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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 May 2005, 10:19
Replies: 9
Views: 1,902
Posted By Bombjacker
You're right Drake1009. URL should now be...

You're right Drake1009.

URL should now be working for those who can't be bothered to cut and paste.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 May 2005, 10:13
Replies: 40
Views: 3,760
Posted By Bombjacker
If that's the case Akira, maybe you should look...

If that's the case Akira, maybe you should look most of the posts on this thread.

Hardly about retrogaming are they? And that includes one of your posts.

If you are suggesting that Microsoft...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 May 2005, 14:18
Replies: 70
Views: 5,223
Posted By Bombjacker
The problem with intros of a movie like nature,...

The problem with intros of a movie like nature, such as Another World, is that they have led onto terrible things such as the overuse of FMV interludes that we have today. I still have fond memories...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 May 2005, 13:57
Replies: 9
Views: 1,902
Posted By Bombjacker
Freeware Retro Remakes

There are many old school classics that have made for the PC, some are very good such as Head Over Heels and T4 Funeral (a Turrican remake).

What do you think are the best freeware remakes?
What...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 May 2005, 13:40
Replies: 83
Views: 7,900
Posted By Bombjacker
The success of Nintendo and Sega (for a while at...

The success of Nintendo and Sega (for a while at least) and the complete failure of the CD32 speaks for itself.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 May 2005, 02:40
Replies: 27
Views: 2,606
Posted By Bombjacker
I haven't played on an actual Amiga for probably...

I haven't played on an actual Amiga for probably 6 or 7 years, maybe more. My A1200 (which I regretably swapped my A500 and well over 400 (albeit copied) games to get) is in my parents loft and has...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 May 2005, 02:29
Replies: 323
Views: 37,619
Posted By Bombjacker
Whirligig and Quadralien are two games I remember...

Whirligig and Quadralien are two games I remember for their badness in the gameplay department. Quadalien just didn't make any sense. It was complete wrongness.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 May 2005, 01:53
Replies: 83
Views: 7,900
Posted By Bombjacker
The CD32 was crap. Just didn't do anything...

The CD32 was crap.

Just didn't do anything to persuade anyone with half a brain to purchase it.

It wasn't much more than an A1200 with a CD drive (without the keyboard).

The Megadrive and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 May 2005, 01:14
Replies: 40
Views: 3,760
Posted By Bombjacker
Microsoft

Microsoft
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 June 2004, 16:04
Replies: 17
Views: 1,978
Posted By Bombjacker
As I have owned an Amiga (A500 & A1200) and a...

As I have owned an Amiga (A500 & A1200) and a Megadrive I'm completely aware of the above. I wish people would stop coming to stupid conclusions about my WISH for an easier and more compatible...
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 June 2004, 12:18
Replies: 17
Views: 1,978
Posted By Bombjacker
Thanks for the suggestions but I do know my way...

Thanks for the suggestions but I do know my way around winuae and ways of getting games to work but its just a bit of a pain to have to try many different configs to get a game working. I'm lazy you...
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 June 2004, 10:38
Replies: 17
Views: 1,978
Posted By Bombjacker
Configuration isn't complex for those that...

Configuration isn't complex for those that understand all the different chips the Amiga had, which I do but some of the settings that are required for some games don't make any sense as virtually all...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 June 2004, 00:22
Replies: 34
Views: 2,766
Posted By Bombjacker
What are your top ten games from the 8-bit era?

What are your ten favourite games from the 8-bit console and computer era?

Mine are:
Bombjack
Match Day
Head Over Heels
Pyjamarama
Way of the Exploding Fist
Yie Ar Kung Fu
Pssst
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 June 2004, 00:01
Replies: 17
Views: 1,978
Posted By Bombjacker
Amiga emulation has a long way to go before it...

Amiga emulation has a long way to go before it reaches the levels achieved for the Megadrive or SNES. Too many wrteched custom chips that varied between machines. It's an emulation nightmare. How I...
Forum: News 07 June 2004, 23:56
Replies: 86
Views: 14,444
Posted By Bombjacker
Stunt Car Racer just slipped my mind. There are...

Stunt Car Racer just slipped my mind. There are so many good games on the Amiga that it's easy to forget one.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 June 2004, 23:46
Replies: 670
Views: 60,154
Posted By Bombjacker
Obsessed much me thinks! :nuts

Obsessed much me thinks! :nuts
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 June 2004, 23:39
Replies: 10
Views: 1,189
Posted By Bombjacker
Hello neighbour. The best of the bunch were...

Hello neighbour.

The best of the bunch were probably Final Fight CD, Batman Returns (as previously said only for the driving) and Ecco CD (as said before the music was very atmospheric and suits...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 June 2004, 23:17
Replies: 244
Views: 23,297
Posted By Bombjacker
I used to like Spherical quite a lot. Don't ever...

I used to like Spherical quite a lot. Don't ever here it mentioned much. It was a rip-off of an arcade game called Solomon's Key (I liked that a lot too) but had the added bonus of two-player...
Forum: News 07 June 2004, 23:04
Replies: 86
Views: 14,444
Posted By Bombjacker
1. Kick Off 2 2. Player Manager 3. Dungeon...

1. Kick Off 2
2. Player Manager
3. Dungeon Master
4. Elite
5. Goal!

Purely chosen on the games I played the most, so my choices will probably never change. Although I do still have a soft spot...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 June 2004, 22:44
Replies: 51
Views: 3,510
Posted By Bombjacker
Why is Test Drive second? :confused I...

