RETRO GAMES

Chrono Trigger

Thought of by some retro game fans as the best game ever – and this was never officially released outside of Japan and the US…

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Wasteland

A really great RPG that anticipated a bit the great RPG classic FALLOUT (1997) and its gameplay since the story is also set in a kind of post-apocalyptic world – in 1998!

The game is about exploring the devastated land and its beautifully designed cities with a little group called Desert Rangers and thus uncovering a bone-chilling plot…

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Hired Guns

  Every Retro Gamer should have a game in the bowels of their Nostalgia Cabinet that exudes a sense of danger, raising the hairs on the back of your neck and bringing goose bumps out on your arms…

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Master of Magic

  Master of Magic, was the first RPG I ever played on the C64 and whilst it isn’t as hardcore an example of the genre like such titles as Wizard’s Crown and Abandoned Places, it is certainly rock hard and it contains all of the elements and traits of the usual dungeon delve…

  From the man that brought us BMX Simulator, comes an extremely rich text and graphical adventure that is as challenging as it is engrossing…

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Final Fantasy VII

The first game in the series that appeared on Sony's then-new PlayStation instead of a Nintendo console and which came on a whopping four CD-ROMs…

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Starflight

I'd like to introduce you to possibly one of the greatest titles released for home computers…

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Pokémon Red & Blue

Back in 1995, C&VG printed a short article in its news section about an unusual game that was rescuing the stalwart Nintendo Gameboy from bargain bins across Japan (I had it clipped out, but I can't seem to find it)…

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RETRO GAMES

Ultima VI: The False Prophet

Another RPG masterpiece in the long running ULTIMA series from Richard Garriott and the first which was developed first for the PC and then later converted for Amiga, Atari ST, C64 and even the SNES…

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Eye Of The Beholder

As a rule I’m not a great fan of RPGs, but there are always exceptions and Eye of the Beholder is one of them…

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