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by ivarf
Fri Sep 28, 2007 8:06 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Keeping mint things mint
Replies: 229
Views: 8217

If I buy an ultrarare game that noone noone else have and no image of it exists on the net, I would definately open it to make an image, preserve the game and probably share it with the rest of the community. I might have kept the game or sold it before making the code public... What would you have ...
by ivarf
Fri Sep 28, 2007 7:33 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which version of Commando looks best of these two?
Replies: 58
Views: 3338

When I started this thread, my bias was pro the C64-version. When I saw the videos, I became unsure. I am all CPC, so I am used to seeing both C64 and Spectrum resolution graphics. My vote is still pending.

Videos from the BBC version: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4HUWcFREKY
by ivarf
Fri Sep 28, 2007 6:46 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which version of Commando looks best of these two?
Replies: 58
Views: 3338

Which version of Commando looks best of these two?

The superb gfx from the Spectrum version A video of it can be found here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oOk2uYP03fE http://img165.imageshack.us/img165/7193/111119326803md7.png or the c64 blocky mess gfx a video of it can be found here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDAhixO2t5w http://img231.imagesha...
by ivarf
Fri Sep 28, 2007 5:50 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: dreamcast review
Replies: 118
Views: 9173

A machine is retro when some people due to the machines presumed very low secondhand value, do not bother to sell it but rather throws it in the bin or gives it away. Of course some time later their value may increase again
by ivarf
Fri Sep 28, 2007 4:51 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Ive turned my wife into an amstrad retro gamer!
Replies: 42
Views: 1936

There are too many trolls and thread-jackers on this forum. Please grow up
by ivarf
Thu Sep 27, 2007 4:44 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Ive turned my wife into an amstrad retro gamer!
Replies: 42
Views: 1936

Here are the best games on the Amstrad CPC as voted by the users of this board. Read the full thread here http://www.retrogamer.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=6267&postdays=0&postorder=asc&highlight=amstrad&start=0 5 votes Barbarian Head over heels Renegade 4 votes Arkanoid Ikari Warriors Rainbow Islands...
by ivarf
Thu Sep 27, 2007 4:36 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11659
Views: 499896

A Spectrum-game from Micro-Gen?
by ivarf
Thu Sep 27, 2007 4:33 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: The IBM PC, as a videogame platform.
Replies: 109
Views: 8394

Other platforms may have better games than PCs of the early ninties, who cares? Well I don't, I returned my Amiga 600 after a week ;p The point is, for some the Spectrum, c64 or Amiga is the retro-platform of choice, others love CPCs, old PC games or MSX I look forward to more coverage of old PC games
by ivarf
Mon Sep 24, 2007 5:22 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: The IBM PC, as a videogame platform.
Replies: 109
Views: 8394

I do not care what platformes games orginated on, what platforms dominated in only your part of the world. I want to see reviews of games on all plattforms it was released, not up the strengths of a particular platform, but how they really compare to each other. If the Spectrum version is better tha...
by ivarf
Mon Sep 17, 2007 8:14 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11659
Views: 499896

The rubberduck emulator?
by ivarf
Mon Sep 17, 2007 7:39 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Amstrad CPC Shoot 'em ups
Replies: 10
Views: 1468

Thank you Zerocool :D :D :D :D
by ivarf
Mon Sep 17, 2007 5:54 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11659
Views: 499896

Elan? Flan? Enterprise? A computer that looks a bit CPCish
by ivarf
Sat Sep 15, 2007 3:46 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Recently built a retro gaming PC...
Replies: 32
Views: 2150

Is Roland MT-32 emulated in DOSBox? Or does it at least work with DOSBox?