JAMMAJUP NEWS ARCHIVE
March 2011 onwards
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26th Sep 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Super Nintendo)
Super Castlevania IV receives a vote in the SNES poll which means it joins Super Mario Kart and Chrono Trigger in 2nd position! ...click --Here

25th Sep 2016I have found three more podcasts that are good listening so I have added them to the podcasts page, they are "CoCo Crew Podcast", "The Pinball Podcast" and the "Spooky Pinball Podcast" ..click --Here .

28th Aug 2016I have just added "Sega Nerds-Nerdcast" to the podcasts page , certainly worth a listen. ..click --Here .

6th Aug 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Amstrad CPC) Sorry about delay with updating game polls, I was having a computer upgrade. In the Amstrad game poll Jetset Willy II-The Final Froniter climbs up to third position under Manic Miner and the original JSW ...click --Here

11th Jul 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Atari ST)
Future Wars : Time Travellers/Adventures In Time/Les Voyageurs Du Temps receives a vote and climbs up to 8th position in the Atari ST game poll! ...click --Here

7th Jul 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Atari VCS)
There has been two votes in the Atari VCS/2600 game poll with both Pitfall II and H.E.R.O climbing the table! ...click --Here

2nd Jul 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Colecovision) There has been 31 votes in the Colecovision game poll, Ladybug is still holding onto top position but is now joined by the game Venture after it received four votes! ...click --Here

20th Jun 2016--I have just added three more podcasts to the "Top Retro Podcasts area" of the website- Retro Gaming Roundup , TADPOG (Tyler and Dave play old games) and The Virtually Human Podcast. ..click --Here .

12th Jun 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Vectrex)
In the Vectrex game poll Fortress Of Narzod receives a vote but remains in third position.
( Vectrex )
Fortress Of Narzod <>/3rd
..click --Here

5th Jun 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Memotech MTX)
Obliteration Zone is the first title nominated for the Memotech MTX game poll.
( Memotech MTX )
Obliteration Zone NE/1st
..click --Here

29th Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Various)
After a second successful Facebook advertising campaign I have received a total was 450 votes across 36 systems!.
I hope to update all polls in seven days,again thanks to every one who has voted.
( Acorn 8-bit ) - 1 vote
( Amstrad CPC ) - 6 Votes
( Apple II ) - 48 Votes
( Macintosh ) - 10 Votes
( Arcade Games ) - 60 Votes
( Atari 8-bit ) - 9 Votes
( Atari VCS ) - 13 Votes
( Atari 5200 ) - 1 Vote
( Atari Lynx ) - 1 Vote
( Atari ST ) - 10 Votes
( Atari Jaguar ) - 1 Vote
( Bandai Wonderswan ) - 1 Vote
( Colecovision ) - 16 Votes
( Vic-20 ) - 4 Votes
( Commodore 64 ) - 47 Votes
( Amiga ) - 14 Votes
( Odyssey 2/Videopac ) - 4 Votes
( Intellivision ) - 4 Votes
( MSX ) - 10 Votes
( PC Engine/Turbo GFX16 ) - 1 Vote
( Gameboy ) - 7 Votes
( NES/Famicom ) - 16 Votes
( Super Nintendo ) - 10 Votes
( Nintendo 64 ) - 10 Votes
( PC and DOS ) - 33 Votes
( Game Gear ) - 3 Votes
( Master System ) - 12 Votes
( Megadrive/Genesis ) - 43 Votes
( Sega CD ) - 4 Votes
( Sega 32X ) - 4 Votes
( Sega Saturn ) - 9 Votes
( Sega Dreamcast ) - 6 Votes
( ZX Spectrum ) - 18 Votes
( NeoGeo ) - 3 Vote
( Playstation ) - 27 Votes
( Vacuum Fluorescent Display Games ) - 1 Vote
..click --Here

11th Apr 2016-- *MSG* - I have just added two more podcasts to the "Top Retro Podcasts area" of the website- Super Podcast Bros. and The Good Ole Gamers Podcasts,both often use bad language and so are probably not safe for work (NSFW)..click --Here .

10th Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Atari 7800)
Midnight Mutants is a new entry in the Atari 7800 game poll.
( Atari 7800 )
Midnight Mutants NE/19th
..click --Here

7th Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Nintendo 64)
Doom 64 climbs up to tenth position in the N64 game poll.
( Nintendo 64 )
Doom 64 ^10th
..click --Here

4th Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(BBC Micro)
Citadel climbs five positions in the Acorn BBC game poll.
( Acorn BBC/Electron )
Citadel ^5th
..click --Here

3rd Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Commodore Vic-20)
In the Vic-20 game poll Jelly Monsters receives two votes and as a result climbs to top spot.
( Vic-20 )
Jelly Monsters ^1st (+2)
..click --Here

28th Mar 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) I have finally updated all retro gaming polls after a very successful Facebook advertising campaign,the total votes for games on systems was as follows-.
(Acorn 8-bit) - 1 vote
(Amstrad CPC) - 10 Votes
(Macintosh) - 1 Vote
(Arcade Games) - 42 Votes
(Atari 8-bit) - 6 Votes
(Atari VCS) - 28 Votes
(Atari 5200) - 6 Votes
(Atari 7800) - 3 Votes
(Atari Lynx) - 2 Votes
(Atari ST) - 6 Votes
(Atari Jaguar) - 4 Votes
(Colecovision) - 3 Votes
(Vic-20) - 7 Votes
(Commodore 64) - 9 Votes
(Amiga) - 6 Votes
(Amiga CD32) - 7 Votes
(LED Games) - 1 Vote
(Intellivision) - 1 Vote
(NES/Famicom) - 15 Votes
(Super Nintendo) - 16 Votes
(Nintendo 64) - 10 Votes
(PC and DOS) - 8 Votes
(Master System) - 21 Votes
(Megadrive/Genesis) - 1 Vote
(Sega CD) - 1 Vote
(Sega Saturn) - 6 Votes
(ZX Spectrum) - 3 Votes
(NeoGeo) - 1 Vote
(Playstation) - 1 Vote
(Tandy Color) - 1 Vote
(Vectrex) - 1 Vote
..click --Here

19th Mar 2016--*MSG* -  Due to a successful Facebook advertising campaign I am receiving a higher than normal volume of votes for the retro game polls,therefore updating will commence from the 22nd March, Thanks again to everyone who has voted.
17th Mar 2016--*MSG* -  I have just added a few more podcasts to the "Top Retro Podcasts area" of the website including the excellent Upper Memory Podcast, Retro Warriors (NSFW!) and the new Atari XEGS Cart By Cart Podcast..click --Here .
4th Mar 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) In the arcade game poll The Simpsons arcade game receives yet another vote and climbs back into the top 20.
(Arcade)
The Simpsons  ^15th
..click --Here

1st Mar 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (Tandy Color/CoCo) There has been three votes in the Tandy Trs80 game poll making three titles joint top.
(Tandy Color)
Doodle Bug ,  Spidercide ,  Starblaze  ^1st
..click --Here

24th Feb 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) In the retro game polls there has been a total of 34 votes across six systems!,see below.
(Dragon 32)
Pedro  ^1st
Crazy Painter  ^2nd
Dragon Trek  NE/8th
Ultimate Adventure 4  NE/9th
Barmy Burgers  NE/10th
(ZX Spectrum)
Hyper Sports  ^4th
Turbo Esprit  ^14th
Chuckie Egg II  ^31st
Footballer Of The Year  NE/112th
Action Reflex  NE/113th
Bounder  NE/114th
(Panasonic 3DO)
Twisted:The Game Show  ^3rd
Return Fire  ^4th
Wing Commander III  ^5th
Samurai Showdown  NE/8th
PanzerGeneral   NE/9th
Star Fighter 3000  NE/10th
PGA Tour Golf  NE/11th
(Arcade)
Star Wars  ^1st
Out Run  ^3rd
WWF Wrestlefest  ^15th
Daytona USA  ^19th
Bomb Jack  ^29th
Seibu Cup Soccer  NE/60th
Cabal  NE/61st
(Megadrive/Genesis)
Quackshot  ^4th
PGA Tour Golf II  ^42nd
The Rings Of Power  NE/77th
Ayrton Senna`s Monaco Grand Prix II  NE/78th
(BBC Micro)
Arcadians  ^2nd
Danger UXB  NE/23rd
Ghouls  NE/24th
Vortex  NE/25th
Wizardore  NE/26th
..click --Here

23rd Feb 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) OutRunners by Sega AM1 is a new entry in the arcade game poll.
(Arcade)
OutRunners  NE/59th
..click --Here

18th Feb 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (Playstation) Resident Evil once again finds itself joint 1st position in the PS game poll.
(Playstation)
Resident Evil  ^1st
..click --Here

15th Feb 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade/Acorn Archimedes) The first votes of the new polls webpages have arrived!..Five votes for games in the Arcade game poll and a vote for Lemmings in the brand new Archimedes game poll. :) -
(ARCADE)
Pacman  ^4th
Outrun  ^5th
Street Fighter 2-World Warrior  ^28th
Q-Bert  ^29th
Point Blank  NE/59th
(ARCHIMEDES)
Lemmings  NE/1st
..click --Here

3rd Jan 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) REX receives a vote and climbs upto 53rd in the Sinclair Spectrum game poll.
(ZX Spectrum)
Rex ^53rd
..click --Here

22nd Jan 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore Amiga) International Karate + climbs up to second position in the Amiga game poll after receiving a single vote.
(Commodore Amiga)
IK+ ^2nd
..click --Here

13th Jan 2016-- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) Beyond The Ice Palace is a new entry in the C64 game poll-
(Commodore 64)
Beyond The Ice Palace  NE/25th
..click --Here

30th Dec 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) In the retro game polls there has been a total of six votes for games across four systems,the games voted for are-
(ACORN BBC)
Elite   <>2nd
(NES)
Double Dragon  ^3rd
(ARCADE)
Q-Bert  NE/57th
(AMSTRAD)
Bruce Lee  ^7th
Exploding Fist  ^8th
Matchday II  NE/15
..click --Here

28th Dec 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600/VCS) Missile Command receives a single vote which climbs the impressive arcade port to 20th in the 2600 game poll-
(ATARI 2600)
Missile Command  ^20th
..click --Here

27th Dec 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (NES/Famicom) Megaman 2 (Rockman 2) climbs up to 2nd and is now along side Super Mario Bros in the Nes game poll-
(NES)
Megaman 2  ^2nd
..click --Here

25th Dec 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) In the Arcade game poll there has been four votes for the following games,Robotron,Defender,Joust and Cloak & Dagger.-
(ARCADE)
Robotron  ^15th
Defender  ^16th
Joust  ^28th
Cloak & Dagger  NE/57th
..click --Here

