Britsoft: An Oral History
Hello! It's Darren from Read-Only Memory here. I wanted to briefly drop by to let you know that we’ve just published our latest (and heaviest) book – Britsoft: An Oral... Read more
The Final Update: Our New Kickstarter!
Hello and welcome to the final Sega Mega Drive/Genesis: Collected Worksupdate! Sniff! I want to thank everybody who backed the project – having grown up with the Sega Mega... Read more
We Are Shipping!
It gives me huge pleasure to report that copies of Collected Works have been shipping from our UK warehouse since Monday afternoon!We're making our way through our shipping list... Read more
Shipping address final check!
With the book tantalisingly close to shipping, I wanted to check in to confirm any final address updates. So:
If you've moved since backing the book, please take a moment... Read more
Sega Mega Drive A1 Print News
In conceiving the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis: Collected WorksKickstarter campaign, we knew from the start that we wanted to offer a unique, large format, screen printed poster that would echo... Read more
The Making of Collected Works – Part 2
Last Friday, a courier collected a hefty 11kg package of digital proofs to begin their safe passage to Italy, where they will shortly be used to perfectly balance the colours... Read more
To Be This Good...
I’m delighted to announce that Sega Mega Drive/Genesis: Collected Works has been approved by Sega and will enter production on Monday. This also means I can finally reveal just... Read more
Sur-vey! Sche-dule! Se-ga!
Greetings, Thunderheads and Badniks. I’m pleased to say it’s time for a low-down on the last parts of our schedule. Tellingly, you should have all now received our survey, allowing... Read more
Progress Report and Yu Suzuki Excerpt
Things have been coming together nicely over the past few weeks, with all of the book's content nearing completion. Join me, if you will, for a neatly bullet-pointed list of our... Read more
'We Were Fighting Over Who Got the Controller'
Our SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis history essay – written by Guardian Games Editor Keith Stuart – is looking rosier than ever, now weighing in at over 15,000 words and featuring countless... Read more
One of the most exciting items SEGA presented to us after rooting around in their archives was a hand-rendered, black and white design document for the iconic punch 'n' kick... Read more
Hot Chip: Motion Sickness (Andy Lemon's YM2612 Remix)
A micro-update for you this week to share with you the complete remix of Hot Chip's Motion Sickness which featured in our pitch video, created exclusively for our campaign by... Read more
Our SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis: Collected Workscampaign has just – this moment – crossed the finishing line, with a staggering £98,725 (!) worth of pledges to its name! I've been completely... Read more
Won't You Take Me To... Funkotron
It seems there is unanimous agreement on how best to spend our extra coinage, and that's to soup up the book itself! Of all the ideas suggested, I thought that... Read more
Let's Spend Some 16-Bitcoins!
Given that our SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis: Collected Worksproject - fuelled by unrelenting, worldwide 16-bit passions - has now reached a staggering £53,500 in only 4 days, a number of... Read more
This Book Has Blast Processing!
Hello Mega Drive/Genesis fanciers! Welcome to the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis: Collected WorksKickstarter campaign. Over the past 48 hours I have completely failed to do anything but gape, unblinking in... Read more