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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Daily Retrospektive - 18/09/2014 - Retrospekt →

- 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


10th September 2014


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- New details emerge on upcoming reboot of a reboot of Alone in the Dark

- Super Mario Bros. Movie announced for BluRay and DVD release

- Famicom Transformers exclusive “Convoy of Mystery” turned in to endless runner for iOS and Android in Japan

- Team Fortress 2 map based on iconic 1st stage of the arcade classic Donkey Kong 


9th September 2014


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- Reboot for 1991 Isometric puzzle game D/Generation announced

- SEGA Mega Drive and Game Gear merchandising available for preorder and to be sold at TGS 2014

- Texture ROM update released for Ghostbusters on Mega Drive 

- Teens react to playing a Nintendo Entertainment System


8th September 2014


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- Independent adventure game Evoland 2 announced promising time travel and more nods to old JRPGs

- Nintendo of Europe tweets upcoming artwork for Ultimate NES Remix on 3DS

- Cinemaware announces distribution agreement for their titles on Good old Games

- Classic platform game by Apogee ‘Cosmo’s Cosmic Adventure’ available on Good old Games


5th September 2014


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- Castlevania III, Mega Man Xtreme and Gargoyle’s Quest II on Wii U and 3DS eShops

- Bizarre glitch spotted in Ocarina of Time during speedrun

- Capcom releases PlayStation 4 gameplay footage trailer for Resident Evil: Remastered

- Promotional video from 1972 showcasing the Magnavox Odyssey


4th September 2014


Daily Retrospektive - 04/09/2014 - Retrospekt →

- The Angry Video Game Nerd Movie is available now on Vimeo On Demand

- Cannon Fodder unofficially ported to CD 32 with FMV support without module

- Super Street Fighter II Turbo Revival spotted on Australian Classification site

- Artist modifies and paints Mega Drive to commemorate mate’s 30th birthday


3rd September 2014


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- Flashback unofficially ported to Amiga CD32 as a free download

- Beta footage appears on YouTube of Mega Man spiritual successor Mighty No. 9

- ROM discovered of rolling demo of Sonic 2 for Game Gear used in department stores

- Double Fine showcasing video of Grim Fandango Remastered thus far on Playstation 4


2nd September 2014


Daily Retrospektive - 02/09/2014 - Retrospekt →

- Hyrule Warriors September DLC to include Link’s shield and sword from Legend of Zelda (circa 1986)

- Monkey Island Scumm Bar LEGO set concept on Lego Ideas

- Spot Goes to Hollywood prototype discovered for SEGA 32X

- Chrono Trigger designer wanted game to be a series like Final Fantasy


1st September 2014


Daily Retrospektive - 01/09/2014 - Retrospekt →

- 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.