Retro Gaming Advent Calendar – 21st to 25th December

Retro Gaming Advent Calendar - 21st to 25th December
  Now it’s time for the final countdown to Christmas – these final five games I have played, alot and they are all excellent and festive to boot. December 21st.┬áChristmas Nights into Dreams – Saturn Nights is a Saturn classic, infact a modern day gaming classic and a game that if you have not played ...

Retro Gaming Advent Calendar – 11th to the 20th December

Retro Gaming Advent Calendar - 11th to the 20th December
Ho-ho-ho and welcome to this second exciting instalment in my Retro Gaming Advert Calendar, this time taking you from the 11th to the 20th December. So grab your Quality Street tin and a cup of tea and get ready for some more crazy Christmas crackers. December 11th. Robocod – Amiga This game is great fun ...

Retro Gaming Advent Calendar – 1st December to 10th December

Retro Gaming Advent Calendar - 1st December to 10th December
One of the best things about Christmas is the advent calendar, a sweet delicious chocolate behind each day to have with a lovely Gingerbread Latte. But what to do when enjoying this sugary madness ? , well you need a game …. ideally a retro game ! So I am putting together the 25 days ...

Don’t rely on any third party service ever, as they will all kick you in the gutter

For the last few years I have been using a service called Parse for the backend for all my mobile apps. Shortly after starting to use them they got bought by Facebook but we were assured this would mean more investment and more features as Facebook like it so much they are going to use ...

Spectrum Next – The fanciest and most pointless emulator coming soon…… honest

The retro gaming community is all in a flutter about the Spectrum Next : http://www.specnext.com/ This is a ‘brand new’ spectrum coming out, well lets face it with delays will be lucky for Christmas 2017 – you know when I will be playing 4K Xbox and 4K PS4 games, as the Kickstarter keeps getting delayed. ...

Cripes I was rubbish

As you will see from previous posts I attempted a one day a week game programming as something of a side hobby from my real work. This whilst having great progress turned out to be something I just didn’t have the time to do as real work == real money. However I do have alot ...