CPCRetroDev 2016

Space Moves (#CPCRetroDev 2015 winner) Frogalot (#CPCRetroDev 2015 second, Best Technical Achievement) Top Top (#CPCRetroDev 2015 third) Mas To The Past (#CPCRetroDev 2015 Most Original Game) Regreso al CPC (#CPCRetroDev 2015 Best BASIC Game) Junior! (#CPCRetroDev 2015 Second Best BASIC Game) 4to4 Back to The Future (#CPCRetroDev 2015 4th place) ZNAX (#CPCRetroDev 2015 5th Place) Run CPC (#CPCRetroDev 2015 6th Place) Space Pest Control (#CPCRetroDev 2015 7th Place) Paranormal Outbreak (#CPCRetroDev 2015 8th Place) Concave (#CPCRetroDev 2015 9th Place) Space Rivals (#CPCRetroDev 2015 10th Place)

Contest Closed

#CPCRetroDev 2015 All GamesWelcome to #CPCRetroDev 2016, the 4th edition if the retro game creation contest of the University of Alicante. This contest awards the best and most creative developers of the retro scene, able to develop the best games for Amstrad CPC 464. The main characteristics of this year’s contest are:

  • AWARDS ( 1.050 € )

    • Special awards

      • 125 € – Gominolas to the best music
      • 125 € – Jon Ritman to technical development
      • 125 € – Dinamic to innovative playability
    • PRO Category

      • 300 € – Best game
      • 150 € – Second best game
      •   75 € – Third best game
    • BASIC Category

      • 100 € – Best BASIC game
      •   50 € – Second best BASIC game

Before submiting, please do thoroughly read contest rules. Then, develop your game and fill in the form below for submiting your entry. Please, ensure that you correctly provide your email address, so as we can contact you.

Here you may find some links to developer tools for Amstrad CPC:


PDF ICONContest Rules

ZIP File, Up to 20 MB.

We want to express our deepest gratitude to jury members and collaborators for their commitment with the contest. Moreover, this year, we are specially proud of and grateful to César Astudillo, Jon Ritman and Víctor Ruíz for supporting #CPCRetroDev. A million thanks to all of you!

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  4. Axel Ehrich Reply


    i’m making a big computer exhibition in germany, soon. Do you have a flyer/poster for the competion which i can use (print) at the show?

    Best regards,
    Axel Ehrich

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