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by pacman000
May 26th, 2018, 9:22 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Anyone still favor "wired" controllers?
Replies: 2
Views: 73

Re: Anyone still favor "wired" controllers?

I still prefer wired controllers, for the reasons you listed. (Cheaper, no need to charge, no batteries to mess with or corrode.)
by pacman000
May 26th, 2018, 7:23 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Best and Worst Console Designs
Replies: 22
Views: 2173

Re: Best and Worst Console Designs

No; packaging styles and media can change through a system's life. Just focus on the console itself; leave the rest of the system for another day. :)
by pacman000
May 23rd, 2018, 9:14 am
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Genesis Hard Drivin'
Replies: 7
Views: 878

Re: Genesis Hard Drivin'

The review does mention that the game was a technical achievement: This archaic racer is barely playable today, but it was pretty amazing for its time. Hard Drivin' was the first arcade game with first-person, 3D polygon graphics On games like this and Journey to the Planets (http://videogamecritic....
by pacman000
May 11th, 2018, 8:30 am
Forum: Reader Reviews
Topic: My Youtube channel
Replies: 8
Views: 760

Re: My Youtube channel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HVeVfh427-Y You can post links if you want. I know a lot of forums block new users from posting links, but I don't think the mods do that here. Not a bad overview. You might want to consider adding a front light; you were almost silhouetted in the beginning. A mike mi...
by pacman000
May 11th, 2018, 8:05 am
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Terrified of a Digital Future
Replies: 12
Views: 850

Re: Terrified of a Digital Future

Anyone know where to watch programs which premiered on WireBreak.com? It was an early video streaming service, founded in the late 90's by a former Paramount exec. http://variety.com/2000/digital/news/wirebreak-com-breaks-off-staff-1117783601/ We've already seen online content disappear, seemingly w...
by pacman000
May 10th, 2018, 8:45 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: How to break a game
Replies: 8
Views: 321

Re: How to break a game

Pokemon has some glitches which can ruin your saved game. Saving in glitch city without a flying Pokemon will leave you stuck there.

And then there's ZZAZZ: https://m.bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/ZZAZZ_glitch
by pacman000
May 10th, 2018, 8:39 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Terrified of a Digital Future
Replies: 12
Views: 850

Re: Terrified of a Digital Future

Tried to use Netflix at someone's house once. They said it had every movie I could want, so I typed in "Gwanhi," because I wanted to see the "Valley of Gwanhi." It wasn't there. I looked up "The Lost World," & only found one B-movie, even tho there have been at leas...
by pacman000
May 8th, 2018, 11:43 pm
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Teacher appreciation day
Replies: 0
Views: 202

Teacher appreciation day

Best wishes to all teachers!
by pacman000
May 7th, 2018, 9:46 am
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Obscure Systems
Replies: 40
Views: 3537

Re: Obscure Systems

Denshi Manga Juku by Bandai This was mentioned by a comment on MarriotGuy's site: http://www.videogameconsolelibrary.com/art-handhelds.htm#page=d1990s It's apparently handheld with an art/drawing focus. Has a touchscreen, came out a year or so before the Game.com. https://assemblergames.com/threads/...

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