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by C64_Critic
July 21st, 2019, 7:50 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2019/7/21: Xbox One: Forza Horizon 4
Replies: 2
Views: 33

Re: 2019/7/21: Xbox One: Forza Horizon 4

This almost sounds like a hybrid/mish-mash of Forza and Burnout - are those two series from the same developers?
by C64_Critic
July 21st, 2019, 5:06 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Looking for a middle person based in the U.S
Replies: 17
Views: 557

Re: Looking for a middle person based in the U.S

Paul Campbell wrote:What the heck. I'll help. Something to break up the monotony of my life...

Paul, I tried to PM you about something but it doesn't appear to be working... the message is just sitting in my 'outbox'. If you get a chance, see if you can PM me!
by C64_Critic
July 21st, 2019, 4:06 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Looking for a middle person based in the U.S
Replies: 17
Views: 557

Re: Looking for a middle person based in the U.S

I'd actually be happy to help you out if I were in the mainland, I live in Hawaii and I know all too well the "prejudice" we face being so far away for shipping purposes. LOTS of times I want to purchase something off Amazon (never mind Ebay) only to find that they won't ship said item(s) ...
by C64_Critic
July 20th, 2019, 10:36 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Timber - Midway - 1984
Replies: 2
Views: 46

Timber - Midway - 1984

A while ago I took an old Xbox and replaced the hard drive with one that I could load CoinOps 7 Massive, an all-in-one emulator/game package of old skool stuff. From time to time I have it select a random game for me and give it a try. Today it selected "Timber", which apparently is some k...
by C64_Critic
July 17th, 2019, 9:21 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Crush, Crumble, and Chomp review - long version
Replies: 0
Views: 41

Crush, Crumble, and Chomp review - long version

As I tend to be a bit more verbose in my reviews than works for the Critic's general style, I tend to start out doing a longer version of a review than ends up being put in the official review section. Here is the long version of the same review, in case anyone cares: " When summertime rolls ar...
by C64_Critic
July 17th, 2019, 9:18 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2019/7/16: Commodore 64: Crush, Crumble, and Chomp!
Replies: 3
Views: 143

Re: 2019/7/16: Commodore 64: Crush, Crumble, and Chomp!

It looks well worth a play, if I can source it from somewhere. How come it's got a 1981 release date on a system that launched in '82? Or am I being picky? Not picky at all - the game was originally released in 1981, on the TRS-80, Apple II, VIC-20, and Atari 8-bit systems. The C64 port was indeed ...
by C64_Critic
July 11th, 2019, 9:21 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Stadia FAQ
Replies: 8
Views: 217

Re: Stadia FAQ

From the company’s perspective, why do they want control over the games? What’s the difference (to them) whether you spend $250 a year on physical games or $250 a year on a streaming service? Don't forget about the resale market - companies have been trying to figure out a way for YEARS to figure o...
by C64_Critic
July 9th, 2019, 10:16 pm
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Platoon (NES)
Replies: 9
Views: 289

Re: Platoon (NES)

As the esteemed C64 Critic, you sir have an OBLIGATION to review this game! That game isn't there for a staring contest! DO IT!! Since you can't foist bad games on me in person these days you're going to do it virtually? There's no escape! And I'm pretty sure I do have Aliens around here, somewhere...
by C64_Critic
July 8th, 2019, 10:46 pm
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Platoon (NES)
Replies: 9
Views: 289

Re: Platoon (NES)

Oh crap, I have this game sitting on my shelf here - do I dare line it up for a review? I cringe at the thought now!
by C64_Critic
July 7th, 2019, 4:26 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Games that are perfect examples of great design?
Replies: 23
Views: 1051

Re: Games that are perfect examples of great design?

Unreal Tournament (Original 1999 version for PC) - Pretty much every element of the game is perfect. Great level design in all of its game modes. All the weapons are fantastic. The game has a great look. The techno music is fantastic. The single player mode is great with the best bots ever in a FPS...

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