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Super Mario World 16:9 Hacks Released

Vitor Vilela has officially released the latest edition of the Super Mario World widescreen patches, supporting 16:9/16:10/2:1/18:9/18.5:9 aspect ratios.  We first covered the beta a few months ago and it’s shaped up to be a pretty flawless experience, that’s perfect for people using software emulation.  Another cool bonus is an option for “pixel stretching”, which […]

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Weekly Roundup #262

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 […]

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RetroTINK 5x Firmware Update v1.55

Mike Chi has just released a new firmware update for the RetroTINK 5x, that includes “LCD style” scanlines, tweaked automatic phase detection…and something previously thought to be impossible:  Certain modes with 240p processing, that matches the 4:4:4 colorspace output that the OSSC provides!  That’s right, in some scenarios, the output will now equal the OSSC’s!  […]

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Interview with Martin Hejnfelt

Here’s an interview with the creator of the 129x and 68x “homebrew” input cards for Sony BVM/PVM monitors.  Anyone who’s into retro CRT monitors has probably heard Martin’s name quite a few times over the past few years and it was an absolute pleasure to interview him.  As usual, it’s a very laid back conversation […]

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Reverse-Engineered BKM-68x

The elusive BKM-68x, is an RGB & Component Video input card for A-Series Sony BVM monitors.  They’re impossible to find and usually sell for between $2000 – $3000…but not anymore!  Developer Martin Hejnfelt has successfully reverse-engineered the 68x and it performs EVEN BETTER than the original!  Please check out the video for all the details […]

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Weekly Roundup #261

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 […]

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Gamebox Systems DMG & GBC HDMI Kits

Tito from Macho Nacho Productions recently released a video that showcases both the latest products and team behind Gamebox Systems.  Shown in this video are full consolization kits for the original DMG Game Boy, as well as the Game Boy Color.  Using these kits means loosing handheld functionality, however you can use a SNES controller […]