Bob

Time Harvest Picture Adjust Box

I’ve recently seen a few devices that all use a similar PCB to adjust the horizontal and vertical position of an RGBs output.  I believe it was originally designed for arcade machines that don’t have easy-to-access controls, such as my MiniMVS.  I purchased a JAMMA version to test and it seemed to work exactly as […]

Bob

Jaguar GameDrive Pre-Orders Open

Stone Age Gamer has just opened pre-orders on the Atari Jaguar ROM cart from RetroHQ called the GameDrive.  The price is $180 plus shipping and should ship around late March: Jaguar GameDrive:  http://bit.ly/jaguargamedrive MicroSD Cards:  https://www.amazon.com/shop/retrorgb?listId=2ZTMQP0SZ7GRK UPDATE:  Retro Gamer Stuff also has pre-orders open!:  https://retrogamerstuff.com/collections/gamedrive/products/jaguar-gamedrive?ref=9qd6Y I previously reviewed the GameDrive back when it was called by its […]

Bob

XStation Firmware Update

Rama has just posted a new firmware update for the XStation Optical Drive Emulator.  This update adds support for the MemCard Pro, as well as includes some tweaks and bugfixes. XStation Firmware Download:  https://github.com/x-station/xstation-releases/releases/tag/1.1.0 Purchase XStation: https://bit.ly/PS1xstation 3D Printed SD Mount:  https://laserbear.net/shop/ols/products/ps1-xstation-sd-card-mount While the XStation was already considered a very stable product, this release will allow […]

Bob

Weekly Roundup #242

Here’s this week’s roundup, available as a video, as well as audio-only on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify and for direct-download:  https://www.retrorgb.com/podcast/?name=2021-02-24_242.mp3 If you enjoy these videos, please consider supporting this channel via monthly support services, tips, or even just by using our affiliate links to purchase things you were already going to buy anyway, at […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Voltage Blaster -5V ISA Slot Adapter

Phil from Phil’s Computer Lab has teamed up with Necroware to design and release the “Voltage Blaster”.  A device which is an ISA slot based adapter that helps facilitate the proper voltage needed to run many vintage ISA slot based sound cards.  Some classic sound cards like the Sound Blaster 2.0 requires -5V to operate […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Reverse Engineered 3DFX Voodoo 5 6000

A user by the handle zx-c64 on MODLABS.net (anthony on the vogons) has recently announced an update to their currently “untitled project” which aims to produce a new 3DFX compatible 3D graphic accelerator (video card).  3DFX Interactive was the company behind the immensely popular Voodoo line of video cards in the mid to late 90’s […]

Alex Mitchell

Analogue Releases Updates, Reaffirms SNt/MSg/DAC Restock

(Update 2: Feb 23, 2021) Smokemonster has added updated jailbreak firmwares to each console’s respective GitHub page. I have also included links to those updates next to the official links at the bottom of this article. (Update 1: Feb 22, 2021) Analogue has also posted an article to their support website that addresses ongoing community concerns […]

Bob

Everdrive 64 x5 Released

Krikzz has just released a new ROM cart for the Nintendo 64 that he’s listing under the “x5” moniker.  It’s essentially a replacement for the previous “v2.5” and might be the best choice for most people looking to run ROMs on the console.  More details after the link: Everdrive 64 x5:  http://bit.ly/everdrive64x5 Everdrive 64 x7:  http://bit.ly/everdrive64x7 MicroSD […]