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Mega Everdrive Pro Firmware v4.04

Krikzz has just released a new firmware for the Mega Everdrive Pro ROM Cart:  http://krikzz.com/pub/support/mega-everdrive/pro-series/OS/ The biggest change in this firmware is how save files are stored on the MicroSD card; Normally saves would move from the cart’s RAM to SD every time a new game is loaded.  This was totally fine during normal use, but […]

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XStation, PS1Digital Mods Installed and Demo’d

Voultar has just posted a video showing the installation of two highly anticipated, upcoming products for the PlayStation 1:  The new optical drive emulator called the XStation and the digital-to-digital HDMI mod called the PS1Digital.  Both are fairly complicated mods that involve fine pitch soldering, so I’d recommend professional installation services for both. UPDATE:  John […]

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GrafxBooster In Stock At CastleMania

The GrafxBooster from db Electronics is now in stock at CastleMania Games for $70 + shipping:  https://bit.ly/grafxbooster Since its release, the GrafxBooster has been regarded as the premium plug & play choice for both TurboGrafx-16 and PC Engine users, offering composite, S-Video and RGB output via a Genesis 2-style port, with all three video outputs safely […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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/ […]