The Retro Hour EP125 – Boulder Dash with Peter Liepa (misc)

The Retro Hour is your weekly dose of retro gaming and technology news, views and interviews from the UK.


We talk to Peter Liepa to get the backstory on the classic Boulder Dash!

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Blockman Gets Retro v2018.06.03 (Nintendo 3DS Game)

Blockman Gets Retro is a game by Jayenkai. Guide Blockman through the mazes without getting him stuck. Earn super bonuses by eating more, once you’ve eaten enough! You can download the game for Windows, Linux, MacOS X and Nintendo 3DS!

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Kung-Fu Ufo v2018.06.02 II (WIP) (Genesis Game)

Retro Nerve Games released some video footage of their Genesis / Mega Drive game Kung-Fu Ufo! Quality ahead!

Twitter notes:

#screenshotsaturday part 1. We wanted to show you part of one of Kung-Fu UFO’s #cutscenes. #sega #segagenesis #megadrive #pixelart #gamedev #indiegame #indiedev #retrogaming #homebrew #16bit #gameart

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Xenocider v2018.06.02 (WIP) (Dreamcast Game)

Retro Sumus are still heavily working on their Space Harrier tribute Xenocider!


Some more tests with Xara’s new hoverboard… and sidepods. #ScreenshotSaturday #Xenocider #WeAreRetro

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Mangangá v2018.06.01 (WIP) (Genesis Game)

More Mangangá news: Now different enemies and graphics for standing, walking and flying! Seems this Mega Drive / Sega Genesis game progresses well!


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Deflektor SNES v2018.06.01 (WIP) (SNES Game)

alekmaul is all about to get Deflektor to the Super Nintendo Entertainment System / SNES / Super Famicom. Who remebers this game from the Atari ST?

Deflektor SNES

Further notes:

Here is a preview of Deflektor for SNES. Based on code gave by Foxy (thanks to him ;)), and adapt by me to SNES. All from Atari ST original version is in the game, you will also have the Spectrum intro with all levels scrolling effect and a fast gameplay to try to solve this puzzle game. One big thing on this game, you will be able topost your High Score with your mobile phone 😀 !

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Road Storm v1.0 (PICO-8 Game)

Road Storm is a PICO-8 game by arashi256. Road Storm is an arcade racer / shooter similar to RoadBlasters.

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Repo Runner v1.0.1 (PICO-8 Game)

Repo Runner is a PICO-8 game by tarngerine. In Repo Runner, you’re… the repo-person! The one who tows cars that people haven’t paid up for. You work for Repo Co., and each day you must extract the target vehicle before the debtee drives it away.

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HI Robot v2017.06.08 (PICO-8 Game)

HI, Robot is a programming puzzle game for PICO-8 by codekitchen. Wire up your robot pals using sensors and logic gates to solve the puzzles and maybe even reunite with an old friend.

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Thunder Bella the Cloud Chaser v2018.06.06 (PICO-8 Game)

Thunder Bella the Cloud Chaser is a PICO-8 game by EvilPaper. Bella is trapped in a vicious storm. She needs to fight to survive. Can you beat the evil Thundercloud and save Bella? Use fireworks and handy power-ups to win the battle!

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