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by Slackdog
Sat Jun 17, 2006 4:07 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: How do you recover files from an ATARI 8Bit disk?
Replies: 9
Views: 992

Heh, cool! If it's interesting stuff would be interested to take a look myself :P Been a while since I fired up ye olde 1050!

:)
by Slackdog
Wed Jun 07, 2006 5:08 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: How do you recover files from an ATARI 8Bit disk?
Replies: 9
Views: 992

by Slackdog
Mon Jun 05, 2006 3:54 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What was the best 8-bit game ever ?
Replies: 13
Views: 1292

Molecule man!



Just kidding - has to be Elite on the Beeb tbh.
by Slackdog
Sat May 20, 2006 6:29 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Your favoutire gaming mags of yesteryear.
Replies: 122
Views: 8385

Re:

[quote= Anyone else think the history of Atari magazines in Britain (with interviews) would make an interesting and slightly different article?[/quote] Yeah :wink: There's a site about page 6 - though never really read it much until Atari User folded... http://www.page6.org/index.htm Amiga action af...
by Slackdog
Sat May 20, 2006 6:12 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Anyone want to collaborate on an adventure game?
Replies: 18
Views: 1540

Hop north surely?

:P
by Slackdog
Tue May 16, 2006 4:45 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Games that never made the translation to your 8-bit.
Replies: 18
Views: 1739

Re:

The only ones i remember missing were Transmuter by Codemasters (Spectrum, CPC and an Atari 8-bit version that would've been pretty easy to port i reckon) and Chronos from Mastertronic (Speccy and CPC only, a game that the C64 could do standing on it's keyboard but again no version). Nothing else s...
by Slackdog
Mon May 15, 2006 4:52 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite 8-bit Loading Command
Replies: 31
Views: 3545

Re:

paranoid marvin wrote:I seem to remember on the Atari 800XL having to hold about 3 keys simultaeneously
Power on the Atari pressing start and option for no basic - just start with basic!

There was also CLOAD and I'm sure one other!

:P
by Slackdog
Thu May 11, 2006 4:55 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: knightmare
Replies: 59
Views: 10288

Still good today!
by Slackdog
Sun May 07, 2006 5:01 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Anyone had any good bargains lately like this.
Replies: 22
Views: 2794

A1200 with the ram and HD for a tenner! Bargin indeed!

Though if it'd been with an 060 card I'd have to track you down and kill ya!

:P

It's pretty much the same system I have atm - doesn't workbench load in no time? Are you listening, gates? ;)

:)
by Slackdog
Sat Apr 29, 2006 6:08 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Mastertronic's best game ever?
Replies: 52
Views: 5177

over 200k people bought molecule man? :roll:
by Slackdog
Thu Apr 27, 2006 3:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Worse Computer Game Of ALL Time Nominations
Replies: 105
Views: 9673

hard to see past ris(able) of the robots tbh :P

or maybe molecule man - was there another screen after the first one? :roll:
by Slackdog
Fri Apr 21, 2006 5:27 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Vintage Mags you'd like to see tributes to
Replies: 72
Views: 8042

How about the downfall of Amiga action? Was pretty much a pisstake by the end, lol!

:P
by Slackdog
Fri Apr 21, 2006 5:12 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Why Retro Gamer will fail
Replies: 125
Views: 17761

Oooh yeah a hall of shame/lame return would be most welcome!

Like the turd-on-a-tape that was the 800XL version of green beret!

:P
by Slackdog
Fri Apr 21, 2006 5:03 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Why Retro Gamer will fail
Replies: 125
Views: 17761

Sometimes small reader reviews can work - PC Zone has been running them for ages....

Not that fussed either way overall - but do agree there seems to be a sinclair conspiracy :wink:

:P
by Slackdog
Fri Apr 14, 2006 6:56 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screwed up remakes of classic games
Replies: 14
Views: 2286

The dogs breakfast of afterburner RG had on a coverdisc ;)