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by AC
Mon Feb 13, 2006 6:07 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Overated Games
Replies: 166
Views: 21297

I don't understand the criticism of Resident Evil's controls.

Left = Turn left
Right = Turn right
Up = Walk forward
Down = Walk backward

:? :?:
by AC
Sun Feb 12, 2006 5:38 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Master System must haves?
Replies: 100
Views: 9598

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RetroBob wrote:Nah, it's not bad... it's terrible.
:lol: Well, at least I didn't think it was terrible.

Kept me quiet on many an afternoon... This was before adolesence though 8)
by AC
Sun Feb 12, 2006 5:35 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Net Yaroze
Replies: 17
Views: 3008

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Hey, cool! That list is gonna come in usefull. I'm gonna try and get some of these (hopefully getting both the mags and discs). It's a shame there isn't an online archive of these and a bit about the bods that did them. Think it would make a nice feature in Retro Gamer also if it were possible to t...
by AC
Sun Feb 12, 2006 3:07 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Master System must haves?
Replies: 100
Views: 9598

The SMS Smash TV isn't bad either.
by AC
Sun Feb 12, 2006 1:37 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Master System must haves?
Replies: 100
Views: 9598

Echo all of the above, especially Wonder Boy III : The Dragon's Trap.

Also look at Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse, and Land of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse.
by AC
Sun Feb 12, 2006 7:15 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Net Yaroze
Replies: 17
Views: 3008

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Enter 68153461 for the level select. AND this one works because, despite what I said earlier, I HAVE got the game and just tried it. Forgot it was the Boulderdash clone. One of my faverourite games. :) Brilliant stuff! Looks like today is a Rocks 'n' Gems day! :lol: For the benefit of everyone else...
by AC
Sat Feb 11, 2006 2:53 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Emulation legal?
Replies: 28
Views: 3311

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Dudley wrote:That makes it legal enough for YOU, it doesn't make the slightest difference to how illegal it would be for them if they weren't hiding in Elbonia.
Gotcha'
by AC
Sat Feb 11, 2006 2:48 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Net Yaroze
Replies: 17
Views: 3008

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Was there ever a compilation disk with all these on? Be nice to have them without having to try and hunt down all the demo disks. To my knowledge there were two compilation demos with a collection of Yarzoe games, although not all of them were put on either compilation. The first compilation's demo...
by AC
Sat Feb 11, 2006 4:57 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Emulation legal?
Replies: 28
Views: 3311

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Dudley wrote:Generally by being hosted in a non-treaty country.
Cheers! That's always been something that bugged me. I know that they also swamp you with warnings to only download the game if you have the original cartridge.
by AC
Sat Feb 11, 2006 4:53 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Net Yaroze
Replies: 17
Views: 3008

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SirClive wrote:there was a great Kick Off clone that I spent tquite a bit of time on. Can't remember the name tho.
Total Soccer. The programmer went to the trouble of including all Premiership and some first division teams with slightly changed names - think early Pro Evolution!
It even had a training mode.
by AC
Fri Feb 10, 2006 7:53 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Posters
Replies: 2
Views: 1070

Ah right, fair enough!
by AC
Fri Feb 10, 2006 7:50 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Emulation legal?
Replies: 28
Views: 3311

Regarding emulation, how do sites with huge ROM archives such as edgeemu evade legislation?
by AC
Fri Feb 10, 2006 7:47 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Net Yaroze
Replies: 17
Views: 3008

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One of the few I played was a 3D version of Soko-ban (warehouse man) where you had to push the crates around... that was pretty good The name rings a bell, but the pushing of crates seemed to be something of a trend for Yaroze games! The two 'pushing' games that spring to mind are:- Pandora's Box: ...
by AC
Fri Feb 10, 2006 6:04 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Net Yaroze
Replies: 17
Views: 3008

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stigodump wrote:Ah pish posh. Soz mate.
It was on a forum and thought it might be worth a go.
No problemo. I remember the magazine reading, "...you'll never see this code again". Never thought it'd be so literal!
by AC
Fri Feb 10, 2006 5:44 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Posters
Replies: 2
Views: 1070

Posters

What's the likelyhood of introducing a few posters in Retro Gamer? I can tell already that some would call it a bit juvenile, but the whole idea of the magazine is re-living one's youth!

Just an idea 8)