Retro News Roundup

Retro News Round-Up – February 2015

This month’s episode includes the return of Grim Fandango, a Commodore Amiga built into a suitcase, and the joys of teletext being revived (well, kind of).


This episode’s links:

A new and sealed copy of Stadium Events for the NES:

The early prototype of the Sega Saturn, called the Pluto:

World 1-1 documentary:

The return of Digitiser:

Megaman action figure:

Pokemon Red playing Twitch:

The ControlView for the Dreamcast:

Krikzz’s reprogrammable mega drive cartridge kit:

A Ghostbusters NES:

A Commodore Amiga built into a suitcase:

An unofficial port of the NES’s Solomon’s Key 2 for the Commodore Amiga:

Jet Paco on the NES:

Rocket Smash EX on the Commodore 64:

Castle Raider for the BBC Micro:

Hyperion for the Commodore 64:

Grubz for the Commodore 64:

More details on the Atari 7800 port of Toki:

More information on Alice’s Mom Rescue for the Dreamcast:

More information on Antarex for the Mega Drive:

Details on the upcoming release of a physical version of the unreleased Shadowhawk on the SNES:

Fan translation of Moving Advanture: Psy-O-Blade on the Mega Drive:

Fan translation of Rent A Hero on the Mega Drive:

Fan translation of The Screamer on the PC-98:

Fan translation of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Hou on PC: