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by Captain Commodore
Thu Jul 06, 2006 9:26 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Consoles & Conkers wants your vintage videogame art!
Replies: 8
Views: 963

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Is that Dave Perry the Narcissistic and tea-towel head or Dave Perry of Shiny? - enquiring minds and all that. Will Tea-towel head. 8) I can't get in. Click 'Start' and it tries to open a pop up. I'm not opening some random site inmy pop up blocker. Do my usual and shift-click it to get the link in...
by Captain Commodore
Thu Jul 06, 2006 3:01 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Consoles & Conkers wants your vintage videogame art!
Replies: 8
Views: 963

Consoles & Conkers wants your vintage videogame art!

Note - this has been cleared with Craig Grannell to ensure this isn't considered spam or shameless advertising! I'm the webmaster for Consoles & Conkers - www.consolesandconkers.co.uk my new site, for around 8 months now (yes, I'm a slack bastard), and although still very much a work in progress, I'...
by Captain Commodore
Thu May 18, 2006 10:04 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11741
Views: 522717

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Is that the Atari Lynx game Super Skweek? Right game, wrong platform. It's Skweek for the Sega Game Gear. Close, but I need the GameGear name. Slider. I have Super Skweek for my Lynx II... I was very disappointed when I got it. It was a special order out of the back of a Grattan catalogue, given th...
by Captain Commodore
Tue May 16, 2006 7:23 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11741
Views: 522717

Yeah it's Go For the Gold.

Also known as HES Games and Gold Medal Games.
by Captain Commodore
Tue May 16, 2006 4:17 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11741
Views: 522717

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Antiriad2097 wrote:
Captain Commodore wrote:It was Super Family Gerende, made by Namco.
Did anyone outside of Japan ever see that?
Dunno, but it had a huge 2 page preview in NMS.
by Captain Commodore
Tue May 16, 2006 12:38 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Take the game geek test! How much of a geek R U?
Replies: 9
Views: 1328

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Er... hmmm... okaaaay, don't take the geek test then. :( It's just that we've all seen so many similar tests before, and it doesn't really tell us anything... most of us are going to answer a's and b's... aren't we? I checked through all the history of the forum, didn't see any similar tests. And g...
by Captain Commodore
Tue May 16, 2006 7:44 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Take the game geek test! How much of a geek R U?
Replies: 9
Views: 1328

Er... hmmm... okaaaay, don't take the geek test then. :(
by Captain Commodore
Tue May 16, 2006 7:43 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11741
Views: 522717

It was Super Family Gerende, made by Namco.

Someone else can go.
by Captain Commodore
Sat May 13, 2006 11:05 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: SNES or MD pad?
Replies: 17
Views: 2244

What's important to note and I believe should be the very answer to your question - the layout, design and ergonomics of the SNES pad are still in existence as the most widely used controller in the world... the Playstation pad (and we all know the SNES-CD origins for why that is) - and with million...
by Captain Commodore
Sat May 13, 2006 2:16 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Your favoutire gaming mags of yesteryear.
Replies: 122
Views: 8918

Super Gamer for my SNES needs up to April 1995 when the crew all left, Oldschool Game Master (still got the official big binding folder you had to send away for), and Games World up to around April 1995 when the show ended. Apparantly Future Publishing had major problems around Easter 1995 (accordin...
by Captain Commodore
Thu May 11, 2006 8:29 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11741
Views: 522717

Nope. Here's a clue... it was for the SNES.
by Captain Commodore
Thu May 11, 2006 6:53 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11741
Views: 522717

It's not Horace.
by Captain Commodore
Thu May 11, 2006 12:24 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: OMFG!! - Wii Smash Bros (retro related honest guv)
Replies: 6
Views: 686

Very pretty... though I find myself constantly disappointed in how little games have advanced from the 128bit generation.

And I've never liked Smash Bros much. I know I'm the only one in the world... but I just found it boring.
by Captain Commodore
Thu May 11, 2006 11:12 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Take the game geek test! How much of a geek R U?
Replies: 9
Views: 1328

Crap, just realised it cut off half the post goddamnit. Here's the rest of it... ---------------------------------------------------- 7) With what respect do you give your PC? a - I buy all the latest cards, upgrades and fireworks to attach to my computerised buddy. We're talking custom-casing, adju...
by Captain Commodore
Thu May 11, 2006 10:55 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11741
Views: 522717

Okey dokey -

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