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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 11:02
Replies: 4
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Posted By gimbal
And then everyone would be paying the big bucks...

And then everyone would be paying the big bucks because someone long ago made a similar song :/

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2015/mar/10/blurred-lines-pharrell-robin-thicke-copied-marvin-gaye
Forum: OT - Entertainment 21 January 2018, 22:07
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets...

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2239822/).

A movie that could have been the next Star Wars, if only the main character, Valerian, wasn't the biggest douche...
Forum: OT - General 19 January 2018, 22:10
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By gimbal
What a horror story. Attributing it to the Amiga...

What a horror story. Attributing it to the Amiga is not fair though, that was only what you were in the market for when you ran into the nightmares of shipping and third party reselling.
Forum: OT - Technical 18 January 2018, 23:48
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By gimbal
Damn dude, computers really don't like you.

Damn dude, computers really don't like you.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 January 2018, 00:53
Replies: 17
Views: 881
Posted By gimbal
You know nothing, Solid Core.

You know nothing, Solid Core.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 January 2018, 23:04
Replies: 9
Views: 624
Posted By gimbal
You: "There's boots" Me shouting at screen:...

You: "There's boots"
Me shouting at screen: They're pants!


Shit game indeed, one of the shittiest. I didn't think so at the time, the movie had me completely mystified with all it's weirdness...
Forum: OT - Technical 12 January 2018, 22:47
Replies: 3
Views: 217
Posted By gimbal
You can emulate Amiga games on a Raspberry Pi 3,...

You can emulate Amiga games on a Raspberry Pi 3, I think your laptop will not have much trouble with it :) Dosbox neither, I ran both emulators on waaaay slower hardware back in the day.
Forum: OT - Entertainment 09 January 2018, 15:25
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
A few entries that passed my eyeballs: Netflix's...

A few entries that passed my eyeballs: Netflix's Bright. Quite okay, but ultimately not really too out of the ordinary. It's a great concept for something better in a future movie, this ends up being...
Forum: OT - Gaming 05 January 2018, 00:59
Replies: 178
Views: 24,470
Posted By gimbal
Pfff, I'd rather play Doki Doki Literature Club...

Pfff, I'd rather play Doki Doki Literature Club again, it's more fun. And that's a visual novel about cute manga girls baking cupcakes, writing poems and reading books where you have about 8 choices...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 January 2018, 22:39
Replies: 3,733
Views: 513,309
Posted By gimbal
I think that happens at some point as part of the...

I think that happens at some point as part of the story line? It's been a while!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 January 2018, 18:26
Replies: 3,733
Views: 513,309
Posted By gimbal
The Witness. Brain -> exploded. This...

The Witness.

Brain -> exploded.

This game may seem trivial and a little boring at first glance, as it seems all you do is solve an endless amount of maze-type puzzles where you have to draw a...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 01 January 2018, 04:07
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
Re-watched Rogue One with the folks today...

Re-watched Rogue One with the folks today actually. It gets better every time I see it. I guess nowadays I need a viewing or two before I let it just work on the senses, the first time I'm...
Forum: OT - General 01 January 2018, 03:54
Replies: 12
Views: 269
Posted By gimbal
Happy new year! Oof. My stomach is...

Happy new year!

Oof. My stomach is exploding. I pumped so many carbs into my system I don't think I'll sleep until the sugar crash happens :) I don't eat wheat products but on new years I always...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 31 December 2017, 01:16
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
The lame slapsticky humor was the least of my...

The lame slapsticky humor was the least of my concerns, to be honest. It's not like the movie was riddled with jokes. After Rogue One you'd think they understood the secret though: There are always...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 24 December 2017, 17:30
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
The Brothers Grimsby...

The Brothers Grimsby (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3381008/)

I must admit I laughed, but I can't with dignity recommend this piece of filth to anyone. Its not that I was actually grossed out by it,...
Forum: OT - General 24 December 2017, 14:31
Replies: 12
Views: 357
Posted By gimbal
2017 was a real dick. Let's get it over with and...

2017 was a real dick. Let's get it over with and start a good 2018.

Merry Christmas!
Forum: OT - Gaming 23 December 2017, 23:57
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By gimbal
I've been asking myself that for a long time :)...

I've been asking myself that for a long time :) Seems the kind of game where you have to find enjoyment in just cruising and exploring and otherwise roleplay a freelance starship pilot with the odd...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 21 December 2017, 21:57
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi...

Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2527336/).

If you expect this movie to be a huge space opera with lots of gun fights and explosions, a whole bunch of people continuously...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 December 2017, 21:48
Replies: 36
Views: 1,517
Posted By gimbal
I wanted one (and also a Nes mini), but instead I...

I wanted one (and also a Nes mini), but instead I just went the route of RetroPie. Far easier to get and you can just put any game on it that you want for almost any system (including Amiga, although...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 17 December 2017, 21:32
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
Murder on the Orient Express...

Murder on the Orient Express (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3402236/).

This movie is fantastic! A blast from the past, a whodunnit, an old school stylish piece of artwork shown with a true attention...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 December 2017, 18:09
Replies: 41
Views: 5,862
Posted By gimbal
Crack is always bad.

Crack is always bad.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 December 2017, 17:49
Replies: 31
Views: 11,668
Posted By gimbal
... that looks seriously good! Also a seriously...

