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Why aren't you using Launchbox /vr/?
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I use mGalaxy instead
Because that 2x2x2 puzzle cube has an illegal piece and would be impossible to solve, and my autism is way too strong to allow me to see that every time I play vidya.
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Launchbox is great, heard about it from they gaychasers
Fuck, now I see it too

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>graphical powerhouse
>can’t do transparencies
pick one and only one
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I forgot we have to multiply twice (old and new color) so add another 2 zeros to the cycles. Or calculate just with one decimal. Of course a compuetr doesnt calc in decimal, but in byte, so it wouldnt be 100 (for 2 decimals), but 256 or 64.
Dude, transparency is handled in the graphics hardware, it doesn't consume CPU cycles.
You fucking idiot. Look at kof, Samurai Shodown 3, and other 2d fighting games.
You are of course right, but not in every case. People say the saturn has no (graphic cpu) -transparency. I am just saying transparency is always possible and a very simple concept. Just very taxing (for the graphic cpu too).

>you will NEVER hold a brand new retro console in your hands, smell its newly molded plastic and fresh box, then lay it upon the carpet in front of the entertainment center and play a flawless launch title while your parents watch on again
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WRONG, there are games I liked as a child which now I either choose the better versions (say if they were on PS for example I would go with Dreamcast).
I've never seen an opinion this wrong
But you have never held a brand new retro console. Every console people bought brand new was literally the latest technology available.
It sucks for your kids that their dad is an internet faggot who everyone hates.
my mom told me my friends dad was a pedophile because he tried to take pictures of me and his son gaming, and I started to act so weird around them when I'd be at their place playing vidya that we just drifted apart.

We had some fun ass birthday parties tho.

his dad made him turn gore on low if it had the setting, but i'd convince him to turn it back up when we'd sneak back out to play after he went to bed with the volume on super low

PS you're adopted, i hope he finally told you.

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At long last, the Voyager 3 space probe is nearing completion. In addition to data gathering, there will be something included on board to presumably one day be discovered by extraterrestrial life. This time, instead of a golden record, we're including video games!

You're in charge of picking 5 games which not only represent the best in gaming, but Earth as a whole. Which 5 do you choose?
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Balloon fight
>implying they aren't watching us as we speak.
Tic tac toe
You forgot to take your meds again?
Body Harvest
Hybrid Heaven
Jet Force Gemini

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all right
let's make some craaaazy money
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lol the west coast is the only nice part of the united states go home cletus
t. homeless
I rather live in the Badlands or Rocky Mountains. I prefer spacious landscape.
Delhi? Daitya? Devadas? Devaraj? Debbie?
What's the best Crazy Taxi clone, and why is it Simpsons Road Rage?
Were there many to compete with it besides the game you mentioned? In all seriousness.

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What are you favorite sprite animations from Playstation?
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friendly remminder that saying "y game has aged" is just blaming the game for not liking it's gameplay/graphics and is just another form of denial.
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Gorgeous game


For a PS1 game BOF4's 3d models are actually pretty damn nice too
Sounds better than the tinny garbage I had coming out of my old-ass authentic retro experience™ TV back then. Still hardly any different from the OST anyway.
Will you too shut the fuck up and already.
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What's the deal with Double Dragon and how come they never managed a consistent art style/canon?
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I wonder if Koji Ogata also drew the chibi art for DD3 and Return.
I see you've watched youtube celebrities reviews of Double Dagon. That's nice to know.
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>Boss literally shoots and kills your grill
Not him, but this was common knowledge among DD1 players for years. Most Youtube ecelebs probably only played the NES version anyway, which forced you to level-grind to gain the elbow strike (which wasn't as effective as it was on the arcade).
Unlike the NES version, the arcade version of Double Dragon II didn't take no prisoners, literally.

