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#1 RickR

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Posted 14 June 2015 - 12:00 PM

"Firefox" makes you think of the Clint Eastwood movie and laser disc game:

 

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instead of the browser:

 

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#2 RickR

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Posted 14 June 2015 - 12:03 PM

You can dominate in any game that uses a one button controller:

 

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But absolutely suck at anything with more than 2 buttons:

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#3 RickR

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Posted 14 June 2015 - 08:34 PM

Apple means this:

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and this:

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NOT this:

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#4 Atari Adventure Square

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Posted 14 June 2015 - 09:23 PM

This was the best 3D in the house:

 

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Edited by Atari Adventure Square, 14 June 2015 - 09:25 PM.

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#5 nosweargamer

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Posted 15 June 2015 - 12:21 AM

When TV shows reminisced about the 60's

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instead of the 80's

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#6 nosweargamer

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Posted 15 June 2015 - 12:31 AM

you remember cartoons teaching you how to be smart

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instead of how to be dumb.

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#7 nosweargamer

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Posted 15 June 2015 - 12:38 AM

you remember next gen graphics making bigger leaps

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than this.

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#8 MaximumRD

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Posted 15 June 2015 - 05:08 PM

you remember next gen graphics making bigger leaps

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than this.

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Oh man so true lol. 


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#9 correagonzalez

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Posted 23 June 2015 - 04:11 PM

I'll stick with retro gaming unless the new zelda comes out on their new console (if it ever comes out of course lol)
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#10 StormSurge

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Posted 28 July 2015 - 10:43 AM

You know how to use one of these: 

 

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#11 nosweargamer

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Posted 28 July 2015 - 02:04 PM

If you remember eating Planters Cheez Balls.

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