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Beginners are encouraged to check out the RGB Guide, anyone looking for console mods or technical info should go right to the Console Info & Mods section for guides, upgrade reviews and lots more!

…and of course, check out the news below and listen to the Weekly Roundup podcast that summarizes everything that’s been going on in the past week

Bob

Cruis’n Blast on Switch Reviewed, Looks Awesome

Digital Foundry has just reviewed Cruis’n Blast for the Nintendo Switch and it looks like the crazy, 90’s style arcade racer that’s been “missing” from modern lineups.  If you think there’s even a small chance you’d like the game, definitely watch the video above and see what you think. Cruis’n Blast Digital Download:  https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/cruisn-blast-switch/ Physical Copy (please […]

Bob

Weekly Roundup #271

Here’s this week’s roundup, available as a video, as well as audio-only on iTunes, Google, Stitcher, Spotify and many others as well as direct-download: 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 […]

Bob

RetroTINK 5x Firmware Update v1.84

Mike Chi has just released a new firmware update for the RetroTINK 5x, with a heavy focus on PAL50-related features.  There’s also some bugfixes and a small update to the scanline options that was also included in the previous v1.77 update that we missed (sorry).  Here’s links, plus see below for more info: Download the […]

Nicole Branagan

The Pioneer LaserActive and the RetroTINK-5X: A Match Made in Heaven?

  On my own blog, I’ve noted that the Pioneer LaserActive is one of the toughest nuts for upscalers to crack. It combines a game library consisting of fast-paced FMV crosshair shooters and quick-time event games like Triad Stone all in 240p, with a need for high-quality 480i deinterlacing for its use as a LaserDisc […]

Bob

Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls Released

A brand new side-scrolling Castlevania game was just (re?)released called “Grimoire of Souls”.  It’s a modern 2D platformer/Metroidvania that was previously available in 2019 on smartphones via iOS and Android, but was removed from the stores about a year later.  It’s now back and available exclusively on Apple Arcade.  Also, tvOS and Mac’s seem to […]

Bob

How Does The 32xCD Work?

MatteusBeus has just released a short, but informative video demonstrating how the 32xCD works.  For those unfamiliar, 32xCD games require you to own a Genesis/Mega Drive, Sega CD and a 32x.  Just to play a handful of mostly mediocre-to-terrible FMV games. Still, its an interesting part of video game history and I’m always happy to […]