Daily Retrospektive – 26/11/2014

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- Results of winners from game development competition for Amstrad CPC #CPCRetroDev available

– Reproduction carts of western release of Rendering Ranger ‘Targa’ for SNES available for order reservation

– SNK announces Metal Slug Revolution for iOS and Android offering new spin to classic franchise

– 2D retro-inspired platformer ‘Buck and Miles’ Kickstarter campaign commenced

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Daily Retrospektive – 17/11/2014

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- Taito announces Arkanoid vs Space Invaders for iOS and Android combining two gameplay elements

– ‘PC Engine Memories Turbo Duo Edition’ compilation released with translated versions of classic PCE games

– (The better) Amiga Dick Tracy game ported to Windows

– Super Bad Mario makes life hell for folks in real life like Street Trollers and More troll Kombat

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Daily Retrospektive – 13/11/2014

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- Modder crams Super Game Boy and Pokémon Blue guts in to a SNES cartridge

– Limited Edition physical copy run of Retro City Rampage DX to be released for PlayStation 4 sold out in hours

– PlayStation emulator functional on Android Wear LG G-Watch

– Music video for “She Is Young, She Is Beautiful” by Perturbator stays true to the 80s vibe and a 16-bit apocalypse.

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Daily Retrospektive – 11/11/2014

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- Footage released of unreleased Sonic game on SEGA Saturn: Sonic X-Treme

– New Bomberman made and released in Japan for iOS and Android. West to follow suit? 

– Video demonstrating cancelled Homebrew game Joust Evolution on Vectrex

– Legend of Zelda: A Link between Worlds blankets available as either world map or portraits of heroes. 

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Daily Retrospektive – 23/10/2014

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- Unused graphics and sound discovered in Donkey Kong 33 years after release of the game

– Prototype cartridge for Sharknado game on Atari 2600 appears on eBay

– PlayStation beat’em up Gekido making its way to iOS and Android

– Album tributing Composer Rob Hubbard’s work on Commodore 64 released

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Daily Retrospektive – 21/10/2014

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- Proof of concept video demonstrating Sonic 3 & Knuckles on a mobile device

– YouTube video containing 4 hours of music from various Nintendo 64 games

– New teaser trailer for 80s inspired racing game Drift Stage and platforms announced

– RETRO Video Game Magazine announces Year 2 campaign on Kickstarter

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Daily Retrospektive – 09/10/2014

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- Cinemaware’s Wings to be rereleased in original form as Kickstarter backer extra along with Wings: Remastered

– Prototype SEGA Graphic Board for the Master System found on eBay and sold

– Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 is getting unofficially ported to the Game Boy Colour

– Reference video showcases title screens of just about every Game Boy game made

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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 – 06/10/2014

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- Video game documentary “From Bedrooms to Billions” now available digitally, DVD and BluRay

– Unofficial rerelease of Shadow of the Beast updated with additional platform and controller support

– Art exhibition in Germany about technology features sprites from Duke Nukem 3D

– Latest Mortal Kombat X trailer features evil sorcerer Quan Chi

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Daily Retrospektive – 02/10/2014

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- Classic 1992 adventure game ‘Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis’ is getting rebooted unofficially

– Samurai Showdown Slash turns classic 1 on 1 fighter to endless runner for iOS and Android

– Metal Sonic Hyperdrive introduces Metal Sonic and other characters to Sonic’s universe on Mega Drive and Wii Virtual Console

– Mortal Kombat film studio announces Tetris movie to be produced

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Daily Retrospektive – 10/09/2014

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- New details emerge on upcoming reboot of a reboot of Alone in the Dark

– Super Mario Bros. Movie announced for BluRay and DVD release

– Famicom Transformers exclusive “Convoy of Mystery” turned in to endless runner for iOS and Android in Japan

– Team Fortress 2 map based on iconic 1st stage of the arcade classic Donkey Kong

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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 – 06/08/2014

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- Footage discovered of Shenmue on SEGA Saturn
– Various Game Gear games hacked to play on SEGA Master System
– Secret of Mana announced for release on Android, iPhone port gets discounted
– Officially licensed Legend of Zelda Monopoly board game announced

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Daily Retrospektive – 24/07/2014

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- Homebrew Exolon clone Kyd Cadet 3 now available for ZX Spectrum
– King of Fighters ’98 to come to iOS and Android ‘soon’
– Metal Slug AES Collection up for grabs on eBay in one huge lot
– Artwork from NeoGAF of modern games if they were PlayStation 1 demakes

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Daily Retrospektive – 15/07/2014 (Three sleeps till AVCon)

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- New trailer for Mortal Kombat X introduced Raiden to the fighting roster
– amstradtoday.com hosts homebrew games for Amstrad computers
– Reboot of classic Amiga platformer ‘Superfrog HD’ now available for Android
– Another Virtual Boy promotion video ripped and preserved digitally on YouTube
– Be sure to check out: The Indie Games Room at AVCon 2014

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