Why return to Monkey Island’s announcement is a big deal

Monkey Island is a famous series of adventure games and was first released in 1990 on several computer platforms. The…

Alien 3: Great atmospheric platform blast of the early 90s

If you’ve seen the film you’ll probably have sussed that the game’s plot differs somewhat. Unlike…

Alien Breed II: Great classic from 1993, with dozens of extremely challenging levels

The original Team 17 blaster featured two marines called Johnson and Stone who ventured forth into…

Holiday Lemmings: full of psychotic snowmen and icy precipices

They’re small, they’re cute and this time they’re dressed up as miniature Father Christmases, complete with…

Lure of the Temptress: A classic Amiga adventure game

The plot to Lure of the Temptress is predictable fair-tale stuff, but it has a liberal dose of…

Rocket Ranger: Lots of variety in gameplay and brilliant atmosphere

The story so far… It’s 1941 and Adolf Hitler is pushing the boundaries of his Third…

The Patrician: Dominate 14th century Europe

The Patrician is set in said period and you play the part of a struggling merchant. It…

Crazy Cars: Race through 6 US tourist attractions in this ’80s racer

You do not actually race, instead the aim is to go through six American tourist attractions…

Arkanoid: Revitalized the Atari block-breaker genre

Arkanoid is a 1986 block breaker arcade game developed and published by Taito. Created by Taito designers Akira Fujita and…

Shadow of the Beast: Very addictive Amiga classic of the ’80s

It’s not the most pleasant experience in the world to be kidnapped by a bunch of…

Zool: Legendary video game mascot of the ’90s

Zool is going to go down in history as one of the greatest of all time.…

Myst: One of the best-selling Amiga & PC games of all time

The arrival of Myst on the Amiga, even when you ignore the time that’s elapsed since…

Sim City 2000: The power of running your own 20th century city

Sim City 2000 Released in 1993 was devastatingly impressive for its time. When you start out raw…

The Spy Who Loved Me: 90s game cocktail – shaken but not stirred

Pandemania breaks out when both an American and a Soviet submarine disappear. Who can be behind…

Toki: Undeniably excellent, arcade game of the 80s

The plot of the game begins with a young couple, living happily among the leaves and…

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