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by ArcadeMYK
Thu Nov 15, 2012 4:11 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Nintendo Colour TV Game Description on ebay.jp
Replies: 0
Views: 210

Nintendo Colour TV Game Description on ebay.jp

Hey all, jus found a quote on a sellers description for is Nintendo Colour TV Game on eBay Japan... It made me laugh out loud on the bus, it reads- "Color TV Game 15 This is the World Famous Japanese Game Maker, "Nintendo." Super Mario Brothers, is an example of some of the games that have been put ...
by ArcadeMYK
Wed Nov 14, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From the forum issue 110 - Mike Singleton
Replies: 30
Views: 2515

Re: From the forum issue 110 - Mike Singleton

Due to not being so familiar with his work I had to do a wiki-search to check out his games list and soon realised that he had passed away not so long ago, very sad to discover indeed. Another great from 8/16bit era that we had the misfortune of losing. His game I most remember playing was Shadofax ...
by ArcadeMYK
Sun Oct 28, 2012 1:26 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Games Room 2.0 - moved from West Australia to East Coast..
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Views: 252

Games Room 2.0 - moved from West Australia to East Coast..

So, I moved from Perth to Brisbane a few short months ago and the games room had to be fully packed, moved and now... It's slowly filling the new room that is dedicated to Retro Games s well as bits of other retro-related bits & pieces. The room looked a bit like this on the first or second day we m...
by ArcadeMYK
Tue Sep 25, 2012 11:21 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Your 3 most prized retro gaming items....
Replies: 65
Views: 2041

Re: Your 3 most prized retro gaming items....

1) Atari 2600 Woody 6Switch complete sitting in it's plastic Atari Suitcase carry case. 2) Midnight Resistance Arcade Machine 3) Raiden Project (PAL Version) for PS1 Really not sure of the rarity of the Atari Suitcase carry case ... Found it in a Salvation Army thrift store in Perth(Aust.) around 19...
by ArcadeMYK
Mon Sep 17, 2012 9:33 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related photo's
Replies: 27
Views: 2857

Re: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related phot

The Hardest of All Freds wrote:
ArcadeMYK wrote: Is that a small machine or are you very tall?
Yeh I am about 6foot2, so- kinda tall.
by ArcadeMYK
Mon Sep 17, 2012 9:32 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related photo's
Replies: 27
Views: 2857

Re: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related phot

Retro Star Wars Lego! (Lego Museum Prague, Czech Republic) Umm - here we go again with abuse of the term 'Retro'! Some of those sets are less than two years old! :mrgreen: hahahah - yeh that'd be my complete lack of Lego knowledge showing there.. the Lego Museum was "her idea" so i went along for a...
by ArcadeMYK
Thu Sep 13, 2012 7:24 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related photo's
Replies: 27
Views: 2857

Re: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related phot

From Seattle to Orlando to N.H.??? You really hit the states. Kudos to you for that journey. I guess I take for granted living so close to funspot (under an hour) and I don't go enough. Yeh we started in Vancouver, got a train to Seattle, Flew to San Francisco, Drove to Santa Cruz, then from there ...
by ArcadeMYK
Thu Sep 13, 2012 6:59 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: From the forum issue 108
Replies: 50
Views: 3410

Re: From the forum issue 108

Wipeout 2097 - Nuf Ced. PS.. Did anyone else notice that when they made their playable demo of Destruction Derby 2 (was on Registration Demo 02 for us Aussies) that they kind of shot themselves in the foot by having the fastest car on their best track which had the biggest jump and with that track h...
by ArcadeMYK
Sun Sep 02, 2012 10:02 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related photo's
Replies: 27
Views: 2857

Re: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related phot

From a previous trip in 2008 - This was at Dubai Airport and I didnt even get a chance to have a game :( http://i1071.photobucket.com/albums/u507/MykelSee/VideoGame%20World%20Tour/DB019-EMTimezoneDubaiStylecompletewithshowrides.jpg Also, Can anyone tell me if Trocadero in London has closed? When I w...
by ArcadeMYK
Sun Sep 02, 2012 9:54 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related photo's
Replies: 27
Views: 2857

Re: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related phot

Last gaming pic from that Nov - 2011 to Feb 2012 trip

An Apple Store in Berlin had these old beauties sitting in the front window
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by ArcadeMYK
Thu Aug 30, 2012 10:38 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related photo's
Replies: 27
Views: 2857

Re: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related phot

Alrgith then - these pics wont always lay in Chronological Order due to them coming from separate SD cards... So, when we were in Berlin/Prague we hit the Lego Museum's - now I know Lego isnt always connected directly with Video-Games - but with Star Wars retro Lego - I thought it wasnt too far remo...
by ArcadeMYK
Wed Aug 29, 2012 11:18 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Hot Topic - Best Street Fighter
Replies: 52
Views: 3723

Re: Hot Topic - Best Street Fighter

I've found that a games popularity and excellence really shows in how many clones of it are made after it's release.. SFII: The Original and the Best. For the time it was released it was revolutionary- Big colourful fluid sprites, special moves and fire-balls, accidental combo-system, making gamers ...
by ArcadeMYK
Mon Aug 27, 2012 11:31 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Coin-op Capers
Replies: 37
Views: 2899

Re: Coin-op Capers

Dear Darran and Retro-Gamer Crew,

BRING BACK THE COIN-OP CAPERS FEATURES SOON!!!!

Please.



Pretty Please?..

Make it 8 pages & I'll be your best friend...
by ArcadeMYK
Thu Aug 16, 2012 11:15 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related photo's
Replies: 27
Views: 2857

Re: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related phot

A few more photo's form around the place... Some excellent Star Wars posti-it Note Pixel work in a building in Vancouver http://i1071.photobucket.com/albums/u507/MykelSee/VideoGame%20World%20Tour/013-StarWarsPost-itPixelArtinVancouver.jpg http://i1071.photobucket.com/albums/u507/MykelSee/VideoGame%2...
by ArcadeMYK
Wed Aug 15, 2012 10:57 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related photo's
Replies: 27
Views: 2857

Re: Visit to Funspot last Nov + some other game related phot

But seriously - any of you that do get the chance to travel to America's East side - make this place a stop on your list. Its in Lanconia, only about an hour north of Boston. If you are travelling with your other half or with kids then FunSpot is also Ideal because apart from having probably the lar...