Daily Retrospektive – 15/5/15

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– Voice actors announced for King’s Quest revival featuring renowned actors

– Fan made sequel ‘Zack McKracken: Between Time and Space’ released 

– 3D Thunder Blade released on 3DS eShop as latest SEGA 3D Classic

– Nintendo World Championships to return first time in 25 years 

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Daily Retrospektive – 24/4/2015

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– PlayStation 4 retro inspired shooter Axiom Verge announced for release on via Steam for Windows

– Star Wars Force Collection on Android and iOS features Contra-inspired game

– Classic NES beat’em up ‘Street Gangs’ arrives on Wii U eShop 

– Nintendo Japan opens up website for Amiibo Tap allowing replay of classic games 

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Daily Retrospektive – 17/4/15

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– Shadow of the Beast reboot on PlayStation 4 has hit Pre-Alpha

– Next wave of SEGA 3D Classics includes Streets of Rage II, Sonic 2 and Gunstar Heroes

– 3D Fantasy Zone II appears on the 3DS eShop

– Gamestop announced to start selling and buying retro games and hardware

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Daily Retrospektive – 25/3/15

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– Latest wave of Lucasarts classics available at Good old Games

– Tweets from M2 Producer shows how they recorded SEGA console sounds for 3DS themes

– Live action Space Invaders game with hacked laser cutter and Arduino

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Daily Retrospektive – 18/3/15

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– Oliver Twins do a Let’s Play of their own game: Dizzy on the Spectrum

– Prototype ROM of SNES shooter ‘Targa’ now available

– Unofficial SNES decal for the New 3DS available for order

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Daily Retrospektive – 13/3/15

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– New prototype ROM of Alien vs Predator for Atari Lynx discovered

– 3D OutRun debuts on the Australian 3DS eShop with discounts on existing SEGA titles

– Concept of SEGA Arcade cabinet models made with LEGO

– Netflix employees jovially create fully functional Netflix for NES console

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Daily Retrospektive – 20/2/15

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– Demo of Dragon’s Lair on Sinclair ZX81 showcased at Retro Computer Museum event in UK

– Book 1 of Legend of Kyrandia has been rereleased for Amiga CD32

– SEGA Game Gear and Master System themes out in Japan for the 3DS

– Super Ghouls ‘N Ghosts and Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance available on Wii U eShop

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Daily Retrospektive – 13/2/15

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– Commodore 65 (not a typo) prototype recently appears on eBay

– New retro-inspired game Starr Mazer has Kickstarter campaign

– Characters from The Lost Vikings make a return in Heroes of the Storm

– 3D Fantasy Zone arrives to the 3DS eShop, Blaster Master and Mappy-Land arrives to the Wii U eShop

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Daily Retrospektive – 16/1/15

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– Nintendo announces release date for Majora’s Mask 3D remake for 3DS

– 3D Afterburner II, Axelay and Demon’s Crest to appear on the 3DS and Wii U eShops respectively

– Retro SEGA console themes showcased for Japanese 3DS showcasing SEGA Mark III and Saturn

– Kickstarter campaign commenced for Nanocade custom tiny Arcade cabinet

– Retro-inspired shooter Hotline Miami 2 refused classification in Australia

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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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