It seemed that the craze for mini consoles had passed and that gamers, in general lines, had been satisfied with that fever for retro, but the machinery is still full and we already have a release date for THEA500 Mini, which goes straight to the heart of the most veteran of the sector. Retro Games has confirmed that the beloved 16-bit-centric home computer will be available from March 25, 2022, a date that is not too far away, really, taking into account that in nothing and less we put an end to 2021.
In addition to the launch date, it has also been possible to know the video games that will arrive with this miniature wonder (we will leave you the trailer below so you can see the main characteristics), such as Stunt Car Racer, Speedball 2, Sentinel, Sole The Alien Breed 3D. A total of 25 games, one of the best on the machine, so that users can rediscover some masterpieces and those who come across THEA500 for the first time can have a complete experience.
Chris Smith, Technology Director of Retro Games, has also confirmed that we will have other surprises related to THEC64 for this very holiday season: “Over the past two months, my team has worked hard to finalize the firmware for the THEA500 Mini consoles and has worked closely with our manufacturing partners to ensure the highest production quality, and as a commitment to our loyal fans , we’ll release a new THEC64 firmware update shortly this Christmas. “
The Amiga 500 will come in the best condition ever, with the classic mouse and a controller derived from the Amiga CD32 DNA. Remember that in addition to those 25 games that will be available on the machine, you can also play with Own original games via USB using WHDLoad functionality.