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by Machine+Soul
Mon Dec 28, 2009 3:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: so what did everybody get for chrimbo?
Replies: 52
Views: 891

Re: so what did everybody get for chrimbo?

Didn't get any gaming stuff really this year. Well never mind Did get a space invaders T-Shirt really nice. The Fame Monster- Lady Gaga A new romantics compilation CD Space oddity- David Bowie ( The new 40th anniversary Vinyl Release Sweet) Bill Bailey's guide to the orchestra DVD (Very very funny) ...
by Machine+Soul
Mon Dec 28, 2009 2:55 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: What was your fave tv show growing up?
Replies: 97
Views: 2745

Re: What was your fave tv show growing up?

A few already mentioned Knightmare Crystal Maze ( How I really love shouting at stupid people on the tele) X Files Star Trek TNG Movies, Games and Vidoes ( Sure it changed its name at some point) Gamesmaster Got to meet Dominic Diamond at an acorn archimedes road show in Harrowgate I think (was quit...
by Machine+Soul
Wed Dec 23, 2009 6:00 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Games to avoid
Replies: 79
Views: 6799

Re: Games to avoid

Oh no. How anybody can say outright that 3d games are better than 2d games is just bizarre. One of the best games to be released in recent times were castle crashers and shadow complex. Both brilliant games and yet 2d. Shadow complex in particular took a lot of the best elements of both but played i...
by Machine+Soul
Mon Dec 21, 2009 9:02 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What was no.1 in the charts when you were born?
Replies: 60
Views: 595

Re: What was no.1 in the charts when you were born?

Found out a while ago it was It's a Sin by the Pet Shop Boys

Now while I am not a big fan of the pet shop boys this happens to be my favourite song.
by Machine+Soul
Mon Dec 21, 2009 7:54 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite Movie tie-in
Replies: 52
Views: 1920

Re: Favourite Movie tie-in

Didn't realise there was a Stargate game of the movie. Whilst looking around for info I found this video review and it looks pretty dire to be honest... http://www.mefeedia.com/watch/26609000 Or was the MD version better than the SNES? I've got a copy of this, and I find it quite enjoyable (then ag...
by Machine+Soul
Sun Dec 20, 2009 1:46 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Surely it must be electro pop?
Replies: 63
Views: 2613

Re: Surely it must be electro pop?

one newer band worth listening out for is ladytron. fantastic.
by Machine+Soul
Sun Dec 20, 2009 1:38 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Resident evil PSP
Replies: 28
Views: 440

Re: Resident evil PSP

Rinoa wrote:Will definitely get it if it's a UMD release :D
likewise. gotta love resi
by Machine+Soul
Sat Dec 19, 2009 6:44 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Surely it must be electro pop?
Replies: 63
Views: 2613

Re: Surely it must be electro pop?

Ahh electro pop my favourite. Must admit I do love electro pop and synth pop aswell as artists that mix synths with regular instruments to great effect. Some favourites gary Numan OMD Yazoo David Bowie (Specifically Station to Station-Scary Monsters) Kraftwerk Visage Duran Duran and Roxy Music fanta...
by Machine+Soul
Sat Dec 19, 2009 6:34 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Most influential Album in your life ?
Replies: 132
Views: 7013

Re: Most influential Album in your life ?

The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses Listenened to it last week to see if it still stands up. It's good but it don't deserve it's standing as the greatest debut of all time x You are right. That accolade goes to Roxy Music's Debut album. There have been some great shouts so far especially Hunky Dory, ...
by Machine+Soul
Sat Dec 19, 2009 5:55 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: I want this one!
Replies: 3
Views: 206

Re: I want this one!

WOW!!!!!!!!!

Ok i would LOVEEEEE this in my house. That is definitely the key to my heart lol.
by Machine+Soul
Sat Dec 19, 2009 5:42 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite Movie tie-in
Replies: 52
Views: 1920

Re: Favourite Movie tie-in

A couple already mentioned are

Die Hard Arcade (Saturn though not Playstation)

The Thing-Xbox

A few others
Alien Ressurection-Playstation
Alien Trilogy- Saturn
Stargate-Megadrive

I loved Stargate despite some dodgy control issues what a wonderful run n gun platformer
by Machine+Soul
Sat Dec 19, 2009 5:26 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Outrun 2006 Coast 2 Coast, PS2 or Xbox
Replies: 50
Views: 944

Re: Outrun 2006 Coast 2 Coast, PS2 or Xbox

Freestyler wrote:It's like seeing Sonic constantly paraded around on the Nintendo DS. It's just wrong.
Who'd have thought the mighty Sega would end up as prostitutes?
I know it is just wrong. Poor poor Sega. Must say I prefered the xbox version but then I hate playstation pads
by Machine+Soul
Fri Dec 18, 2009 3:39 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31921
Views: 762823

Re: What games/consoles have you bought this week??

FlyHighKid wrote:I got a question - should I get Borderlands on PC or Xbox 360?
Defo xbox although I'm just saying that because I have the 360 version. Add me if ya get it.
by Machine+Soul
Fri Dec 18, 2009 3:23 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Overrated games!
Replies: 145
Views: 2492

Re: Overrated games!

Ive seen so many games I like in this list, its time for me declare what I consider to be THE most over rated game ever made.... SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 2 . With having (and loving) the original on my Megadrive I remember the hype (I was caught up in it) and imagine my joy at going to my mates house aft...
by Machine+Soul
Thu Dec 17, 2009 2:53 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What game have you COMPLETED this week
Replies: 6257
Views: 157030

Re: What game have you COMPLETED this week

Have just completed Borderlands. Very good game. much better than I thought it would be. Well worth a play