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by lavalyte
Tue Mar 07, 2006 12:44 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: My best car boot find yet!
Replies: 69
Views: 7159

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Yeah if you've never seen one, a car boot sale is basically 100 or more "garage sales" in a big field. Oh, I've seen 'em - just not since moving out here... Closest I get to one now is watching daft twerps on "Bargain Hunt" on BBC Canada ;) In Vancouver there's also a sort-of 'perpetual flea market...
by lavalyte
Tue Mar 07, 2006 12:31 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Games you have spent the most time on
Replies: 20
Views: 2345

Cadaver, on the Amiga. I decided to write a walkthrough for it, so I ended up playing the game through far too many times, and spending a lot of time doing things with things that those things were not meant to be have done to them with those other things. I'd say I've expended hundreds of hours on ...
by lavalyte
Mon Feb 13, 2006 10:14 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Tandy Color Computer 2
Replies: 5
Views: 803

Re: Tandy Color Computer 2

Was I the only person in the UK who owned one of these much-neglected machines? --snip I freely admit that I did ask for a Spectrum a year later. 8) But the CoCo 2 still holds a place in my heart. If there are any previous owners, I wonder which model was the most common: 16K, 32K or 64K? I used to...
by lavalyte
Sun Feb 12, 2006 7:18 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What is it that you like about retro gaming ?
Replies: 32
Views: 4036

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stigodump wrote:For me it has to be the chicks.
It's spelt "Qix".
by lavalyte
Sun Feb 12, 2006 7:14 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Your favourite version of R-Type?
Replies: 27
Views: 2858

Re: Your favourite version of R-Type?

I have been playing R-Type alot lately. To try and find the ultimate version of the game I have played the following versions: C64, Spectrum, CPC, MSX, Sega Master System. Snes (Super and R-Type 3), R-Type DX on the GBA and R-Type Final on the PS2. (I know I missed R-Type Delta and a couple of othe...
by lavalyte
Wed Feb 08, 2006 7:20 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is it just me...? Games only I seem to appreciate
Replies: 63
Views: 8128

The Bitmap Bros' "Cadaver". For some reason I loved it and it's basically the only graphical adventure I've ever really completed and mastered. I ended up writing a walkthrough for it, which took months on and off.