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Forum: OT - Entertainment Today, 20:54
Replies: 32
Views: 4,696
Posted By SquawkBox
Umberto Tozzi - Gloria (1979) ...

Umberto Tozzi - Gloria (1979)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Zs7VWqNGHg

...Don't look at me like that, it's ALSO a catchy tune :blased :D !
Forum: OT - Entertainment Today, 20:50
Replies: 144
Views: 18,711
Posted By SquawkBox
Belgica Wave Party - The Wave (1993) Say a little...

Belgica Wave Party - The Wave (1993) Say a little prayer, with a twist :spin !


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZWn1pEWuT0
Forum: OT - Entertainment Today, 20:47
Replies: 23
Views: 1,445
Posted By SquawkBox
Just watched The Rock on my quest to be watching...

Just watched The Rock on my quest to be watching good Connery movies, very average fare filled with uni-dimensional characters I must say. Half an hour of Ok, not great, chemistry between Connery and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 18:08
Replies: 6,407
Views: 1,248,792
Posted By SquawkBox
It's optional, granted. I bought a 5V 2A mains...

It's optional, granted. I bought a 5V 2A mains adapter along with the UMSA, so, for the moment, I'll just keep using it. Maybe using a USB hub itself plugged to the mains could consist in a good...
Forum: OT - Technical Today, 16:11
Replies: 5
Views: 104
Posted By SquawkBox
I use a second hand Cordless Wave Combo MK550...

I use a second hand Cordless Wave Combo MK550 from Logitech on my Mamebox, it's a nice ensemble. The mouse is the Wireless Mouse M310. Be careful if you get a mouse marketed "for gaming". Let's...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 09:54
Replies: 6,407
Views: 1,248,792
Posted By SquawkBox
Heard of the LOLcano...

Heard of the LOLcano (https://4.bp.blogspot.com/-Xver85ZrILk/VCy_plbSxZI/AAAAAAAAMuo/ZV22fhAJIn0/s1600/GIF%2B~%2BLOLcano.gif) ? Here is a small gif(t) ;) .

That's the one I use since July 2020,...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 19 January 2021, 23:04
Replies: 23
Views: 1,445
Posted By SquawkBox
So, no fan of The Rock (1996) among the crowd of...

So, no fan of The Rock (1996) among the crowd of Sean Connery admirers ? Some critics pretend it's the only worthwhile Michael Bay movie :agree :) .
Forum: OT - General 19 January 2021, 19:16
Replies: 21
Views: 674
Posted By SquawkBox
Started to lose my hair during my early 20's...

Started to lose my hair during my early 20's (unusual testosterone concentration in my blood, hereditary factors, both ?), tried a treatment which didn't work at all (Minoxidil based, your mileage...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 18 January 2021, 09:54
Replies: 2,791
Views: 476,071
Posted By SquawkBox
Here's how I would rate each Punisher movies :...

Here's how I would rate each Punisher movies : First one featuring Dolph Lundgren 7.5/10 quite fun actually, second one featuring Thomas Jane 7/10 (watch it if you're a Travolta completist, low...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 18 January 2021, 07:31
Replies: 162
Views: 23,277
Posted By SquawkBox
I started watching a somehow overlooked 80's TV...

I started watching a somehow overlooked 80's TV show, Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985-89). Most of the stories are supposed to be rehashed from the ones of the 50's series, which I had watched in...
Forum: OT - Technical 14 January 2021, 23:40
Replies: 9
Views: 2,123
Posted By SquawkBox
I've had that centre loudspeaker professionally...

I've had that centre loudspeaker professionally checked at "the House of Speakers" this afternoon. Simply put, it works perfectly fine. They told me issue was probably down to the amplifier failing...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 January 2021, 12:08
Replies: 39
Views: 1,911
Posted By SquawkBox
Ah, Silent Service. It was I who petitioned...

Ah, Silent Service. It was I who petitioned Psygore for a WHD Slave of this game... wait WHDload site mentions it's Galahad who released it in 2003 :confused . Anyway, I concur, a hidden gem! Another...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 14 January 2021, 01:56
Replies: 144
Views: 18,711
Posted By SquawkBox
Emilie Simon - Frozen World (OST from 2005 March...

Emilie Simon - Frozen World (OST from 2005 March Of the Penguins), must watch but in original version, they hired another composer for the English dubbing of the Documentary

...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 13 January 2021, 21:11
Replies: 2,791
Views: 476,071
Posted By SquawkBox
They're also super heroes movies, technically...

They're also super heroes movies, technically speaking. Also for the sake of heroic bloodshed plots which many of your fellow countrymen seem to be found of :) .
Forum: OT - Entertainment 13 January 2021, 17:46
Replies: 2,791
Views: 476,071
Posted By SquawkBox
So guys, during your recent binge watching of DC...

So guys, during your recent binge watching of DC / Marvel movies, did you have the opportunity to watch the three Punisher movies ? The one featuring Dolph Lundgren, the one from 2004 featuring...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 13 January 2021, 01:06
Replies: 144
Views: 18,711
Posted By SquawkBox
La Camilla (Army Of Lovers face) - Everytime You...

La Camilla (Army Of Lovers face) - Everytime You Lie (1992) dueeeende :)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVJwdYpP5ZQ

Smash Mouth - Walkin' On the Sun (1997)

...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 12 January 2021, 23:05
Replies: 8
Views: 809
Posted By SquawkBox
Tryo feat. Ogres de Barback, les - Accordéon pour...

Tryo feat. Ogres de Barback, les - Accordéon pour les Cons (accordion for the jerks) (2004)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRcvAQeW2XA

Les Ogres (Fred Burguière aka Frédo and other members...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 12 January 2021, 05:06
Replies: 88
Views: 13,561
Posted By SquawkBox
Whitesnake - Here I Go Again (1987) ...

Whitesnake - Here I Go Again (1987)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WyF8RHM1OCg

Gang Of Four - He'd Send in the Army (1980) Interestingly enough, forty years later, the various themes used...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 10 January 2021, 18:35
Replies: 88
Views: 13,561
Posted By SquawkBox
Klaus Nomi - Total Eclipse (1981) ...

Klaus Nomi - Total Eclipse (1981)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmLk2vSXXtk

Nick Kershaw - The Riddle (1984) Some piece of *ss spotted at 3'34'', just sayin' ;)

...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 10 January 2021, 09:12
Replies: 23
Views: 1,445
Posted By SquawkBox
Last night, I watched Never Say Never Again...

Last night, I watched Never Say Never Again (1983). Certainly, I had watched it many moons ago. The video game in which Bond and the Villain are tasered when they fail to score was familiar, unlike...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 09 January 2021, 10:26
Replies: 88
Views: 13,561
Posted By SquawkBox
Glad you like it! Jean Beauvoir - Feel the...

Glad you like it!

Jean Beauvoir - Feel the Heat (1986) not the official videoclip, this one features a don't tread on me flag at 3'05''. I don't think the latter was inserted afterwards, in a...
Forum: OT - Technical 09 January 2021, 02:11
Replies: 9
Views: 2,123
Posted By SquawkBox
So finally, I did bite the bullet. Last night, I...

So finally, I did bite the bullet. Last night, I cracked open the center satellite and, after some wavering, went on to disconnect the speaker from the plugs before unscrewing it from the plastic...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 January 2021, 05:36
Replies: 254
Views: 26,517
Posted By SquawkBox
Let's put it that way, the ST could be worth...

Let's put it that way, the ST could be worth getting as a cheap alternative to A500 (even today, might be more convenient to accomplish certain tasks on the ST, learning to code in C or ASM, using it...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 January 2021, 07:20
Replies: 920
Views: 74,379
Posted By SquawkBox
I managed to source a generic 6-pin ribbon cable...

I managed to source a generic 6-pin ribbon cable that I plan to use as a replacement for the original SB-Link one (more often than not, the latter is missing from the various bundles / kits on eBay),...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 06 January 2021, 02:44
Replies: 88
Views: 13,561
Posted By SquawkBox
Captain Sensible aka Raymond Burns - Wot! (1982) ...

Captain Sensible aka Raymond Burns - Wot! (1982)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46pUVIJT230

Two Of Us - Blue Night Shadow (1985)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_OKWTqPvqY
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 January 2021, 00:28
Replies: 920
Views: 74,379
Posted By SquawkBox
Well, he didn't say which games he wanted to play...

Well, he didn't say which games he wanted to play so maybe everyday PC would do the job indeed. He mentioned that he had some spares in spades so it's not like he's risking much anyway. PIII overkill...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 January 2021, 17:55
Replies: 920
Views: 74,379
Posted By SquawkBox
errr... Heard of the infamous SSE PIII bug...

errr... Heard of the infamous SSE PIII bug (http://www.vcfed.org/forum/showthread.php?63258-Does-Windows-95-really-have-an-SSE-bug-(Pentium-III)) ? Plus the fact that Coppermines multiplier is locked...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 04 January 2021, 14:57
Replies: 88
Views: 13,561
Posted By SquawkBox
Commodores, the featuring Lionel Richie NOT ;) -...

Commodores, the featuring Lionel Richie NOT ;) - Nightshift (1985)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrkEDe6Ljqs


Air Supply - All Out Of Love (1980) These guys had a hard time gaining a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 January 2021, 12:52
Replies: 22
Views: 1,689
Posted By SquawkBox
Or play them through a C64 emulator, and be done...

Or play them through a C64 emulator, and be done with it :laughing ! Plus the fact that C64 version of U4 has been granted the remastered treatment (enhanced graphics, less bugs & trained), check...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 January 2021, 17:10
Replies: 254
Views: 26,517
Posted By SquawkBox
The Games ~ Winter Edition looks better (obvious...

The Games ~ Winter Edition looks better (obvious for some events e.q. Cross Country or Slalom, less obvious for others) and plays smoother on the ST.
Forum: OT - Entertainment 01 January 2021, 15:07
Replies: 88
Views: 13,561
Posted By SquawkBox
Swing Out Sisters - Breakout (1986) Nod to lovers...

Swing Out Sisters - Breakout (1986) Nod to lovers of brick breaking games ?


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-P67b07z7Qw

Kimera featuring the Operaiders - Lost Opera (1985)

...
Forum: OT - General 01 January 2021, 11:19
Replies: 16
Views: 844
Posted By SquawkBox
Happy new year folks, and don't forget : Staying...

Happy new year folks, and don't forget : Staying at home is a good routine if you want to save lives :p


https://i30.servimg.com/u/f30/16/20/79/88/altctr10.jpg...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 31 December 2020, 17:43
Replies: 920
Views: 74,379
Posted By SquawkBox
Depends if it's an early PIII (indistinguishable...

Depends if it's an early PIII (indistinguishable from PII rated at the same speed except for SSE instructions) or end of cycle models (good for overclocking, but usually running on inferior chipsets...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 December 2020, 13:38
Replies: 22
Views: 1,689
Posted By SquawkBox
A few bugs pertaining to the Amiga version of...

A few bugs pertaining to the Amiga version of Ultima IV are evoked in this wiki entry (https://tcrf.net/Ultima_IV_(Amiga)) from the guys at Cutting Room Floor, more specifically the Hythloth bug (a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 December 2020, 11:40
Replies: 6,407
Views: 1,248,792
Posted By SquawkBox
Since all the controls are up front and very...

Since all the controls are up front and very accessible, I considered I didn't need a remote for my AudioSonic. The one I got before that, who incidentally went up in smoke (probably due to storage...
Forum: Member Introductions 29 December 2020, 01:46
Replies: 4
Views: 615
Posted By SquawkBox
Among the Nostalgia & memories section, numerous...

Among the Nostalgia & memories section, numerous threads about the love some of us have for 8-bit machines / games are to be found. So, if you also had a C64, or a CPC back then, you will see there's...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 December 2020, 00:32
Replies: 920
Views: 74,379
Posted By SquawkBox
Managed to reset (thus restoring my backup after...

Managed to reset (thus restoring my backup after I had to reinstall from scratch) Windows 10 on a faster HDD, so, first thing I tried was PCem (well, 86Box v2.10, basically, it runs in a similar...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 December 2020, 00:10
Replies: 6,407
Views: 1,248,792
Posted By SquawkBox
AudioSonic small CRT TV set, I presume ? It...

AudioSonic small CRT TV set, I presume ? It happens I have one too (a 10'' set fitted with RGB Scart at the back, got rid of the remote though, contacts for the batteries were rusty)! Picture from...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 December 2020, 12:57
Replies: 577
Views: 78,818
Posted By SquawkBox
Probably... probably the Three Stooges, also...

Probably... probably the Three Stooges, also remember playing Mind Walker at some point, though the latter soon hit the shelf. Also, remember playing ECO (aka a Game Of Survival) in the early days of...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 December 2020, 17:14
Replies: 22
Views: 1,689
Posted By SquawkBox
I've read the comments but the question remains...

I've read the comments but the question remains the same, since it has surfaced, how come that NTSC version is not part or SPS (as an IPF), nor part of TOSEC (I just checked) ?
A Genie or, in plain...
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