18th Dec 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Playstation/NES) In the Nintendo Entertainment System game poll Super Mario Bros 2 (/USA) gets a vote but remains in 5th position, In the Playstaion game poll Silent Hill also gains a single vote which now means it is Joint first with Resident Evil 2.
(NES)
Super Mario Bros 2 / USA   <>5th
(PLAYSTATION)
Silent Hill   ^1st
..click --Here

17th Oct 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) In the Arcade game poll Rastan climbs upto 5th position after receiving a single vote-
Rastan ^5th
..click --Here

5th Dec 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) In the retro game polls there has been a total of twelve votes for games across seven systems,the games voted for are-
(AMIGA)
Shadow Of The Beast ^23rd
(PLAYSTATION)
Fear Effect ^21st
Fear Effect 2-Retro Helix NE/46th
Grandia NE/47th
Suikoden NE/48th
Suikoden 2 NE/49th
(MEGADRIVE)
Zero Tolerance ^41st
Techno Clash ^42nd
(DREAMCAST)
Unreal Tournament ^9th
(ACORN 8-BIT)
Frogger (Superior) ^9th
(NES)
Ms.Pacman NE/35th
..click --Here

18th Nov 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore Amiga) Speedball 2-Brutal Deluxe extends its lead at the top of the Amiga poll with another vote.
Speedball 2-Brutal Deluxe <>1st
..click --Here

1st Nov 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) In the retro game polls there has been a total of 8 votes for games across five systems,the games voted for are-
(ARCADE)
Phoenix 25th/NE (2-votes)
(PLAYSTATION) Silent Hill ^2nd
Castlevania S.O.T.N ^7th
Disruptor ^21st
Final Fantasy IX 45th/NE
(SEGA CD)
Snatcher <>3rd
(NINTENDO 64)
Perfect Dark <>1st
(VECTREX)
Protector ^1st
..click --Here

28th Oct 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) Pac-Land is a new entry in the C64 game poll-
Pac-Land 25th/NE
..click --Here

20th Oct 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (NES/Famicom) The Legend Of Zelda jumps up one position from 4th to 3rd in the Nes game poll-
The Legend Of Zelda ^3rd
..click --Here

6th Oct 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Atari Jaguar) In the Atari Jaguar game poll Doom takes 2nd position with a single vote-
Doom ^2nd
..click --Here

5th Sep 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Atari VCS/2600) In the Atari 2600 game poll Both Asteroids and Pitfall! gain a vote which means they maintain their positions at the top of the table,Space Invaders climbs up to third behind them and Donkey Kong is a new entry-
Asteroids and Pitfall! <>1st
Space Invaders 47th/NE
..click --Here

1st Sep 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade/NeoGeo MVS/AES) In the arcade game poll Vanguard is a new entry and in the Neogeo poll Blazing Star climbs up to second spot-
Blazing Star (MVS/AES) ^2nd
Vanguard (Arcade) 55th/NE
..click --Here

29th Aug 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Amstrad) In the Amstrad game poll Barabarian is a new entry.
Barbarian 13th/NE
..click --Here

14th Aug 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Sega Master) Both Shinobi and Wonder Boy In Monster Land jump up to joint 2nd position with both Psycho Soldier and Fantasy Zone making their way back into the top ten. Zillion II is a new entry.
Shinobi and Wonder Boy In Monster Land ^2nd
Psycho Fox ^8th
Fantasy Zone ^9th
Zillion II 40th/NE
..click --Here

13th Aug 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) In the retro game polls there has been a total of 8 votes for games across four systems,the games voted for are-
Bomb Jack (CPC) ^7th
Shinobi (Arcade) <>1st
Rastan (Arcade) ^10th
Gauntlet (Arcade) ^55th
Xenon II (Amiga) ^4th
Shadow Of The Beast (Amiga) ^37th
Mario Bros 3 (NES) <>1st
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (NES) ^15th
..click --Here

29th July 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn) In the Acorn 8-bit game poll 'Citadel' climbs up into the top 10 after receiving a single vote.
Citadel ^9th
..click --Here

26th July 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (NES/Atari 8 bit Comp) In the NES / Famicom game poll Duck Tails climbs up to 6th spot. There has also been four votes for games in the Atari 8 bit computer game poll which see Defender climb to the top of the table, also Centipede climbs to 7th,Pacman to 8th and Galaxians is a new entry.
Duck Tails ^6th
Defender ^1st
Centipede ^7th
Pacman ^8th
Galaxians NE/28th
..click --Here

10th July 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) There has been five more votes in the arcade game poll with Crazy Climber reaching up to 10th position,Dragons lair fighting its way up to 29th spot and there are three other titles which are new entries!.
Crazy Climber ^10th
Dragons Lair ^29th
Venture NE/55th
Jack The Giant Killer NE/56th
Space Ace NE/57th
..click --Here

3rd July 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (NES/Famicom) Super Mario Bros 2 / USA gains a vote in the Nes game poll but maintains its 5th position in the table,but it has now closed the gap on The Legend Of Zelda in 4th spot.
Super Mario Bros 2 / USA <>5th
..click --Here

27th June 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) Pacman leaps from 9th to 5th in the arcade game poll.
Pacman ^5th
..click --Here

19th Jun 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (PC Engine/Turbo Gfx) In the Pc Engine game poll Gradius (Nemesis) climbs up from fourth to join Splatterhouse in joint third position.
Gradius / Nemesis ^3rd
..click --Here

18th Jun 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) In the C64 poll Manic Miner is a new entry
Manic Miner NE/25th
..click --Here

16th Jun 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Sega Master) Alex Kidd In Miracle World receives another vote in the SMS game poll which means it is now three votes ahead at the top of the table.
Alex Kidd-In Miracle World     <> 1st
..click --Here

15th June 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) There has been a single vote for Ms Pacman in the arcade game poll which sees the game climb in to 10th position just under Pacman which sits in 9th :) .
Ms Pacman ^10th
..click --Here

27th May 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Nintendo 64) In the N64 game poll there has been four votes for games resulting in Super Mario 64 re-joining Perfect Dark at the top, two other titles climb the poll and there is one new entry.
Super Mario 64 ^1st
Zelda:Oricana Of Time ^4th
Banjo Tooie ^11th
Castlevania 64 NEW/21st
..click --Here

20th May 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Sega Master) There has been five votes in the Sega Master System game poll,all five games climb the poll table.
Alex Kidd-The Lost Stars ^8th
Kenseiden ^9th
My Hero ^10th
Teddy Boy ^21st
Enduro Racer ^22nd
..click --Here

14th May 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) In the retro game polls there has been a total of 9 votes for games across eight systems,the games voted for are-
Super Ghouls`n Ghosts (SNES) ^7th
Super Mario64 (N64) ^2nd
Ninja Gaiden (NES) ^5th
Tetris (GB) ^1st
Resident Evil (Playstation) ^2nd
Night Trap (Sega CD) ^6th
Sonic The Hedgehog (Megadrive) -1st
Final Fight ^28th , Star Wars ^1st (Arcade)
..click --Here

3rd May 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) In the C64 poll there are seven new entries,
Murder on the Mississippi (Activision) NE/25th
Rambo First Blood II (Platinum Productions) NE/26th
Little computer people (Activision) NE/27th
Football Manager (Addictive) NE/28th
World Cup Carnival (Artic) NE/29th
Track Suit Manager (Goliath) NE/30th
Tennis Manager (Simulmondo) NE/31st
..click --Here

30th Apr 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Zx Spectrum) In the Zx Spectrum game poll two classic games receive votes, Deathchase climbs up to 14th position and Maziacs climbs up to 31st
Deathchase ^14th
Maziacs ^31st
..click --Here

21st Apr 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600) In the Atari VCS game poll there are fourteen climbers and five new entries..
Asteroids ^1st
Space Invaders ^4th
Ms.Pacman ^10th
Raiders Of The Lost Ark ^13th
Frogger ^20th
Defender II-Stargate ^21st
Video Pinball ^22nd
Frostbite ^28th
Mountain King ^29th
Tunnel Runner ^30th
Demon Attack ^31st
Maze Craze ^32nd
Super Breakout ^34th
Laser Gates ^35th
Solar Fox 47th / NE
Target Fun 48th / NE
Moonsweeper 49th / NE
Pressure Cooker 50th / NE
Jaw Breaker 51st / NE ..click --Here

18th Mar 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) In the retro game polls there has been a total of 62 votes for games across various platforms,the number of votes for games on each system is SegaCD (1), Playstation (1), Saturn (1), Megadrive (1), Nintendo 64 (1), Arcade (1), Atari 8bit (12), Atari 2600 (14), Atari 7800 (4), Jaguar (2) and Finally Colecovision (24)! ..click --Here
9th Mar 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn) Elite climbs from third to second position and Arcadians jumps up to fourth,Repton around the world in 40 screens is a new entry..
Elite ^2nd
Arcadians ^4th
Repton-ATWI40S 21st/NE..click --Here

17th Feb 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn) Frogger receives a vote in the Acorn BBC/Electron game poll, there are a couple (A`nF/Superior) but the Superior Software is the better one so I presume the voter meant that one..
Frogger (Superior Software) 21st/NE ..click --Here

15th Feb 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Zx Spectrum / Amstrad CPC) In the Zx Spectrum game poll Jetset Willy rejoins Atic Atac at the top with R-type climbing upto 10th position, Myth-History In The Making climbs upto 31st spot. In the Amstrad game poll Jetset Willy increases its lead at the top even further.
Zx Spectrum (3) = JSW ^1st
R-type ^10th
Myth ^31st
Amstrad (1) = JSW <>1st ..click --Here

2nd Feb 2015--*MSG* -  The Zx Spectrum Homebrew reviews are now active, I have uploaded the first three and you can read these by clicking on the Spectrum Homebrew link in the menu below. It is nothing too serious and just something I thought I might try, I am aiming to upload at least one review a fortnight.
29th Jan 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Intellivision) There has been six votes in the Mattel Intellivision game poll which consist of three no change in position, two climbers and one new entry..
Utopia <>1st
Burger Time <>2nd
Shark! Shark! <>3rd
Night Stalker ^4th
Astro Smash ^5th
Sub Hunt 10th/NE ..click --Here

17th Jan 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Sinclair Spectrum) There has been ten votes in the Speccy game poll which consist of six climbers,two new entries and two no change in position..
Atic Atac <>1st
Manic Miner <>4th
Bruce Lee ^6th
Chuckie Egg ^13th
3D Death Chase ^19th
Moon Cresta ^31st
Maziacs ^54th
Galaxians (artic) ^55th
Android One 111th/NE
Sir Lancelot 112th/NE ..click --Here

