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by spikey_d
Thu Feb 22, 2007 4:39 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Wii - infectious...?
Replies: 5
Views: 651

Interesting topic.... I was first questioning whether the Motion Sensitive wand (or the Wii-mote to you and I) actually did work, or whether or not Nintendo was trying to push the boundaries of entertainment a little too far. Now, since getting my Xbox360, I got hooked on it straightaway. Playing PG...
by spikey_d
Mon Feb 05, 2007 4:54 am
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: stuck again!
Replies: 7
Views: 502

Re:

paranoid marvin wrote:Yes!

But then again we may see Darran dressed up as Wario...

No!
Well, if you read the excellent X360 Magazine. The latest Issue has a pic of Darren dressed as Mario!! :lol: One of the contributors to the latest ish.
by spikey_d
Thu Jan 25, 2007 8:08 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm well over the moon!
Replies: 25
Views: 1444

Re:

It's the Emergency Stop and the Reverse Parking that I'm fearing the most..... Rolling Eyes The emergency stop is easy! Just slam your foot down on the brake and that's it! :) The hardest manouevre to do is the reverse round a corner, of which I was given a minor fault for (going out too wide). I h...
by spikey_d
Thu Jan 25, 2007 8:04 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: THE YOUNG ONES
Replies: 95
Views: 13640

Getting back to the topic of TYO. :!: Alexei Sayle was absolutely h i l a r i o u s in his short sketches for that program. One of my personal faves was where he took part as a EuroVision Song Contest Contestant. "When your boss is giving you the sack, 'cause you've lost all his invoices. Don't drin...
by spikey_d
Thu Jan 25, 2007 4:41 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which game got you into gaming?
Replies: 62
Views: 4290

Re:

SPIKEY WROTE: Christmas morning, 1993. Amstrad CPC464 wrapped up under the tree. After getting over all the excitment, Spindizzy was eventually put into the Cassette holder, and played on for H O U R S. Altough I've played better games, I'd probably say that Spindizzy was the one that REALLY starte...
by spikey_d
Thu Jan 25, 2007 4:26 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which game got you into gaming?
Replies: 62
Views: 4290

Christmas morning, 1993. Amstrad CPC464 wrapped up under the tree. After getting over all the excitment, Spindizzy was eventually put into the Cassette holder, and played on for H O U R S. Altough I've played better games, I'd probably say that Spindizzy was the one that REALLY started it all off fo...
by spikey_d
Sat Jan 20, 2007 5:17 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Joke Thread
Replies: 21
Views: 1402

I'm not sure how this one will go.... A lion, a bear and a chicken are all walking through the forest. Suddenly they all stop and begin to boast about themselves. The lion is the first to talk. "I don't mean to brag", said the lion. "But did you know that every time I roar, all the birds inside the ...
by spikey_d
Sat Jan 20, 2007 5:11 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: I am a mega retro console collector
Replies: 29
Views: 2882

Not so much a collecter me, just a huge player. Number: Amount of games. Also includes fave game... Amstrad CPC464 (~200) - Spindizzy Speccy (~300) - Sigma 7 Atari 2600 (14) - Pitfall Mega Drive (~60) - Sonic 2 Mega CD (7) - Sonic CD Sega32X (5) - Chaotix Master System (11) - Sonic Chaos Gamegear (1...
by spikey_d
Sat Jan 20, 2007 4:58 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm well over the moon!
Replies: 25
Views: 1444

Well done mate. I'll be sure to warn everyone when you're out driving!! :wink: :wink: I should be taking mine soon. It's the Emergency Stop and the Reverse Parking that I'm fearing the most..... :roll: Aren't they apparently making the driving tests harder for younger drivers? :shock: :shock: :cry: ...
by spikey_d
Sat Jan 20, 2007 4:54 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: IMPORTANT
Replies: 10
Views: 766

A fellow forumer warned me about this before. It's apparently some "codec" that you need to view the "video". A lot of these time-wasting idiots are speading this stupidity all over this forum. Hasn't it got to a point where it's just getting rather-boring now. They all seem to be new peeps who don'...
by spikey_d
Sat Jan 20, 2007 4:49 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What's on your emulator right now?
Replies: 39
Views: 2714

Hey fordie! "Spindizzy" is glued to my CaPriCe32 at the moment. Also have it on a real CPC464 before anyone starts pointing at me! :shock: SMB3 is also on my FCEUltra (NES) at the moment. The save states really help! :) For anyone who's still pointing at me, I also have a NES with SMB3! :lol: Also o...
by spikey_d
Mon Jan 15, 2007 4:47 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: I am a mega retro console collector
Replies: 29
Views: 2882

Finally, a Sonic poll!! Sonic 2 was the best Sonic game on Mega Drive, if it wasn't being joined on to Sonic & Knuckles. Great graphics, great music, great sense of speed, it had the lot! I think you should of included "Sonic 2+Knuckles" and "Sonic 3+Knuckles", then I'd of E A S I L Y of voted for S...
by spikey_d
Mon Jan 15, 2007 4:40 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What are you currently reading?
Replies: 73
Views: 6128

Currently reading, well not exactly word for word, The Guiness World Records 2007. Always had a fascination for this book and what people are actually capable of. I recall one of the records is that a woman went parachuting, her chute never opened and she hulted to the ground, landed (it didn't say ...
by spikey_d
Mon Jan 15, 2007 4:34 am
Forum: High Scores & Speedruns
Topic: Wii Sports - Bowling
Replies: 59
Views: 18163

What is it nowadays with new peeps postng links to pornography videos / pictures etc. etc.??! Don't these people realise this is a Retro Gaming Forum? People want to talk about Gaming and other Retro-related stuff from the late 70's, 80's and early 90's, not about cheap pornography. I'm glad that th...
by spikey_d
Fri Jan 05, 2007 4:36 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Your Top 5 Arcade Games
Replies: 56
Views: 3870

In no particular order:

Sega Rally
Daytona USA
Time Crisis 2
Puzzle Bobble
After Burner