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by Loftgroover
Thu Feb 07, 2008 8:12 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: How good a gamer are you ?
Replies: 65
Views: 1738

I played games to death when I was young because I only had a few games at the time and couldn't afford others - trade-ins were also not an option. also no gamefaqs... when i was a kid i used to love schmups for example, learning the attack formations and practicing hard. there were very few games ...
by Loftgroover
Thu Feb 07, 2008 8:01 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: will you be still gaming when your old & gray?
Replies: 44
Views: 1090

as long as my eyes and hands work then yes.
maybe i can master Cameltry in the 31 years its gonna take to get to 60!
by Loftgroover
Thu Feb 07, 2008 7:57 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Burnout Paradise Request 360
Replies: 23
Views: 1046

i'm up for it too....details in sig :D
by Loftgroover
Tue Feb 05, 2008 8:38 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Electric Dreams
Replies: 24
Views: 2627

, we also came by some genuine Star Wars tapes. I still have an original Betamax silver box version somewhere as well as a matching VHS copy from a bit later. my mom came home one day with empire strikes back on betamax...i had to explain we had a vhs player :lol: sold the tape for 36 quid a few ye...
by Loftgroover
Tue Feb 05, 2008 8:30 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: My Xbox 360 died :(
Replies: 37
Views: 1455

I thought bears were catholic and its the pope that deficates in the woods?
by Loftgroover
Tue Feb 05, 2008 5:24 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Games you knew were great but you just couldn't get into
Replies: 76
Views: 1689

GTA San Andreas
Half Life 2
Dead Rising

bought an xbox360 purely for Dead Rising but just couldn't enjoy it...dont think i really like any third person 'sandbox' game.
by Loftgroover
Tue Feb 05, 2008 9:44 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Strange and weird add-ons for your consoles
Replies: 28
Views: 1172

does anyone here have the inflatable motorbike for the famicom/nes?
are they actually useable?
by Loftgroover
Tue Feb 05, 2008 6:56 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is this guy having a laugh?????
Replies: 51
Views: 1929

at least the postage is free! 8)
by Loftgroover
Fri Feb 01, 2008 12:37 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Rez on XBLA Tomorrow
Replies: 36
Views: 841

Hmm the top score has increased, it was 261000 last time I checked. If you look on the scoreboards, you can view anyones reply and see how they did it. The extra points are all from milking the boss, oh and always go for the max amount of lock-on (8) Watch mine haha - I haven't been on in a day or ...
by Loftgroover
Fri Feb 01, 2008 8:58 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Art Of Fighting 2 Neo Geo
Replies: 8
Views: 257

been a fair few years since i played it but I don't remember it being all that hard (i had it on cd tho, maybe the default setting was easier) now i've re bought a neo cd i will be getting it again. i really enjoyed the art of fighting games. (although the first one was purely cuz i was the best at ...
by Loftgroover
Fri Feb 01, 2008 8:50 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Rez on XBLA Tomorrow
Replies: 36
Views: 841

Mootown wrote:I was 7th in the world last night on level 1 score attack! woooo :)
Although the Americans must have been playing through the night as I am now 11th. Boo.
I'm only 1088th :lol:

how the hell do you get 279000 plus tho? I thought my score was decent...but sadly no :oops:
by Loftgroover
Wed Jan 30, 2008 5:55 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Ever broken a Arcade Machine?
Replies: 21
Views: 720

back in the olden days i was playing the ninja turtles arcade machine and after getting killed by a boss for the millionth time i lost my head and booted the machine. luckily this seemed to break the coin mechanism so they would fall out of the reject slot but still count the credit! it stayed that ...
by Loftgroover
Tue Jan 29, 2008 7:52 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Rez on XBLA Tomorrow
Replies: 36
Views: 841

today is tomorrow...its not appeared yet.
i only have 200 points left tho so i am personally glad its not up yet :)
by Loftgroover
Tue Jan 29, 2008 7:50 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Last minute e-bay hell!
Replies: 38
Views: 1094

my old method of putting in my max bid + random amount of pence has served me well. dont understand why people bid silly money and then cry when they lose the bidding.

why ban 'sniper' bidding? if they outbid you tough censored...
by Loftgroover
Tue Jan 29, 2008 2:33 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Hardware rarity guide
Replies: 18
Views: 3639

there is an amstrad 464 plus and monitor in my mums loft...are they worth anything?
should be some cart games too, robocop 2, switchblade maybe.

been a few year since i looked tho...