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by timewarpgamer
Wed Apr 30, 2008 9:51 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Attention all casual-stroke-non Retro Gamer readers...
Replies: 112
Views: 7579

Enjoying the Mag from the US of A

In the U.S. I pick up Retro Gamer at Barns & Noble ever month for $12 an issue, or around 6 pounds for you British readers. It's an incredibly expensive magazine, but it also provides thoughtful, in-depth retro game coverage that can't be found elsewhere. Funny thing is, it's cheaper for me to buy e...
by timewarpgamer
Tue Apr 29, 2008 9:44 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What are you currently playing?
Replies: 24051
Views: 474268

Fan-Translated SNES Games

Lately, I've been playing Der Langrisser and Famicom Tantei Club Part II for the SNES/Super Famicom. I'm a sucker for strategy RPGs and if you've never liked playing text adventures before, then maybe Tantei Club II can change your mind. For more info about it, check out my latest blog entryat http:...
by timewarpgamer
Tue Apr 29, 2008 9:30 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Don Doko Don
Replies: 7
Views: 418

An excellent game indeed

One of the many excellent PC Engine games that never made it outside Japan, and a fine example of how the PCE could pump out colorful and vibrant graphics that rival the graphical output of the Mega Drive. It's also, on my short list ( http://www.timewarpgamer.com/pages/tg16.html ) of the greatest T...
by timewarpgamer
Thu Apr 24, 2008 7:29 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Great Retro-gaming websites - the sticky thread!
Replies: 329
Views: 61141

My three favorite sites, and a plug for my own

My favorite retro eras are 8-bit and 16-bit, and the only two sites I find myself checking daily for new content are: http://www.racketboy.com/ http://www.romhacking.net/ http://www.sega-16.com/ But in general, I find it pretty crazy that there's a total lack of websites that simply focus on the gre...