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Rare SA-1 Demo Cart Dumped, Released

In March, Forest of Illusion, a Twitter account designed for “Preserving Nintendo’s History”, posted a tweet about a SA-1 demonstration cartridge being available on eBay. The cartridge was undumped at that time and showed two mysterious demos:  The first suggested a comparison between S-CPU (SNES CPU) and C-CPU (SA-1 CPU) and the next suggested a […]

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How to Update Your RetroTINK’s Firmware

Here’s a video that goes over everything you’d need to know about updating the firmware on your RetroTINK products. It’s a REALLY easy process, but I thought a quick runthrough showing all the models compatible with USB updating might be a help to some people. After you do it once though, it’s super quick to […]

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No-Cut Saturn SPDIF Mount

Greg from LaserBear has just completed a project that replaces the rear battery door in your Sega Saturn, with a 3D-printed door that includes a SPDIF jack.  This is designed to provide a convenient, no-cut solution for anyone performing a digital audio mod on a Saturn.  The kit includes the door and SPDIF board/jack, but […]

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Kevin Mellott Launches Web Store

Kevin Mellott, creator of devices like the HyperFlash32 and the Dreamcast link cable has just listed all of his products on a new web store:  https://www.retroonyx.com/products Previously, you’d need to email Kevin directly for purchases, which isn’t the most efficient for anyone.  At first, I imagine it wasn’t too bad, as some of Kevin’s items […]

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Weekly Roundup #252

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=2021-05-05_252.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 […]

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MemCard Pro Browser Support Added

A new firmware has just been released for the MemCard Pro that now allows you to access the saves in your browser, via your WiFi connection!  More info is available below and check out the original review for instructions on how to update the firmware and access the device via WiFi. Download the new firmware […]

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The RetroTINK 5x Has Arrived!

Above is a deep-dive video revealing all the launch day features of the brand new RetroTINK 5x!  All the basics are in the first six minutes, but after that I go over all the awesome things this upscaler…and DOWNscaler can do!  Even if you’re a beginner who doesn’t normally care about extra features, I suggest […]

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There’s nothing wrong with SCART

I can’t believe I’m forced to write something like this, but we’re living in a age where misinformation spreads like herpes:  There’s nothing wrong with using SCART.  In fact, if the standard was a bit more streamlined and cables manufacturers always made them perfectly to spec, the world would be recognizing SCART as the greatest […]

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Weekly Roundup #251

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=2021-04-28_251.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 […]