STOP! Hammer time. (*alternate* Remakes download links)

Photo by Michael Jastremski (CC sharealike)

With 50 great freeware games released at once, the Retro Remakes site has been getting a bit of a hammering.

To help spread the load, many of the remake authors are hosting their own entry as an off-site download.

(I’ve gathered all the links, screenshots & titles… after the jump)

OK, here we go…

21st Century Frog - Endurion As Time Goes By - Lobo Battlezone - Genki
21st Century Frog 
As Time Goes By 
Devil Ronin - The Codex The Lost Island - Park Production Electro Freddie - Musti
Devil Ronin 
The Codex
Dizzy The Lost Island 
Electro Freddie 

Retro Remakes is a not-for-profit site… which is why the recent destructive site hack is even more annoying. If you think having access to FIFTY free retro remakes is worth a couple of bucks, please consider making a donation at their site, once things are operational again. 🙂


LordsOfConquest - KaiserPC Parallax - Endurion Battlezone - Genki
Lords Of Conquest 
Raid On Fort Apocalypse 
Retro Boxing 3D - Gman SEUCK - KungPhoo Sewer Shark - Park Productions
Retro Boxing 3D 
Sewer Shark 
Park Productions

Oh, and a quick look at the sponsors websites would be good. After all, their donated prizes encouraged the remake writers to even greater work! Cool T-shirts, Hardware, Software… it’s all here…

RR 2008 Compo Sponsors

80’s Tee’s
| Acekard | Addictive247 | Axialis | Castle Software | Charlies Games | Clickteam | Cosmigo | Delgine | Gamesocks | GLBasic | Hal Spacejock | Kobalt Computers | Leandro Correia | Midnight Synergy | Milkshape | Mumbo Jumbo | One Switch | Pandora | Raptisoft | The Game Creators | WalkerITC | XGamestation | Zombie Cow


Sigue Sigue Sputnik - Lobo Sorcerer Lord - KaiserPC Spare a Thought For The Little Guy - SaulC
Sigue Sigue Sputnik 
Sorcerer Lord 
Spare a Thought… 
Sports Daze - Rich J Empire Strikes Back - Minionsoft The Factory - Hockings
Sports Daze 
Rich J
Empire Strikes Back 
The Factory 
Ultimate Bruce Lee - StuC Smila & Ovine Whack A Monty Mole - StuC Smila & Ovine
Ultimate Bruce Lee 
Whack A Monty Mole 

Well, that’s it – happy gaming!

I’ll keep you up to date in coming weeks with all the news on the Retro Remakes 2008 Compo.


5 Responses to STOP! Hammer time. (*alternate* Remakes download links)

  1. gnome says:

    Surely the Retro Remakes team is grateful for this fantastic post and the bandwith help. Already tried the Empire Strikes Back game and the Bruce Lee remake. Both seem fantastic!

    • justonemoregame says:

      Who knows gnome – I think at the moment they’re *just* trying to keep their heads above water!
      Thanks for the nice comment though. 🙂

      PS: Haven’t tried ESB yet – I *did* try As Time Goes By last night – got a bit stuck, needs a bit more playtime…

  2. gnome says:

    ESB is quite impressive really. I’d dare say better than the arcade and definitely a more polished effort than the original Star Wars remake. Loved the style of As Time Goes By, but can’t help feel them controls are sort of stiff… Better give it another go I suppose.

  3. Lucid Fugue says:

    I don’t recognise any of these. 😦
    I feel un-retro. Well, i recognise Dizzy, but I don’t recognise any that I’ve played.

    Still, I’m gonna check out Retro Gaming to see what everybody used to make these titles. My cousin and I love making cheapass platformers but I haven’t in years and I’m so rusty at programming.

    • justonemoregame says:

      Well Lucid, you’ve gotta remember that some of those remakes were entered in the category “remakes that weren’t” (ie sequels to known retro games, or retro-styled games designed for people with disabilities.

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