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by oldtimer
Sat Nov 02, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Retro Games Fair 5th Oct - NOTTINGHAM
Replies: 1
Views: 91

Re: Retro Games Fair 5th Oct - NOTTINGHAM

Did anyone go?
by oldtimer
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Is it me or are computers boring these days?
Replies: 47
Views: 3249

Re: Is it me or are computers boring these days?

Computers def dont last nowadays thats for sure! I bought a state of the art Top end Packard Bell about 2 years ago , and now its almost in pieces held together with sellotape and glue, yet my almost vintage Dell laptop just soldiers on and on , ok a new battery and more ram but it just wont die. PC...
by oldtimer
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Is it me or are computers boring these days?
Replies: 47
Views: 3249

Re: Is it me or are computers boring these days?

Computers def dont last nowadays ,
by oldtimer
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Is the forum in decline?
Replies: 308
Views: 6474

Re: Is the forum in decline?

I pop my head round the door every few weeks/months but most of my collection is in the loft now apart from my Atari gear.
by oldtimer
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The most disappointed you've ever been in a release
Replies: 78
Views: 1628

Re: The most disappointed you've ever been in a release

After the xbox360 I was gutted when the xbox1 was released and I got my hands on it , only to find that the bliddy thing spends more time on updates both hardware and software than I had time to play it . Spent more time waiting than playing , eventually I bunged it in the loft and stuck the xbox360...
by oldtimer
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: No Sign of RG in Shops
Replies: 4
Views: 162

Re: No Sign of RG in Shops

Its in my local Tescos I saw it the other day.
by oldtimer
Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Primary School Class Learn to Code on a Spectrum
Replies: 4
Views: 131

Re: Primary School Class Learn to Code on a Spectrum

Excellent!
Another Generation of Homebrewers! (Games not beer ) lol
by oldtimer
Wed Aug 07, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Who likes retrogaming on a projector?
Replies: 21
Views: 623

Re: Who likes retrogaming on a projector?

gunbladelad wrote:
Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:03 pm
I'm guessing that instead of a screen a plain white wall would suffice... :D
just use a large cine projector screen myself.
Ive tried it on our wall and although its white , its just not up to the job so I found a screen at a charity shop with tripod for about £5 , works great.
by oldtimer
Wed Aug 07, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Retro Gamer - issue 197
Replies: 10
Views: 763

Re: Retro Gamer - issue 197

Almost seems like yesterday issue 100 was released with the No1 reprint free.
Now number 200 is almost here!!!
by oldtimer
Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: PS3 - retro??
Replies: 37
Views: 831

Re: PS3 - retro??

Wow that's cheap when you break it all down.
Ive not picked anything up at a carboot for simply ages, it all looks picked clean where I am .
by oldtimer
Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Renting videotapes
Replies: 160
Views: 9351

Re: Renting videotapes

I still think HD-DVD looks better than bluray on my 50"UHD tv, but that's me.
by oldtimer
Tue May 28, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: RIP <Insert celebrity>
Replies: 346
Views: 12333

Re: RIP <Insert celebrity>

RIP Lauda a true racer....
by oldtimer
Tue May 14, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Collecting ideas
Replies: 11
Views: 722

Re: Collecting ideas

Like many on here. I just bought and bought then lost the passion for it. I emulate and play modern stuff mainly now plus at 45 now time is at a premium. Me too except i put mine all in the loft after almost totally filling the house with consoles and games and all i have downstairs now is my Atari...
by oldtimer
Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Trading Post
Topic: Wanted: Atari 2600 Soccer games
Replies: 2
Views: 1227

Re: Wanted: Atari 2600 Soccer games

I have one if your still looking?
by oldtimer
Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What Films/TV Have you Watched Recently?
Replies: 14567
Views: 234650

Re: What Films/TV Have you Watched Recently?

Bought Creed 2 on dvd, not a patch on the first one .