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by ArcadeMYK
Fri Oct 31, 2008 9:09 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Retro place to go in London ?
Replies: 17
Views: 2259

Mate, Trocadero does have a huge list of retro Coin-Op's, you just have search around for them in there. and yeh also for Coin-ops check out The Casino on Tottenham Court Rd (mentioned above by KatzKatz) has lower level basement full of old goodies including a huge screened multi-game retro machine ...
by ArcadeMYK
Thu Oct 30, 2008 8:59 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Greatest video game names
Replies: 101
Views: 2722

Batty on C64... well if you were a boy who played batty it could lead all sorts of wrong impressions.. ----------------------- Operation Wolf ----------------- Squish-em -------------- Phantasmagoria (was taken off the shelves in Australia due to its gory graphic content) ------------------- DOOM - ...
by ArcadeMYK
Fri Oct 24, 2008 8:50 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: 3DO
Replies: 15
Views: 515

Road Rash man, it has been unbelieveably well refined since it's 16bit outings..

and those cut scene videos are just hilariously Cheesey.

...anyways who can resist getting air off a granny with a walking frame??
by ArcadeMYK
Thu Oct 23, 2008 8:59 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Who's your fave character on Street Fighter II?
Replies: 52
Views: 1097

back when I used to play it on a 386 IBM in primary school, it was Guile, all Sonic Boom's, Flash Kicks and that mean spinning back-hander...

but since playing it in the arcade & on consoles it would have to Ryu for sure
by ArcadeMYK
Thu Oct 16, 2008 8:19 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is music important in a video game?
Replies: 27
Views: 725

WIPEOUT 2097 on PS1... need I say more... Playing the DEMO of WO2097 I was firstly awestruck at the sheer speed, gameplay and futuristic look fo the whole thing, not to mention that FMV intro that made me drool all over the old PS1 pad. After buying the game and finding out that none other than The...
by ArcadeMYK
Wed Oct 15, 2008 7:18 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite Racing Games
Replies: 169
Views: 5691

C64- Speed King64 & Pit Stop I & II Megadrive - Super Hang-On (newly acquired & currently playing) SNES - Rock'N'Roll Racing 3DO- Road Rash (Cheesy cut scenes to the MAX haha) & Need For Speed PS1- Micromachines V3, Wipeout2097 then GranTurismo 1 then 2 PS2- Gran Turismo 3 - buy a car (pref 180SX) a...
by ArcadeMYK
Fri Oct 10, 2008 8:52 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What are you currently playing?
Replies: 24051
Views: 474300

Mario Bros. GBA, playing it on my DS heavy...

oh and also Ultimate Mortal Kombat III DS..

Get my Megadrive II + MegaCD up and running this weekend = sore eyes, sore fingers and annoyed girlfriend hahaa 8)
by ArcadeMYK
Sun Oct 05, 2008 5:23 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Games you've bought but not played yet
Replies: 83
Views: 2887

A sad story... Well i bought a Megadrive and Mega-CD with a bunch of games about 2 months ago but have not been able top play them due to the crap TV that was supplied for us in out flat does not pic up the picture from the megadrive Scart lead or Aerial plug!!! its is seriously killing me.. have be...
by ArcadeMYK
Sun Oct 05, 2008 5:03 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What are you currently playing?
Replies: 24051
Views: 474300

Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 on the DS.. arcade perfect conversion.

Its the first time I have ever played UMK3 or even MK3 and realised that Sindel is one of the best characters to use.

I just wish i could hook it up to my tele ala PSP style..
by ArcadeMYK
Wed Oct 01, 2008 8:27 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Worst game you've played - 2008
Replies: 114
Views: 3634

havent played a lot new stuff since being away from AUS & living in London for 6 &1/2months now, so RETRO-wise I'd have to give it to two of the most crap games ever made for the PS1 High Octane - (Futuristic wipeout rip-off 3D racer) extremely poor visuals & gameplay.. that killed it for me and Zer...
by ArcadeMYK
Mon Sep 29, 2008 8:43 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What is a Jaffa cake?
Replies: 41
Views: 1114

Its the thing that Tim in Spaced finds in his coat pocket after watching the old StarWars Trilogy with Brian and Daisy!
by ArcadeMYK
Fri Sep 12, 2008 7:55 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What game do you feel addicted you beyond any other
Replies: 49
Views: 1578

Quite a few for me even from way back in 89 when i first sat down in front of our family's first PC... All these games kept me glued to their varying sized screens for unhealthy amounts of time... i am sure most of you can relate =) Atari 2600 : Joust and Gorf C64 : CaliGames Surfing, Zynaps, Slapfi...
by ArcadeMYK
Tue Sep 02, 2008 7:40 am
Forum: High Scores & Speedruns
Topic: Midnight Resistance - Arcade
Replies: 2
Views: 862

Midnight Resistance - Arcade

Hi guys, Aussie Mike here, currently Living in London (West Ken).. Seeing if anyone out there plays this game and if so what kind of highscores they have gotten. On One credit I have managed 494,700 (i own the machine back home so practice comes cheap) BUT I still cant kill that flying dragony thing...