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You don’t get the show #24: Video games are offensive

No we’re not going SJW on you, but we do have a couple of games that do enter that realm of offensive. We look at Custards Revenge, Bonetown and Ethnic Cleansing. Oh and we have a game where you can decide whether to save Trump or not and sex girls ...

The Obsolete Gamer Show: Steve London (Halcyon 6)

We talk a look at Halcyon 6 the game inspired by classics such as Star Control, Master of Orion, X-COM, Civilization and new classics like FTL and talk to its composer Steve London who loves classic Commodore 64 and Amiga games, cool pizza toppings and ...
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World 1-1 Review

World 1-1 Review World 1-1 is an amazing video game history documentary movie created by the team made up of Jeanette Garcia and Daryl Rodriguez, two awesome, young but thorough movie makers from Miami. Although World 1-1 automatically might make you ...

Commodore 64: A Visual Compendium Kickstarter

Commodore 64: A Visual Compendium Kickstarter The “Commodore 64: a visual Compendium” is a Kickstarter for a high-end, coffee table book that celebrates the visual beauty of the worst best-selling computer the Commodore 64.  This will be ...
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Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom

Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom (1982) By: Sega Genre: Shooting Players: 1 Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Arcade First Day Score: 23,297 (one credit) Also Available For: Master System, SG-1000, PC, MSX, Commodore 64, Commodore VIC-20, ZX ...
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Little Computer People

It might have inspired The Sims and that happily forgotten Tamagotchi craze, but David Crane’s Little Computer People was far from a commercial success back in 1985. Surely the atrocious cover art couldn’t have helped much…The ...
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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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Five Video Games To Play In Summer

When the temperature soars outside, there is only one thing to do – turn on the air-conditioner and grab a video game that will keep you cool and simulate that summer experience. Wave Race 64 [N64]Grab your jet-ski and hit the waves. This early N64 ...
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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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Gauntlet

Gauntlet (1985) By: Atari Genre: Maze / Run ‘n’ Gun Players: 1-4 Difficulty: Easy-Medium Featured Version: Arcade First Day Score: 20,332 (starting with 2000 health) Also Available For: Master System, MegaDrive, NES, Lynx, PC, ...
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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 ...
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Test Drive

Test Drive (1987) By: Accolade Genre: Driving Players: 1 Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Atari ST First Day Score: 7,460 Also Available For: Amiga, PC, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Apple II There are a few games you could credit with the ...
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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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Renegade

Renegade (1986) By: Technos / Taito Genre: Fighting Players: 1 Difficulty: Hard Featured Version: Arcade First Day Score: 29,800 Also Available For: Master System, NES, PC, Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Apple IIPoor ...
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Alien Syndrome

Alien Syndrome (1987) By: Sega Genre: Run ‘n’ Gun Players: 1-2 Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Arcade First Day Score: 96,400 Also Available For: Master System, Game Gear, Sharp X68000, NES, PC, Amiga, Atari ST, MSX, Commodore ...