Retro News Round Up – December 2016

In this month’s Retro News Round Up the NES Mini causes annoyance for many, F-Zero X speeds onto the Wii U, and a Kickstarter was launched for a Rayman album.

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This episode’s links:

Nintendo Everything’s translated interview with Shigeo Maruyama:
http://nintendoeverything.com/former-sony-exec-on-the-cancelled-snes-playstation-cd-rom-including-its-last-minute-death/

Kickstarter for the remastered album of the Rayman soundtrack:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/874738450/rayman-by-remi-the-collector-soundtrack-album

Failed Kickstarter for a remake of Amiga title First Samurai:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/mevdinc/super-samurai-remake-of-amiga-retro-classic-first

Buy the NeoSD flash cartridge for the Neo Geo MVS:
https://www.neosdstore.com/shop/index.php?id_product=8&controller=product&id_lang=1

Order the Hyperkin Supaboy S:
http://www.funstockretro.co.uk/supaboy-s-portable-console

Benn Venn’s backlight for the Game Boy Colour:
https://www.facebook.com/BennVennElectronics/posts/1101153596664759

Kickstarter for new keys for your Amiga keyboard:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/a1200housing/new-compatible-keycaps-for-amiga-computers

8-Bit Xmas 2016 for the NES:
https://www.retrousb.com/product_info.php?cPath=30&products_id=152

CPCRetroDev 2016 entries:
http://www.cpcwiki.eu/forum/games/(-cpcretrodev-2016-)-results-and-videos/

Magica for the Amstrad CPC:
https://www.usebox.net/jjm/magica/

Doomsday Lost Echoes for the Amstrad CPC:
https://doomsdayproductions.org/

Sir Ababol 2: The Ice Palace for the Amstrad CPC:
http://www.mojontwins.com/juegos_mojonos/sir-ababol-2-amstrad-cpc/

Snake Escape for the ZX Spectrum:
http://www.worldofspectrum.org/forums/discussion/53735/new-game-snake-escape

Waiting for the Light on the ZX Spectrum:
http://www.worldofspectrum.org/forums/discussion/53610/new-game-waiting-for-the-light-by-kieran-coghlan

Lizard Willy on the MSX:
http://msxretrocomputing.com/2016/11/13/lizard-willy-msx-game/

Crazy Music for the Commodore 64:
http://csdb.dk/release/?id=151722

Kickstarter for Tanglewood on the Mega Drive:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/63454976/tanglewood-an-original-game-for-the-sega-genesis-m

Play the demo of Thea Realms Fighter for the Atari Jaguar:
http://atariage.com/forums/topic/258999-thea-realm-fighters-early-demo-pre-alpha/

Fan translation of Star Cruiser on the Mega Drive
http://www.romhacking.net/translations/2776/

Fan translation of Flying Trooper X-SERD for the TurboGrafx:
http://www.romhacking.net/translations/2780/

Final Match Tennis on the PC Engine:
http://www.romhacking.net/translations/2778/

Fan translation of Last Armageddon for the NES:
http://www.romhacking.net/translations/2783/

Saiyuuki World on the NES:
http://www.romhacking.net/translations/2799/

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