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by jdanddiet
Fri Sep 12, 2008 8:11 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: LDC Hand Held / Tabletop Article
Replies: 38
Views: 2354

What memories you have evoked! Munchman that yellow round one, ha i had that and astrowars!

Also had one where you played a caveman, think it was kind of brown rock effect plastic - any idea what it was called?
by jdanddiet
Fri Sep 12, 2008 8:07 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite 8-bit vertical shooters?
Replies: 47
Views: 1317

I used to love Flying Shark on the spectrum.

Another one that springs to mind is Xenon 2 on the Megadrive.
by jdanddiet
Fri Sep 12, 2008 5:54 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Apple PC's Anyone ??
Replies: 11
Views: 428

small items like game cassettes as it costs 40p just to list the item and that's before they start taking a cut of your selling price. Surely if you have 99p start price then the listing fee is only 5p? Although I do think EBay have a good thing going with Paypal (owned by....?), nice little earner...
by jdanddiet
Fri Sep 12, 2008 4:34 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Game Music
Replies: 61
Views: 1828

Thanks everyone that's plenty to be looking into!
by jdanddiet
Thu Sep 11, 2008 4:06 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Game Music
Replies: 61
Views: 1828

Game Music

Go easy: my first thread started! Apologise if this has been discussed before, but I really love game music (also film scores, but that's for another forum...). Particular faves of mine are Strider, SOR2 and Silpheed (on the Mega Drive/CD), Sanxion and They Stole a Million (C64), Xenophobe and Ping ...
by jdanddiet
Thu Sep 11, 2008 3:53 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Apple PC's Anyone ??
Replies: 11
Views: 428

Never mind the wife nagging, if I had this much stuff I wouldn't be able to get through the bloody front door!
by jdanddiet
Thu Sep 11, 2008 3:34 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A WARNING to all NEWBIES
Replies: 133
Views: 4719

psj3809 wrote:Too late. Some guy called A.Daley (new poster) said he had a joblot and has sold 40 of them to us already. Still hasnt arrived though, said he was sending it straight away from Nigeria. Sent 200 quid western union to him.
:D
by jdanddiet
Thu Sep 11, 2008 3:19 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A WARNING to all NEWBIES
Replies: 133
Views: 4719

...so i gather now's not the time to see if anyone wants to make me an offer for my copy of Mire Mare :D
by jdanddiet
Thu Sep 11, 2008 2:54 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A WARNING to all NEWBIES
Replies: 133
Views: 4719

Right I'm back. What did I miss?
by jdanddiet
Thu Sep 11, 2008 11:35 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: 9/11 - Crikey it's been 7 years...
Replies: 40
Views: 1243

I was on holiday in Northern Cyprus, just taking in the news that my Gran had died back home and my OH saying don't worry next few days will be the safest to fly...
by jdanddiet
Thu Sep 11, 2008 11:30 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Remember CB Radio
Replies: 75
Views: 6876

In one of the Ricky Gervais podcasts, Rick and Stephen Merchant take the pee out of Karl Pilkington 'cos he used be into CB radio. It's very funny but can't remember which episode it was, and they do make it sound very pointless!
by jdanddiet
Wed Sep 10, 2008 8:19 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Shove it!
Replies: 3
Views: 287

the your sinclair speccy one was GoBearGo and it was ace.
by jdanddiet
Wed Sep 10, 2008 4:00 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Does anyone remember......(1)
Replies: 10
Views: 402

it was one of the first speccy games i bought, but I didn't like it that much, preferred Way of the exploding fist
by jdanddiet
Tue Sep 09, 2008 9:45 am
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: X-Wing Feature?
Replies: 6
Views: 847

personally, I've had enough of reading about Star Wars games at the moment but that's not to say it's not a good idea, I love TF too.
by jdanddiet
Tue Sep 09, 2008 9:40 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Special offers! List them here!
Replies: 654
Views: 53900

There used to be this little store near where I live that sold loads of second hand PC games, as well as PS1, MD, GB, GBA etc etc, a real little Aladdin's Cave. Lovely chap used to run it, often had high prices but could easily be talked down. A typical negotiation, when I saw original big box versi...