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You never forget your first…

It’s true, isn’t it? Those life defining moments, parked permanently in your memory, when you did something for the first time you will never forget. They generally make you smile, hopefully make you happy and instantly transport you back through … Continue reading

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Dear Commodore 64 entire back catalogue: I pWN U!

So, finally got my SD2IEC card working for the Commodore 64. It’s a bit temperamental but if I talk to it nicely then it works very well. This means I now can suddenly own every single available Commodore 64 game, … Continue reading

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Quick update about the Commodore A1500…

It’s alive…! Looking proper sexy on the official monitor too… Well smart 🙂

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2 new girlfriends in the house…

I took delivery of 2 fine new (old!) pieces of machinery this week, both from the awesome historical house of Commodore. 1st and foremost, a Commodore Amiga A1500! A dual drive version of the A2000 and a mighty hefty, sexy … Continue reading

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Another shiny box of loveliness…

Regular readers, all 1 of you (me!) , will understand I have a pretty deep passion for a certain little black beauty. This thing is the sexiest way to carry around 1096 bytes of shear pleasure and joy. I refer … Continue reading

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“Your creatures need a place to rest. Build them a lair.”

One of my favourite old skool big box awesome PC games, picked up for a steal at 99p from ebay. What a classic, shame it isn’t on floppy disk is all I can say 🙂 It’s payday…

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So, what’s in the box…

Following on from my recently acquired skip load of PC games, Stiggy asked for a few visions of the beauty residing inside the boxes; so here are some views:-      

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The Rescuers…

Now, when I hear the magic words “I’ve a pile of junk to throw away, do you want to have a look before it goes in the skip?” – I immediately imagine GOLD! One man’s junk is another man’s treasure, … Continue reading

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And now for something slightly different…

So, Commodore’s have taken over my life in the past couple of months. Had some amazing fun with the 64 and Amiga’s. But now it’s time to move on a bit. I’ll be dusting off the Megadrive this weekend and … 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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