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Daily Retrospektive – 25/07/2014

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- Upcoming Commodore 64 game Jam It featured at AVCon 2014 Indie Games Room
- NES-inspired bluetooth controller ‘NES30′ available for purchase
- Mega Man 5, 6 and Battle Network to appear on the Wii U Virtual Console this week
- 3D Realms releases teaser for Major Stryker reboot
- News on upcoming film ‘Pixels’ starring Adam Sandler and Peter Dinklage

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Daily Retrospektive – 24/07/2014

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- Homebrew Exolon clone Kyd Cadet 3 now available for ZX Spectrum
- King of Fighters ’98 to come to iOS and Android ‘soon’
- Metal Slug AES Collection up for grabs on eBay in one huge lot
- Artwork from NeoGAF of modern games if they were PlayStation 1 demakes

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Daily Retrospektive – 23/07/2014

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- Photos, scans and videos emerge of the cancelled Panasonic 3DO M2 console and games
- Smooth McGroove covers Temple/Palace theme from Legend of Zelda II
- 8-in-1 SCART switch made for die-hard retro gamers
- Super Famicom controller themed pouch for PlayStation Vita

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Daily Retrospektive – 22/07/2014

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- Super Noah’s Ark 3D to get HD treatment by Piko Interactive
- Photo from AVCon 2014 of Duke Nukem meeting the voice of Duke Nukem (Jon St. John)
- Version 20.0 preview of graphically violent mod ‘Brutal Doom’
- Petition on change.org for a new Crash Bandicoot game for new gen PlayStation

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Daily Retrospektive – 18/07/2014 (AVCon starts tonight!)

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- EzeeCube Media Centre campaign on Indiegogo to add a retro console module for expansion
- Shantae and Spelunker arrives on 3DS Virtual Console, Earthbound finally arrives on Wii U Virtual Console
- Fantasy Zone II to be next SEGA 3D Classic to appear on 3DS
- Screenshots for cancelled Duke Nukem: Endangered Species appear online
- Second trailer for up and coming Angry Video Game Movie now available

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Daily Retrospektive – 16/07/2014 (Two sleeps till AVCon)

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- Flappy Bird demake now available for Nintendo Entertainment System
- Latest trophy announced for upcoming Super Smash Bros. game is.. Rayman?
- Developer who is porting Apple II Lode Runner to TrS80 porting to Neo Geo too
- Modified multiplayer table with Nintendo 64 built inside

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Daily Retrospektive – 15/07/2014 (Three sleeps till AVCon)

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- New trailer for Mortal Kombat X introduced Raiden to the fighting roster
- amstradtoday.com hosts homebrew games for Amstrad computers
- Reboot of classic Amiga platformer ‘Superfrog HD’ now available for Android
- Another Virtual Boy promotion video ripped and preserved digitally on YouTube
- Be sure to check out: The Indie Games Room at AVCon 2014

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Daily Retrospektive – 14/07/2014 (Four sleeps till AVCon)

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- Experiment showcasing what happens to a Sonic game when 13 Sonic & Knuckles carts are stacked up on top of each other
- Indie-developed ‘Shadowcrypt’ inspired from both Castlevania and Legend of Zelda II available for purchase
- BigBoy Advance console modification gives Game Boy Advance an 8″ screen
- Officially-licensed SEGA Mega Drive Megatron Transformers preorders begin in Japan

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Daily Retrospektive – 11/07/2014

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- Homebrew developer Orion demonstrates Hybrid CD containing PC Engine, Windows and Jaguar games on one disc.
- Super Mario World glitch discovered nearly 24 years later enabling cloud power up in Yoshi Island stage 2
- Donkey Kong, Metroid and Kid Icarus to make their way to the Wii U Virtual Console with heavy discounts
- Buck Rogers prototype discovered for Super Nintendo which later became Jim Power
- 1991 ZX Spectrum game Slightly Magic makes its way to modern computer and mobile platforms

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Daily Retrospektive – 10/07/2014

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- Freeway clone Libreway made for SEGA SG-1000, Master System and MSX Computers
- Rare Swedish big box edition of Legend of Zelda: Link to the Past up for grabs on eBay
- iOS port of 1995 Super Famicom RPG Tales of Phantasia to be removed from iOS App Store
- Screenshots from cancelled ├ćon Flux video game on PlayStation

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Super Video Game Trivia Challenge at AVCon 2014

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Returning to AVCon 2014 is the Super Video Game Trivia Challenge!! Debuting at AVCon in 2012, hosted by myself, Paul, the show has gone from strength to strength. We started out in AVCon’s smallest panel room, which we promptly packed out! It was a total shock to us that so many people would want to […]

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Daily Retrospektive – 09/07/2014

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- Q*Bert Rebooted now available on Steam, Mobile platforms to be announced
- Make your own 3D printed ‘Game Boy’ components and Raspberry Pi
- Converse teams up with Nintendo to release Japan exclusive Super Mario sneakers
- Jazzy Jeff vs Jeremy Ellis in a beats-off live at a concert featuring Super Mario Bros. Overworld theme

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Daily Retrospektive – 08/07/2014

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- GameRoom Essentials Indiegogo campaign for expansion of venue with Mini Golf and band stage
- PlayStation 3 Dual Shock controller modded to look like original PlayStation 1 Dual Shock controller
- New Neo Geo Game Knight’s Chance available for MVS and AES for preorder
- Kids reactions to playing a Nintendo Game Boy first time

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Daily Retrospektive – 07/07/2014

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- Homebrew fighting game ‘SEGA Master System Brawl’ pays tribute to classic heroes from forgotten 8bit SEGA era
- Bitmap Brothers’ classic strategy game Z arrives for Windows on Steam and Good old Games
- Unofficial SNES colour-themed Game Boy Advance consoles going on sale
- Hilarious ‘MoreTroll Kombat’ compilation video by Street Troller team released

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