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The Legends of Owlia (NES Game)

Gradual Games are generous and offer their NES Game The Legends of Owlia for free! If you love the game, please consider buying a physical cartridge starting from 35US$! You can also purchase the game via Steam.

The Legends of Owlia Trailer WITH DEMO LINK!
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2 Way Scroll Engine (NES Techdemo)

2 Way Scroll Engine is exactly what it does. Douglas Fraker is trying out new stuff for a possible great new game.

NES homebrew demo - 2 way Scroller
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Flap Happy v2018.02.23 (WIP) (NES Game)

Ryan Carson has some progress news on Flap Happy.

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Putting together some bits for the 256 egypt levels on Flap Happy tonight. Glyphs, snakes and cacti, check! #nesdev #gamedev #nes #asm

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Carrot Kingdom v2018.02.22 (WIP) (A2600 Game)

Jinroh will increase the ROM storage for his game Carrot Kingdom for the Atari 2600.

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Good news #CarrotKingdom Fans! I’m bumping up the cartridge to 32K! HUGE! I’ll be able to add a bunch of other things still fully fleshed out bosses, maybe MUSIC? and more levels of course!

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Setting Up SGDK in Visual Studio Code (Genesis misc)

Ohsat writes about setting up Code::Blocks as IDE for Mega Drive development!

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Video: Top 5 GBA Homebrew Games! (GBA misc)

Finnbro shows us his Top 5 GBA Homebrew Games! Do you agree with his selection?

Top 5 GBA Homebrew Games!
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Fruit’Y v2018.02.22 (WIP) (Switch Game Port)

nop90 is currently experimenting to bring Fruit’Y to the Nintendo Switch. We will keep you updated! The game consists of two boards of fruits. The left field belongs to a cute tiger who needs to reproduce the right field 1:1 being able to proceed to the next level.

Fruit'Y - Playing With Edibles | by Retroguru (Official Trailer)
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Tanglewood – Developer Interview (Genesis misc)

Juicy Game Reviews had the chance to talk with team member Matt about their platformer Tanglewood.

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GodMode9 Explorer v1.6.0 (3DS Application)

GodMode9 Explorer by d0k3 is a full access file browser for the Nintendo 3DS console. It gives you access to your SD card, to the FAT partitions inside your SysNAND and EmuNAND and to basically anything else. Among other functionality you can copy, delete, rename files and create folders. You can find the source here.

Changes:

[new] PCX bitmap viewer
[new] Extracting data partition for DIFF files
[improved] Improved ticket.db parser, only output verified titlekeys / tickets
[improved] Revised font system, now allowing to switch font in runtime (1)
[improved] Improved handling for batch operations
[improved] Improved titlekey and NCCH seed extractor
[fixed] Compatibility with CIAs containing >= 256 contents
[fixed] No more crashes caused by malformed CIAs
[fixed] Detecting CDN/NUS downloads
[scripting] ntrboot detection via $[HAX] env var
[scripting] dirsel command (works like filesel)
[scripting] isdir and exist commands (useful with if)
[scripting] for command, also works recursively
[deprecated] XORpad drive and ncchinfo.bin XORpad generator (2)

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Cave Story v0.5.0b (Genesis Game)

Andy Grind updated his Sega Genesis port of Cave Story! The engine is built using SGDK, and written almost entirely in C.

Release notes:

0.5.0b fix: Cursor was missing in config menu.

https://github.com/andwn/cave-story-md

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