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by pacman000
November 1st, 2018, 1:31 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Most Innovative Games?
Replies: 18
Views: 805

Re: Most Innovative Games?

Legend of Zelda- I believe this was the first battery saved game. That award goes to Dragon Slayer on the Epoch Super Cassette Vision. While both Slayer & Zelda were released in '86, Zelda was released on a Floppy Disk for the Famicom Disk System. The version with the battery-backed save system...
by pacman000
October 25th, 2018, 11:41 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Fun/Cool/Interesting Videos Thread
Replies: 84
Views: 12357

Re: Fun/Cool/Interesting Videos Thread

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9iMtHWWY110

Guy beats the 1st scenario of Roller Coaster Tycoon...with one ride, a Merry-Go-Round.
by pacman000
October 24th, 2018, 2:27 pm
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Dogs
Replies: 61
Views: 11598

Re: Dogs

https://www.akc.org/dog-breed-selector/

Thought this was interesting. A quiz which will suggest breeds of dogs based on your lifestyle & experience.
by pacman000
October 20th, 2018, 5:44 pm
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Chilling Thrilling Sounds of the Haunted House
Replies: 2
Views: 455

Re: Chilling Thrilling Sounds of the Haunted House

This?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H6rQyRxLBrY

If I remember correctly the record's organized into two parts: Sound Stories & Sound FX collections. The record sleeve suggested using the FX collections to make your own stories!
by pacman000
October 20th, 2018, 11:03 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Sears files for bankruptcy
Replies: 9
Views: 884

Re: Sears files for bankruptcy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FhrK3GKNmLY

"The fall of a retail icon: why Americans stopped shopping at Sears" - PBS News Hour newscast about Sears, their history & problems they've faced recently.
by pacman000
October 18th, 2018, 2:51 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Pokemon: Best game to play if you only play one?
Replies: 7
Views: 380

Re: Best Pokemon game to play if you only play one?

Since you already have Blue, go with Blue. 1) Old Pokemon games are kinda expensive... 2) Gold/Silver's internal clock runs down the games' battery, used to save games. They might need a replacement, another expense. 3) I had Blue, & am nostalgic. ;) 4) Played through Crystal a few years ago. Wh...
by pacman000
October 17th, 2018, 8:54 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Sears files for bankruptcy
Replies: 9
Views: 884

Re: Sears files for bankruptcy

Went to Sears a few months ago. It was very quiet. Sears can't even afford Muzak. The store itself was still fairly nice, but there was something haunting about it. A few broken tiles; a few places which needed paint; some empty space on the floors. Walked past the closed portrait studio. Walked int...
by pacman000
October 9th, 2018, 5:49 pm
Forum: Other Media
Topic: They're bringing back the Twilight Zone again!
Replies: 1
Views: 549

They're bringing back the Twilight Zone again!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dlHnIRu2wcs

But it's only going to be on CBS' online service. :(
by pacman000
October 1st, 2018, 9:11 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Geocities Japan Closing
Replies: 0
Views: 516

Geocities Japan Closing

https://qz.com/14081...vice-geocities/ Yahoo Japan is planning on closing their version of Geocities. I can't put what I feel into words. I know a lot of info will be lost; there's no way Archive.org can get everything. And what they can get will probably be hard to access. I'm sad, & a bit shoc...
by pacman000
September 25th, 2018, 5:36 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: VGC Anti Atari??
Replies: 24
Views: 1204

Re: VGC Anti Atari??

The closest thread I can find is this Atari 7800 thread: http://atariage.com/forums/topic/231157-atari-7800-system-review-by-the-videogamecritic/?hl=%20videogamecritic%20%20bias%20%20atari From what I can tell most posts agree with you; the 7800 might've been a good system , but most games available...

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