Weekly Roundup #150

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=2019-05-22_150.mp3 Video available on YouTube (above), LBRY and Bitchute: 

1080p Retro Streaming WITHOUT an Upscaler!

I just posted a continuation of my previous video capture video, that shows how you can use inexpensive equipment to stream or capture retro gaming consoles in Full HD 1080p without an upscaler.  In fact, if you already have a spare computer and monitor, it’s possible you can achieve the same results for less than two hundred dollars!!!  […]

Bally Astrocade Multicart

Game-Tech has recently started selling a multi-cart for the Bally Astrocade game console: https://www.game-tech.us/product/bally-astrocade-ultimulti-by-gambits/ The cartridge allows you to select from over 160 games via a dip switch;  A common game selection method for older consoles like this and the Vectrex.  At $100, it seems like a reasonable price to experience all the games from the […]

GBC Backlight LCD Installation Video

The 8-Bit Guy just posted a video detailing his backlit Game Boy Color screen installation.  He also showed how it compared to a backlit Game Boy Pocket, as well as one of those cheap GB Boy Colour knockoffs. Overall, the screen performed excellently and seems like a great choice for GBC owners.  Also, all three […]

Voultar Releases Updated SNES RGB Mod Board

Voultar has just released a new version of his RGB amp / bypass for the Super Nintendo:  https://voultar.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=51 One notable change is the new shape of the board that allows it to fit between the capacitor legs that surround it.  Previously, you’d be required to snip these and while that’s not a big deal, I’m always […]

USB2Classic Input Board by Bruno Freitas

Bruno Freitas recently released info on his project to let gamers use modern USB controlled devices on classic console hardware.  Currently called the “USB2Classic”.  This device will take the input from these currently supported controllers; – Playstation 4 USB controller – XBOX 360 USB controller (and compatible XInput devices) – XBOX 360 USB Wireless Receiver […]

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