Top Ten – Spooky Retro Games to Play on Halloween!

Our resident artist/writer/beer maker (oh you’d better believe it) Chris McAuley is back with another fab article. I prayed to the retrogaming gods for something Halloween-related and Chris heard my prayers! Let us know what you think of his top ten games to play this All Hallows’ Eve…   The nights have gotten darker and … Read more

Kevin Edwards (Software Creations/Traveller’s Tales) – Interview

He made his name at Software Creations with the excellent Plok on SNES and went on to create many 8-bit and 16-bit games based on Marvel franchises like Spider-Man and X-Men. LEGO (including the first two Star Wars) and SNES games like Ken Griffey Jr’s Major League Baseball have all benefitted from his expertise and … Read more

Please don’t be cruel to Zool – He was my first love!

Yes, we take the mickey out of Adrian a bit (OK, a lot) for preferring Zool to other platformer mascots and it appears we’ve finally broken him. Here is Adrian’s rebuttal, a tribute to the ninja ant (sorry, alien) along with this lovely Zool picture done specially for this article by our Chris which we’ll … Read more

Xeno Crisis – Indie Feature

Xeno Crisis has been tantalising taste buds since the (successful) Kickstarter was launched. As everyone knows, we’re big fans of the Mega Drive (and Atari Jaguar) homebrew scenes and Xeno Crisis looks to be spawning a Dreamcast and a Neo Geo version in addition to a MD/Genesis version. All very exciting, and with the launch … Read more