domingo, 24 de maio de 2015

Stormfinch [2015, ZX Spectrum] Review - It's a Pixel THING - Ep.#51




Homebrew titles for the ZX Spectrum are pouring down like rain drops! But Stormfinch is kind of special, it uses the Nirvana Engine that can produce an amazing multi colored tiled display never seen before on a Spectrum game!

Let's take a look!


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segunda-feira, 18 de maio de 2015

IBM Model M Mechanical Keyboard - It's a Pixel THING - Ep.#50




I've managed to grab a 1989 IBM Model M mechanical keyboard in pretty good shape! Let's clean it up and get it ready to rock n roll!


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terça-feira, 12 de maio de 2015

TOPO Soft and ERBE Software in the Golden Age of Spanish Video Games - It's a Pixel THING - Ep.#49




Spanish publisher ERBE Software fought, in late 80s, a huge battle against piracy drastically reducing the prices of original games. At a certain point, in 1985, created their own branch for software development to separate it from the main publishing business. So, TOPO Soft was born.

Let's take a look at how this all happened!


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terça-feira, 5 de maio de 2015

6 Amazing Games that are still Exclusive to the Playstation 2 - It's a Pixel THING - Ep.#48



The Playstation 2 has a huge library of games and there are titles that, until now, still didn't have an HD remastered version or re-released on more modern consoles or computers.

Let's take a look at my top 6 still exclusive PS2 games!


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