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by RivaOni
Mon Jul 10, 2006 6:35 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse
Replies: 66
Views: 4699

Thats where the missus got to, where you flip toy town, it messed with her head she says.
by RivaOni
Mon Jul 10, 2006 6:11 am
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Polybius
Replies: 17
Views: 3600

by RivaOni
Mon Jul 10, 2006 6:08 am
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: Cleaning N64 Cartridges
Replies: 10
Views: 2688

Cleaning N64 Cartridges

A few months back my local Gamestation decided to sell all their unboxed cartridges for £1 so naturally I picked up what I thought were good and got some amazing bargains. Anyway, I also picked up Conkers Bad Fur Day, I noticed that the card bit that slots into the console was a bit grimey looking,...
by RivaOni
Mon Jul 10, 2006 6:03 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse
Replies: 66
Views: 4699

Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse

I remember playing this as a young'un round at a friends after school but never ever owned my own Mega Drive up until last year, I frequently go in the charity shops in Bedford and a couple of months back found The Terminator, Lemmings and this at £6 for the lot, of course I snapped them up, but ha...
by RivaOni
Mon Jul 10, 2006 5:57 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: My Retro Blog
Replies: 18
Views: 1979

not so much a retro blog as my general gaming rants, if your interested that is:

Super Sonic Carwash
Edited.
by RivaOni
Mon Jul 10, 2006 5:56 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Thursday's Charity shop trawl
Replies: 6
Views: 895

wow, great finds, ive not done bad in the apst from charity stores, 3 Mega Drive games (The Terminator, Castle of Illusion and Lemmings) for £6 and a obxed, unused Gameboy Color (the dark green/blue one) for £10
by RivaOni
Mon Jul 10, 2006 5:53 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Shmups for GBA ?
Replies: 12
Views: 1319

I cant reccomend Alien Hominid enough! and its only £8 in Game or on their website! It's certainly kept me entertained for the past few weeks :D
by RivaOni
Wed May 03, 2006 4:08 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What was your Arcade Hi-Score name?
Replies: 45
Views: 5331

When I was about 8, it was my initials DAW. Then later on, while I was at school, because of my first name being Duane, I "earned" the nickname Dibley, so I'd put DIB in. Nowdays I just put RIV.
by RivaOni
Tue May 02, 2006 4:04 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Worse Game In The World EVER.....Round 1 Heat A
Replies: 29
Views: 2817

Only games there I've played are Halo and TunnelB1, the latter made me feel ill somehow.

Plus Halo wasnt all bad, Halo 2 wasnt as good though
by RivaOni
Mon May 01, 2006 6:18 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Xbox Live Gamertags
Replies: 10
Views: 944

im on the old xbox as Riva0ni (thats a zero) I play Rainbow Six 3: Black Arrow, Timesplitters Future Perfect, Battlefield 2: Modern Combat, Halo 2, Far Cry Instincts, Doom 3, Forza Motorsport, Project Gotham Racing 2, OutRun 2, Burnout Revenge, Midtown Madness 3, Crimson Skies, Street Fighter Annive...
by RivaOni
Sat Apr 29, 2006 11:51 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Outrun 2006 problem
Replies: 3
Views: 512

Probably is, its not THAT popular a title, I think the same happened with the original OutRun 2 release, after a handful of weeks, no one played it online anymore.
by RivaOni
Fri Apr 28, 2006 1:10 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Polybius - The Truth
Replies: 163
Views: 45351

Re:

I thought the article was excellent, by the way, and thought that RivaOni combined reasonable skepticism with a healthy respect for Steven and his story very well. I would like to second this :D It was a good balanced article. So when is RG going to do an article on ‘myths and rumours’ covering...
by RivaOni
Thu Apr 27, 2006 10:06 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Polybius - The Truth
Replies: 163
Views: 45351

Thats what I tried to do but all my investigations led to dead ends.
by RivaOni
Wed Apr 26, 2006 4:18 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Definitive version of Resident Evil?
Replies: 16
Views: 1255

I was talking about the original, hence why I only mentioned Resident Evil, not 2, 3:Nemesis, Code Veronica, 4 etc. :)
by RivaOni
Wed Apr 26, 2006 12:50 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Polybius - The Truth
Replies: 163
Views: 45351

Well its ready and published, although it'll eventually be moved to a future, retrospecific area of Gamepulse thats in the works.

Polybius A Piece of Gaming Folklore