Daily Retrospektive – 19/2/15

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- Classic futuristic racer ‘Wipeout’ ported to Atari 2600 

– Nintendo mentions app that allows players to partially play SNES/NES games with Amiibo

– Square Enix looking to resurrect retro franchises like Gex and Anachronox

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Daily Retrospektive – 16/2/15

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- Mortal Kombat 1-3 now available on Good old Games

– Carmageddon: Reincarnation Public Beta available now on Steam

– Retro inspired platformer Alpha Version.0 in development, Kickstarter campaign commenced

– Officially licensed Mega Man sneakers to be available for preorder soon

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Daily Retrospektive – 13/2/15

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- Commodore 65 (not a typo) prototype recently appears on eBay

– New retro-inspired game Starr Mazer has Kickstarter campaign

– Characters from The Lost Vikings make a return in Heroes of the Storm

– 3D Fantasy Zone arrives to the 3DS eShop, Blaster Master and Mappy-Land arrives to the Wii U eShop

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Daily Retrospektive – 10/2/15

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- Piko Interactive teases new release of Chinese exclusive Mega Drive game ‘Water Margin – The tales of Clouds and Winds’

– Monthly retrogaming subscription ‘MyRetroGameBox’ delivers games to your door

– New ‘Teens React To…’ video features playing with a Nintendo Power Glove

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Daily Retrospektive – 5/2/15

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- Indie developed retro inspired adventure game Evoland recently released on iOS and Android

– Latest post on social networks from developers hint at release date for Hotline Miami 2

– Various editions of Mortal Kombat X announced by Warner Bros. for release on April 18

– Teaser trailer released for Sonic Runners game for mobile 

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Daily Retrospektive – 2/2/15

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- SEGA of America to downsize and focus on Mobile & PC gaming

– Wonderboy spiritual successor ‘Monster Boy’ announced & to be developed by original creator

– ROM of Toki for Atari 7800 discovered

– Retro-inspired RPG ‘8bitMMO’ released for OSX, Linux and Windows

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Daily Retrospektive – 7/1/15

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- Amstrad CPC port of 1984’s Mutant Monty recreated to work in a web browser

– Steampunk inspired modification of a Game Boy

– Retro-inspired platformer ‘1-bit Ninja Remix Rush’ coming soon to iOS

– Latest ‘Teens react to…’ video is all about how they react to Mario Kart 64

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Super Castlevania IV Review

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Resident team captain of ‘Super Video Game Trivia Challenge’ Jess Wilson reviews Super Castlevania IV on the SNES. Untimely classic? Or another run of the mill platformer? Read on to find out!

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Daily Retrospektive – 16/12/2014

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- SEGA Genesis Megatron Transformer hybrid figure available for pre-order

– 80s inspired Retro racer Drift Stage greenlit on Steam

– Information leaked for a Super Mario Bros. movie by Sony Pictures

– Latest ‘Teens React to…’ covers Mega Man on the NES

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Ultracade Live: Premiere retrogaming night in City of Adelaide

Friendly reminder that Ultracade Live is on 7PM, Thursday the 18th December at La Boheme, Adelaide!

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Daily Retrospektive – 27/11/2014

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- 2000 release of Aliens vs Predator now available on Windows at Good old Games

– Fastest lap recorded in Super Mario Kart on SNES just under 56 seconds

– Cinemaware push new campaign for reboot of 1989 classic adventure game Rocket Ranger on Kickstarter

– Geeky business Tie covered in old-school Video Game controllers

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Spider-Man And The X-Men In Arcade’s Revenge (Game Boy)

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Your friendly neighbourhood video game reviewer, Michael Farina is back at it again. This time wall crawling his way through a representation of what it is to be a superhero on Game Boy.

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Daily Retrospektive – 18/11/2014

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- Super Smash Bros. demade for Texas Instruments Pocket Calculator 

– Various retro game inspired cross stitch throw rugs and blankets available on Etsy

– HDMI kits in development for Nintendo Entertainment System console to improve support on modern TV

– Zelda-themed Game Boy cartridge art piece by renowned artist Vadu Amka

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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 – 12/11/2014

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- Easter egg found in Lemmings 2 on SNES which lets you shoot Lemmings with Super Scope

– Rumour: Trademark possibly registered for Battletoads by Microsoft

– Custom fan-made Board game made based on Castlevania games

– Retro Quest closes shop, sells remaining lot of various SNES homebrew and repro games 

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