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by michaelf
Thu Mar 16, 2006 5:42 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Reborn retro classics -- what would you do?
Replies: 31
Views: 3940

In addition to point & clicks ... I'd also like to see Legends of Valour on my DS ... for those not in the know it's a 1st person, texture-mapped RPG which came out on Amiga and PC in ealry 93. It's free format, mini-quest based and a little bit mad. I'd love to see that or other rpgs like Eye of th...
by michaelf
Fri Mar 10, 2006 4:08 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The worst game (out of the 2 listed)
Replies: 28
Views: 3954

I never played ET however I did play a demo of RotR from an Amiga coverdisk (could have been Amiga Action or The One) at a friends' house. Only once though. I remember reading the previews and the Amiga Power review, giving the game 5% ... then seeing it in the shops for £43 (AGA version) ... and l...
by michaelf
Sun Feb 19, 2006 2:14 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: !Poll What Was The Best Era For Computer/Video Gaming Poll!
Replies: 19
Views: 2545


The best era is NOW... I think you'll find that my logic is quite sound... :D I voted for the 1980's however I my thoughts do ring true with revgiblet's opinion. I did like the "newness" of it all ... genres which simply hadn't been thought of suddenly appearing and being excited about the "superco...
by michaelf
Fri Feb 17, 2006 6:03 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite Strategy Game
Replies: 49
Views: 5395

Mine aren't particularly original:

Speccy: Chaos, Laser Squad, War In Middle Earth, Sim City

Amiga: UFO, Civilisation, the Settlers

All the above have been mentioned as they ate up many hours of my life (and the Speccy ones still do!)
by michaelf
Fri Dec 09, 2005 5:03 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Official feedback thread for issue 19
Replies: 170
Views: 27051

Re:Official feedback thread for issue 19

I can happily say my opinion is overwhelmingly positive. I agree with Sabreman - the new r*g arrived thru the post on Tues and I read it with a large smile on my face on the train to work. From the "rubber love" coverline to snippets such as "loading screen of the month" it makes a satisfying read....