Why is Test Drive second? :confused

I remember when that first came out and it was crap back then. The only reason why people bought it was becsue it was the first driving game of that type on...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 June 2004, 17:57
Replies: 214
Views: 13,976
Posted By Bombjacker
Never said CE was bad because it is in the same...

Never said CE was bad because it is in the same genre as Gauntlet and that all games in that genre are crap or overated, or that any game from a genre is overated becasue another game following used...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 June 2004, 11:00
Replies: 65
Views: 3,848
Posted By Bombjacker
Sorry Shatterhand, misinterpreted what you said...

Sorry Shatterhand, misinterpreted what you said and your original post does indeed say tha you think SWOS is the best Sensi Soccer game, which it almost certainly is. :D
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 June 2004, 10:56
Replies: 214
Views: 13,976
Posted By Bombjacker
There is in Gauntlet 4 for the megadrive. ...

There is in Gauntlet 4 for the megadrive.



From your argument about the differences between Gauntlet and CE making them uncomparable, I'm surprised you made the comparison between Shadow Dancer...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 June 2004, 16:30
Replies: 214
Views: 13,976
Posted By Bombjacker
there my post has been changed just to please Mr...

there my post has been changed just to please Mr Pedantic. :sleep
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 June 2004, 11:06
Replies: 214
Views: 13,976
Posted By Bombjacker
Yes it does, but Alien Breed is just Gauntlet...

Yes it does, but Alien Breed is just Gauntlet with aliens.



I'm devaluing it just becasue it's a clone, but becasue it's an inferior clone, just as the Alien Breed series were.



It's not...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 June 2004, 13:16
Replies: 214
Views: 13,976
Posted By Bombjacker
I never said that all Bitmap Bros games were crap...

I never said that all Bitmap Bros games were crap or that I didn't like them.

I just think they are amongst the most overated games on the Amiga. They were good but not as good as the reviewers in...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 June 2004, 10:04
Replies: 65
Views: 3,848
Posted By Bombjacker
Shatterhand said 'I think SWOS is the best...

Shatterhand said
'I think SWOS is the best Sensible Soccer game (As everyone else, I think)'

I think you should check the poll votes.

41:58 in SWOS' favour is not everyone else thinking SWOS...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 June 2004, 09:57
Replies: 214
Views: 13,976
Posted By Bombjacker
I think virtuall every game by the Bitmap Bros. ...

I think virtuall every game by the Bitmap Bros.

Xenon II - I quite liked it but is was a disappointment afeter all the hype.

Magic Pockets - agree with the earlier posts.

Cadaver - no that...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 June 2004, 11:07
Replies: 65
Views: 3,848
Posted By Bombjacker
Although there were lots of unnecessary expansion...

Although there were lots of unnecessary expansion disks for the Kick Off games and aprt from extra time for Kick Off, they all largely sucked. But at least there is significant differences between...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 31 May 2004, 13:55
Replies: 42
Views: 6,815
Posted By Bombjacker
I agree with JohnnyWalker Head Over Heels...

I agree with JohnnyWalker

Head Over Heels has to be the best remake!

Considering the game is freeware the gfx are fantastic.

Everyone should check this one out.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 May 2004, 02:07
Replies: 51
Views: 3,510
Posted By Bombjacker
Arkanoid for me.

Arkanoid for me.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 May 2004, 02:05
Replies: 65
Views: 3,848
Posted By Bombjacker
Amateurs play SWOS. Professionals play Kick OFF...

Amateurs play SWOS. Professionals play Kick OFF 2/Goal!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 May 2004, 01:53
Replies: 25
Views: 2,060
Posted By Bombjacker
Kick Off 2 - the best football game (not SWOS -...

Kick Off 2 - the best football game (not SWOS - that's for those with no skill) on the Amiga and it still hasn't been beaten for playability, except for possibly Goal!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 May 2004, 01:50
Replies: 214
Views: 13,976
Posted By Bombjacker
SWOS Crap football game that all those who...

SWOS

Crap football game that all those who didn't have the skill to play Kick Off 2 or Goal! loved up.
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 01 April 2003, 14:03
Replies: 467
Views: 138,020
Posted By Bombjacker
Thumbs down Re: Gauntlet

There were a few arcade conversions released by US Gold that never made their way to the Amiga. Gauntlet was one of them and Roadrunner and Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom were the other two....
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 31 March 2003, 12:08
Replies: 467
Views: 138,020
Posted By Bombjacker
Gauntlet

You can cross Gauntlet off your MIA possible list as it was never released for the Amiga. A conversion was done for the Atari ST which was more popular than the Amiga at the time because it was about...
Forum: support.Games 02 February 2003, 12:48
Replies: 0
Views: 868
Posted By Bombjacker
Question Impact

I can't remember how to get the sound running on the Breakout clone Impact. I have been away from the Amiga emulation scene for a while. University is taking up too much of my time. Cheers to anyone...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 September 2001, 12:34
Replies: 85
Views: 6,713
Posted By Bombjacker
@Akira How dare you slag off the speccy! You...

@Akira

How dare you slag off the speccy! You even mentioned how it looked. How games look is for graphic tarts, remember? The spectrum was a fantastic machine. Okay the colours and sound were...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 September 2001, 01:09
Replies: 19
Views: 2,877
Posted By Bombjacker
I have never ever played an Infocom game. Have I...

I have never ever played an Infocom game. Have I missed some great games? I remember them being very popular in the '80s.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 25 September 2001, 00:46
Replies: 71
Views: 9,614
Posted By Bombjacker
They are not in it as far as I know. I played it...

They are not in it as far as I know. I played it for about 40 hours (not in one sitting I must add) and never saw one!:mad

I think there might be some info about it on the Frontier Development...
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