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by retromax
Sat Mar 20, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: silly crazes!
Replies: 48
Views: 1924

Re: silly crazes!

Yeah I had the socks too :lol: orange, pink, yellow and green which were worn as odd pairs!!!, then early 90's kids were wearing Grolsch beer bottle tops on their shoes!!!!... oh dear, my School was right near a glass recycling plant so we would dangerousley walk on the piles of bottles getting the ...
by retromax
Sat Mar 20, 2010 7:20 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Porkys (1982 movie)
Replies: 14
Views: 734

Re: Porkys (1982 movie)

I also have the Region 1 set with Porky's and Porky's II.

Classic 80's stuff :)
by retromax
Sat Mar 20, 2010 7:16 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Bill And Ted: Whats your favourite?
Replies: 49
Views: 4312

Re: Bill And Ted: Whats your favourite?

Excellent Adventure dude!!............ You can't even compare!
Yes I do own them both.... on VHS & DVD :D
And both OST's too on CD, the music from the first is way better than the second.... I did buy the Kiss single from Bogus Journey though when it was out :wink:
by retromax
Sat Mar 20, 2010 7:09 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: VHS tapes!
Replies: 233
Views: 8592

Re: VHS tapes!

I had a big collection of VHS well over a 1000.... well half of them are still in my Parents attic (my old cinema LOL) a few hundred in my attic and a few hundred in my shed. VHS was going for a few decades before a replacement came along.... after only a few years of DVD's they are now on their way...
by retromax
Sat Mar 20, 2010 6:54 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: MAME Question
Replies: 19
Views: 328

Re: MAME Question

If you don't want all the clones showing up in your games list in Mame32 on the folder list click "Available" then right click on "Available" and click on "Custom filters"... then in the custom filters options check the box that says "Clones" and then your games list will only show the parent roms.....
by retromax
Mon Mar 15, 2010 2:11 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Retro TV that nobody seems to remember...
Replies: 282
Views: 12501

Re: Retro TV that nobody seems to remember...

Anyone remember Benji Zax and the alien prince.... or Small Wonder???
by retromax
Sat Mar 13, 2010 2:10 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation
Replies: 57
Views: 3768

Re: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation

Something's been slightlly bothering me since I installed the tv, as it was set up in the Catalyst control panel as a Pal Tv when the attract mode scrolled text it was sort of juddery (like an NTSC DVD playing Back at PAL framerate..... so I changed it to NTSC output which cured the juddering but it...
by retromax
Thu Mar 11, 2010 6:36 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What Films/TV Have you Watched Recently?
Replies: 14572
Views: 236034

Re: What Films/TV Have you Watched Recently?

Watched Robocop on Sky the other night.........Classic!
Also Watched Gran Torino which I thought was good film.
by retromax
Thu Mar 11, 2010 6:34 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Corey Haim RIP
Replies: 25
Views: 445

Re: Corey Haim RIP

Yeah despite all the bad stuff it never changed my opinion on some of my favourate 80's films, I have the region 1 dvd's of License to Drive, Lost Boys, Lucas & Dream A Little Dream........... obviousley at the Height of his fame I had a teenage sister so I grew up watching the films.
by retromax
Wed Mar 10, 2010 9:26 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation
Replies: 57
Views: 3768

Re: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation

Just completed it about 30 mins ago..... cost me 80p :lol: ..... 4 credits :(
But............ at least i'm the one that empties the coin box :wink:
by retromax
Wed Mar 10, 2010 9:24 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation
Replies: 57
Views: 3768

Re: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation

This thread rules! I love Chase HQ, and not just because it's one of the few games I can complete in the arcade on a single credit! :P Great game and one of the few arcade titles I completed. I found some cabs let you spin the wheel and thats the one that I finished it on the other type has a steer...
by retromax
Wed Mar 10, 2010 9:11 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation
Replies: 57
Views: 3768

Re: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation

Oh................ Let's have a coin meter :D

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by retromax
Wed Mar 10, 2010 4:31 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation
Replies: 57
Views: 3768

Re: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation

It's that 5th stage for me..... if you hit any other cars you've blown it!!!
by retromax
Wed Mar 10, 2010 4:23 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation
Replies: 57
Views: 3768

Re: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation

RetroKingSimon wrote:This thread rules! I love Chase HQ, and not just because it's one of the few games I can complete in the arcade on a single credit! :P
Thanks!

I've only ever done it on 2 credits...........so far........
by retromax
Mon Mar 08, 2010 4:32 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation
Replies: 57
Views: 3768

Re: Chase HQ Cabinet restorulation

Well just when I thought everything was finished a few months ago there was a small thing I wanted done..... a working Coin mech & credit board. I've had a microswitch fixed at the back of the coin release to add credits as I wasn't too sure how to go about this as everywhere i've read about using M...