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by yakmag
Fri Dec 30, 2016 7:14 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From The Forum issue 163 - Tomb Raider memories
Replies: 21
Views: 749

Re: From The Forum issue 163 - Tomb Raider memories

Here goes...

Never played a TR game.

Ever.

Does that make me a bad person?
by yakmag
Fri Dec 30, 2016 7:12 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: secret santa 2016 (mods please sticky)
Replies: 82
Views: 2092

Re: secret santa 2016 (mods please sticky)

Finally got back home from work and opened mine... A signed C64! :shock: And some retro sweeties! One of the signatures is Rob Hubbard (swoon!), however (here is the embarrassing bit :oops: ) I don't know who the others are :oops: :oops: If my SS would be ever so grateful to get in touch that would ...
by yakmag
Sun Dec 18, 2016 1:57 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: secret santa 2016 (mods please sticky)
Replies: 82
Views: 2092

Re: secret santa 2016 (mods please sticky)

Mine has arrived (reported by the wife). I'm working overseas not back till the 28th Dec, I do love doing SS, I missed the deadline last year after doing it for the previous 3 years, it seemed a little empty...
by yakmag
Tue Dec 13, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: secret santa 2016 (mods please sticky)
Replies: 82
Views: 2092

Re: secret santa 2016 (mods please sticky)

Posted mine yesterday, hope they like it!
by yakmag
Mon Dec 12, 2016 3:21 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: USB Competition Pro joystick - Microswitch question
Replies: 2
Views: 340

Re: USB Competition Pro joystick - Microswitch question

I had one go in mine a few years ago, trundled down to Maplins and got another one, only cost a few pence.
by yakmag
Mon Dec 12, 2016 3:20 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Your Proudest Gaming Achievement?
Replies: 30
Views: 847

Re: Your Proudest Gaming Achievement?

Having a Video Game World Champion certificate for 3rd place (yes I know it makes me 2nd loser!) for the 1980 video game classic Polaris.

The wife still won't let me put it on the living room wall :lol:
by yakmag
Tue Nov 22, 2016 10:39 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Epic NPC Man
Replies: 6
Views: 240

Re: Epic NPC Man

That's one of my favourites as well, also the followup to that one 'discard' wonder if she'll ever get the breastplate!
by yakmag
Mon Nov 21, 2016 10:55 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Epic NPC Man
Replies: 6
Views: 240

Epic NPC Man

Don't know if this has been posted before (if so apologies) but check these out, I think there class!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbJ51AJ ... l3&index=1
by yakmag
Mon Nov 07, 2016 6:24 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From The Forum issue 162 - Retro Gaming Woes
Replies: 24
Views: 824

Re: From The Forum issue 162 - Retro Gaming Woes

It would appear that now collecting retro is no longer a niche thing anymore and is now very mainstream!
by yakmag
Sat Jul 30, 2016 7:25 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From The Forum issue 158 - Your favourite handheld
Replies: 25
Views: 953

Re: From The Forum issue 158 - Your favourite handheld

Hmm, Gameboy SP or PSP...

Tough one, but I think for portability the SP wins out, coupled with a CF card and I can play SuperMario World on the train epic WIN!
by yakmag
Mon Mar 28, 2016 12:42 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Your education.
Replies: 73
Views: 1259

Re: Your education.

Left school with 3 O levels, went on a YTS scheme (remember those?) for 18 months, got a job in a uPVC window company, did that for another 18 months then joined the RAF. Got myself GCSE Maths in the mob (coz my English was lonely and apparently you NEED English and Maths to get on in the world...) ...
by yakmag
Fri Mar 18, 2016 1:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Shark Films just get better and better!
Replies: 16
Views: 549

Re: Shark Films just get better and better!

That's just genius!!
by yakmag
Wed Dec 30, 2015 5:56 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: R.I.P Guru Josh
Replies: 5
Views: 215

Re: R.I.P Guru Josh

Infinity takes me back to my recruit and trade training for the RAF.

Had the album on tape, couldn't afford a cd player!

RIP.
by yakmag
Mon Dec 21, 2015 2:42 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Speccy Compendium book
Replies: 8
Views: 277

Re: Speccy Compendium book

Anyone typed in the listing printed on the inside of the dust jacket?
by yakmag
Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:48 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: doctor who: who is your doctor
Replies: 29
Views: 405

Re: doctor who: who is your doctor

I do remember watching Jon Pertwee, however Tom Baker is my Dr!!