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by Elgin_McQueen
Thu Apr 06, 2006 7:44 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Recommended Joystick/Pads for Emulator gaming
Replies: 33
Views: 7238

I used to use a PCline Tournament pad but picked up one of the PS2 to PC adaptors from GAME today.
by Elgin_McQueen
Thu Apr 06, 2006 7:29 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11740
Views: 520303

Yet it was claimed this was easy.
by Elgin_McQueen
Thu Apr 06, 2006 7:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Strange features in games
Replies: 15
Views: 3026

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Metal Gear Solid did all kind of stuff like this - blurring the boundaries between the game and reality. Everyone remembers the Psycho Mantis boss battle, but there was also the "The Codec frequency you need is on the back of the CD case" bit. You might have spent ages looked for a CD case in the g...
by Elgin_McQueen
Thu Apr 06, 2006 7:23 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: what's the name of the game?
Replies: 9
Views: 929

Possibly Galaga? We had Galaga 90 in the RS gaming League last season and it sounds kinda familiar.
by Elgin_McQueen
Thu Apr 06, 2006 7:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: At which issue did you \"join\" Retro Gamer?
Replies: 64
Views: 7522

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Been here since Issue 1 (spotted in Smiths & attracted like a magnet!). Also have Retro Survival CD. New mag is better than ever, I wasn't sure about no CD but the content more than makes up for it. I subscribe so paying around £3.50 per issue. Keep up the FANTASTIC work guys!! :D :D :D :D Same bu...
by Elgin_McQueen
Sat Apr 01, 2006 10:02 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: RG forum's 100 great retro games—as chosen by YOU!
Replies: 522
Views: 71361

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I got to go for: 37. Star Control II (PC) Note: perhaps we should mention the 3DO version as well..? This game was just awesome. Huge, engrossing, beautiful. A deep, well written plot, a true persistent world (events taking place after a certain amount of time has passed, for example, irrespective ...
by Elgin_McQueen
Tue Mar 28, 2006 7:12 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Game related ringtones on your phone.
Replies: 28
Views: 3473

Where can I get these for my phone?
by Elgin_McQueen
Tue Mar 28, 2006 6:42 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The longest emulator chain?
Replies: 24
Views: 2640

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RandySparks wrote:Damn Mike! I didn't think people actually used nested emulators. This could make an interesting Emulation Nation feature in RG.

I think you're right. :D :D :D
by Elgin_McQueen
Mon Mar 27, 2006 9:58 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro Gaming League about to start...
Replies: 21
Views: 2208

You haven't missed out, just post your score and you're in, somebody can turn up on the last day of the last week of the season, post a score and they're in. No binding commitments either, a few guys don't post scores every week, although if they'd just post one they'd get more league points. Hope w...
by Elgin_McQueen
Mon Mar 27, 2006 6:47 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: MAME...The questions?
Replies: 15
Views: 2139

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As I posted in another thread: Head over to Mameworld.net and download Mame32 then unzip it to your hard drive. Get the Street Fighter 2 rom (called sf2.zip) (WE CANNOT HELP WITH FINDING THIS!) Move the sf2.zip file into the roms folder inside the Mame32 folder (do not unzip it) run Mame32.exe Sele...
by Elgin_McQueen
Mon Mar 27, 2006 6:33 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro Player Haters!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 3717

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Theyre the ones missing out. I got Diddy Kong Racing, Conkers Bad Fur Day, Mario Tennis, Jet Force Gemini, Pokemon Stadium 2, Wave Race 64, Wipeout 64, 1080 Snowboarding and FZero X on N64, plus Tetris and Dr.Mario, Steet Fighter 2 (World Champion edition, sadly not 2 turbo), Super Metroid and The ...
by Elgin_McQueen
Sat Mar 25, 2006 10:04 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Screenshot challenge.
Replies: 11740
Views: 520303

K, since nobody's posting, i'll go next again -



Image
by Elgin_McQueen
Sat Mar 25, 2006 9:46 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Sites that please - put your funny finds in here!
Replies: 16
Views: 2236

http://www.jaypinkerton.com/blog/comicsandshops.html

This guy is awesome, especially his comic section, some home made, others 'altered' from the original text.
by Elgin_McQueen
Sat Mar 25, 2006 9:42 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Retro Avatar, any guesses?
Replies: 7
Views: 1015

LOl, I remember a mate of mine had that, always looked such great fun. Seemed to spend a lot of the time looking for the pieces though.
by Elgin_McQueen
Sat Mar 25, 2006 9:41 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Where did you get your nick from?
Replies: 130
Views: 14931

I've lived in Elgin all my life, at a mates sleepover birthday party when we were 10 or 11 one of either two people called me McQueen, and it stuck as a nickname, nobody knows why!!! :shock: :shock: