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Post by Fishsta » Wed Sep 21, 2011 9:45 am

I nominate you to do it on The Simpsons or Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
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Post by witchfinder » Wed Sep 21, 2011 10:07 am

Fishsta wrote:I nominate you to do it on The Simpsons or Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Nah, they're boring games - the real challenge is earlier games like Pac-Man and Donkey Kong. 100k is obviously possible but really takes some studying of the game!
The 100k Challenge - 40 Arcade Classics. 2 MAME Cabs. 1 Average Gamer.
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Post by jdanddiet » Wed Sep 21, 2011 10:19 am

good stuff mat, I'll pimp it later on my blog.
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Post by Fishsta » Wed Sep 21, 2011 11:05 am

witchfinder wrote:
Fishsta wrote:I nominate you to do it on The Simpsons or Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Nah, they're boring games - the real challenge is earlier games like Pac-Man and Donkey Kong. 100k is obviously possible but really takes some studying of the game!
I purposely chose games where you score points 1 at a time. A high score of 100,000 would be impossible!

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Post by witchfinder » Wed Sep 21, 2011 12:19 pm

Fishsta wrote:I purposely chose games where you score points 1 at a time. A high score of 100,000 would be impossible!
Ah, I see... shows how much I know about those games! ;)
The 100k Challenge - 40 Arcade Classics. 2 MAME Cabs. 1 Average Gamer.
Mastertronic Chronicles - Mastertronic C64 Game Collecting and Reviews
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Post by JetSetWilly » Wed Sep 21, 2011 3:39 pm

Another day, another update. Batman The Movie on the Speccy, this time
http://guff-emporium.blogspot.com/2011/ ... -1989.html
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Post by jdanddiet » Wed Sep 21, 2011 4:54 pm

Another mini-making of, this time Ball Breaker

http://jdanddiet.blogspot.com/2011/09/m ... eaker.html
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Post by DPrinny » Wed Sep 21, 2011 4:59 pm

Plonked up my recent TNA/WWE PPVs reveiws

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Post by NintendoLegend » Thu Sep 22, 2011 1:04 pm

NintendoLegend.com one-year anniversary today! Some site tweaks/enhancements, partnership with J2Games.com, announcement on the mainpage detailing everything. Times are good.
Nintendo Legend -- one retro gamer's quest to play and review every NTSC-region NES game!

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Post by NintendoLegend » Thu Sep 22, 2011 1:05 pm

witchfinder wrote:
Fishsta wrote:I purposely chose games where you score points 1 at a time. A high score of 100,000 would be impossible!
Ah, I see... shows how much I know about those games! ;)
I will consider following your progress, as I think it is a cool idea, if you enable Name/URL comments. :)
Nintendo Legend -- one retro gamer's quest to play and review every NTSC-region NES game!

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Post by JetSetWilly » Fri Sep 23, 2011 5:32 pm

A Mega Drive title this time, and it's the most excellent Comix Zone!
http://guff-emporium.blogspot.com/2011/ ... -sega.html

Also, had a look at a favorite movie of mine, Event Horizon:
http://guff-emporium.blogspot.com/2011/ ... mount.html
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Post by jdanddiet » Sat Sep 24, 2011 5:12 pm

^^ nice to see you posting a bit more Mike!

Some photos and asides from my day at the Eurogamer Expo yesterday:-

http://jdanddiet.blogspot.com/2011/09/e ... -2011.html
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Post by witchfinder » Mon Sep 26, 2011 4:22 pm

First week summary for my challenge is now up - some significant increases on a few classics!

http://witchfinder-100k.blogspot.com/20 ... mmary.html

If anyone wants me to link to their blog just shoot me a PM... :)
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Post by jdanddiet » Mon Sep 26, 2011 4:32 pm

witchfinder wrote:First week summary for my challenge is now up - some significant increases on a few classics!

http://witchfinder-100k.blogspot.com/20 ... mmary.html

If anyone wants me to link to their blog just shoot me a PM... :)
I've scratched your back...
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Post by Megamixer » Tue Sep 27, 2011 7:38 am

Felt like tearing into a shitty game so here's a review of Guardians of the 'Hood, a nasty 90's scrolling beat 'em up by Atari:
http://darkstalker90.blogspot.com/2011/ ... rcade.html
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