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by paranoid marvin
Wed Jan 25, 2006 6:34 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Star Trek game saga
Replies: 42
Views: 10809

It was great,especially the 'talkie' version
Bought this recently,but finding much difficulty in getting it up and running
by paranoid marvin
Wed Jan 25, 2006 6:31 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Longest loader?
Replies: 65
Views: 6521

I remember Hampstead by Melbourne house having a turbo load on the reverse side.
Needed a decent cassette recorder though.
I always found the one sold by WH Smiths to be the best
by paranoid marvin
Wed Jan 25, 2006 6:25 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: zx spectrum 128k plug 'n' play?
Replies: 4
Views: 1350

There never seem to be any for the Speccy.
We've had one for C64,NES,Colecovision,Atari 2600 and Megadrive,so why not?
My vote would go to the Ultimate Collection
Joystick would have to be a Comepetion Pro , though
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 7:26 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Great Christmas memories...
Replies: 45
Views: 8883

I always looked forward the Crash Christmas Issue
Great covers by Oli Frey
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 6:02 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Longest loader?
Replies: 65
Views: 6521

Anyone remember playing Lord of the Rings on spectrum (Melbourne House adventure game)
What a mess of a multi-load that was!
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 12:37 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Star Trek game saga
Replies: 42
Views: 10809

There was also a great little game called Klingon for PC
As well as a FMV game,it also taught you to speak Klingon by using a microphone!
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 11:45 am
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Games programs on TV
Replies: 52
Views: 8907

It's just good to have games related programmes on tv at all.. I mean look how games sales compare with cd sales Then look how many dedicated programmes/channels there are for music compared to games Now I'm not saying there should be tv channels solely devoted to showing someone playing through Sup...
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 11:34 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From the forum question for issue 21
Replies: 79
Views: 10358

Playing super mario 64 for the first time - I was gobsmacked!

Also hearing the crowd roar after scoring in Kick Off 2 -awesome!
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 1:00 am
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Games programs on TV
Replies: 52
Views: 8907

Sky One did a great series called Gamesworld with Bob Mills Unbelievably for a games programme ,it was on 5 days a week , with a different theme each night It seemed to have just the right mixture of games playing/reviewing and humour A good alternative to Games Master which was around at the same t...
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 12:40 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: just registered
Replies: 11
Views: 1844

RG was the first magazine I ever subscribed to that went bust.I lost about half my subscription,but I still got a binder , t-shirt and 3 issues of the new mag,so I'm not complaining! Seriously, games magazines of this quality don't come along that often (I know,I've been buying tham for the last 20 ...
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 12:13 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: If you could be a game character...
Replies: 33
Views: 5647

Sir Clive from A Day In The Life..
Now where's my C5? :D
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 12:08 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Video game deaths - What's your favourite?
Replies: 109
Views: 12295

Those bulbous eyes in The Hobbit killed me more times than I care to remember...
by paranoid marvin
Tue Jan 24, 2006 12:01 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Longest loader?
Replies: 65
Views: 6521

Longest loader?

The longest loading game for me has to be Clumsy Colin on Atari 800 xl
Took about 25-30 minutes!
Anyone know why Atari 800 xl games took so lomg to load?
Usually no loading screen either!
by paranoid marvin
Mon Jan 23, 2006 11:30 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: GamesTM acquired by Imagine
Replies: 62
Views: 10874

How about acquiring the rights to Arcade next? :?: