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The 30 best arcade conversions on Amstrad CPC by Edward on Youtube

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Edward is a french youtubber whose speciality is the history of video games. His last video is about the 30 best arcade conversions on Amstrad CPC.

Well, as some games are not that good, the best 30 arcade conversions are not the 30 best games...

The 30 arcade conversions are from the bottom to the best : Final Fight, Altered Beast, Street Fighter, Outrun, le Retour du Jedi, Gemini Wing, Ghots'n'Goblins, S.T.U.N. Runner, Cabal, Gunsmoke, R-Type (no mention of the Easter Egg R-Type), Super Hang-On, Paper Boy, Double Dragon, Ghouls'n Ghosts, Chase H.Q., Bubble Bobble (without talking of BB4CPC), Xybots, Gauntlet, Operation Wolf, Commando, Arkanoid, Kung Fu Master, Prohibition (Empire City on arcade), Space Harrier, After Burner, Smash T.V., Shinobi, Ikari Warriors and Renegade.



Top 11 of Amstrad CPC games in 2016 by Novabug on Youtube

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Novabug presents his personal top 11 of Amstrad CPC games created in 2016 in a video on Youtube, over more than 75 games created this year.

So, his personal top is the following :

  • Outlaws
  • Dragon Attack
  • Out of this world
  • Defense
  • Coolbox
  • Imperial Mahjong
  • Jewel Warehouse
  • Hair Boy
  • Nibiru (using 8BP)
  • Magica
  • Chibi Akumas (Episode 1 : Invasion!)

Personnaly the best game for 2016 is Magica, but they are other very good games too for sure.

You can also see his Top 11 of Amstrad CPC games in 2015.





Two new tables for Pinball Dreams by Batman Group for Amstrad CPC

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After the release of Pinball Dreams preview, here is something to make you thirsty for more : two new tables.




Power Drift on Amstrad CPC part 2, longplay by Xyphoe

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After the part 1 of Power Drift on Amstrad CPC by Xyphoe, here is the part 2 of Power Drift.

Power Drift is a car race game by Sega, edited on Amstrad CPC by Activision in 1989.



Prince of the Yolkfolk 2011 and Dizzy X - Journey to Russia by VK007, 2 remakes using DizzyAGE

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VK007 has written lately 2 Dizzy games with the DizzyAGE engine for windows :


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Video of the Amstrad CPC game La Aventure Original (Aventuras AD) by Retro Danuart

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A video of the game Amstrad CPC La Aventura original (Aventuras AD in 1988) on Youtube by Retro Danuart.

It's a spanish text adventure game, an adaptation of the firt text adventure game on a computer in 1975 : Colossal Cave Adventure by William Crowther. The original game was ridden with enigmas and was considered as a difficult game. Dont get lost in a maze !


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Tapes for CPCRetroDev 2016 productions were received, soon written

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ByteRealms just wrote that they received the tapes to write the CPCRetroDev 2016 productions. Now we have to wait for them to be written and sold.



A youtube video by Edward of the Amstrad CPC game Billy la banlieue (Loriciels)

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A french for talking about a french game : Billy la banlieue (Loriciels 1986) by Edward. The presentation of the game starts at 1m45.




El Tesoro Perdido de Cuauhtemoc, a platform game by 4Mhz, not just pictures this time

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4Mhz posted a video of El Tesoro Perdido de Cuauhtemoc on Twitter (the lost treasure of Cuauhtemoc), their latest work in progress Amstrad CPC game (platform).

You will see the starting screen with credits and music, and then the first seconds of the game, it's nice !



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