RetroGaming Roundup 25

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Nov 302010
 
RetroGaming Roundup 25

RetroGaming RoundUp 025 Hit The Mute has been released. The monthly retrogaming podcast contains news, articles, discussion and more on all things classic gaming. Highlights of the show include ‘Hardware Flashback’, ‘Top Ten Banned Controversial Games’, ‘It Came From MAME’ and much more. The download comes in either high quality or 16k versions, as well

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Nintendo Magazine System issue 10

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Nov 262010
 
Nintendo Magazine System issue 10

Nintendo Magazine System issue 10 from July 1993 has been archived over at Out-of-Print Archive. Nintendo Magazines System, or just NMS, was EMAP’s officially endorsed Nintendo magazine from the early nineties and an offshoot from the legendary Mean Machines. As well as the full download, there are four online articles as a taster of the

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The Retro League episode 58

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Nov 252010
 
The Retro League episode 58

The Retro League episode 58 – ‘Play this and shut up’ is available to download. The weekly retrogaming podcast discusses all things classic gaming and this week it’s a Commodore 64 special. Other sections include ‘Virtually Retro: Pac-Man Championship Edition DX’, ‘The Price is Wrong’ look at “Sonic X-Treme SEGA Saturn – The REAL SAMPLE”

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Nanako in Classic Japanese Monster Castle released on C64

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Nov 222010
 
Nanako in Classic Japanese Monster Castle released on C64

Nanako in Classic Japanese Monster Castle “follows Nanako and her quest to rescue her younger sister, Mya, who has got herself into a bit of bother involving dark magic and an evil tower”. This means platforming, puzzling fun as you advance the 25 odd levels to reach your goal. I’m getting deja vu all over

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Back in Time: November 1990

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Nov 192010
 
Back in Time: November 1990

SWIV shot up the opposing shoot-‘em-ups on the Amiga, Midnight Resistance run-‘n’-gunned its way from the arcades onto the C64, Speedball 2 made for a brutal futuristic sport on the Atari ST and Rick Dangerous began his multi-format domination in his multi-accolade winning sequel. All this must mean it’s time for another visit ‘Back in

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Genesis: Dawn Of A New Day released on ZX Spectrum

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Nov 192010
 
Genesis: Dawn Of A New Day released on ZX Spectrum

Dorks from outer space have invaded Earth and it’s your job as an ace space pilot to take them down. To defeat them, you will need to gather all the parts to a “definitive weapon” called the Genesis. This means good old shoot-’em-up fun through five planets before you can take on the might of

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Retro Gamer issue 83

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Nov 172010
 
Retro Gamer issue 83

Wow, it only seems like a couple of weeks since I got the last issue of Retro Gamer, but it’s probably more realistically four weeks. With issue 83, Retro Gamer have gone all Nintendo crazy again fronted by cover feature ‘Going Ape – The History of Donkey Kong Country’ and the Nintendo loving continues with

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Komoda issue 3

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Nov 162010
 
Komoda issue 3

The Komoda Team has released their third issue of Komoda. The Polish retrogaming ezine covers C64 gaming with reviews, interviews and more. With this issue there is a fantastic new design for the ezine and it does look great. Highlights inside the issue include an interview with C64 game developer Richard Bayliss, articles on Firetrap,

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The Retro League episode 56

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Nov 162010
 
The Retro League episode 56

The Retro League episode 56 – Lumpy Filler has been released. The weekly podcast contains news, features, links, discussions and more on all things retrogaming. Highlights this episode are Final Fantasy III, Intellivision collections, Games of the Week: Gorillas (PC), Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (Atari 2600) and Cobra Triangle (NES). The podcast, including

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Mission2Mir released on MSX

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Nov 162010
 
Mission2Mir released on MSX

Mission2Mir is a new entry into the ongoing MSXdev competition 2010, which is nearing its deadline. The game, which was developed by ray2day, is a classic style shoot-‘em-up game where the player defends the last existing MSX in the universe from invading aliens. The game’s ROM, manual, inlay artwork and more can be found at

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