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by andy vaisey
Mon Mar 06, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Retro Gamer - Issue 165
Replies: 35
Views: 1382

Re: Retro Gamer - Issue 165

@dave3622 ;)
by andy vaisey
Sat Mar 04, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Retro Gamer - Issue 165
Replies: 35
Views: 1382

Re: Retro Gamer - Issue 165

dave3622 wrote:
andy vaisey wrote:Have briefly thumbed through the magazine and can't find any coverage of the game named on the cover, 'Uridum 2'... ;)
You must have thumbed through VERY briefly! It starts on page 48.
Yes, coverage for Uridium starts on page 48.

However, my cover promises 'Uridum'...
by andy vaisey
Sat Mar 04, 2017 12:50 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Retro Gamer - Issue 165
Replies: 35
Views: 1382

Re: Retro Gamer - Issue 165

Have briefly thumbed through the magazine and can't find any coverage of the game named on the cover, 'Uridum 2'... ;)
by andy vaisey
Fri Feb 24, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UltrafontPC V0.9b
Replies: 0
Views: 113

UltrafontPC V0.9b

UltrafontPC V0.9b by Arkanix Labs http://i294.photobucket.com/albums/mm96/andy_vaisey/ufpc-v09b-arkanixlabs_zpsaz6ac1w6.png UltrafontPC is an application to assist in designing hires character sets for the Commodore 64. This Windows application is inspired by the C64 native Ultrafont program by Cha...
by andy vaisey
Sun Nov 08, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Compilation64 - Latest News
Replies: 11
Views: 713

Re: Compilation64 - Latest News

We have begun planning our December update to Compilation64, which will be ready for Christmas! This update will just about clear our long-standing backlog and will include both amendments/additions to existing archive entries or brand new additions to the archive. This update will cover over 70 com...
by andy vaisey
Tue Oct 20, 2015 6:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Compilation64 - Latest News
Replies: 11
Views: 713

Re: Compilation64 - Latest News

Another update and another 'theme'! For this update, which again includes updates to existing compilation entries and brand new compilations in the archive, we've concentrated on compilations starting with 'A', 'B' and 'C'. Find the list of new additions here: http://compilation64.blogspot.co.uk/201...
by andy vaisey
Tue Sep 29, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Compilation64 - Latest News
Replies: 11
Views: 713

Re: Compilation64 - Latest News

Numbers Update! For this update, we've concentrated on compilations starting with numbers, many of which - but not all - are from compilation kings 'Beau Jolly'. Thanks to all those who have contributed; your names have been added to the 'credits' page on the site. 8 existing archived compilations h...
by andy vaisey
Mon Sep 21, 2015 2:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Compilation64 - Latest News
Replies: 11
Views: 713

Re: Compilation64 - Latest News

After searching through old issues of ZZAP!64 for compilation reviews last week, we've just spent a few more days searching through old issues of Commodore Format and adding links to those reviews of the compilations we have in the archive. As with the ZZAP!64 reviews, if a compilation has a Commodo...
by andy vaisey
Wed Sep 16, 2015 10:38 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Compilation64 - Latest News
Replies: 11
Views: 713

Re: Compilation64 - Latest News

After searching through old issues of ZZAP!64 for compilation reviews the other day, we've just spent the whole evening adding links to those compilations we have in the archive that were reviewed in ZZAP and Commodore Force! And we still have 2 pages of review links featuring compilations not yet i...
by andy vaisey
Tue Sep 15, 2015 9:55 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Compilation64 - Latest News
Replies: 11
Views: 713

Re: Compilation64 - Latest News

A small update that includes scans of recently found adverts, competitions and articles featuring compilations, all discovered during a search through old issues of ZZAP!64 and Commodore Force. And this small update is hosted by none other than the results maestro of ZZAP!64 himself, Ken D Fish! Rea...
by andy vaisey
Sat Sep 12, 2015 11:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Compilation64 - Latest News
Replies: 11
Views: 713

Re: Compilation64 - Latest News

Compilation64 is reborn and is now on a different URL. http://compilation64.blogspot.co.uk/ Compilation64 is an attempt to archive the multi-game compilations that have been released for the Commodore64. The old site has been 'dying' over the last few years and work files are now corrupt, to say not...
by andy vaisey
Tue Jan 20, 2015 4:16 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Worst 8-bit arcade conversion ever?
Replies: 63
Views: 1287

Re: Worst 8-bit arcade conversion ever?

For all those mentioning the C64 conversions of 'Chase HQ', 'WEC Le Mans' and 'Enduro Racer', I'd suggest and raise you 'Cisco Heat'.

http://www.gamebase64.com/game.php?id=1494&d=18&h=0
by andy vaisey
Sun Oct 18, 2009 8:19 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Has you ever been THIS drunk!???
Replies: 52
Views: 773

Re: Has you ever been THIS drunk!???

resident paul wrote:He wasn't letting go of the six-pack :lol:
Or the bowl at the end...
by andy vaisey
Fri Oct 09, 2009 6:26 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Die Hard!
Replies: 22
Views: 734

Re: Die Hard!

"I'm Agent Johnson, this is Special Agent Johnson.... No relation..."

Great film. Genuine classic.
by andy vaisey
Thu Sep 10, 2009 7:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Where have all the Action hero's gone???
Replies: 15
Views: 376

Re: Where have all the Action hero's gone???

If I want an in depth exploration of a character and his motivations, I'll watch some kind of drama or something. When I watch an action film, I want action, cars, guns, explosions and a huge body count all because the main protagonists wife or daughter has been kidnapped. And because I can switch m...