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Aug
20
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Whether you’re seeking an authentic old-school gaming experience or just wanting to wipe the dust off your old and yet still-fun game cartridges, there are numerous options when it comes to playing with classic video games.

Nintendo revived its more classic consoles with much fanfare, while other brands are building machines to offer gamers the chance to relive those classic childhood moments. Let's compare six of the most popular retro consoles available today.

Super NES Classic



Nintendo’s Super NES Classic isn’t easy to get your hands on, but when it comes to retro gaming, there is still no better out-of-the-box option. It’s preceded with 21 solid games, including Street Fighter 11 (1991) and Super Mario Kart (1992). Don’t forget how much better these games...
Aug
19
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Chucky has made a custom board/PCB design he calls Re-Amiga 1200 which is based on the Amiga 1200 Rev 1D.4 motherboard.

Besides selling the unpopulated (empty) boards he also shares the design files if you want to make your own.
Aug
17
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CLASSIC 2 MAGIC: Play SNES Cartridges on your SNES Mini (and much more)!

We here at MaxConsole UnderGround, love Retro Gaming, it reminds us of the glory days of video gaming, and we are not the only ones last month the official Nintendo Classic Mini consoles, outsold the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch combined. So it gives us great pleasure to the able today to present to you THE must have accessory for all SNES Mini owners: Classic 2 Magic

Thankfully, due to our various 'insider' contacts, we were able to sit-down and have fun with the C2M device, before it officially launches next month, and its truly does live up to its name, bringing retro gaming 'magic' to your Mini consoles, first off it allows you to play your original SNES cartridges, second it even allows you to 'backup' those cartridges to your choose of USB devices, and it also opens up your closed console to allow playing any SNES...
Aug
14
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Now Supports NORFLASH, Plus Much More!

The World's Most Powerful GBA Flashcart, the EZ-FLASH OMEGA just got a whole bunch more powerful, check out the changes that v6.0 firmware along with updated v1.04 Kernel bring to the Retro Gamer and Longest Loved Nintendo Handheld.
Jul
31
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The Super Nintendo (Super Famicom) had several game cart releases...

With custom chips included to add various hardware features (aka 'coprocessor' and 'enhancement chips').

Currently, redguy is developing SA1 support for SD2SNES which is an advanced open source FPGA based SNES copier (flash cart).

The SA-1 core has reached private beta stage and SmokeMonster recently posted a video testing it, check this forum thread over at krikzz.com for more info.

Thanks goes to...
Jul
27
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Built-in 620 Classic Games

Do you feel bored in your free time? Do you want to find something wonderful and meaningful to do? If so, this video game console would be your good choice. There are 620 different built-in classic games in it. Playing it, you would gain the fun of your childhood and the fun with your family, which is very suitable for amusement and recreation in family. Now is perfect time to purchase an NES Mini Video Game Console as TomTop has it on limited 'flash sale' at unbeatable webshop price, so check it out:
Jul
21
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Nintendo has filed a lawsuit against the alleged operator of the popular console ROM sites LoveROMS.com and LoveRETRO.co.

The sites are among the most notorious online hubs for pirated games, according to Nintendo, and face millions of dollars in potential damages. With the launch of NES Classic Games on their Nintendo Switch coming up soon in September, it means we are in for another wave of crackdowns by big 'N' over any site that offers Emulators or Retro ROMs for playing Nintendo games on other platforms.
Jul
17
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AV-USB Interface Built-In 660 Games for Family Entertainment

This game console would be a good choice for game fans. There are 660 different built-in classic games in it. With it, you would gain the fun of your childhood and the fun with your family, which is very suitable for amusement and recreation in family. And best of all the sale price is currently only $23.58 when ordering today using coupon code: US1485, but you need to act fast was this limited retro gaming offer expires on Aug. 31th, so check it out below:
Jul
10
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Built-in with 400 or either 821 Non-repetition Classic Retro Games, plus Two Gaming Handles - HD Version

This mini game machine contains either 400 or 821 non-repetition classic games, and with two game handles, call your friends and have a nice day together! And right now its super affordable to get back to your childhood gaming era as Cafago is offering up these retro beauties for either purchase option #1: 821 built-in classic games for sale price of: only $36.99 using coupon code: US0932 or purchase option #2: 400 built-in classic games for sale price of: only $29.99 using coupon code: US0931, but you need to check them out below soon as this special retro gaming offer is only valid until July 31th, so don't miss out on your affordable chance to re-live your childhood. :)
Jul
05
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With Built-in 1000 Classic Games

Do you need something special to do at your free time? If so, this game console would be your good choice. There are 1000+ different built-in classic games in it. With it, you would gain the fun of your childhood and the fun with your family, which is very suitable for amusement and recreation in family. And best of all right now the sale price is only $57.99 when ordering using the coupon code US1827, but you need to check it out soon, as this offer expires on July 31st.
Jun
12
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This news update is long overdue, but there are reasons for that.

Back in 2015, @marvin96 posted a story over on my website EurAsia titled PsNee, an open source Arduino based stealth modchip for PSX (Sony Playstation 1). The project development progressed over at assemblergames.com until the website was shut down for several months in 2017, during that downtime I forgot about the project.

But fortunately the developers didn't and moved the project to psxdev.net, and now there is also a PsNee Project at GitHub. There has been a lot of progress and this impressive open source modchip is now working stable according to...
Jun
08
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16 Bit Retro Handheld Game Player With 5 Games Inside!

