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by RetroBob
Sun Mar 19, 2006 10:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Archimedes
Replies: 23
Views: 3700

I was impressed with my parents - neither had (or wanted) any experience with computers, but had the forsight to get my brother and I the same computer when school got a load of the new A3000s. Chocks Away and Chocks Away 2 - I spent hours playing these. Nevryon - R-Type clone, pretty sweet. Apocaly...
by RetroBob
Thu Mar 16, 2006 8:28 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: A wee Sega radio station...
Replies: 9
Views: 1194

This is awesome, I've had it on for about 4 hours striaght now! Well done on putting this together, it's looks very professional!
by RetroBob
Thu Mar 09, 2006 11:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: This forum....
Replies: 33
Views: 4092

Isn't that Rupert from Bill and Ted?
by RetroBob
Thu Mar 09, 2006 11:17 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: poor packing
Replies: 19
Views: 3278

Re:

Dudley wrote:
EnglishRob wrote: LOL. I love Arrested Development. I wish Fox wouldn't mess around with the schedules though.
Well they won't now, it's finished. Fox have shown them all.
I thought that the second last episode was better than the last one, but hey, when every episode is fantastic I can't complain.
by RetroBob
Wed Mar 08, 2006 10:28 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Confessions
Replies: 30
Views: 3671

I took a censored in someones shoe once. Oh wait, retro confessions. Everyone who bought Rise of the Robots back in the day should raise their hands now.






*NB: I did not take a censored in someones shoe*
by RetroBob
Tue Mar 07, 2006 9:48 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: free gifts
Replies: 23
Views: 3943

Ahh, posters would mean I'd need more space to store stuff :(
by RetroBob
Tue Mar 07, 2006 9:45 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: poor packing
Replies: 19
Views: 3278

Fantastic isn't it. I drop the odd AD reference in every now and then to see if anyone notices. A bit like the folks who made this little beauty... http://www.ultimateshowdown.org/
by RetroBob
Mon Mar 06, 2006 9:44 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Miracle Warrior for the Master System
Replies: 13
Views: 1408

I love the SMS so much! Thanks RG for reminding me how good R-Type is btw.
by RetroBob
Mon Mar 06, 2006 9:43 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: poor packing
Replies: 19
Views: 3278

Postie is probably hoping it's the latest issue of "Bumpaddle Magazine"
by RetroBob
Mon Mar 06, 2006 8:09 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: poor packing
Replies: 19
Views: 3278

Mine has been arriving in fairly thick brown envelopes (the kind that make Tessa Jowell's husband's eyes light up), and they've been in great condition... so far.
by RetroBob
Sat Mar 04, 2006 8:05 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: How do I protect my old amiga 500 games?
Replies: 19
Views: 3769

Good question, ask those nice chaps at http://www.softpres.org/
by RetroBob
Sat Mar 04, 2006 7:50 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: RG forum's 100 great retro games—as chosen by YOU!
Replies: 522
Views: 69599

Re:

Darran@Retro Gamer wrote:Can you lot bloody hurry up with your posting. I want to put Strider at number one :lol:
*Dares someone to put Strider before Darran*

Do it.
by RetroBob
Fri Feb 24, 2006 6:30 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Retro Gaming Anthology
Replies: 96
Views: 16420

Weird, I didn't see it yesterday in Peterborough WHSmiths. Mind you, I was in a hurry so as to avoid a parking ticket. Couldn't be arsed paying and displaying when I was going to be three minutes (I ran).
by RetroBob
Wed Feb 22, 2006 10:22 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From the forum question for issue 23
Replies: 61
Views: 9090

Re:

I'd have to say the Command & Conquer series. The first time I saw C&C I was blown away by the amount of control you had over your units - considering what I'd been used to Dune II. At school we spent hours playing this at school, along with each eagerly anticipated sequel - minutes dissapeared int...
by RetroBob
Wed Feb 22, 2006 9:16 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From the forum question for issue 23
Replies: 61
Views: 9090

I'd have to say the Command & Conquer series. The first time I saw C&C I was blown away by the amount of control you had over your units, as well as the lovely visuals and sound - considering what I'd been used to with Dune II on my black and white laptop sans sound card. At school we spent hours pl...