Retro News Roundup

Retro News Round-Up – January 2015

This month’s retro gaming round-up includes Chip’s Challenge on the NES, online multiplayer for the Mega Drive, and Pong installed on a traffic light. Yes, really.


This episode’s links:

Lemmings – The Ports book:

More information on the book A Gremlin in the works:

Auction for unreleased NES version of Chip’s Challenge:

Online multiplayer for the Mega Drive:

How to play Toy Racer for the Dreamcast online:

Outrun on the Force Dynamics 401cr:

The Indie GoGo campaign to install Pong machines on traffic lights:

Pre-order a copy of It Came From The Desert for the Mega Drive:

Order a Blinking Light Win for your NES:

Order the Super 8-Bit:

Indiegogo campaign for the Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega:

Download the new firmware for the GDEmu:

Stocking Filler and Save the Trees for the Vectrex:

Santatlantean for the PC Engine/TurboGrafx 16:

Love Dungeon for the Commodore Amiga:

Did It Come From The Desert? for the Commodore Amiga:

Jam It for the Commodore 64 (it’s not actually been released yet though – sorry about that!):

More details on Ameba for the Dreamcast:

Fan translation patch for Dragon Force 2: Kamisarishi Daichi Ni on the Sega Saturn

Fan translation patch for Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere on the Playstation:

Fan translation patch for Chaos Seed: Fuusui Kairouki on the SNES: