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 – 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 – 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 – 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 – 28/11/2014

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- Latest Humble Bundle to include various classic SEGA games from the Saturn and Dreamcast era

– Game Boy add-on unit ‘hdmyboy’ to connect Game Boys to TVs now on Kickstarter

– Cancelled book about Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! on NES now available as PDF for free

– Breath of Fire and Pokémon Puzzle Challenge to appear on the Wii U and 3DS eShops this week

– Homebrew shooter based on nostalgic kids TV show ‘Superted’ released for Amiga

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Daily Retrospektive – 21/11/2014

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- Bullet hell shooter Ikaruga ported to Texas Instruments Pocket Calculator

– Parody video demonstrating what Pac-Man would be like if released nowadays

– Mario Kart 8’s iconic F-Zero track Mute City created in F-Zero X for Nintendo 64

– Wild Guns and Natsume Championship Wrestling appears on the Wii U eShop with Lufia: The Legend Returns appearing on the 3DS eShop

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Daily Retrospektive – 14/11/2014

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- Castlevania Dracula X appears on the Wii U eShop with Bionic Commando: Elite Forces arriving on the 3DS eShop

– Tetris Ultimate is out now for 3DS, other platforms to follow suit shortly

– Officially licensed Space Invaders Arcade Mug pays tribute to golden age of Arcade gaming

– Dabbler shoehorns Windows 98 on to an iPhone 6 Plus

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Daily Retrospektive – 07/11/2014

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- Majora’s Mask rerelease announced for Nintendo 3DS 

– Mega Man X3 and 7 along with Ultimate NES Remix make their way to the Wii U and 3DS eShop this week

– Adventure Game AMEBA making its way to modern platforms and SEGA Dreamcast

– Copies of Atari 2600 games which have been dug up at the New Mexico Landfill now appearing on eBay

– Main Menu theme of Wolfenstein 3D covered on Woodwind Instrument

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Daily Retrospektive – 29/10/2014 (returns on Wednesday 5th November)

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- Classic Lucasarts titles hinted at an imminent release on Good old Games including X-Wing and Tie Fighter

– Donkey Kong Country 3, Donkey Kong Land 3, Devil World and Gargoyle’s Quest II hit the Wii U and 3DS eShops this week

– Earok and Co. release a 10 official game compilation for Amiga CD32

– PSIO device lets you play ISOs on SD Card on a Sony PlayStation

– Extremely detailed sculpture of final boss fight in Doom 2

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Daily Retrospektive – 27/10/2014

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- ‘Virtual Boy’ trademark registered at Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market

– SEGA launches trailer for SEGA 3D Classics Collection on 3DS with bonus titles to be included

– 3D Realms back in business introducing 32 game anthology featuring 2 decades of gaming

– Game Boy and NES themed cases for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

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Daily Retrospektive – 24/10/2014

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- Donkey Kong Country 2, Donkey Kong Land 2, Namco Museum and Legend of the River King 2 available on Wii U and 3DS eShops

– Indie game Ghosts ’n DJs inspired by Ghosts ’n Goblins hits Kickstarter

– Officially licensed Sonic sweater available for preorder

– ‘Our Dad Shao’ parody video of Mortal Kombat and family orientated sitcoms from the 80s

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Daily Retrospektive – 17/10/2014

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- Donkey Kong Country, Donkey Kong Land and Adventures of Lolo appear on the Nintendo eShops this week

– New Angry Video Game Nerd video covers Beetlejuice on the NES

– Build your own portable Nintendo 64 with a kit on Kickstarter

– Plushies of various Mega Man heroes available to for pre-order online

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Daily Retrospektive – 10/10/2014

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- Everdrive cartridge for Game Boy Advance in development

– Mighty Final Fight and Ufouria: The Saga to be released on the 3DS and Wii U Virtual Consoles

– Highly detailed SNES modification themed to Castlevania games by Vadu Amka

– The Player’s Score documentary on Kickstarter delving in to video game music composition history

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Daily Retrospektive – 07/10/2014

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- “Before Mario” book available for pre-order which delves in to Nintendo’s history prior to Mario

– retro-inspired edutainment game Hiragana Pixel Party Kickstarted to be on multiple platforms

– Barbarian: The Ultimate Warrior unofficially rereleased for Windows and SEGA Mega Drive

– Images from magazine referring to now long cancelled Saturn release of Wing Commander III

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Daily Retrospektive – 29/09/2014

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- Former Wipeout developers announce spiritual successor ‘Formula Fusion’

– Game Boy to HDMI adaptor ‘HDMIBoy’ in development, Kickstarter to commence soon

– Box artwork for physical release of 3D SEGA Classics on 3DS announced

– Pier Solar HD finally gets release date announced for PS3, PS4, Steam and OUYA with Dreamcast release date pending

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