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by Marriott_Guy
August 19th, 2018, 11:18 am
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: Microvision System Review
Replies: 12
Views: 905

Re: Microvision System Review

Excellent overview of both the system and the games. IMHO, this may merit permanent inclusion in the 'Portables' menu section (if Retro is good with that). The information / review of the system is precise and includes technical details (like in your other portable review sections). Just a thought -...
by Marriott_Guy
March 31st, 2018, 4:14 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Old Video Game Commercials
Replies: 2
Views: 1174

Re: Old Video Game Commercials

A few more...

Intellivision / George Plimpton

CD-i / Phil Hartman

SNES / Paul Rudd

Sega CD / Mark Wahlberg

Good times.
by Marriott_Guy
December 18th, 2017, 12:54 pm
Forum: Reader Reviews
Topic: Cave Creatures (TI99)
Replies: 3
Views: 2492

Re: Cave Creatures (TI99)

Excellent review - brought back a great deal of fond memories for me as well. Here is a great compilation video by my good friend Tom for those that may want some more info on the games / play: Also, check out the comment section - John Phillips, one of th...
by Marriott_Guy
November 3rd, 2017, 4:58 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: What is your Holy Grail?
Replies: 31
Views: 3142

Re: What is your Holy Grail?

Just some thoughts... • Shadow Tower - I believe I may have a loose copy of Shadow Tower in my collection. Let me check this weekend. • Pioneer LaserActive - I have heard this, but did not have any issues with either of the units I had. That said, they still service this unit in Japan (not sure if t...
by Marriott_Guy
October 26th, 2016, 4:44 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Kingdom Hearts. What is it? PS2
Replies: 5
Views: 723

Re: Kingdom Hearts. What is it? PS2

I have to respectfully disagree with Stalvern. If you like action RPG games, this is a must have. It combines excellent gameplay with light RPG elements supported by a storyline that is engrossing with beloved characters from everybody's youth. Definitely recommended if you are a fan of the genre. I...
by Marriott_Guy
October 23rd, 2016, 12:56 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Introducing the Nintendo Switch
Replies: 128
Views: 11166

Re: Introducing the Nintendo Switch

I wrote an article in 2009 that details this exact idea. I coined my new prototype system the "SX2" (System x Two). From the original article its origin : "Develop one system that provides the advanced offerings of the console and includes a portable, compatible gaming device to conti...
by Marriott_Guy
September 16th, 2016, 5:07 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: New AVS Console plays NES carts
Replies: 9
Views: 992

Re: New AVS Console plays NES carts

This done look to be a very interesting piece of hardware. I like all of the features and the price tag is not half-bad for what you are getting. Also, I love the replica-look they went for in the case design. Though the author states the familiar box-design of the original NES in 1985, this is actu...
by Marriott_Guy
August 16th, 2016, 12:28 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Search Feature for Forum?
Replies: 2
Views: 636

Search Feature for Forum?

Hey Dave (or anyone that knows)).

Maybe it is completely obvious and I am missing it, but is there a search function for the forum? Thanks.

by Marriott_Guy
August 3rd, 2016, 12:47 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Things in Video Games you Hate?
Replies: 57
Views: 9903

Re: Things in Video Games you Hate?

Escort Missions. Period. :)
by Marriott_Guy
July 23rd, 2016, 12:40 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Suggested Webite Tweaks
Replies: 4
Views: 1018

Suggested Webite Tweaks

Hey Dave. Love the enhancements and always appreciate your effort to improve VGC for the community. Just wanted to provide a few thoughts to chew on regarding the site: o Menu font size in Forums is different than in main website - CSS conflict? o GameWise no longer lists you as a link (might want t...

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