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The Micro Museum – Ramsgate (Kent, UK)

Just a quick update to give a plug to a relatively new local retro gaming resource in Kent. I popped along to The Micro Museum in Ramsgate yesterday. http://www.themicromuseum.org What a great place. Very helpful and knowledgeable proprietor who is … Continue reading

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Update: After GEEK 2015

GEEK 2015 was very disappointing for me. I know it is not a Retrogaming show per se, but it’s roots are firmly grounded in such things. It’s what made it popular and what made it what it is, to me … Continue reading

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GEEK 2015

It’s that time of Year again… time to get your GEEK ON! Game Expo East Kent is a retrogaming extravaganza that lands towards the end of February every Year. A feast of games machines to play with, to your hearts … Continue reading

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So many games… so little time…

Can’t believe it’s been nearly a Year since I posted anything retrogaming related, but it’s been a busy year and now I’ve got time again. I picked up this sexy monster off of ebay today:-   But that’s just a … Continue reading

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F1 Masters Grand Prix Racing – Brands Hatch – 25th May 2014

Retro of a different kind this time… retro F1 racing. Another passion in my life is F1, I love it. From a very young age, even before owning an Atari 2600, I can remember watching Formula 1. So I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Saturday on the C64

Fired up the little beige wonder today and had some fun :) bungeling, bay  

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Commodore C64 on the Amiga.

I picked up a random bit of kit from fleabay today. A Commodore C64 emulator that runs of a real Amiga. Here it is on my A1200. Kinda funky :)

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From little Acorns grow…

Sweet little underrated computers…  :) Fired up my Electron this week, added a Plus 1 Interface and a shedload of games. Loving it so far!

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Adopted another Commodore baby…

Okay she wasn’t the hottest chick at a party… but it is kinda cool. Got myself a CDTV, basically an A500 in a sexy dress :) Gonna be fun!

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Quicksilva… sexy software!

Picked up a whole batch of Quicksilva games off the bay this week, to add to the collection. They made some great games but they are worth collecting just for the sexy artwork :)         And now they are … Continue reading

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