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by Teddybear
January 13th, 2018, 1:19 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Review Wish List
Replies: 20
Views: 443

Re: Review Wish List

It would be cool to have the "holy grail" cartridge games for the Intellivision reviewed someday - Spiker and Stadium Mud Buggies. And maybe that awful Super Pro Decathlon game too (which ranks amongst my most regrettable video game purchases off of Ebay.) Even though Beamrider has been re...
by Teddybear
December 6th, 2017, 7:18 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: STAR WARS EPISODE VIII / Star Wars ranking
Replies: 26
Views: 686

Re: STAR WARS EPISODE VIII / Star Wars ranking

This thread was a great read with my morning coffee. I'll be chuckling all day long about the "Family Circus kid" remark!
by Teddybear
November 24th, 2017, 10:09 am
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: River Raid (Atari 2600)
Replies: 14
Views: 1287

Re: River Raid (Atari 2600)

Please try River Raid's first cousin.....Activision's H.E.R.O. Instead of going up a river, you'll be going down into caverns. This game should be on everyone's top-10 list of 2600 games....... I am chiming in because I currently have my Colecovision hooked up and played a few games of H.E.R.O. unti...
by Teddybear
August 23rd, 2017, 7:05 am
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: C64 - Happy 35th Birthday to the Commodore 64
Replies: 30
Views: 1179

Re: C64 - Happy 35th Birthday to the Commodore 64

I used to steal DOS boot disks from my high school computer lab and take them home to reformat them for the C-64. Between my friends, we used to get so many great games for free. And it was just so damn easy![i] [/i] The teacher finally got wise to the diminishing number of disks and started having ...
by Teddybear
August 12th, 2017, 9:15 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Ray Harryhausen (And Stop-Mo in General.)
Replies: 27
Views: 1541

Re: Ray Harryhausen (And Stop-Mo in General.)

Big fan myself of his movies that employ what must be a painstakingly long and tedious process. I have watched Mysterious Island (1961) at least 10 times. The bees honeycomb scene is still my favorite.
by Teddybear
July 30th, 2017, 8:18 am
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Mystic Castle (Intellivision)
Replies: 2
Views: 249

Re: Mystic Castle (Intellivision)

Put me down as one of the few gamers who thinks the knight's speed is just right for the game. If he was faster, wouldn't Thunder Castle be too easy? Intelligentvision does amazing things with Inty games! His hacks of World Championship Baseball and Slap Shot Super Pro Hockey are amazing upgrades Go...
by Teddybear
July 10th, 2017, 7:38 am
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Oil's Well (Colecovision)
Replies: 2
Views: 271

Re: Oil's Well (Colecovision)

This is an unique (and very underrated) game that I have sometimes wondered if you were going to ever review.
by Teddybear
July 10th, 2017, 7:34 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Old Mechanical Games
Replies: 13
Views: 917

Re: Old Mechanical Games

How about The Junk Yard with that steel ball of death?

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by Teddybear
May 29th, 2017, 11:12 am
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Space Dungeon for the Atari 5200
Replies: 0
Views: 136

Space Dungeon for the Atari 5200

How come after playing this game at least 500 times (likely a conservative estimate) that I still am no good at it? I have two fully-working joysticks and a sweet coupler but my highest level is only 10. I come into each room blasting away and on occasion get a little greedy in seeking additional tr...
by Teddybear
May 29th, 2017, 10:59 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Anybody going to see Alien Covenant?
Replies: 4
Views: 423

Re: Anybody going to see Alien Covenant?

I caught Alien Covenant over the weekend - it was so-so. As a fan of the series who despises Prometheus I am happy that Covenant is steering the franchise back towards the loveable aliens that we are all familiar with. I will have high hopes for the next movie (which is supposed to seamlessly connec...

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