8th Jan 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Amiga) In the Commodore Amiga game poll there has been twenty eight votes for various titles, half of which are new entries and the other half climbers. ( 14^ / 14NE ). click --Here

5th Jan 2015-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) To start the new year there has been a sprinkling of votes on several systems as follows..
Amstrad (1) = Biospheres ^4th
Megadrive (1) = Sonic 3 <>2nd but closes gap to Sonic The Hedgehog in the top spot
Snes (2) = Chrono Trigger ^4th and Final Fantasy III ^7th
Nes (1) = Megaman 2 ^3rd
Gameboy (1) = Pokemon Blue ^1st
Atari 2600 (2) = Asteroids <>2nd and River Raid ^7th ..click --Here

1st Jan 2015--*MSG* -  I trust everyone had a good Christmas or holidays?, Happy birthday to this website which is 11 years old today. I still have plans to perhaps bring the website into the 21st century but we shall see.
24th Dec 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Zx Spectrum) In the Zx Spectrum game poll there are eight climbers and two new entries. click --Here
1st Dec 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Super Nintendo/Famicom) In the Snes game poll there has been fourteen votes which include Super Mario Bros keeping the gap in its lead at the top,seven other climbers and six new entries. click --Here
23rd Nov 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Zx Spectrum) In the Zx speccy game poll Jetset Willy now joins Atic Atac and Jetpac at the top of the table and The Hobbit climbs from 8th to 6th position. click --Here
22nd Nov 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Sega Master) In the SMS game poll Sonic The Hedgehog climbs up to 3rd spot and F1 jumps up to 18th. Both Tom & Jerry-The Movie and Winter Olympics are new entries. click --Here
20th Nov 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (NES/Famicom) In the Nes/Famicom game poll Super Mario Bros receives a single vote,it remains in second spot but closes the gap to SMB 3 in first position . click --Here
16th Nov 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Pc engine/Turbo GFx16) R-type increases its lead at the top of the Pc Engine game poll and Ninja Spirit retakes second position from Splatterhouse. click --Here
13th Nov 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore Amiga) There has been seventeen votes in the Amiga game poll with fifteen climbers and just two new entries. click --Here
6th Nov 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) With ten votes for games in the C64 game poll we see Boulder Dash increase its lead at the top with Paradroid, Uridium, Sanxion, Delta, International Karate and Ghost`n Goblins climbing the table. New entries are in the form of Iridis Alpha,Gribbly`s Day Out and Sheep In Space. click --Here
5th Nov 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Atari St) In the Atari St game poll Speedball 2 climbs up to first position and Dungeon Master jumps from the bottom of the table to second. Oids,Balance of Power and Space Quest are new entries. click --Here
1st Nov 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn BBC/Electron) In the Acorn Bbc computer game poll Repton 3 climbs up to 11th position with BoneCrusher,Vindaloo and Golden Figurine as new entries. click --Here
31st Oct 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) It has been an interesting day for voting in the game polls with a total of fourteen votes across the following systems- Arcade (2), Amiga (1), Acorn (5) and ZX Spectrum (6). click --Here
29th Oct 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn BBC/Electron) Spooks and Spiders climbs up to 8th position in the Acorn computer game poll. click --Here
*MSG* -  It has been brought to my attention that my JAMMAJUP webpage is `Website Of The Day` at Games Freezer http://www.gamesfreezer.eu/, I understand the owner of this site is a guy named Richard and I thank him for the mention and for linking to my website.
27th Oct 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) Outrun climbs up to 8th position in the arcade game poll. click --Here
24th Oct 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Snes/Nes/Sms) Super Mario Kart climbs back up to 2nd position in the Super Nintendo game poll and in the Nes/Famicom game poll Megaman 3 climbs up to 8th. In the Sega Master System poll Phantasy star climbs back up the table to 6th. click --Here
17th Oct 2014--*MSG* -  The Retro Revival 2014 page is now uploaded and you can find it by entering the `events` area in the contents menu bellow.
12th Oct 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Amstrad Cpc) Biospheres climbs to 6th position in the Amstrad game poll. click --Here
9th Oct 2014--*MSG* -  I am making some changes on this website because back in 2004 I had to teach myself HTML to build this, now I am replacing page code and improving the information here starting with the Known arcade game locations and Hi-scores pages which may change. There will also be some new features including non bias and honest reviews of ZX Spectrum Homebrew games and scans of old notebooks we used to record our arcade game scores in as teens .
So although there are better looking retro game enthusiasts pages this site will still have some interesting and unique content to make it stand out.
23rd Sept 2014--*MSG* -  My service provider has had problems for a couple of days over the last few weeks so if you have tried to contact me or vote in the game polls during September I may not have received anything, the polls you can check to see if your games positions have changed but emails is of course a different matter.
16th Sept 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn BBC/Elec) In the Acorn BBC game poll Repton climbs up to 4th position with both Sabre Wulf and Alien 8 up to 8th and 9th respectively, the sequels Repton 2 and 3 are new entries. click --Here
25th Aug 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The total number of votes and games voted for last week are ZX Spectrum (2), Arcade (6), Atari ST (9), Amstrad (4), Dreamcast (3), Saturn (2) click --Here
19th Aug 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Dreamcast) In the Sega Dreamcast game poll Crazy Taxi climbs up into second place. ..click --Here
12th Aug 2014-- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The total number of votes and games voted for last week are Commodore 64 (14), Super Nintendo (6), Megadrive (12), Master Sys (7), Playstation (8), Amiga (16), Zx Spectrum (2) and Arcade (1), click --Here
*MSG* -  I did also attend Retro Revival on the 9th of Aug, I will get a page up soon.
22nd July 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Zx Spectrum) In the ZX Spectrum game poll Knightlore,Bruce Lee,Chaos and Horace Goes Skiing climb the table,Jetset Willy gains a vote but remains in third position. Phoenix by Robert Spahl is a new entry. ..click --Here
24th June 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Amstrad CPC/Panasonic 3DO) In the Amstrad game poll Fruity Frank is a new entry and the 3DO game poll has five new entries. ..click --Here
17th June 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600) In the Atari 2600/VCS game poll Combat, Megamania,Haunted House,Yars Revenge and Defender climb the table with Pacman holding its 10th position, `Name This Game` (Octopus) is a new entry. ..click --Here
3rd June 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) Ultimate Wizard is a new entry in the Commodre 64 game poll ..click --Here
27th May 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Panasonic 3DO/Super Nintendo) In the 3DO game poll Road Rash increases its lead at the top of the table, In the arcade game poll I have received a vote for Final Fight 3 but as many of you will know this game was only released for the Super Nintendo so I have made the decision to make it a new entry in the Snes game poll ..click --Here
21st May 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The total number of votes and games voted for last week are NeoGeo (4), Vectrex (8), Atari 5200 (8), Master System (3), Atari 2600 (1), Jaguar (1), Playstation (1), Gameboy (1), Nintendo 64 (3)..click --Here
13th May 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Various) In the Commodore 64 game poll Boulder Dash climbs to 4th spot while in the Zx Spectrum game poll Everyone's A Wally climbs the table into 51st position. Meanwhile there are two new entries in the form of MKII for the Sega 32X and Vid Grid for the Atari Jaguar...click --Here
6th May 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The total number of games voted for in this weeks update are Commodore 64 (1)..click --Here
*MSG* -  There may be a delay in any website and retro game poll updates as my computer is faulty but please continue to vote for your favourite games and I will include them in the next update.
22nd April 2014- Retro Game Polls - In the Amstrad game poll Manic Miner and Jetset Willy both gain a vote to keep at the top with Rollaround also maintaining it`s third position,also gaining a vote is Vindicators which climbs up to fourth. ..click --Here
15th Apr 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Amiga CD32) Oscar/Digger,Defender Of The Crown 2 and Frontier-Elite II are new entries in the Amiga CD32 game poll. ..click --Here
8th April 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Various) There has been some heavy voting this week!,the total number of votes and games voted for are Atari Jaguar (4), Atari ST (7), ZX Spectrum (56), Atari 7800 (1), Master System (3)..click --Here
1st Apr 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Atari St) Grav 2 by Martin Brownlow is top in the Atari ST game poll (Believe it or not!). ..click --Here
*MSG* -  There has been a last minute flurry of late votes this afternoon for games in both the Atari Jaguar and ST game polls,these will be updated in next weeks update.
22nd April 2014- Retro Game Polls - In the Amstrad game poll Manic Miner and Jetset Willy both gain a vote to keep at the top with Rollaround also maintaining it`s third position,also gaining a vote is Vindicators which climbs up to fourth. ..click --Here
15th Apr 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Amiga CD32) Oscar/Digger,Defender Of The Crown 2 and Frontier-Elite II are new entries in the Amiga CD32 game poll. ..click --Here
