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by ASalvaro
February 26th, 2020, 9:07 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2020/2/26: Atari 2600: Kickman, Pursuit of the Pink Panther
Replies: 2
Views: 47

Re: 2020/2/26: Atari 2600: Kickman, Pursuit of the Pink Panther

Hope you enjoy my reviews of these two long lost Atari 2600 prototypes. I usually don't grade prototypes, but these were complete as far as I can tell. I'm really glad they were finally released, because I had fun reviewing them! Probe 2000 also known as Odyssey made Pink Panther ..i guess it was c...
by ASalvaro
February 24th, 2020, 1:20 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2020/2/23: Atari XEGS: Kangaroo, Megamania
Replies: 4
Views: 139

Re: 2020/2/23: Atari XEGS: Kangaroo, Megamania

a little backround on the conversion from the programmer of Kangaroo "James Leiterman speaks... "General Computer was contracted to only do a 5200 version. While at Atari, I had written a reverse disassembler that converted binary files back into source code with some documentation. I went...
by ASalvaro
February 24th, 2020, 1:18 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2020/2/23: Atari XEGS: Kangaroo, Megamania
Replies: 4
Views: 139

Re: 2020/2/23: Atari XEGS: Kangaroo, Megamania

in 1984 i had Kangaroo for the 5200 and enjoyed it but now for whatever reason i don't..i just find it annoying how easy it is to die falling off the ledge..they did do a pretty good job of translating it from the arcade game tho
by ASalvaro
February 19th, 2020, 12:36 pm
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Namco Museum on the XBOX 360
Replies: 0
Views: 116

Namco Museum on the XBOX 360

i have been playing a lot of the Namco Museum on the 360 lately and i realized just how terrible playing Pac Man and Ms Pac Man is with the xbox 360 controller..the Atari 5200 controllers get a lot of heat but i never had this much problem playing Pac Man with the 5200 controller as i do with the 36...
by ASalvaro
February 16th, 2020, 12:06 pm
Forum: Modern Gaming
Topic: Anybody excited for VR?
Replies: 13
Views: 465

Re: Anybody excited for VR?

I have a cheap $39 vr headset and it's awesome with the app called Cinever..it's a free movie theater app where you can invite your friends to watch movies with you..its like your really in a movie theatre..as for games there is this interesting VR Pac Man game where your in the maze that was cool f...
by ASalvaro
February 15th, 2020, 1:16 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2020/2/14: Genesis: WWF: Super Wrestlemania, Barbie: Super Model
Replies: 4
Views: 282

Re: 2020/2/14: Genesis: WWF: Super Wrestlemania, Barbie: Super Model

funny how Mattel never had an Intellivision Barbie game
by ASalvaro
February 12th, 2020, 7:58 pm
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Favorite Grunge Albums
Replies: 5
Views: 324

Re: Favorite Grunge Albums

none..it took the fun out of rock
by ASalvaro
February 11th, 2020, 12:34 am
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Console Design Blunders
Replies: 37
Views: 1362

Re: Console Design Blunders

Intellivision control "phones" wires - could they make these any shorter? You practically need to keep the console on your lap to play it! Thinking back on the waterboarding sessions that were playing Intellivision games... between the horrible button layout, the non-sensical "disc&q...
by ASalvaro
February 10th, 2020, 1:23 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Console Design Blunders
Replies: 37
Views: 1362

Re: Console Design Blunders

when i bought my Atari 5200 in 83 i didn't mind the controllers at all...i liked the pause feature on the controller....it did eventually fall apart tho..the numbers on the keypad fell off one by one lol the Colecovision should thank the 5200's controllers for taking people's minds off just how bad ...
by ASalvaro
February 10th, 2020, 12:10 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Console Design Blunders
Replies: 37
Views: 1362

Re: Console Design Blunders

How about no copy protection on the Dreamcast

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