RETREAM

is creating retro video games for Amiga, Commodore 64, and PC

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About RETREAM

Simone Bevilacqua. There, the name of the only man behind the label RETREAM. This is more or less how I look like:


Nope, I don't suffer from some weird skin disease - that's simply my face pixelled in Commodore 64 colors (and without glasses).

Yes, Commodore 64: that's the machine I started programming on at age 9 and that I'm making games for right now - I'm one those few passionate (crazy?) developers that enjoy to no end creating stuff for that wonderful machine. But there's also a newer platform that I love just as much: the Amiga! That said, I've also made games for PCs - in retro style, of course. You know, when it comes to video games, I want to live a dreamy experience like when I was a kid, I want to "retro-dream", so to say - and now you know also where RETREAM comes from.

I have released a few games (dedicating to each of them an immoderate amount of time, in order to bring them to the most perfect level I was capable of)...


... some are free, some are commercial (yet inexpensive), and some have even received a glorious physical release...


I can't help but keep on making games: I love it and I need it. The reason why I opened this Patreon page is precisely to ask you to help me with that - no, not with defeating that unstoppable inner urge, but with supporting it financially.
I honestly don't feel at ease with such a request, as the way I've always worked in and that I'm comfortable with is: create something, and then, when finished, give it away for free or sell it; but now I'm forced to go for this alternative because, quite simply, I have been without a source of income for way too long (years!) [update Dec. 27th, 2020: now I have a low-wage temporary part-time job as a customer service representative at a call center]. I'm sorry if this sounds bad, but that's simply how things are.

Now, what do I offer in return?
To begin with, access to my currently released games.
Then, the plan for the future includes (in no particular order):
I'll do my best to make the plan happen. Thank you right away for helping me get it done.
At the moment, I'm creating Follix (a remake of my first game ever for Amiga) using ALS.

Finally, this is what I did since launching this page:
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Writings

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