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by Timothy Lumsden
Thu Sep 11, 2014 12:08 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31651
Views: 730993

Re: What games/consoles have you bought this week??

Been a while since I bough anything (having just had a huge clearout), but saw Eternal Darkness and Mario Toadstool golf both for Gamecube in a charity shop for 50p each and had to snag them.
by Timothy Lumsden
Thu Sep 11, 2014 11:59 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Jeff Minter working on a Vita game. TxK
Replies: 33
Views: 747

Re: Jeff Minter working on a Vita game. TxK

Just to be honest for a moment: I bought it (happily) full price, then it became half price literally a week or two later - and now it's free on PS+ (which I have). It's a great game, but that's a dangerous business model - not sure I would buy the next Minter game now at launch. I'm more than happy...
by Timothy Lumsden
Thu Sep 11, 2014 11:53 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: RetroN 5 Thoughts
Replies: 477
Views: 11622

Re: RetroN 5 Thoughts

i've been out of retro gaming for a while - has my eye on one of these ages ago - amazed it's still not out?
by Timothy Lumsden
Thu Sep 11, 2014 11:51 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Why do you buy Retro Gamer?
Replies: 133
Views: 4153

Re: Why do you buy Retro Gamer?

At first it was a bit of a nostalgia fix, but as a lot of the games in it now are ones I never played, I think it's become more of a general fascination about gaming culture. My favourite articles are those like from the archives, with the amusing stories of software houses etc. The great physical l...
by Timothy Lumsden
Thu Sep 11, 2014 11:46 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm baaaack
Replies: 11
Views: 307

Re: I'm baaaack

Welcome back - in fact I'm just getting back on the forum myself today too - stopped for the same sort of reasons as you - just life/time etc.
by Timothy Lumsden
Thu Sep 11, 2014 11:41 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Scotland independence - YES or NO - VOTE
Replies: 308
Views: 3658

Re: Scotland independence - YES or NO - VOTE

Hopefully Labour is paying attention and will realise that parties with social justice platforms do rather well. Not going to come out on either side, but the people of these Isles really do deserve something better - whatever that turns out to be - i'm tired of seeing everyone I know - teachers, me...
by Timothy Lumsden
Thu Sep 11, 2014 11:33 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Which book(s) are you currently reading?
Replies: 1130
Views: 34386

Re: Which book(s) are you currently reading?

Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith and also going back to finish A Clockwork Orange
by Timothy Lumsden
Thu Sep 11, 2014 11:33 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Issue 133
Replies: 46
Views: 2045

Re: Issue 133

First issue I've had time to start reading in a while (thanks slow British trains!) - and now I want a 32x more than I did before - and that was LOT.
by Timothy Lumsden
Wed Jun 18, 2014 5:05 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The PSP collecting thread
Replies: 761
Views: 26494

Re: The PSP collecting thread

I always like Mercury - some good ideas in that game. Is Manhunt any good?
by Timothy Lumsden
Wed Jun 18, 2014 5:01 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Worlds largest Games collection sells for $750,000
Replies: 9
Views: 212

Re: Worlds largest Games collection sells for $750,000

wonder which 20 consoles he had complete collections for?
by Timothy Lumsden
Wed Jun 18, 2014 4:59 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: OlliOlli Thoughts
Replies: 11
Views: 318

Re: OlliOlli Thoughts

It's infuriatingly hard but as a result infuriatingly addictive. When you fail, you always feel as though you know how NOT to fail - and that "this time, you'll do it..." it doesn't always work out that way, but every challenge feels possible - no matter how hard it actually is. Yep, it is hard. A ...
by Timothy Lumsden
Wed Jun 18, 2014 4:55 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Roadblasters On CPC 464
Replies: 8
Views: 300

Re: Roadblasters On CPC 464

Darran@Retro Gamer wrote:cheers for the help guys :)
I was thinking of Outrun. It's age. I just say Outrun now whatever the question
by Timothy Lumsden
Wed Jun 18, 2014 4:53 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Playstation Vita games discussion thread
Replies: 2197
Views: 57020

Re: Playstation Vita games discussion thread

Darran@Retro Gamer wrote:Just got a 64 gig card. Noice!
yer, I think I'm heading that way too - got 3 memory cards on the go now and starting to lose track of what I have on them.
by Timothy Lumsden
Wed Jun 18, 2014 4:52 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: More Vic 20 in the mag?
Replies: 179
Views: 7000

Re: More Vic 20 in the mag?

cool will check out Sky is Falling

I did have the Blitz on my old Android phone (which went pop). Looked cool, but just needed tweek on the gameplay.

Had doodle blitz and jungle crash on my old iphone too
by Timothy Lumsden
Fri Jun 13, 2014 3:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch game recommendations
Replies: 3546
Views: 112799

Re: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch game recommendations

Kero blaster is out on ios. It's by the guy who created cave story on the PC It's ios 7.1 only though but well worth picking up. Retro graphics and sound. A great little game if that'll run on my 4S i'll give it a look - thanks Yeah I've got a 4s. If you're on ios 7.1 you'll be fine. I'm on ios 7.0...