... that looks seriously good! Also a seriously good use of Tiled, I had no idea you could do things like this with it.

IMO the "entering level BLA" text needs to leave the screen basically at the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 December 2017, 17:22
Replies: 1,687
Views: 207,690
Posted By gimbal
It also wasn't exactly a great game in general,...

It also wasn't exactly a great game in general, to be honest ;) The fact that it still sold 9000 copies on the Amiga that late in its lifecycle amazes me.
Forum: OT - General 15 December 2017, 16:56
Replies: 40
Views: 2,126
Posted By gimbal
Aw, a pet sheep.

Aw, a pet sheep.
Forum: OT - Entertainment 14 December 2017, 15:35
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
The movie is a sequel to the books. A failed...

The movie is a sequel to the books. A failed attempt, anyway :) Don't judge the books by this movie, I've not read them myself yet but everyone I know that has seems to love them very much.
Forum: OT - General 14 December 2017, 15:31
Replies: 32
Views: 1,664
Posted By gimbal
Sorry that this had to happen as he is still a...

Sorry that this had to happen as he is still a very friendly chap, but I'm pretty sure we all know the link to his site from memory by now / is firmly engraved in our browsing histories so mission...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 11 December 2017, 17:13
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
Baby Driver...

Baby Driver (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3890160/). Well, an okay movie. Some good acting, nicely shot and edited and the car racing sequences are spectacular (but in this day and age of endless Fast...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 December 2017, 22:59
Replies: 29
Views: 997
Posted By gimbal
Theme Park Christmas demo. Not the full game of...

Theme Park Christmas demo. Not the full game of course but it is really Christmassy :)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_7j7haz4SWw
Forum: OT - General 10 December 2017, 21:27
Replies: 23
Views: 3,330
Posted By gimbal
Too drunk to put it in the correct thread even :)

Too drunk to put it in the correct thread even :)
Forum: OT - Entertainment 08 December 2017, 22:50
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
Blade Runner did poorly too, people just don't...

Blade Runner did poorly too, people just don't want to pay to see good movies right now apparently. If they do good in circulation then there is still hope.

Speaking of good movies, this video is...
Forum: OT - General 06 December 2017, 17:11
Replies: 40
Views: 2,126
Posted By gimbal
Heck yes as the house is now way, waaaaaaaaay too...

Heck yes as the house is now way, waaaaaaaaay too quiet (but also quite spacious and clean now that it isn't loaded with cat furniture and hairs...).

Just not now, but I'm sure sooner rather than...
Forum: OT - General 05 December 2017, 10:48
Replies: 40
Views: 2,126
Posted By gimbal
Try Instagram. My parents put their dog on there;...

Try Instagram. My parents put their dog on there; it has followers from all over the world and gets mail from New Zealand, Australia, the states, etc. :/

Crazy world we live in where pets have a...
Forum: OT - General 04 December 2017, 22:58
Replies: 40
Views: 2,126
Posted By gimbal
Damn, that's a bear alright! The favorite pass...

Damn, that's a bear alright! The favorite pass time was clearly to pretend to be a rug :)
Forum: OT - General 02 December 2017, 20:09
Replies: 40
Views: 2,126
Posted By gimbal
We were diving through the photo archives...

We were diving through the photo archives yesterday - we found many pictures of many thing we didn't remember we had, and quite a few of Kitty too. Attached two of the better ones to the OP.

Those...
Forum: OT - General 30 November 2017, 22:48
Replies: 40
Views: 2,126
Posted By gimbal
Yeah why not, perhaps just rename this one? I see...

Yeah why not, perhaps just rename this one? I see dear jmmijo also has a few stories to share.

Need more happy stories though, it won't do to have a bunch of crying hairy men ganging up on each...
Forum: OT - General 30 November 2017, 17:25
Replies: 40
Views: 2,126
Posted By gimbal
@Retro1234 it's posts like that why I choose to...

@Retro1234 it's posts like that why I choose to share things on EAB, there is just good folk here :)

@DamienD Beauties. Funny part is that if you take Storm and give her Cloud's hair color, you...
Forum: OT - General 30 November 2017, 01:43
Replies: 40
Views: 2,126
Posted By gimbal
Your beloved pets ;-)

Rest in peace, Kitty

Gut wrenching moment, I don't wish it upon anyone; last Monday I had to make the hard decision and have my cat, Kitty, put to sleep. This is after a hard battle of over a year...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 27 November 2017, 20:20
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
Saw Spiderman: Homecoming yesterday. I enjoyed...

Saw Spiderman: Homecoming yesterday. I enjoyed it, it had funny moments, but of all the Marvel "side stories" like Ant Man, Doctor Strange or Guardians of the Galaxy it is definitely the weakest...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 November 2017, 00:08
Replies: 3,733
Views: 513,309
Posted By gimbal
Well... random personalities is a setting :) You...

Well... random personalities is a setting :) You don't have it turned on by accident do you?

Personally I don't like the default world generation, IMO the game tries to stuff too many AIs into too...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 21 November 2017, 00:00
Replies: 2,123
Views: 301,980
Posted By gimbal
Best movie evar!...

Best movie evar! (http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1192329&postcount=2074) :D
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