1st October 2014


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- Wired takes the Game Boy through various drop and smash tests 

- Indie developed Platform/RPG Traumerin uses graphics inspired from Game Boy

- Fan creates various LEGO dioramas based on Doom and Doom 2

- Mega Man hoodie popping up on several online retail stores in the UK


30th September 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


29th September 2014


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- Former Wipeout developers announce spiritual successor ‘Formula Fusion’

- Game Boy to HDMI adaptor ‘HDMIBoy’ in development, Kickstarter to commence soon

- Box artwork for physical release of 3D SEGA Classics on 3DS announced

- Pier Solar HD finally gets release date announced for PS3, PS4, Steam and OUYA with Dreamcast release date pending


26th September 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


25th September 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


24th September 2014


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- Square Sounds Melbourne music festival announced for 2015 with 1st wave of lineups

- Indie game ‘The Girl from Gunma Ki’ showcased at TGS 2014 reminiscent of Famicom or MSX game

- Freemium mobile game Rise of Mana to be released on PlayStation Vita

- Fan interviewed by Konami for holding largest Silent Hill game and paraphernalia collection in the world


23rd September 2014


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- Teaser trailer released of Raiden V for Xbox One

- Videogame History Museum organisation has a new home in Texas, USA

- Amstrad/Atari ST classic RPG ‘Back to the Golden Age’ ported to Amiga

- God of War II ROM patch converts text and graphics for Castlevania on NES 


22nd September 2014


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- Killer Instinct Season 2 Trailer shown at Tokyo Game Show 2014 introducing ‘Maya’

- Wasteland 2 now available for purchase on Steam & GoG for OSX, Linux and Windows

- Modded Game Boy Advance SP themed to Donkey Kong Country

- PlayStation, NES and Mega Drive controller silicone moulds at Thinkgeek 


19th September 2014


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- Donkey Kong Original Edition and Life Force (NES) to be available on 3DS/Wii U Virtual Console this week

- Commander Keen: Keen Dreams source code now available for download

- Raiden reboot to be shown at Tokyo Game Show 2014 coinciding 25th anniversary

- HarpaPong project entailed Pong played on a side of a building in Reykjavik, Iceland


18th September 2014

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- Gauntlet reboot available mid next week on Steam for Windows

- Video demonstrating what SNES Game music would sound like on Mega Drive chipset

- C64 homebrew game ‘Powerglove’ available for order + downloads for modern computers

- Complete archive of 80s TV game show Starcade available online 


17th September 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


16th September 2014


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- Premiere Adelaide retrogaming/chiptune night Ultracade Live returns on September 28th

- Latest retro console to get Flappy Bird port: Amiga CD32

- Ultimate NES Remix on 3DS to include Speed Mario Bros. which is the original classic sped up

- Lode Runner creator Douglas E. Smith passed away at age 54


15th September 2014


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- New Mexico City Council decide to auction 800 copies of E.T. (Atari 2600) from landfill

- Pac-Man themed restaurant and venue ‘Level 257’ to be opening in Chicago, US

- Donkey Kong Country re-created in Doom via GZDoom mod

- Man in Sonic suit races a train for Two Kilometres


12th September 2014


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- Nintendo announces a NES-themed 3DS XL, worldwide release to be announced?

- Mega Man Xtreme 2 and Mario Pinball Land to be available on Wii U and 3DS eShops

- Photos of long cancelled Dreamcast game Ecco The Dolphin 2: Sentinels of the Universe emerge

- Independent game SLaVE announced for Dreamcast combines Doom with Robotron 2084

- Mortal Kombat X gets a release date! 


11th September 2014


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- Red Bull Music Academy hosts episodic documentary about Japanese video game composers

- LED Backlight modification for SEGA Game Gear is work in progress

- Gabriel Knight 20th Anniversary pre-orders available at Good Old Games and Steam

- Over 200 copies of Night Trap traded in at a second hand game store in New Mexico