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by crusto
Tue Feb 17, 2009 8:03 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The 8-bit GAME COMPARISON Thread
Replies: 1111
Views: 156885

Youve forgotten the awesome megadrive conversion (gauntlet that is). Spot on graphics, fantastic sound and multiple game modes as well.

The best version of the game ever to be programmed imo.
by crusto
Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:04 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: PC Engine - the one that got away.
Replies: 21
Views: 504

I remember my introduction to the PC Engine was a feature in C&VG? I think? The feature had pictures of R-Type, the Jackie Chan beat-em-up, and a driving game. I literally couldn't believe the pictures, the sprites were so damn big. It didn't seem possible on a home system. Im certain the article y...
by crusto
Tue Feb 17, 2009 2:57 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Opinion of the 3DO
Replies: 44
Views: 644

I love nfs on 3do, the crashes were brilliant. A real leap forward in terms of driving sims imo.
by crusto
Tue Feb 17, 2009 2:35 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What did you have back then?
Replies: 19
Views: 414

What did you have back then?

Im sure most of you on here have amassed some great collections. But what did you own back in the day? I didnt have enough foresight to keep hold of all of mine, plus it would have meant not getting the "newer" machines at the time. In the early 80's i inherited my brothers old wooden atari which ga...
by crusto
Tue Feb 17, 2009 2:19 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: PC Engine - the one that got away.
Replies: 21
Views: 504

PC Engine - the one that got away.

What a console that was. Of all the machines I ever had as a child the engine was probably my favourite. If it got released in this country im certain it would have cleaned up (as long as it didnt take the form of the turbo grafx). I got mine for christmas '88. From a mail order company. It was a du...
by crusto
Tue Feb 17, 2009 2:05 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Gradius or R-Type?
Replies: 32
Views: 874

Imo theres nothing in it. Its almost like you cant compare them, theyre both too good. Nemesis holds the better memories for me as I got to play it more cos it was in my moms local! My first experience of r type was on the sega master system and I loved that too. Only got to play an arcade perfect v...
by crusto
Tue Feb 17, 2009 2:00 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Mega Drive Ultimate Collection
Replies: 136
Views: 2719

Hopefully! I cant wait to play some of these on full screen. The Psp megdrive collection strains my eyes too much. And the ps2's in the loft though i would get it down for the updated phantasy stars
by crusto
Tue Feb 17, 2009 1:43 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Mega Drive Ultimate Collection
Replies: 136
Views: 2719

Gutted! I honestly thought it would make an appearance. The Japs dont know how lucky they are with their shiny ps2 remakes. Looks like im gonna have to learn the lingo :?
by crusto
Tue Feb 17, 2009 1:23 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Mega Drive Ultimate Collection
Replies: 136
Views: 2719

Mega Drive Ultimate Collection

Hello everybody!

Im really looking forward to this one. Anyone know anything about the unlockables? Im hoping for Phantasy Star 1 on the master system. My cartridge stopped working about 10 years ago! And i aint got a ms anymore!