Showing 1 to 20 of 3,651
1. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 04:18 BST
Just ordered Super Off Road for the NES online for $4.50, which is cheaper than what it'd cost on the VC. This includes shipping. Can't wait. The NES version is a great port of an arcade classic.
Friend code: 5370-0444-3461
Animal Crossing City Folk Code: 3053-5977-0373
2. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 04:25 BST
Super Mario RPG, back in 2008.
Jesus is the only way.
It's OK for someone to have an opinion. This ain't the Soviet Union you know.
Nintendo Network ID: cheetahman91
3. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 04:28 BST
The SNES cartridge or the download?
What I meant was old games you bought, not downloaded. And this excludes any system introduced since 2000.
4. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 04:38 BST
The cartridge for $30. I was going to get it for VC, but I got impatient and bought it at Play'n'Trade instead.
Edited on Fri 11th June, 2010 @ 04:40 by cheetahman91
5. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 04:41 BST
@cheetahman you fail
I have trouble finishing games.
Current victims of shelving: Ni no Kuni, Dragon Quest VIII, Ratchet Deadlocked
6. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 04:45 BST
What's even worse is that I bought it two days before it hit the VC in NA. Ah well, I guess it's good for collection purposes too. (not that I actually collect games in the first place ) I also didn't feel like shelling out $20 for a Classic Controller.
Edited on Fri 11th June, 2010 @ 04:48 by cheetahman91
7. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 04:52 BST
I bought Battle of Olympus for $10 about 6 months ago... that's the most recent thing I can think of.
8. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 04:57 BST
A SEGA Saturn console for $50. It came with a few decent games but nothing to write home about.
Flipnote Code: Right, Down, A, Up,B, Right, Left, X
9. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 05:10 BST
Ah! I just read the 3rd post after adding my last "retro" purchase. I'd consider GCN games and PS2 games as Retro games, in all honesty. Even Nintendo counts GCN games as Retro since they're in the retro category.
“The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.” - "Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them."
10. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 06:23 BST
Since GC and PS2 games are rather modern IMO, I don't really consider them all that retro. Nostalgic, sure, but not retro (yet).
11. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 07:01 BST
I've been on a huge retro game binge recently, and have been eBaying lots of stuff. Most recent includes Kirby Pinball Land, Kurukuru Kururin, Sonic Battle, Faxanadu, Pokémon Snap and Shantae. Yes, Shantae was the most expensive of them all. I won it for £185! The rest was rather cheap, never going for more than £10 per game.
12. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 07:18 BST
Kirby's Adventure - (Nes)
As sad as it sounds, the 'only' Kirby games I've ever really played and finished are Kirby's Dreamland and Kirby Canvas Curse I have fond memories of playing Dreamland back on the GB when i was a child, but I finally got around to beating it a year ago. And while it's unique, has great music, fun gameplay and beautiful graphics. It's just too damn easy, but Hard mode is a different story! kirby Canvas Curse on the other hand was amazing. One of the best(if not thee') DS games I've ever played
Currently Playing: NiGhts: Journey into Dreams!
We shall swim to Bubble Island, or you will suffer the wrath of my Trident Laser!
80s FANATIC & King of NES Tekkidome!
13. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 13:42 BST
I bought another Game Boy Color from Play 'n' Trade not too long ago. It was a It was a special edition Pokemon Gold/Silver themed one with metallic, color changing gold/silver paint and it had Pikachu and Pichu on it (Pikachu's cheek lit up as the power light). It's so neat! I also got it for the dirt cheap price of $13 in pretty great condition. I was actually looking for that very same game boy color on ebay before I bought it and then I visited Play 'n' Trade and couldn't believe my eyes. I bought it in a Heartbeat.
Wii FC: 8351-4714-7815-3002Mario Kart Wii FC: 3180-9688-8303Super Smash Bros. Brawl FC: 5370-0356-7233PSN ID: LunchBoxRules
14. Posted: Fri 11th Jun 2010 15:00 BST
My most recent retro purchase was my dreamcast, (9/9/99, out before 2000!) and crazy taxi.
Wii Number-7678 3196 4328 4590
15. Posted: Sat 12th Jun 2010 12:51 BST
I have been buying a lot of game boy/ game boy color games on eBay lately. A few of the games I have bought: Pokemon Gold, Legend of Zelda Oracle of Seasons, Kirby Dreamland, Kirby Pinball Land, Dragon Warrior Monsters, Donkey Kong Land II, Donkey Kong Land III, Donkey Kong, Super Mario Land, and a few others. I'm also watching some more that I will probably bid on. Most of these games I have gotten for about 3-4 dollars. (and that's with shipping included!)
16. Posted: Sat 12th Jun 2010 13:00 BST
How was that fail? Was he trying not to buy the game, and failed to do so? On-Topic: I think 4 Swords Adventures last June 27(around there) No, i re-bought Kirby Air Ride in Septemeber.
Edited on Sat 12th June, 2010 @ 13:04 by turtlelink
Brawl FC: 4425-1340-4519
The Sister Complex Kingpin of Steel!
17. Posted: Sat 12th Jun 2010 13:11 BST
Super Metroid for the SNES was my last retro purchase. I got it on Tuesday. I love that game.
18. Posted: Sat 12th Jun 2010 13:29 BST
Last year I bought a SNES with two controllers Super Mario all stars, Street fighter 2 Turbo Hyper Fighting, Super Mario Kart, UN Squadron, Super Metroid, Zelda a Link to the Past, Contra 3, and probably another game or two that I can't remember atm plus a NTSC to PAl converter (console is PAL some of the games are NTSC) AND an N64 with two controllers and Super Mario 64, the two Zeldas, Mario Kart, Goldeneye, Perfect Dark, Pokemon Stadium and some other games aswell. It was my first and only retro buy and I only had to pay 20 euros for it hehe kinda ripped the shop off, but in all honesty I didn't know these retro games were more expensive than that back then, neither did the shop owner.....
19. Posted: Sat 12th Jun 2010 18:38 BST
I've just recieved today ,a boxed mint condition original Gameboy with Tetris.Man it felt good to hold one of these bad boys again!! I've also just ordered Zelda:Links Awakening , Wario World Super Mario world 3 and Micro Machines.Got the whole lot inc postage for about £30 Bargain!!! Can't wait till my other games arrive ,till then Tetris will suffice quite nicely,it just feels right playing it on the GB. Awesome!!!
What's this bit for again?
20. Posted: Sat 12th Jun 2010 21:22 BST
oh man, tetris on a gray-brick game boy... that takes me back to when i got mine back in the day, lol. enjoy it, monkey-man :3
BEST THREAD EVER
future of NL >:3
[16:43] James: I should learn these site rules more clearly
[16:44] LztheBlehBird: James doesn't know the rules? For shame!!!
[16:44] Vintage: We have rules?
[16:44] Reala: don't expose the staff to sunlight, don't get them wet and don't feed them after midnight
Nintendo Network ID: gentlemen_cat | Twitter: theblackdragon