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Old 05-29-10, 02:27 AM   #13
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I never had an Atari... started out with the NES and PC. Got a SNES later... that was my golden age right there, I loved that damn thing. Since then it has been PC and Nintendo consoles mostly.
I started with a master system and much later got a megadrive (genesis). I must admit I got badly sucked in by the sega marketing, and secretly wished I had a snes, though this is the first time I have ever admitted that. I still have a soft spot for the sega brand. Daytona would have to be one of the greatest ever games. It's still on of the most popular arcade games here in Australia- every arcade has at least 2 machines. I love sega basically.
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Old 05-29-10, 07:54 AM   #14
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I started with a master system and much later got a megadrive (genesis). I must admit I got badly sucked in by the sega marketing, and secretly wished I had a snes, though this is the first time I have ever admitted that. I still have a soft spot for the sega brand. Daytona would have to be one of the greatest ever games. It's still on of the most popular arcade games here in Australia- every arcade has at least 2 machines. I love sega basically.
I wanted a Sega so bad because of the marketing at one point but I remember my mother said no... she said a SNES and her gaming PC was enough.
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Old 05-30-10, 05:59 PM   #15
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I wanted a Sega so bad because of the marketing at one point but I remember my mother said no... she said a SNES and her gaming PC was enough.
your mother had a gaming PC? does that mean it had a sound card? lol
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your mother had a gaming PC? does that mean it had a sound card? lol
My mother was a huge PC gamer until roughly 10 years ago... now she has a Wii, lol.
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My mother was a huge PC gamer until roughly 10 years ago... now she has a Wii, lol.
which games did your mother play? sims type games? RPGs? or the more "male" games like doom, quake etc?
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which games did your mother play? sims type games? RPGs? or the more "male" games like doom, quake etc?
Point and click adventures and RPGs mainly... maybe some flight games like Wing Commander. No FPSes that I recall.
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Point and click adventures and RPGs mainly... maybe some flight games like Wing Commander. No FPSes that I recall.
family of nerds huh : that's pretty cool.
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