Daily Retrospektive – 3/7/15

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– Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time now available on Wii U Virtual Console

– Slick custom Nintendo 64 case resembling Mario’s clothes

– King’s Quest reboot release date announced 

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Daily Retrospektive – 26/6/15

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– HUCAST Games to bring adventure games Elansar and Philia to SEGA Dreamcast

– Kickstarter campaign for Blaster Master fan movie commences 

– Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards available on Wii U Virtual Console

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Daily Retrospektive – 18/6/15

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– Nintendo announces Star Fox Zero for Wii U in conjunction with Platinum Games

– Mario Maker renamed to Super Mario Maker, release date announced

– Sony to release 20th Anniversary Dualshock PlayStation controllers later this year

– Battletoads on Rare Replay to feature endless Turbo Tunnel mode and Instant rewind, Arcade release of game included as well

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Daily Retrospektive – 16/6/15

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– Microsoft announces Rare Replay for Xbox One featuring classic Rare games in one collection

– Nintendo brings Earthbound Beginnings (Mother 1) to US/European eShop for Wii U

– Bethesda releases gameplay trailer for new Doom game featuring many nods to classic franchise

– Nelvana Entertainment uploads entire Donkey Kong Country series on to YouTube

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Daily Retrospektive – 20/5/15

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– Over a dozen SEGA games pulled from Mobile app stores due to not meeting company’s standards 

– Retro Freak console latest 3rd party retro system to fight for throne

– New Angry Video Game Nerd features Darkwing Duck on PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16

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Daily Retrospektive – 15/4/15

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– SEGA Saturn exclusive and long lost game Sonic XTreme finally ported to original console

– New game for Virtual Boy ‘Fishbone’ released in limited quantities

– Dreamcast tribute to 1st person shooters ‘SLaVE’ now available to preorder

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Daily Retrospektive – 14/5/15

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– Alex Kidd in Miracle World sequel ‘Radaxian Rumble’ available as a ROM hack for original game

– Details on upcoming RETRO VGS console’s tentative pricing and first launch title

– Arcade release of Pac-Man recreated and fully playable in Minecraft

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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 – 23/3/15

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– Frontend for Commander Keen ‘Commander Genius’ available for download on OSX, Linux and Windows

– Metal Slug clone ‘Kraut Busters’ available for preorder with winter release

– Latest episode of Wired’s Battle Damage covers 12 retro and modern consoles

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Daily Retrospektive – 17/3/15

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– ‘Virtual Fall 2013’ competition winners now available Virtual Boy on Multicart ROM

– Character hidden in official artwork of Project Ukulele shown at EGX Rezzed 2015

– AtariAge to sell replacement Atari Jaguar translucent shells

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Daily Retrospektive 3/3/15

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– ‘Retro’ Magazine speculated to be working on dedicated video game console with homebrew developers 

– Mega Drive graphic novel adventure Sacred Line Genesis now available for order

– New Mortal Kombat X trailer released showcasing characters in Story Mode

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Daily Retrospektive – 9/1/15

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– NES ports of Lode Runner and Dig Dug now available on the Wii U eShop

– 1st of the new wave of SEGA 3D Classics to hit the 3DS is Afterburner 2

– Unused music discovered in pre-release demo of Lemmings on Amiga

– Awesome Games Done Quick video shows insane speedrun of Super Mario Bros. 2 (Lost Levels)

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Daily Retrospektive – 15/12/2014

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– Elite: Dangerous launch trailer released and release date announced

– ‘Vampire Killer’ MSX spiritual precursor to Castlevania coming to Wii U eShop in Japan

– One of a kind Chips Challenge prototype cartridge for NES auctioned off on Ebay

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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 – 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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