Daily Retrospektive – 28/03/2014

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- Little Big Adventure now available on iOS and Android
- Super Mario Kart, Mighty Bombjack and Ninja Gaiden on Wii U this week
- Adventure Island II on 3DS this week
- Game Boy Advance games on Virtual Console coming in April for Wii U
- Power Glove inspired oven mitts on Indiegogo perfect for multipurpose besides using as oven mitts

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PAX Australia 2013 Classic Console area

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This is a short video covering what the PAX Australia 2013 Classic Console area was like!

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Daily Retrospektive – 25/02/2014

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- Console Wars novel to become a film, Seth Rogan and Evan Goldberg to write and direct
- iOS retro platformer Super Obstacle Boy now available on Samsung Store
- Gameplay trailer for up and coming ‘Venture Kid’ for iOS and Android
- Super Mario Bros. Overworld tune played on 3000 year old Chinese instrument: The Sheng

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Daily Retrospektive – 20/02/2014

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- Zemmix Neo console made by fans and based on the MSX Home Computer
- Steve Lin reveals more Nintendo documentation from the past, this time a demo script for R.O.B.
- 8-Bitty online store offers 8-Bit inspired T-shirt designs for sale
- F-Zero GX played entirely with one hand

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Daily Retrospektive – 07/02/2014

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- Strider 2014 release date announced and new game modes
- Retro City Rampage trailer for 3DS along with Wii U eShop downloads this week
- Cinemaware’s Kings of Chicago to be released on Android this month
- Prototype ROM of Mega Drive’s Frog Dude released by former developer
- SiN Gold now available on Good old Games

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Daily Retrospektive – 03/02/2014

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- Hints of Nintendo working on releasing Game Boy Advance games to the 3DS Virtual Console
- Elite Systems in legal hot water due to not paying creators Royalties of old games reused for compilations
- Galcon Legends coming soon to iOS gives the nod to 1987 strategy game Galactic Conquest
- Legend of Zelda and Attack on Titan mash-up artwork

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Daily Retrospektive – 29/01/2014

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- Dreamcast Side-scrolling space shooter Redux: Dark Matters now available and shipping
- Mighty No. 9 in-progress screenshots leaked
- PC Engine games to be released on Wii U Virtual Console in Japan, West to follow suit?
- Famifind.com: a new online directory of retro gaming stores in Japan

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Daily Retrospektive – 24/01/2014

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- Super Mario Bros. 2 and Ninja Gaiden III on the Wii U and 3DS eShops this week
- Double Cherry Pass music from Super Mario 3D World recreated to sound like it is from a SNES game
- SEGA Dreamcast Homebrew bullet hell shooter ‘NEO XYX’ has gone gold
- Snowboard covered in gorgeous looking Mega Man artwork

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Daily Retrospektive – 22/11/2013

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- Everdrive cartridge for Game Boy in development
- Running gags with a frog in Final Fantasy IV spanning over the rereleases
- Brawl Brothers: great sequel to the not so great game ‘Rival Turf’ coming to WiiU Virtual Console
- Mysterious listing for a ‘NES Remix’ on Australian Classification Board website

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Daily Retrospektive – 15/11/2013

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- Nintendo to release album commemorating 30th anniversary of the Famicom in Japan
- RushJet1 releases Mega Man Remade featuring 8-bit remixes of music from the first Mega Man game
- Mega Man X2 out on WiiU Virtual Console
- Apple II DOS source code now available to the public
- ‘Donkey-Me’ is the original Donkey Kong but replaces Mario with various movie characters and themes

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Daily Retrospektive – 31/10/2013

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- Super Castlevania IV to be on Wii U eShop this week
- OC Remix’s Mega Man 25th Anniversary tribute album now available
- DotEmu to bring Double Dragon trilogy to the iOS and Android platform
- 30th Anniversary of Spelunker brings ‘Everyday Spelunker’ to iOS and soon on Android

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Daily Retrospektive – 22/10/2013

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- PAX Australia 2014 venue and dates announced
- Myst developers announce Obduction on Kickstarter
- Mitch Murder covers Mute City from F-Zero on SNES
- Mojon Twins release new game ‘Cadàveriön’ for ZX Spectrum
- Windows XP on a Famicom cartridge, and some shmuck won it on eBay..

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Daily Retrospektive – 08/10/2013

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- Neo Geo X Gold discontinued due to license termination between SNK Playmore and Tommo
- Final Fight 1-3 coming to Wii U Virtual Console
- Re-Volt released on Good old Games
- 90′s animated kids show ‘ReBoot’ getting ReBooted

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Daily Retrospektive – 27/09/2013

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- Customised Nintendo 64 console and controller with a Tron Legacy theme
- ZX Spectrum look-alike platform game ‘I am Level’ released on iOS and Android
- Major updates for Karate Champ on iOS
- Plush Pixelated Frogger and log on Etsy
- Indie game ‘Poocuzzi’ with Retro graphics and unique spin on honesty (NSFW)

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Daily Retrospektive – 13/09/2013

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- Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara on Wii U and Super Mario Bros. on 3DS this week (Europe)
- Contra 3 rated PG on Classification.gov.au
- GameCenter CX 3 release date and pricing announced (3DS)
- Boxed Asian Mega Drive 2 units and games now for sale
- ‘Puyo Puyo Tetris’ combines two classic puzzle games coming out soon. No really!

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