What did you all get then... :)

When the other folders just won't do!

Moderators: mknott, NickThorpe, lcarlson, Darran@Retro Gamer, MMohammed

User avatar
chewy
Posts: 292
Joined: Fri Jul 20, 2007 8:33 am
Location: Aylesbury/Birmingham

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by chewy » Sat Dec 25, 2010 2:06 pm

Ah I forgot, I also got one of the Pac-Man mugs that change when hot! Awesome :D

User avatar
Hitman_HalStep
Posts: 2291
Joined: Tue Aug 03, 2010 2:21 pm
Location: so near and yet so far

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by Hitman_HalStep » Sat Dec 25, 2010 2:18 pm

a pair of jeans,some cash and medal of honour tier 1.
Image
"i swear the thing is evolving before my eyes,if you see something this big with eight legs heading towards you let me know,i have to kill it before it develops language skills"

User avatar
Shinobi
Posts: 7631
Joined: Mon Aug 04, 2008 5:33 am
Location: The Pride Lands

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by Shinobi » Sat Dec 25, 2010 2:41 pm

360 came free with Batman Lego, Pure and Official wireless pad, Quality Street, Clothes including a Pac Man hoody
Of the Parents

Fallout New Vegas and other stuff of my Girlfriend not saw her yet as we are snowed in
Super Famicom Mefland Story and Magic Sword, PS3 Red Seeds and some mint Jap GBA game + Selection Box of Sister and Brother in Law

Money of Aunt and Uncle and other relatives
Money of both sets of Neighbours
Womans Ginger wig signed with love Krusty :?
"Crush the Old Order and CREATE A NEW SOCIETY!"

User avatar
rossi46
Posts: 4414
Joined: Wed Dec 07, 2005 3:14 pm
Location: melrose
Contact:

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by rossi46 » Sat Dec 25, 2010 2:57 pm

Retro GT hoody with Megadrive pad logo on the front
Ace magnetic darts and board
Ipod Touch
Sony earphones
Hand crafted beads

very happy!
Thoughts and prayers.

User avatar
MC1
Posts: 2045
Joined: Sun Jun 17, 2007 5:04 am

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by MC1 » Sat Dec 25, 2010 3:08 pm

Tons of Lego Atlantis, Halo Megabloks and NERF guns for the kids.

Loads of DVD's and Blu-rays (consists of stuff for me and kids);

A-team
Expendables
Inception
Iron Maiden - Flight 666
The Big 4: Sonisphere
The Sorcerers Apprentice
Wolverine and the X-Men (complete series)
Simpsons series 8 and 10

Game stuff (for me and kids);

New 4 g xbox and kinect for eldest boy
Spider-Man Shattered Dimensions (xbox)
Epic Mickey
Goldeneye 007
Gormiti
God of War: Ghost of Sparta

All in all, tons of bewt stuff. Good job i've got another 2 and a half weeks off work. Merry Christmas !!!!!
Image

User avatar
JetSetWilly
Posts: 9535
Joined: Thu Feb 02, 2006 5:57 pm
Location: We Must Perform A Quirkafleeg!
Contact:

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by JetSetWilly » Sat Dec 25, 2010 3:18 pm

I got the Back to the Future trilogy on Blu-Ray (i bought it ages ago, but got the money off me parents for it). Also got Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel on cd (which I've been after for ages as its an awesome album) and Enemy Territory Quake Wars on 360, which is okish off my sister and her lot. Also got The King of Queens Season 2 on dvd off my brother which I shall watch later with a good alcoholic beverage :D
JSW's Guff Emporium! <- My bit of t'internet.
IronMaidenRule wrote:I want to be a mighty warrior that can give people Vajjazles with a swing of his mighty sword, and also replenish health with communal Merkins!....I would like to be called....Norman!

User avatar
Shiva
Posts: 295
Joined: Fri Aug 13, 2010 5:09 pm
Location: Syndicate HQ (Birmingham)

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by Shiva » Sat Dec 25, 2010 3:47 pm

streets of rage 3, MK vs DC, anime style framed pic of me n misus, new hat, socks, whiskey and some cold hard cash.
That glorious b*stard before Mr X.

User avatar
Servbot
Posts: 253
Joined: Sun Dec 19, 2010 12:32 pm

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by Servbot » Sat Dec 25, 2010 3:50 pm

Wii Balance Board
Epic Mickey, New Super Mario Bros Wii and Donkey Kong Country Returns.

23" inch technika tv, picture is veryyy good, sound not so much, but i'll just stick my sound system into it :)

Was happy to see that epic mickey and donkey dong were both pre orders...so i got cool tshirts with both :)

Hitchcock Dvd Collection :)


best of all..... a nice big cold

User avatar
boggyb68
Posts: 2194
Joined: Mon Mar 19, 2007 9:56 am
Location: On the planet of the Wardrobe Monsters...

