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by K-J N.
Sat Jul 11, 2009 6:53 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro references in modern games
Replies: 16
Views: 554

Re: Retro references in modern games

Vice City has a C64 style loading sequence. In Dog's Life (PS2) there is a Horace's Ski Shop with a spectrum style rainbow banner on it.
by K-J N.
Sat Jul 11, 2009 5:56 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Best SEUCK games - ideas, please
Replies: 29
Views: 985

Re: Best SEUCK games - ideas, please

Alf Yngve's Cops (got it on a Zzap cover tape) is probaly my favorite and also the game that made me buy SEUCK. There was lots of creative ways of doing stuff with SEUCK like full screen animations by switching between single screen levels fast, simulating horizontal scrolling by having enemies shoo...
by K-J N.
Tue Dec 09, 2008 7:29 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which game boxes do you like best?
Replies: 70
Views: 1792

NeoGeo Pocket clamshell cases Japanese Nintendo DS cases. http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y16/neopokekun/covers/catchtouchyoshibackside.jpg They are the same as the US ones but the section on the backside for legal and licensing stuff is smaller, it's also on the side wich gives much better room fo...
by K-J N.
Tue Dec 09, 2008 1:35 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The Great Giana Sisters are back!
Replies: 19
Views: 835

by K-J N.
Sun Sep 14, 2008 9:17 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: DS Shmups - recommendations
Replies: 12
Views: 5134

Ketsui Death Label will be released next month.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dOaTEuRfOlU
by K-J N.
Wed Mar 19, 2008 6:20 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The Commodore 64 Book
Replies: 453
Views: 29226

Got my copy, go and buy it if you haven't . Can anyone post some internal pics of the book - would just love to be able to see what it looks like inside...can't afford one as of yet Sad My budget keeps getting blown on eBay games http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y16/neopokekun/pickup/c64book-2.jpg
by K-J N.
Thu Jan 17, 2008 2:49 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Bionic Commando remake
Replies: 25
Views: 1447

They just announced that they are also doing a remake of the NES version called Bionic Commando Rearmed.
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by K-J N.
Fri Dec 07, 2007 8:04 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Good NGPC games
Replies: 7
Views: 537

So many great games... SNK vs Capcom: Match of the Millenium http://www.classicgaming.com/sngp/games/snkvscap/snkvscap_fight06.jpg http://www.classicgaming.com/sngp/games/snkvscap/snkvscap_fight07.jpg http://www.classicgaming.com/sngp/games/snkvscap/snkvscap_fight05.jpg http://www.classicgaming.com/...
by K-J N.
Thu Nov 29, 2007 6:10 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The 16-bit and 32-bit GAME COMPARISON Thread
Replies: 140
Views: 17731

http://www.gb64.com/Screenshots/S/Space_Harrier_%28Sega%29.png Dont forget that there are two versions on the C64, a European and a US version booth done by the same coder (Chris Butler). The US version adds some improvements, for example the ground now has stripes and the main charaters running an...
by K-J N.
Wed Nov 14, 2007 6:09 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Shadow Fire & Enigma Force.
Replies: 10
Views: 681

Here is a play through of the C64 version of Enigma Force: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVnUphAGx0E
by K-J N.
Fri Oct 19, 2007 8:28 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Commando 3 for XBLA/PSN
Replies: 2
Views: 308

Commando 3 for XBLA/PSN

And yet anther classic game gets a sequel. After Commando and Mercs a third game is heading for XBLA and PSN.

Trailer: http://www.gametrailers.com/player/26637.html
This game needs Rob Hubbard's music from the C64 version of Commando.
by K-J N.
Wed Oct 17, 2007 10:13 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Bionic Commando remake
Replies: 25
Views: 1447

http://www.gametrailers.com/player/26558.html?type=mov
Here is the trailer (complete with orchestrated version of the classic Bionic Commando tune).
by K-J N.
Tue Sep 04, 2007 6:06 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Kiki KaiKai 2 cancelled, replaced with Kiki Kai World
Replies: 5
Views: 955

And it's back again, sort of. http://ec1.images-amazon.com/images/I/51lxzenkdJL._SS500_.jpg As it turns out, Kiki Kai World is not the Kiki KaiKai (Pocky and Rocky) sequel that was announced and cancelled. However, it is by the same developer, is "very similar" to the cancelled game, and is more of...
by K-J N.
Fri Aug 17, 2007 4:46 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Old school style Vertical and Horizontal shooters for PC?
Replies: 16
Views: 1246

I wouldn't exactly call Ikaruga old-school. Anyway: Cho Ren Sha 68K http://www2.tky.3web.ne.jp/~yosshin/my_works/cho86_3.JPG http://www2.tky.3web.ne.jp/~yosshin/my_works/cho86_5.JPG http://www2.tky.3web.ne.jp/~yosshin/my_works/cho86_4.JPG http://www2.tky.3web.ne.jp/~yosshin/my_works/cho86_2.JPG Orig...
by K-J N.
Thu Aug 16, 2007 6:48 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Skweek - original?
Replies: 7
Views: 567

And yet another example of this is Maze Mania