Daily Retrospektive – 24/10/2014

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- Donkey Kong Country 2, Donkey Kong Land 2, Namco Museum and Legend of the River King 2 available on Wii U and 3DS eShops

– Indie game Ghosts ’n DJs inspired by Ghosts ’n Goblins hits Kickstarter

– Officially licensed Sonic sweater available for preorder

– ‘Our Dad Shao’ parody video of Mortal Kombat and family orientated sitcoms from the 80s

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Daily Retrospektive – 22/10/2014

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- ZX Spectrum gets new homebrew Puzzle game called Zen

– Kickstarter campaign for Season 2 of Boss Fight books commences

– Video on Twitch shows Mega Man X completed in under 40 minutes 

– Touching home made Mega Drive video pays tribute to film maker’s father

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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 – 17/10/2014

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- Donkey Kong Country, Donkey Kong Land and Adventures of Lolo appear on the Nintendo eShops this week

– New Angry Video Game Nerd video covers Beetlejuice on the NES

– Build your own portable Nintendo 64 with a kit on Kickstarter

– Plushies of various Mega Man heroes available to for pre-order online

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Daily Retrospektive – 15/10/2014

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- Kickstarter campaign launches for Commodore Amiga: Visual Commpendium book celebrating Amiga gaming. 

– Retro inspired platform game Electronic Super Joy: Groove City makes it to the iPhone and includes Steam key

– Video of a gamer speedruns through Goldeneye, Super Mario 64 and Ocarina of Time sequentially in under an hour

– Acoustic cover of Gerudo Valley music from Ocarina of Time by Sad Toy Cats

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Daily Retrospektive – 10/10/2014

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- Everdrive cartridge for Game Boy Advance in development

– Mighty Final Fight and Ufouria: The Saga to be released on the 3DS and Wii U Virtual Consoles

– Highly detailed SNES modification themed to Castlevania games by Vadu Amka

– The Player’s Score documentary on Kickstarter delving in to video game music composition history

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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 – 30/09/2014

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- ‘Lemmings – The Ports’ book in production delving to every Lemmings game made and cancelled

– Indie game OOT2D shows what Ocarina of Time would be like in A Link to the Past

– Arduino-based bracelet Ardubracelet with LEDs for playing Tetris and more

– Custom Game Boys themed to Darth Vader, Ninja Turtles and Back to the Future on Etsy

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Daily Retrospektive – 17/09/2014

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- Exploit in Canon Pixma Printer allows Doom to be played on it

– New NES game and documentary ‘New 8-Bit Heroes’ to be developed from Kickstarter campaign

– Tetris clone ‘UnkaTris’ made for Sinclair 1K ZX81

– Cancelled Philips CD-I game ‘Mario Takes America’ discovered

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Daily Retrospektive – 01/09/2014

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- Mega Drive port of Wolfenstein 3D updated recently. Still better than the SNES version
– Russian PlayStation port of Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars fan translated recently
– Super Famicom box art collection book on Kickstarter
– Pac-Man for Atari 2600 rekerjiggered to resemble original arcade gangster release.

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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 – 20/08/2014

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- Dreamcast adventure ‘Shenmue’ getting unofficially remastered by one Korean fan
– Fan-made Metal Gear remake halted by Konami, game was to include original voice of Snake
– New Sonic game ‘Sonic Adventure Land’ features new and more challenging stages
– Indie-developed ‘Hive Jump’ delivers game like XCOM and Spelunky

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Daily Retrospektive – 13/08/2014

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- Night Trap to be rebooted via Kickstarter campaign for OSX, Windows, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3
– John Romero working on a new game, and it’s a 1st Person Shooter
– Coleco Mini Arcade cabinets making a possible return?
– Loungey cover of Epoch music from Chrono Trigger by GreatJuja and Saxy Quaid

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Daily Retrospektive – 08/08/2014

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- Mega Man 2, Mega Man Battle Chip Challenge and Mach Rider on Nintendo eShops
– SEGA 3D Classics producer tweets suggestion to contact SEGA West to get games localised
– Kickstarter campaign for documentary ‘The Power of Glove’ about the Power Glove
– Latest Road Redemption trailer showcases more polished progress of the game
– Tekken 3 pirate release for Mega Drive spotted

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Daily Retrospektive – 31/07/2014

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- Virtual Boy VUE-Debugger development kit and multiplayer link cables spotted on Yahoo Auctions Japan
– Trailer for Landfill documentary ‘Atari: Game Over’ by Xbox now available
– Controversial arcade game Death Race has been recently ported to Magnavox Odyssey 2
– Beta 1 of Elite: Dangerous now available for download with enormous changelog

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