I’ve noticed that one of the more popular, albeit old and poorly written, articles on here is the Free Fully Customizable Twitch Stream Overlay Template. If you are unfamiliar with gIMP, Adobe Photoshop, or others you might find that one a bit overwhelming and confusing. So: I’ve opted to use the template to provide some … Read more More Free Retro Twitch Stream Overlay
Devil Dice Finished! I spent the last month, on and off, traditionally penciling, inking and even hand lettering the Devil Dice comic. It was the first big illustration project I worked on since finishing the Jack Kirby Drafting Table. Y’know, not counting that awesome Space Chicken print. Each panel is inked using a combination of … Read more Devil Dice Comic Traditionally Penciled, Inked, and even Hand Lettered
I’ve seen a lot of new streamers who are using an absolutely horrible or obnoxious stream overlay. There are streamers out there that paid for these busy, cluttered disasters. In some cases, I’ve seen them not using anything at all on just a black background. It’s enough to make a dinosaur cry. I had enough: … Read more Free Fully Customizable Twitch Stream Overlay Template
Last Thursday I finally sat down to learn the speed run route for Castlevania II Simon’s Quest. After rage quitting an hour in, I decided to pop in some Super Mario Bros. Now get this: I hadn’t actually ever beat the original Super Mario Bros. Ever. Dirty Casul Alright, hold up, I’m not some casual … Read more Learning the Super Mario Bros. Speed Run
Summoning Salt is a youtuber with an incredible series that summarizes the progression of retro gaming speedrun records in captivating ways. It’s like watching a really high-quality miniature documentary about some of your favorite games. My favorite one so far has been on the progression of Super Metroid, which is embedded above. An action platformer … Read more Summoning Salt’s World Record Progression Series is Great!
As the site is becoming more and more speedrunning, retro gaming and streaming focused it’s time to get you watching some of the great streams I keep following! Today I start a weekly feature where I mention a streamer to follow and unique things they do to Arcus87 Watch live video from Arcus87 on www.twitch.tv … Read more Streams to Follow: Arcus87
I was able to successfully modify my top loading NES-101 to be able to output in full composite video thanks to the fine folks at retrofixes. I’m not sure any of you have an idea of exactly how excited I am about this. How excited? Real F’ing Excited There are a few top loading NES … Read more Successful Composite Mod on my NES-101 Top Loader!
It’s finally over, the Best of NES Big 20 #6 has completed and I was able to finish the entire thing! I ended up pushing the vast majority of my responsibilities to the sidelines to put in more hours of practice and my body has been punishing me for it. But we’ll talk about that … Read more Post BestofNES Big 20 #6 Wrap-up!
Holy Diver is an absolute pain in the ass and Big 20 #6 requires everyone to beat up to stage 3. Well guess what? Stage 3 is an absolute nightmare of high skill platforming and memorization of enemy patterns. I’ve put together a few screenshots to hopefully make this easier for everyone. First Three Rooms … Read more Holy Diver Stage 3 Walkthrough with Screenshots