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by boggyb68 » Sat Dec 25, 2010 4:00 pm

Well as I started this off..:

I got: The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer on DVD.. bought myself.. ;)
Lynx stuff.. new Excite and a boxed set of 2 shower gels and one spray.. recover and twist
Atari 2600 mug that changes colour when hot
Game COD Black Ops gift card with some cash on it..
Box of York Berry Fruits
Spurs Mug from SirC
Ultraviolet by Paco Rabane

PS3 games: Ferrari Challenge from SirC
Battlefield Bad Company 2
Aliens Vs Predator
Enslaved Odyssey to the West
Bioshock 2
Vanquish
Heavy Rain
Red Dead Redemption (already have it so will swap it for summat else actually put down Undead Nightmare but guy in CEX didn't
read it right).. :)

That's it, not a bad haul at all..

We got an iPad for my boy but no doubt will be using it alot myself.. ;)

Keep on enjoying the night...

Cheers

B.
Pinkle Squirmy Blip Blip Blip

Image

User avatar
nokgod
Posts: 9627
Joined: Thu Dec 04, 2008 4:57 pm
Location: The Blackcountry

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by nokgod » Sat Dec 25, 2010 4:02 pm

Retro related i got:

'Game Over' Slippers with space invaders, and everything :D
Pac Man Stressball,
Pacman ghost (Pinky) keyring
2 X Space Invader keyrings (from two different people)
Space Invaders pump bag
5 pairs of different patterned Space Invaders socks

You seeing a theme here yet....? :lol:

non retro, i got:

A Beano annual :)
Inception on DVD
lots of chocolate
a new phone (Samsung Wave)
'I Shall Wear Midnight' by Terry Pratchett
The latest Clarkson book (name escapes me)
The new OMD CD
A chinese puzzle (i get one every year, it's a tradition)
A couple of T-Shirts
A big tub of 'Flying Saucers' sherbert thingies...yay!
Some mega thick thermal socks (for walking the dog). A godsend!
An 80's themed quiz book.

I'm a lucky chappy! :D
Image
sscott wrote:I thought Tomb Raider was the best game of last gen (and I fuck1n hate the Tomb Raider series!)

User avatar
The Angry Jock
Posts: 4007
Joined: Sun Mar 08, 2009 4:58 pm
Location: In about it

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by The Angry Jock » Sat Dec 25, 2010 4:14 pm

I got absolutely nothing gaming related :shock:

Socks
Jeans
T shirts
Books
a hundred weight of sugary things.
Retropassion reborn
sscott wrote:I fuck1n love the fuck1n Internet and all its fuckin fu(kball opinions. I fuck1n like this fuk(her, I don't fuccckin like this fuckeeer. It's not out yet, that isn't gonna gonna stop me! No sir! and so onnnnnnnnnn........

User avatar
sirclive1
Posts: 1937
Joined: Fri Dec 09, 2005 10:57 am
Location: lancaster

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by sirclive1 » Sat Dec 25, 2010 4:37 pm

A pac man mug
Michael Jackson cd
Alien Boxset on blu ray
Jeans
Jumper
Thorntons Choccies
A kinect & sports game
Expendables on blu ray
A big box of Sports Mixture
Vouchers for waterstones
A pasta maker

Very pleased with that lot.
Luxor the moonprince - Doomguard Slayer

User avatar
felgekarp
Posts: 9351
Joined: Fri May 05, 2006 11:47 am
Location: Earth 3

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by felgekarp » Sat Dec 25, 2010 6:11 pm

Apart from the usual socks, chocolate and short bread biscuits I got
Money
Woolley Hat
Scarf
Top Gear Annual
Viz Annual
Predator Trilogy on Blu Ray
And this piece of awesomness that I've been wearing since I took it out of the box this morning.
Image

It's the hat not the t-shirt by the way, which is also awesome.
Splink!

User avatar
witchfinder
Posts: 3844
Joined: Fri Mar 31, 2006 9:56 am
Location: The Cave of Monsters (AKA Stoke!)
Contact:

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by witchfinder » Sat Dec 25, 2010 6:14 pm

Can't remember everything off the top of my head but notable highlights include:

Red Dead Redemption (PS3)
The "Vintage Games" book by Bill Ligwatsisname
Pac-Man alarm clock (which is f*cking noisy)
Wind up and go Pac-Man and Red Ghost
Quantum Leap Season 4
The latest albums by Kiss and Disturbed
Two pairs of retro gaming themed underpants! (Pac-Man and Donkey Kong)
£80 in cash

Also a few books, socks, beer and miscellaneous other stuff. A decent haul I think! :D
The 100k Challenge - 40 Arcade Classics. 2 MAME Cabs. 1 Average Gamer.
Mastertronic Chronicles - Mastertronic C64 Game Collecting and Reviews
My Youtube Channel (featuring Mastertronic, Funspot, REPLAY and more!)

Image

User avatar
StarshipUK
Posts: 916
Joined: Tue Feb 10, 2009 11:43 am
Location: Chelmsford

Re: What did you all get then... :)

Post by StarshipUK » Sat Dec 25, 2010 6:23 pm

From work this year I got less than usual (probably due to the credit crunch) but got a bottle of white wine, 60 Jaffa Cakes in 6 Cartons and some Elf Underwear with a Elf Hat with a bell on it.

From parents I got some unusual items. Shirts (for work), Underwear, Torch, Washing Up Bowl, Rubber Bath Mat, Toilet Brush and a nice geeky LED watch.

Still waiting to give and recieve some presents from friends I am seeing next week.
I'm gonna burn your house down. With a lemon.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests