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SmokeMonster

Saturn Ultraman Hack Bypasses Proprietary ROM Cart Via 4MB Cart

ROMhacker YZB has released another Sega Saturn hack, following up their recent release of the Castlevania: Symphony of the Night 4MB RAM Cart Hack. This one is for Ultraman [Ultraman: Hikari no Kyojin Densetsu], a 2D fighter that is one of two Saturn titles requiring its own proprietary ROM cart, along with King of Fighters […]

Bob

Darksoft Neo Geo Multi Firmware Updates, Price Drop

Darksoft has just posted firmware updates for both the AES and MVS versions of his Neo Geo ROM cart.  Each can be downloaded from their respective pages: AES Firmware:  https://www.arcade-projects.com/forums/index.php?thread/8450-darksoft-s-multiaes-latest-firmware-menu-and-instructions/#post134321 MVS Firmware:  https://www.arcade-projects.com/forums/index.php?thread/5101-darksoft-s-multimvs-latest-firmware-menu-and-instructions/&pageNo=1 Here’s the full list of changes and bugfixes: Fix BUFF opening and closing. Possibly also fixes other related to SD card issues. Fix new […]

Bob

3DORGB Project Now Open Source

Dan aka citrus3000psi has just open-sourced his 3DORGB project and announced he’ll no longer be selling them.  I had this installed in my 3DO last year and was absolutely thrilled with its performance:  You get both a high-quality RGB output and the ability to switch the video modes between 240p and 480i:  https://github.com/citrus3000psi/3DORGB Hopefully someone will […]

Bob

Weekly Roundup #204

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=2020-06-03_204.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   The compressed air […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

ZX Spectrum Component Video

c0pperdragon the designer of the component mod for the Commodore 64 (C64) now has a sister project designed for the ZX (Zed EX) Spectrum family of British micro computers.  This mod will replace and take the space of the existing RF Modulator port socket without having to make any cuts to the computer’s case.  Utilizing […]

SmokeMonster

Street Fighter III Scene Documentary: Jazzy NYC ’19

Phil Nolan has released an excellent documentary covering the modern Street Fighter III: Third Strike arcade scene and fighting tournament organizers Jazzy Circuit. Jazzy NYC ’19 captures the excitement of live matches and guides viewers through the state of the scene from New York City to Japan. It’s a really great watch and will warm […]