News

Weekly Retrospektive – 1/4/16

- KoF 14 producer hints at interest in a 'Garou' sequel - Atari Jaguar game Rebooteroids in public beta - Flappy Bird released for Dreamcast's VMU and code injected into Super Mario World (SNES) - Trailer released for Contra Mobile for iOS and possibly Android

Weekly Retrospektive – 18/3/16

- Pre-Alpha gameplay trailer released for System Shock Remastered - Eight Bit Magazine Kickstarter for 8 bit computer collectors and users - Earok rereleases Apocalypse, Strike and ZeeWolf games for Amiga CD32 - Super Mario Kart and F-Zero (SNES) out on New 3DS this week - Indie Metroidvania hit Axiom Verge heading to PS Vita, Xbox One and Wii U

Weekly Retrospektive – 11/3/16

- Colecovision Chameleon project officially terminated - Day of the Tentacle Remastered release date announced, exclusive pre-order with GoG - Carmageddon: Max Damage gameplay trailer and release date announced for PS4 and Xbox One - Pang Adventures release date announced with weapons gameplay trailer

Weekly Retrospektive – 4/3/16

- Probe Entertainment founder Fergus McGovern passed away at age 50 - Kickstarter campaign commenced for replacement Nintendo 64 controller thumb sticks - Masters of Orion Collector's Edition on GoG to include reboot - Postal Redux coming to Steam and PS4 this year

Weekly Retrospektive – 26/2/16

- Warren Spector to direct development of System Shock 3 - Secret menus in Mortal Kombat 1-3 allegedly found first time in 20 years - Author Chris Wilkins teases upcoming book surrounding Amstrad CPC - Streets of Rage 2 soundtrack coming to Vinyl soon

Weekly Retrospektive – 19/2/16

- RETRO:VGS Coleco Chameleon news and Kickstarter date announced - ZX Spectrum Vega + handheld console announced - Fan-made compilation album Chronicles of Time features covers from Chrono Trigger - NECA Toys announces new series of action figures based on NES Contra game

Weekly Retrospektive – 12/2/15

- SEGA-Sammy CEO announces plans for Sonic film forecasted for 2018 release date - ROM discovered for unreleased Arcade puzzle SEGASonic Bros - Bubble Bobble Trilogy released unofficially for Amiga CD32 - Indiegogo campaign started for RPGolf combines retro jRPG with Golf

Weekly Retrospektive – 5/2/16

- Adventures of Mana to be available on iOS, Android and PlayStation Vita from this week - Renowned developer Hewson Consultants to return thanks to UK Games Fund - Nintendo Japan offers Super Mario Maker wallpaper creator on their website - Limited edition Mega Man headphones available to order (for the US)

Weekly Retrospektive – 29/1/16

- BREAKING: Atari Jaguar port of Xenon II approved for release by Bitmap Brothers - Unofficial Mega Drive port of Gradius II in development - Figures based on Akira and Sarah of Virtua Fighter available for preorder - Video showcasing Atari Falcon port of Doom - Extensive documentary on history and influence on Doom in gaming industry

Weekly Retrospektive – 22/1/16

- John Romero recently released a Doom level - Trailer to Fan-made demake Ocarina of Time 2D released - Twitch gamer attempts to play Ocarina of Time, with an actual Ocarina - Dragon Quest creator shares early sketches of original game design

Weekly Retrospektive – 15/1/16

- Nintendo announces new 2DS consoles in time for Pokémon 20th anniversary - Toy magazine mentions more on Sonic's 25th anniversary celebrations - Demo of unreleased 3D puzzle game 'Ferox' available online for SEGA Saturn - SNK to release anime and live action drama based on King of Fighters

Weekly Retrospektive – 8/1/16

- Estimate release date announced for 'Pang Adventures' - Blind gamer completes Ocarina of Time in 5 years - 1991 Classic DOS game Duke Nukem being ported to SEGA Master System - Tech demo of Mortal Kombat on Atari 2600 released

Weekly Retrospektive – 15/11/2015

- '3D Puyo Puyo Tsu' latest addition to SEGA 3D Classics collection on Nintendo 3DS - SEGA themes finally arriving to European/Australian 3DS eShop - Klok releases Marble Madness and Micro Machines for Amiga CD32 - SEGA Master System port of Mega Man 2 in development

Weekly Retrospektive – 8/11/15

- Blizzard to recruit talent to revive and update their classic titles - Point and click adventure Sanitarium rereleased for Windows, iOS and Android - Fan-made demake of Fallout 4 for Apple IIc released as Fallout '84 - SNES PlayStation prototype console confirmed to be real deal. Showcased at Retro.HK Expo - Short film on Creative Microcomputing from 1976-1992 in Australia

Weekly Retrospektive – 31/10/2015

- Day of the Tentacle: Special Edition showcased at IndieCade 2015 - SEGA promises going back to roots for Sonic's 25th anniversary - Versus! Bomberman for iOS and Android coming soon - Don Bluth 'fires' up Kickstarter for Dragon's Lair: The Movie