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by Spacegamer
Wed May 22, 2013 3:45 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Trying to find a (specific) old sci-fi PC game
Replies: 5
Views: 248

Re: Trying to find a (specific) old sci-fi PC game

Most eye popping fact I read about the game was it cost over $100 when first released in 83.

Here a pic of my copy with a DVD game for comparison.

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by Spacegamer
Tue May 21, 2013 5:33 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Trying to find a (specific) old sci-fi PC game
Replies: 5
Views: 248

Re: Trying to find a (specific) old sci-fi PC game

Big black box from 1983, sounds a lot like Omnitrend Universe game.
by Spacegamer
Mon Oct 15, 2012 2:22 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: X-Com: Enemy Unknown
Replies: 101
Views: 3580

Re: X-Com: Enemy Unknown

Got the special edition on Friday and installed it via steam only to hit by a 2GB download/update :x before I could even play the game. After it had finally finished downloading the update I hit the play button.........crash, blackscreen, reboot. Going through the steam and 2k forums it appears the ...
by Spacegamer
Sun Jul 31, 2011 6:19 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Issue 92 Feedback Thread
Replies: 106
Views: 6249

Re: Issue 92 Feedback Thread

Not a great issue but better than the previous two. Enjoyed the end of the 8 bits feature and hope we will see a follow up covering the 16bit ere Good to see some 90s PC games getting some more coverage in the magazine. Interesting seeing the import games for the Amstrad, must be quite a few non Eng...
by Spacegamer
Sat Apr 30, 2011 5:38 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Some ideas for the mag
Replies: 39
Views: 2620

Re: Some ideas for the mag

How about an on article on Sundog
If you check out Bruce Webster site he says that Wayne Holder is thinking about doing a remake of the game and looking for feedback. Might be a good time for an interview with them.
by Spacegamer
Sat Apr 30, 2011 5:37 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Issue 89 Feedback thread
Replies: 170
Views: 8299

Re: Issue 89 Feedback thread

Damn good issue, really enjoying the collector guides. Bit of shame you did do anything on the home conversions of Streetfighter and nice to see future classics covering other format for once.
by Spacegamer
Sun Feb 06, 2011 7:45 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Games I would like to see in the magazine
Replies: 33
Views: 2171

Re: Games I would like to see in the magazine

Mercenary Another I'd love to see. Another I've tried to sort (and I'm 100% certain I'm not the only one). Sadly, Mr Woakes isn't too talkative. Any chance of seeing a feature on the three Mercenary games even with out Mr Woakes involvement. Would like to see the box art for Mercenary on the front ...
by Spacegamer
Sun Oct 17, 2010 10:25 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Independent game shops in London
Replies: 6
Views: 687

Re: Independent game shops in London

Not a shop, but you might want to have a look at Deptford flea market, its held on a Wed, Fri. Sat and only until about 2pm in the afternoon. There also there a guy with a stall selling games nothing older than PS1,N64.
by Spacegamer
Tue Sep 21, 2010 2:50 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Issue 81 - Official Feedback Thread
Replies: 166
Views: 8158

Re: Issue 81 - Official Feedback Thread

Great cover guys, certainly the best cover since the Monkey Island one. hope we will see some more covers like this on future issues. Enjoyed reading the Julian Gollop interview, don’t remember ever seeing Terror from the deep on the Amiga ? Nice to see the big articles making a come back to the mag...
by Spacegamer
Thu Jan 08, 2009 4:23 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Was frontier (Elite2) as good as I thought
Replies: 29
Views: 2593

Is there any fan fixed versions? I know it happens with other titles Ultima IX for instance received full fan patches as does Vapire Masquerade Bloodlines. Have a look here http://www.frontierastro.co.uk/links.html Fontier a great game,still play it now and again on the Amiga. Never been a fan Xgam...
by Spacegamer
Sat Dec 06, 2008 5:41 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Fontier First Encounter
Replies: 10
Views: 584

OOps! I forgot I reposted this here. There's a bit of thread about the game on frontier forum.If you are using Vista have a look there,also the russian from Elite games have been in touch.And have opened a part of there forum for English user of the game http://www.elite-games.ru/conference/viewtopi...
by Spacegamer
Sat Nov 29, 2008 4:49 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Fontier First Encounter
Replies: 10
Views: 584

Fontier First Encounter

your not going to belive this,but the russian have don an update of Braben Frontier First Encounter.its based on the open glffe game. Theres some pics here http://81.9.6.4/forum/viewtopic.php?topic_id=119689&start=20 And you can get the files here http://groups.google.com/group/alt.fan.elite/browse_...
by Spacegamer
Sat Aug 30, 2008 12:48 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Elite online
Replies: 28
Views: 1132

Re: Elite online

gman72 wrote:I mean i guess this must have been thought of before, right? Wouldn't the original Elite be an awesome online community game,

You might want to have a look at this http://edzup.satanicdreams.com/elitemultiplayer.html don't think it's online yet though?.
by Spacegamer
Sat Aug 30, 2008 12:56 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: New Amiga Cannon Fodder Add-on
Replies: 3
Views: 392

New Amiga Cannon Fodder Add-on

Spotted this link over at the english amiga board forum http://www.ppa.pl/cannonfodder/index.html a new amiga add-on campaign.

Has anyone played it? is it any good?.

I can't get access to my fecking amigas at the moment. :evil:
by Spacegamer
Fri Aug 22, 2008 11:06 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Elite on tv
Replies: 26
Views: 1067

Elite on tv

If anyone interested there a tv prog about the making of Elite channel 5 7.30 tonight or you can watch it on five's download http://demand.five.tv/Episode.aspx?episodeBaseName=C5134750003 there some great channel 5 reconstruction of events.The programme also seems to suggest that the entire uk games...