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by Riddler
Wed Jul 31, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Joystick or Buttons? Arcade Classics
Replies: 0
Views: 42

Joystick or Buttons? Arcade Classics

SPACE INVADERS VS ASTRO BLASTER Hi All, been a while since i posted here. I'd like your thoughts on the more older arcade machines like Space Invaders and Astro Blaster. Particularly about how they are meant to be or best played. It seems that I have always thought Space invaders is played using a J...
by Riddler
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The Greatest Games Systems Of All Time
Replies: 110
Views: 3038

Re: The Greatest Games Systems Of All Time

Sega Saturn
by Riddler
Tue Oct 31, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: the Hi-Fi thread
Replies: 32
Views: 916

Re: the Hi-Fi thread

I have the 1996/98 Sony LBT-XB80AV. Back then these went for around £6-700 new and i used to drool over them in the catalogs! Picked one up last year for £80 in mint condition what luck! Had to make a 900 mile drive to collect it but was worth it. This was one of the last big proper hi-fi's before t...
by Riddler
Tue May 16, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Dragon Slayer - Players Guide
Replies: 2
Views: 148

Re: Dragon Slayer - Enemy names

OBJECTIVE: Level up your character (HP, EX, MP and ST) by killing enemies, collecting powerstones and gold and returning them to your house. Find and kill the 3 headed dragon. Once the 3 dragon heads are destroyed, the four surrounding chests with send 4 colored crowns throughout the map. Screenshot...
by Riddler
Thu May 11, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Sega Saturn Collecting
Replies: 45
Views: 1366

Re: Sega Saturn Collecting

The 2nd print runs of Space Harrier and Outrun can be only identified by the serial number on the disc. The box art and manuals are exactly the same.

Outrun = GS 9110P 01050A P1K
Space Harrier = GS 9108P 00902A

I have them both...
by Riddler
Thu May 11, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Dragon Slayer - Players Guide
Replies: 2
Views: 148

Dragon Slayer - Players Guide

I have recently discovered a nice remake of the pc88/msx game on the Sega Saturn. Of course its a japan only release but totally playable as no text or npc dialogue i thought i would document how to play it as there are no guides on this Saturn version that i could find. i have learned how all the i...
by Riddler
Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:53 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Sega Saturn Collecting
Replies: 45
Views: 1366

Re: Sega Saturn Collecting

I thought i would revive this topic as I've not posted here for a few years, its nice to be back. Ive been collecting for Sega Saturn since 2008. Mainly Japanese games but later with hardware. After all these years there are still loads of games I've yet to play or pick up, even simple ones like Tom...
by Riddler
Sun Jan 26, 2014 4:31 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Magazine Article Guide
Replies: 0
Views: 297

Magazine Article Guide

Hi all. I just want to post this for quick reference guide to the magazine articles and their issue number. Mostly for my reference. I will updated it occasionally. The Ultimate Guide to Bomb Jack – Load 124 Newzealand Story – load 115 Punch Out – load 114 Salamander – load 123 Smash T.V – load 91 S...
by Riddler
Sun Jul 14, 2013 4:04 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: NHL 94
Replies: 11
Views: 394

Re: NHL 94

Sooo wierd! I just bought this on the snes the other week. I hope they have the mighty ducks in it.
by Riddler
Sat May 11, 2013 1:22 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Packaging cardboard boxed games for ebay?
Replies: 7
Views: 289

Re: Packaging cardboard boxed games for ebay?

I sell nes boxes. Flatpack them, wrap in bubble wrap and then newspaper and post in a box... NOT a jiffy envelope. They will arrive perfect.

Not sure about the PS1 games tho. Good luck
by Riddler
Mon Apr 15, 2013 6:49 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The RetroGamer 3 "SUPER" Games Challenge!
Replies: 20
Views: 363

Re: The RetroGamer 3 "SUPER" Games Challenge!

Super Star Wars (snes)
Super Return of the Jedi (snes)
Super Empire Strikes Back (snes)
by Riddler
Fri Apr 12, 2013 6:55 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The RetroGamer 3 "SUPER" Games Challenge!
Replies: 20
Views: 363

The RetroGamer 3 "SUPER" Games Challenge!

The challenge is to name only games with the word "SUPER" in the title. Rules: 1) You must list ONLY 3 games per post (the difficulty will come further down the pages you see). You can post more than once. 2) No repitition of games allowed (hence the 'challenge' part) 2) TRY to keep it retro (PS1 + ...
by Riddler
Wed Mar 20, 2013 1:35 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Innovative shoot-em-ups
Replies: 120
Views: 2294

Re: Greatest shoot-em-ups

DONPACHI one of the firtst manic style shooters, this game really began what is now shmup addicts a love affair with the shooter series. Spawning a fantastic series of releases it paved the way for a new kind of shooter....BULLET HELL My favorite shooter series bar none! Honorable mention to Space I...
by Riddler
Mon Mar 18, 2013 5:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Help to find LCD handheld
Replies: 2
Views: 235

Help to find LCD handheld

Hi Guys, I have been looking for an LCD game from my childhood for years. I "think" it was made by Systema. We had two versions of them. one was a racing game and one was an alien ufo shooting type game. They were those "game watch" type machines. They had a metal pull out stand on the back. It look...