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Old 29 October 2010, 12:18   #1
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hi!

Heya all,

I was checking that forum since some weeks and i decided to say hi in a "non-anonymous way" !

First time i saw an Amiga i was 6 (omg that was more than 20 years ago!), it was a A500, and we had the same one at home not much time later. Got a A1200 when the A500 didn't work anymore and discovered lots of good things (Turrican, ProTracker...)

Now I don't use an Amiga anymore (tho there is still a A1200 at my parents' ), but i still play sometimes to Amiga Games via WinUAE.

What to say more, i'm a web developer, i live near Paris in France, and everyday at work i'm listening to old tunes i found at unexotica site with Deliplayer (that kinda rocks!)

Well cya soon all !
Alexou
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Old 29 October 2010, 13:19   #2
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Salut!

I think you need to get that A1200 from your parents - the real thing is the best but Emulation is a very good second place.

I started with the A500 too, great times!

I think you will enjoy these forums, so many great memories and things to do.
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Old 29 October 2010, 13:39   #3
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Welcome to EAB!!

BrooksterMax is right, you need to grab that A1200 from your parents place and fire it up, such a lot has changed even recently new things are being worked on.

My first Amiga experience was an A500 at a friends house, this would be like you about 20 years ago! But I never owned an Amiga until about 1999/2000 when I got my first A1200. It went in storage after a few years of use and came out about a year ago, since then I've bee hooked

Hope you enjoy your stay.

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Old 29 October 2010, 20:34   #4
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Welcome to the forum another similar story never had an amiga as a child but now have more than one and other retro computers

hope you enjoy the forum
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Old 29 October 2010, 20:45   #5
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thanks for your messages ^^
gonna try to get back this A1200 and add some hard drive :P
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Old 29 October 2010, 23:00   #6
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Welcome aboard

Also don't forget to check out our fab games competitions (see my signature) if you are that way inclined
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Old 29 October 2010, 23:26   #7
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Hi Alexou, and welcome tro EAB!

Get that A1200 from your parents' home and get it fired up ASAP. You'll be glad you did!
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Old 30 October 2010, 02:50   #8
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Welcome dude.
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Old 30 October 2010, 06:15   #9
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Welcome to eab, its such a good forum.. Amiga still rulez after all these years
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Old 30 October 2010, 08:05   #10
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