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# This game should help decide that playground argument

(, Sun 11 May 2014, 11:48, archived)
# Still remember the thrill of seeing an actually green Green Yamo on the C64 version of 'Bruce Lee'.
My Spectrum quickly fell out of favour after that.
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 11:56, archived)
# I always preferred the c64
but nowadays the Spectrum wins in nostalgia stakes - their games look nicely retro when c64 ones often just look old.
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 12:00, archived)
# I never saw the C64 as a kid
I had a Speccy +2A (with built in tape deck) and a friend had the Amstrad CPC464 (he even had the full colour monitor too the yuppie).

Needs more Last Ninja 2 :D
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 12:35, archived)
# Does anyone remember the CPC664
It was a 6128 with green-screen if I remember. I had one and think it was an import. I was that trendy!
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 17:10, archived)
# I had a 664
It was the short-lived precursor of the 6128. The 6128 started life as a US-only model, but Amstrad soon dropped the 664 and sold the 6128 everywhere.

I thought the 664 was great - better keyboard layout, plus the AMSDOS ROM was socketed so you could remove it and replace it with something better.

Why does my brain remember all this rubbish?
(, Wed 14 May 2014, 17:35, archived)
# The only game I genuinely miss from the Commodore years is 'Friday The 13th'.
The list of Spectrum titles is far more comprehensive.
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 12:43, archived)
# I'd probably go for Rainbow Islands
That did actually use the extra colour well.
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 12:54, archived)
# As did Shadow Warrior too
Ocean games :D
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 13:02, archived)
# That looks a bit muggy nowadays.
My memories aren't of C64 games being so brown!
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 13:05, archived)
# 8-bit home computer gaming* is the best!
*Comes with free built-in ColourBlind Yellow Monochrome Mode [tm]
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 13:20, archived)
# I'd like to see a speccy
(, Fri 16 May 2014, 19:53, archived)
# Memories!
I found out they remade Target Renegade for the iPhone/Pad the other day:
It was a classic Speccy game for me.
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 12:21, archived)
# You would of thought they'd do this more, the market would be vast.
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 12:45, archived)
# Elite were trying to do so with this
However, there have been quite a few bad stories about it.

I think what would work is a Spotify-type site of retro games rather than expecting people to buy them individually. Re-playing some bad ones is part of the fun, but I'm not sure people would pay full price for most of them.

The unofficial emulator sites are good, but there's always security fears there, and it would be nice if the programmers got some money (though I suspect they don't see much of the official apps money).
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 13:03, archived)
# Drawers of C60s in my room...
..have been converted to a tiny section of one of my hard drives. Although I use worldofspectrum more often than I use my emulators, these days.
(, Thu 15 May 2014, 15:20, archived)
# Woo to this *loads up a classic*
(, Sun 11 May 2014, 12:33, archived)
# IK+ was the dog bollocks.
Ace easter eggs too.
(, Tue 13 May 2014, 19:29, archived)
# *Drops Trousers*
(, Tue 13 May 2014, 22:11, archived)
# Damn
This is good =]
(, Tue 13 May 2014, 20:15, archived)
# Last Ninja
Those fucking stones. Not helped with a spongy Cheetah joystick.
(, Tue 13 May 2014, 23:48, archived)