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Retroid Pocket 2 Plus Available To Order (Pre-Order) Now

The Retroid Pocket 2 Plus (2.5) and PCB Upgrade ordering is now live! Goretroid.com **This could end up being the best value buy in handheld gaming at $99. My only disappointment at the moment is that it was not stated that this would be a pre-order. I was under the impression like most people that the orders would be ready to go today. It's still a great deal but there was a lack of communication issue when it came to the release... It looks like orders will physically ship out at the end of November or early December.  To keep things simple, I put in an order for an assembled Retroid Pocket 2 Plus for $99 + $12 Shipping. I'll probably also order a PCB Upgrade at some point too. My initial order is in the books so now it's just a waiting game. Giving the current state of shipping system in the US (which is a disaster), I don't expect to have one in my hands until late December.  To upgrade your existing original RP2, the price would be $65 for t

Retroid Pocket 2.5 Launching Very Soon (Probably)

Update: https://www.retrokezins.com/2021/10/retroid-pocket-25-pcb-upgrade-and-rp2.html Update: I didn't realize "very soon" meant a few days but that appears to be the case.  https://www.retrokezins.com/2021/10/retroid-pocket-25-pcb-available-october.html Retroid Pocket 2.5 All signs are indicating that the Retroid Pocket 2.5 (DIY PCB Upgrade) will be up for sale very soon. If I had to guess, I'd still assume November but it could be anytime.  https://www.retrokezins.com/2021/10/upcoming-upgrade-your-retroid-pocket-2.html I reached out to GoRetroid and was told that the exact time/date of release was not certain yet but would be in the very near future.  Russ at Retrogamecorps.com   noticed that a DIY section on their site recently appeared which is a sign they are nearing the launch.  https://www.goretroid.com/collections/diy?page=1 YouTube Video From Taki: What's interesting is that it looks like they'll be offering 3 replacement RP2 shell color