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.
Feb 7 2019
The Atari Lynx games collection tracker
over at Atari Gamer has been updated with additional stats and a small facelift. Have you started tracking your collection yet?
Feb 6 2019
Benn Venn is known for his Gameboy mods but now he's delving into the world of Atari Lynx with his announcement of a LCD replacement mod. The mod will cost about half the price of the currently popular McWill LCD kit. 🤑 Atari Gamer has spoken to Benn and he said to keep an eye out soon for further updates.
Jan 31 2019
The Online Atari Lynx Emulator
🎮 has been updated to render games without using pixel smoothing for that retro feel and a set of new screen sizes have been added. You can now play games in their original resolution or up to 3x their normal size!
Jan 22 2019
The long awaited Atari Lynx game, Space Battle
is finally available for pre-order from Luchs Soft! 🚀 You can order a single cartridge
or a double cartridge
version. This is a multiplayer focused game so having two cartridges is a good idea! Quadromania is being released the same day, see the announcement for that here