Apr 15 2019
There is a new game in development for Atari Lynx by Sampo Rintanen
. Sampo has brought out a number of games for the Lynx already and this one looks like it's going to be a lot of fun. The game is called Baron Lovejoy Travels in Time
and it will be a platformer. Looks very cool indeed!
Apr 9 2019
If you've been waiting for Luchs Soft to start shipping Space Battle
, today is the day. Both titles are finished and ready to be sent out.
Apr 7 2019Xump
is an upcoming game for Atari Lynx that will be released at the Revision 2019 party on the 19th of April. Atari Gamer tried the prerelease version of the game out already and it is much fun. The final version will be available from the Retroguru
website after it is officially launched!
Mar 30 2019
There's been an update on the Quadromania
and Space Battle
games that are due to be released in April. Looks like cartridges and lapel pins are ready to go. It shouldn't be long until preorders start shipping.
Mar 30 2019
Benn Venn just doesn't stop until it's all ready. If you've been following he started work on a Lynx LCD screen mod not long ago. He's now completed initial implementation and testing and the prototype PCBs are on order. These will go out to his Patrons and Atari Gamer will get a board to test out too. Keep an eye out for a review soon!
Mar 28 2019
The upcoming TFT upgrade for the Atari Lynx from Benn Venn is making great progress. In days it went from a prototype board to something that's actually showing graphics on the display. It's not quite done but it's getting very close. 😎 BV will have full details of the kit on his Patreon
Mar 22 2019
The upcoming Lynx LCD mod from Benn Venn
is making progress. BV has shared a photo with Atari Gamer showing the unpopulated prototype board. This still needs all components installed and all the programming done, but it is a sign of visible progress! 👾 These boards are universal and cover all of GameGear, Lynx, and NGPC.
Feb 27 2019
If you've been on the preorder list
for the Lynx SD
you'll be happy to hear this, SainT from RetroHQ has confirmed that he'll be producing more units over the next several days and will most likely start shipping them in early March. 🕹 If the new Menu Loader 2
is ready in time, these units will be shipped with the updated firmware too.
Feb 24 2019Biniax
a matching puzzle game that's gained quite a bit of popularity in the recent years has been ported to Atari Lynx. 🕹 This version has been in development for a while and now the final version is available. You can play it online here
or download the ROM
Feb 20 2019
Atari Gamer has spoken with Songbird Productions about the re-release of MegaPak Volume 1
and it's confirmed that it will be coming out as an initial limited-run of 25 carts. The carts will be 3D printed curved lip versions. It will have updated cover art and a professionally printed eight-panel fold out manual. Expected price is $59.95USD.
Feb 17 2019
Atari Gamer is working on a new version of the Lynx SD menu loader
. It will feature a new user interface and several improvements over the default loader.