Pixel Gaiden Gaming Podcast

Episode 16 - The One With The Offensive Danish Accent + Battle Of The Systems - Donkey Kong Colecovision vs. GameBoy

August 17, 2019

We're back for Episode 16

In this episode Cody and Eric catch up on the news and compare Donkey Kong versions.

We are NOW doing news for the first monthly episode and then catching up later in the month.

 

Episode Guide

----------------

Quick Questions - 1:45

News: 20:58

Battle Of The Systems: Donkey Kong Colecovision vs. GameBoy: 1:12:00

 

News 

PS Plus Games - Wipeout Omega Collection and Sniper Elite 4,  

Switch – KungFu Heroes and Vice: Project Doom 

Vasara Collection 

Limited Run Metal Slugs and Weird Star Wars Stuff. 

Hyperkin – Mega Cat Studios games – THE DUKE for PC,  

Remaster of Ducktales being removed 

Grand Tour The Game? 

(Eric) Bitmap Books To Release Metal Slug: The Ultimate History 

http://www.retrocollect.com/News/bitmap-books-to-release-metal-slug-the-ultimate-history.html 

Serious Duke 3D - A remake (and reimagining) of the first episode of Duke Nukem 3D 

 

Amiga 1500 is released? 

 

Escape From Dinosaur Island DX - A new ZX Spectrum Adventure from Adventuron 

 

TG16 mini – confirmed M2 and games list 

  • Dragon Spirit (1988) 
  • Galaga ’88 (1988) 
  • The Genji and the Heike Clans (1990) 
  • The Legend of Valkyrie (1990) 
  • Seirei Senshi Spriggan (1991) 
  • Spriggan Mark 2 (1992) 

 

(Eric) ZX Spectrum Next update  

https://www.vintageisthenewold.com/zx-spectrum-next-full-production-should-start-in-the-coming-weeks/ 

 

-cody - THE SWITCH LITE! And the switch revision with longer batter life 

 

WEIRD GAME TITLES -(is it wrong to try to pick up girls in a dungeon?) (fightCrab) 

 

(Eric) Juan Martinez - @reidracUchūsen Gamma, a new MSX shooter in development. Looking good! 

https://twitter.com/reidrac/status/1160187477900087296?s=20 

Gibbous - A Cthulhu Adventure with upwards of 70 voiced characters gets a release 

 

(Eric) The Evercade Handheld's Latest Cartridge Features Several Rare SNES Games 

(Lost opportunity not allowing portrait tate mode.) 

(cody) The Shadow over Hawksmill - A dark C64 Cthulhu inspired game gets its first footage 

Head Over Heels - Top quality remake of an isometric retro classic. 

 

Pico Interactive Collection 1 

  1. Brave Battle Saga
  2. Water Margin
  3. Magic Girl
  4. Dorke and Ymp
  5. Switchblade
  6. Way of the exploding fist
  7. NightShade
  8. Top Racer
  9. Tinhead
  10. Radical Rex
  11. Jim Power – The Lost Dimension
  12. 8-Eyes
  13. The Immortal
  14. Dragon View
  15. Drakkhen
  16. Power Punch II
  17. Power Piggs of the Dark Ages
  18. Iron Commando
  19. The Humans
  20. Canon – Legends of the New Gods

 

(cody) Fishing Spirits come to switch in Japan 

 

(Eric) “GoldenEye 25” is due August 2022… - unofficial unreal engine conversion 

https://www.funstockretro.co.uk/news/watch-goldeneye-007-is-being-recreated-in-unreal-engine/ 

 

(Eric) Double Sided Games opens up pre-orders for Vegetables Deluxe (C64) 

https://www.vintageisthenewold.com/double-sided-games-opens-up-pre-orders-for-vegetables-deluxe-c64/ 

 

 

Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts!

Thanks for listening!

You can always reach us at podcast@pixelgaiden.com. Send us an email if we missed anything in the show notes you need. You can now support us on Patreon

Thank you to Tim Drew, Henrik Ladefoged, Jim Tessier, and Roy Fielding for making this show possible through their generous donation to the show.