Weekly Retrospektive – 22/4/16

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– Indiegogo campaign commenced for ‘THE 64’ revived Commodore home computer & portable

– Kickstarter campaign commenced for documentary focusing on history of game box artwork

– Pang Adventures now available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Steam, iOS and Android

– Super Mario Bros. speedrun (any%) world record broken at 4:57.260

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Weekly Retrospektive – 15/4/16

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– Extremely rare prototype discovered of a Neo Geo fighter, possibly Dragon’s Heaven

– ‘Recently-discovered’ Easter Egg in Punch Out!! actually discovered months prior

– SMSpower hosting Master System coding competition, including Alex Kidd in Miracle World 2

– Square Enix announces Romancing SaGa 2 coming to iOS and Android ‘soon’

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Weekly Retrospektive – 1/4/16

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– 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

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Weekly Retrospektive – 11/3/16

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– 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

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Weekly Retrospektive – 5/2/16

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– 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)

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Weekly Retrospektive – 8/11/15

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– 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

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Weekly Retrospektive – 31/10/2015

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– 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

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Weekly Retrospektive – 18/9/15

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– Final Fantasy Adventure (aka Seiken Densetsu) remake announced

– Galaxian for Atari 2600 remade to be closer to Arcade version

– Latest Arcade Archives ‘Terra Cresta’ and ‘City Connection’ arrive on PlayStation 4

– Teaser released for new device ‘Picocassette’ which lets you play games on a smartphone

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Daily Retrospektive – 27/08/2015

– Epic SNES adventure ‘Chrono Trigger’ turns 20 this year 

– All-in-one indie retro tribute game Evoland 2 now available on Steam and Good old Games for Windows

– VVVVVV released on PlayStation 4 and Vita 

– Mat Mania Exciting Hour newest addition to Arcade Archive on PlayStation 4 

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Daily Retrospektive – 21/8/15

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– Final Fantasy VII released for iOS, Android to follow suit near future?

– Endless retro runner Pac-Man 256 available now for both iOS and Android

– Fan-made remake of Resident Evil 2 halted with no hard feelings

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Daily Retrospektive – 7/8/15

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– New gameplay video for upcoming mobile game ‘Pac-Man 256’ for iOS and Android

– Latest Arcade Archive addition ‘Karate Champ’ available now on PSN Store

– Kickstarter campaign commenced for Next Gen NES 8bit Video Game Controller

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Daily Retrospektive – 5/8/15

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– Yooka-Laylee developer Playtonic teams up with Team 17 to publish game

– Soundtracks for Banjo-Kazooie, Perfect Dark and Battletoads coming to Vinyl in limited numbers

– New screenshots and animated gifs appear for ZX-Spectrum inspired shooter ‘Z-Exemplar’ 

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Daily Retrospektive – 29/7/15

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– Peripheral company Razer Inc acquires OUYA company 

– Release date for (old-school) Sonic clone Freedom Planet announced for Wii U

– Unofficial faceplate for New 3DS depicting look of Game & Watch available soon

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Daily Retrospektive – 22/7/15

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– Insert Coins kickstarter commenced for documentary focusing on Midway Games in the 90s

– Jeremy Soule’s soundtrack from Secret of Evermore remastered by Sean Schafianski and available to purchase

– Latest Humble Bundle features classic SNK games for Android phones and tablets

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Daily Retrospektive – 16/7/15 (Back on 22/7)

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– Balloon Fight patched to feature late Satoru Iwata as main character as unofficial tribute

– Commodore entering Smartphone market with Commodore PET Android phone

– Super Mario Bros. port for Commodore 64 Work in progress and already looking impressive

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