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Discussion in 'Board Games' started by allsport21, May 5, 2007.

  1. allsport21

    allsport21 wanna talk cfb? let's go.

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    you remember having to blow on the game cartridge to get it to work. :eek:

    Please feel free to add to this thread.
     
  2. ottoman

    ottoman Banned

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    this should be in the games section, but good idead anyhow. TLC will probly move it.

    You know your old school when your favourite game of all time is pacman.
     
  3. DBloke

    DBloke The last original
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    Try blowin it off

    You hummmm the specky loadin nosie


    You have a pic of your first ever console
    [​IMG]

    With the perils of willy game
     
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  4. allsport21

    allsport21 wanna talk cfb? let's go.

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    what the hell is that darkprinny? i can't make out the name.
     
  5. Wii_Smurf

    Wii_Smurf No.1 Smurf

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    I don't know lol

    My first console:

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    Commodore 64

    And you know your old school when you only play VC Games
     
  6. allsport21

    allsport21 wanna talk cfb? let's go.

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    ah yes, the 64. i remember my friend and i playing lords of conquest on that thing. it was like the board game risk slapped into a video game.
     
  7. compodude

    compodude keep it compo

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    i remember blowing games to make them work
     
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    Wii_BrEnDo2007 Gran Turismo

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    you know your old school when you tried to play a game on your mega drive but alex kidd came on instead
     
  9. compodude

    compodude keep it compo

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    you know your oldschool when you remember blowing up giant imps with a shotgun
     
  10. Squall7

    Squall7 A li'l bit different

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    You might be old school if Tron brought back memories...
    [​IMG]
     
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    You might be old school if you remember when pinball machines out numbered video games at the roller skating rink :yesnod:
     
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    Totally. That was so irritating...

    You know you're old school when you can hum the Super Mario Bros. themes for overworld and underworld.

    Da da da, du da da ... da...
    E E E C E G G
     
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    LOL I have one of those in the loft, a Binatone pong/tennis game, then a came along a ZX81 and a Vic20:lol:
     
  14. allsport21

    allsport21 wanna talk cfb? let's go.

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    ohh yeah... i remember racing the toy light cycles with my friend

    you know you're old school when you can remember one button on you controller
     
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    dude..i totally remember doing that
     
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    ssbb_lover Novocain Stain'd

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    You might be old-school if you still wear a Calculator Watch. :/
     
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    lol....you might be old school if you remember your pet rock
     
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    You might be old-school if you're still convinced that the Beatles are the greatest band on earth.
     
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    DBloke The last original
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    I played it the other day ( I got the gun for it)

    My home like a retirement home for old computers
     
  20. Crazy_Fool

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    You might be old school if you remember having to "press play on tape 1" then waiting 20 minutes for any game to load up. Pretty obscure, but definately old school. wonder how many of you remember that ;)
     

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