Games

Scene World Magazine’s report about Gamescom

Scene World wrote: “Scene World @ Gamescom 2018 from a Retro lover point of view Since 2014, Scene World is part of the Retro Area @ Gamescom, so here is our yearly report. As a blog post (and later in the C64 and Amiga versions of our diskamg as well!)” Read the report at: https://sceneworld.org/blog/2018/09/05/scene-world-gamescom-2018-from-a-retro-lover-point-of-view/

Scene World Podcast Episode #51 – Digging Deeper with Tectoy’s Stefano Arnhold

Tectoy is the producer and distributor of Sega products in Brazil, credited with keeping the consoles popular in Brazil long after their discontinuation around the rest of the world. Andrew and Joerg welcome back Tectoy CEO Stefano Arnhold for a deeper dive into the unique legacy of this company and their 2017 edition of the Megadrive. Also, AJ and Joerg…

Sonic Mania Plus: Buyer at a disadvantage because of copy protection

Lars “Ghandy” Sobiraj , demoscener and former Hugi editor, wrote on his Blog Tarnkappe.info (in German): “The removal of the copy protection of SEGA’s “Sonic Mania Plus” provided Reddit with a blatant posting by Voksi. The Bulgarian cracker attacks SEGA and the anti-tamper manufacturer Denuvo frontally. He noticed that the implementation was very faulty. As a result, legal buyers have…

“Return of the Tentacle” – the fan-made sequel to “Day of the Tentacle” released

Stephan Venker posted in various retro and adventure Facebook group that “Return of the Tentacle” – the fan-made sequel to “Day of the Tentacle” was released. He writes: “It’s finally here!! 🙂 “Return of the Tentacle” – the fan-made sequel to “Day of the Tentacle”. It’s been in the works for many years! A highly professional, meticulously created and incredibly…