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by NintendoLegend
Tue Nov 16, 2010 12:58 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Your Favourite Japlish?
Replies: 54
Views: 1158

Re: Your Favourite Japlish?

A WINNER IS YOU! UGH! Beat me to it!! :lol: This and "I FEEL ASLEEP!" definitely made the quotes portion of my website. I am not even sure if it is Engrish (it might have just been a joke intended this way all along), but I love the angry shopkeeper in Dragon Warrior on the NES who says "I HAVE NO ...
by NintendoLegend
Mon Nov 15, 2010 1:01 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: VHS tapes!
Replies: 233
Views: 8624

Re: VHS tapes!

My best VHS memory: There was a years-long period of my growing up where I was raised by a single mom and did not have much money (not a sob story, just relevant truth). I never had the best stuff (the NES being my own prized exception), but one cheap thing my mom did do for me was use VHS tapes to ...
by NintendoLegend
Mon Nov 15, 2010 10:40 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is our hobby the near-exclusive preserve of morons?
Replies: 43
Views: 907

Re: Is our hobby the near-exclusive preserve of morons?

Not only does every hobby have their representative morons, but all YouTube has done is given them a platform to express themselves more openly, freely, and to a wider audience, without the risk of face-to-face confrontation. They've always been there, I believe. :(
by NintendoLegend
Mon Nov 15, 2010 10:35 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: NES Favorite Games by Genre
Replies: 7
Views: 216

NES Favorite Games by Genre

The more I talk to fellow NES enthusiasts, the more I realize how much genre really matters, and how much I underestimated its significance. I have the pleasure of having a group of Facebook fans that willingly engages in discussion whenever I post a conversational question in my status update. Thro...
by NintendoLegend
Sat Nov 13, 2010 12:45 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Gamer Dreams?
Replies: 26
Views: 561

Re: Gamer Dreams?

Doesn't happen to me a lot , but yes, it has happened to me. I remember growing up (when I had more time, haha), if I played a game really intensely, I mean like 6-8 hours a day for a week+ in a row (almost exclusively RPGs, or games I just became weirdly fixated with -- like my "RBI Baseball Phase"...
by NintendoLegend
Wed Nov 10, 2010 4:32 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What are you currently playing?
Replies: 24042
Views: 472477

Re: What are you currently playing?

Currently playing NES games (as always!) including Chubby Cherub, Willow, Little Nemo in Dreamland, Double Dragon II, and others...
by NintendoLegend
Wed Nov 10, 2010 4:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Great Retro-gaming websites - the sticky thread!
Replies: 329
Views: 60835

Re: Great Retro-gaming websites - the sticky thread!

Are we, um, allowed to promote our own websites in this thread? :oops: If so... NES fans can check out Nintendo Legend to keep tabs on my quest to play and review every American-released NES video game (over 750 total), along with other occasional entertaining content besides the reviews.
by NintendoLegend
Wed Nov 10, 2010 4:22 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Welcome to the new website!
Replies: 54
Views: 21402

Re: Welcome to the new website!

Sweet-lookin' site! I hope to hang out at times to discuss some good ol' NES...