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    1. Rules and Guidelines

      Read the rules we have or risk being banned.
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    2. New Member Introduction Forum

      Introduce yourself and get known.
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    3. Site Help and Suggestions

      Get help with using the forum and make suggestions for improvement.
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      Latest: The state of the site and us mods retro, Feb 20, 2018 at 4:23 PM
    4. Bug Report Forum

      Report migration bugs here.
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      Latest: Fake Accounts and Spam links Droid III, Feb 16, 2018 at 11:51 PM
    5. Gaming Pioneers: Tributes

      We pay homage to those who lead the way.
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      Latest: R.I.P. Lance J. Lewis (Atari) retro, Jan 19, 2018
    1. Hot Threads - Best of all time

      The most popular posts on the forum
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    2. Industry News

      Industry news
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      Latest: Battle of the Ports Yakumo, Feb 22, 2018 at 5:34 AM
    3. General Gaming

      Chat about anything gaming.
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      Latest: PlayStation 2 - 4th October 2001 Demo Disc Natakama, Feb 21, 2018 at 3:46 PM
    4. Rare and Obscure Gaming

      High level collecting and discussion. The most unusual and rare are familiar here.
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    5. Japan Forum: Living there or planning a visit.

      Do you want to live in Japan? Visiting? Tips from expats.
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      Latest: Super potato is so expensive Yakumo, Feb 20, 2018 at 10:10 PM
    6. Member Game Collections

      Member collections. Now including Media Gallery support.
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    7. Unreleased Games Discussion

      This forum is dedicated to unreleased games.
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      Latest: Early Apogee/3D Realms stuff to be released contrafan, Feb 20, 2018 at 9:18 PM
    8. Modding and Hacking - Consoles and Electronics

      Modify and make better!
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      Latest: Endian-ness of 16bit SNES ROMs Bad_Ad84, Feb 22, 2018 at 3:12 AM
    9. Repair, Restoration, Conservation and Preservation

      Dedicated to evolving game conservation.
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    10. File Downloads - Share and Request

      Prototypes, art and more. Legal files only, please.
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      Latest: Playstation Memory Card Archive ailing, Feb 21, 2018 at 10:11 PM
    11. Off Topic Discussion

      Anything not gaming.
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      Latest: What's the deal with H4G PixelButts, Feb 21, 2018 at 10:48 AM
    1. Arcade and Supergun

      Arcade boards, dev tools and Superguns.
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    2. Computer Gaming Forum

      Acorn, Amstrad, Apple, Apricot, Atari, BBC, Commodore, Dragon, Mattel, Radio Shack, Sinclair, Tandy, Timex, other home micros and modern PC gaming.
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    3. Japanese Computer Gaming

      Fujitsu, MSX, NEC, Sharp,DOS/V and modern gaming
      Latest: Donkey Kong 3: Dai Gyakushuu for the Sharp X1 famiac, Feb 22, 2018 at 12:17 AM
    4. Dumping and Backing Up Your Games and Prototypes

      How to archive media properly.
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    5. Game Design Documents

      For the aspiring programmer, script writer or level designer. Donated by generous people so you can learn the business.
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      Latest: Crash Nitro (2003) design document gwald, Feb 21, 2018 at 5:19 PM
    6. Game Development General Discussion

      For topics that don't have their own forums.
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      Latest: Are Dev Kits necessary? Conker2012, Feb 18, 2018 at 9:58 AM
    7. Neo Geo Discussion

      AES, MVS, NGP, NGPC, CD, CDZ and prototypes.
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      Latest: Lets Talk Neo Geo Prototypes. retro, Feb 18, 2018 at 6:31 PM
    8. Nintendo Game Development

      NES, Famicom, Super Famicom, N64, GameCube, AMC DDH, GDEV, T-DEV, Triforce, Wii, N-DEV, RVT-R, RVT-H, Wii-U, CGB, AGB, DS, NITRO, NDS and 3DS
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      Latest: Panasonic Q and the service disc Pad17, Feb 22, 2018 at 3:21 AM
    9. Panasonic M2 and 3DO

      3DO and M2 discussion and development.
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      Latest: help me find a Polystars arcade board awbacon, Feb 20, 2018 at 12:26 PM
    10. PC Engine / Turbografx Discussion

      Hu7d development and general discussion.
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      Latest: Super SD System 3 by TerraOnion MottZilla, Feb 16, 2018 at 6:46 PM
    11. Sega Discussion

      SG-1000, SG-1000 II, Mark III, Master System, Mega Drive, Genesis, Sega CD, Mega CD, 32X, Game Gear, Nomad and Pico.
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      Latest: Porting AFTERGRINDER to Genesis SeGa BoI, Feb 21, 2018 at 1:50 PM
    12. Sega Dreamcast Development and Research

      Katana, Naomi, Naomi 2, Atomiswave. Bios hacking, SD loader and more.
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    13. Sega Saturn Programming and Development

      Sophia Systems Saturn, Cross Products CartDev, SN Systems PSY-Q, Mirage, ST-V Arcade and ROM hacking.
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      Latest: (Homebrew) Sonic Z-Treme XL2, Feb 21, 2018 at 11:06 AM
    14. Sony Programming and Development

      PSX, PS2 TOOL, PS3 TOOL, PSP and PS Vita.
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      Latest: Initializing the PlayStation 2 from cold boot ps2netbox, Feb 21, 2018 at 8:56 PM
    15. PlayStation 4 Development (4,Pro)

      PlayStation 4 development.
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    16. Technical Documents and Software Tools

      Technical documents and community made development tools.
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      Latest: SNES CD-ROM Overview (1993) xmog123x, Jan 30, 2018
    17. Xbox (Original console)

      Alpha, Debug Kit, development tools, modding and hacking.
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      Latest: Xlink Kai app controlling Raspberry Pi ? Demon27248, Feb 21, 2018 at 11:33 PM
    18. Chihiro Development

      Everything Chihiro related.
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      Latest: Chihiro on XBOX nonosto, Jan 6, 2017
    19. Xbox 360 Development

      Xenon, Zephyr, Falcon, Opus, Jasper, Trinity, Valhalla and Corona.
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      Latest: Build a PIRS file Falcon, Feb 18, 2018 at 2:20 AM
    20. Xbox One Development (One,One X)

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      Latest: Xbox One XDK Activation KJTR, Dec 29, 2017
    1. The ASSEMblergames Marketplace

      The best marketplace for development hardware and rare video game items on the internet. Guidelines apply.
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      Latest: PS4 Prototype Controllers jakeeeenator, Feb 21, 2018 at 1:07 AM
    2. Want to Buy Requests (WTB)

      Post your requests here. Include your country name in the title.
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      Latest: WTB Rare Gamecube items Gamecube_Collect, Feb 21, 2018 at 7:27 PM
    3. Price Check Forum

      Read the rules before using.
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      Latest: psp dev tools M54B25, Feb 22, 2018 at 1:12 AM
    4. Online Deals

      Post great online deals here!
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    5. User Transactions - Feedback Forum

      Buyer and seller reputation.
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  1. Digital Conservation

    Preserving digital artifacts from defunct companies.
    1. Acclaim Project

      45GB digital archive.
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    2. Dead Rising Betas

      Dedicated to Dead Rising 1, including the Wii version no one loves.
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      Latest: Dead Rising Pre-E3 [0.70] Stipo360, Oct 23, 2017
    3. Geist Force

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    4. Propeller Arena

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    5. Sonic Xtreme Release Project

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      Latest: Sonic Xtreme Stuff itsthinkingstil, Jan 24, 2018
    6. Trespasser

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