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by LonDan
Fri Sep 25, 2015 10:46 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Biggest System Flaws
Replies: 216
Views: 3049

Re: Biggest System Flaws

I have never owned one, so I'm not going to stick out my neck and say 'definitely', but the much-documented issues with the Jaguar CD has to make it a candidate in this debate?

Just seems to be tale of woe after woe, and essentially a lottery if yours still worked after a couple of hours' gameplay.
by LonDan
Fri Sep 25, 2015 10:13 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: jxd s7800b
Replies: 55
Views: 1164

Re: jxd s7800b

Have been procrastinating about picking one of these up, for a while now (which in itself is a bit baffling as I'll happily spend £80 on broken consoles on eBay...) but have been more reticent since I saw that Funstock are taking pre-orders for their new Blaze Tab. The BT is less powerful than the 7...
by LonDan
Fri Sep 25, 2015 9:44 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What are you currently playing?
Replies: 23981
Views: 465921

Re: What are you currently playing?

Phantasy Star IV via Sega Megadrive classics on the PSP. I would have sworn on my wife's life that I played this and owned it in my teens, but nothing about this 'replay' is triggering any sense of nostalgia in me. Must have been a different game, but I can't imagine how I'd have got it so wrong. (s...
by LonDan
Fri Sep 25, 2015 9:40 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31682
Views: 735738

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

Being rather excited about acquiring some cheap bargains from smelly charity shops in west London, seems as good a way to make a first post on the Retro Gamer forum as anywhere :D Been rather fortuitous recently (after a particularly barren spell trawling through the mire of Hammersmith) - picked up...