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by sandinista
Fri Jul 21, 2006 3:03 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Official feedback thread for issue 27
Replies: 135
Views: 18131

Best issue for a while , and the first one I`ve bought in ages . The Funspot and the Retro Fusion articles are excellent . Funspot deserved much more space though :cry:

sandinista
by sandinista
Wed May 10, 2006 7:19 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Retro Ball this year?
Replies: 23
Views: 2169

The Retro Ball was brilliant last year , and I`m sure will be equally as good , if not better this time . Hope even more people make it down there this time .

cheers

sandinista
by sandinista
Sat Mar 18, 2006 1:18 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: High Score - The Missile Command Record Breaking Documentary
Replies: 4
Views: 679

Here`s a link to a topic on Twin galaxies , where they discuss the film . There`s also info on how to see it , though it`s unlikely we in the UK will get to see it anytime soon :cry:

http://www.twingalaxies.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=6790

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by sandinista
Sat Mar 11, 2006 7:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Sensible Soccer or Kick Off 2?
Replies: 75
Views: 8376

Kick Off 2 hammered any version of Sensi , let`s be real here , sensi was a copy of KO2 . The ball mechanics / dynamics whatever , were so superior in KO2 . All sensi did was to give a more stable game than KO2 ( which crashed in various ways ) but it never came anywhere near it`s wonderful unpredic...
by sandinista
Sat Feb 18, 2006 4:19 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Music to play games to.
Replies: 26
Views: 1726

Yeah , I listen to music while Retro Gaming . Arctic Monkeys at the minute , usually something more from the time , Like The Clash , Elvis Costello , early Springsteen .
by sandinista
Wed Jan 04, 2006 7:24 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From the forum question for issue 21
Replies: 79
Views: 11104

Beating the Galaxian Arcade World record , held by Perry Rogers for 20 odd years , in August 2004 , would have to be my favourite moment :D

sandinista
by sandinista
Wed Jan 04, 2006 7:19 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What's your favourite genre?
Replies: 134
Views: 9513

Shoot em ups , especially old school , Galaxian , Space invaders, , R-Type etc etc .

Also sports games , Kick Off 2 and Speedball 2 :D

sandinista
by sandinista
Mon Dec 05, 2005 12:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 2509
Views: 153547

Name: Gary Whelan Location: Manchester Football Team: Manchester City Love all the late 70`s early 80`s arcade machines , especially Galaxian , which i`m currently Twin Galaxies World Record Holder on :D Been a reader of Retro Gamer since issue one , and it`s really great to see it back :D sandinista
by sandinista
Mon Dec 05, 2005 12:33 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Retro Ball - Who went then?
Replies: 20
Views: 4081

Yeah , I was there for the two days , and it was excellent . Loads of great games ( on Free Play ! ) , and a great atmosphere . Nice to eventually put some faces to names I`ve seen in various forums too . Just as I was leaving Chris asked me to do the draw for the cab , so well done merman ! ( pint ...