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by piginapoke
Tue Jul 09, 2013 2:25 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Retro Toys
Replies: 163
Views: 30961

Re: Retro Toys

Got the Star Wars Tazos collection in loft.
The updated Mousetrap with flushing loo was good fun.

Anyone remember a big spider u could only stop by shooting between its glowing eyes?
by piginapoke
Mon Jul 08, 2013 2:48 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Seaside arcades
Replies: 27
Views: 5718

Re: Seaside arcades

Maybe a secret room that you can only get access to if you can play and survive 5 levels on Donkey Kong. That might make it difficult for the cleaners... :lol: :D Anyone see the Youtube of the Flynns Arcade with Tron Legacy light cycle room hidden behind the Tron machine? I would love to have been ...
by piginapoke
Mon Jul 08, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Seaside arcades
Replies: 27
Views: 5718

Re: Seaside arcades

Skegness still has some good stuff. My partner is a huge Silent Hill fan so we were amazed to come across a Silent Hill on rails shooter. Didnt get UFO ending but enjoyed completing good and bad endings
by piginapoke
Mon Jul 08, 2013 2:35 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Eastern European on UK TV for kids - help!
Replies: 11
Views: 989

Eastern European on UK TV for kids - help!

This is a long shot but in the 70s there were a lot of imported kids shows from Eastern Europe. Im looking to identify a particular one but rather than me trying to describe it, can fellow retro readers name the programmes they know of this type? I will google likely candidates and be eternally grat...
by piginapoke
Mon Jul 08, 2013 2:20 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Retro Boardgames
Replies: 36
Views: 4013

Re: Retro Boardgames

Enjoyed Talisman and all the expansion packs. Anyone remember Chainsaw Warrior?
by piginapoke
Mon Jul 08, 2013 2:17 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Fighting Fantasy
Replies: 283
Views: 21700

Re: Fighting Fantasy

City of Thieves was my favourite single book but the Sorcery! series was awesome. Still got them. Might cheat my way through to see the end.
by piginapoke
Mon Jul 08, 2013 1:20 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: 30 years of CITV
Replies: 30
Views: 3445

Re: 30 years of CITV

ReBoot - awesome! Pity CITV pulled the plug before we found Bob in the Web. Firewall intro was fantastic :-)
by piginapoke
Mon Jul 08, 2013 12:49 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What game have you COMPLETED this week
Replies: 6174
Views: 150019

Re: What game have you COMPLETED this week

Little things forever on smartphone. Charming find the object game
by piginapoke
Thu May 23, 2013 1:45 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Revival - Retro Event, 18th and 19th May 2013
Replies: 202
Views: 11636

Re: Revival - Retro Event, 18th and 19th May 2013

Great show. Well done to all who organised it and kept it running. Q&A session i was in was good fun.
Nice one.
by piginapoke
Wed May 22, 2013 1:51 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: 8 Bit Driving Games
Replies: 53
Views: 1298

Re: 8 Bit Driving Games

Chase HQ on Spectrum. No finer driving game on 8-bit.
by piginapoke
Wed May 22, 2013 1:49 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: XboxOne
Replies: 22
Views: 736

Re: XboxOne

looks very amplifier in looks. not excited. PS4 teaser images imply a slightly less dull machine but its what it can do i guess not what it looks like that matters. PS4 is my choice given the two
by piginapoke
Sat May 04, 2013 5:11 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Retro Boardgames
Replies: 36
Views: 4013

Re: Retro Boardgames

Talisman was a great game. I had all the expansion packs for it. Wish i knew what happened to it.
Chainsaw Warrior was good too
by piginapoke
Sat May 04, 2013 5:08 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Favourite Movie quotes
Replies: 175
Views: 12738

Re: Favourite Movie quotes

"I say we take off and nuke the entire site from orbit. Its the only way to be sure"
by piginapoke
Fri May 03, 2013 3:08 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31733
Views: 742154

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

Endless Ocean 2 for £1.99 from Cash Converters - RESULT! :-)
by piginapoke
Fri May 03, 2013 3:00 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From the forum issue 116 Best LucasArts game
Replies: 34
Views: 3592

Re: From the forum issue 116 Best LucasArts game

Fulgenzio, i agree. The Dig was a great adventure game. One of my favourites.