Search found 10 matches

by acidbottle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Subscriber Covers
Replies: 60
Views: 2202

Re: Subscriber Covers

really like the latest issue, 2 covers was a mighty nifty plan.
by acidbottle
Sat Nov 03, 2018 7:40 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Charity Shops
Replies: 734
Views: 29718

Re: Charity Shops

picked up PS2 FIFA 06 for £5 and Driving Theory Test for PC for £3.00! nothing beats my local charity shops ... You actually bought those at that price? :shock: i didnt, though it genuinely represents the sum total of the 7 charity shops loot in our local town. i suspect nearly everything goes in t...
by acidbottle
Fri Nov 02, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Charity Shops
Replies: 734
Views: 29718

Re: Charity Shops

picked up PS2 FIFA 06 for £5 and Driving Theory Test for PC for £3.00! nothing beats my local charity shops ...
by acidbottle
Sat Oct 06, 2018 7:36 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: RIP Ben Dalglish
Replies: 13
Views: 294

Re: RIP Ben Dalglish

RIP Ben. Your music seemed to be everywhere in the 80s and my particular favourite was Deflektor, I still fire that game up just to listen to the title music!
by acidbottle
Tue Sep 04, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Polymega Console
Replies: 3
Views: 232

Re: Polymega Console

tis the pre-order launch right now! website crash though haha .. now includes sega saturn to the list of cd systems to. price is £200!
by acidbottle
Mon Aug 06, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From the forum: 185
Replies: 19
Views: 765

Re: From the forum: 185

Discovered the wonder of arcade games at campsite pub in Cornwall in the early 80s. Being small and failing to convince my parents to give me 10p, I was content enough to watch the attract sequence where the invader scuttles across the screen and snatches the upside down letter Y endlessly.
by acidbottle
Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:14 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Polymega Console
Replies: 3
Views: 232

Polymega Console

Cannot find a scrap of info on the forum about this, though would be hard to not have heard about this if you followed the E3 event last week. Its the Polymega, built in retro cd rom support from the start, expanding to various cart based systems via modules. its not crowdfunded and the final protot...
by acidbottle
Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Atari VCS
Replies: 52
Views: 1133

Re: Atari VCS

massively overpriced, made worse by the 'wooden finish' version being $100 more! Oddly though, the new joysticks seem a decent deal and look smart.

gonna pass on this, really was hyped for it in the past 12 months to :(
by acidbottle
Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Nintendo Switch Discussion
Replies: 1522
Views: 35171

Re: Nintendo Switch Discussion

Bit more details on Arcade DK, out tomorrow for us. Multiple versions included. http://www.nintendolife.com/news/2018/06/arcade_archives_donkey_kong_available_now_on_switch_eshop_in_north_america_and_japan awesome! skyskipper to, didnt see that one coming. having never purchased AAs or Neo-Geo for ...
by acidbottle
Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Subscriber Covers
Replies: 60
Views: 2202

Subscriber Covers

1st post so dont want to go over board negative, since the magazine is top drawer! however, the subscriber covers, nice as they are, do not, in my opinion look as nice as the shelf version. this is quite subjective of course but the shelf covers look more retro, reminding you of adverts and game box...