retro gaming

  1. AlphaQup

    Attempting To Restore My Old SNES - Inside & Out

    12/29/20022 EDIT: REAL RROGRESS OF THE REBULD/FAILURE BEGINS HERE: Disclaimer: Like any good build thread, I decided to document it after I'd already started taking it apart :D. What good build thread has any forethought anyway... I had a really yellowed SNES as part of my retro-setup, and...
  2. R

    Case for retro hardware

    Hi guys, I wanted to look for a used case for retro hardware ... from 2005 to 2009 I would need an atx case ... something that looks like the Thermaltake Soprano Some idea?
  3. AlphaAtlas

    YouTuber Discovers Unreleased NES WCW Wrestling Game

    YouTuber "Archon 1981" claims he just bought an unreleased, unannounced NES wrestling game from 1989. The cartridge was supposedly given to a former Nintendo employee simply because he was a wrestling fan, but "UWC" never saw the light of day again. Archon says he's going to release the ROM to...
  4. cageymaru

    PlayStation Classic with RetroArch Runs Games Better Than the Stock Emulator

    The PlayStation Classic has been rejected by the retro community after it was discovered that the machine couldn't run the PlayStation One games sold with the system properly. The PlayStation Classic hardware seemed to be considerably slower than the SNES Classic, and thus the reason that it is...
  5. cageymaru

    A Guide to Accessing PlayStation Classic Emulator Settings

    According to Nibel on Twitter, owners of the PlayStation Classic can access the emulator settings menu with certain USB keyboards. When a Logitech or Corsair keyboard is plugged into the retro console, users can hit the ESC key and bring up the emulator settings menu. From there, users can...
  6. cageymaru

    Sony Releases 'Mishear Rap' Advertising Campaign for PlayStation Classic

    Here is a video of the 'Mishear Rap' advertising campaign in Japan for the PlayStation Classic. Thanks to Gematsu for the translation. Never change Japan. Never ever change! In it, Japanese actor Taiga plays a businessman who goes to a bar with his co-workers after work. During their chat, his...
  7. cageymaru

    Sony Has Announced the 25th Anniversary PlayStation Classic

    Sony Computer Entertainment has just announced the PlayStation Classic to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the first PlayStation. The miniaturized version will come pre-loaded with 20 classic titles and will have a $99.99 MSRP when it launches on December 3, 2018. Images of the device can be...
  8. FrgMstr

    Polymega Retro Gaming System

    Polymega is currently what looks to be an idea around putting all your retro gaming consoles in "one" system that will use hardware modules that will emulate the old systems on its new console hardware. There are modules that support NES, SNES, Genesis, Neo Geo, Sega CD, and Playstation games...
  9. FrgMstr

    DIY Retro-Arcade Machine with Raspberry Pi

    This is a very interesting worklog that is chronicled over at OCInside in English, if you are into the whole retro-gaming thing. The hardware to build this type of arcade machine is abundant so the whole DIY path is blank slate for your imagination. Maybe a full size cabinet? No matter if...
  10. DooKey

    Sonic 3-D Blast Gets New Life

    Jon Burton, the lead programmer for 1996's Sonic 3-D Blast, is making a more polished version of this classic video game. This version is being made available as a patch that can be installed into a ROM of the Sega Genesis version, and then played on a Genesis emulator. This should be of...