8th April 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Various) There has been some heavy voting this week!,the total number of votes and games voted for are Atari Jaguar (4), Atari ST (7), ZX Spectrum (56), Atari 7800 (1), Master System (3)..click --Here
1st Apr 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Atari St) Grav 2 by Martin Brownlow is top in the Atari ST game poll (Believe it or not!). ..click --Here
*MSG* -  There has been a last minute flurry of late votes this afternoon for games in both the Atari Jaguar and ST game polls,these will be updated in next weeks update.
25th Mar 2014-*MSG* -  Well another location where we used to play arcade games has gone as the Golden Fish Bar in West Bromwich has been demolished along with shops along side,this happened a few weeks ago perhaps the first week in March'14 and is sad as this fish & chip shop holds good memories,it also had some interesting arcade games located there over time which included a Star Wars Cockpit.
18th Mar 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Sega Dreamcast/Sega CD) The total number of votes and games voted for in this weeks update are Sega CD (1), Dreamcast (3), ..click --Here
9th Mar 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Atari St/Atari 5200) Grav 2 by Martin Brownlow is a new entry in the Atari ST game poll, in the A5200 game poll Ms Pacman,Pacman,Miner 2049er and H.E.R.O all climb the table. ..click --Here
4th Mar 2014- Retro Game Polls - (NES/Fam) In the Nes & Famicom game poll The Legend Of Zelda receives a vote but remains in 3rd position. ..click --Here
25th Feb 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600) The number of votes and games voted for in this weeks update are Atari 2600 (4), Nintendo 64 (1), Super Nintendo (1), Megadrive (1), Dreamcast (1), Vectrex (28) ..click --Here
18th Feb 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Nintendo Gameboy) Super RC Pro-am climbs up to 7th position in the Gameboy game poll. ..click --Here
6th Feb 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Sega SMS) The number of votes and games voted for in this weeks update are Sega Master System (1), ..click --Here
28th Jan 2014- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) The number of votes and games voted for in this weeks update are ZX Spectrum (3), ..click --Here
21st Jan 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The number of votes and games voted for in this weeks update are Pc Engine/Turbo Gfx16 (6), Acorn BBC (4), ..click --Here
*MSG* -  The remaining two Sinclair games I made in 2013 Terry The Turtle Vektor and Larry The Lander II are now in the World Of Spectrum (WOS) game archive where they can be downloaded or people can rate them,also I have uploaded a new video to my JAMMAJUP01 youtube channel-" Top 10 Zx Spectrum Homebrew games of 2013 " Here
14th Jan 2014- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 8-bit) Twomaze is a new entry in the Atari 8-bit computer game poll. click --Here
17th Dec 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The number of votes and games voted for in this weeks update are ZX Spectrum (6), ..click --Here
*MSG* -  It is unlikely there will an update in he retro gaming polls now until at least the first or second week in January 2014 but please continue to vote and I will of course compile the results for the next update.
*MSG* This JAMMAJUP webpage is 10 Years old on January 1st 2014 :)
*MSG* I would also like to wish everybody a Merry Xmas / Happy Holiday
10th Dec 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The number of votes and games voted for in this weeks update are Atari 5200 (3), Atari 7800 (5), Atari 2600 (5), and Atari 8-bit computers (5), Intellivision (1), ..click --Here
3rd Dec 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The number of votes and games voted for in this weeks update are Philips CD-i (3), Magnavox/G7000 (1) ..click --Here
26th Nov 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The number of votes for games in this weeks update are ZX Spectrum (6), NeoGeo (1), Super Nintendo (10), Arcade (5), Sega Saturn (2) ..click --Here
5th Nov 2013- Retro Game Polls - (N64) In the Nintendo 64 game poll Goldeneye retakes top spot with Star Fox 64 and WWF no mercy climbing into the top 10. Mario Kart 64 and Zelda Ocarina Of Time both gain a vote but remain in their previous position and WCW/WNO is a new entry. ..click --Here
22nd Oct 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The number of votes for games in this weeks update are NES (1), Acorn (1), Playstation (6), Arcade (5) ..click --Here
15th Oct 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Various) The number of votes for games in this weeks update are NES (8), Arcade (8), Master System (1), Super Nintendo (17), Game Boy (3), N64 (7), Megadrive (1), Commodore 64 (3), Sega CD (1) ..click --Here
8th Oct 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Amiga/Zx Spectrum/Dreamcast/Playstation) The number of votes for games in this update are Amiga (7), Zx Speccy (19), Dreamcast (6), Playstation (10) ..click --Here
1st Oct 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Amiga/Amstrad) Speedball 2 increases the lead in the Amiga game poll with Wings and Robocod also climbing the table,James Pond III-Operation Starfish is a new entry. In the Amstrad game poll Oh Mummy and Dizzy`s Kwik Snax climb the table with Marauder and Roland In Time entering the poll as new entries ..click --Here
*MSG* -  There has been some late voting in the Amiga,ZX Spectrum,Dreamcast and Playstation game polls,these will updated next Tuesday (8th Oct)
24th Sept 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Vectrex) Both Vector Pilot and Protector extend their lead at the top of the Vectrex poll with Vectrexians,Gravitrex and Pole Position climbing the table,the built in game Mine Storm is a new entry..click --Here
17th Sept 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Atari ST,Commodore 64,Playstation) There are six new entries in the Atari ST game poll which are Projectile,Super Sprint,Populous,Civilisation,Kick Off2 and Millennium2.2. In the C64 game poll Rocketball is a new entry and in the Playstation game poll Crash Bash is also new ..click --Here
10th Sept 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Amstrad CPC) Rollaround,Return Of The Jedi and vindicators climb the table with Manic Miner sharing top spot with Jetset Willy ..click --Here
3rd Sept 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Megadrive) Mortal Kombat is a new entry in the Sega Megadrive/Genesis game poll. ..click --Here
27th Aug 2013- Purple Unicorn Software - I have finished making Larry The Lander II-Cosmic carnage a game for the ZX Spectrum and it can be downloaded from the Purple Unicorn area of this webside. click --Here
Retro Game Polls - (Playstation) Fear Effect is new in the Playstation game poll..click --Here
20th Aug 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Various) Many votes in the game polls and all the climbers,new entries and no changes in position are as follows..
Atari ST 6 climbers ,Amstrad Cpc 3 climbers 1 NE ,
Playstation 5 climbers 1 no change ,Atari 5200 1 no change 2 climbers ,
Commodore 64 5 climbers 1 NE ,ZX Spectrum 4 climbers 1 NE 1 no change ,Arcade 3 climbers ,
Atari 7800 4 climbers 1 NE ,Super Nintendo 5 climbers 1 no change ,
Nintendo 64 4 climbers ,Dreamcast 3 climbers 1 no change 1 NE ,
Megadrive 5 climbers ,Saturn 2 climbers 1 NE ,Atari 2600 1 climber 1 NE 1 no change ,
Master Sys 2 NE 3 climbers ,NES 1 climber 1 NE 1 no change ,
Intellivision 1 climber 2 NE ,Atari 8-bit 1 NE ,Gameboy 1 climber . ..click --Here
1st Aug 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600/VCS) In the Atari VCS game poll Adventure and Yars Revenge climb in to the Top 5 places, Megamania and Pitfall 2-Lost Caverns climb into the top 20. ..click --Here
27th July 2013- *MSG* -  I am very busy with work in the week at the moment so the retro game polls will be updated every Tuesday instead of 48Hrs but please continue to submit your favourite classic games and i promise to compile and add them to the polls when i can.
Thanks-Jj
18th July 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Playstation,Nintendo 64,Super Nintendo,NES,Arcade) Resident Evil 2 climbs to the top of the Playstation game poll,In the N64 game poll Ocarina Of Time climbs to 5th position. Zelda - Link To The Past climbs to 8th in the Snes game poll and Super Mario Bros.3 retakes top spot in the Nintendo/Famicom poll. Crime Fighters is a new entry in the arcade game poll. ..click --Here
14th July 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600/VCS) There has been 15 votes for Atari games in the Atari VCS/2600 retro game poll. ..click --Here
12th July 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Super Nintendo/Playstation) Final Fantasy III climbs to 8th position in the Snes poll and in the Playstation game poll Metal Gear Solid take top spot with Resident Evil 2 and Final Fantasy VII climbing to 3rd and 4th respectively,Xenogears is a new entry. ..click --Here
6th July 2013- Purple Unicorn Software - I have finished and released Terry The Turtle Vektor (Special Edition) and it can be downloaded from the Purple Unicorn area of this webside. click --Here
28th Jun 2013- Purple Unicorn Software - Ant Harper at retrogamescollector.com has the exclusive on my new version of Terry The Turtle -TTT-Vektor,again i thank him for the article.
To visit his site and read it yourself click --Here
23rd Jun 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Nes/Famicom) In the 8-bit Nintendo game poll Dragon Warrior III (Dragon Quest III) is a new entry. ..click --Here
22nd Jun 2013- Purple Unicorn Software - Mr Ant Harper at retrogamescollector.com has reviewed my new Terry The Turtle game,i thank him for the article and what is a positive review. To visit his site and read it yourself click --Here
20th Jun 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Super Nintendo) In the Snes game poll Street Fighter II - The World Warrior climbs upto 2nd position. ..click --Here
17th June 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Pc Engine/Turbo Gfx) In the Pc Engine game poll Twin Cobra (Kyukyoku Tiger) climbs upto 4th position. ..click --Here
16th Jun 2013- Purple Unicorn Software - I have finished all three versions of Terry The Turtle and they can be downloaded from the Purple Unicorn area of this webside.I did want to release the game on the 1st of June (my birthday) but as it is released on Father`s day i dedicate the game to my own Father who died of cancer in 2001 aged 52,RIP dad. click --Here
