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Roland In Time: The first game I never played

Roland In Time is a blatant Doctor Who ripoff, but I strongly suspect that it might also have a rather unique claim to fame.

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Retro recollections: Saboteur

The other game that came along with Fairlight? That would be Durell Software’s Saboteur, a game I almost certainly purchased on the strength of its cover art.

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Retro recollections: Fairlight

There are some games that are all about the warm nostalgic glow, like Fairlight.

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Retro Video: Revisiting the Amstrad PCW 8256

What happens when you find a classic computer in a family member’s loft? If you’re me, you haul it downstairs, dust it off and plug it in to see what happens.

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Rampaging Roland

Today’s vintage tech deals with a computer system I grew up with, the Amstrad CPC family of machines. It’s always unusual doing the research for…

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