Daily Retrospektive – 29/08/2014

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- Mario Golf: Advance Tour and Game Boy port of Mega Man 5 arrives on the Nintendo eShops
- Mega Man replica blue helmet available for preorders at Capcom store in limited numbers
- Shigesato Itoi commemorates the 20th anniversary of Mother 2 (aka EarthBound)
- Screenshots comparing original Famicom release to remake of Super Dodgeball on PlayStation 3
- New unofficial indie Dizzy game “Dizzy’s Poker Night” released

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Daily Retrospektive – 22/08/2014

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- Shadowgate remake released on Steam for OSX and Windows 27 years after initial release
- Jimmy Fallon and Pierce Brosnan battle each other in Goldeneye 007 on Nintendo 64
- Adventures of Lolo, Mega Man IV and Double Dragon on Nintendo eShops this week
- Puyo Puyo Tetris announced for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 with all DLCs included
- Twitch broadcast streaming two fish playing Street Fighter, no really.

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Daily Retrospektive – 15/08/2014

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- Discounts on NES games for NES Remix owners on Wii U
- Game Boy port of Mega Man III arrives on 3DS
- USB-GDROM and CDROM cards for SEGA Dreamcast and 3DO consoles developed to play .ISO of games you own
- Retro-inspired drift-racing game ‘Drift Stage’ oozes of 80s
- Robin Williams was inspiration for Sid Meier’s name to be added to the start of every game

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Daily Retrospektive – 12/08/2014

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- Information and screenshots surfaced of Valve’s cancelled MMORPG ‘Prospero’
- Potential Game Boy themed stage for upcoming release of Super Smash Bros. on 3DS
- ColecoVision Tweets with interest in compilation release for Wii U/3DS
- Apogee classic puzzle game Crystal Caves now available on Good old Games

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Daily Retrospektive – 11/08/2014

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- Sierra to make a return? Teaser video hits the web in time for Gamescom
- Endless runner Gargula Bloodrush takes you back to Castlevania and Gargoyles Quest days
- Chinese exclusive RPG ‘Beggar Prince’ to be rereleased to the West on Mega Drive as retail
- Thunder Blade to be latest SEGA 3D Classic for 3DS

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Daily Retrospektive – 08/08/2014

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- Mega Man 2, Mega Man Battle Chip Challenge and Mach Rider on Nintendo eShops
- SEGA 3D Classics producer tweets suggestion to contact SEGA West to get games localised
- Kickstarter campaign for documentary ‘The Power of Glove’ about the Power Glove
- Latest Road Redemption trailer showcases more polished progress of the game
- Tekken 3 pirate release for Mega Drive spotted

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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 – 30/06/2014

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- New puzzle game Phase Out arrives for Commodore 64/128/GS
- Super Mario Bros. world record speedrun beaten!
- Indie-developed retro platformer Shovel Knight available for Windows and Wii U/3DS (in North America)
- Rumour on not only a Mortal Kombat VS Street Fighter game but reasons for it not happening

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Daily Retrospektive – 23/06/2014

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- Super Mario Kart 8 ROM patch for Super Mario Kart brings Wii U tracks to the SNES
- Pac-Man introduction trailer for up and coming Super Smash Bros.
- Castle of Illusion HD makes its way to Google Play Store for Android
- New Raiden game coming to Xbox One to coincide 25th anniversary of franchise
- Apple II version of Lode Runner in development for TRS-80 CoCo 3

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Daily Retrospektive – 20/06/2014

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- Another World 20th Anniversary to hit the 3DS and Wii U eShops soon
- Super C arrives on the Wii U Virtual Console
- Doom port now available for a Commodore Vic 20
- Duke Nukem 2.5 indie developed graphical demake of Duke Nukem 3D
- Super Mario Bros. Vine Glitch confirmed on NES hardware

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Daily Retrospektive – 13/06/2014

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- Pac-Man announced as latest addition to the up and coming Super Smash Bros. roster
- Super Punch-Out!! and NES Soccer heading to the Wii U Virtual Console
- Futuristic NES motorbike racer ‘Mach Rider’ heading to 3DS Virtual Console
- Fan-made Dizzy game ‘Rainbow Jewels Dizzy’ keeps flame alive for franchise for Windows
- Hotline Miami 2 showcased at E3, game to include level editor
- VVVVVV finally available on iOS and Android devices

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Daily Retrospektive – 11/06/2014

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- Halo Master Chief Collection including old-school Halo games in new generation engine and graphics
- Grim Fandango reboot announced for PlayStation 4 and Vita, additional platforms to be announced in the future
- Tetris Ultimate announced for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One featuring 4 player competition
- Capcom announces huge list of Virtual Console games for Wii U and 3DS
- Indie classic ‘Faster than Light’ demade for Commodore 64

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Daily Retrospektive – 06/06/2014

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- 1941 revision and many more shooters on Commodore 64 in SUECK 2014 competition
- Wario Land 4 on Wii U and Super Dodge Ball on 3DS eShops this week
- Tool-Assisted Speedrun of Super Mario World demonstrates a game completion in just over 41 seconds
- Enormous lot of retro games, computers and consoles on eBay
- Guinness-recognised Worlds Largest Retro game collection on GameGavel
- Contra (Probotector) Snow Field stage music covered on a Tuba

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Daily Retrospektive – 30/05/2014

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- Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap and The Mysterious Murasame Castle on the Nintendo eShops this week
- R-Type Dimensions and Raiden IV: Overkill appears on the PlayStation Store
- Angry Video Game Nerd tackles on the Desert Bus game in Penn & Teller: Smoke & Mirrors
- Spy VS Spy ROM patch incorporates Mario & Luigi brotherly rivalry

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Daily Retrospektive – 23/05/2014

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- MemoRift concept demonstrates gaming emulators in virtual environment via Oculus Rift
- Klonoa: Empire of Dreams on Wii U and Double Dragon 2 on 3DS this week
- New Galaga game potentially registered for trademark in Japan
- Emerging video game bar ‘Beta Bar’ to be based in Melbourne

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