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by Teddybear
July 8th, 2019, 6:49 am
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Platoon (NES)
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: Platoon (NES)

I just watched Platoon on Netflix Saturday night so this is timely and fresh! Very funny stuff!

And if there's a heaven and God I hope there is, Elias is up there drunk as a monkey and playing the Commodore 64 version of Platoon.
by Teddybear
May 27th, 2019, 11:41 am
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2019/5/27: Intellivision: River Raid, Super Cobra
Replies: 7
Views: 580

Re: 2019/5/27: Intellivision: River Raid, Super Cobra

I thought the first thing the VGC would notice was the awesome title screen for River Raid! It certainly isn't the generic run-of the-mill variety that most Intellivision games have. Put me in the minority who feel that River Raid for the 2600 is just alright, but I have much love for the Inty versi...
by Teddybear
April 21st, 2019, 8:36 am
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2019/4/17: Atari XEGS: River Raid, Operation Blood: Light Gun Version
Replies: 9
Views: 729

Re: 2019/4/17: Atari XEGS: River Raid, Operation Blood: Light Gun Version

For the Critic's well known admiration of River Raid it is a little surprising that the Intellivision version has yet to be reviewed. It's a good one and plays well with the Inty controller!
by Teddybear
April 21st, 2019, 8:33 am
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: What do you like/dislike about the site?
Replies: 39
Views: 2015

Re: What do you like/dislike about the site?

I have always appreciated the short and concise reviews and cannot count the number of times I have used them when deciding many of my game purchases (particularly with Atari 5200 and Colecovision games as these were systems I acquired later on in my life and had no real knowledge of.) I have no iss...
by Teddybear
January 6th, 2019, 11:43 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Good movies you’ve watched recently
Replies: 15
Views: 1305

Re: Good movies you’ve watched recently

I just watched Netflix's Bird Box the other night and would highly recommend it. While it is easy to poke holes into it (I would have liked some type of explanation as to how crazy people were immune and what was the source of the epidemic) the movie is chilling.
by Teddybear
December 12th, 2018, 7:03 am
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Game of the Year 2018?
Replies: 16
Views: 1557

Re: Game of the Year 2018?

My vote is for Elektronite's Miner 2049er for the Intellivision. With all the original levels of this classic game PLUS several new ones I have been playing the dickens out of this game this fall. Expertly programmed, the games plays perfectly with the Intellivision controllers. Highly recommended!
by Teddybear
December 8th, 2018, 9:35 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Records vs. CDs vs. digital music
Replies: 21
Views: 4223

Re: Records vs. CDs vs. digital music

As a guy who many times in the 1990's signed up for the BMG "12 CDs for the price of 1" type of record club memberships (using several aliases) it still amazes me to this day that I can check out compact discs from my local library and bring them home to make flawless copies for free. I ha...
by Teddybear
October 20th, 2018, 12:31 pm
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: ABC Monday Night Football (SNES)
Replies: 5
Views: 647

Re: ABC Monday Night Football (SNES)

Alright....this game has been bothering me for the past two days. When your running back or receiver is approaching the goal line and is being pursued by a defender does this game prompt you to repeatedly tap the A or B button? (and the same for your opponent?) Basically the winner is the one who ta...
by Teddybear
September 2nd, 2018, 10:10 am
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Tecmo Super Bowl (SNES)
Replies: 5
Views: 777

Re: Tecmo Super Bowl (SNES)

I have the Genesis counterparts (Tecmo Super Bowl, Special Edition and Final Edition) and simply put....these games will never become boring or stale. Vintage rosters from the golden era of the NFL (early '90's), easy to play and for those of us who are statistic nuts a very cool league leaders boar...
by Teddybear
August 25th, 2018, 8:32 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Blu Ray Fail
Replies: 27
Views: 1793

Re: Blu Ray Fail

Can you imagine if they made old discs obsolete and/or not function? Hopefully they will never think about doing that because people would throw a fit. I can tell you think much---I will never "upgrade" to Ultra 4k Blu Rays. Forget it. Blu Ray is the last physical media format (for movies...

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