Monthly Archives: February 2012

Ghost in the Wires…

I grew up with computers being a big part of my life in the 80’s. I mainly used them for entertainment, gaming, but did dabble in programming and using a 2600bps modem to search the world for goodies. We all … Continue reading

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What to play first…?

Granted it is a nice position to be in, but I’ve run out of space under my TV  🙂 How many do you count? how many can you name?  

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These kids don’t know they were born…

Seriously, with the power that is possible to carry in your pocket nowadays I really should invest in a new laptop. These are getting quite heavy to lug around 🙂 Now you know why they call them “Big Blue”  🙂

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more retro buys…

Added another Dreamcast to my collection today. This prompted a question from someone: “But, you already have one?” – Hitch Jackson “Indeed, but this one is to actually play with… :)” – said I    It’s true that I have … Continue reading

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Been up in the loft again…

Found myself a strange looking Commodore 64, in a C64C case. I presume it is a 3rd party add-on. I think it’s kinda fugly compared to the original bread bin 🙂 Also found Shadow of the Beast on Cartridge 😀

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17 years late to the party and still finding awesome games to play…

I never had a Sega Megadrive (the Genesis to our cousins over the pond) when I was a kidult. Following some recent conversations with cool dudes in Google+ it sparked an interest. I knew I had a few in my … Continue reading

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Portable Commodore 64 with Wi-Fi / Touchscreen and 64kb RAM

Only emulated, sadly, but it’s still cool  🙂 Raid on Bungling Bay is easily in my Top 5 of C64 games… true, timeless, genius!

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Blue Ice (PC) by Psygnosis

Okey dokey, I’m a little proud of this one so it’s got a special show! Just picked up a game called ‘Blue Ice’ by Psygnosis. It seems quite rare, only a couple sold in recent years on Ebay for between … Continue reading

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