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Review: Jumbo Jet Pilot (1982)

I have been thinking of  reviewing Tigers in The Snow for the Atari 8-bit, but it was such an inferior game compared to Eastern Front that I had to skip that. 319 more words

Atari

Heat-Seeking Ass-Whoopers

No story this week – just cold hard facts.

  • New HUD to replace the clutter of debug text in the top-left
  • New enemy plane model – meant to be an attack ship but right now behaves exactly like the scouts (except seems to get into more trouble navigation-wise because it’s bigger)
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Talk to me, Goose!

After much mulling over I’ve decided (for now at least) that the helicopter idea isn’t fitting with this open ocean / islands idea and that Jet mode is much more fun. 279 more words

[Tom Sachs] Builds His Own Space Program

Born in the mid 60’s, has always been fascinated with space, especially the Apollo program. Just like every kid of his generation, imagined himself in Neil Armstrong’s and Buzz Aldrin’s boots, gazing over the lunar surface. 289 more words

Misc Hacks

GAME REVIEW: Raging Skies

Tony Wilkins reviews one of the few challenges to the Ace Combat franchise that appeared on the PlayStation One.

Ace Combat has become the benchmark console flight sim based shooter upon which all others have been compared since. 521 more words

RETROGAMING

Custom Controllers For Kerbal Space Program

Kerbal Space Program is already a runaway indie video game hit, and if you ask some people, they’ll tell you it is the way to learn all about orbital dynamics, how spaceships actually fly, the challenges of getting to the mün. 211 more words

Peripherals Hacks