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by deano7649
Sun Mar 25, 2012 7:10 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Who's got caught out on the clocks changed?
Replies: 14
Views: 401

Re: Who's got caught out on the clocks changed?

put the clock in the games room an hour ahead before I went to bed last night and me phone, laptop and even the clock in the car have updated themselves !
by deano7649
Sun Mar 18, 2012 3:20 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The best concert you've ever been to?
Replies: 61
Views: 1349

Re: The best concert you've ever been to?

I haven't been to many at all ! At my first ever gig I saw The Almighty with The Wildhearts and Kerbdog supporting at Newcastle Mayfair in 1993, absolutely great gig and awesome venue which has now been demolished ! Defo my fave gig ! Went to see Metallica at Newcastle Arena in 1996 and I had high e...
by deano7649
Sat Jul 09, 2011 1:54 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you SOLD this week?
Replies: 28
Views: 842

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

off work this week and decided to have a huge clearout so I listed some stuff on Gumtree Newcastle...quick and easy to list and no fee's like eBay. Sega Megadrive Bundle - 4 MD 1's 9 MD 2's, controllers, psu's, 16 boxed games, 8 loose carts didn't realise I had so much MD stuff till I sorted through...
by deano7649
Tue Jul 05, 2011 7:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What did you buy at the carboot today ??
Replies: 2168
Views: 88468

Re: What did you buy at the carboot today ??

That's some nice community spirit right there :lol: That's were my initial thoughts as well, but each to there own. Some people just want to keep it quiet about the better boots because they are scared of other people taking the bargains, but personally I'd prefer 20 people from this forum there bu...
by deano7649
Sun May 08, 2011 2:47 am
Forum: Trading Post
Topic: Trade Feedback Thread
Replies: 4220
Views: 83437

Re: Trade Feedback Thread (Mark 2)

+1 to retroeddie for the Xbox, thanks again mate !
by deano7649
Sun Mar 13, 2011 7:28 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Disast......WOW A ZX81
Replies: 10
Views: 538

Re: Disast......WOW A ZX81

GarryG wrote:I think I still have a 16K RAM Pack somewhere :o
don't forget to use blu tak when you attach it to a ZX81 :lol:
by deano7649
Sun Mar 13, 2011 7:22 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: PC Engine/Core Grafx Console and Saturn stuff Wanted - swap
Replies: 7
Views: 417

Re: PC Engine/Core Grafx Console and Saturn stuff Wanted - s

I've just had the PC Engine out to test it out. It powers up but all I get is a white screen on my TV, I have no games for it, so I can't test any further. It has one joypad and comes with a Sega Megadrive PSU. I won this in a raffle at R3PLAY last year, the person who donated it to the raffle infor...
by deano7649
Fri Mar 11, 2011 12:28 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: PC Engine/Core Grafx Console and Saturn stuff Wanted - swap
Replies: 7
Views: 417

Re: PC Engine/Core Grafx Console and Saturn stuff Wanted - s

I have a PC Engine here and might be interested in a swap, I'll dig it out and check it works ok first though !
by deano7649
Sun Nov 07, 2010 2:55 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: R3PLAY 'The Arcade, Retro & Video Gaming Expo' - Blackpool
Replies: 1259
Views: 37227

Re: R3PLAY 'The Arcade, Retro & Video Gaming Expo' - Blackpo

I've just got back home too !

300 mile round trip and I'm completely shattered...but it was a truely awesome event and I look forward to the next one !

Chuffed to as I won a PC Engine in a raffle and my nephew won 50 quid of gamestation vouchers :D
by deano7649
Sun May 23, 2010 4:28 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What did you buy at the carboot today ??
Replies: 2168
Views: 88468

Re: What did you buy at the carboot today ??

Just enjoyed a stroll around my local car boot, another lovely day and came back with this lot... ZX Spectrum +, complete in box and in very good condition, 10 boxed tapes £13.00 Silicon Dreams Level 9 Compilation, C64 disk, boxed £0.20 Doom Thy Flesh Consumed PC CD Rom Big Box, complete in good con...
by deano7649
Sun May 02, 2010 4:11 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 32069
Views: 801268

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

Last sunday...

Boxed ZX Spectrum +2 all leads and 10 tapes
Sega Rally PC
Ford Racing 2001 PC

Yesterday...

ZX Spectrum 48k+ all leads, joystick + interface, 31 boxed tapes

...and sod all at this mornings car boot !
by deano7649
Sat Feb 06, 2010 1:54 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: best online courier?
Replies: 6
Views: 331

Re: best online courier?

I've used Parcel 2 Go and they've generally been ok, failed to collect a couple of times mind

Try Interparcel...

http://www.interparcel.com/

Register with them and they give you a 5% discount on all orders, used these guys many times and had no problems.
by deano7649
Sun Jan 17, 2010 12:39 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 32069
Views: 801268

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

Nice start to 2010, got this little haul from eBay... http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=130352037666&ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT Includes; 1 x boxed Spectrum 48k, 1 x Spectrum 48k+, 1 x boxed Spectrum 128k+2A, all power supplies, 2 x tape decks, boxed Quickshot 2 joystick, 2 x joysti...