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by markopoloman
Mon Dec 05, 2005 6:03 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Bomb Jack
Replies: 93
Views: 8573

Hooray for Sparky!

Graphics were not that bad - and the Ben D music was ace!

Think I Might have a go later.


Anyone else think the C64 version was good?
by markopoloman
Mon Dec 05, 2005 5:46 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Bomb Jack
Replies: 93
Views: 8573

Hmmm - although BombJack 2 on the c64 was a pile of poo, I quite enjoyed the first one!

Am I the only one that thought it was pretty good????
by markopoloman
Mon Dec 05, 2005 5:24 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: It's here!
Replies: 15
Views: 3911

Fantastic! I was expecting issue 19 to be a breath of fresh air - but this issue is just brilliant! Well done guys - I'm even reading the spectrum bit! :o Like the Zzap!64 feel also! One annoying thing though....... Sitting here typing, I've got the mag on my lap - but the new cover is so shiny and ...
by markopoloman
Fri Dec 02, 2005 1:24 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: The cover (issue 19)
Replies: 57
Views: 9903

Cor blimey Markie!

If the mag is as good as the new Battlestar Galactica - then its going to be THE mag of the decade!


Come 8th Dec...........................
by markopoloman
Fri Dec 02, 2005 1:14 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Here it comes...
Replies: 20
Views: 4506

What time do you guys leave the office?

I think I might just pop down and break in tonight - and grab a few issues!


Then sell them on ebay :lol:
by markopoloman
Fri Dec 02, 2005 2:49 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Retro Ball - Are You Going?
Replies: 10
Views: 1249

God! I wish I could go!

But family and work come first!


Hope to try and make whatever the next event may be though! (depending on if it is not somwhere silly like er Scotland :shock: :? :mrgreen: or Wales :shock: :lol:


Ooooops! Better run and hide quickly before the verbal battering :lol:
by markopoloman
Fri Dec 02, 2005 2:45 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 2473
Views: 141543

Hi everyone - sure I said that in another post somwhere! I'm Mark and am here from RS and RP forums - also the old RG forum :) C64 fanboy and speccy winderupererererer :o Also love the Amiga/NeoGeo/PCEngine/Saturn/Dreamcast and most other systems! er - i'm 35, married with just the 5 kids and live v...
by markopoloman
Fri Dec 02, 2005 2:35 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What's your favourite genre?
Replies: 134
Views: 8595

Hmmmm tough one!

With SO many years of playing SO many games.......

Joint 1st would have to be - Classic platformers (JSW/Monty on the run) and Driving games (Sims and arcade).

2nd RTS

3rd FPS

4th everything else! :)
by markopoloman
Fri Dec 02, 2005 2:31 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: If one game could be remade for today...what would it be
Replies: 81
Views: 10573

I would love to see a full remake of 'One Man and His Droid'! I would spend Hours and Hours playing that - with Rob Hubbards music blairing out of the speakers at full volume - so I couldn't hear my mum shouting at me to turn it down! Simple idea for a game - fetch sheep-like creatures in a particul...
by markopoloman
Fri Dec 02, 2005 2:22 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite Computer
Replies: 93
Views: 13468

Got to be the C64 (as if you didn't know)! What a fantastic bit of kit - OK, so loads of bods go on about how drab the graphics were - but to be honest, growing up with the 64, I never noticed! I remember my best mate and his spectrum - even he would pester me to go back to my house to play on the 6...
by markopoloman
Fri Dec 02, 2005 2:15 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Favourite console...
Replies: 98
Views: 7491

1. Neo Geo
2. PC Engine
3. Dreamcast


That sounds about right for me!

Although Saturn is a VERY close 4th!
by markopoloman
Fri Dec 02, 2005 2:07 am
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Welcome one and all
Replies: 61
Views: 16368

Hello everyone!

My bookmarks are full of retro gaming forums........ seem to spend most of my time reading all of them and trying to post once or twice :?


....... and its always at some stupid hour in the morning!! :shock:



Anyway - nice to have RG back - looking forward to the 8th :D