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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby LEGENOARYNINLIA » June 27th, 2017, 10:00 pm

pubjoe wrote::awe:

It's great. It's a great example of a game where you feel in pretty deep after only ten minutes.

I got stuck at the giant ball. :(


I'm also stuck at that boss, but I'm determined to bust that thing. :whoopsie:

I'm playing the "normal" mode on PC Engine, which is a lot easier than the arcade version.

The pacing in the game feels just right. How come there's no sequel? Baffling.
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Postby pubjoe » June 27th, 2017, 10:43 pm

Normal mode on PCE here too - about a year ago. It was the first time I'd made an effort to get past level 1 - dunno why, I think back in the day I played an Amiga port or something and couldn't get on with it.

It gets hard fast but it's not too bad once you get steady with the controls and I love that a decent feeling go takes no time at all. That is until that boss though! I was determined too, but after the fifth time getting to it and losing all my lives... :mad: I was sooo close a couple of times. :(

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SFC Chatting Parodius turned up today. I'm off to currently play it.
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Postby Hellfromabove » June 27th, 2017, 11:56 pm

Went to a buddy's arcade the other day and found Sexy Parodius on the MAME cab he had there. Learned to love that game over again just while playing there. Been playing it every day since then :D .
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Postby cools » June 28th, 2017, 8:52 am

Still tickling away at BotW. The last five shrines are proving elusive, but I did finally find the Zora Helm yesterday. I believe I've completed all of the quests except defeat Canon, and have found 250 or so Koroks.

Only thing researched was the final memory location, after spending hours hunting the map to no avail.
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby geotrig » October 9th, 2017, 10:22 am

currently tipping away at cuphead :problem: and super mario world (snes min) and super metroid .....why didn't i bother with this before :wtf: I remember borrowing it from a mate in the 90's for a week and played about 20mins and didnt like it :-o what the **** was i thinking :lolno:
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby cools » October 9th, 2017, 11:22 am

The Binding Of Isaac: Afterbirth+.

I'm struggling to gain much enjoyment out of it, but I'm going to give it a bit more time in the hope it clicks - it's perilously close to being declared boring, and chucked on eBay. As a twin stick shooter it's just plain bad. It's nicely animated and detailed. Music I could take or leave.

I think my biggest complaint is that most runs only start to get interesting 15-20 minutes in. The initial couple of levels are just plain dull, you've not got any decent weaponry and there's little interesting going on. Die during them and you need to repeat the same drudgery - there's no reward.
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby turntablism » October 9th, 2017, 1:29 pm

-Cyvern -> great game
-Viewpoint -> arrghh, horrible difficult :crazy:
-Twinkle Star Sprites -> love it - the most addictive game ever
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby Rossyra » October 9th, 2017, 1:57 pm

Breath of Fire II SNES on the Wii
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby bloodhokuto » October 9th, 2017, 2:26 pm

GB: Kid Dracula (Jpn).
PS4: The Last Guardian.

Both lovely games.

Also have a SNES mini, haven't played it much, but that may change as I'm taking it into work for som Mario Kart & SFIIT.
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby landisama » October 11th, 2017, 4:04 pm

I played on my Nintendo 64 this weekend. Mortal Kombat Trilogy and Killer Instinct Gold were my main time consumers
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby LEGENOARYNINLIA » October 11th, 2017, 4:06 pm

landisama wrote:I played on my Nintendo 64 this weekend. Mortal Kombat Trilogy and Killer Instinct Gold were my main time consumers


Those are the two games I mostly play on my N64 too. :thumbupright:
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Postby NoAffinity » October 11th, 2017, 4:30 pm

landisama wrote:I played on my Nintendo 64 this weekend. Mortal Kombat Trilogy and Killer Instinct Gold were my main time consumers

I used to be so good at KI Gold (at least in my own mind). It's the reason I bought the N64, originally. I can't even remember the combo system now... :-?
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Postby pubjoe » October 11th, 2017, 4:34 pm

It goes like this:

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Postby NoAffinity » October 11th, 2017, 4:35 pm

^That's what it looks like when I do it! :lol: :lolno:
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Postby SuperPang » October 11th, 2017, 5:47 pm

landisama wrote:I played on my Nintendo 64 this weekend. Mortal Kombat Trilogy and Killer Instinct Gold were my main time consumers

#prayforlandisama
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby spmbx » October 13th, 2017, 6:12 am

Re-visiting Day of the Tentacle. I find those games ideal to pick up and put down on a moments notice on the couch or in the train.
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Postby landisama » November 21st, 2017, 9:57 pm

I don't have much free time due to work and 2 kids, but I still play regularly for short bursts some 16 bit fighting games. This week it's MK2 on Megadrive. I was obsessed with this game as a kid and I am amazed by how much I still remember from the moveslist. It really stuck in my brain.
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby monouchi » December 6th, 2017, 8:33 am

Got my 1cc in SDOJ shot.
So now Im not currently playing SDOJ anymore...

Or should I try Laser... :awe:

Capture seems to work too, a Wei Ya RGB to Video converter, then a usb-capture device to laptop. (Not sure about the bit rate though when rendering the movie to MP4.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wy1ioDYUE9k
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby markedkiller78 » December 6th, 2017, 9:13 am

monouchi wrote:Got my 1cc in SDOJ shot.
So now Im not currently playing SDOJ anymore...

Or should I try Laser... :awe:

Capture seems to work too, a Wei Ya RGB to Video converter, then a usb-capture device to laptop. (Not sure about the bit rate though when rendering the movie to MP4.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wy1ioDYUE9k


Nice 8-) I’ll have a look at your vid later.
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Re: I'm currently playing:

Postby spmbx » December 6th, 2017, 1:50 pm

Great to see someone actually playing the boards for a change as opposed to jacking off to the cardboard and 6k pricetag! Nice skillz too, i don't think i'd ever manage a 1cc on this.

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