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what are some good games you discovered thanks to /vr/?
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Nothing. You faggots didn't even inform me there was a really good Kamen Rider beat em up on the Super Nintendo.
what are games
Lately I owe a big sloppy kiss to the anon who suggested trying the mobile version of Neo Turf Masters. I'd tried going back and doing the SNES golf games I knew and some of the Win55 era stuff and none were as fun as I remembered. This one is just the right level of arcadey goodness.
Superb Mario Brothers
None. /vr/ has shit taste.

What would you expect from a spiritual sequel?
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A botched localization. The English cast will be stellar, but the rest of the game will have stupid gameplay changes.
>spiritual sequel

Yeah, that's what I would expect in a spiritual sequel.

What don't you understand?
worst treasure game
I was only considering the possibility of it being made by some indie dev in the west.
I apologize for being too rude.

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Why aren't you using the latest RetroArch, /vr/?
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Can't stand the quick menu UI, looks like complete shit.
>there's a shitload of things you can configure
Keyword here being "can". You CAN configure pretty much everything you want, but you don't have to. Downloading a core and loading a game takes even less than five minutes. So it doesn't "take hours" to configure if you want to play games, it takes hours if you want to experiment with shaders, filters, and all sorts of settings, and that's something you don't HAVE to do.
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LOL emulators
Most standalone emulators have shit configurability, or no shaders, or have shitty A/V sync issues.

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is tomb raider the ugliest retro game ever?
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The Saturn version made me want to throw up. Hands down the ugliest game I've ever played
When did the meme about tomb Raider being ugly start? I remember everyone being blown away by it.
>When did the meme about tomb Raider being ugly start? I remember everyone being blown away by it.
When OP couldn't beat Caves because he's too stupid to take all of 60 seconds to practice the controls. So he jumped to the conclusion "this game is ugly therefor it sucks!" because he's a bad mad baby.
When people born after 2000 tried to play it.
Nice fabrication.

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>Sanic became a successful long running franchise
>the superior mascot platformer faded into irrelevancy

It's not fair, bros.
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>start catering to the furry audience
Like everything else in the 90s?
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Personally RKA2 was my favorite just because I enjoyed going ballistic with the jetpack. You couldn't really do that in the others.

Anything with an animal character is going to be doomed to the furries, anon.

Maybe they shouldn't have made 2 shit sequels
You mean three.
He died with dignity.
No furries.
No offensively mediocre or outright broken games.
No autistic adventure fags wishing death to anyone different, nearly everyone.
No gen-z shitposters needing to validate themselves over a kids game instead of admitting they suck at action games.
I am glad sanic got mania, but that's it.
He's still in deep shit.

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there making a v2 patch soon https://www.startrinket.com/custom-robo
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Is there any reason to play this if I have the Gamecube one?
What's the deal with the romhack crashing on emulators where the original game doesn't? After a certain day or something? Weren't they going to fix that?

It's a completely different game?
My dick is hard and ready!
64 is the same gameplay but with a completely new story mode and better ai
fucking cool my man.

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Probably the first videogame I ever played...
Love it to this day.
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tfw you finished that shareware episode with a perfect score - in all levels: don't take any damage, kill all enemies, collect every item, get the S-P-Y letters in the correct order.
Tell me about it, seemed impossible back then and still a challenge today
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This game fucking rules. It's very basic, but that's kinda the charm of it. Very much like Super Mario Bros, but with agent theme. I also enjoy the levels and the overall design of the game, it's almost like those stickmen drawings you would draw during class, but I guess that's what they were going for.
The height differences and the maze like level design is awesome.

Crystal Caves is also very similar, but I always liked Secret Agent more because of the real world setting.
i used to pick my principals lock and play duke nukem on his computer all day
This is like losing you virginity to a oldwhore.

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>trying to program a fully functional RPG for the 2600

I don't know whether to applaud their ambition or chastise their naievety.
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id play a homsar about walking diagonally into people so their number goes down
This would've been made in 2004, it's not their new stuff
Well they're back to making H*R cartoons so my point still stands.
did the source files expire

i told them how to fix it already now chop chop

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