Saturday, June 23, 2018


Running this website means that I play tons of Atari ST games - which is hard work but somebody's gotta do it... Quite often I will revisit games that I remembered being good at so, today, I thought it would be a great idea to play Anarchy by Psygnosis [Wayne Smithson/WJS]. This is basically a Defender ripoff but one which is tremendously fast and exciting running at a jaw-dropping 50/60fps (I think WJS didn't even use the Blitter Chip!!)

However, as I get older, I've begun to realise that some games are simply too fast for this old man's reactions to cope with: Anarchy is my nightmare!! Yep, I was all over the place wondering just what was going on. In the end, I gave up and enjoyed blasting everything and hoping for the best. Which meant that I didn't last too long...

So, what is your "Anarchy"??


  1. But, damn, that cover...

    1. lol I know right. And boy, my speed to reply!! ;S