Space Monsters meet THE HARDY - A classy ZX platformer from MAYhEM & CONSCIENCE (team)


The last game we are going to feature today is MAYhEM & CONSCIENCE's ZX Spectrum game of 'Space Monsters meet THE HARDY'. This game which is also available to download and play right now via the Yandex Retro Games Battle competition, is an action platformer featuring high quality graphics, sound and gameplay as a race against time. Beware you might have a laser at your disposal, but there's deadly enemies and traps that will cause you great pain.

Just a gal - Super Hang-On inspired ZX Spectrum release


ZOSYA entertainment (team) are certainly making some great games at the moment for the Yandex Retro Games Battle, what with games such as Drift! and Valley of Rains announced by us previously. Well it looks as if they haven't finished with the speccy community just yet. As thanks to another heads up, we've been told they've also released a Super Hang-On inspired game called 'Just a Gal'; a fast paced motorbike racing game against both the clock and other riders.

Hunt Buck/Nuclear defense - A fabulous action platformer for the ZX Spectrum by Red Triangle (team)


Even more ZX Spectrum games to get through now, even though I'm running out of Coffee, as we've recently been contacted by a good friend of ours regarding Red Triangle (team)'s action platformer 'Hunt Buck/Nuclear defense'; a ZX Spectrum game featured in the Yandex Retro Games Battle which looks like a game you may have purchased all those years ago when the ZX Spectrum was still being sold in Dixons ;).

Valley of Rains - High grade ZX Spectrum game featured in the Yandex Battle


Another game entered into the Yandex Retro Games Battle 2019 that took us completely by surprise, is ZOSYA entertainment (team)'s fabulous run and shooter of ' Valley of Rains '. This game that is available to play right now, doesn't just feature great speccy graphics, but from the video below, looks to have great animation, plenty of deadly enemies on screen, and kick ass firepower while the game still looks to be running smooth.

Yazzie - A lovely Arcade game for the ZX Spectrum via Retro Souls!


Not liking the racing game and want some arcade platforming fun, then how about this game then... 'Yazzie'. A brand new ZX Spectrum game from Denis Grachev (Retro Souls), that was developed using the Nirvana Engine! It features lots of devious levels, a great soundtrack, deadly enemies, dangerous traps, and much much more as another entry in the Yandex Retro Games Battle 2019 competition.

Drift! - A rather cool car game released for the ZX Spectrum


Today is going to be a great day for the ZX Spectrum especially for new games, as we've just learnt there are loads of games available to play during the Yandex Retro Games Battle. The first one that appealed to us, is ZOSYA entertainment (team) Arcade car game 'Drift!'; a seriously cool looking game whereby the aim is to drift around a set amount of laps for a high score.

Kung-Fu Bruce The Legend Continues - An unofficial sequel of Bruce Lee game based on ZX Spectrum version for Android


It's incredible to think how many times Bruce Lee has appeared on Indie Retro News, as either as a dicussion about the original classic or some new overhaul to whet your appetite. Games such as Bruce Lee Return of Fury, Bruce Lee RX and even Bruce Lee Sega Master System to name but some of the games mentioned. So why are we mentioning Bruce Lee again you might ask? Welcome to Kung-Fu Bruce The Legend Continues; an unofficial sequel of the Bruce Lee game based on the ZX Spectrum version for Android!

Tiny Little Slug - An upcoming Amiga platformer from Slamy and XplrA looks so much better!


In August of this year we gave everyone the heads up regarding an upcoming Amiga game from Slamy and XplrA called 'Tiny Little Slug'; a game that looked to feature not just lovely graphics but gameplay that everyone in the family could enjoy. Well time has moved on since then, and after another heads up from XplrA. we've been told Tiny Little Slug is not only at its final stage of testing, but thanks to player feedback the game looks, plays, and sounds better than ever.

Magic Tomb - An upcoming PC Dungeon Crawler with an old school feel


Fancy playing a dungeon crawler that doesn't look like it's come straight out of a Legend of Grimrock stock room, then take a look at Bhr's work in progress game of ' Magic Tomb '. A work in progress game that the developer says is a simple old-school grid-based dungeon crawler with a 3D first person view point, 2D sprites, and a short level that is available to try right now through the gamemaker community.

Bosconian ultimate - 1980's multi-directional scrolling shooter arrives on the Atari 5200


It's the Atari's turn for a great port, as we've just learnt that the 1980's Namco game of 'Bosconian', has recently appeared on the Atari 5200, which was previously ported over to the Atari 8bit by the same coder Shanti77. Currently available as 'Bosconian Ultimate' with all the latest patches included. This game is a multi-directional scrolling shooter arcade game with similarities to Star Control, it requires you as the space ship pilot to score as many points as possible by destroying enemy missiles and bases while also avoiding asteroids, mines and other such ship destroying objects.

Donkey Kong Jr Game and Watch - Alargames ports a classic to multiple Commodore systems!


Well this took us completely by surprise, as thanks to a heads up by our good friend Thermoptic, we've been told arlagames has not only released the port of Donkey Kong Jr Game and Watch on the C16-Plus/4, but also the VIC-20, and the Commodore PET. Although he is still currently developing the C64 version which is due soon. If you've not read our previous articles, these are ports of the Donkey Kong Jr game which was originally released in 1982.

Boss Machine - This upcoming Amiga shoot em up looks seriously cool


Shoot em ups are coming in thick and fast for the Commodore Amiga, as not only do we have Inviyya and RESHOOT PROXIMA III to look forward to at some point during 2020. But as of today we've been informed by multiple people, in regards to an upcoming Amiga game called ' Boss Machine '; a high quality shoot em up in development by Daniel Stephens‎, Kevin Saunders and Lee Smith that has been shown off in two early project teaser videos.