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R'cade Mag Insider 5.23 2012

Posted by Rob Maerz on May 23, 2012 at 11:10 AM

Pre-order Retrocade Magazine Volume 1 Issue 1 Print Edition

Pre-order Retrocade Magazine's premiere print issue today from Pixel Nation. Click here to go to Pixel Nation's web store and click the "Pre-order Hard Copy" link.

Retrocade Magazine: Volume 1 Issue 1

Events On R'cade Live! Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend will be action packed on R'cade Live! First, we kick things off with Game On For the USO beginning Friday morning at 11 AM EDT. The stream will be broadcast from St. Louis, MO and will run all day Friday and Saturday.

Then on Sunday, May 27, it's Rob Maerz's world record attempt on Mouse Trap (ColecoVision). This will be a chartity event as Retrocade Magazine will be raising money for Child's Play.

Send Broly To EVO 2012

Retrocade Magazine, in a joint effort with Gaming World Wide, have launched the fund raiser for Mike Begum, a competitive gamer with a physical disability and whose transport van is inoperable. Without it he cannot travel to events. We ask that all gamers come forward at this time to stream in Mike's honor, and to raise funds for the repair of his van. 

Go to Gaming World Wide's web site for more info on Send Broly To EVO 2012.

14th Annual International Classic Video Game Tournament

The 14th Annual International Classic Video Game Tournament will be held from Thursday, May 31 through Sunday, June 3, 2012 at the American Classic Arcade Museum in Weir's Beach, NH. Click here to read the press release.

Q*bert 100 Hour Marathon

Ed Heemskerk will be streaming live on his world record attempt for longevitiy by playing Q*bert for 100 hours starting June 8. Click here to view the promotional video.

New Retroboards High Scores

BMX Air Master (2600) 957,515 A. Peter Mee

Grand Prix (2600) 29.66 A. Peter Mee

Popeye (2600) 221,500 Marc Cohen

Q*bert (2600) 107,925 Marc Cohen

Star Wars: Death Star Battle (2600) 56,158 Marc Cohen

Wizard of Wor (2600) 283,800 Scott Stilphen

Donkey Kong (ColecoVision) 99,900 Ed Kelly

Mouse Trap (ColecoVision) 998,260 Rob Maerz

Omega Race (C64) 264,750 Rob Maerz

Check Out

"Deeds of Yore": a web series about a guy that gets sucked into a Commodore 64 game. Click here to go their www site.

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