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by rleggett
Wed Jan 18, 2006 7:28 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Have any of you heard of Acorn etc.
Replies: 99
Views: 16159

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It's a bit difficult to get exact figures, but various sources on the web seem to indicate that over 1 million BBC micros were sold, a few hundred thousand BBC Masters, a few hundred thousand Electrons and a few hundred thousand Archimedes. I'd have thought that represented a big enough contributio...
by rleggett
Tue Jan 17, 2006 9:59 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Have any of you heard of Acorn etc.
Replies: 99
Views: 16159

It's a bit difficult to get exact figures, but various sources on the web seem to indicate that over 1 million BBC micros were sold, a few hundred thousand BBC Masters, a few hundred thousand Electrons and a few hundred thousand Archimedes. I'd have thought that represented a big enough contribution...
by rleggett
Fri Jan 06, 2006 11:21 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Let's have a little poll... (Now with extra machines)
Replies: 50
Views: 8260

Re: Let's have a little poll...

Yes we know there were other 8-bit systems, but we're sticking with the three that everyone knows best. So come on, which one of these beauties is going to rule all? I've already voted ;) I've voted for the Speccy, because it's got by far the best memories for me of those three. But I'm a BBC man a...
by rleggett
Thu Dec 29, 2005 12:07 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite Computer
Replies: 93
Views: 14458

Re: Favourite Computer

Let's keep this friendly, but I'm interested in knowing everyone's favourite computer. For me it's the Amstrad CPC 464. Highly underrated, home to far too many spectrum ports and it had some amazing arcade ports. The Acorn Electron. It was my first and IMHO, a very much under-rated 8bit machine. A ...