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by nwosteve
Tue Feb 14, 2006 2:53 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: First ever game you completed ?
Replies: 25
Views: 2363

Damm thats a toughie so many games so many endings...

Could be Silkworm on the Speccy. Or Target Renegade.
by nwosteve
Thu Jan 26, 2006 3:51 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Longest loader?
Replies: 65
Views: 6626

Had to be Joe Blade on the Atari 65xe

45 minutes and it was censored
by nwosteve
Sat Jan 21, 2006 4:42 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: r-type on the spectrum
Replies: 25
Views: 2983

I thought level 6 was hard those big block aliens coming for you with not much space to run.

One lost life and bye bye all the upgrades!
by nwosteve
Sat Jan 21, 2006 1:42 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Did you have to be there
Replies: 53
Views: 9041

I think you had to be there to really appreciate what it's all about.

I mean, how many times has a game been re-made and some sucker had no idea that it's not a new game?

Emulation is great, but nothing beats playing the original. The smell of rubber keys...
by nwosteve
Sat Jan 21, 2006 1:37 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: r-type on the spectrum
Replies: 25
Views: 2983

Dunno if there were any probs with the c64 version Still a hard game on any platform. Level 3 has gotta be one of the most creative gaming concepts ever. The trick is to knock out the guns on the front then underneath then fly under the ship and shoot the guns on the back. Attach the force to then b...
by nwosteve
Sat Jan 21, 2006 11:42 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Who had a SAM Coupe ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3037

Yes i had a coupe but it seemed like we were waiting so long and were promised so much that, by the time it arrived, gaming had moved on. Sad, because i loved it.

I still have 2 in GWO. They have pride of place in my retro collection.
by nwosteve
Sat Jan 21, 2006 11:38 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Just got my kungfu master PCB working
Replies: 5
Views: 1328

I had this on the speccy and it was a censored to load always crashing so when i did get it working it would stay on until the power pack exploded!

Simple but addictive. If only todays' games were like this...
by nwosteve
Sat Jan 21, 2006 11:34 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite Computer
Replies: 93
Views: 13678

Had to be the speccy. The simple charm of rubber keys and button bashing couldn't be matched by its rivals.
by nwosteve
Sat Jan 21, 2006 11:31 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: r-type on the spectrum
Replies: 25
Views: 2983

now that was a stupid thing to do!

yes i had the hit squad version
by nwosteve
Sat Jan 21, 2006 5:56 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: r-type on the spectrum
Replies: 25
Views: 2983

ah yes the multiface i remember it well forget your game genies and all that stuff gimme a multiface and 128k and im a happy man!
by nwosteve
Fri Jan 20, 2006 2:19 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Samba De amigo
Replies: 17
Views: 3162

samba de amigos

hi all i bought one of these from an old mate who was clearing out some old stuff for 10 QUID! I know what u r thinking i ripped him off but, dont worry, he gotta decent drink outta me!
by nwosteve
Fri Jan 20, 2006 2:17 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: r-type on the spectrum
Replies: 25
Views: 2983

r-type on the spectrum

did ANYONE ever finish r-type on the spectrum? i swear i did but cannot remember the ending. all i do know is that it was ROCK HARD