14th June 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 8-bit Computer) In the Atari 8 bit computer game poll River Raid climbs to the No.1 position. ..click --Here
13th June 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Various) In the retro game polls there has been 13 votes for games across the same number of systems which are Amstrad Cpc-The Bards Tale ,C64-Ghouls`n Ghosts ,Amiga-Speedball 2 ,Gameboy-R-Type ,Snes-Street Fighter II ,N64-Mario Kart ,Master Sys-Sonic , Megadrive-Ghouls`n Ghosts ,Dreamcast-Crazy Taxi ,Zx Spectrum-Rock Star Ate My Hamster ,Neogeo-Double Dragon ,Playstation-Crash Bandicoot ,Atari 7800-Impossible Mission. ..click --Here
11th June 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Megadrive,Dreamcast,Sega CD) There has been some more voting in the retro game polls,the systems and number of games voted for are -Megadrive (9) ,Dreamcast (7) ,Sega CD (3). ..click --Here
7th June 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Nintendo 64) Perfect Dark climbs back into 2nd position,there has also been votes for Turok,Turok 2 and Super Smash Bros. ..click --Here
1st June 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600/VCS) There has been 41 votes for Atari 2600 games,the changes are as follows- (24) New Entries, (11) Climbers, (6) No change in position. ..click --Here
30th May 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) In the Commodore 64 game poll Bruce Lee climbs to 3rd position and Donald Duck`s Playground is a new entry. ..click --Here
23rd May 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Megadrive,Arcade,NeoGeo) There has been quite a lot of voting in the retro game polls so here is a quick count of the votes and systems, Arcade (24), Megadrive (6), NeoGeo (7).click --Here
18th Mar 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) Ghouls`n Ghosts,Ghostbusters and New Zealand Story climb the table, Kikstart 2 and Katakis (Denaris) are new entries. ..click --Here
16th May 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Super Nintendo) In the Snes poll Super Mario World increases the gap even further at the top with Super Mario Kart climbing up to 4th position and Super Mario All Stars climbing upto 12th position...click --Here
9th May 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Dreamcast) Sonic Adventure climbs to 4th position in the Sega Dreamcast game poll. ..click --Here
6th May 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Zx Spectrum) 3D Space Wars by Graftgold (Steve Turner) receives a vote and therefore is a new entry in the Sinclair Zx Spectrum game poll. ..click --Here
30th April 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 8 bit computer,Atari 7800 and Super Nintendo) In the Atari computer game poll River Raid and Frogger climb the table,in the 7800 game poll Dig Dug extends the lead it has at the top with Galaga,Fatal Run and Impossible Mission climbing the table. In the Atari VCS poll Polaris is a new entry and in the Snes game poll Super Mario RPG - Legend Of The Seven Stars is a new entry, 6 other Snes games climb the table ..click --Here
27th Apr 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Nes/Famicom) In the NES game poll Metal Storm,Duck Tails,Kirby`s Adventure and Crisis force all climb the table,Little Samson is a new entry. ..click --Here
24th April 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600,Nintendo 64,Arcade) Q-bert climbs to 17th in the Atari VCS poll,Hammerin`Harry is a new entry in the Arcade game poll and in the N64 game poll Perfect Dark receives a vote but remains in 3rd position,it closes the gap to Super Mario 64 above in second..click --Here
16th April 2013- Retro Game Polls - (NES,Sega Master,Zx Spectrum) Duck Tails climbs up the table in the Nes game poll,Lucky Dime Caper climbs the Sega Master System game poll. JetPac once again retakes top spot in the Zx Spectrum game poll..click --Here
14th April 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Zx Spectrum) Knightlore gains a vote in the Sinclair Zx Spectrum game poll,it closes the gap to Sabre Wulf in 6th but does not gain the position. ..click --Here
10th April 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Dreamcast,Zx Spectrum) Power Stone 2 is new in the Dreamcast poll and in the Zx Sinclair Spectrum game poll Jet Pac climbs back into 2nd position. ..click --Here
9th April 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn BBC,Zx Spectrum,Arcade) In the Bbc Micro poll Chuckie Egg increases its lead at the top with Starship Command and Dare Devil Dennis climbing the table,there are also 4 new entries. In the Arcade poll both Star Wars and Defender climb up the table with Super Don Quix-ote,Pacland and Roc`n Rope as new entries. Finally in the ZX Spectrum poll Bruce Lee,Ant Attack,Death Chase,Rebel Star and Laser Squad all climb the table. ..click --Here
8th April 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Zx Spectrum) Atic Atac retakes top spot with Jetset Willy advancing to 3rd,Boulder Dash,Return Of The Things,Fred and Starquake also climb the table. There are 4 new entries. ..click --Here
5th April 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Panasonic 3DO) Space Hulk climbs upto 3rd position after receiving a single vote in the 3DO game poll ..click --Here
2nd April 2013- *MSG* -  The VIDEOPAC / ODYSSEY 2 FORUM is new to the retro game links area,you can also visit the forum by clicking --Here
28th Mar 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Nes/Famicom) Super Mario Bros. is now top of the Nes game poll and both Fellix The Cat and Elevator Action are new entries ..click --Here
26th Mar 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) In the C64 game poll Great Giana Sisters moves to the top of the table after receiving yet another vote ..click --Here
22nd Mar 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Super Nintendo) In the Snes poll Super Mario World increases the gap at the top with Contra 3 climbing upto 5th position and Street Fighter Alpha 2 is a new entry ..click --Here
13th Mar 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64,Vectrex) In the C64 poll Wizard Of War climbs to 4th position and Vector Pilot climbs to top spot in the Vectrex game poll..click --Here
2nd Mar 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Sega Master System) Transbot,Cheese Cat-astrophe and Psychic Fox climb the table, Alex Kidd in Miracle World increases it`s lead at the top of the table even further and Castle Of Illusion is a new entry. .click --Here
24th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore Amiga) Stunt Car Racer,Super Cars II,Lotus Turbo Challenge II and Turrican II all advance up the table. Shadow Of The Beast,Agony and Turrican 3 are new entries in to the Amiga game poll..click --Here
22nd Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) There has been a vote for Astronut by Software Projects which means the game climbs to the dizzy height of 38th position..click --Here
21st Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Vectrex) Protector takes top spot in the Vectrex game poll with Vector Pilot climbing back into 2nd spot...click --Here
19th Feb 2013- Purple Unicorn Software - I have finished my entry for the CGC (Cr*p Game Competition) 2013,Larry The Lander is now available to download from the Purple Unicorn software area of this website. It has of course also been submitted to the official CGC 2013 website and reviewed by this years judge Dave `R-TAPE` from World Of Spectrum.org, to read the full review of Larry visit the website. click --COMP SYS SINCLAIR CRAP GAMES COMPETITION 2013
ALSO  Retro Game Polls - (Atari 8 bit Computers) M.U.L.E is a new entry in the Atari 8 bit computer game poll..click --Here
18th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Colecovision,Acorn BBC) Lady Bug retakes top spot in the Colecovision game poll with Pepper II cliimbing to 7th,in the Acorn Bbc game poll Sphinx Adventure climbs to 3rd position..click --Here
16th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Sega Dreamcast) There has been plenty of votes in the Dreamcast game poll but Soul Calibur remains in top spot..click --Here
12th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Nintendo 64,Magnavox 2 / Videopac) Starcraft 64 is a new entry in the N64 game poll and "I`ve Got Your Number" is a new entry in the Odyssey 2 / Videopac game poll..click --Here
11th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) There has been votes for Manic Miner and both Jetset Willy games,as a result Manic Miner is now in 3rd position..click --Here
10th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Sega 32X,Amiga CD32,Dreamcast) In the 32X poll Cosmic Carnage is a new entry,in the Dreamcast poll both Shenmue and Soul Calibur increase the gap at the top with Crazy Taxi,Crazy Taxi 2 and Jet Set Radio climbing the table,there are also 3 new entries. There is also some action in the Amiga Cd32 poll with Microcosm increasing its lead and Battle Chess and Worms are new entries..click --Here
9th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (94 game votes across 20 systems) I finally managed to get the polls updated and the total number of game votes & systems are Vectrex (3), Atari 2600 (14) ,Philips Cd-i (3) ,N64 (7) ,Gameboy (9) ,SNES (6) ,C64 (6) ,Intellivision (2) ,Playstation (5) ,Master Sys (3) ,Jaguar (1) ,Sega CD (3) ,NES (9) ,Arcade (16) ,Pc Engine (1) ,Megadrive (1) ,Sega 32X (1) ,Saturn (1) and Dreamcast (1) ..click --Here
8th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls -  There has been more voting over night (85 game votes across 15 systems),i will get the polls updated by Saturday morning -in the next 24Hrs .
7th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Master Sys,Nes,Playstation) In the Sega Master System poll Wonderboy III closes the gap on Alex Kidd but remains in second,Golvellius and Rastan climb higher up the table and Populous,Cloud Master and Spell Caster are new entries.
In the Nintendo 8-bit Famicom game poll Castlevania II climbs to 2nd position and both Contra and Ninja Gaiden climb the table.
In The Playstaion game poll both Wipeout and Silent Hill take top spots with Tekken 3 climbing into the Top 10,Tony Hawk,Scariest Police Chases,Whizz,Wipeout 3 and Ape Escape are new entries..click --Here

