Retro News Roundup

Retro News Round-Up – October 2014

This month’s Retro News Round-Up includes Donkey Kong getting a good thrashing, Mario as a pinball, and a faithful recreation of Doom using just lego bricks.


This episode’s links:

Watch all of Robbie Lakeman’s new high score success at Donkey Kong:

Diggin’ In The Carts series:

The Players Score documentary Kickstarter:

Hardcore Gaming 101 Presents: Castlevania book:

Commodore 64: A Visual Commpendium:

The Huffington Post’s compilation of arcade machines visible in movies:

Goldeneye add-on for the Motorola smart watch:

Doom Lego diorama:

Press release for the announcement of the HD remake of D/Generation: Games Industry Gold Mine.

Krikzz’s EverDrive-64 v3:

New software for the GDEmu:

Vadu Amka’s 30th anniversary edition of the Mega Drive:

Vadu Amka’s Donkey Kong themed Game Boy Advance SP:

The SIO2BT for the Atari XE:

Razion on the Neo Geo AES and MVS:

Fan powered project bringing several Amiga titles to the Amiga CD-32:

A tidied up version of the Mega Drive’s Sonic 3:

Kickstarter for a new NES title – adventure game Mystic Searches:

More on the upcoming Pokemon Mini game Pokemon Psychic Seeds:

Fan translations for the Super Famicom’s Kyū-aku Megami Tensei: Megami Tensei I – II:

Fan translation for the Japanese version of the NES’s Bionic Commando:

Fan translation for the Sega Dreamcast’s What’s Shenmue?: