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Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 November 2019, 20:45
Replies: 24
Views: 1,986
Posted By markpjd
Very true. Which probably made a whole load of...

Very true. Which probably made a whole load of marketing people working for these companies to think.......

*Ah*... *I know*....

PAY-PER-WIN!

but I guess that's a whole other subject in its...
Forum: OT - General 08 November 2019, 20:41
Replies: 56
Views: 4,940
Posted By markpjd
I do run some adverts on my site, be it very...

I do run some adverts on my site, be it very small and non-intrusive ad's. This aims to cover hosting costs (although it doesn't even make it as far as that). It also goes towards the likes of...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 November 2019, 20:25
Replies: 24
Views: 1,986
Posted By markpjd
Yes, I have noticed this in quite a few games. ...

Yes, I have noticed this in quite a few games. There are cases in some games where you would not know that a gap or monster was going to be there, unless you had a crystal ball. However, upon...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 November 2019, 00:11
Replies: 18
Views: 1,485
Posted By markpjd
Can't really say that my Amiga gives off a smell....

Can't really say that my Amiga gives off a smell.

I do however miss that smell of opening a brand new sealed/boxed game and that smell of a freshly printed manual and cardboard... (not that I go...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 November 2019, 00:08
Replies: 24
Views: 1,986
Posted By markpjd
Lightbulb Game difficulty between then and now?

Hi all,

So I fired up a couple of emulators today, namely the C64 and WinUAE. I started playing Treasure Island Dizzy on the C64 and was looking at the differences between that version and the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 April 2019, 13:53
Replies: 25
Views: 1,367
Posted By markpjd
I play/played Tetris Pro a lot, it's my favourite...

I play/played Tetris Pro a lot, it's my favourite Tetris clone. I believe it helps with reaction times and general logic when it comes to things that may occur in life (I guess the same goes for a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 April 2019, 13:48
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By markpjd
Ok, thank you for the info. I will look into...

Ok, thank you for the info. I will look into DPD.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 April 2019, 16:40
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By markpjd
Best postal service to use for an Amiga computer (UK)?

Hello all,

I was just wondering if any of you have sent an Amiga in the post before within the UK, and what service you used/think are the best to use?

I've heard mixed things regarding various...
Forum: News 02 January 2018, 17:47
Replies: 19
Views: 4,125
Posted By markpjd
Yes, they were free originally from what I have...

Yes, they were free originally from what I have read.

Still £1 is pretty good going.
Forum: News 02 January 2018, 01:58
Replies: 19
Views: 4,125
Posted By markpjd
"History of Amiga/Ocean/US PDF books" - (£1)

Hi all,

Thought I'd post this as it may be of interest to some:

https://fusionretrobooks.com/collections/pdf

They have some Amiga/other related books for a £1.
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 13 November 2017, 20:29
Replies: 24
Views: 5,775
Posted By markpjd
Hi, I'm not sure about the blood splatter or...

Hi,

I'm not sure about the blood splatter or shotgun details, but here are some random PD/Shareware/etc top down shooters:

Carnage (http://www.gamescoffer.co.uk/configtest.php?gd=carnage)...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 30 January 2017, 22:27
Replies: 21
Views: 5,730
Posted By markpjd
Kind of OT but I think the game had extra...

Kind of OT but I think the game had extra features/touches when it was ran on an A1200? If my memory serves me right.
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 17 December 2016, 01:31
Replies: 7
Views: 4,706
Posted By markpjd
Or... Gender wars? Go to 9mins 16secs.....

Or...

Gender wars?

Go to 9mins 16secs..

That has squads, a drop ship and some other things you mentioned....

https://youtu.be/Bd5m6Dwj-e4?t=9m16s
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 17 December 2016, 01:15
Replies: 7
Views: 4,706
Posted By markpjd
Hi, Well was on most platforms, but.. ...

Hi,

Well was on most platforms, but.. Sounds kinda like Syndicate.
Forum: OT - Gaming 14 November 2016, 21:16
Replies: 5
Views: 2,339
Posted By markpjd
I think it maybe quite a minefield when it comes...

I think it maybe quite a minefield when it comes to the law.

For example, we all know that some games have been terminated due to 'being too similar to other games' and emulators that have been...
Forum: OT - Gaming 14 November 2016, 17:49
Replies: 5
Views: 2,339
Posted By markpjd
Are 'private game servers' legal?

Hi,

I got into a discussion earlier about private game servers being legal or not (mainly relating to MMO's). Personally, I would have thought that they are obviously illegal and infringe...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 14 November 2016, 17:41
Replies: 115
Views: 18,396
Posted By markpjd
Hi, Man, where do I start: - Waiting to...

Hi,

Man, where do I start:

- Waiting to receive my package of PD games that I just ordered, and the excitement of the postman delivering them.

- Going to the shop and buying a game with my...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 November 2016, 00:02
Replies: 49
Views: 9,185
Posted By markpjd
Todd Rundgren, and these music videos: ...

Todd Rundgren, and these music videos:

Change Myself
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7mH8PaWbi1E
Fascist Christ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hxW4U-SOqN8
Property...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 November 2016, 20:17
Replies: 501
Views: 79,618
Posted By markpjd
Looking good Wayne!

Looking good Wayne!
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 06 November 2016, 14:50
Replies: 10
Views: 6,732
Posted By markpjd
Back stage has some office scenes too.. ...