4th Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls -  I have had a minor problem with my computer but i have finally managed to update the retro game polls over the last 3 days with over 300 votes (phew!) .click --Here
1st Feb 2013- Retro Game Polls - (311 game votes across 15 systems) This is a real massive amount of voting in the game polls and my GT 9500 graphics card has become faulty but i hope to update everything as soon as possible.
30th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) Paradroid receives a single vote and so climbs upto 9th position in the C64 game poll ..click --Here
28th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (14 game votes across 5 systems) Number of game votes and systems are Arcade (2),Megadrive (3),PC Engine (3),Sega CD (3),Atari 2600 (3).click --Here
Sonic The hedgehog on Megadrive is the 2nd game in all the game polls to hit 10 votes :) .

26th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Neogeo pocket) Gals Fighters climbs back into the top 3 positions after receiving a single vote ..click --Here
25th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Super Nintendo/Megadrive) In the Megadrive / Genesis game poll Rocket Knight Adventures gains a vote but remains in 7th and in the SNES game poll Super Metroid gains its second vote in two days and climbs into 3rd position. ..click --Here
24th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (79 game votes across 14 systems) Number of game votes and systems are Neogeo Pocket (2),Saturn (12),NES (2),Atari 7800 (1),Panasonic 3DO (1),SNES (8),Amiga (4),Dreamcast (7),Playstation (1),Commodore 64 (12),Master System (4),Nintendo64 (2),Megadrive (16),Sega CD (7).Sonic 3 for the Megadrive is the first game on any system to hit 10 votes in the game polls :) ..click --Here
22nd Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Intellivision) Utopia retakes top spot in the Intellivision game poll ..click --Here
21st Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) MicroProse Soccer is a new entry in the Commodore 64 game poll ..click --Here
20th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) Pacman climbs to 3rd position in the arcade game poll..click --Here
YouTube channel (JAMMAJUP01) -  I have uploaded to my channel a video of my Top 10 favourite Atari 2600 games...click --Here
18th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600) Millipede is a new entry in the Atari VCS/2600 game poll ..click --Here
15th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) Hypersports retakes the top spot with Sabre Wulf and Jetset Willy climbing upto 3rd and 6th respectively,Rockstar Ate My Hamster climbs up to 38th position..click --Here
YouTube channel (JAMMAJUP01) -  I have uploaded to my channel a video of my Top 10 favourite Homebrew ZX Spectrum games of 2012...click --Here
14th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Amstrad Cpc/Commodore Amiga) Oh Mummy is a new entry in the Amstrad game poll,in the Amiga poll Speed Ball increases its lead at the top and Wings is a new entry...click --Here
13th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Nintendo Gameboy) Tetris and Super Mario Land increase their lead at the top of the poll,Super Mario Land 2-6 Gold Coins joins them by climbing up into 3rd position and the InfoGenius Productivity Pak is a new entry...click --Here
12th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum Homebrew) I have included my own top ZX Spectrum Homebrew games of 2012,they are LumASCII,MajiKazo,Freddie Lakers Airline Capers,Lost Tapes Of Albion,Shuttlebug,More Tea Vicar?,Chess Board Attack V1.1,Speccy Bros and Yumiko In The Haunted Mansion...click --Here
9th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) Gauntlet climbs to 19th and Jetset Willy II receives its second vote in two days to climb up to 10th position..click --Here
8th Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Various) More action in the retro game polls with 35 votes across 10 retro systems,game votes for each system are as follows-Playstation (5),Neogeo (3),Neogeo pocket (4),CD-i (4),Atari 7800 (2),N64 (3),Sega CD (3),Dreamcast (4),Acorn (3),Zx Spectrum (2)..click --Here
5th Jan 2013- Arcade Game Locations - Shock Troopers in a video master cab has appeared in Dixie Chicken (old Khans Amusements)-Great Bridge,Tipton. This is no doubt the same cabinet and game that appeared in Ali`s Rooster House Lodge Rd, West Bromwich in March 2011 ..click --Here
3rd Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) The game `Deceptor` by Artech is a new entry in the C64 game poll ..click --Here
2nd Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Amstrad CPC) JetSet Willy,Manic Miner,JSW II and Rollaround increase their lead in the top 4 positions,both Return Of The Jedi and Vindicators are new entries ..click --Here
1st Jan 2013- Retro Game Polls - (Vectrex) Fortress Of Narzod,Vector Pilot and Webwars climb to the top three places,Bedlam climbs to 6th and Star Castle is a new entry in the Vectrex game poll..click --Here
*MSG* -  HAPPY NEW YEAR to all and HAPPY 9TH BIRTHDAY JAMMAJUP WEBSITE which i uploaded for the first time this day in 2004
28th Dec 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Playstation,C64,Arcade,ZX Homebrew,Megadrive,NES)
More changes in the retro game polls-Playstatiion (7 climbers,5 New Entries),C64 (2 climbers,1 New Entry),Arcade (8 climbers,3 new entries,1 no change),ZX homebrew (3 climbers,11 new entries),Megadrive (1 climber),Nes (1 climber)..click --Here
27th Dec 2012- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) There has been some serious voting in the game polls and i will try to update everything by the end of today. To start there has been 42 votes in the ZX Sinclair Spectrum game poll with 25 climbers and 17 new entries,the classic Atic Atac retakes top spot..click --Here
26th Dec 2012- Arcade Game Known Locations - My cousin KAJ recalls Knights Of The Round being in the Rainbow chinese take-away in Great Bridge-Tipton.This has now been added to the known locations archive..click --Here
25th Dec 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Playstation) Disruptor and Alien Resurrection are new entries in the Playstation game poll..click --Here
*MSG* -  MERRY CHRISTMAS / HOLIDAYS to all.
16th Dec 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Saturn,Super Nintendo,N64) Panzer Dragoon Saga climbs to 6th in the Saturn poll,in the snes poll Castlevania IV takes top spot and Pop`n Twinbee is a new entry. In the Nintendo 64 game poll both Doom 64 and Jet Force Gemini are new entries..click --Here
*MSG* -  I suggested some Top 10`s on the game gravel forum for their `Top 10` segment of the Retro Gaming Roundup podcast and one of them `Top 10 Konami arcade games` has been chosen for the No55 Dec 2012 podcast which is great!, I imagine it will be released at the end of Dec about Christmas time and you will be able to download the podcast from the archive,also i recommend you check out the Game Gravel and podcast forum which you will find under the `Social` tab..Retro Gaming Roundup Podcasts.
11th Dec 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Atari ST computers) There are 11 new entries in the Atari ST game poll including Jimmy Whites,RVF Honda and Horror Zombies From the Crypt ..click --Here
6th Dec 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Megadrive/Gen) Sonic 3 increases its lead at the top of the Megadrive game poll ..click --Here
5th Dec 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Atari St) Karateka by Jordon Mechner is a new entry in the Atari St game poll and slots straight into second position ..click --Here
*MSG* -  I have been mentioned in episode 54 of the Retro Gaming Roundup podcast for Nov 2012 which is a first for me,on the Game Gravel Forum i nominated one of my favourite arcade games `Eyes` by Rock-ola to be played in the `It came from Mame` podcast segment and it was chosen, forum member `Jammajup` was mentioned as i nominated it. To download RGR 54 - Nov2012 or their other great podcasts visit the podcast archive,also i recommend you check out the Game Gravel and podcast forum which you will find under the `Social` tab..Retro Gaming Roundup Podcasts. I am mentioned around 16mins into the massive 6HR podcast.
4th Dec 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Dreamcast) Headhunter is a new entry in the Dreamcast game poll ..click --Here
2nd Dec 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn BBC,A2600,Philips CD-i,Arcade) Dare Devil Dennis climbs back into the top 5 in the Acorn game poll and The 7th Guest is now a new entry in the CD-i poll. In the Atari 2600 game poll both Defender II and Centipede climb to 16th and 17th respectively,finally Magic Sword is a new entry in the Arcade game poll ..click --Here
1st Dec 2012- *MSG* -  Happy 17th Birthday World Of Spectrum.org
28th Nov 2012- *MSG* -  Yesterday someone voted in the Panasonic 3DO game poll for `7th Guest`,unfortunately this game was never released for the 3DO only the PC,Mac and CD-i.
Did you get mixed up and mean Philips CD-i ?,if so please vote again.Thanks -Jj
27th Nov 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) Armalyte is once again top with Wizball and Delta climbing to 6th and 7th respectively ..click --Here
25th Nov 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Amstrad CPC) Jetset Willy and Manic Miner increase their lead at the top while Jetset Willy II climbs to 3rd and Rollaround is a new entry in 4th . Amstrad game poll ..click --Here
23rd Nov 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Zx Spectrum) The Great Escape is a new entry in the Sinclair Zx Spectrum game poll ..click --Here
19th Nov 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Arcade) 1943-The Battle Of Midway is a new entry in the Arcade game poll ..click --Here
17th Nov 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Nintendo Gameboy,N64) In the Gameboy game poll Zelda Links Awakening is a new entry and in the N64 poll Zelda Oricana Of Time climbs to 4th in the table ..click --Here
13th Nov 2012- *MSG* -  Terry The Turtle the ZX Spectrum game i am working on is around 40% complete so visit the Purple Unicorn area for new screen shots,also i have uploaded some new youtube vids so visit my YT channel here--Here
6th Nov 2012- Retro Game Polls - (C64,Amiga) In the Commodore 64 game poll Bruce Lee,Exploding Fist and Giana Sisters climb to joint 2nd position,Fist II climbs to 3rd with Uridium,Monty On The Run and Ghost Busters as new entries.In the Amiga poll the classic Lotus Turbo Esprit Challenge takes top spot with Lemmings,SWIV,Skid Marks and Mega-lo-mania climbing the table,Monkey Island and Sam & Max are new entries ..click --Here
25th Oct 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Vectrex,Intellivision,Coleco,Magnavox,Jaguar,7800,2600) Lots of action in the polls so i will be brief-Vectrex= 3 climbers and 2 new entries,Intelliviision=1 climber and 4 new entries,Coleco= 4 climbers and 1 new entry,Magnovox= 1 climber and 2 no change,Jaguar= 2 climbers,2 new entries and 1 no change,7800= 5 climbers,2600= 3 climbers and Pitfall! increases its lead at the top. ..click --Here
24th Oct 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Snes,Dreamcast,Gameboy) Eartbound (Mother2) climbs to 15th spot in the Super Nintendo poll,the classic Jet Set Radio climbs to 5th in the Dreamcast poll and Tetris retakes top spot in the Gameboy poll ..click --Here
22nd Oct 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders is a new entry in the C64 game poll ..click --Here
20th Oct 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Amstrad CPC) Jetset Willy and Manic Miner increase their lead at the top of the Amstrad poll with Aliens and Feud as new entries,there appear to be more than one Aliens game on the CPC and i presumed that the game nominated was the first person Electric Dreams game,if this was wrong and it was the ED/Mr Micro US version let me know and i will correct it. ..click --Here
18th Oct 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 8-bit comp) Montezumas Revenge,Dig Dug,H.E.R.O and Defender climb to the top of the poll with Necromancer as a new entry . click --Here
16th Oct 2012- *MSG* -  I have some sad news as the game designer Mike Singleton passed away on October 10th,he was one of the few old bedroom game programmers still in the video game industry today and was associated with such games as Lords Of Midnight,Doomdarks Revenge,Midwinter and Carrier Command.

RIP Mike Singleton
RIP MIKE SINGLETON


*MSG*  -  `Pac-Land` has been added to the video game locations archive as once being in the Park Lane chippy in Tipton,thanks once again go to my cousin KAJ for his memory recall. click --Here
13th Oct 2012- *MSG* -  The Basement Arcade.co.uk is new to the retro game links area,you can also visit thebasementarcade.co.uk by clicking --Here
6th Oct 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Playstation,Dreamcast,N64,Megadrive,MasterSystem & Sega CD) In the Playstation poll Metal Gear Solid takes top spot with Parodius climbing up to 8th spot and LandMaker is a new entry,in the Dreamcast poll Shenmue2 takes top spot and Phantasy Star online climbs to 5th ,in the N64 game poll Perfect Dark retakes top spot with both Turok and Wave Racer climbing into the top 5.In the Megadrive game poll Tazmania and Columns climb to 13th & 15th respectively. Finally Transbot is a new entry in the Master System game poll and Wolfchild in the Sega CD poll . click --Here
24th Sep 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Magnavox/Commodore 64/Arcade/ZX Spectrum) K.C Munchkin takes top spot in the Magnavox game poll with Pickaxe Pete and Monkey Shine as new entries,in the C64 poll Exploding Fist and IK+ climb the table and Blue Max is a new entry.In the arcade game poll Galaga and Commando climb well up into the Top 10 and Kung-fu Master is a new entry,finally in the ZX Spectrum poll Jet Pac and Atic Atac retake top spot and there are 13 other climbers,Manic Miner holds its position in 5th . click --Here
23rd Sep 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Intellivision) Utopia takes top spot in the Intellivision poll and Scooby Doo`s Maze Chase and Beauty and the Beast are new entries. click --Here
22nd Sep 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Sega 32X/Atari 8-bit) Hot chicks is a new entry in the 32X game poll,in the Atari 8-bit poll Gorf and Zaxxon climb to the top of the table with Diamond Mine,Leggit! and Deluxe Invaders as new entries.. click --Here
 *MSG* -  Diamond mine was voted for in the Atari 8-bit poll but there are three Diamond Mine games for the system by different designers-ACE,Blue Ribbon and Roklan, i have gone with the Roklan game-if this was wrong and the person who voted is reading this please contact me with the correct game using either the Atari 8-bit voting box or jup@jammajup.co.uk-Thanks Jj
19th Sep 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn BBC/Electron) Elite retakes top spot in the Acorn game poll. click --Here
16th Sep 2012- Retro Game Polls - There has been a lot of activity in the polls,i am busy today so it may take longer than 24Hrs to update,the number of votes by system is as follows:-NES (6), Colecovision (9), Sega CD (4), Megadrive (12), 32X (3), A7800 (5), A2600 (9), Arcade (13), Vectrex (12), Snes (4). click --Here
I would also like to thank Darryl of vectorgaming.proboards.com and vectrex.wikia.com for the new Vectrex and Coleco links and promoting the polls.

