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by fouldsc
Wed Feb 10, 2016 1:02 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Machines that moved the goalposts.
Replies: 34
Views: 1023

Re: Machines that moved the goalposts.

Amiga - suddenly going from a Speccy to that overnight was mind blowing.
PS1 - once again suddenly having textured vectors on my telly was equally mind blowing.
by fouldsc
Wed Feb 10, 2016 1:01 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Leicestershire Retro Gaming Club
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Re: Leicestershire Retro Gaming Club

Since moving and until last weekend when I was away it has been closed during the move
by fouldsc
Tue Feb 09, 2016 3:30 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Leicestershire Retro Gaming Club
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Re: Leicestershire Retro Gaming Club

The Laird wrote:You know there is the Retro Computer Museum in Leicester that has regular events too right?
Yep, just trying to start something a bit more informal for people to get together and hang out
by fouldsc
Tue Feb 09, 2016 11:31 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: retro games still worth playing today?
Replies: 34
Views: 777

Re: retro games still worth playing today?

All of them :D , only kidding some are bad if going in for the first time - alot do need those nostalgia specs But even if you just look at the SNES with Super Mario World, Metroid, Yoshi's Island, Donkey Kong Country, Castlevania IV , Zelda - the list could go on forever, they are ALL still brillia...
by fouldsc
Tue Feb 09, 2016 9:54 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What game have you COMPLETED this week
Replies: 6287
Views: 163377

Re: What game have you COMPLETED this week

Ninja Gaiden on the NES
by fouldsc
Tue Feb 09, 2016 9:50 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Leicestershire Retro Gaming Club
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Leicestershire Retro Gaming Club

Since I have moved to the Leicester region I am in a virtual retro gaming (void) Back in Cambridgeshire as well as the excellent events at the museum I had a couple of gaming nights with friends, most of whom I met through various other events. I have to admit I miss sitting around, playing old game...
by fouldsc
Tue Feb 09, 2016 9:09 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Yie Ar Kung Fu
Replies: 24
Views: 769

Re: Yie Ar Kung Fu

I downloaded a version of this on Xbox Live Arcade when it was released. Advertised as an arcade classic...right :| it was bloody awful. Agree, the arcade version was really hard and I never enjoyed it. For some reason I liked the Speccy version !?!? - no idea why, must have been lack of games at t...
by fouldsc
Sat Jan 17, 2015 5:24 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The Greatest Games Of All Time
Replies: 214
Views: 4871

Re: The Greatest Games Of All Time

I wrote a list, realised it was 60+ games (didn't even reach the PS2/PS3/PS4) long so here are the top ten based on a simple formula 'Games I played that made me happier' 1. Mario 64 (N64) 2. Legend of Zelda - Link to the past (SNES) 3. Super Mario World (SNES) 4. The Legend Of Zelda : Ocarina of Ti...
by fouldsc
Fri Aug 16, 2013 5:36 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What game have you COMPLETED this week
Replies: 6287
Views: 163377

Re: What game have you COMPLETED this week

Pilot Wings 3DS , Tomb Raider (New one) & COD 4

(Been a busy week!)
by fouldsc
Fri Aug 16, 2013 5:33 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch game recommendations
Replies: 3562
Views: 118639

Re: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch game recommendations

Been looking through my game collection and realise I don't have any good manager games.

Is there a decent version of Detroit (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Detroit_(video_game)) or Nuclear War (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_War_(video_game)) for iPhone or iPad ???
by fouldsc
Wed May 29, 2013 7:53 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro Styled Kickstarter Campaigns
Replies: 5
Views: 213

Re: Retro Styled Kickstarter Campaigns

I'm Interested !

You seen this one yet ?

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1949537745/armikrog
by fouldsc
Tue May 28, 2013 4:32 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Best version of Cannon Fodder and Syndicate?
Replies: 13
Views: 913

Re: Best version of Cannon Fodder and Syndicate?

+1 for Amiga - those versions rock :roll: (oh and yes CD32 versions are best)
by fouldsc
Tue May 28, 2013 4:30 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What game have you COMPLETED this week
Replies: 6287
Views: 163377

Re: What game have you COMPLETED this week

GTA IV - thought I best get around to it before GTA V comes out!
by fouldsc
Mon May 27, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch game recommendations
Replies: 3562
Views: 118639

Re: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch game recommendations

Anyone else tried Color Sheep yet ?

Best 69p I spent in ages !