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As well as "classic" reviews from the magazines of yesteryear, Everygamegoing includes original reviews. At the moment, all reviews on the Everygamegoing site are written by Dave E, who writes the Retro Round Up for Micro Mart, and used to run the Electron User Group. The following list shows all of the games Dave E has reviewed. Click the title of the article to go directly to it.

Retro Round Up

The Sinclair ZX Vega hits the high street, bringing old and new Spectrum games to the masses. Along with the usual plethora of new games, Dave Edwards investigates just how much of an impact the Vega will have on the retro gaming scene...

Games Featured:
Slubberdegullion
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Cronosoft)
Utter Tripe
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Cronosoft)
Gommy, Medieval Defender
(Spectrum 128K, RetroWorks)
Sheepoid
(Commodore 64/128, Psytronik)
Ghost Castle 2 (Special Cronosoft Edition)
(Spectrum 48K, Cronosoft)
Ghost Castle
(Spectrum 48K/128K/+2, Cronosoft)

Published in Micro Mart #1378: September 2015 Special (2015-09-03 00:00:00)

Retro Round Up

The Commodore 64 gets another shooter, Repton returns to the Acorn Electron and Cronosoft releases two more Spectrum classics… It's another Retro Round Up by Dave Edwards

Games Featured:
Repton: The Lost Realms
(Acorn Electron, Retro Software)
Fun Park
(Spectrum 16K/48K, Cronosoft)
Telly Heroes
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Cronosoft)
X-Force
(Commodore 64/128, Psytronik)

Published in Micro Mart #1374: August 2015 Special (2015-08-06 00:00:00)

Retro Round Up

Alone in deep space sits Ace Commander Edwards, smoking his kuipers and eating seeds for breakfast before popping a magic pill to take his waistline back down to 32". That's all happening in this month's round up of newly released retro games

Games Featured:
Amidar
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Aqua Attack
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Arcadia
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Chopper 2
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Drunken Dan
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Hang Droid
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Jedi Knight
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Jouster
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Mastermind
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Morfix
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Mr. Do
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Orcrest
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Protector
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
See Emily Play
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Sphenisciformes
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Tubes
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Westquest
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Centipede
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC PD)
Farmer Jack And The Hedge Monkeys
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Cronosoft)
Kuiper Pursuit
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Cronosoft)
Turbo
(BBC Model B, BBC PD)
Blizzard's Rift
(Spectrum 128K, Cronosoft)
Cred Breaks Out
(BBC Model B, BBC PD)
Hangman
(BBC Model B, BBC PD)
Side Fighter
(BBC Model B, BBC PD)

Published in Micro Mart #1370: July 2015 Special (2015-07-22 00:00:00)

Retro Round Up

Zombies everywhere! Those damned computers from the past! They just won't die! This month's Retro Round Up goes creepy!

Games Featured:
Invasion Of The Zombie Monsters
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Relevo Videogames)
Pussy: Love Story from Titanic
(Spectrum 128K, Fun Forge)
Yumiko In The Haunted Mansion (Standard Edition)
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Fun Forge)
Down
(Commodore Vic 20, Revival Studios)
Rush
(Commodore Vic 20, Revival Studios)
Invasion Of The Zombie Monsters
(Amstrad CPC464, Relevo Videogames)
Yumiko In The Haunted Mansion (Collector's Edition)
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Fun Forge)

Published in Micro Mart #1366: June 2015 Special (2015-06-22 00:00:00)

Retro Round Up

Dave Edwards imagines a world where the sites for new Spectrum, Nintendo and BBC Micro releases suddenly disappear...

Games Featured:
The Fantastic Mr. Fruity
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Cronosoft)
Homebrew (Special Brew Edition)
(Spectrum 48K, Cronosoft)
Homebrew (Standard Edition)
(Spectrum 48K, Cronosoft)
Akira
(Nintendo (US Version), Dank-Trans)
Mixed Grill March
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, Retro Software)

Published in Micro Mart #1362: May 2015 Special (2015-05-21 00:00:00)

Retro Round Up

Dave Edwards gets to grips with Spectrum gardening, tower defences and share dealing then eyes up two brand new Commodore releases

Games Featured:
Gamex: The Games Exchange
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Cronosoft)
Quantum Gardening
(Spectrum 48K, Cronosoft)
Captain Drexx
(Spectrum 128K, Cronosoft)
Buckaroo Banzai
(Commodore 64/Plus 4, Adventure International)
Rocket Smash Ex
(Commodore 64/128, Psytronik)

Published in Micro Mart #1358: April 2015 Special (2015-04-23 00:00:00)

Retro Round Up

Dave Edwards casts an eye over more homebrew than ever before as the Retro Round-up doubles in size

Games Featured:
Battery's Not Precluded
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Cronosoft)
Mountain Panic
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, Retro Software)
Lala Prologue
(Spectrum 48K, Monument Microgames)
R-Type 128
(Amstrad CPC464, Easter Egg)
The Krystal Connection
(BBC Master Compact, Retro Software)
Zap
(BBC B/B+/Master 128, Retro Software)

Published in Micro Mart #1354: March 2015 Special (2015-03-19 00:00:00)

Retro Round Up

Dave Edwards invites you to lose your soul, blunder around in the dark, watch the birdie, feel chills creep up your spine and explore a scrolling castle - all on machines that were first offered for sale more than three decades ago

Games Featured:
Soulless
(Commodore 64/128, Psytronik)
Flagon Bird
(Dragon 32, Bosco)
Zombie Calavera Prologue
(Spectrum 48K/128K, Monument Microgames)
El Stompo
(Spectrum 48K, Monument Microgames)
Orion Prime (UK Version)
(Amstrad CPC464, Cargosoft)
Castle Raider
(BBC Model B, Retro Software)
Castle Raider
(Acorn Electron, Retro Software)

Published in Micro Mart #1350: February 2015 Special (2015-02-19 00:00:00)

Retro Round Up

Dave Edwards introduces a new monthly column

Games Featured:
Splattr
(Spectrum 128K, Cronosoft)
Egghead 5: Egghead Round The Med
(Spectrum 128K, Cronosoft)
Darkness
(Commodore 64/128, Psytronik)
Phase Out
(Commodore 64/128, Psytronik)
Shape Shifter
(Spectrum 48K/128K/+2/+3, Cronosoft)
Genesis: Dawn Of A New Day
(Spectrum 128K, Monument Microgames)
Forest Raider Cherry
(Spectrum 48K/128K/+2/+3, Monument Microgames)
Game About Squares
(Spectrum 48K/128K/+2/+3, Monument Microgames)

Published in Micro Mart #1346: January 2015 Special (2015-01-22 00:00:00)
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