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Weekly Roundup #145

Here’s this week’s roundup!  Audio-only version, available on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and wherever podcasts are heard:  https://www.retrorgb.com/podcast/?name=2019-04-17_145.mp3 Now available on LBRY and Bitchute…and Spotify!!!: https://open.spotify.com/show/2VS4k3vyhMyDHT1uJ8HDdf * lbry://@retrorgb/145 https://www.bitchute.com/video/hhHhxWt164DP *alternative lbry links are: https://spee.ch/@retrorgb:1/145 https://beta.lbry.tv/145/2ffcea5339fa2bee8a4d608e34e4c12e74eee017

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New Switch Firmware

Nintendo has released version 8.0.0 firmware for the Switch, with two notable points to keep in mind: This update allows for moving (not copying) individual game save files between Switch consoles. It’s anticipated that this will break many of the pre-existing jailbreak tweaks and it’s advised you don’t update jailbroken units. This interested me for […]

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Wii 480p Video Bug Discovered!

Extrems, creator of the Game Boy Interface software, as well as contributor to the GameCube homebrew Swiss has just made a pretty amazing discovery!  Apparently, there’s a problem with the original Nintendo Revolution SDK that effects every piece of 480p software ever released on the Wii. That’s right, the software dev kit used to make all commercially […]

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McWill Backlit GBC Screen Kit

After years of having no good screen options, Game Boy Color fans can now rejoice!  Not only has Benn Venn announced his backlit kit, but McWill has just started selling his own as well! It looks like the screen is a 2:1 integer scale of the original GBC resolution:  2 pixels on the new display is 1 pixel […]