Gabriele Amore has just released his own little game for the ZX Spectrum, and to be honest, it's pretty enjoyable. This is an action shooter where you are to defend the planet from the evil Aliens; with a powerful tank at your disposal exploring the desert you must take out the oncoming foe. The graphics are perfectly adequate, with fun game play and lots of bleeps and blop sound effects which is typical of the ZX.
Developed by Spiky, Dungeon Heroes is the latest dungeon crawling game that can be played for free. Recently updated and enjoyed by many, Dungeon Heroes features a good choice of characters to choose from, turn based combat, spell creation, equipment enhancement, various quests, hidden secrets and big boss fights. For anyone that liked games such as Eye of the Beholder, with it's tight cramped corridors, nasty baddies and turn based movement, then Dungeon Heroes is just the game for you.
If like me you are currently bed bound while being rather unwell, it might be worth your time checking out the latest adventure release of "A Date in the Park" from the creator of Mudlarks. In this latest release you star as Lou, who, while on a date as come to find that the atmosphere is a little off and will soon come to realise this is no average date.
An update to our previous article of the revamped classic Rocket Ranger as "Rocket Ranger Reloaded", the developers Cinemaware have just announced a playable demo trailer for a Kickstarter tease. This is an action adventure game originally developed by Cinemaware in 1988 for a multitude of systems is set to be graphically overhauled through a Kickstarter campaign. Once again developed by the same company Cinemaware, "Rocket Ranger Reloaded" will return to the 1930's-40's with that authentic B-Movie Hollywood style and will feature a number of enhancements such as all in high-definition stylized graphics with a new orchestral soundtrack and much more.
Pablo Barron of White Hole Studios presents their first game "I hate skool" an updated version of a spectrum 48K and C64 classic, Skool Daze. Of course, as you can see, the graphic style has been kept faithful to the original Speccy version as a celebration of the original's 30th anniversary, but has been programmed from scratch as a complete remake.
The day has finally come as Ur-Quan Masters (Star Control 2) has now been released as a beta in glorious HD detail. Regarded as one of the greatest PC space games ever made as you explore systems, communicate with strange alien lifeforms and fight in weirdly enjoyable space combat, you can now play it in amazing high resolution!
We get so many retro inspired platformers going through a Kickstarter campaign it's hard to keep up. But Buck & Miles developed by quackgyver really caught our attention. According to the developers, the game follows Buck the Trucker and Miles the Pilot as they run, jump, bop and bounce their way through a mysterious and magical desert, spanning over ten different worlds and biomes.
I love a good adventure and who doesn't? So when Studio Spektar, a Croatian company contacted us about their latest adventure game "Viktor" we just had to take a look. Currently going through a Kickstarter campaign with a demo provided, Viktor is a steampunk adventure where you star as a wild boar on a quest to become the Emporer of Austria-Hungary.