Bob

Virtual Boy Hyper Fighting LIVE NYC Event

Anyone attending the weekly NLBC Wednesday night event on May 8th will have the ability to play and stream the Virtual Boy version of Street Fighter II: Hyper Fighting!  NYCFurby has graciously offered a table at the event where there will be a full Virtual Tap setup and a livestream on the RetroRGB channels!  Anyone attending the […]

Bob

MultiBoy 32 Project Update

Kevin Mellott has just posted a few status updates regarding his “MultiBoy 32” Virtual Boy ROM/flash cart project. He’s received quotes and selected a board house for the initial prototype run of 10 carts.  Unfortunately, these will be costly and he’s looking to secure funding for both this and the main project. At the moment, […]

SmokeMonster

Capitan Sevilla 3D for Virtual Boy in the Works

There’s a new Nintendo Virtual Boy platformer in the works, Capitan Sevilla 3D. The VUEngine project aims to rebuild the award-winning Capitan Sevilla 2 demo from the ground-up, turning it into a fully-fledged game. It’s being built using the Virtual Boy Development Engine, and will be complete with stereoscopic 3D separation. Consider backing VUEngine’s Patreon […]

SmokeMonster

Innsmouth Mansion: Virtual Boy English Translation Released

Thunderstruck has released an English translation of Innsmouth Mansion [インスマウスの館] for the Nintendo Virtual Boy. VB hacks/homebrew/translations/protos, and new releases are rare, and any new English game significantly expands the consoles small library. Pre-patched ROM and screenshots are available at https://www.planetvb.com/modules/newbb/viewtopic.php?topic_id=7285&forum=2

Virtual Boy Game Display Stands

I recently picked up a Virtual Boy and couldn’t resist the urge to make a display for the only game I currently have Virtual Boy Wario Land It is a super simple design that prints fairly quickly!  Files are available in the (still in progress) 3D print section of the website here:  http://retrorgb.com/virtual-boy-3d-print-cartridge-stands.html  

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World’s First Virtual Boy Dual Arcade Stick

Jeremy Parish declared 2019 The Year of Virtual Boy, and to kick it off Benj Edwards of vintagecomputing.com revealed the Virtual Boy dual arcade stick that he will be selling, the BX250. The dual stick is designed with buttons in several arrangements suitable to all VB games including the rare Street Fighter Homebrew. Benj currently […]

Bob

New Dump of Virtual Boy’s Bound High Released

Members of the Planet Virtual Boy forums have just released a newly-dumped version of the unreleased game Bound High:  https://www.planetvb.com/modules/newbb/viewtopic.php?topic_id=7247&viewmode=flat&order=ASC&type=&mode=0&start=0 The game itself is almost identical to the version previously dumped, however this version seems to have been complied in a different way.  So far, testing shows almost no difference, but there’s the possibility that certain […]