Vanessa (Vanessaira)

USB2Classic Input Board by Bruno Freitas

Bruno Freitas recently released info on his project to let gamers use modern USB controlled devices on classic console hardware.  Currently called the “USB2Classic”.  This device will take the input from these currently supported controllers; – Playstation 4 USB controller – XBOX 360 USB controller (and compatible XInput devices) – XBOX 360 USB Wireless Receiver […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

GameCube HDMI Adapter 20% Off on Amazon

Amazon is running a special code offer to get 20% off the GCHD Mk-2 from EON.  This is the revised HDMI adapter for the Nintendo GameCube which Citrus3000PSI aided in.  This special code to get 20% off is running in conjunction with the GOML2019 tournament which among other things is showcasing both the adapter and […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

History of Analog Luma in Video Signals

YouTuber “Displaced Gamers” just released another educational video in his series covering analog signals, resolutions, aspect ratios, and more.  This video covered “Luma” and the history of brightness and its uses in television and video signals.  As well as its applications to video signal and how the human eye perceives it.  Special care and attention […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Documentary on XBAND

YouTuber Wrestling With Gaming just released a documentary (The Story of XBAND) showcasing the history, legacy, and future projects regarding the online gaming known as XBAND.  XBAND was a device and service well ahead of its time allowing 16-bit consoles of the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive and Super Nintendo/Famicom, to connect up to other users around […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

New Production Batch of OSSCs Available & In Stock

Webstore VideoGamePerfection.com has received its next round of OSSCs (Open Source Scan Converters) and has restocked them for purchase online.  There are two prices to be aware of, one with and without “VAT” taxes.  166 EUR with VAT and 135 EUR without VAT as well as 3 optional extras.  Which are a multi region PSU […]

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Enhanced “High Definition” Graphics Mode 7 Super Nintendo Emulation

A user on the emulation sub reddit by the name of DerKoun has released an enhancement for the Super Nintendo emulator BSNES.  Users of the emulator version 107.3 (as of this articles write up) are now able to download a Windows binary which will in essence increase the Mode 7 resolutions by up to 4 […]

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“Bootleg” OSSC report by VideoGamePerfection.com

Website and reseller of the official Open Source Scan Converter (OSSC) VideoGamePerfection.com (VGP.com) just released a blog post on their news portion of their site.  VGP.com goes over their policy and breakdown of the Chinese clone OSSC now available via multiple sources.  VGP.com wanted to make potential buyers of this cheaper clone version aware of […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Superb Documentary on the Japanese Sound & Music Giant, Roland

Youtuber Alex Ball and a whole host of fellow youtubers and contributors put together an excellent documentary on the Japanese sound and music tech giant, Roland.  This documentary style video named “Land of the Rising Sound”.  Is an incredibly enjoyable retrospective, as the authors put forth a history of the company through uses of its […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

New & Upcoming Parts, Addons, and Enhancements for MSX Computers from SuperSoniqs

The online website shop called SuperSoniqs is putting up preorders for multitude of parts, addons, and other enhancements for the MSX computers.  Many of these new or upcoming products will enhance the sound capabilities or add features such as the ability to play SEGA Mark III or Master System (SMS) games on your MSX Computer.  […]