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From the forum question for issue 58

Post by Darran@Retro Gamer » Thu Nov 06, 2008 5:36 am

It's the christmas issue next month, so our question is the following.

What game will you be playing Christmas Day?
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Post by Team Alfie » Thu Nov 06, 2008 5:47 am

I'll be playing this season's ultimate party game: Guitar Hero World Tour. Most likely strumming all on my own to Dinosaur Jr.'s Feel The Pain.
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Post by David » Thu Nov 06, 2008 5:50 am

None :(

I will be driving an hour each way to go for dinner with family, with a month old baby in tow :?

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Post by ShadowMan » Thu Nov 06, 2008 5:50 am

I'll no doubt be playing Megaman... in Tatsunoko Vs Capcom, either that or a bit of Rockband 2. Anything to ignore the family :D
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Post by psj3809 » Thu Nov 06, 2008 5:51 am

I'll be re-enacting an 'old skool' Xmas from the 80's by playing Commando and Bomb Jack on a Speccy emulator ! I'll be recreating 1985 all over again !

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Post by The Master » Thu Nov 06, 2008 5:58 am

"Hide the sausage", with a bit of luck... :D
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Post by Bub&Bob » Thu Nov 06, 2008 7:23 am

In keeping with the true meaning of Chrismas, rather than the commercial disgrace its now become, I will be playing Bible Adventures on the NES.



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Post by yethboth » Thu Nov 06, 2008 7:26 am

Manhunt 2 on both PS2 and Wii to compare both versions and to see what all the fuss was all about.
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Post by Rinoa » Thu Nov 06, 2008 7:34 am

Hopefully one of the following: Tomb Raider Underworld, Siren Blood Curse or Fallout 3 (all for the PS3). I'll keep my fingers crossed!

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Post by ToxieDogg » Thu Nov 06, 2008 7:34 am

yethboth wrote:Manhunt 2 on both PS2 and Wii to compare both versions and to see what all the fuss was all about.
You'll be disappointed....especially playing the retail versions...:(

I'll likely be playing mainly Banjo: Nuts & Bolts or Smackdown vs Raw 2009 this year. But as I get Smackdown tommorow and Banjo next week, there's still time for me to get Fallout 3 or Gears Of War 2 by Dec 25th...

My mum and dad have bought me a nice shiny new laptop for Xmas too, so I'll probably also be playing 'trying (and failing) to sort out the settings on my wireless router' on Xmas night.
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Post by acharris05 » Thu Nov 06, 2008 7:37 am

i'll most likely start out playing motorstorm, then onto the Buzz game and scene it to get the party spirit going with the family.
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Post by Mootown » Thu Nov 06, 2008 8:11 am

Christmas Nights - erase current save, start again and re-open the presents! It's the only game to play on Christmas day!

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Post by Dark Reaper » Thu Nov 06, 2008 8:12 am

I'll be playing either the traditional Christmas game "How much turkey can I eat without being sick or passing out?" or possibly Guitar Hero: World Tour. Probably not both though as that could lead to another embarrassing Christmas visit to A&E. :D
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Post by jdanddiet » Thu Nov 06, 2008 8:16 am

Most likely one of those awful DVD quiz games "with the family".

Last year we played the James Bond one. Me versus everyone else (my mum, dad, sister, wife, aunt, uncle, sister-in-law, father-in-law and mother-in-law) and I still thrashed 'em; so think it will be a different one this year. 8)
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Post by SirClive » Thu Nov 06, 2008 8:23 am

I would love to say Rock Band 2 or Guitar Hero World Tour, but I think the real answer will be Lego Batman as the Lego games are the only ones the good lady will play.
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