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Re: Post Your Interesting Gaming Facts

Post by koopa42 » Mon Mar 09, 2009 4:38 pm

it was also an inevitable lawsuit waiting to happen

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Post by woody.cool » Mon Mar 09, 2009 4:39 pm

koopa42 wrote:it was also an inevitable lawsuit waiting to happen
A mate of mine fell off of something he was holding on to when he kicked it ..... was very funny to see, but it bloody hurt the poor chap.

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Post by TwoHeadedBoy » Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:03 pm

Erm...

49.8% of people believe Alex Kidd is called Alex THE Kidd? Maybe?

The Dreamcast was originally going to be called Mars, to fit in with the Saturn and the (abandoned) Neptune. FACT!
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Post by The Angry Jock » Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:06 pm

I lost my virginity after playing Tekken 3, I won that bet :lol:
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Re: Post Your Interesting Gaming Facts

Post by koopa42 » Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:08 pm

'kin hell - where did you stick the joystick? :lol:

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Post by The Angry Jock » Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:10 pm

koopa42 wrote:'kin hell - where did you stick the joystick? :lol:
Ports 1 & 2 mate ;)
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Re: Post Your Interesting Gaming Facts

Post by krusty40 » Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:21 pm

The Angry Jock wrote:I lost my virginity after playing Tekken 3, I won that bet :lol:
huh? lost your virginity in your dreams or for real? :shock: :shock:
Some advertising campaigns are very long indeed...

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Post by The Angry Jock » Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:23 pm

krusty40 wrote:
The Angry Jock wrote:I lost my virginity after playing Tekken 3, I won that bet :lol:
huh? lost your virginity in your dreams or for real? :shock: :shock:
Ask your mum, I'm sure she'll remember :twisted:
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Re: Post Your Interesting Gaming Facts

Post by koopa42 » Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:27 pm

he's probably already in his w@nk sock now

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Re: Post Your Interesting Gaming Facts

Post by Jeremiah Jones » Mon Mar 09, 2009 7:38 pm

I think I've done the world's fastest playthrough of Castlevania on NES. Does that count?

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Post by aaa » Mon Mar 09, 2009 7:48 pm

This afternoon I completed the world's slowest playthrough of Silent Hill. Just over 15 hours, and I got the bad ending. :oops:
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Post by Frank Chickens » Mon Mar 09, 2009 7:51 pm

The best Phoenix game on the Speccy, Pheenix, was written across the road from me.
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Post by paranoid marvin » Mon Mar 09, 2009 7:51 pm

Seadog74 wrote:Most people will already know this but Continental Circus was supposed to be called Continental Circuits but someone misheard it.
could have been worse I suppose. Imagine if it had been called Incontinent Haircuts?
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Post by Tepid Snake » Mon Mar 09, 2009 8:02 pm

If you put the Mega-CD game Tomcat Alley into a normal CD player, you'll hear a bizarre track with the words 'gay monkeys' repeated over and over again.

There's a similar trick with a few Saturn games- both NiGHTS games and Sonic Jam, when put into your CD drive on your computer, all contain a 'bonus' folder with wallpapers for your desktop.

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koopa42 wrote:it was also an inevitable lawsuit waiting to happen
This actually happened to Taito! They released a pressure-pad-punching arcade game called Sonic Blast Man (the hero of which shows up in a few Puzzle Bobble games) and so many people injured themselves on the machine that they got sued! They still made a sequel a few years later, though...
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Re: Post Your Interesting Gaming Facts

Post by revgiblet » Mon Mar 09, 2009 8:16 pm

If you snap a PS1 CD in half, the game will no longer play correctly.
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