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Test of the Amstrad CPC game Helter Skelter (Audiogenic) by ChinnyVision

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A new video by ChinnyVision on Youtube about Helter Skelterr is available. This arcade and puzzle game was out on Amstrad CPC in 1990 by Audiogenic.

He also tests it on PC, ST, Amiga, BBC, C64 and Spectrum.

loading screen of the Amstrad CPC game Helter Skelter



Oh Mummy by Adolfito, a windows remake of the Amstrad CPC game released with the 464

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Oh Mummy is a classic game, one of the twelve freely available with an Amstrad CPC 464, so released in 1984 by Gem Software.

After FitoWestBank Adolfito is releasing another windows remake, this time of Oh Mummy.



A remake of the Amstrad CPC game Sorcery + for windows (XP to 10) by Antibug

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Antibug did compile again his Sorcery+ remake for windows XP to 10. It has the original graphics.

You will find on his page the complete solution in JPG or PDF format.

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Video of the Amstrad CPC game Captain Sevilla (Dinamic Software) by Retro Danuart

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A video of the Amstrad CPC game Captain Sevilla (Dinamic Software in 1988) sur Youtube par Retro Danuart.

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BDCIron is testing Great Gurianos, Addams Family et Big'O'Full demo, and more in another video

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BDCIron is testing Amstrad CPC games : Great Gurianos and Addams Family, and also a demo : Big'O'Full demo.

See the previous news for more details about Great Gurianos.

In his latest video (24th February) BDCIron is testing the following games :

  • Buggy Boy
  • Carlos Sainz
  • Chevy Chase
  • Continental Circus
  • Miami Cobra GT
  • Power Drift
  • Super Monaco GP
  • Turbo Cup
  • Twin Turbo V8
  • Wacky Races
  • Potsworth & Co
  • lets Go !
  • the demo Points Barres




FitoWestBank by Adolfito, a windows remake of the Amstrad CPC game West Bank (January 2016)

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West Bank is a spanish arcade Amstrad CPC game released in 1986 by Dinamic Software. An english version was released by Gremlins Graphics in 1987. Three doors in front if you, will you be fast enough to shoot the desesperados without harming innocents ?

I just found on Sourceforge a windows remake : FitoWestBank by Adolfito. I missed the announcement on CPCWiki (see source below).

cover of West Bank provided by GameBase CPC




Pictures of the new project by 4Mhz : El Tesoro Perdido de Cuauhtemoc, a platform game

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

screen pictures of the game el Tesoro Perdido de Cuauhtemoc



Test of the cartridge Amstrad CPC+ or GX4000 game Navy Seals (Ocean, 1990) by ChinnyVision

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A new video by ChinnyVision on Youtube about Navy Seals is available. This arcade game was out on Amstrad CPC+ and GX4000 in 1990 by Ocean.

He also tests it on Spectrum, C64, Atari ST and Amiga.

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RetroGaming Play 2017 at Meaux (77, France) on 18th and 19th FĂ©bruarY

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The RetroGaming Play 2017 will take place in France at Meaux (77) this week-end the 18th and 19th February 2017.

This event is all about video game culture, it will feature expositions, Freeplay, animations, arcade games, quizz contests, selling booth, conferences...

Will be present : Bertrand Brocard, AHL, Florent Gorges, Douglas Alves ou bien Abrial Da Costa (more guests normally expected) and also Youtubers : Keydee, AtOmium et Psychodélik.

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Y'a pas que l'Amstrad dans la vie S2E10 : Gryzor / Contra

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Another Youtube channel : Khomenor, like ChinnyVision he tests games, but not only the Amstrad CPC version. For Contrat / Gryzor, it was written only on 8bit computers/consoles, no 16bit.



A speedrun of Barbarian by JB le Daron

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JB Le Daron is a french Youtube channel I just jumped on. In this fist episode, he is talking about speedrun : finish a game as fast as possible, often seen on other 8bit computers and consoles, but rarely (or never) on Amstrad CPC to my knowing. And it's Barbarian by Palace Software in 1987 which you will see done quickly.

After having seen the video, there should be on CPC-Power that you should know some SNR files which are played games (speedrun or not) which you can read with the emulator WinAPE.

Will you be able to beat the game Barbarian in less than 6 minutes and 12 seconds, the record made by Kukulcan (CPC-Power) ? The speedrun starts at 6 minutes in the video.





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