Category Archives: Retro Computing - Page 2

PunyInform

I decided to join another game dev jam. This time it is the PunyInform Jam. PunyInform is a way to make text-only adventure games for anything from 8bit to 16bit to modern machines.

Pipes for VZ200 & VZ300

During the last two weeks there’s been a Retro Game Jam on itch.ioThe aim was to make a game for a retro platform. No limits or themes.So I decided to write a VZ200 game using the Multi-Platform Arcade Game Designer …

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VZ Front End

Now that Guy has released a new version of VZEm emulator for VZ200 and VZ300 computers with a commandline switch to Auto-launch a game, I figured it’d be cool to have a launcher application which shows screenshots of VZ games …

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Cassette 50 competition

There’s a Cassette 50 charity competition for the Commodore 64 computer at the moment. Games are based on the original ‘cassette 50’ idea where you got 50 games but they were very small and not very good quality. They went …

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Amiga 500 stuff

A couple of months ago a friend of mine gave me his two Amiga 500 computers which he wasn’t using. That was a real treat for me as I’ve never had an Amiga of my own. I was deciding between …

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