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by Ash
Fri Jul 28, 2006 4:04 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The Lord of the Dance Machine
Replies: 1
Views: 332

I caught the last twenty minutes of this and really wish I'd seen the entire thing. I'm not the biggest DDR fan but I must admit that I quite got into the documentary and really felt for the guy.

Without ruining things for everyone, all I can say is this: Never trust a child with a beard!
by Ash
Thu Jul 27, 2006 12:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: One for John - Wikipedia gets the recognition it deserves!
Replies: 10
Views: 995

Thanks for the post, Spanner. Finally, Wikipedia is getting what it deserves. Good stuff.
by Ash
Thu Jul 27, 2006 7:23 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Official feedback thread for issue 27
Replies: 135
Views: 17985

Re:

EDIT: Actually, Comix Zone was ported to GBA, so maybe scratch that off the exclusive list. Yes but the GBA version was rejigged to fit the screen. The view space is very limited and it loses the comic book page feel that the MD version has and therefore excludes the entire point of the game. The M...
by Ash
Wed Jul 26, 2006 1:09 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Show me your collection
Replies: 37
Views: 3779

I have a Vectrex. :P
by Ash
Wed Jul 26, 2006 5:14 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Official feedback thread for issue 25
Replies: 180
Views: 17574

Re:

CrookedMouth wrote:oh cool, just wondering, again the poor msx is left out :(
like I said before exellent article!
Yep. I'm still waiting for it to be acknowledged on the cover. ;)
by Ash
Tue Jul 25, 2006 12:41 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Next Generation Consoles
Replies: 31
Views: 4740

Wiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii!
by Ash
Tue Jul 25, 2006 6:13 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Mean Machines Sega
Replies: 4
Views: 528

can you post pics of individual covers or at least link to them?

I would be interested if I knew exactly what's on offer.

Ash
by Ash
Mon Jul 24, 2006 11:39 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Official feedback thread for issue 27
Replies: 135
Views: 17985

Re:

Cornelius wrote:I love the megadrive feature. Much better than the snes one a few months ago.(proof that ye lads love the former more perhaps? ;) ).
You'd be surprised what an extra two pages can do for that kind of article. ;)
by Ash
Sun Jul 23, 2006 6:11 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Dragonforce play retro games
Replies: 6
Views: 743

Well it's hardly surprising when they're named after a video game. Great band by the way.
by Ash
Sat Jul 22, 2006 6:36 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Anyone played the new
Replies: 9
Views: 1605

I played the new Rainbow Islands and it is disgusting. Avoid at all costs.
by Ash
Fri Jul 21, 2006 7:16 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Some retro stuff for sale (Some rare....some not)
Replies: 3
Views: 355

More stuff added:

Two Game Boy Micros
Three WonderSwan Color games
Two Game & Watch handhelds
One Master System game

PLUS! Faulty consoles at 99p each!

PlayStation 2
Crystal Xbox
Dreamcast
GameCube

Good for spare or repair. Check it out.
by Ash
Fri Jul 21, 2006 6:29 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Sharp X68000
Replies: 6
Views: 879

Re:

Very nice! I wish I had the money to afford even half of that. You wouldn't happen to have any MSX games for sale would you? [/wishful thinking] i have a few msx carts all boxed RC739 - Knightmare (1986) & Manual RC727 - Kings valley (1985) RC705 - Super Cobra (1983) & Manual RC720 - Konamis Tennis...
by Ash
Thu Jul 20, 2006 8:50 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Some retro stuff for sale (Some rare....some not)
Replies: 3
Views: 355

Re:

Totally forgot about the GB Micro. How easy is it to use one of those for emulators etc, do you just buy a flash cart , put your stuff on that via your PC and you can then use that with the GB Micro ? Yep. That's it, exactly. The best carts actually have slots for your SD card or even mini SD. If y...
by Ash
Thu Jul 20, 2006 8:35 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Some retro stuff for sale (Some rare....some not)
Replies: 3
Views: 355

Some retro stuff for sale (Some rare....some not)

http://search.ebay.co.uk/_W0QQsassZ360gamesQQhtZ-1

Various retro bits and pieces for sale and auction, including:

Snes/SFC
Mega Drive
N64
Virtual Boy
Master System
Game & Watch

A few non-retro items too.
by Ash
Thu Jul 20, 2006 6:40 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Do controllers really make a difference?
Replies: 39
Views: 3891

What about computer games that were designed for mouse play?

EG: Sim City, Monkey Island, Command and Conquer.

They're almost always awful when played on a joypad.