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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Daily Retrospektive – 05/11/2014

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- Prototype ROM for SEGA Arcade shooter ‘Hammer Away’ discovered and preserved digitally.

– SEGA plans to release the SEGA 3D Classics for 3DS in the Western market.

– Retro City Rampage DX announced for release on (just about) every modern platform

– 8-bit Luigi hidden in latest trailer for Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker on Wii U

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PAX Australia 2014: It’s on this weekend!

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There is going to be so much to see and do at PAX Australia 2014. Dave has given a brief on what Retro gamers should go check out!

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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 – 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 – 13/10/2014

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- Classic PC Adventure game ‘Myst’ to become a TV series

– Norway’s new banknotes heavily inspired by pixel art after art competition winners picked

– Enormous lot of old games and 50 systems for sale on eBay

– PC Henshin Turbo card allows gamers to play TurboGrafx-16 and PC Engine games on each other’s systems

– Renowned Arcade platformer Bubble Bobble in development for PC Engine

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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 – 26/09/2014

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- Various 3DS SEGA 3D Classics to get physical cartridge release in Japan

– GDemu device to allow SD card reading of ISOs on Dreamcast gets Frontend update

– Collector uploads video of rare heat-reactive Atari Jaguar Coffee mug

– Game & Watch Gallery 3 and Nobunaga’s Ambition hits the Nintendo eShops this week

– Super Mario LEGO Lamp available for sale on Etsy

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Daily Retrospektive – 25/09/2014

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- Author of Blow the Cartridge kicks off new Kickstarter for new issue of the physical comic

– More evidence spotted of Super Nintendo games popping up on 3DS eShop menus

– Indie retro-inspired platform game Shovel Knight gets classified on Australian Classification site, AU release imminent

– Breath of Fire Official Complete Works art book now available for sale

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