15th Sep 2012- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) H.E.R.O is a new entry in the Sinclair Spectrum games poll!. click --Here
 *MSG* -  Neogeo links have now been added to the `reto game links` page . click --Here
13th Sep 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Super Nintendo) Super Aleste climbs to 15th in the Snes game poll after receiving a single vote .click --Here
3rd Sep 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Nes) Gargoyle`s Quest II - The Demon Darkness is a new entry in the Nes/Famicom game poll .click --Here
31st Aug 2012- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum/Snes) The three Parodius Super Nintendo games (non-sense-fantasy,Fantastic journey and chatting Parodius) are new entries and in the Zx Spectrum poll The Light Corridor,Rodland and Astro Marine Corps are new. In the Zx homebrew poll Invasion Of The Zombie Monsters takes top spot with La Corona Encantada,Thieves School and Genesis:Dawn Of A New Day as new entries .click --Here
30th Aug 2012- *MSG* -  The ZX Spectrum game poll now includes homebrew games in a separate table . click --Here
27th Aug 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Nes/Playstation) Xevious is a new entry in the Nes game poll and Parodius (Da!) climbs to 15th position in the Playstation poll .click --Here
24th Aug 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Nes/Famicom) A single vote for Super Mario Bros 3 increases its lead at the top in the Nes game poll .click --Here
22nd Aug 2012- Retro Game Polls - (C64/Amiga) Both Commando and Great Gianna Sisters climb into the Top 5 in the Commodore 64 game poll and Elvira II - The Jaws Of Cerberus is a new entry in the Commodore Amiga game poll .click --Here
21st Aug 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Amiga) Altered beast is a new entry in the Commodore Amiga game poll .click --Here
18th Aug 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Sony Playstation) A vote for Kula World (Roll Away / Kula Quest) lifts the game to 15th in the PS game poll .click --Here
13th Aug 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Atari ST) There are 71 new entries in the ST game poll !! but `Gods` is still top of the table .click --Here
12th Aug 2012- *MSG* -  I have scanned my Cosmic Alien title plate (marquee) for a fellow arcade collector David Mikonos in Spain,this high resolution scan is now available to download from the arcade cabinet pictures page. click --Here
9th Aug 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64/Arcade/Gameboy) Impossible Mission Increases its lead at the top of the C64 poll with Bruce Lee and Boulder Dash also climbing the table,Kikstart is a new entry.In the Nintendo Gameboy poll both Super Marioland and Tetris get votes and so climb to the top.The arcade game poll has also seen action as R-type re-takes 1st place,there has also been votes for Slap Fight,Outrun and Robotron 2084 is a new entry .click --Here
21st Jul 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Sega Megadrive/Gen) There has been change in the Sega Megadrive game poll with Sonic 3 taking top spot and gains for Rocket Knight Adv.,Gunstar Heroes,Panic On Funkotron,Quackshot,Streets Of Rage 2 and Golden Axe 2. New entries are Earthworm Jim,Phantasy Star II and The Legend Of Thor (Beyond Oasis) .click --Here
16th Jul 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Nintendo Gameboy) It has been a long time coming but there has finally been a vote for a Pokemon game in the Gameboy poll,the vote has gone for Pokemon Blue .click --Here
14th Jul 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Megadrive/Sega CD/Nes) Lords Of Thunder and Jaguar Xj220 climb to the top of the Sega CD game poll while Super Mario Bros retakes top spot in the NES poll. Robocop Vs Terminator is a new entry in the Megadrive/Genesis poll .click --Here
12th Jul 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Sega CD) Lords Of Thunder is a new entry in the Sega CD game polll .click --Here
10th Jul 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Sega CD/NeoGeo) Bari Arm and AX-101 climb to the top in the Sega CD poll and Last Resort is now top in the NeoGeo home AES poll .click --Here
7th Jul 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Sega CD/NeoGeo) A single vote for Final Fight ensures top spot in the Sega CD poll and there is big change in the NeoGeo poll with votes for all of the King Of Fighters and Metal Slug series,also Shock Troopers 2nd Squad,Pulstar,Blazing Star,Alpha Mission 2,Andro Dunos,Aero Fighters 2&3, Shock Troopers and Zed Blade .click --Here
5th Jul 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Super Nintendo) Super Aleste (Space Megaforce) is a new entry .click --Here
25th June 2012- *MSG* -  This week (June 25th-30th) the webside is being updated.
UPDATES:-
-HTML and image name changes for better search engine optimization (SEO)
-New arcade manual and data uploads
-New retro systems in the game polls including Atari 5200/7800/8-bit computers.Magnavox Odyssey,Sega 32X/Mega CD and the Amiga Cd32
-Updated Retro and Arcade game website links.
21st Jun 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Vectrex) The excellent homebrew game Patriots by John Dondzila is a new entry .click --Here
11th Jun 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn BBC) HyperSports is a new entry with Chuckie Egg taking top spot and Monsters,Bruce Lee and Atic Atac climbing the table.(Atari 2600) Spiderman is a new entry and there has been votes for Adventure,Pitfall!,Phoenix,Asteroids,Empire Strikes Back,Pacman,H.E.R.O and Galaxian .click --Here
8th Jun 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Super Nintendo) Street Fighter 2 climbs to 3rd and International Superstar Soccer climbs to 15th in the Snes poll.click --Here
5th Jun 2012- Retro Game Polls - There are two new entries in the retro game polls Enduro (Atari 2600) and Space Hulk-Vengeance Of The Blood Angels (Sega Saturn) .click --Here
3rd Jun 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Sega Master Sys) A vote for Alex Kidd in miracle world now means it increases the gap at the top and is three votes ahead of Wonder Boy III - Dragons Trap in second .click --Here
30th May 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Atari Jaguar) Aliens Vs Predator increases its lead with Raiden and Tempest 2000 climbing to 2nd and 3rd respectively,also there new entries for BattleSphere Gold and both Iron Soldier 1&2.Also thanks to the voter who pointed out i had duplicated Tempest 2000 in the poll,i check these polls every day and still i did not notice doh!.click --Here
28th May 2012- Retro Game Polls - COMING SOON! Some time before July there are going to be 7 new systems introduced into the retro game polls,the new systems are Atari 5200,Atari 7800,Atari-8bit Computers (400/800/XL/XE),Magnavox I/II,Amiga Cd32,Sega MegaCD and the Sega 32X.If anyone wants to vote for their top games for these machines before the polls are ready they can use the new single contact box on the retro polls page,i will include all the early votes when the new polls are finished and uploaded. click --Here
26th May 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600) H.E.R.O is a new entry in the Atari VCS games poll!. click --Here also (C64) Impossible Mission retakes top position in the Commodore 64 games poll!. click --Here
24th May 2012- Purple Unicorn Software -  The Purple Unicorn Software page is updated now with new links to games i am working on so you can see my work in progress. :)--Here
23st May 2012- Retro Game Polls - (NES) Megaman 2 climbs to top spot in the Nintendo Entertainment System game poll after receiving another vote!. click --Here
21st May 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Megadrive) Shining Force is a new entry in the Megadrive / Genesis game poll!. click --Here
18th May 2012- Retro Game Polls -  Super Mario 64 retakes top spot,with Zelda OOT and Harvest Moon 64 climbing to 5th and 6th respectively in the N64 game poll,Addams Family is a new entry in the NES game poll
10th May 2012- You Tube Vids -  I have uploaded to Youtube a demo of `Barry Bumble` a game i have started work on for the Zx Spectrum. Click the link to visit.
7th May 2012- Arcade Game Polls -  Star Wars climbs up to 5th in the arcade game poll. click -Here
30th Apr 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn) Repton is a new entry in the Acorn games poll,Sphinx Adventure climbs to 3rd position and once again Elite is top!. click --Here
26th Apr 2012- You Tube Vids -  The Youtube video i uploaded of me completing the game `The Hobbit` on the Spectrum in less than 7minutes received over 200 hits in the last 24 hrs!,that's ten times more hits than it has had in the last month so it has attracted some attention. I also have a video of me completing the game in 5min 27sec too but have not uploaded it yet because i am confident i can complete it even faster-i am aiming for around 5min 15sec.
23rd Apr 2012- *MSG* -  HAPPY 30TH BIRTHDAY SINCLAIR ZX SPECTRUM.
21st Apr 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Commodore 64) Commando,Bruce Lee,River Raid,Boulder Dash,Wizard Of War and Falcon Patrol are all new entries in the C64 games poll!. click --Here
17th Apr 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Atari 2600) Defender II is a new entry in the Atari 2600 games poll!. click --Here
16th Apr 2012- *MSG* - Well it has finally happened,the last diner / fish bar i know of that still has video arcade games on site is the Kings fish bar in Brierley Hill high st,i have noticed the games have now gone which means it is the end of an era. sad
8th Apr 2012- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) Hypersports regains top spot in the Sinclair Spectrum games poll!. click --Here
6th Apr 2012- Retro Game Polls - Pacman World is a new entry in the Playstation game poll , Marvel Vs Capcom 2 climbs to 5th position in the Sega Dreamcast poll, Both Gods (Atari St) and Alex Kidd in Miracle World (SMS) increase their lead at the top .click --Here
5th Apr 2012- Purple Unicorn Software - I have had some positive feedback from friends and other retro gamers with my Spectrum game `Pip The Pipistrelle`, Pip has also caught the eye of Ant Harper at retrogamescollector.com who has reviewed the game and also published a Q&A session with me. To read the full article. click --Retrogamescollector.com
" more " Also i have uploaded to my Youtube channel a video of Blitz-Halls which appears to be an unfinished fast version of Halls Of The Things,the game file along with various other Design-Design related documentation, game code and other downloads like the Zeus assembler can be obtained from non other than Simon Brattels site. desdes.com
1st Apr 2012- Retro Game Polls - (NeoGeo AES/CD) Kabuki Klash,Metal Slug 3 and Blue`s Journey are new entries. click --Here
30th Mar 2012- *MSG* - Due to duplicate google accounts i managed to accidentally erase my Jammajup youtube account (doh!),so i have had to upload the three game vids Pip,Hobbit and Halls again to my new youtube account which is JAMMAJUP01.
29th Mar 2012- Retro Game Polls - There has been more heavy voting in the retro game polls with 45 votes spread across 6 different systems - Megadrive (10),Master System (5),Zx Spectrum (11),Snes (2),Amiga (13) and Acorn (4) .click --Here
