23rd July 2014

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- Photos, scans and videos emerge of the cancelled Panasonic 3DO M2 console and games

- Smooth McGroove covers Temple/Palace theme from Legend of Zelda II

- 8-in-1 SCART switch made for die-hard retro gamers

- Super Famicom controller themed pouch for PlayStation Vita

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22nd July 2014

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- Super Noah’s Ark 3D to get HD treatment by Pico Interactive

- Photo from AVCon 2014 of Duke Nukem meeting the voice of Duke Nukem (Jon St. John) 

- Version 20.0 preview of graphically violent mod ‘Brutal Doom’

- Petition on change.org for a new Crash Bandicoot game for new gen PlayStation

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18th July 2014

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- EzeeCube Media Centre campaign on Indiegogo to add a retro console module for expansion

- Shantae and Spelunker arrives on 3DS Virtual Console, Earthbound finally arrives on Wii U Virtual Console

- Fantasy Zone II to be next SEGA 3D Classic to appear on 3DS

- Screenshots for cancelled Duke Nukem: Endangered Species appear online

- Second trailer for up and coming Angry Video Game Movie now available

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17th July 2014

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- Duke Nukem 3D Hi-Res Pack and eDuke are two programs you want to use to re play a classic

- 3D Realms has new logo, familiar characters from past Apogee & 3D Realms games included

- Level 1 Boss from Altered Beast made as a statuette available for preorder

- EPONA USA mashes Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time with Daytona USA

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16th July 2014

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- Flappy Bird demake now available for Nintendo Entertainment System

- Latest trophy announced for upcoming Super Smash Bros. game is.. Rayman?

- Developer who is porting Apple II Lode Runner to TrS80 porting to Neo Geo too

- Modified multiplayer table with Nintendo 64 built inside

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15th July 2014

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- New trailer for Mortal Kombat X introduced Raiden to the fighting roster

- amstradtoday.com hosts homebrew games for Amstrad computers

- Reboot of classic Amiga platformer ‘Superfrog HD’ now available for Android

- Another Virtual Boy promotion video ripped and preserved digitally on YouTube

- Be sure to check out: The Indie Games Room at AVCon 2014

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14th July 2014

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- Experiment showcasing what happens to a Sonic game when 13 Sonic & Knuckles carts are stacked up on top of each other

- Indie-developed ‘Shadowcrypt’ inspired from both Castlevania and Legend of Zelda II available for purchase

- BigBoy Advance console modification gives Game Boy Advance an 8” screen

- Officially-licensed SEGA Mega Drive Megatron Transformers preorders begin in Japan

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11th July 2014

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- Homebrew developer Orion demonstrates Hybrid CD containing PC Engine, Windows and Jaguar games on one disc. 

- Super Mario World glitch discovered nearly 24 years later enabling cloud power up in Yoshi Island stage 2 

- Donkey Kong, Metroid and Kid Icarus to make their way to the Wii U Virtual Console with heavy discounts

- Buck Rogers prototype discovered for Super Nintendo which later became Jim Power

- 1991 ZX Spectrum game Slightly Magic makes its way to modern computer and mobile platforms

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10th July 2014

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- Freeway clone Libreway made for SEGA SG-1000, Master System and MSX Computers

- Rare Swedish big box edition of Legend of Zelda: Link to the Past up for grabs on eBay

- iOS port of 1995 Super Famicom RPG Tales of Phantasia to be removed from iOS App Store

- Screenshots from cancelled Æon Flux video game on PlayStation

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9th July 2014

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9th July 2014

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teamavcon:

Map and Timetables now live!
We’ve got our map online and have just updated the schedule page with events, screenings, games and guest timetables. You can now start planning your AVCon weekend!
https://www.avcon.org.au/information/schedule

teamavcon:

Map and Timetables now live!

We’ve got our map online and have just updated the schedule page with events, screenings, games and guest timetables. You can now start planning your AVCon weekend!

https://www.avcon.org.au/information/schedule

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9th July 2014

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- Q*Bert Rebooted now available on Steam, Mobile platforms to be announced

- Make your own 3D printed ‘Game Boy’ components and Raspberry Pi

- Converse teams up with Nintendo to release Japan exclusive Super Mario sneakers

- Jazzy Jeff vs Jeremy Ellis in a beats-off live at a concert featuring Super Mario Bros. Overworld theme

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8th July 2014

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- GameRoom Essentials Indiegogo campaign for expansion of venue with Mini Golf and band stage

- PlayStation 3 Dual Shock controller modded to look like original PlayStation 1 Dual Shock controller

- New Neo Geo Game Knight’s Chance available for MVS and AES for preorder

- Kids reactions to playing a Nintendo Game Boy first time

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7th July 2014

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- Homebrew fighting game ‘SEGA Master System Brawl’ pays tribute to classic heroes from forgotten 8bit SEGA era

- Bitmap Brothers’ classic strategy game Z arrives for Windows on Steam and Good old Games 

- Unofficial SNES colour-themed Game Boy Advance consoles going on sale

- Hilarious ‘MoreTroll Kombat’ compilation video by Street Troller team released

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4th July 2014

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- ‘Sarooo’ SD card cartridge for SEGA Saturn in development

- NES classic platform game ‘Adventure Island’ to appear on Wii U Virtual Console 

- Famicom-themed iPhone 5/5S case on sale in Japan

- New Real-Time Strategy game ‘Armed for Battle’ available to order on NES

- Former Mortal Kombat game actors meet up for reunion at Galloping Ghost Arcade

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