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by Swainy
Sun Sep 11, 2016 4:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Atari ST - Double Dragon clones
Replies: 12
Views: 720

Re: Atari ST - Double Dragon clones

Shadow Warriors?
by Swainy
Thu Aug 04, 2016 5:27 pm
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: Steve Turner Interview
Replies: 0
Views: 255

Steve Turner Interview

Here is the 1st of 5 talks that Retro Asylum hosted at the Revival Solstice event that took place last weekend.

https://youtu.be/2lBLmtpHKB4
by Swainy
Wed Aug 03, 2016 4:14 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 146 - Revival Solstice & Spectrum Next Hardware
Replies: 0
Views: 261

RA 146 - Revival Solstice & Spectrum Next Hardware

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/146.png Legendary programmer Jim Bagley & the Sausage Factory’s Chris O’Regan join the Retro Asylum team for a good old chin wag to discuss this year’s Revival Solstice event and the unveiling of the Spectrum Next hardware which took place at Banks’...
by Swainy
Thu Jul 07, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Trying to remember the name of an 80's game/toy
Replies: 8
Views: 758

Re: Trying to remember the name of an 80's game/toy

That's it! Lovely, cheers guys, it's been driving me mad!
by Swainy
Thu Jul 07, 2016 2:57 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Trying to remember the name of an 80's game/toy
Replies: 8
Views: 758

Trying to remember the name of an 80's game/toy

Guys, I wonder if you can help me? I'm trying to remember the name of a electronic toy/game that I had back in the early 80's. It was a handheld, it had a plastic moulded oriental guy on it, which you had to move his arms & legs to react to lights that were dotted around the playing area. I've got a...
by Swainy
Wed Jun 29, 2016 1:20 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: Swainy's Renegade high score challenge
Replies: 0
Views: 292

Swainy's Renegade high score challenge

I've been playing the arcade version of Renegade a fair bit recently, my current high score is 84400.

Can I beat that score in this video?

https://youtu.be/zKhzl4p2iII
by Swainy
Sat May 28, 2016 3:06 pm
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: RA 143 - Walter Day
Replies: 0
Views: 344

RA 143 - Walter Day

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/143.png Paul Davies talks with Walter Day, a renaissance man who single-handedly founded e-sports movement and established the centre of the video game universe in a small town in Iowa. We not only talk about Walter’s love for video game and how he ...
by Swainy
Sun May 22, 2016 3:10 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro Gaming. How far Back is your cut off point.
Replies: 63
Views: 1743

Re: Retro Gaming. How far Back is your cut off point.

Having cut off dates or cut off systems is a pretty stupid thing to do really. There are playable games on most systems.
by Swainy
Mon May 09, 2016 6:05 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Spectrum Next
Replies: 34
Views: 1080

Re: Spectrum Next

http://i1376.photobucket.com/albums/ah35/swainy75/D07E97E4-955D-4610-BC33-39E487CE521F_zpsg10rderf.png In this episode of Retro Asylum Dean Swain, Matt Wilsher & Steve Erickson discuss the newly announced ZX Spectrum Next, THE 64 & SEGA Megadrive Hub. Meanwhile Paul Davies talks to Henrique Olifier...
by Swainy
Mon Apr 25, 2016 6:07 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which was really better - 64 or ZX?
Replies: 144
Views: 2618

Re: Which was really better - 64 or ZX?

I think that you should all watch this: https://youtu.be/VtLaOBhG1Zg

Truth is though, they are both great machines.
by Swainy
Mon Apr 18, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: Retro Asylum - News Wipe
Replies: 0
Views: 346

Retro Asylum - News Wipe

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/141a.png Episode 141 of the award winning Retro Asylum see’s the return of Dean Swain & Paul Davies as they finally dodge the demons of time as they cover the latest goings on of the retro scene. Topics covered include the unveiling of THE 64 comput...
by Swainy
Wed Apr 13, 2016 12:21 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Arcade memories
Replies: 24
Views: 1071

Re: Arcade memories

Here is a really bad picture of me with a very dodgy haircut next to a Bomb Jack cab, feel free to use it for comedy value :)

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by Swainy
Thu Mar 24, 2016 11:37 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 32047
Views: 794834

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

Not bought but I put the finishing touches to this last week.

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http://youtu.be/Ss0fgOsg938
by Swainy
Fri Dec 18, 2015 10:55 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: The Retro Asylum Thread - A Very Retro Christmas
Replies: 66
Views: 3607

Re: The Retro Asylum Thread - 8 Bit Wars Part 2

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/133.png The Retro Asylum team get together for secret Santa and some festive retro gaming banter plus Dean Swain talks to games developer Gary Plowman about his book “ZX Spectrum Games Code Club”. http://traffic.libsyn.com/retroasylum/RA133.mp3 http...
by Swainy
Sun Dec 06, 2015 10:27 am
Forum: Retrogaming YouTube
Topic: The Retro Asylum Thread - A Very Retro Christmas
Replies: 66
Views: 3607

Re: The Retro Asylum Thread - Vehicular Combat Action

http://retroasylum.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/132.png     After lengthy discussion, lawyers and C15 cassettes changing hands the second installment of 8 Bit Wars is finally upon us. Join Paul Davies as he looks to wrangle Dean Swain, Steve Erickson and Chris ORegan into agreeing whether the Com...