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Retro games on iPhone

Post by Mantas » Mon Sep 15, 2008 5:23 pm

I've read that there are quite a few retro emulators on this machine which I am quite keen on. However, one thing puzzles me.............what the heck do you use for controls?

Has anyone got one and how do you find it?

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Post by Antiriad2097 » Mon Sep 15, 2008 5:56 pm

Mantas wrote:what the heck do you use for controls?
Virtual d-pad and buttons on the touch screen.
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Post by SirClive » Mon Sep 15, 2008 6:41 pm

some of the remakes use motion control, like the wonderful 3d deathchase type game.
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Post by Mantas » Tue Sep 16, 2008 2:45 pm

So is it worth getting or should I stick with the PSP and the aging GP32?

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Post by SirClive » Tue Sep 16, 2008 2:47 pm

my mate got one today. Am having a play with it tomorrow so wll hopefully be able to give an opinion then.
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Post by Antiriad2097 » Tue Sep 16, 2008 3:02 pm

Mantas wrote:So is it worth getting or should I stick with the PSP and the aging GP32?
For games, you'd be better off with your old PSP for now. Virtual controls just can't match a proper setup, even one as ropey as the PSP dpad. If someone comes up with a way of attaching an external controller then we could be onto a winner though.
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Post by CraigGrannell » Tue Sep 16, 2008 3:32 pm

SirClive wrote:some of the remakes use motion control, like the wonderful 3d deathchase type game.
What game's that one, then?
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Post by SirClive » Tue Sep 16, 2008 3:58 pm

don't know, michaelf showed it me at Fusion. He is a 'sometimes' poster on here so maybe he will read this and advise.
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