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Daily Retrospektive – 18/04/2014

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- Whole heap of retro games on 3DS and Wii U eShops this week
- Release date announced for Outrun 3D on 3DS
- Sayonara Umihara Kawase European release date announced
- Huge ‘Frogger’ game played on a side of a building in Brazil

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Daily Retrospektive – 17/04/2014

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- Mario Kart 8 to have 30 playable characters
- Screenshots of Outcast HD reboot posted
- Super Mario 64 playable on Oculus Rift
- Mazda Miata modified to start up if coins inserted

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Daily Retrospektive – 16/04/2014

- ROMs of the Master System and Game Gear port of Lemmings 2 donated by original developer
- More tidbits from interview with Eiji Takashi about a new ‘Mana’ Game
- Castle of Illusion HD to be available on PSN Plus for free + discount for Castle of Illusion Mega Drive
- Speedrun of Half-Life in just under 21 minutes

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Retrospekt Video Game Haiku, Season 2 Episode 4

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Mike’s video software started rendering audio around 100 times clearer this week so to celebrate he asks the age old question ‘What is a man?’ in Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, shoots some lasers in the aMAZEing Wizard of Wor and shows his love for the all time classic Bubsy 3D.

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Daily Retrospektive – 15/04/2014

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- Video game book bundle at Storybundle.com
- Announcement trailer for Age of Empires: World Domination out now
- Journeyman Project Trilogy on Good old Games
- Portable Nintendo 64 mod

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Daily Retrospektive – 14/04/2014

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- Microsoft sends off Windows XP with a retro-style shooter ‘Escape from XP’.
- New teaser trailer for up and coming Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist fan film
- Alpha footage of Road Rash spiritual successor: Road Redemption
- Mega Man Xtreme 2 gets rating on Australian Classification website

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Retrospekt Video Game Haiku, Season 2 Episode 3

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Episode three is here, hooray! This time Mike readies his fists of fury in The Kung Fu, gets the bends in Deep Blue and sets up us the Bomberman

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Daily Retrospektive – 11/04/2014

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- WarioWare Inc. and Kirby and the Amazing Mirror on Wii U this week
- Over 10,000 Video, Computer and Arcade games needing a home in Denmark
- New Homebrew game “El Stompo” for ZX Spectrum
- Zoki64 showcases a modified metallic silver PAL SNES with NTSC cartridge slot

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Daily Retrospektive – 10/04/2014

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- Megafoot movie crowdfunded on IndieGogo featuring reward of a NES game based on the film
- Total sales of Tetris on Game Boy revealed in Interview with Henk Rogers
- “Mario is destroying my house!” video of Mario fighting in a house
- New StarBomb rap music video featuring Link from the Zelda games

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Daily Retrospektive – 09/04/2014

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- 1999 PC Classic ‘Outcast’ to be rebooted via a Kickstarter campaign
- Ducktales Remastered lunchbox & game for sale on eBay
- Minimal T80s fully working miniature arcade cabinet
- Smooth McGroove covers Jungle Theme music from Contra (Probotector)

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Interview with Rob Paulsen (Raphael from TMNT, Bubsy from Bubsy the Bobcat, Pinky from Pinky & the Brain)

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Paul gets a chance to sit down and chat with Rob Paulsen who voiced Raphael from the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animation, Pinky from Pinky and the Brain and Bubsy the Bobcat from the Bubsy games.

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Daily Retrospektive – 08/04/2014

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- Mario Kart 8 to feature loads of retro courses including N64′s Rainbow Road
- PC port of Resident Evil 2 redeveloped for HD generation
- “Super Mario Bros. 2″ ported to Mega Drive
- Japanese Virtual Boy promotion video from VHS digitally stored

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Daily Retrospektive – 07/04/2014

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- Release date announced for NES Remix 2 for Wii U
- GDEmu SD Card reader for Dreamcast Version 4 were available for preorder. Version 5 in development.
- Feature-length Streets of Rage fan film on YouTube
- Classic board game ‘Connect 4′ combined with Super Mario theme coming soon
- Conan O’Brien plays the Atari 2600 in his Clueless Gamer segment

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Interview with Mike McFarland (Master Roshi, Yajirobe from Dragonball)

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Paul’s quest to interview all the Dragonball voice actors is in full swing as he interviews Mike McFarland (Master Roshi and Yajirobe from Dragonball)!

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Daily Retrospektive – 04/04/2014

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- Mercenary Kings now available on PlayStation 4, OSX and Windows
- First wave of Game Boy Advance appear on Wii U eShop this week
- Game Boy Everdrive now available for order
- SNES-inspired Super Puzzle Platformer now on Good Old Games
- So is the pre-order for Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy Adventure!

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