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Re: YOUR favorate game era.

If I had to pick an era, it 1981-1997. Basically, everything from the 8088 up to the 486, with some Pentium thrown in. Honestly, I don't find any nostalgia in anything beyond that because I spent the better part of the 2000's fighting with so called "Geeks" and "Nerds", some with merit being Network …

Some Questions about Selling Big Box Games

Just to let the moderators know this is not an announcement, this is just a question I have. I currently have a collection of Big Box games but the disks on some of them are questionable. Is there any point to attempting to sell any with questionable disks or is that a waste of time? Trying to …

Re: Why people still love XP

Running raw naked XP pre SP1 is fine as long as you keep it airgapped from critical infrastructure, about 3 miles away from the nearest powerlines with a solar panel and inverter should do. lol Even windows 7 is making me nervous these days... yes, firewalls are a thing, but with retro machines, it …

Re: The GIF Thread

Man, I'm going to be running around this thread using these in my music videos for YouTube. Already used a few of them. What's really cool is the newer gifs are all coming with a Vaporwave/RetroWave aesthetic which is a movement I'm kind of pulling from musically ATM as well as aesthetically (can't …

Re: Windows Me - "Misunderstood Edition"

I think a lot of the difference between using ME now vs. Then is that back then, we were using it daily to do regular everyday things, including internet access, back when ME would have been a target for viruses/malware/hacking, and when it was a mainstream O/S with new software targeted at it. One …

Re: Most important games

I'd say on PC the biggest influential games would be Monkey Island 1 & 2. Before that, Microsoft Adventure and Reader Rabbit was all I knew and I found the PC boring, banal, and over-educational, save for maybe a copy of "Memory Match". So here's why. The Secret of Monkey Island really showed me …

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