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by Samuel Pepys
Wed Mar 28, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Clone Consoles
Replies: 26
Views: 845

Re: Clone Consoles

Antiriad2097 wrote:
Wed Mar 28, 2018 3:59 pm
I'd love to see a Prop Cycle, its managed to pass me by thus far.
I used to play it at the Sega Park in the Bargate shopping centre in Southampton during the mid 90s, so it was a nice surprise to find one in South America!
by Samuel Pepys
Wed Mar 28, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Clone Consoles
Replies: 26
Views: 845

Re: Clone Consoles

That one is really cool! Got to love the image on the box! :lol: It’s the only retro thing I have come across here other than the usual raft of copied PS2 games. Was $20 so about £14. People seem to only want the latest tech probably because old gear carries no status. If it was here once it’s prob...
by Samuel Pepys
Tue Mar 27, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Clone Consoles
Replies: 26
Views: 845

Re: Clone Consoles

I tend to read the forum rather than post and this thread caught my eye because I ended up coming across a clone console in the old part of Quito today and bought it.

It's basically a NES clone in terms of the 100 or so games on it.
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by Samuel Pepys
Tue Dec 29, 2009 4:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Any Retro Shops in Brighton?
Replies: 4
Views: 1185

Re: Any Retro Shops in Brighton?

I don't know about shops that specialise in retro games, but there is a big second hand shop called Snooper's Paradise on North Laine that has loads of interesting stuff. There are lots of old consoles and games dotted around the shop, recently I've seen Megadrives, an Atari 2600, C64, some Game & ...
by Samuel Pepys
Tue Dec 29, 2009 2:08 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Any Retro Shops in Brighton?
Replies: 4
Views: 1185

Any Retro Shops in Brighton?

I'm heading off to Brighton for New Year and wondered if anyone knows of any decent retro gaming shops, if any exist there? Web search doesn't suggest much.
by Samuel Pepys
Tue May 19, 2009 3:07 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Has there ever been a good Superman game..
Replies: 21
Views: 472

Re: Has there ever been a good Superman game..

Did anyone play the Superman game published by Beyond Software - must have been around 1985. Absolute rubbish in my opinion.
by Samuel Pepys
Wed Apr 15, 2009 5:25 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Championship Sprint
Replies: 4
Views: 247

Re: Championship Sprint

I'm trying to play this on my PSP (Midaway Arcade) but I find it near on impossible with the pad or thumb stick. What's the control like on your version?
by Samuel Pepys
Sat Feb 21, 2009 5:11 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite Racing Games
Replies: 169
Views: 5713

A week at Butlins in Minehead got me really into Atari's TX-1 - C&VG raved about it when it was released, what with its three screens.
by Samuel Pepys
Fri Feb 06, 2009 4:55 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Old ITV regions and regional programmes
Replies: 24
Views: 1523

Gus Honeybun's Birthdays on Westward...which then became TSW.