Sega Saturn RGB + Composite RCA Cable

I recently tested an interesting cable for the Sega Saturn:  It appears to be a shielded cable that outputs RGB and Composite video via RCA connectors.  It comes with RCA to BNC adapters, making this an easy way to use both RGB and composite video on something like a Sony PVM…and it’s only $10!!!  Here’s the […]

Fully-Shielded Saturn S-Video Cable

Insurrection Industries has recently started selling a fully-shielded S-Video cable for the Sega Saturn.  The quality is excellent and this is a great choice for anyone using an original Sega Saturn console, or any of the MiSTer solutions that use a Saturn MiniDIN.  The price is $25 plus shipping and they’re currently in-stock: Insurrection Industries […]

Remute’s ‘Decoder’ Genesis / MD Album up for Pre-Order

Remute has launched pre-order for his latest album Decoder based on the 1984 cyberpunk movie of the same name. The album will be availlably digitally through Bandcamp, on a Sega Genesis / Mega Drive cartridge and 7″ vinyl record, with scheduled release on March 29th 2023. 1 track is available immidiately during pre-order. Bandcamp: https://remute.bandcamp.com/album/decoder The […]

OG Xbox 2.5″ to 3.5″ Adapter

Todd from Retro Frog has just released a 3D printed adapter that lets you physically mount a 2.5″ HDD or SSD into the 3.5″ tray slot of your original Xbox hard drive.  While sure, there’s plenty of HDD adapters out there, this one is cheap, designed specifically for the Xbox…and you can simply print your […]

Weekly Roundup #337

Here’s this week’s roundup, sponsored by JLCPCB! Spend only $2 for 5pcs 1-4 layer PCBs ; PCBA from $0:  https://jlcpcb.com/DRE The Roundup is available as a video and on all audio-only podcast services, such as iTunes, Google, Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon Music and direct-download:  https://anchor.fm/retrorgb If you enjoy these videos, please consider supporting this channel via monthly […]

UNREAL Demo on REAL Saturn Hardware

Saturn-wizard, XL2 and crew (Corvusdeux & Ponut) have stunned the fan community with a tech demo that many would have thought to completely impossible… ‘IRRÉEL’ features the first two levels of the 1998 benchmark PC game, UNREAL, painstakingly & meticulously recreated in all of their gritty, late 90’s glory… Remade from the ground up, using […]

Interview With: Rich Whitehouse

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Rich Whitehouse:  Creator of the BigPEmu for the Atari Jaguar, contributor to the Video Game History Foundation and longtime game developer.  There were so many things I wanted to talk to Rich about, but we kept it (mostly) focused around the Jag emulator, as well as his […]

RetroTINK 5x Firmware v3.0

Mike Chi has just released the latest evolution in the RetroTINK 5x firmware:  Version 3.0!  With this comes some lag adjustments (even lower!), profile naming and some brand new downscaling options.  I’ll discuss a bit of each after the links, but please remember that updating the firmware deletes all previous profiles and resets it to […]

Canceled SNES RTS Footage Found on Old VHS Tape

There are hundreds, perhaps thousands of games that have been canceled over the years.  Sometimes we’re lucky enough to get to experience these unreleased games years later through ROMs leaked on the internet or even in an official capacity, like what happened with Nintendo’s Star Fox 2 on the SNES Mini.  But more often than […]

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