Interview with Joyfess

By Peter Ward The Game Joyfess: Martin’s Secret Recipe is a revival of the point-and-click adventure genre of the 1990s, featuring basic, casual controls and story-driven gameplay with a lot of character dialogues, which act as a medium for humor, depth and emotion. Our game is casual light-hearted but still involves a great deal of logical puzzles and a well-knit story with various surprises targeted at young and old audiences alike. The Team Desert Wagon was started by 3 brothers who grew up playing DOS games in the mid 80s…

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Play Expo Margate 2020

By Peter Ward The team Myself the Editor, Bradley Wade my Photographer and my son David Ward the Retro gamer attended 22nd February. It was a very windy day but the did not stop retro fans coming in their hoards. When we arrived, there was huge cue running along the seafront. Luckily being press we got in early. You will notice in the photos there was not many people, but this was as we got in first later you could not move for the huge number of retro fans. There…

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Interview with Shinu Real Arts by Peter Ward

Overview Story Protect space against the last wave of an enemy that used to be mankind’s ally: a mysterious intelligent artificial life form. Take control of enhanced trainee pilot Aya, or the mysterious veteran pilot Zarak and fight your way through waves of enemies in order to save mankind and to learn more about yourself and also about your enemy. Visual Style Wings Of Bluestar is a horizontal hand painted and frame by frame animated HD game, no photobashing, 3D nor pre-rendered assets are used. Gameplay Wings Of Bluestar is…

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The Mystery of Woolley Mountain interview

Devs: Lightfoot Bros. / Huey Games Publisher: Huey Games Ltd Based In: London / Manchester, UK Platforms: Steam, Console, Mobile Release Date: 2018 Websites: www.hueygames.com www.woolleymountain.com  https://store.steampowered.com/app/521560/The_Mystery_Of_Woolley_Mountain/ RGM at Geek 2017 – RETRO GAMESMASTER About The Collectors USB Cassette series from Huey Games features the finest selection of retro-style games, delivered on a unique, nostalgia-inducing physical format. Badged as release 003 in the series, the Collectors USB Cassette of The Mystery of Woolley Mountain is an exclusive physical edition of this classic game for Windows and Mac (DRM-free), designed to slot seamlessly into your retro…

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RJ Mical

Interview by Peter Ward Please introduce yourself in a few words. Ahoy hoy!  RJ Mical here.  I first fell in love with computers and computer games as a child when I played with an oscilloscope version of Pong I saw at a science museum.  As a young teen I met the Intellivision game system and missed dinner that night because I couldn’t tear myself away, and when I got home I found a sheet of graph paper and designed my first video game characters.  I knew from the beginning that…

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Solar Wind

Interview with Dave Hawkins by Peter Ward Click Here to Purchase game JimJams games are a small, indie development team with a love for the retro games of the ’80’s and 90’s. We only develop games that embrace that era, aiming to provide true classicly styled gaming, with a massive retro feel, maybe with a slight hint of what these games would have been with a little more processing power. We don’t aim to develop AAA games, but simply to bring our passion for a time gone by to those…

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Interview with Benjamin Schönburg by Peter Ward

Overview Lazybensch is a solo game dev who quit his job to fulfil his dream of becoming an indie and create games similar to those which enriched his childhood. His current work-in-progress project is reminiscent of games like the zelda or the metroid series and tries to pay tribute to the 16-bit era but not without breaking the rules every now and then to visually set itself apart from the retro classics.  What is your first gaming experience? My dad was a bit of a techie so I had an…

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Kumo

Interview with Benjamin Jason Gregg by Peter Ward CLICK HERE TO SUPPORT KICKSTARTER DESCRIPTION Kumo is a beautiful atmospheric story about A young boy looking for a second chance at life, Solo developed over currently 18 months. Play as a Kumo a young boy trapped in a world of limbo forced to solve puzzles, discover secrets and keep his will and determination searching for his parents and finding his way back home. HISTORY Benjamin Gregg, A professional freelance environment and stylized artist from multiple independent studios, Sets out to create a…

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RETRO @ MCM Comic Con London 2019

Retrogamesmaster attended this years event at the Excel in London. It was a fun day out attended by me and my son and it is nice to see all the amazing outfits and stores but what I liked the most was the retro consoles and arcade machines at the event.

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Win a copy of Wooley Mountain on Nintendo Switch

We have 2 copies to give away one on the Switch and one on Steam for PC or MAC You need to go to @retrogamesmaste twitter and reply to the pinned tweet with a message with next number available and retweet the pinned post after. When we hit 500 RT numbers will be entered and chosen at random. Purchase a copy here Check out the interview here ABOUT THIS GAME Funded on Kickstarter with backers including legend of the genre Ron Gilbert, The Mystery of Woolley Mountain is an otherworldly…

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