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Street Fighter

Welcome aboard the Crapsville Express. Last time, Hard Drivin’ was served up as a turd for Review A Bad Game Day – this year the gong goes to another coin-op conversion.Game: Street Fighter Genre: Fighting Format: C64 Year: 1988 Publisher: GO! Developer: Tiertex Street ...
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Haunted Hill

Haunted Hill With all the hubub about DRM and digital distribution of games, it’s real easy to forget that some platforms have been using the concept for DECADES.  One such platform was the Commodore 64, a system very near and dear to my heart.  ...
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LeMans

Format: Commodore 64 (C64) Media: Cartridge Year: 1982 Developer: HAL Labratory, Inc. Publisher: Commodore Game Mode: Single Player LeMans Gentlemen, start your engines! How apt that I pull out the LeMans C64 cartridge on this day, the start of ...
Pitstop II

Pitstop II

Pitstop II (1984) By: Epyx Genre: Driving Players: 1-2 Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Commodore 64  Also Available For: PC, Amstrad CPC, Atari 800, Apple II, TRS-80 Download For: Wii Virtual Console Pitstop II One of my many objectives ...
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Paradroid

Paradroid (1985) By: Andrew Braybrook / Hewson Consultants Genre: Shooting / Puzzle Players: 1 Difficulty: Medium-Hard Featured Version: Commodore 64 First Day Score: 1,275 Also Available For: Atari ST, Amiga, Archimedes Download For: Wii ...
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Hard Driving

Hard Driving With a plethora of terrible games out there, I thought the decision would be quite easy. Little did I realise, I found myself struggling to come up with one bad game that truly grated my retro gaming nerves. I could write about how terrible ...
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Lode Runner

Way back in time, when I was gaming the night away on my Apple II clone (a Circle II), all things Zork ruled my gaming existence.  But when I needed a respite from adventuring in the Great Underground Empire, Lode Runner was the game that took its ...
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Rick Dangerous & Rick Dangerous 2

“No time for love, Dr. Jones…” Well, in here there’s always plenty time for passionate and long lasting love, classic video game love that is! Rick Dangerous – Amiga title screen Rick Dangerous II – Amiga title screen Anyway, ...
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Exile

  Exile title   Exile is probably the best game most people have never heard of. It was first released on the Acorn Electron and BBC Micro in 1988. The game was designed and programmed by Peter Irvin and Jeremy Smith (the author of Thrust, another ...
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Aztec Challenge (c64) review

Aztec Challenge Box Aztec Challenge (c64) review by Honorabili One Sentence Review: “Apocalypto, the game”     Overall Score: 8 out of 10   Overview: You take the role as an Aztec going through the worst trials possible (everything ...
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Lazy Jones

Lazy Jones box cover Lazy Jones (c64) review by Honorabili One Sentence Review: “One of the trippiest games from the c64.” Overall Score: 8 out of 10 Overview: Lazy Jones is a classic c64 game that’s one of a kind. You are stuck in this ...