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by retromax
Tue Jul 12, 2011 1:50 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: VHS tapes!
Replies: 233
Views: 8554

Re: VHS tapes!

I picked up a Stereo VHS recorder last year in cash convertors for £4.00 :D , I also got one from freecycle too.... seeing as I gave 3 top of the range ones away on freecycle a few years back then ended up needing one :x
by retromax
Sat Jul 09, 2011 8:01 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: VHS tapes!
Replies: 233
Views: 8554

Re: VHS tapes!

Excellent stuff! That's another good thing about having loads of VHS tapes knocking about, you always find old adverts on them. I've got Indiana Jones and Die Hard taped somewhere, and it has the Mario 3 Advert on it "Mario! Mario!" not to mention anything from ITV always had the "Diet Coke Break" ...
by retromax
Sun Jun 26, 2011 3:45 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31646
Views: 730457

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

junkmale wrote:Bought this thing from China yesterday.....

http://www.dealextreme.com/p/p1-4000-ga ... -4gb-81661

Should be 'interesting' when it arrives?
mmm.... you'll have to keep us updated on that... whatever it is... google has no 'solid' info on it!!
by retromax
Sun Jun 26, 2011 1:26 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31646
Views: 730457

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

Wow... havn't posted in this thread for a while!!! anyhoo, I picked up a clear (crystal) pretty mint Gameboy Pocket in a Nintendo soft carry case with 2 games at the carboot this morning for £6, didn't feel the need to haggle as it was worth £6 to me :) Also picked up a boxed Dell Bluetooth keyboard...
by retromax
Sat Apr 16, 2011 8:01 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The best comedy movies ever....
Replies: 58
Views: 972

Re: The best comedy movies ever....

Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
boy did that make my sides ache!!!
by retromax
Mon Apr 11, 2011 9:27 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The best comedy movies ever....
Replies: 58
Views: 972

Re: The best comedy movies ever....

First of all .......ANY Marx Brothers films :lol:
And then there are just so many... so to look at someone mentioned further up.... Richard Pryor... i'll pick one that's usually forgotten and that's 'Moving' :D
by retromax
Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:01 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: 12" mixes!
Replies: 46
Views: 2185

Re: 12" mixes!

My favorite 12" was Jack and Chill The jack that House built Space Dub Mix. For the life of me I can't track it down anywhere. The MP3 that is, I'm not paying £50 for a crappy 80's house record! Is that the longest song title in this thread? ( Jack and Chill The jack that House built Space Dub Mix ...
by retromax
Fri Mar 18, 2011 12:32 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Classic 80's Cartoon Songs and Intros
Replies: 55
Views: 10014

Re: Classic 80's Cartoon Songs and Intros

Oh and this one too :D
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LxrON0RB ... re=related
although here in the UK they were Hero's :D
by retromax
Fri Mar 18, 2011 12:28 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Classic 80's Cartoon Songs and Intros
Replies: 55
Views: 10014

Re: Classic 80's Cartoon Songs and Intros

Liamh1982 wrote:Ulysses 31 intro link here!
After reading the thread title that was the one I was gonna say!!.... thought i'd check the post first though :D

oh and Dogtanian too :lol:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P-xO72s5EBY
by retromax
Sat Feb 19, 2011 11:13 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Poundland specials....
Replies: 20
Views: 908

Re: Poundland specials....

Last year I got the Virtua Fighter PC game and also Sega Rally from Poundland :D I also get black spray paint from there... Used it on all my arcade related resorations... can get 5 tins for the price of one in Hal'frauds' :wink: Also got 2 USB strip light thingy's that I used for the marquee on my ...
by retromax
Tue Jan 18, 2011 11:10 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: MUSIC
Replies: 14
Views: 1387

Re: MUSIC

oli_lar wrote:
JazzFunk wrote:808 State - Cubik, how bloody ace were 808 State, the mancunian marvels???!!!!! :
Pacific is my fav - great tune.
My fav 808 state is 'The only Rhyme that bites' :lol:
by retromax
Mon Jan 17, 2011 11:24 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: MUSIC
Replies: 14
Views: 1387

Re: MUSIC

All sorts on the current mp3 disc in the car a right old mis-match of stuff including....... Jeff Lynne 'Video' They Might be Giants 'Birdhouse in your soul' Edelweiss 'Bring me edelweiss' :lol: Ultravox 'Vienna' Daft Punk 'Da Funk' Beatles 'Lady Madonna' Sum41 'Makes No Difference' Ambassadors of F...
by retromax
Mon Jan 17, 2011 11:10 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: 12" mixes!
Replies: 46
Views: 2185

Re: 12" mixes!

ZXSabreman wrote: I have loads of eighties stuff, I have a huge Pet Shop Boys(Vinyl and cd) collection, they have been my favourite band since 85 when West End Girls came out.
The 12" mix of 'Always on my mind' is great.......... the big build up and it's great when it kicks in :D
by retromax
Mon Jan 17, 2011 10:53 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Food/Drink from the past
Replies: 368
Views: 26097

Re: Food/Drink from the past

I remember getting a 'Lilt' rip-off as a kid called 'One Cal', I think they did a few other flavours too.
Oh and 'Logger' bars :D .... he he... with it's Monty Python Lumberjack-type song advert :lol:
by retromax
Mon Jan 17, 2011 10:48 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Robocop *movie and game
Replies: 96
Views: 3710

Re: Robocop *movie and game

Watched Robocop again the other night with my son, when it was finished it was time for some arcade action on the game :D
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