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by the_hawk
Thu Jul 17, 2008 7:50 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: VHS classics
Replies: 82
Views: 7995

EXPLORERS - River Phoenix's finest hour! Return of the Living Dead - "Braaaaaaaaaaains!" Return of the living dead, utter brillance as a comedy zombie go's. Brillance, I love the 80's. :lol: Impeccable taste! We'd rent a load of films each weekend & always pick up ROTLD as it ias only 50p! - Would ...
by the_hawk
Tue Jul 15, 2008 8:03 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: VHS classics
Replies: 82
Views: 7995

EXPLORERS - River Phoenix's finest hour!
Return of the Living Dead - "Braaaaaaaaaaains!"
by the_hawk
Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:35 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Fantasy Football League - Season 3
Replies: 153
Views: 5738

I'm in - FC Generic Team Name. :D
by the_hawk
Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:31 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: 'Amazing' games that just didn't float your boat
Replies: 128
Views: 5497

Probably a bit controversial, but I'd have to say Knight Lore.

I could never get into those Ultimate 3D games at all, I preferred Attic Attack & Sabre Wulf.

Also not interested in modern FPS games - far too fiddley!
by the_hawk
Fri Jul 11, 2008 3:10 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Favourite arcade games of all time
Replies: 80
Views: 4663

Mad Dog McCree
Pac-Land
Daytona USA
Donkey Kong
STUN Runner
Missile Command
Spy Hunter
Slap Fight
The Real Ghostbusters
Crystal Castles
by the_hawk
Fri Jul 11, 2008 2:59 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Picodrive v 0.17 - Does anyone know where I could find it?
Replies: 0
Views: 193

Picodrive v 0.17 - Does anyone know where I could find it?

My phone busted recently & I've acquired an old Nokia 6680. I really miss my busted phone as it had the megadrive emulator on it & I miss playing Castlevania & Columns and the like on my way into work. Having looked around for net for the Picodrive I've found out that the version I should be downloa...
by the_hawk
Thu Jul 10, 2008 3:05 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Down Retro Lane...
Replies: 25
Views: 969

[quote]this tenuously united the two warring factions - ever so briefly - against the Amstrad pussies whose (half) shelf backed onto the toddler’s “learn-as-you-playâ€
by the_hawk
Thu Jul 10, 2008 10:13 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Thunder Force VI is coming!!!
Replies: 58
Views: 1888

This looks ace, TF III was one of my favourite shoot em ups ever.

Wavey!
by the_hawk
Thu Jul 10, 2008 10:09 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Teenager BURNS a Pac-Man into his flesh
Replies: 11
Views: 431

Teenager BURNS a Pac-Man into his flesh

I don't know if it's been mentioned elsewhere on the forum (I'm new, forgive me!) but this is madness! http://telefragged.com/newsFeed.php?id=273820 This is one of those stories you can file under "JESUS TITTING CHRIST!" A teenage boy has used a laser-etching machine to "brand" himself with an image...
by the_hawk
Wed Jul 09, 2008 11:26 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro Games One Word Association
Replies: 6013
Views: 114120

Orange
by the_hawk
Mon Jun 30, 2008 1:17 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: If you could only recommend one game.........
Replies: 57
Views: 2650

RetroKingSimon wrote:Let's not forget Star Control 2 :D
A truly ace game!

If I could only play one game for the rest of my life it would have to be Speedball 2
by the_hawk
Mon Jun 30, 2008 1:12 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Guilty pleasures
Replies: 37
Views: 1281

Great thread this.

I thought I was alone in liking Battlefield Earth!

I also like Pit-Fighter on the Mega Drive.

That's about as much as I want to own up to right now.
by the_hawk
Mon Jun 30, 2008 12:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 2460
Views: 139932

Hello everybody. I guess it started for me when I got a 2600 for Xmas '83 with Combat, Space Invaders, Frogger & Pac Man. I've never really progressed much beyond the 8-bit machines of the 80's. I can now just about cope with games with 2 fire buttons, one for jumping, one for firing. I love the mag...