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  1. Swainy

    Your retro youtube videos

    See me play very badly indeed:
  2. Swainy

    Atari Lynx Appreciation Thread

    The Atari Lynx gets a lot of coverage in the latest episode of RA: http://traffic.libsyn.com/retroasylum/RA_190.mp3
  3. Swainy

    Video capture of retro consoles

    I record my footage using a DVD recorder. You can see how it looks here:
  4. Swainy

    jammaplus/forum - hijacked?

    There’s always the UKVAC forums I guess.
  5. Swainy

    Retro Revival 2018 - Tickets on Sale

    Recorded live at Revival 2018, Darren Gargette (of Cane And Rinse fame) hosts our Rare/Playtronic panel. Guests include Kev Bayliss, David Wise, Chris Seavour, Simon Gerges, Chris Marlow, Jens Restemeier, Shawn Pile, Dan Murdoch and Hamish Lockwood. http://traffic.libsyn.com/retroasylum/RA_Revival_Rare_Panel.mp3
  6. It’s a shame that he didn’t realise that there are two Amstrad versions of Ghostbusters. https://youtu.be/1OxN0JzYgWs
  7. Swainy

    Retro Revival 2018 - Tickets on Sale

    Ok, so the guests for this years talks are confirmed: Saturday 12:00 - 12:40 Rare Panel (Kev Bayliss/David Wise/Chris Seavor/Shawn Pile/Chris Marlow/Hamish Lockwood) 13:00 - 13:40 Paul Rose aka Mr Biffo and Iain Lee 14:00 - 14:40 Shahid Ahmad 15:00 - 15:40 John Romero 16:00 - 16:40 Julian Gollop Sunday 12:00 - Spectrum Next Panel (Jim Bagley/Rich Stevenson/Mike Dailly/Simon Butler/Lyndon Sharp) 13:00 - Commodore Panel (Archer MacLean/Anthony Ball/David Pleasance/Colin Porch/Simon Butler) 14:00 - Newsfield Panel (Roger Kean/Oli Frey/Robin Hogg/Nick Roberts/Chris Wilkins/Jeremy Wood/Jaz Rignall via Skype) 15:00 - Live Revival Wrap-up Podcast (Retro Asylum/Maximum Power Up/10 Pence Arcade) So personally I think that is a great line up and I hope that you agree. Please book now to avoid disappointment.
  8. Swainy

    The C64 Mini

    By the looks of things, it’s so you can use the joystick. Some games were programmed to use port 1 for the joystick whilst others used port 2. I havent used a C64 mini yet but I’m guessing that it can’t tell the ports apart because they are USB ports?
  9. Swainy

    Retro Asylum 182: Worms

    Matt, Steve and Mads come together to discuss the gaming club game of March 2018: Worms for the Amiga by Team 17. http://traffic.libsyn.com/retroasylum/RA_Episode_182_Worms.mp3
  10. Swainy

    Your retro youtube videos

    And our THEC64 MINI play test:
  11. Swainy

    Your retro youtube videos

    The latest episode of Games Of Praise:

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