Do you need something special to do at your free time? If so, this game console would be your good choice. With it, you would gain the fun of your childhood and the fun with your family, which is very suitable for amusement and recreation in family. And best of all you can purchase this retro-styled Sega Mega Drive 2 Video Game Console for only $16.99, but you need to check out its awesome classic gaming features soon, as this limited offer expires on June 10th.
Jun
06
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Family TV Video Game Console Childhood Built-in 620 Classic Games AV Out Support

Do you need something special to do at your free time? Come and try this Mini Retro Classic Handheld Game Player, built in 620 classic games, enjoy game time, enjoy family moments. As the sale price is only $17.29 when ordering using the coupon code of: US1677, but you need to check out the awesome retro gaming features below soon as this limited offer is only valid to July 6th.
Jun
06
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In a 67GB Folder of ROMs on a Private Forum! / They were found in a folder called "DO NOT UPLOAD."!

Whomever thought a good hiding spot for long-lost 'warez' was right, upload them in the place you were not allowed to upload, and it worked, but someone figured it out, leaked a game from it and now the whole folder might be deleted making the games lost again.
Jun
06
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Exploit for homebrewing DSi

FlipNote ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
Jun
05
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Includes PSX, N64 and PSP!

I was bored waiting for my SX PRO to arrive, so was browsing the forum sites, and noticed this nice post by @natinusala on GBATemp, so I decided to steal it and copied it here for all you to read and enjoy trying out, as I like playing Retro ROMs on emulators! :)
Jun
04
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For Nintendo Switch Windows Mac and Raspberry Pi USB Wireless Receiver

The 8Bitdo wireless adapter is for use with 8Bitdo controllers, Nintendo Switch Pro, Nintendo Switch Joy-cons, PS4, PS3, Wii Mote, Wii U Pro and more, wirelessly, on Windows PCs, Macs, Raspberry Pi, laptops, tablets. And best of all the sale price is only $13.69 when ordering with coupon code US1650 which is only valid until July 4th, so check it out below:
Jun
04
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Built-in 1151 Classic Games

Check out today the RS-97 3" Portable Retro Gaming Console with its built-in 1151 different classic games, this handheld game console is your best choice. You can enjoy the game anytime and anywhere to regain the fun of your childhood and share the fun with your child and family. And best its currently only $51.99.
Jun
02
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Built-in 168 Classic Games

This 3-Inch handheld retro game console comes with 168 classic real games, your best choice to re-gain the fun of your childhood and share the fun with your children and family. And best of all right now its priced at only $16.99 when ordering before July 2nd, using the coupon code of: US1679, so check out its retro gaming features below:
CHECK IT OUT TODAY: --> https://goo.gl/ie3feJ
May
31
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Don't say it couldn't be done, as this 'programmer' has done it, with a bit of modding and hacking!

You own some SNES cartridges, but you only have NES console, well no problem, as you can now run SNES games on your original NES!
May
30
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As reported earlier, the Atari VCS was set to open its Indiegogo campaign on May 30th and today's the day!

Atari been hyping up their launch of new console for many months now, but before nothing but a fancy box with lights were shown, but now we finally get some solid hardware specs. of what inside the retro-wooden-styled Atari's new console, check it out below:
May
25
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Double Arcade Joystick for full Two Player Gaming Action, complete with 999 Classic Games built-Inside to enjoy!

This Pandora's Retro Arcade Console is great for 2 players playing games at home, you can play old fashioned Classic Arcade Console games with your families or friends directly sitting on your comfy couch. What couldn't be more enjoyable, except the price, as its only $128.99 when ordering today, using coupon code US1766, but you need to check it out today, as this limited offer from Cafago, expires next month on June 24th, so look over the features now below:
May
23
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Modding Project #2 by @WiiuGold, turning an Amazon DIY Mini-Cab into nice finished box for your Retro Switch Gaming!

Back just over a month ago, @WiiuGold posted his amazing DIY modding project here on MaxConsole UnderGround, turning the Switch into a beauty to play on inside a custom-themed Mini-Bartop Switch Arcade Cabinet, and now you can check out his latest new exclusive version, which is designed to match the upcoming SX Family products from Team-Xecuter! :)

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(Click CONTINUE below, to view all the wonderful photos of this cab!)

Source Link for Cabinet: --> https://www.amazon.com/dp/B071FVY1JG/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_yC91AbXKHMN9Y
@WiiUGold Mario Cab: --> https://gbatemp.net/threads/fake-news-1-0-esp8266-chip.501348/page-2#post-7924599
May
14
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This system and the #SNESClassic Edition system are expected to be available through the end of the year!

Well, there you go, if you been waiting, searching, hunting for NES Classic so you can enjoy playing those wonderful retro games again from your childhood era, or to show your new family what video games are really all about, none of this boring running around killing people in Call of Duty, no its jumping over pipes, collecting coins, and not getting hit by falling barrels, true 100% fun in full 8-bit glory!

The NES Classic Edition system is a miniaturized version of the groundbreaking NES, originally released in 1985.
May
10
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Will Play 40 Classic Retro Games!

Back in April, SNK announced that they would be releasing a throwback console to celebrate the company's 40th anniversary.
Currently, there is also no release window or price, but it comes in 2 designs, one for 'Japan/Asia' area, and another for 'International'.

NEWS SOURCE #1: SNK reveals Neo Geo Mini console (via) GBATemp
NEWS SOURCE #2: SNK Announces The Neo Geo Mini (via) Kokatu