Retro News Round Up – December 2017

This month’s retro news round up includes the Christmas crunch, the return of a rabbit, and a monk simulator. Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ebtks Like Retro Revisited on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RetroRevisited This episode’s links: Another World on Vinyl: https://store.anotherworld.fr/uk#/cart GameShell Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/954662076/gameshell-redefine-retro-game-console Amstrad CPC Game Creation Contest entries: http://www.cpcwiki.eu/forum/news-events/cpcretrodev-2017-game-trailers-(29-games-presented)/msg151076/?topicseen#new…

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In Defence of GEMS

    On the whole, sound engines aren’t something people tend to discuss. That’s perfectly understandable really: a sound engine is just a bit of code that allows composers to talk to the sound hardware contained in a console. Even in the relatively niche world of retro gaming…

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Retro News Round Up – November 2017

In this month’s Retro News Round Up there’s some hubbub about Hubbard, Armed sells for a disarming amount, and Killer Bees for the Commodore Amiga creates some buzz. Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ebtks Like Retro Revisited on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RetroRevisited This episode’s links: Project Hubbard Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/c64audio/project-hubbard-official-rob-hubbard-kickstarter Mystery World…

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OOky-Spooky Halloween Fun: Devilish

    There are so many predictable choices for games to play over Halloween, aren’t there? Silent Hill, Resident Evil, Fatal Frame, Clock Tower. . . hang on, I appear to just be listing random “survival horror” titles here, but you get my point. Let’s look at something…

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A Speedrunner in the Making

[ Editor’s Note: This feature was commissioned as part of the RetroPitch 2017 event. ] ### Something you end up learning the hard way getting into games writing is just how little time you’ll actually have to spend with each individual game that comes your way, lest you miss out…

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Spartan Console Prototype?

  Spartan Console Prototype? So we got a Spartan Console Prototype, well sort of. We see the case, some lights, and no demo yet. We also see the team get cheeky over the gaming community criticising them. How cute. Let’s talk about this.   https://spartanconsole.com/news/goes-bump-night/ ————————————- New Intro,…

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