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by me316
Fri Oct 10, 2008 7:16 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Most Overrated Arcade Classic?
Replies: 219
Views: 7219

I'm pretty surprised by the amount of overrated votes for Streetfighter II. I just assumed that as retro gamers we all shared the same experience when it was released in the arcades and on SNES. Is it because some of you don't know the moves, never applied effort into learning them, had no mates to...
by me316
Fri Oct 10, 2008 4:43 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Most Overrated Arcade Classic?
Replies: 219
Views: 7219

Pong was very overrated just compare it to a x-box 360 game very poor, even a spectrum game could beat it.

No but seriously I found Street fighter 2 very overrated at the time I slowly got into it when all the hype died down. 8)
by me316
Thu Sep 18, 2008 4:13 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Greatest scrolling beat'em ups?
Replies: 67
Views: 2486

One of my favourites is Vendetta on the arcade it was a follow up to crime fighters, very Streets of rage before S.O.R. 8)
by me316
Tue Sep 16, 2008 12:35 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Amiga music what's the best?
Replies: 35
Views: 1146

Amiga music what's the best?

Be it title screen music, main game music, or end game music what is the best, for example turrican 2's open music is great as well as R - Types loading screen music.

Your opinions wil be very helpful. 8)
by me316
Tue Sep 16, 2008 11:28 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The best arcade conversions on the 8 bits 16 bits and 32 bit
Replies: 26
Views: 959

This topic is all down to your own interpretation you can go the technical route or the time at which the machines came out it doesn't really matter, I personallly went the technical route...the choice is yours. 8)
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 5:49 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The best arcade conversions on the 8 bits 16 bits and 32 bit
Replies: 26
Views: 959

16 bit
Final Fight - SNES

I wouldn't say the Snes version as it didn't included Guy.
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 5:10 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The best arcade conversions on the 8 bits 16 bits and 32 bit
Replies: 26
Views: 959

The best arcade conversions on the 8 bits 16 bits and 32 bit

8 Bit
R type - Pc Engine

16 Bit
Final Fight - Mega CD

32 Bit
Virtua Fighter 2 - Saturn

Just some suggestions..what about yours?
8)
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 5:00 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Mega Drive Shoot 'em ups
Replies: 41
Views: 1903

Thunder Force 4 the best shoot em up on the megadrive. 8)
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 4:55 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What's happening to gameStation?
Replies: 55
Views: 1996

My local stores is the Wembley branch and it had loads of retro stuff a few years ago but has been phased out the staff are ok but the shitty music drives me crazy. I herds they were bought out by GAME and thats why the retro stuff was gone.
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 4:21 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite 8-bit vertical shooters?
Replies: 47
Views: 1404

Sorry I didn't read the post correctly Gunhed on the Pc engine :oops:
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 1:59 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What retro stuff do you want that you've not got yet?
Replies: 62
Views: 1865

A cheap Neo Geo AES console would be good or the key to vector sigma both as easy to get as the other.
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 1:55 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Like to read, don't like to play.
Replies: 33
Views: 1042

I can easily go back and play old games as I find some (not all) stand up to todays standards and some current games look as if they belong in the past and not in a good way and i've been playing games since the early eighties and I find the games that are put on a pedistal like Zelda Ocarina of tim...
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 1:44 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite 8-bit vertical shooters?
Replies: 47
Views: 1404

R type on the Pc engine. 8)
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 1:39 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Game Music
Replies: 61
Views: 1889

Turrican 2 on the Amiga brilliant .. 8)
by me316
Mon Sep 15, 2008 1:30 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro Gaming Podcasts
Replies: 8
Views: 412

The new episode will be alot shorter in running time and a bit more structered, but won't be more serious as that is not how we do it. The Theme will be the Amiga so there are plenty of good games to talk about and if there are any games you want us to look at or you have any top 5's for the Amiga m...