News

So here you’ll find all the posts telling you about interesting things happening around the internet, and news about this website.

  • The Zzap64 Challenge
    We’re going to play a shedload of Commodore 64 games, some from each issue of Zzap64. I can’t wait to see how this turns out. So we’ve been doing the ST Format Challenge for over a year now, starting life as a forum thread before becoming this site and branching out into YouTube. The ST…More
  • Zzap64 Challenge Coming In August
    So we have plans. Big plans. Right now I have 89 ST Format Challenge game reviews without videos attached that I plan to make videos for. That’s going to take a while, meanwhile we’ve been making videos and blog posts at the other end, and honestly it’s getting a little confusing. So, for now we’re…More
  • Video Updates 14/05/2021
    Hi all, just giving a quick update on some of what’s going on behind the scenes here at Bitmap Towers. So I’ve been working hard to add video content to the site, and it turns out it’s quite a fun thing to do. If I’m honest I’m not sure it’s where I want it yet…More
  • What’s Coming Up?
    So with the review of PowerMonger we’ve more or less got most of the best games from ST Format Issue 19 and so we’ll be moving into the 20s. Now issues 16-18 were pretty large, featuring a hell of a lot of reviews, but it does start to slow down a bit from here, as…More
  • New Release 2021 – Lotus Esprit Turbo Challenge STE-Enhanced Version!
    Lotus Esprit Turbo Challenge – New Version! So a couple of geniuses/nutters have gone and taken Lotus Esprit and made it better. In fact, it’s now pretty much indistinguishable from the brilliant Amiga version, which is an incredible achievement. Visually it’s an absolute treat, running incredibly smoothly (which is why I’ve gone with a video…More