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#CIBSunday :)

Some pretty things in all their glory…

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C64 Sunday…

Dusted off the C64 today and with the awesomeness that is a SD2IEC card, I have the World at my fingertips.

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Pictures speak louder than words…

It’s late and I’ve just got back from GEEK2014 – great show, as ever. I haven’t much time to write stuff so I thought I would just do a random post about whatever I’ve nabbed lately and added to the … Continue reading

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Let me be your Fantasy…

So I’m re-living a classic today… perfect Sunday afternoon gaming. I have the original PS1 and PC versions, but they are safely locked away in the loft. I decided to pick up the Steam version for just a few quid and … Continue reading

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All in a good cause…

Getting ready for my 4th year as a #Movember MoBro – Please spare a scheckle or two, if you can – thanks :) http://mobro.co/robbcrampton 

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A reason not to hate public transport…

One of the best things about hanging around for a train is that I have a retrogaming world in my pocket. It makes those long cold winter nights, waiting on a platform, all worthwhile.   Here I am enjoying a … Continue reading

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New girl in town…

Picked up another virgin console today. The Panasonic 3DO FZ-1. I never owned one 1st time around but have been keeping my eye out on ebay for the last 12 months. Finally bagged a bargain local pickup. She is a … Continue reading

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A message to North Korea…

Don’t do it…! Play this instead, it’s much more fun :)

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Happy Families…

There’s definitely nothing better than bringing the whole family together for a nice relaxing long weekend of retro play time :) Here’s one for the album…  

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Once… gone…

Just heard the very sad news that James Herbert died today, aged 69. He is survived by his wife, Eileen, whom he married in 1967, and their three daughters Kerry, Emma and Casey. Cause of death is yet to be … Continue reading

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