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by focusgaming
Tue Mar 17, 2009 5:38 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: most ridiculous MEGA RARE on ebay?
Replies: 2304
Views: 85696

Re: most ridiculous MEGA RARE on ebay?

I just listed a couple of games that I would class as rare, but I try to avoid using the word now, as I know how much it drives me mad when I see it all the time. Rarity is in the eye of the beholder(s).... or is that something else :?:
by focusgaming
Wed Mar 11, 2009 4:51 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Nice Charity Shop Haul :)
Replies: 38
Views: 686

Re: Nice Charity Shop Haul :)

How come when I go into a charity shop all I find are the following: Mr Motivator video Coronation Street on a cruise/in las Vegas video Brookside video Really old smelly recipe books clothes that smell like dead pensioners. cat ornament with an ear missing Join the club! All the charity shops roun...
by focusgaming
Wed Mar 11, 2009 4:47 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: most ridiculous MEGA RARE on ebay?
Replies: 2304
Views: 85696

Re:

Timothy Lumsden wrote:I'm seeing single issues of C&VG bid up to £21 or more on ebay these days....crazy (I love C&VG, but that's excessive)
Bummer. I had loads of these when I was kid(ish), chucked 'em all at the time :(

I got a few Crash Magazines though :D
by focusgaming
Wed Mar 11, 2009 4:40 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The Megadrive makes for a better retro game console
Replies: 96
Views: 1462

Re: The Megadrive makes for a better retro game console

From my own experience, much easier to pick up Mega Drive stuff, lot more of it around at good prices (cheap!). Good place to start in the world of retro gaming. Once you get into that, then start on the SNES stuff ..... then take over the whole house with retro games and accessories, most of which ...
by focusgaming
Sat Oct 25, 2008 7:33 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Who likes Larry
Replies: 23
Views: 1046

I'm a larry fan.... always found them amusing, something a bit different...
by focusgaming
Sat Oct 25, 2008 7:23 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Megadrive listed for £1499 ! .. and someone has bid on it!
Replies: 17
Views: 721

Overheat wrote:Looks like the auction has been fixed now - reading £14.99
Ah thats a bit more like it!!!
by focusgaming
Thu Oct 23, 2008 1:20 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Megadrive listed for £1499 ! .. and someone has bid on it!
Replies: 17
Views: 721

I could do a similar package for £500 start, undercut by £1000!!!

lol :lol:
by focusgaming
Thu Oct 23, 2008 11:34 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Megadrive listed for £1499 ! .. and someone has bid on it!
Replies: 17
Views: 721

jdanddiet wrote:It has got European Club Soccer included don't forget.

And they said I could pick it up, so won't have to pay the 20 quid postage.
LOL if that was the case, I better dig out all my European Club Soccers and retire :D
by focusgaming
Thu Oct 23, 2008 11:29 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Megadrive listed for £1499 ! .. and someone has bid on it!
Replies: 17
Views: 721

Megadrive listed for £1499 ! .. and someone has bid on it!

Whats going on here? I thought someone had done a typo on the listing and put £1499 instead of £14.99 for the starting bid..... but then someone has bid on it!! http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Sega-Megadrive-Console-Boxed-22-boxed-games_W0QQitemZ220298826048QQcmdZViewItemQQssPageNameZRSS:B:SRCH:GB:101 .... ...
by focusgaming
Mon Sep 01, 2008 6:25 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: I love Retro Gamer mags, but £600 is steep?!!
Replies: 31
Views: 1301

Naitch wrote:I wouldn't pay that much. 100 - 200 quite possibly.

But 600? NO WAY!

Still, I'm sure SOMEONE will pay that much for them.

There's one born every minute....
Looks like they already sold for £500!
by focusgaming
Sat Aug 30, 2008 1:48 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: I love Retro Gamer mags, but £600 is steep?!!
Replies: 31
Views: 1301

£500!!!! I'm in shock.....
by focusgaming
Thu Aug 28, 2008 1:36 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: I love Retro Gamer mags, but £600 is steep?!!
Replies: 31
Views: 1301

I love Retro Gamer mags, but £600 is steep?!!

Just saw this on ebay

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll? ... 0247664581

I got most the issues and would love to fill in a few gaps, but would anyone pay anywhere near £600 for the collection?

Just wondered!
by focusgaming
Fri Aug 15, 2008 4:42 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Sega Find Room Containing Every Sega Game Ever Made...
Replies: 10
Views: 587

... Just needs a bed and a loo .... and I could live in there :D

My missus could bring me some food now and again

My life is sorted!
by focusgaming
Thu May 01, 2008 10:30 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: 175 SNES games for £10,000?
Replies: 27
Views: 1126

175 SNES games for £10,000?

Sorry I nearly past out looking at this....

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... AA:US:1123

Do you reckon £9999.95 is a bit much?
by focusgaming
Wed Apr 30, 2008 2:26 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is Acorn archimedes any good as an obscure gaming interest?
Replies: 17
Views: 961

We used them when I was at School. We had some BBC micros and these Archimedes.... certainly a big difference. Nice machines.

We didn't have many games though, they seem to make us use them as a word processor of for artwork. I think the art program was Artisan?