemaware Hit Classic - Defender of the Crown announced for Android!

We've just been informed by Cinemware, that their hit classic, Defender of the Crown, is coming soon to Android. And you are in for a treat gamers, as this originally was their first game released for the Amiga in 1986, setting a new standard for graphics quality in home computer games. Later ports appeared on DOS, the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), Atari ST, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, Macintosh and CDI. Cinemaware are well known for creating amazing games, as such, one company even mentioned them as the definers of the Amiga. You'll be overjoyed to know that this is going to be just like the classic, Siege castles, win tournaments, free pretty girls and save the crown of England. Estimated release May, 2nd 2014.

SanctuaryRPG - Roguelike Dungeon Crawling at it's best! Now for Steam Greenlight

Black Shell Games have announced that their Roguelike Dungeon Crawler, SanctuaryRPG, is now available for votes on Steam Greenlight. I can safely say for certain, that this one will be a success! It's one of the finest Roguelikes for some time and if Dragon Age was ASCII  this would be it. With over 10,000hrs of development time, featuring dynamic combat, hilarious dialogue and plenty of weapons this is a worthy game to be voted for. But you'll also be pleased to know that SanctuaryRPG is free and available to play right now.

The Journeyman Project: Pegasus Prime - The return of the time travelling Adventure

The Journeyman Project series is a time travelling Adventure that was very popular for it's time, featuring amazing locations in a first person view point and fmv. Yet fast forward to now, and the original game is being remade into an enhanced special edition. Once again, immerse yourself in a game of beautiful locations, new challenges and meet new wonderful fmv characters. Developed by the award-winning developer Presto Studios, this is a game worth time travelling for!
Systems : PC, Mac, Linux

Cube Gun - Design your own Battle Ship!

Candyrocket has just announced via Steam Greenlight a game titled Cube Gun, which looks to be a ballistic version of Minecraft. Design your own Battleships with weapons, armour, fully functional devices all on a cube based island. What's more, you can even create these islands and if that wasn't enough, Cube Gun can be played online against other people where you test your ship against other peoples designs. Certainly looks like an interesting game, and I can't wait to see what people come up with. So make sure to throw some votes there way!
Systems : PC, Mac

Commando - A portable return of a classic Arcade game

Here's a great classic you just have to play! This is Commando developed by Capcom, a run and gun, shoot em up style arcade game that was originally released in 1985 on multiple early systems and then appeared on the Amiga in 1989. You take the role of a soldier named Super Joe who on his own, has to fight his way through wave after wave of enemy units. As each level is succeeded, it becomes ever harder with more enemies and more bullets flying about the place. Again, thanks to The Company.PL you can now play the Amiga game in a PC portable release!

Alcatraz - Bring down a notorious drugs trafficker in this Amiga-PC portable game!

Alcatraz is an action game created by 221B Software Developments and published by Infogrames in 1992. Your mission.... Bring down the notorious drug trafficker and warlord Miguel Tardiez who is now based on Alcatraz. This is an enjoyable game as you can shoot enemies that come from both sides in a side scrolling action based way, which then swaps to a first person view point when searching buildings for illegal items. Alcatraz can be also be played in split screen two player! The Company.PL has now re-released the game via a free PC portable edition, so you can now play it on your pc via a single runnable exe.

The Conquest Bundle from the Bundle Stars - 12 conquering games for a great price!

Here we are again with yet another awesome bundle from the Bundle Stars, and this time it's The Conquest Bundle, featuring 12 conquering Steam games for only £3.59. Bundle Stars are fast becoming the most popular bundlers, as every week we are teased with yet more fantastic games! The list of games in this bundle is as follows : Call of Juarez, A Game of Dwarves, King Arthur II,  American Conquest, Incoming Forces, Cossacks, Cossacks II, 99 Levels to Hell, Xpand Rally Xtreme, Ballpoint Universe, Hyper Fighters and Lucious.  Such a great deal, and if you want my recommendation, check out King Arthur, which can only be described as a fantasy Total War!

Available to buy here save $110!