Space Invaders Amiga - Another beta update of this homebrew version of Space Invaders

We've seen lots of Space Invader variants over the years from Sprite Invaders on the C64, to our personal favourite from Pink/Abyss 'Tiny Invaders'. Well another Amiga homebrew version of Space Invaders has just got an update, and that's Havie's Blitz Basic developed game of ' Space Invaders Amiga'; An Arcade like release which aims to be as close as possible to the 1978 with nostalgic sound effects, a classic background by DamienD and all out wave blasting fun.

Crazy Columns - A Columns game makes its way on to your Amiga 500

Oh joy of joys, if you loved the 1984 game of Tetris or the 1989 game of Columns , you'll be pleased to know a brand new puzzle demo inspired by those games has been released for the Commodore Amiga 500 and above. This game named as 'Crazy Columns' is a puzzle game developed by Jochen Hoffer and team, and comes with all the features you would expect of a cool looking Column inspired game for your Amiga.

Vermitron - Twin-Stick shooter with classic inspirations available now on Steam

If you're looking for a new indie game for your PC(Windows), with retro inspirations then we might have found just the game for you, as if you head on over to FobTi interactive's Steam page you'll be able to play their latest game of 'Vermitron'; a Retro styled Arcade Twin-Stick shooter with Tower Defense elements inspired by the classic titles like Robotron, Smash-Tv, Gauntlet or PSSST from the ZX-Spectrum.

Minkey - A high quality Amiga platformer possible release this year via Alpha One

Great news if you're looking for another high quality platformer for your Amiga this year, as we've recently been informed via Per Ola, that during this awful Covid outbreak, Alpha One has been working on a charming Amiga platformer called 'Minkey'; A game in which you play as a little mouse collecting objects, jumping on enemies, and avoiding dangerous traps spread throughout 11+ levels.

Turbo Sprint - An Arcade quality port of "Super Sprint" is coming to your Amiga

Way back in 1986 I used to be down at the Arcades playing the brilliant game Super Sprint by Atari Games, a game which had multiple system ports and featured 4 player racing which pushed you to frustration as you tried to come first place against the AI in every race! It featured multiple track types and cool sounds which made it a whole ton of fun and addictive as hell. It is that game which is being mentioned today, because at some point this year we will have the pleasure of playing the Arcade like version of 'Super Sprint' on the Amiga by mcgeezer.

Somewhere in Hell - Isometric speccy game from Packobilly

Another day and another ZX Spectrum game, as we've recently been informed via Saberman, that if you head on over to Packobilly's website you can download the latest version of his new ZX Spectrum game 'Somewhere in Hell'; An Isometric arcade game in which you must collect multiple items in a scene, to enter hell to kill all the demons to traverse to the next stage.

Monstro Giganto - A glorious PETSCII C64 game is coming soon via RGCD

If you read our previous article, you would've known that Antonio Savona and team were working on a brand new PETSCII C64 game called Monstro Giganto; a homebrew that's very similar in artistic design to another game we have featured called Digiloi. Well fast forward to this weekend, and not only has a new gif been posted via Facebook, but they've also mentioned the AI is complete and that it will be shipped soon through RGCD.

Top 11 Amstrad CPC Games of 2020


The year 2020 was a bit of a rubbish time for most people of the world... but there was some bright lights that were shone. Coders for the Amstrad CPC got hard at work and produced some of the finest games seen in many years. The amount of quality in particular was a step ahead of previous years, so making this Top 11 was trickier than ever before to wheedle down to the best 11.