27th Mar 2012- You Tube Vids -  I have uploaded another vid to you tube of me playing Halls Of The Things
26th Mar 2012- You Tube Vids -  I have uploaded two videos to you tube,the first of me completing Pip The Pipistrelle and the second of me completing one of my favourite Spectrum games The Hobbit in just 7 mins but i will try and better that time.
22nd Mar 2012- Retro Game Polls - There has been some heavy voting in the retro game polls with 52 votes spread across 7 different systems click --Here
13th Mar 2012- Purple Unicorn Software -  My first Spectrum game `Pip The Pipistrelle` is finished and released,i found the Manic Miner / Jetset Willy Editor JSWED was the perfect game making tool and the game was finished in just 10 Weeks!,so if you feel like playing a platform game with an original story for a change you can pick up Pip free from the new Purple Unicorn area of the site. click --Here
7th Mar 2012- Retro Game Polls - (ZX Spectrum) Hypersports takes top spot in the Sinclair Spectrum games poll!. click --Here
6th Mar 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Pc Engine/Turbo Gfx) A vote for Kyukyoku Tiger / Twin Cobra means the game climbs to 4th position behind Puzznic in the Pc engine table. click --Here
4th Mar 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Nnintendo 64 + Super Nintendo) A vote for Mario Kart 64 means 007 Golden Eye is finally caught in 2nd position in the N64 poll. click --Here also Castlevania IV gains a vote in the Snes poll but remains in 2nd place. click --Here
1st Mar 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Pc Engine/Turbo Gfx) A vote for Puzznic means the game climbs to 3rd position!. click --Here
27th Feb 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Amiga) Another single vote for Moonstone (A hard days Knight) takes it up to 11th in the Amiga games poll. click --Here
8th Feb 2012- Retro Game Polls - There has been several votes for games in the polls,the number of games voted for in each poll are Arcade (10),Dreamcast (7),Neogeo Aes (7),Master System (14),Snes (3),Megadrive (12),Playstation (11). click --Here
7th Feb 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Dreamcast) Shenmue is now firmly in first position after receiving another vote. click --Here
6th Feb 2012- New Retro Game Link - SUPERJOYSTIX is a new website please visit --Here
22th Jan 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Acorn) Mr Ee climbs into 2nd position behind the leader Chuckie Egg.click --Here
19th Jan 2012- Retro Game Polls - (Amiga) Speed Ball 2 takes top spot in the table with new entries for Dyna Blaster and Bubble Bobble.click --Here
17th Jan 2012- Arcade Game Locations - Xevious has been added to the list of known games that used to be at Quicksilver in West Bromwich,Thanks to Bav for this info.click --Here
1st Jan 2012- *MSG* - Happy New Year! and Happy Birthday to the Jammajup web site which was uploaded for the first time this day in 2004.Eight years ago.. where does the time go?.
27th Dec 2011- Retro/Arcade Game Polls - (Playstation) there has been votes for Metal Gear Solid,Parapper,Wipeout,Battle Arena,Tomb Raider and Destruction Derby.In the worst arcade game poll Tapper and Mappy are new entries but Amidar takes top spot as the worst arcade game,Operation Wolf is a new entry in the best arcade game poll with gains for both Star Wars and Battle Zone .click Playstation poll --Arcade poll
25th Dec 2011- *MSG* - I would like to wish every one a nice Christmas / holiday and happy new year.-Jj
24th Dec 2011- Retro Game Polls - Today there has been a huge amount of votes,here is a list of the polls and the number of games that received votes-Commodore 64 (21),Neogeo Aes/Cd (8),Dreamcast (13),Saturn (27),Megadrive (13),Master System (17),Super Nintendo (21),Amiga (10).click Here
14th Dec 2011- Retro Game Polls - Armalyte (Commodore 64) takes top spot in the C64 polls and Driver takes top spot in the Playstation polls,the following games have also received a vote and advance in their polls-Goal! (Amiga),Flying Shark (ZX Spectrum) and R-Type (Arcade).click Here
Sat 10th Dec 2011- Retro Game Polls (Atari 2600) - Crystal Castles is a new entry in the Atari VCS poll after receiving a single vote. click Here
30th Nov 2011- Retro Game Polls (Master System) - A vote for Fantasy Zone lifts the game to 4th place in the table. click Here
27th Nov 2011- Retro Game Polls (Megadrive/Genesis) - Votes for Castlevania Bloodlines,Ecco The Dolphin and Phantasy Star IV mean all three games now climb into the top 20. click Here
18th Nov 2011- Arcade Game Known Locations  - Many Thanks to Patrick Toner who has contacted me with his memories of arcades and arcade game locations in Stourbridge,this new information is now added to the locations archive. The main locations page is also being worked on at the moment so it may change in appearance.click Here
13th Nov 2011- Retro Game Polls (Sega Saturn) - Panzer Dragoon and Sega Rally are joint top and there are new entries for both Panzer Dragoon II and Daytona Championship Circuit Edition. click Here
10th Nov 2011- Retro Game Polls (Megadrive/Genesis) - Ghouls`n Ghosts climbs to 4th in the table after receiving a single vote. click Here
Sat 30th Oct 2011- Retro Game Polls (NES/Famicom) - The NES classic Metroid is a new entry in the poll after receiving a single vote. click Here
28th Oct 2011- Retro Game Polls - Pitfall! (Activision) takes top spot in the Atari VCS polls and the `Ultimate` games Sabre Wulf,Atic Atac and Jet Pac now share the top position in the ZX Spectrum polls.click Here
25th Oct 2011- Retro Game Polls - The classic R-Type climbs to 5th place in the ZX Spectrum poll and there are new entries for Sin and Punishment (Nintendo 64) and King Of Fighters 2003 (NeoGeo AES).click Here
Sat 23rd Oct 2011- Retro Game Polls (Atari 2600) - Berzerk climbs to 3rd position in the Atari VCS poll after receiving a single vote. click Here
Wed 19th Oct 2011- Retro Game Polls (NES/Famicom) - The original Super Mario Bros is 3rd spot in the table after receiving a single vote. click Here
Sat 15th Oct 2011- Retro Game Polls (ZX Spectrum) - More votes for some classic Spectrum games with Jet Pac increasing its lead at the top of the table and again more votes for the games Bruce Lee,Jet Set Willy,Manic Miner,Chuckie Egg,Match Day and Operation Wolf. click Here
More- Retro Game Polls (NES)- Super Mario Bros 3 takes top spot.click Here also Wipeout advances to 8th in the Playstation polls.clickHere
14th Oct 2011- Arcade Games Known Locations - It has been suggested that the arcade game `The Pit` (Centuri) was in a Fish & chip shop/diner on Carters Green - West Bromwich,i will add this when i get more info.Also checking the archive this game has also been missed from the Bromford Lane Fish Bar where i used to play it so i have now included The Pit at this location. (100% verified). Thanks to BAV for his input regarding this game.click Here
More- Ali`s Rooster House in Lodge Rd (West Bromwich) was a new location to have an arcade game on site in March when Shock Troopers was found there but it appears the cabinet has now gone so that was short lived,around 7 months.click Here
13th Oct 2011- Retro Game Polls (ZX Spectrum) - Votes for both the classic Boulderdash and Icicle Works. click Here
Sat 8th Oct 2011- Retro Game Polls (Amiga,Sega Master System & Saturn) - More votes in the retro game polls with Nights Into Dreams taking top spot (Saturn),and gains for R-type and Flashback (Amiga) also Master Of Darkness (SMS) plus more!. click Here
29th Sept 2011- Arcade Game Known Locations - My Cousin KAJ has once again recalled a game in an arcade which is not already recorded in the location archive.He recalls Wonderboy (Sega) being in the Dudley Arcade upper High St. click Here
Tue 27th Sept 2011- Retro Game Polls (NES/Famicom) - Castlevania II takes top spot and Totally Rad and Gimmick! are new entries. click Here
Tue 20th Sept 2011- Retro Game Polls (ZX Spectrum) - 58 games voted for in addition to the 77 votes from last week,unfortunately i have been busy today so these new 58 votes will not appear in the poll until the Saturday (24th) update. click Here
19th Sept 2011- Arcade game known locations - My Cousin `KAJ` has recalled yet another game he remembers playing all those years ago and the location.
The game is Hole Land by Tecfri and it was located in Union Market-Wednesbury,this has been added to the archive. click Here
13th Sept 2011- Retro Game Polls (ZX Spectrum) - 77 new votes! and now there are three `ULTIMATE` games in joint first place. click Here
3rd Sept 2011- Retro Game Polls (Commodore 64) - The classic Paradroid is a new entry (and about time too!).click Here
26th Aug 2011- Retro Game Polls (Amstrad) - 78! New Entries but JetSet Willy still holds top spot.click Here
10th August 2011- My limited edition Manic Miner print has arrived from Elite systems!cool smiley,it is print No.43/50 with a certificate of authenticity and the print is signed by Matthew Smith himself. Click the images to enlarge.
Manic Miner limited edition print signed by Matthew Smith No.43/50 Manic Miner limited edition print signed by Matthew Smith No.43/50 certificate of authenticity
26th Aug 2011- Retro Game Polls (Amstrad) - Boulder Dash is a new entry.click Here
25th July 2011- Retro Game Polls (Atari ST)- Gods is a new entry and takes top spot.click Here also Vigilante 8 is a new entry in the Playstation polls.click Here
17th July 2011- Retro Game Polls - Final Fantasy VII takes top spot in the Playstation poll,Sega Rally in the Saturn and Atic Atac in the speccy poll.New entries for Centipede (Atari 2600),Ghost Busters (Master) and Shinning Force II (Megadrive).click Here
12th July 2011- Retro Game Polls (Commodore 64) - Impossible Mission takes top spot.click Here
28th June 2011- Retro Game Polls (Amstrad) - Boulder Dash is a new entry.click Here
21st June 2011- Retro Game Polls (Amiga) - New entries plus gains for Speedball,Flashback,Another World,Jimmy Whites,Nebulus,Robocod and Test Drive II.click Here
18thJune 2011- The webpage is going through some slight changes as i am checking the code and validating it to meet W3C standard but you should not notice too much i expect this checking be finished by July.
1st June 2011- Just can`t believe i am 40 years old today....oh yeah and in the Retro Game Polls (Zx Spectrum) - Cyclone takes top spot with Sabre Wulf,Knightlore,Pyjamarama,Skool Daze,HyperSports and Highway Encounter also gaining votes to rise up the table.click Here
28th May 2011- Retro Game Polls (Acorn/BBC) - 62 new games voted for!!.click Here
26th May 2011- Retro Game Polls (Genesis/MD) - Dynamite Headdy is a new entry and Gunstar Heroes climbs to 4th.click Here
15th May 2011- Retro Game Polls (Acorn/BBC) - Chuckie Egg takes top spot.click Here
8th May 2011- Retro Game Polls (Intellivision) - River Raid takes top spot.click Here
7th May 2011- I have been interviewed by Ant Harper of Retro gamescollector.com & Retrogearuk.com. To read the interview click Here
20th April 2011new gif  to the Retro Game Polls is the NeoGeo Aes and Pocket Color polls click Here to vote for your favourites.
19th March 2011- An arcade cab has actually appeared in Ali`s Rooster House a local Fish & Chip shop / diner!,now that is unusual. See West Bromwich in the local game known locations section or click Here

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