Tag Archives: lynx

Now available: Sky Raider Redux and Wyvern Tales!

The day is finally here, and Sky Raider Redux and Wyvern Tales are shipping now! Fly a daring raid behind enemy lines to blow up bridges, tangle with foes, and defeat their flagships in Sky Raider, or take on the challenge of a deep fantasy JRPG in Wyvern Tales. These are two games Lynx fans […]

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year part 1

Hi, Atari fans! Hope you are staying warm and healthy during this holiday season. Below is a little taste of things to come courtesy of Songbird in 2021. Also read about more games coming in 2021 from Songbird. Sky Raider Redux – Long time in development, but in the final stages of development and test […]

A Bug’s Trip and Quadromania

UPDATE 11/10/2020: A Bug’s Trip and Quadromania are now in stock! Songbird is excited to announce two new Lynx games coming November 2020: A Bug’s Trip, developed and enhanced by Fadest over the last few years, and Quadromania, a “lost” game originally developed by RPM Software in 1993! Check out the game previews below. Both games are part of […]

CyberVirus LOST MISSIONS now available for the Lynx

CyberVirus LOST MISSIONS¬†is now available for the Atari Lynx on a professionally molded cartridge. This game contains 9 all-new levels from the original version submitted to Atari for evaluation in 1993. Mission text and objectives are completely different than the later versions published by Songbird. Available now from Songbird. Read about it and also get […]

Throwback: Interview with Ken Beckett, creator of Crystal Mines

Waaaaay back in 2000, Songbird founder Carl Forhan interviewed the creator and programmer of Crystal Mines (NES) and Crystal Mines II (Lynx), Ken Beckett; and the Lead Level Designer, C. Scott Davis. At the time, Carl and Scott were working on the PC-based expansion for Crystal Mines II called “Buried Treasure,” which later was also […]

Raiders of the Lost ROM part 6

Here we are, at the final installment of ROM hacking for Quadromania. I’ve got three areas left to discuss: Replacing graphics EEPROM support Encrypting scores to allow validated player score submissions online Replacing graphics is not for the faint at heart. Yes, aspiring Lynx developers do have wonderful tools at their disposal — including the […]

Biniax 2 and Xump for the Lynx!

Songbird is super-excited to announce orders are open for Biniax 2 and Xump for the Atari Lynx! Biniax is a frantic push-your-luck puzzle game that includes Biniax 1 and Biniax 2, while Xump is a clever navigate-the-maze game with dozens of levels. Both games feature top-notch graphics and music to keep you entertained. First run of each game is limited to […]