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by snakeboy1
September 12th, 2014, 11:00 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Gamestop Complaints
Replies: 119
Views: 2701

Gamestop Complaints

[QUOTE=Leo]Added a fair bit to my Wii collection today. Good prices these days for this system. Some of these like Excitetruck probably will only go up from here. <br /><br /><div>The Conduit $4</div><div>Mushroom Men $5</div><div>Geometry Wars: Galaxies $3</div><div>Excitetruck $3</div><div>Em...
by snakeboy1
September 5th, 2014, 12:14 am
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Asteroids (Atari 2600)
Replies: 1
Views: 215

Asteroids (Atari 2600)

"Hey, ya got Pac-Man?"
"No."
"Ya' got Space Invaders?"
"No."
"Ya' got Asteroids?"
"Naw, but my dad does.  Can't even sit on the toilet some days."

Classic.
by snakeboy1
August 27th, 2014, 10:56 pm
Forum: Modern Gaming
Topic: Big Mario Kart 8 DLC expansions on the way
Replies: 67
Views: 2202

Big Mario Kart 8 DLC expansions on the way

[QUOTE=videogamecritic]In general however I frown upon it because it gives companies an incentive to "hold back" content intended for the original game.  Are you telling me all these new tracks were developed in the past three months? <br />[/QUOTE]<br /><br />I was actually wondering this...
by snakeboy1
August 3rd, 2014, 10:54 am
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Colecovision Bump N Jump with the steering wheel
Replies: 6
Views: 447

Colecovision Bump N Jump with the steering wheel

Actually, there is a review for Colecovision Bump n Jump on the site. It's just a little hard to find: http://dmrozek.websitetoolbox.com/post/bump-n-jump-and-squishem-sam-colecovision-5406046 <img align="absmiddle" src="/images/boards/smilies/smile.gif" border="0" alt="[smile]" /> But, yeah, I agree...
by snakeboy1
July 27th, 2014, 9:15 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: How many of you do (or have done) actual programming?
Replies: 9
Views: 462

How many of you do (or have done) actual programming?

[QUOTE=ZetaX][QUOTE=snakeboy]I program my DVR to record on a regular basis; does that count?[/QUOTE] I don't have a DVR, do they have FOR/NEXT loops or IF/THEN/ELSE conditional statements? <img align="absmiddle" src="/images/boards/smilies/smile.gif" alt="[smile]" border="0" /> [/QUOTE] No, but they...
by snakeboy1
July 27th, 2014, 3:08 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: How many of you do (or have done) actual programming?
Replies: 9
Views: 462

How many of you do (or have done) actual programming?

I program my DVR to record on a regular basis; does that count?
by snakeboy1
July 27th, 2014, 3:05 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Atari Max cartridges?
Replies: 15
Views: 2553

Atari Max cartridges?

I did a little research on these things when I got my 800XL last year.  From what I've learned, I think you might like something like an SIO2SD device:<br /><br /><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.lotharek.pl/product.php?pid=23" target="_blank">http://www.lotharek.pl/product.php?pid=23</a><br ...
by snakeboy1
July 13th, 2014, 6:11 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Atari Age Homebrews?
Replies: 4
Views: 419

Atari Age Homebrews?

Yeah, I've bought several 2600 homebrews from Atari Age, with Ladybug being my favorite. I would be curious to see a review for Princess Rescue (Super Mario Bros. for the 2600), though it appears that it is no longer available in the AA store. However, I do think the rom is readily available so you ...
by snakeboy1
June 16th, 2014, 9:16 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Imaginative Atari Box Art
Replies: 13
Views: 672

Imaginative Atari Box Art

[QUOTE=scotland17]P.S.  <br />Beginning your reply with a statement like "Regardless of what you think" just makes people defensive, and want to just push back or retrench, instead of listening and rethinking their position based on the new information presented.  What do yo...
by snakeboy1
June 16th, 2014, 5:10 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Imaginative Atari Box Art
Replies: 13
Views: 672

Imaginative Atari Box Art

[QUOTE=scotland17]The transparent idea is not strong, my friend, in that the older games did put screenshots of the games on the boxes.[/QUOTE] Regardless of whether you think it's a strong idea or not, transparency is exactly the reason for the NES black box art. In fact it was part of Nintendo's w...

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