RetroTINK 2x Pro: Revisited

The RetroTINK 2x Pro allows you to connect classic consoles via composite, S-Video and Component Video outputs to flat-panel TV’s.  It’s easy to use, but has quite a few extra features and still hold up well, even with all the newer scalers being released!  Even though we’ve covered the TINK 2x quite a bit over […]


Metroid SNES Port Complete

Developer Infidelity has just publicly released his NES to SNES conversion for the iconic game Metroid.  As with his previous DuckTails, Zelda, Mega Man II and Mega Man IV releases, these eliminate slowdown, reduce sprite flicker and allow for SNES-related enhancements that aren’t possible on NES hardware.  More info after the link and a livestream of me playing it can […]


Weekly Roundup #385

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MiSTer FPGA News – Nintendo 64, MARSFPGA, Targ, Thunder Cross & More

Nintendo 64 The Nintendo 64 core nows has 50% of the TLB implemeneted. This helped with the following games: Paper Mario Mystical Ninja 2 Castlevania 64 Bomberman 64 Perfect Dark Shadow Man Turok 2 Revolt Post : FPGAZumspass Twitter: FPGAZumspass Github: FPGAZumspass support page: Post 2 :   Martin Donlon Interview Pixel Cherry Ninja conducted […]


Sonic Superstars Review

John Linneman recently posted a full review and tech analysis of every version of Sonic Superstars – The latest 2D Sonic game from Sega.  The review was top-tier as usual, however John pointed out something really interesting about the audio:  Some tracks felt “unfinished”, or more “Sonic 4-like”.  The examples he played really stood out […]


Kanto Ora: Magnetically Shielded Speakers

Here’s a review of Kanto’s new magnetically-shielded speakers, that are safe to use next to CRT displays of all kinds!  The “Ora” line was a bit bass-heavy, but overall sounded great.  Here’s links (affiliate where available) to everything discussed: Kanto Ora: Stand: Elevated Stand: Main Page: Other Products Mentioned: Wohler AMP1A:  […]