Tag Archives: 64

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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#GEEK2013

Minus temperatures and a coastal windchill factor that could freeze hell did not deter 1000’s of geeks descending on the South East town of Margate this weekend. The 2nd year of #GEEK – Game Expo East Kent – opened it’s … Continue reading

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Return of the breadbin…

So, I have a number of C64’s in the collection, but the day-to-day machine that I mess around with is in a 3rd party case (looks like a C64C) This didn’t really bug me, until I saw a nice empty … Continue reading

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more 64…

Sorry folks, been a bit quiet lately due to connection problems. Of course, as a true computer geek, I couldn’t be arsed to fix it for 2 weeks… and yes I tried turning it off and on again, several times … Continue reading

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A week or two in retro heaven…

So here’s just a few things I’ve been up to this past week or so, in between juggling a full time job (don’t you hate it when real life gets in the way of fun!) Firstly, some great times with … Continue reading

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Return of the Commodores…

I’ve been having some great fun with 2 commodore machines lately; the trusty ‘ol C64 and it’s big sister – the Amiga. Here are a few highlights of playtime…

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Commodore 64 game-play weekend…

Decided to test out a few of my recent Commodore 64 acquisitions. Had some great fun this weekend loading up these beauties, spent more time playing on the ’64 than the Xbox :) Here’s a few pics of the highlights:- … Continue reading

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Commodore 64 a day, in May, from Ebay… yeay! – DAY 19 & 20

Day 19 inside your PC is a Little Computer Person, or that’s what David Crane would have you believe in 1985. Day 20 another shooter: Bulldog, this time from our old friends Gremlin Graphics. In a vain attempt to copy … Continue reading

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Commodore 64 a day, in May, from Ebay… yeay! – DAY 17 & 18

Couple of awesome shooters to report on today. *Day 17* and the arcade classic *Space Harrier* flies in to my C2N. *Day 18* twists your melon with the excellent, yet slightly psychotic, *Lazer Zone* from the zany brain of Jeff … Continue reading

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Commodore 64 a day, in May, from Ebay… yeay! – DAY 15 & 16

Day 15 hatched the wonderful Chuckie Egg and Day 16 revved up with the awesome ‘life before Gran Tourismo’, otherwise known as Test Drive

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