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Formula 1

This was the first in the series of Formula 1 games for sony and in my mind the best.
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Kung Fu Master

Based on the 1984 Jackie Chan film Wheels on Meals (no, I havn’t seen it either) Kung Fu Master is considered by many to be the world’s first side-scrolling beat-em-up video game…

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Starflight

Starflight. I could tell it would be epic just from its name. This was really the first game I bought for the Mega Drive that made me realize how powerful it could be. It might’ve been because it was so nonlinear, but it was probably the huge amount of customization.
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Crash Team Racing

As I went down the road of Spectrum – Master System – Mega Drive – PlayStation in my fledgling gaming career, I never got to sample the delights of Super Mario Kart very much…

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Bumpy

The Spectrum wasn’t exactly renowned for puzzle games…

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Popils

Not to go all hipster on you, but you've probably never heard of Popils…

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Schizoids

When Imagine were good they were very, very good… but when they were bad they were awful…

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Circus Atari

Breakout has received many a clone and many an update which can range from the incredibly dull 'Thru the Wall' on the ZX Spectrum Horizons user tape…

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Don Doko Don

What is it about princesses and getting kidnapped by dragons?  What is the dragon going to do with them once they get them anyway?  Actually I don’t want to think about that, I’d rather get on with the job of rescuing her, as usual…

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Crossbow

There’s nothing, as a young boy, quite like having a solid weapon in your hand…

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FUTURE CLASSIC

P.N.03

The Capcom exclusive that’s the stranger’s shoot-’em-up you’ve ever played
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Prince of Persia

I have to be honest Prince of Persia is not one of my favorite Amstrad games or on any system for that matter it has to be said.it is one of the best games to show off just what the Amstrad CPC could do in the right hands.
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Sonic's Schoolhouse

What is this I don't even

I don't remember ever getting this game, but it's not hard to imagine why I have it…

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Bionic Ninja

What could go wrong with a robot ninja? Here is a fun platformer / action game with the addition of being able to use a choice of weapons to dispatch your foes – shurikens, sais and your trusty fists that even Chuck Norris would be proud of – all available at the press of a key…

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Batty

Quite an obvious Breakout or Arkanoid copy down to the usual powerups – even down to very similar graphics…

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Crusoe

Christmas 1986 and amongst my presents I find the Automata 10 pack volume 1, stuffed full of, frankly, rubbish games…

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B-17 Flying Fortress

B-17 Flying Fortress or B-17 Flying Fortress World War II Bombers in Action is a flight simulation/role-playing video game released in 1992…

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Captive

A first person RPG for the Amiga and Atari ST ( I played the Amiga version for years)…

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Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistrals

Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistrals, known as Estpolis Denki II, officially translated Biography of Estpolis II in Japan, and as simply Lufia in Europe and Australia, is an RPG game with puzzle elements developed by Neverland
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Treasure Island

Treasure Island was a computer game made in the mid-1980s, based on the book by Robert Louis Stevenson…

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Championship Manager 93

This game improved on the original in many ways – by far the most significant change was the use of real player names for the first time…

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3D3D

It's like 3D Monster Maze, but in proper 3D! That's to say, it's a maze inside a cube and you have to find your way out…

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Krazy Kong

When I started at secondary school, my best friend (and, naturally, arch nemesis) had all the game and watches…

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Neuromancer

Adventure games have always been more like playable novels, so what better source material for an adventure game than William Gibson’s 1984 Neuromancer, the novel that virtually (pun intended) birthed the Cyberpunk genre and subculture…
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3D Stock Car Championship

Multiplayer gaming is part and parcel of most modern games, particularly with the online experience enabling you to hook up with an unending amount of people across the world…

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Argos no juujiken (Rygar)

This version of Rygar was only ever released in Japan unfortunately, as I was a Master System owner at the time and I would have loved this…

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