The problem with such chips is that there is a tendency of a large, arbitrarily long period between a company mentioning they'll make a given chip and one being produced.
No doubt this is convenient for the massive embedded ARM processor market where relatively large amounts of power aren't generally required, but may not be as handy for people trying to make small numbers of desktop machines.
Star Fighter 3000: The Next Generation review Star Fighter 3000: The Next Generation was born from the 3D0 version of the original SF3K that was ported back to RISC OS and this year freed from programmers' hard discs for the platform to enjoy, writes Andrew Weston. In this review Andrew weighs up much-improved graphics and sound against playability and stability. 19 comments, latest by AW on 9/12/08 8:45PM. Published: 17 Nov 2008