Ultracade Live: Premiere retrogaming night in City of Adelaide

Friendly reminder that Ultracade Live is on 7PM, Thursday the 18th December at La Boheme, Adelaide!

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Final Daily Retrospektive – 18/12/2014 (Returning 5th January 2015)

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- Mighty Final Fight and Street Fighter 2010 to appear on the Wii U Virtual Console store this week

– Trailer released for the up and coming physical release of the SEGA 3D Classics on 3DS in Japan

– Final Fight Alpha creators developed and released Golden Axe Genesis 3.0 paying tribute to original series

– Promotional codes for Doctor Who: Legacy game include pixelated characters and costumes from hit series

– Pac-Man playable with actual Bananas with innovative invention called Makey Makey

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Daily Retrospektive – 17/12/2014

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- Doom celebrates 21st birthday, John Romero shares unseen artwork to be used in game on Twitter

– 1996 1st person RPG Strife to be rereleased on Steam and Good old Games

– Mario Amiibo gets modded to look like U.S. NES Open Golf Mario 

– Retro-inspired RPG Bit Dungeon 2 released for iOS, Android and Steam for Windows and OSX

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Daily Retrospektive – 16/12/2014

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- SEGA Genesis Megatron Transformer hybrid figure available for pre-order

– 80s inspired Retro racer Drift Stage greenlit on Steam

– Information leaked for a Super Mario Bros. movie by Sony Pictures

– Latest ‘Teens React to…’ covers Mega Man on the NES

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Daily Retrospektive – 15/12/2014

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- Elite: Dangerous launch trailer released and release date announced

– ‘Vampire Killer’ MSX spiritual precursor to Castlevania coming to Wii U eShop in Japan

– One of a kind Chips Challenge prototype cartridge for NES auctioned off on Ebay

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Daily Retrospektive – 12/12/2014

- Pokémon Pinball Ruby & Sapphire to appear on Wii U eShop this week

– 3DS Virtual Console Japan webpage shows more hints of Super Famicom (SNES) games to appear on the eShop

– Cinemaware classic medieval adventure game Defender of the Crown returns to the iOS App Store

– Unofficial beat’em up ‘Final Fight Alpha’ combines Final Fight and Street Fighter Alpha

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Daily Retrospektive – 11/12/2014

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- Cinemaware posts teaser picture for up and coming release of ‘It Came From The Desert’ with a date announced

– Mega Man X Figure unveiled by First 4 Figures

– Homebrew patch for first Diablo game to increase screen resolution and much more

– Gilbert Gottfried in conjunction with Game Informer replaces voices of scenes from classic video games

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Daily Retrospektive – 10/12/2014

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- Book in production focusing on the history of iconic developer Gremlin Interactive 

– Suikoden 1 & 2 to appear on the Playstation Store early 2015

– Super Wolfenstein HD brings comical ragdoll physics and classic gameplay of the 1992 shooter 

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Daily Retrospektive – 9/12/2014

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- Mod for Super Mario 64 incorporates Luigi in Co-Op gameplay

– ROM Hack for Sonic the Hedgehog changes colour contrast and music which gradually improves

– King of Fighters-A 2012 arrives on the Google Play Store for Android for Free

– Hidden Breakout game easter egg hidden on 3DS web browser

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Daily Retrospektive – 8/12/2014

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- Day of the Tentacle: Special Edition, Final Fantasy VII and Shovel Knight area coming to the PlayStation 4 and Vita consoles

– Nintendo showcases new trailer for Mario Maker for Wii U with lots of new features

– Trailer released for up and coming rerelease of King’s Quest for PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC

– Atari.com hosting HTML5 based versions of classic Atari games from Golden era of gaming

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Daily Retrospektive – 5/12/2014

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- S.C.A.T., Shadow of the Ninja, and Crash ’n Boys the Street Challenge appear on the Wii U and 3DS eShops in Europe

– Classic action adventure game Tomb Raider II released on iOS App Store 

– Crowdfunding campaign for SNES Homebrew platformer ‘Justice Beaver’ commences on Indiegogo

– Metal cover of the Central Park music from The Last Ninja 2 

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Daily Retrospektive – 4/12/2014

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- Sony unveils limited edition PlayStation 4 to commemorate 20 years of PlayStation

– Sinclair returns with crowdfunding campaign for new gaming system: Sinclair Spectrum Vega

– Freedom Planet released on Good old Games pays tribute and resembles fast platform games that feature anthropomorphic heroes

– Cinemaware Anthology 1986-1991 featuring 13 classics available on Steam

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Daily Retrospektive – 3/12/2014

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- Mega Man spiritual successor ‘Mighty No. 9’ nearing completion

– Kickstarter campaign commences for ‘Blinking Light Win’ tool for NES to rid the ‘red blinking light’ issue

– King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition announced for Steam 

– 1991 issue of Famitsu Magazine featured obscure photos with Famicom cartridges as food

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Daily Retrospektive – 2/12/2014

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- Sonic 1 ROM Hack patches game to be Fishing Derby with Big the Cat

– Source code for Doom on 3DO released showing why the port was what it was

– Skool Daze rerelease ‘I hate Skool’ available for Windows based on ZX Spectrum port

– Far Cry 4 trailer demade to 16-bit graphics depicting what it would be like on SNES or Mega Drive

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Daily Retrospektive – 1/12/2014

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- Nintendo allegedly registered patent for official Game Boy Emulator for various platforms including smartphones

– Freddy vs. Jason graphics hack for Friday the 13th on NES available for purchase on Cartridge

– Open-source game based on ‘Star Control 2′ Ur-Quan Masters released in HD

– Infamous ‘Daigo Parry’ in Street Fighter 3 recreated at recent games tournament 10 years later

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