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Bob

Warrior 64 Production Unit Teardown

Now that people have been receiving their Warrior 64 complete units, we’re starting to see pictures posted of both the boards and the methods they’re using to install.  So far, it seems Intec Gaming is shipping consoles with original-style N64 motherboards and using the same “advanced” board I showed in my video for installation (confirming […]

Bob

Weekly Roundup #236

Here’s this week’s roundup!  An audio-only version, is available on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify and for direct-download:  https://www.retrorgb.com/podcast/?name=2021-01-13_236.mp3 Video available on YouTube (above), LBRY and Bitchute:  Please consider signing up as a supporter!  Either hit Join, tip or pledge on this video, or sign up through the following services:  https://www.floatplane.com/channel/RobertNeal  /  https://www.patreon.com/retrorgb   T-Shirts:  https://www.retrorgb.com/store.html All equipment […]

Bob

Paprium Reviews Are in

The saga of Paprium is finally coming to a close.  What a weird ride it’s been.  Reviewers have been posting their thoughts and I wanted to compile their general consensus into one post, as well as links to their thoughts.  I strongly recommend checking out the individual reviews linked below, as each one offers a unique […]

Bob

Arcade1Up 2021 Product Announcements

Arcade1Up has just announced their new product lineup planned for 2021.  Interestingly enough, they claim all products are all still in development and their team plans on taking feedback from the community before finalizing the designs. First up are re-releases of existing Arcade1Up cabs that they’re calling the “legacy collection”;  Basically their best selling cabs […]

SmokeMonster

Atomiswave Dolphin Blue now fully playable on Dreamcast

I reported recently about Megavolt85’s native 1:1 Atomiswave-to-Dreamcast ports, and I posted a video on the topic. Since then, more Atomiswave arcade games have been ported over. RetroRGB/Bob maintains a list of the ports here. As I explained in my video though, “port” might not be the correct word; the Atomiswave is a Dreamcast and […]

Bob

RetroTINK-2X Pro Firmware v1.7

Mike Chi has just released a new firmware for the RetroTINK 2x Pro, that ads more functionality to the comb filter switch:  With this update, switching it to “retro” mode will boost the brightness a tiny bit, allowing to compensate for any signals that look a bit dull. Download the latest firmware here:  https://www.retrotink.com/post/retrotink-2x-pro-firmware-update-v1-1 RetroTINK 2x […]

ChrisFratz

A Prototype For Sonic 1 Has Finally Been Released

On December 31st, 2020, HIdden Palace streamed on Twitch an unreleased prototype of the original Sonic the Hedgehog from before the game was set to release.  It has a bunch of differences in both level design and graphics, most notable being some of the backgrounds in zones like Marble Zone (shown on the left), and […]