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by NintendoLegend
Mon Oct 03, 2011 12:40 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Strange, obscure bits of info stored in the brain
Replies: 17
Views: 650

Re: Strange, obscure bits of info stored in the brain

My wife makes fun of me for knowing far too many useless little bits of trivia about too many subjects.
by NintendoLegend
Mon Oct 03, 2011 12:36 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Not liking pacman
Replies: 34
Views: 827

Re: Not liking pacman

Pac-Man did contribute one very important, revolutionary idea to gaming, though: A recognizable mascot character. Before Pac-Man, the gaming scene was dominated by space-setting shooters and other nondescript settings, but Pac-Man was arguably the first name-brand character that was used as powerful...
by NintendoLegend
Wed Sep 28, 2011 9:25 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What is the most underrated console...
Replies: 110
Views: 4453

Re: What is the most underrated console...

The original Game Boy. Had a profound impact, had some very quality games, but if you look at it today you'd laugh.
by NintendoLegend
Wed Sep 28, 2011 9:25 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: How does it make you feel when people ask off topic question
Replies: 39
Views: 790

Re: How does it make you feel when people ask off topic ques

DPrinny wrote:^ Wrong the answer is none as some ones broken the door and they keep getting out
My bad.
by NintendoLegend
Wed Sep 28, 2011 9:22 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: AAARRGGHH! Get out of my house you 8 legged freaks.
Replies: 31
Views: 622

Re: AAARRGGHH! Get out of my house you 8 legged freaks.

My wife hates spiders. Our relationship works because I am good at killing them.
by NintendoLegend
Tue Sep 27, 2011 2:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Amusing picture thread......
Replies: 2647
Views: 135123

Re: Amusing picture thread......

RetroBob wrote:But the tree is outside the space?
I want to resurrect this and say "Yeah, this -- the tree is outside the space. How can a picture of a tree by a parking space but not in it be considered funny?"
by NintendoLegend
Tue Sep 27, 2011 2:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: How does it make you feel when people ask off topic question
Replies: 39
Views: 790

Re: How does it make you feel when people ask off topic ques

What is the best way to preserve cartridge games?
by NintendoLegend
Tue Sep 27, 2011 2:40 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 31736
Views: 742388

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

Bought a few NES carts off a guy: Roger Clemens Baseball... and 3 more I'm not remembering. :oops:
by NintendoLegend
Tue Sep 27, 2011 2:39 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: most terrifying enemies\bosses
Replies: 27
Views: 567

Re: most terrifying enemies\bosses

Dark Link from Ocarina of Time.

Perhaps not the most truly terrifying, but... unnvering, y'know? A very psychological-warfare kind of boss.

Oh, and the first appearance of the Licker in Resident Evil 2.
by NintendoLegend
Mon Sep 26, 2011 9:54 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: i recommend
Replies: 29
Views: 629

Re: i reccomend

Jagfest_UK wrote:I RECOMMEND a spellchecker :P
Even just a dictionary... or a grade-school education...
by NintendoLegend
Mon Sep 26, 2011 9:51 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What pocket money did you get as a kid?
Replies: 31
Views: 643

Re: What pocket money did you get as a kid?

I did not receive any allowance.
by NintendoLegend
Mon Sep 26, 2011 9:50 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: retro gaming related survey - please help!
Replies: 23
Views: 1718

Re: retro gaming related survey - please help!

1. Are you more interested in? A: Modern Gaming, B:Retro Gaming B: Retro Gaming 2. What are your top five games of all time? 1. Super Mario Bros. (NES) 2. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (N64) 3. Halo: Combat Evolved (Xbox) 4. Final Fantasy VII (PS1) 5. Sonic the Hedgehog (Genesis) 3. Would you...
by NintendoLegend
Fri Sep 23, 2011 1:30 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Im quite proud of myself
Replies: 28
Views: 620

Re: Im quite proud of myself

Totally worth posting, IMHO -- congrats!!
by NintendoLegend
Fri Sep 23, 2011 1:28 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What was the best era in retro gaming?
Replies: 45
Views: 786

Re: What was the best era in retro gaming?

8-bit. Massive personal experience/knowledge/enjoyment bias.
by NintendoLegend
Fri Sep 23, 2011 1:28 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: my eyes ! ( n64 )
Replies: 59
Views: 1586

Re: my eyes ! ( n64 )

I've tried Project 64, but on the first three games I tried on it (Resident Evil 2 and, uh, two other games I'm forgetting), each time it would play along until an inevitable freeze and crash. Would this have been the fault of the emulator, my computer, and/or has the latest update fixed it? /hijack