Back stage has some office scenes too..

http://www.gamescoffer.co.uk/configtest.php?gd=backstage

In German.
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 06 November 2016, 14:46
Replies: 10
Views: 6,732
Posted By markpjd
http://www.gamescoffer.co.uk/configtest.php?gd=dea...

http://www.gamescoffer.co.uk/configtest.php?gd=deadofthenight
Forum: OT - Gaming 03 November 2016, 23:15
Replies: 5
Views: 2,137
Posted By markpjd
Seems to be working here too..

Seems to be working here too..
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 03 November 2016, 23:13
Replies: 9
Views: 3,890
Posted By markpjd
Hi ya, Gravity Force 2 and CJ's Elephant...

Hi ya,

Gravity Force 2 and CJ's Elephant Antics?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 October 2016, 23:17
Replies: 3
Views: 948
Posted By markpjd
Well.. I was looking for some 'Operation...

Well..

I was looking for some 'Operation Wolf style games' but I think ill pass on this one. :D
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 September 2016, 01:33
Replies: 14
Views: 1,790
Posted By markpjd
I remember the game Hugo being featured a lot in...

I remember the game Hugo being featured a lot in morning Kid's shows.

Basically kids would phone in, and have to say "left" and "right" in various scenes involving Hugo to avoid the obstacles on...
Forum: Amiga scene 11 September 2016, 01:57
Replies: 55
Views: 6,482
Posted By markpjd
This... This would be awesome... ...

This...

This would be awesome...

Bejeweled is awesome, used to play it on Facebook whilst at work and seeing as I don't use Facebook anymore, and found the Android version quite dull - I would...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 September 2016, 01:32
Replies: 20
Views: 1,580
Posted By markpjd
NES and N64... Simply because I never owned...

NES and N64...

Simply because I never owned the rest :)

I have some great memories of the NES; Punchout was one of my favourites and Ultimate Air Combat too.

N64... Well, Mario Kart and...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 September 2016, 01:27
Replies: 23
Views: 2,254
Posted By markpjd
So so many to list... But... In terms of...

So so many to list... But...

In terms of hour count, it has to be SWOS. I still play this game for hours in its original Amiga form (despite a ton of crappy remakes).... Funny thing is, I'm not...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 August 2016, 23:18
Replies: 19
Views: 2,291
Posted By markpjd
Gravity Power and Tennis Champs come to mind...

Gravity Power and Tennis Champs come to mind...
Forum: OT - Gaming 21 August 2016, 17:56
Replies: 9
Views: 2,730
Posted By markpjd
You didn't like 'Take Em Out'? Thought that...

You didn't like 'Take Em Out'?

Thought that was pretty good.
Forum: OT - Gaming 20 August 2016, 22:18
Replies: 9
Views: 2,730
Posted By markpjd
Hmm, I'm not really a fan of mobile gaming to be...

Hmm, I'm not really a fan of mobile gaming to be honest.

Of course, Amiga suggestions too would be awesome :)
Forum: OT - Gaming 18 August 2016, 22:52
Replies: 9
Views: 2,730
Posted By markpjd
Hi guys, Thanks for the suggestions. I was...

Hi guys,

Thanks for the suggestions. I was wondering if there is anything more modern? Maybe an indie game or something?
Forum: OT - Gaming 18 August 2016, 01:14
Replies: 9
Views: 2,730
Posted By markpjd
PC Games similar to Operation Wolf?

Hi,

Can anyone recommend a 'point and shoot' game in the style of Operation Wolf or Take Em Out? Kind of like move the mouse around the screen and fire at the targets that pop up.

I was...
Forum: request.Demos 25 July 2016, 23:23
Replies: 15
Views: 5,454
Posted By markpjd
WTF did I just watch.... :D I didnt even get...

WTF did I just watch.... :D

I didnt even get to read the scroller because I was fixated on fanny farts...
Forum: support.WinUAE 24 July 2016, 22:22
Replies: 1
Views: 916
Posted By markpjd
Lightbulb Small suggestion for WinUAE

Hi,

Just a thought. Would the "Load/Save state" button currently under "Misc" be better if it was moved to the "Quickstart" tab screen?
Forum: Member Introductions 20 July 2016, 16:24
Replies: 21
Views: 4,715
Posted By markpjd
There seems to be a market for a lot of rehashed...

There seems to be a market for a lot of rehashed Amiga games. I guess it is an additional small income for them.

However, You can buy the entire Cinemaware collection at the moment on Steam for...
Forum: Member Introductions 19 July 2016, 19:13
Replies: 21
Views: 4,715
Posted By markpjd
Hi, Copyright is a massive black hole. A...

Hi,

Copyright is a massive black hole. A lot of Games companies are reinforcing their copyrights on older games now due to remakes for the mobile/tablet markets.

Another factor is that, if a...
Forum: OT - Gaming 19 July 2016, 19:07
Replies: 5
Views: 2,521
Posted By markpjd
Hi, Ok thanks guys, will have to give some...

Hi,

Ok thanks guys, will have to give some of them a shot :)
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 15 July 2016, 23:36
Replies: 19
Views: 6,746
Posted By markpjd
http://www.gamescoffer.co.uk/configtest.php?gd=fla...

http://www.gamescoffer.co.uk/configtest.php?gd=flashflood
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 13 July 2016, 02:33
Replies: 19
Views: 6,746
Posted By markpjd
Hi, Just going to jump right in here with a...

Hi,

Just going to jump right in here with a list of games where water fills the screen :)

Gravity Force 2:
http://www.gamescoffer.co.uk/configtest.php?gd=gravityforce2


Rainbow Island?
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