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by katastrophic88
Tue Feb 27, 2018 11:45 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Gaming's Greatest Icons
Replies: 39
Views: 3922

Re: Gaming's Greatest Icons

Nostalgia talking, as I'd watch my parents play this game together late at night after work, but Robyn and Rand Miller -- creators of Myst.
by katastrophic88
Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Nintendo Switch Discussion
Replies: 1694
Views: 43392

Re: Nintendo Switch Discussion

Ordered one yesterday, after waiting to see how it fared in its first year. Picked up Mario Odyssey for starters. Any recommendations for indie exclusives in the eshop? I have Blaster Master Zero for the 3ds, which I very much enjoyed. Golf Story and Snipperclips are good fun. Golf Story in particu...
by katastrophic88
Fri Dec 29, 2017 12:57 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Nintendo Switch Discussion
Replies: 1694
Views: 43392

Re: Nintendo Switch Discussion

Got a Switch for Christmas. Zelda is every bit as awesome as people say it is, and I'm particularly enjoying the indie lineup available on Nintendo eShop. Just booted up The Flame in the Flood.
by katastrophic88
Sun Dec 10, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: [RARE] Polybius 1981 ROM discovered and playable
Replies: 7
Views: 583

Re: [RARE] Polybius 1981 ROM discovered and playable

Darran@Retro Gamer wrote:
Sun Dec 10, 2017 8:24 am
fredghostmaster wrote:
Sun Dec 10, 2017 7:21 am
If it isn't spam, show some screenprints.
What he said. If it isn't spam to promote your website or a website you're affiliated with show the images.
Otherwise you're in violation of the forum rules.
Agreed. Proof!
by katastrophic88
Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The Book of the Game of the Film: now available in paperback!
Replies: 92
Views: 3886

Re: The Book of the Game of the Film: a new book about 8-bit computer games. Preorderable now!

Congrats on completing the book! It looks awesome. Adding this to my Christmas wishlist :)
by katastrophic88
Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What game have you COMPLETED this week
Replies: 6173
Views: 149418

Re: What game have you COMPLETED this week

I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream -- a game made in 1996 based on the short story by Harlan Ellison. Certainly worth checking out.
by katastrophic88
Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Too many worthwhile games?
Replies: 23
Views: 1115

Re: Too many worthwhile games?

My backlog is also pretty ridiculous (and Steam/GoG/Black Friday/etc sales don't make it any better), but I've learned to manage it by playing one oldie but goodie and exploring a new title at the same time. Sometimes I throw in a mobile game to tinker around with, too. Playing two at the same time ...