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Aug 27 2019
If you've been waiting to get one of the BennVenn Atari Lynx LCD kits there is a new batch of around 50 available right now. After these are sold, there'll be a temporary hold in production, so get in quick! The Lynx 1 version of the kit is still in development, without an ETA on its availability.
Aug 22 2019

Songbird Productions is pleased to announce the acquisition of multiple classic gaming properties, including:

  • The entire HandMade Software library, except for Kasumi Ninja, including games such as Awesome Golf and
  • Battlezone 2000
  • Battlemorph by ATD
  • Gordo 106 by Tenth Planet Software
  • Lynx Super Skweek by Loriciel
  • Othello by Harry Dodgson

    "Songbird has enjoyed two decades of supporting diehard Atari fans with new games for old systems," said Carl Forhan, founder of Songbird. "I look forward to a new wave of products that can incorporate these incredible games for the benefit of all gamers worldwide."

    Songbird Productions is a premier game developer and publisher for the Atari Lynx and Jaguar. To keep up to date with the latest news at Songbird Productions, be sure to visit the company web site at

  • Aug 18 2019
    Jon's done another Atari Lynx game walkthrough, this time it's for the first mission of Cybervirus! Check out the video here.
    Jul 24 2019
    Jon Mc's walkthrough videos for Atari Lynx have been great, if you haven't been following them you really should check out his channel. He's recently put up two more walkthroughs of California Games, the first one is the surfing and the other is the footbag event.
    Jul 24 2019
    There's a new Captain Harlynx video that shows off new enemies and level design. It's a short clip of gameplay from Stage 1.1 and it looks fantastic. This game is shaping up to be something really great! πŸš€
    Jul 23 2019
    The official boxes for Songbird Productions Atari Lynx games have been confirmed as getting the go ahead. This is what Songbird Productions had to say - "The print run is going to happenο»Ώ. I may end up not printing boxes for some of my oldest games, because a) I don't think I would sell very many, and b) there is a limit of how many boxes I can fit per sheet at the printer. Stay tuned!"
    Jul 15 2019
    The BennVenn Atari Lynx LCD kit is finally shipping. Get your's for $50 (USD) and don't forget to order the $3 mounting bracket to make your life easier. Atari Gamer did a review of this kit and the conclusion was: it rocks!
    Jul 14 2019
    RetroHQ has been working on a new version of Lynx SD called the Lynx SD Slim. This version will have a new slick design and will be able to load ROMs much faster than the current version.
    Jul 9 2019
    Jon Mc is at it again - he brings you a walkthrough of the infamous Atari Lynx game Krazy Ace. Check out the video here.
    Jul 2 2019
    Jon Mc and Atari Gamer are back with another Homebrew Highlights episode. This time it's covering Knight Moves, a logic/puzzle game involving chess pieces. Check out the video here.
    Jun 30 2019
    If you've been following the news, you would have seen the last two episodes of Todd's Adventures in Slime World covered by Jon Mc, well here's another video of the walkthrough of episode 3. Enjoy!
    Jun 27 2019
    Desert Strike is a very cool game for Atari Lynx, it's fun to play as it is, but if you want a little bit of an upper hand, follow Jon Mc's Guide on how to get the Quickwinch in level one!
    Jun 20 2019
    Todd's Adventures in Slime World has a number of episodes. Jon Mc has covered the first episode a few weeks back, now he is back with a walkthrough for Episode 2, check it out!
    Jun 13 2019
    He's at it again, Jon Mc has another Atari Lynx game walkthrough video and this time it's on Joust. So head on over to his YouTube channel and check it out - JON MC Atari Lynx 'Joust' Mini Guide - How to Joust & Defeat the Pterodactyl!
    Jun 12 2019
    You've probably seen the Atari Lynx cartridge reader/writer/programmer board. It needs a Raspberry Pi to work and now you can get a Lynx themed case for it. The STL files have been made available on Thingiverse, so go and check them out.
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