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You've just finished another AAA title. You want a bit of retro gaming to balance things out and consult your 8-bit collection. Which game are you most likely to fire up first and have a quick go at? And on which system?
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Mine begins with B....
(Arcade, C64 or Master System version)
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Wonderboy 2 on the SMS, or Kung Fu on the NES
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I have a few, mine are Manic Miner, Match Day or kokotoni Wilf on the Spectrum or Monty on the Run on the C64
I just love them
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Bubble Bobble is a great call.
*Edit* oops just spotted the title said 8-bit!
Zynaps, Jet Pac, Football Manager 2, River Raid, Arkanoid.
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Death Wish 3 or Target: Renegade on the Speccy.
If my Plus/4 is set up it will normally be Berks 3 or Mercenary.
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Master System: Sonic Chaos, Enduro Racer, Marble Madness
NES: Kirby's Adventure, SMB3, Tetris
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Manic Miner - Amstrad CPC or maybe either Solar Striker or Balloon Kid on Game Boy.
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I.O. Silver for the Apple II.
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If I wan't a game I can just pick up, play and complete in less than half an hour, Skatin' USA on the Amstrad.
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C64 Impossible Mission, all the way...
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Ghosts N Goblins or the original Zelda
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Midnight Resistance / Chase HQ / Chaos - ZX Spectrum
Super Mario 3 - Nes
Theres loads more but each one fills a certain gap of time so easy enough to pick up and play.
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