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Ray Commend

Experimental Pi opens up Pre-orders for PiBoy DMG

With the Analogue Pocket selling out within the first 15 minutes of pre-orders, many potential customers expressed their disappointment with the company. Some have even called into question as to whether Analogue’s practice of advertising zero emulation for its devices is deceptive. Hardware emulation versus software emulation is a volatile topic to say the least, […]

Bob

Weekly Roundup #213

  Here’s this week’s roundup!  An audio-only version, is available on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify and for direct-download:  https://www.retrorgb.com/podcast/?name=2020-08-05_213.mp3 Video available on YouTube (above), LBRY and Bitchute:  Please consider signing up as a supporter!  Either hit Join, tip or pledge on this video, or sign up through the following services:  https://www.floatplane.com/channel/RobertNeal  /  https://www.patreon.com/retrorgb   T-Shirts:  https://www.retrorgb.com/store.html All […]

Bob

MODE Firmware v1.02 R10

Terraonion has just updated the firmware for the MODE to version v1.02 R10.  The most notable updates are the ability to soft reset to the MODE menu using the controller on both Dreamcast and Saturn, as well as the “fast boot” option.  There’s also a bunch of tweaks and bugfixes, making the product even more […]

Bob

Sega Dreamcast & Saturn ODE: MODE Review

The MODE is an optical disc emulator (ODE) that replaces the CDROM drive in your Dreamcast or Saturn, allowing you to boot from modern storage options, as opposed to original discs.  This video will show what storage options to use, how to install it and how it performs! MODE:  https://shop.terraonion.com/en/home/17-Terraonion_MODE_Dreamcast_Saturn_ODE.html LaserBear brackets & mounts:  https://laserbear.net/ […]

Bob

Battletoads August 20th Release

The team behind the new Battletoads game has just announced it will release in a few weeks on August 20th.  The game will launch on Xbox One, Windows 10, Xbox Game Pass, and Steam: Xbox:  https://www.xbox.com/en-US/games/battletoads Steam:  https://store.steampowered.com/app/1244950/Battletoads/ While this certainly isn’t a “retro” release, anyone who grew up in the late 80’s / early 90’s surely […]

Bob

Sinden Lightgun Project Updates

There’s been a few updates to the Sinden Lightgun project;  A “gun” designed to play original light gun games on all TV’s including flat panels with the use of a camera and emulation.  It looks like production is moving along and 5000 plastic shells have arrived at the manufacturer, who is preparing to begin production.  The […]