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by 8bitgamer
Sun Dec 14, 2008 8:59 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Great NES games that nobody has heard of
Replies: 20
Views: 666

Blaster Master was actually quite popular back in the day and even spawned a Genesis sequel.
by 8bitgamer
Fri Sep 26, 2008 9:24 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Like to read, don't like to play.
Replies: 33
Views: 1062

Re: Like to read, don't like to play.

theMot wrote:I find these days im more into reading and study old games rather than playing them.
If you like to read about old games, you may be interested in my book, which you can read up on by clicking on the link below.
by 8bitgamer
Fri Sep 26, 2008 9:22 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Xbox (original) must-have games
Replies: 184
Views: 8997

Buffy the Vampire Slayer (Xbox exclusive)
Tecmo Classic Arcade (also exclusive)
by 8bitgamer
Fri Sep 26, 2008 9:20 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Is Killing In Video Games A Sin?
Replies: 35
Views: 1464

Video games are simply pushing buttons to cause virtual things to happen. Hurts no one. Most avid gamers would never hurt a fly.
by 8bitgamer
Fri Sep 26, 2008 9:18 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What games/consoles have you bought this week??
Replies: 32085
Views: 807314

I found a new-in-the-box Atari 2600 Jr. at a thrift store for $20!
by 8bitgamer
Sun Jul 06, 2008 8:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Taito Legends 2
Replies: 47
Views: 3449

I've recently been playing Fairy Land Stories and enjoying the heck out of it. Funny title, but great non-scrolling platformer.
by 8bitgamer
Sun Jul 06, 2008 8:25 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Your favoutire gaming mags of yesteryear.
Replies: 122
Views: 9031

Electronic Games
Joystik
by 8bitgamer
Sun Jul 06, 2008 8:23 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: 'Amazing' games that just didn't float your boat
Replies: 128
Views: 6076

Re: 'Amazing' games that just didn't float your boat

I never could get into Zelda Windwaker. Too much time in the boat.
by 8bitgamer
Sun May 18, 2008 7:55 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Top 10 Video Game Books
Replies: 33
Views: 2316

Top 10 Video Game Books

The new issue of Game Informer has a listing of the top 10 video game books of all time: 1. Masters of Doom 2. Phoenix The Fall & Rise of Videogames 3. Snow Crash 4. The Ultimate History of Video Games 5. Confessions of the Game Doctor 6. Opening the Xbox 7. Lucky Wander Boy 8. Game Over: Press Star...
by 8bitgamer
Sun May 11, 2008 5:38 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Best Classic Remake of Classic Game
Replies: 32
Views: 2083

Best Classic Remake of Classic Game

What is your favourite classic remake of (or sequel to) a classic game.

Examples would be:

Robotron 64 (Nintendo 64)
Tempest 2000 (Jaguar)
Asteroids (PlayStation)
by 8bitgamer
Sun May 11, 2008 5:35 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Video Game Trader is "Calling all Experts!!"
Replies: 34
Views: 1968

Hi Videogametrader. Yes I'd love you to bend me over and do me out of my valuble spare time so that you can earn X bucks....Flagg I doubt that Video Game Trader is a very lucrative business. I'm betting someone out their with lots of time on their hands (unmarried, no kids) and an interest in being...
by 8bitgamer
Sun May 11, 2008 5:30 pm
Forum: High Scores & Speedruns
Topic: Mr do
Replies: 25
Views: 8438

Mr. Do! is my favorite game of all time. I even wrote a "Greatest Game of All Time" piece about Mr. Do! (SNES version) for Game Informer a couple of years back.
by 8bitgamer
Sun May 11, 2008 5:10 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Mario Kart Wii
Replies: 318
Views: 10391

I'm amazed by how well the steering wheel works. Kudos to Nintendo for making it more than just a gadget.
by 8bitgamer
Mon Apr 28, 2008 12:25 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What are you currently playing?
Replies: 24642
Views: 531691

Mario Kart Wii
Mario Superstar Baseball (Game Cube)
by 8bitgamer
Mon Apr 28, 2008 12:25 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What difficulty do you usually play your games at?
Replies: 69
Views: 3247

Normal or Hard. I like a challenge, but not insanity.