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Solution of Turlogh le rodeur by Blood

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Blood of Arkalys Project web site (french blog about french computers RPG) is showing the solution of Turlogh le Rodeur on Youtube.





Demo of the Remake of Ghost'n Goblins for Amstrad CPC 6128+ will be showed at Alchimie 13

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The remake of Ghost'n Goblins for Amstrad CPC 6128+ by Golem13, Winner and Ixien will be showed at the Alchimie 13, the first three levels are playable.

As a reminder :

  • 512 KB cartridge for Amstrad 6128 PLUS (or 464+ or GX4000 with additional 64 KB)
  • Hard sprites and soft sprites at the same time
  • Smooth multidirectional scrolling (pixel precision)
  • Stable display at 25 frames per second
  • Original level design fully respected, all included
  • Different levels of difficulty that increase during the game
  • And much more...




The Carnival Masks is an adventure text by Stéphane F.

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The Carnival Masks is an adventure text by Stéphane F. initially in french and basic between 1991 et 1995. It wasnt finished at thtis time. Today he used the r WinApe emulator to finish it, correcting bugs and add the english translation to the original french version.



Xalk by Anthony HENRIQUES in 1991, 2017 and 2019

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Xalk is a match 3type game written by Anthony HENRIQUES in 1991 and published in the issue 33 of the Amstrad 100% newspaper in January 1991, following the release of the game Klax.

In 2017 Anthony HENRIQUES rewrote parts of the game : diagonal matches and combos, bug crushing. The speed at the start of the game is more or less random and the game can be paused with the Space key.

In 2019 Tom et Jerry, Kukulcan for the programmation and Ixien for the music also did enhance the game once more.

To see Xalk in the video, go to 7 minutes and 34 seconds.

This information comes from Homebrew.AT where you will be able to also download a cover for the game. All downloads are coming from CPC-Power.




Eight feet under by Stefan Vogt available, following Hibernated (adventure game)

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After Hibernated, Stefan Vogt wrote Eight feet under which reveals some unknown events of the first game. It was first available for buyers of Hibernated, and is now available for all on C64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS and also a new MSX version.

And of course, Hibernated 2 is WIP.





Cheman, the next Amstrad CPC game by the Mojon Twins

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Cheman is the next Amstrad CPC game by the Mojon Twins. It's a mix of platform and adventure.

It will be available as a tape physical edition at the RetroZaragoza 2019 which will take place the 28th October at the Delicias Civic Center in the Zaragoza town.




Paket, an engine to create graphical adventure games, demo included

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Seen on Twitter, Santi Ontañón (code) and Jordi Sureda (graphics) have written a new engine to create graphical adventure games as made by Lucas Arts or Sierra : Paket (Point And Klick Engine Tool).

A demo in spanish and english is available on their site.




Remake of the game Head over Heels on Steam

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Head over Heels is a classic game released in 1987 by Ocean Software and written by Jon Ritman and Bernie Drummond. A remake was written in 2003 by Tomaz Kac (without IP rights) and freely available on Retrospec.

This remake is also on Steam by Piko Interactive which bought the IP rights. Below a longplay of this remake on Youtube.





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