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by The_Pope
Sun Apr 24, 2011 7:47 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: How Much is Your Collection Worth?
Replies: 50
Views: 2239

Re: How Much is Your Collection Worth?

I'd probably hit a grand on a good day. I can't even imagine what some of y'all collections would look like. I'm talking about the guys who have seemed to hit 5-figures comfortably. :shock:
by The_Pope
Mon Apr 11, 2011 8:33 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 2508
Views: 150963

Re: Introduce yourself

Hi everyone, My name is Geoff and I'm new round these parts. I'm about to turn 33 and got my first PC 22 years ago (1989). I'd played games earlier than that - various friends' C64 / NES / SNES / PC etc Which is to say I don't specifically classify myself as a "retro gamer" per se, just that I've be...
by The_Pope
Sun Apr 10, 2011 9:02 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Grand National
Replies: 16
Views: 322

Re: The Grand National

I'd never watched it before but was really rather repulsed - something like 3 fallers in 4 fences and I think two dead horses by the end of it all!?! :evil:
by The_Pope
Sun Apr 10, 2011 9:00 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Lack of gameplay in trailers
Replies: 16
Views: 367

Re: Lack of gameplay in trailers

Of course, it's not just as black & white as the distinction between in-engine graphics and pre-rendered sequences. I'm a big racing-game fan and one of my primary rules is this: does this footage represent the actual viewpoint from which I will play the game? GT5, PGR4, Forza et al all look fantast...
by The_Pope
Sun Apr 10, 2011 8:51 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Photo's of your retro collection.
Replies: 2757
Views: 178611

Re: Photo's of your retro collection.

As my first post on Retro Gamer Forums I figured this was the most appropriate thread to start with: my NGPC collection :) http://geoffrichards.com/for_sale/ngpc_games.jpg http://geoffrichards.com/for_sale/ngpc_bits.jpg I have some "classic" PC Games in storage - do they count round these parts? Com...