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April 20, 2018.
Source: ColecoVision.dk
New ColecoVision games added to the ColecoVision.dk collection.
Squares, Astro Invader, Ghostbusters, Wizard of Wor, Pacar, King & Balloon and Arkanoid.

April 01, 2018.
Source: ColecoVision.dk
A big update in the ColecoVision.dk High Score Section.

March 29, 2018.
Source: Instagram.Com
CollectorVision Games has presented their latest project, namely a FPGA based game system.
The CollectorVision Game System is not ready yet, but an WIP picture can be seen on their new Instram profile.
The upcoming system can at the launch deal with the following systems: ColecoVision and MSX.
After the launch is the plan that Atari 2600, Sega and TI99/4A will be a part of this new FPGA system.
There is a Cartridge insert for ColecoVision games, DB9, SNES controller port and the FPGA system is even powered with a standard SD card slot for ROM files.
CollectorVision Games says that they also will develop a brand new Joystick design with a keypad.
Other technical date is: Spartan 6, 512Kb. - 2Mb. SRAM, analog VGA, digital HDMI and PS/2 Output for Keyboard.
Analog VGA will probably be removed in the final design.
A bet for a release: 2020, see the WIP picture here.

March 02, 2018.
Source: ColecoVision.dk
2 brand new ColecoVision games has seen the daylight.
The first one is Car Fighter, converted from the 1985 Casio MSX version.
Car Fighter is a well known game as we known as Road Fighter, but this version can shoot other cars and has a lot of improvements.
The other game is Eggerland Mystery by HAL Laboratories 1985, also a known MSX puzzle game.
Both ColecoVision games requires the Opcode Super Game Module.
You can order the games via CollectorVision Games here.

February 25, 2018.
Source: ColecoVision.dk
CollectorVision Games seems to lost their LJN logo.
It's not presented on their site anymore.
ColecoVision.dk has vainly tried to get a comment, but CollectorVision Games has chosen to be silent about this.

February 09, 2018.
Source: FaceBook.Com
Eduardo at Opcode Games says: "The newest SGM boards have arrived from China, and first initial tests are positive."
Assembly of the actual SGM's will start very soon, and over 400 brand new modules will be shipped to AtariAge Store.
AtariAge is distributor for Opcode Games.

January 24, 2018.
Source: ColecoVision.dk
There is fantastic News around the ColecoVision.
0711spiele in Germany offers the repro ColecoVision power supply not only in Europe, the power supply also have a valid registration number for USA and Canada.
Those number are required for legal import to USA.
Due to a new adapter mold processed the price was lowered to 19,95 Ä. 0711spiele in Germany has sold over 100 items the last 3 years.
A second power supply dedicated to F18A users is also available.
It offers +5V and +12v but with higher current to allow full blown modded consoles.
An adapter offering USB and standard 9V power supplies to be connected to your ColecoVision console is in production state.
It offers a power switch and a LED as well so bypassing internal switch is possible, that should solve the problem of unreliable and broken switches.
The RGB mod including switchless Pause and Stereo output is nearly completed as well.
Also a SGM mod that allows your French CBS RGB ColecoVision work with a standard SGM rev A is available since half a year now.
See more here.

January 17, 2018.
Source: AtariAge.com
Dan Kunz has cleverly invented a way to offer YUV to RGB output from a ColecoVision.
The cunning is that the circuit board is mounted just below the existing GPU, on the underside of ColecoVision's printed circuit board.
Dan Kunz was in 2017 contacted about an RGB mod for the ColecoVison, and he says: "I can't believe there is no mod out there for the DIY."
Dan Kunz aka citrus3000psi is satisfied with the results and says that it works fine in a test trial.
Dan Kunz says: "The design itís based around TI original docs. Iíve been told that each ColecoVision console output varies slightly and therefore needs to be dialed in."
So when this little RGB mod for our ColecoVision will see a release is not known yet.

January 10, 2018.
Source: AtariAge.com
Did you know that:
Eduardo at Opcode Games has now sold more than 1000 Super Game Modules.
All modules are sold over 4 rounds from 2012 to 2018, and as long there still is demand for the Super Game Module will Eduardo still sell it.
The big Opcode Games project is still the upcoming Super Game System.
The Super Game System is an updated ColecoVision with the Super Game Module built in the same PCB board.

January 09, 2018.
Source: AtariAge.com
The new ColecoVision clone, the FPGA based HB Vision is now a step further.
It is still a prototype, but already now do the games work.
HB Vision have a Cartridge slot, and boasts to have the least PCB board.
HB Vision is low powered and will feature a LED, VGA, USB, separate Sound Output and original DB9 for 2 Joysticks.
A little feature is an external connector.
When a final version will be available is not known yet.

January 01, 2018.
Source: ColecoVision.dk
CollectorVision Games have just presented 2 new ColecoVision games.
The first one is the MSX version of Arkanoid which require the Super Game Module or similar accessories to work.
The other game is the completed Tetris version called Quatre by Nicolas Campion.
"Originally planned to be a little game offered for download, Quatre has finally been revised to be released physically in a cartridge and to offer more features like a two player mode."
How to order, visit CollectorVision Games here.

January 01, 2018.
Source: AtariAge.com
Team Pixelboy will let AtariAge publish following games for ColecoVision:
GP World, Mikie, N-Sub, Sega Flipper, Sindbad Mystery, Star Jacker, Zaxxon II and Zoom 909.
Those ColecoVision games may be available on AtariAge Store in few months.
Other Team Pixelboy News is Gauntlet and the summer release.
Gauntlet is now a reality for our ColecoVision, thanks to  our anonymous Mystery Man.
Together with Gauntlet will the MSX version of Uridium also see the daylight.
The game 1942 will probably be a 2019 release.
Contact Team Pixelboy
here.

January 01, 2018.
Source: ColecoVision.dk
In retro-respect will ColecoVision.dk wish you all a Happy New Year.
ColecoVision.dk is currently being updated, especially the Game Section with more details.