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by lanky316
Thu Oct 22, 2009 5:22 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: School Computers
Replies: 44
Views: 1822

Re: School Computers

I vaguely remember using an Acorn computer back in primary school (I think it was one of the only computers in the entire building!), but seeing as I started secondary school in 1997 they had fairly modern computers by then. Mine was pretty much the same, maybe even a couple of BBC Micros at primar...
by lanky316
Thu Oct 22, 2009 5:07 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Watch! Dog!
Replies: 15
Views: 315

Re: Watch! Dog!

We've got one (little rotter just turned 4 months) and were advised to keep him in until he'd had all his jabs. Kind of hard when you need to parade him through a busy high street to get to the vet mind. A "puppy cage" might help as a naughty corner for it. Jackington soon stopped chewing everything...
by lanky316
Tue Oct 20, 2009 8:01 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Does the world really need Epic Mickey?
Replies: 50
Views: 1707

Re: Does the world really need Epic Mickey?

that jack the ripper thing is odd. he is almost mythical....remember apparently some people think sherlock holmes was real.... and the supernatural elements surrounding his story doesn't help. but portraying him as a hero is way f*cking off, if you played him and he was a psycho i could understand,...
by lanky316
Mon Oct 19, 2009 11:26 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Paper Boy - It's Not for Me
Replies: 14
Views: 679

Re: Paper Boy - It's Not for Me

I tried hard to get interested but it never won me over. Simple idea done reasonably well but nothing to get me to look twice, and I never have. Maybe if I'd got a paper round it would have been a useful simulation but as a game it cured childhood insomnia.