Showing off the ZX Spectrum to the Japanese Prime Minister

  Check out the footage below where the then UK…

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Brand new ‘Mini NES’ announced by Nintendo

  Clever, clever Nintendo. The company does tend to get…

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The re-created ZX Spectrum – a story that keeps on giving…

  It’s the story that just keeps on giving. I…

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You think you know Star Wars – AT-AT or A.T.A.T. ??

  We have all grown up on Star Wars –…

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Retro gamer loses fiance….

  Respect to this guy – he converted his bedroom…

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Amiga Kickstarter Update

  With 8 days to go, we are approaching the…

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Shallow Water: A practical effects film – Kickstarter

Once upon a time, before Hollywood ruined the horror and…

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SPECTRUMGEM : Saboteur

  Between 1983 and 1987, Durell Software produced a handful…

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Bad Influence on the ZX Spectrum

  The gutter press is a truly unique British institution…

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Virtua Tennis – now 15 Years on!

  The video game masterpiece that just played so fantastically…

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10 PRINT “SPECCY RULES”

  Beloved Spec-chums, we are gathered here in the presence…

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AMIGAGEMS : Lemmings

  This is where my gaming age kicks in. DMA…

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Launch of the Amiga book Kickstarter with event Q/A pics

  What a day! I’ve been at The Centre for…

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The Mastertronic Archives – Kickstarter, last hours

  What with my new Kickstarter for the Amiga book…

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SPECTRUMGEM : The Hobbit

  Text adventures, despite their rich and significant role in…

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Top 10 Megadrive Games

  10 Wonder Boy in Monster World An epic, engrossing…

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The Wizard's Tower

Zork the Great and Powerful

  Welcome to The Wizard’s Tower, a regular Retro Now…

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SPECTRUMGEM : Heartland

  No-one had posed the question “what happens if you…

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Amiga in Pixels Kickstarter video

  With just over a week to go before the…

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Memorable Moments #1 : The Sinclair ZX81 Wobble

  Now the ZX81 was a class machine that I…

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