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PostSubject: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeFri Mar 08, 2013 8:13 pm

Since we dinnae have one, we do now.

Just back from the local CEX and they dinnae have Stronghold collection in. I am so disappointed. Online it is.

Also have Syphon Filter : The Omega Strain to try oot.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeMon Mar 18, 2013 1:17 pm

I've been dabbling in old MS-dos games this week ! kewl!

Slowly plodding through Space Quest 5! yeasch!

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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeMon Mar 18, 2013 5:20 pm

Dos had some great games programmed for tit. I've been looking into getting Klingon working on XP. That and A Final Unity.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeTue Mar 19, 2013 7:50 am



Brown trousers moment ! looool!
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeTue Mar 19, 2013 11:42 am

Haha, the Garidian warbird.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeFri Mar 22, 2013 4:17 pm



^^^

8:15 when i played this for the first time i was blown away by this bit! ORBETHIAAAAAAAAAAA!

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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeFri Mar 22, 2013 8:30 pm

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^^^

8:15 when i played this for the first time i was blown away by this bit! ORBETHIAAAAAAAAAAA!]

That was pretty cooel. Some parts remind me of Descent.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeSat Mar 23, 2013 8:42 am

It does doesn't it! notice the naughty drone @ 5:58............... the whole game is full of them.........

YEASCHHHHHHHHHH!
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeSat Mar 23, 2013 12:21 pm

Hehe, I might have to get it.

I see it is available for the PS1. Cooel.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeWed Jul 17, 2013 12:43 pm

Pulled the olde Dreamcast out of retirement and had a bash at Powerstone 2 and boy was that good.

Also picked up the limited edition VMU for £3.95 for it. Result.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeWed Aug 07, 2013 5:25 pm

I might have an attempt to get into this cupboard, spiders included..possibly and whip out some PS1 games I have stashed.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeSat Aug 10, 2013 9:49 pm

I actually had a go at GTA 4 today. It is a load of dump, absolutely no fun like its predecessors. I hope 5 brings back the fun factor.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeSat Aug 24, 2013 2:59 pm

Picked up an olde Playstation 1, the larger one rather than the PSOne. Olde school cool.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeTue Oct 01, 2013 12:16 pm

Got GTA 5. Going to give it a bash later today, as I have something to do first.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeFri Oct 11, 2013 2:15 pm

see you next year then ! ROFL!
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeFri Oct 11, 2013 2:55 pm

Hahaha, it's for Yule. My choice though.

Been trying out Resident Evil 2. I got stuck out the back of the shop at the beginning haha.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeMon Oct 14, 2013 4:04 pm

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^^^

8:15 when i played this for the first time i was blown away by this bit! ORBETHIAAAAAAAAAAA!
http://www.emuparadise.me/Sony_Playstation_ISOs/Cyberia_[U]/36734
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeMon Oct 14, 2013 4:48 pm

OOSH!
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeTue Oct 15, 2013 2:40 pm

Hahaha, I'll give it a try after I've finished watching Gargoyles Series 2 Volume 2.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeSat Nov 23, 2013 6:57 pm

Are there any games you guys play competitively, or would like to? I doubt Bij does, given his delving into tons of other fields.

I was big on Mario Kart course records until the game went to shit. Moved to Super Smash Brothers... it had flaws. I now play a modded version of the game, designed with depth and rewarding skill in mind, as well as balancing ~40 characters. I play that now mostly... I should mention that in between tried getting good at Twisted Metal, Halo and another fighter, but I only got semi-good at best despite my efforts.

I'm tempted to post clips, but at the same time, I'm at the point in the learning curve of understanding a fighter on a basic level that I learn new stuff all the time, so clips a month old are garbage compared to how I play now, and the game's poor net makes it hard to find a match I've saved that doesn't contain.... stupidity. I'll leave that up to you guys.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeSun Nov 24, 2013 2:33 pm

The only competition game wise we had, there may have been others before I joined here, from the olde forum, was F-Zero on the N64. I suppose we could fire it up again or mayhaps an F1 game, with wheel, that could be fun.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeSun Nov 24, 2013 4:51 pm

I remember that. Sounds like something that I would enjoy, were I able to participate. I'd have to learn up on F-Zero though because sadly, I still don't know how to drift or whatever it's called.

They need to release an online F-Zero, just one, for the Wii U. A generation of fans, instantly satisfied. Just as long as it's not developed by some of the wackos that are rampant in Nintendo.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeMon Nov 25, 2013 2:37 pm

I don't think you can drift on F-Zero, at least I've never been able to, so I may be wrong.

An online one would be cool and I'm a bit surprised that Nintendo haven't made one yet.
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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeThu Nov 28, 2013 4:58 pm

I might have to fire up Command and Conquer later on the olde PS1.

Then, we can see what games we can compete at, hows about Ridge Racer Type 4? I almost won a competition in Electronics Boutique playing that.

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PostSubject: Re: The general games thread.   The general games thread. Icon_minitimeSat Nov 30, 2013 12:56 am

Hmm, unfortunately basically anything on an emulator is out of the question at the moment. The only laptop I have runs Ubuntu and Windows 7 won't install properly on it.

I think it would help also to know what platforms we each have/intend to get. In my case I own a Wii, Ps3, 360, and Ninty 3DS, though I'll probably wind up selling my 360 at some point for extra cash.

I have

Killzone 2/3 (which I don't really play) and Twisted Metal on Ps3;

Halo 3, Reach, and 4 on 360;

For Wii I have Super Smash Brothers Brawl/Brawl Mods, Mario Kart Wii, and Mario Strikers Charged Football, though if I'm not mistaken you can't play Euros in that game despite being football-based...

And the only thing I have on 3DS is Pokemon, which I'm pretty certain neither of you play. Old coots.
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