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by the1980gamer
Fri May 22, 2015 8:24 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31695
Views: 738096

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

Medieval 2 (ps1) £3 from charity shop.

Sunset overdrive £18
Dead rising 3 £20 from cex (Xbox one)
by the1980gamer
Tue Mar 24, 2015 11:13 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: one reason not to invest in xbox one or ps4
Replies: 99
Views: 2128

Re: one reason not to invest in xbox one or ps4

I will be looking at getting a steam machine at some point. Ive always been a console gamer but I go where the games are and there is loads of games on pc/steam that don't come out on console and that's not to mention how many really good free to play games on steam alone. I have the xbox 360, Xbox ...
by the1980gamer
Sat Feb 28, 2015 12:04 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31695
Views: 738096

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

The Dying Light on PS4, me and the missus merging bank accounts next week so thought I'd sneak one last game in! ;) Just got dying light on xbox one yesterday and it's brilliant, playing the whole game co op with my brother. And having a joint bank account with the missus is the worst mistake I eve...
by the1980gamer
Sun Jan 18, 2015 5:20 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What cheats do you remember for retro games.
Replies: 22
Views: 388

What cheats do you remember for retro games.

I was looking through and playing a few of my retro games earlier and was trying to remember some cheats for them. What cheats do you remember and can you list them for game and system. The only ones I remember. Sonic 1 on megadrive. Up-down-left-right-A+start Gave you a level select. Mortal kombat ...
by the1980gamer
Wed Jan 14, 2015 1:24 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Re visited franchises that have worked out well..
Replies: 12
Views: 272

Re: Re visited franchises that have worked out well..

After getting wolfenstein new order today on the xbox one i would have to say that. It's not often I put a game on and play it for four hours strait, in case anyone is wondering its excellent. Also I would have to second the gta games. I'll never forget getting my ps2 and putting in gta 3 expecting ...
by the1980gamer
Tue Jan 13, 2015 5:51 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: XB1 Owners / Collectors Thread
Replies: 218
Views: 3981

Re: XB1 Owners / Collectors Thread

Just wolfenstein the new order £15 from cex.
by the1980gamer
Tue Jan 13, 2015 5:38 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31695
Views: 738096

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

Just some stuff to add to the 360 collection and one Xbox one game, all from cex. Wolfenstein ( Xbox one £15 ) Xbox 360: Dead space 1-2 and 3. (might as well get them all) Brink. Knights contract. Fallout 3 expansion pack. Army of two. Singularity. Crackdown 2. Batman Arkham city. Assassins creed re...
by the1980gamer
Sun Jan 11, 2015 8:21 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is there bullying/steamrolling on this forum?
Replies: 126
Views: 1750

Re: Is there bullying/steamrolling on this forum?

I just wanted to add to my earlier post that some of the nicest most intelligent people I've ever "met" are on forums such as this one. If there is obvious bullying going on then those people should be banned/ignored so that the rest of us can enjoy conversing with others that share our love for gam...
by the1980gamer
Sun Jan 11, 2015 7:17 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is there bullying/steamrolling on this forum?
Replies: 126
Views: 1750

Re: Is there bullying/steamrolling on this forum?

To be honest, in my time on the forum I've seen quite a lot of banter back and forth but it mostly seems a bit of fun between those that know each other. I have noticed some very opinionated people but that's just life, everyone has their own views on things and should just leave people be. I've nev...
by the1980gamer
Sun Jan 11, 2015 5:18 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Can you justify using pirated software.
Replies: 99
Views: 1436

Re: Can you justify using pirated software.

we all justify our own actions to ourselves and i have downloaded roms and iso's myself. I did it when the consoles and games where no longer available, and to see if i could mod consoles and burn games myself as i found it interesting to learn. the first time i did it was years ago when i got a dre...
by the1980gamer
Sun Jan 11, 2015 10:19 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31695
Views: 738096

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

^^^ I struggled to find Asura's Wrath for ages and ended up buying online. The last time I went into GAME, they had a whole shelf of used copies! Sod's law and all that... yea that's annoying, i've found it's tricky to find aw on the high st, don't think i've actually seen it for sale anywhere asid...
by the1980gamer
Thu Jan 08, 2015 6:16 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Your gaming/collecting goals for 2015
Replies: 68
Views: 1031

Your gaming/collecting goals for 2015

Just wondered if you guys have any particular goals you want to achieve this year with regards to gaming and Collecting. As I mentioned in another thread I have decided that from now on I'm not going to sell or trade any games and also try new genres after the amount of fun I had with Diablo 3 ros. ...
by the1980gamer
Tue Jan 06, 2015 10:28 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Just cause 3
Replies: 12
Views: 284

Just cause 3

Just looking up news for some of my favourite franchises when I came across this. http://www.gameinformer.com/p/justcause3.aspx It's for the new gen and pc and will be a day one buy for me especially if it has multiplayer/ co-op. Jc2 was really good and I'm imagining the sort of stunts you could pul...
by the1980gamer
Mon Jan 05, 2015 5:53 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Mario maker for wii u
Replies: 18
Views: 395

Re: Mario maker for wii u

I will be im hoping to get a complete wii u collection so will be picking up all new titles. It also looks like alot of fun Check out a youtuber called "finngamer" ( without the " ) He has a couple thousand games across many consoles and is also going for a complete wii u collection, he may have so...
by the1980gamer
Mon Jan 05, 2015 4:05 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Mario maker for wii u
Replies: 18
Views: 395

Mario maker for wii u

I love mario and to see there is an up coming game where you can design your own levels is something id'e like to try as I don't use my wii u very much.
Anyone else getting this ?

http://e3.nintendo.com/games/wiiu/mario-maker/