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by carl_retrotext
Mon Sep 30, 2013 3:41 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

Re: On this day in History.

September 29 1995

Playstation is released in the UK it costs £299.

September 29 1996

Nintendo releases the Nintendo 64 video game system in North America. Price is US$199.95.
by carl_retrotext
Thu Sep 26, 2013 3:24 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

Re: On this day in History.

26 September 1983 On this day Atari Desserts E.T. (!) The Atari video game burial was a mass burial of unsold video game cartridges, consoles, and computers in a New Mexico landfill site, undertaken by American video game and home computer company Atari, Inc. in 1983. The goods disposed of through t...
by carl_retrotext
Mon Sep 23, 2013 2:37 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

Re: On this day in History.

This day in 1889 Nintendo Founded on September 23, 1889 by Fusajiro Yamauchi, it originally produced handmade hanafuda cards. By 1963, the company had tried several small niche businesses, such as cab services and love hotels. Abandoning previous ventures, Nintendo developed into a video game compan...
by carl_retrotext
Sun Sep 22, 2013 5:38 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

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On this Day 1982, the Jupiter Ace goes on sale.

Today 1997 UK shoppers meet Parappa the Rapper.
by carl_retrotext
Sat Sep 21, 2013 3:00 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

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September 21 1991 1991 - NEC releases the NEC PC Engine Duo video game system in Japan. This combines the PC Engine with the CD-ROM2 in one case, and extra memory for the Super CD format. Also, NEC releases the NEC PC Engine LT handheld console game system, with 4-inch screen, built-in speakers, and...
by carl_retrotext
Fri Sep 20, 2013 2:50 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

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On this Day 1984 Acornsoft Release Elite for the Beeb.
by carl_retrotext
Thu Sep 19, 2013 2:45 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

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snowkatt wrote:^ and the release of the playstation isnt ?
That was Sept 9th,19th prolly a territory announcement today or something so you are not wrong.

Its harder to get the 'facts' than I thought!
by carl_retrotext
Thu Sep 19, 2013 2:43 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

Re: On this day in History.

Nintendo release Gameboy Micro this day in 2005
by carl_retrotext
Wed Sep 18, 2013 2:33 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

Re: On this day in History.

On this day 1987- Sega Release Master System.
by carl_retrotext
Tue Sep 17, 2013 10:21 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

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On this day, Firebird Release Spectrum classic.
17 September 1986

Firebird release THRUST, a version of Atari's Gravatar. on their Budget £1.99 range.
One of the best remakes for the Spectrum.
by carl_retrotext
Sat Sep 14, 2013 4:12 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

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On this Day 2001, Nintendo Release the GameCube in Japan.
by carl_retrotext
Fri Sep 13, 2013 2:45 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

Re: On this day in History.

morning,

today in 1984, Commodore released the Commodore 16.
by carl_retrotext
Thu Sep 12, 2013 3:28 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

Re: On this day in History.

On this day, The IC is first demonstrated.
1958 - At Texas Instruments, Jack Kilby demonstrates the world's first integrated circuit, containing five components on a piece of germanium half an inch long and thinner than a toothpick.
by carl_retrotext
Wed Sep 11, 2013 3:35 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

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On this Day the IBM 5100 saw release in 1975

the first ever lap top!

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by carl_retrotext
Tue Sep 10, 2013 2:04 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: On this day in History.
Replies: 46
Views: 1631

Re: On this day in History.

Today in History.

2007 - Sony releases a new PlayStation Portable.

The new version is Thinner, lighter and has a longer battery life than its predecessor.

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