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Puyo Puyo

Here it is, the very beginning of a decades-long puzzle dynasty…
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Azzurro 8-Bit Jam

The latest MSX/ZX release from Spanish coders Relevo Videogames has already received it’s fair share of press coverage.
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Gun Fright

This one of my fave games, you get to be the sheriff of a town in the wild west, & are tasked with sorting out the outlaws…

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Sorcery

This was one of my first games on the MSX, I couldn't believe how difficult it was at first…

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Penguin Adventure

First of all I have to say I usually wouldn’t upload a title screen graphic to represent the game I’m reviewing, but this game has the single most sorrowful title screen I have ever seen, showing the game’s protagonist Pentarou gazing out across the ocean, contemplating the task ahead of him…

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Hyper Rally

I mentioned in my review of Sky Jaguar that the MSX hardware is somewhat lacking when it comes to scrolling…

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Sky Jaguar

Sky Jaguar is a conversion of a little-known Konami arcade game whose only home port was to the MSX…

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Space Manbow

Retrogamer Magazine (heard of it?) went so far as to say in their MSX Retroinspection feature that Space Manbow was not only the best shooter for the MSX, but one of the best shooters period…

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Army Moves

I remember when I first bought Army Moves for my MSX: I think I spent more time disassembling the code to write my own cheats and locate the access number for the later levels of the game than I actually did playing it…

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Green Beret

First released on arcade machines, Green Beret was swiftly ported to numerous different platforms including the MSX…

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