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FatNicK Reviews Stuff: The Untold History of Japanese Game Developers – John Szczepaniak
FatNicK Reviews Stuff: The Untold History of Japanese Game Developers – John Szczepaniak

Having spent five years (half a decade!) of my life on these books, I can honestly say they were a waste of time and a failure. They should have never been written, and whatever value a few academics and a tiny number of readers claim, Read More ...

FatNicK Reviews Stuff: The Evercade
FatNicK Reviews Stuff: The Evercade

So, having been lucky enough to receive one of these as a father’s day gift 2020, here’s my review of Blaze’s little retro-themed box of tricks. Sorry it’s taken so long – I wasn’t quite sure what to make of the thing. I still don’t, Read More ...

2021 Gaming Highlights
2021 Gaming Highlights

Well, 2021 was another slightly strange year wasn’t it? I know i’ve been a bit quieter than usual on the creative front so here’s some things that have been keeping me entertained over the last 12 months instead: The Force is With Respawn One of Read More ...

Happy Christmas
Happy Christmas

Holy moly! Has it really been 3 months since my last big post? Oh well, I have some stuff cooking for early 2022, but let’s see if life gets in the way again. Untill then I hope you have an amazing Christmas and New year!

Stay
Stay

I am an artist who definitely wouldn’t dare compromise their integrity for anyone. On an unrelated note, here’s the smash hit of the summer converted for the sound chip from the Sega Genesis/Megadrive… Preview Mechafatnick · Stay (16-bit Version) Buy/Stream

Complete Carnage: 32-bit Console hardware and the reshaping of the industry
Complete Carnage: 32-bit Console hardware and the reshaping of the industry

Recently we looked at the Sega Saturn and whether it was killed too prematurely by Sega. Though these days the Saturn’s renewed popularity means we regularly ask what could have made the console a success, there’s one question that should probably ask first: Could the Read More ...

Yaba-SanShiro: Run Sega Saturn games on your PI4
Yaba-SanShiro: Run Sega Saturn games on your PI4

So we’ve looked at the state of pi Emulation and we’ve also seen how you can run Sega Model 3 games on your Pi, so here’s a quick tutorial on how to run Sega Saturn games on your Pi4. It’s worth remembering that from a Read More ...

Becoming a Super Model: Adding Model 3 Games to Your Pi4.
Becoming a Super Model: Adding Model 3 Games to Your Pi4.

JULY UPDATE: All of the per-game optimisations are built into the supermodel.ini file, so you just need to setup and Play. If the previous reasons we’ve looked at for getting a Raspberry Pi weren’t enough, you can now also add Sega Model 3 arcade games Read More ...

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