Ultima V: Warriors of destiny (Origin, 1988)

Ultima V: Warriors of destiny (Origin, 1988)
My retro-games collection is very small, something like a dozen titles or so. There's a reason for that. I don't buy indiscriminately every old game I come across. I only seek the games that have a distinct personal value or which I consider milestones in videogames history (see my Elite  […]

Elite (1984, Acornsoft)

Elite (1984, Acornsoft)
Let me be perfectly clear about one thing. I personally consider Elite as one of the most important milestones in the history of videogames. Why? Well, consider that back in 1984 the videogame industry was still mainly driven by arcades. When you played an arcade game, you slid a coin  […]

Wasteland (Interplay, 1988)

Wasteland (Interplay, 1988)
Ah, Wasteland. Another milestone of videogame history. Of CRPG history, to be precise. One I regretfully never played, and that's quite odd, because I was really into CRPG at the time. But hey, those were pre-internet times. It wasn't so unusual that a game, even a great game, went completely  […]