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by Nitters
Sat Nov 03, 2007 8:53 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: wizball on his wizing little way
Replies: 50
Views: 3541

Sureshot wrote:Been having a blast on it now and it seems very close to the original - nice work! I can feel the 'one more go' syndrome coming on...
Funny... 'cos I was at the "damn near unplayable, how can anyone like this game" phase.
by Nitters
Sat Nov 03, 2007 11:29 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Possible article if not worth reminicing old schoolgame shop
Replies: 63
Views: 5400

Does nothing appear, or maybe it's called something else ("What-U-Hear" (Uggh!), Line-out Mix...)? If nothing appears, it's probably a driver related issue - check the manufacturers website to see if there's an updated version. Some companies (notably Creative) have been very slack in producing Vist...
by Nitters
Sat Nov 03, 2007 10:53 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Possible article if not worth reminicing old schoolgame shop
Replies: 63
Views: 5400

Stereo Mix - A Vista How to: 1. Go to Control Panel and switch to Classic View. 2. Go to the "Recording Tab" 3. Right click in the main area and select "Show disabled devices" 4. Click on Stereo Mix and click on Properties 5. In Properties, change Device Usage to "use this device (enable)" 6. Click ...
by Nitters
Fri Nov 02, 2007 9:19 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite Space Combat Games?
Replies: 26
Views: 1152

Opa-Opa wrote:What I would really like is Elite 4 which will hopefully be an online mixture of Freelancer, Starwars and Elite II.. Which would make it the first MMOSTCG (massively multiplayer online space trading combat game)
Except for Eve Online, of course.
by Nitters
Wed Oct 31, 2007 9:23 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Your chance to discuss the latest addition to Blizzard's Wor
Replies: 5
Views: 578

Your chance to discuss the latest addition to Blizzard's Wor

Is locked!

What goes on? Is this some kind of conspiracy? :)
by Nitters
Wed Oct 31, 2007 9:19 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: NFL Star - Londoners speak English?
Replies: 35
Views: 1294

MC1 wrote:Why not you sh1thouse :lol:
He was about three times bigger than me, and looked as if he could rip me limb-from-limb :)
by Nitters
Wed Oct 31, 2007 8:12 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: NFL Star - Londoners speak English?
Replies: 35
Views: 1294

I'm actually pretty well aware of American football thanks. Just because you disagree with the view doesn't mean it's not one based on experience. The "Everyone has their job thing" for instance I see as a huge downside. It just means everyone does the same thing. In more flowing games you can get ...
by Nitters
Wed Oct 31, 2007 7:07 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Best ZX-81 games
Replies: 19
Views: 1100

No... none of them... they were all a bit poor to be honest. I remember having a Space Invaders clone (the cassette had a white and pink inlay) which was so poor that I actually re-wrote it to make it at least passable.
by Nitters
Wed Oct 31, 2007 5:55 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Magnum PI
Replies: 4
Views: 330

Magnum PI

Just curious....

... has anyone, ever, thought what Magnum PI thought when he utters the words "I know what you're thinking, and you're right..."
by Nitters
Wed Oct 31, 2007 5:47 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: ***Acorn Archimedes/RISC OS coverage***
Replies: 39
Views: 5977

I think a spot of Archimedes coverage would be good; the last great shout of the British computer industry before we all got overwhelmed by US and Japanese corporations hell bent on world domination.
by Nitters
Wed Oct 31, 2007 4:40 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: PlayPal
Replies: 23
Views: 1581

Yup for < £20 you can't say fairer really - I've become a Columns addict :)
by Nitters
Tue Oct 30, 2007 3:51 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Christmas pics
Replies: 10
Views: 1032

felgekarp wrote:I have a picture of me opening a joystick somewhere but that was from a birthday not christmas, I'll see if I can dig it out and we can lie about it :D
Next you'll be suggesting a (premium rate) phone in where readers can name the new Retro Gamer cat :)
by Nitters
Mon Oct 29, 2007 3:45 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Possible article if not worth reminicing old schoolgame shop
Replies: 63
Views: 5400

djcarlos wrote:Having never HTMLed, is that 334 bad?

I mean, is zero the target?
Yup.
by Nitters
Mon Oct 29, 2007 3:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Code Monkeys
Replies: 2
Views: 413

Code Monkeys

I was introduced to Code Monkeys earlier...

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid ... &plindex=2

Be warned - it's pretty much a video game oriented version of South Park with all the bad taste and swearing that entails.
by Nitters
Mon Oct 29, 2007 9:32 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The new Gp2X f-200
Replies: 26
Views: 1384

Mine is supposedly being shipped this week - will report back on what it's like.