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by ArcadeAction
Tue May 20, 2008 4:58 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Great Retro-gaming websites - the sticky thread!
Replies: 329
Views: 61172

The Colonel's Bequest

I don't know if this site really belongs here, if it doesn't then please simply remove this post: (I am one of the maintainers/writers btw), ColonelsBequest.net , an unofficial site fully dedicated to the first Laura Bow murder mystery, released by Sierra On-Line in 1989 for IBM PC, Atari ST and Com...
by ArcadeAction
Tue May 20, 2008 4:49 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Jones in the Fast Lane
Replies: 21
Views: 1113

I thought Jones in the Fast Lane was excellent, especially back in the day. If you like boardgames that is. It was a brave move of Sierra to publish this, but I don't think the game was very succesful. It must have been one of their first games they released on CD-ROM format. It would have been grea...
by ArcadeAction
Thu Aug 17, 2006 3:27 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Where did you get your nick from?
Replies: 130
Views: 14801

I borrowed my nickname from the Famiclone that was marketed through some Europopean TV-commercials (in Holland TellSell :D ). The TV-ad was a ridicilous one... with a guy who claimed to be a retro freak, but obviously never ever touched a joypad in his whole life.

Of course I bought it :wink:
by ArcadeAction
Mon Aug 14, 2006 3:15 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Classic RPG's
Replies: 50
Views: 4753

Re:

Shadowrun on the SNES has to be my favourite RPG from the 16 bit era, totally unique, and sadly still is right to this day. Let's hope the proposed 360 version gets the go ahead in some form that is not just a simple FPS. Sega-16.com recently posted "the franchise is being revived soon on the Xbox ...
by ArcadeAction
Thu Aug 10, 2006 10:39 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Retro Survival
Replies: 27
Views: 3809

Thanks, I just did :)
by ArcadeAction
Thu Aug 10, 2006 9:32 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Retro Survival
Replies: 27
Views: 3809

Yesterday I read about the Retro Survival CD and became very interested, but when I emailed the address mentioned on their website (I believe 'orders-at-retrosurvival.co.uk') to ask if the CD was still available, the e-mail bounced back with the message that that e-mail adress does not exist :( Does...
by ArcadeAction
Wed Aug 09, 2006 3:07 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 2483
Views: 144332

Hello!

My name is Vincent and I am from The Netherlands. I am 27 years old and I am a software developer for a small company that releases management software. In my spare time I love playing on my consoles. My favourite console is absolutely the Atari 7800 that I recently bought. I really love it (NinjaGo...