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The Flintstones

[youtube id=”5GZmnQ8zZf0″ width=”633″ height=”356″] The Flintstones Whether or not these were a success has already been decided by history, but I’ve decided to revisit them, mainly because I’ve not played them ...
Midnight Resistance

Midnight Resistance

[youtube id=”DHwBb4VVz-4″ width=”633″ height=”356″] Midnight Resistance Midnight Resistance is a 1 or 2 player side scrolling shoot ‘em up and platformer. You play as mercenaries thrown into battle with alien forces ...
Hunter Amiga

Hunter

[youtube id=”QA3pTA2DNhc” width=”633″ height=”356″]  Hunter So, its review a great game day. Superb. My choice, Hunter, on the Amiga 500. I couldn’t let this one slip by, as it is one of my most treasured and favourite ...
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Knights of the Sky

[youtube id=”A-cJmj-64J4″ width=”633″ height=”356″] The great thing about Knights of the Sky was that you felt completely vulnerable throughout every mission – even just a few direct hits with a machine gun could ...
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Qwak

[youtube id=”OFdQmg-g-Zs” width=”633″ height=”356″] Qwak is one for the adrenaline junkie gamers isn’t it?! There will always be some gamers who love fast-paced reaction based games…and those who don’t. That’s ...
Human Killing Machine

Human Killing Machine

[youtube id=”TG3P23K3J7M” width=”633″ height=”356″] “Worst game ever? Human Killing Machine, Capcom. Seriously, look it up. I have a copy of it on disk, given away by Amiga Power, I believe.” @GuyFawkesRetro Human ...
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Rise of the Robots

[youtube id=”Zafl_68PfOo” width=”633″ height=”356″] Rushing home we inserted the first disk and were confronted by a very impressive intro. ‘This is going to be great’ we thought. Then, after an hour or two, we ...
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Eye of the Beholder

[youtube id=”dwDQEqU-1IQ” width=”633″ height=”356″] The holy symbol or spell-book must be in the characters hand and right clicking brings up a menu from which you can select your spells. Again players of current gen ...
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Alien Breed

[youtube id=”jFqtJLZ7SsU” width=”633″ height=”356″] Alien BreedOh, the hours I used to spend playing this bloody game. Not only was Alien Breed one of the best games on the Amiga, it was also one of the hardest ...
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Yolanda

[youtube id=”zGgPddpoUh4″ width=”633″ height=”356″] Yolanda Today is review a bad game day, a day I’ve been dreading. Mainly because I’m not only bad at reviews of good games, I’m even worse at writing reviews ...
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Spellbound Dizzy

[youtube id=”3nhKM7hT0ec” width=”633″ height=”356″] Spellbound Dizzy Developed and published in 1992 by Codemasters Spellbound Dizzy is just one game in a long series of egg related shenanigans involving the Yolkfolk ...
Dune II: Battle for Arrakis

Dune II: Battle for Arrakis

[youtube id=”v-BUmM-x7eM” width=”633″ height=”356″] Dune II: Battle for Arrakis Plot: Arrakis, also known as Dune, is a planet rich in the valuable resource known as the spice melange, a rare resource that has caused ...
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Syndicate

[youtube id=”NBiHuAwyHR8″ width=”633″ height=”356″] Syndicate  I’ve always been interested in politics and, well, power. I distinctly remember aged 7 or 8 explaining to a classmate that Margaret Thatcher was ...
Alien Breed

Alien Breed

[youtube id=”N-aSztV1QLo” width=”633″ height=”356″] Alien Breed There was a period during the early 90’s when being an Amiga gamer was nearly as great as being a console gamer with regards to arcade-style games ...
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Stunt Car Racer

[youtube id=”Kn32IgQGrOQ” width=”633″ height=”356″] Stunt Car Racer Format: Amiga Genre: Racing Released: 1989 Developer: MicroStyle   Bizarrely, the inaugural post on this blog is for a racing game. Bizarre ...
Happy Monster

Happy Monster

[youtube id=”rwB3jgwZH2Q” width=”633″ height=”356″] Happy Monster Platform games as a genre have been around over thirty years now and this kind – where each stage is only one screen in size – was how the ...