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by Garrettimus
Wed Dec 23, 2015 11:34 pm
Forum: other vintage computer hardware, software and games
Topic: I interviewed Clive Townsend (Saboteur)
Replies: 3
Views: 1257

I interviewed Clive Townsend (Saboteur)

Dear friends, The new issue of my magazine "Jogos 80" is out. I interviewed Clive Townsend, the British programmer that released, via Durell Software, the classic game Saboteur! Here's the interview for you in English! PS: Note the question on a Beeb version of that game... Jogos 80: How did your fi...
by Garrettimus
Wed Dec 23, 2015 11:12 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: Happy Christmas - 2015!
Replies: 19
Views: 2358

Happy Christmas - 2015!

Dear friends and brothers, I really apologize for being so absent... Since my dad's passing I've been busy with paperwork, bureaucratic stuff and the preparations to sell dad's house. I AM REALLY SORRY! Plus, I've been VERY busy with the documentary I'm producing... Anyway, I WISH YOU ALL (YOUR FAMI...
by Garrettimus
Fri Oct 09, 2015 11:26 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My new project - A Documentary!
Replies: 35
Views: 4634

Re: My new project - A Documentary!

Dear friends, guess who we've interviewed! :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by Garrettimus
Fri Oct 09, 2015 11:22 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Kingston Upon Thames
Replies: 14
Views: 1307

Re: Hello from Kingston Upon Thames

Welcome to our forum! =D> :D
by Garrettimus
Fri Oct 09, 2015 11:21 am
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 5356
Views: 410660

Re: Today I received.....

Autographed posters by Ocean artist Bob Wakelin! :D
by Garrettimus
Wed Sep 02, 2015 5:31 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: Jogos 80 Issue 15 is out!
Replies: 0
Views: 581

Jogos 80 Issue 15 is out!

Dear friends and forum members, The new issue o my magazine, issue 15 , is out! Here are the contents: - Dossier "Enigma of the Gods" (Part 1). Our friends and collaborators Marcelo Teixeira and Alessander "Sander" Goulart didn't fear getting embroiled in the Egyptian desert to dig the most varied i...
by Garrettimus
Mon Aug 31, 2015 9:55 am
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 5356
Views: 410660

Re: Today I received.....

Fantastic! Happy birthday, Wim! =D>
by Garrettimus
Mon Aug 31, 2015 12:03 am
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 5356
Views: 410660

Re: Today I received.....

I must find a proper place for the TV, my table is packed with stuff!
by Garrettimus
Sun Aug 30, 2015 2:25 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 5356
Views: 410660

Re: Today I received.....

Last Friday I received a very special gift from another truly GENEROUS friend, Flaxcottage. A picture and some videos speak for themselves! =D> =D> =D> =D> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KuHnJvUpFc4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOQtPEI-dGk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1AirGwVH4dg I love my ne...
by Garrettimus
Thu Aug 06, 2015 11:25 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My dad has passed away... :-(
Replies: 14
Views: 1701

Re: My dad has passed away... :-(

Thank you very very much, dear friends, for all the words regarding dad. You are very special friends, indeed. This is why I love this forum so much.
by Garrettimus
Tue Aug 04, 2015 12:00 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My dad has passed away... :-(
Replies: 14
Views: 1701

Re: My dad has passed away... :-(

Some people say I look more like mum.

She was pretty. :(
by Garrettimus
Tue Aug 04, 2015 11:56 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My dad has passed away... :-(
Replies: 14
Views: 1701

Re: My dad has passed away... :-(

Thank you very much, dear friends. Dad was 88 years old already. The sad thing is he was actually getting better, the infection was under control, but then he suffered the pulmonary embolism thing and died. There's no particular reason as to why I chose that picture, I stumbled upon that photo whils...
by Garrettimus
Tue Aug 04, 2015 10:17 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My dad has passed away... :-(
Replies: 14
Views: 1701

My dad has passed away... :-(

Dear friends, I've been away from the forum for a while. The reason is my dad's passed away on July the 21st. :( He had a kidney infection that spread to his system. The kidney infection then turned into Sepsis (generalized infection). He was hospitalized for 14 days and ended up dying of pulmonary ...
by Garrettimus
Tue Jun 16, 2015 8:01 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: Space-themed synth album - NEW
Replies: 17
Views: 2547

Re: Space-themed synth album - NEW

We've been interviewed by a relevant Brazilian website!

http://judao.com.br/viagem-espacial-son ... ro-uridium
by Garrettimus
Wed Jun 10, 2015 9:09 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: Space-themed synth album - NEW
Replies: 17
Views: 2547

Re: Space-themed synth album - NEW

The CD is ready and up for sale!

Price for the U.K. (including air mail shipping): £5. :D

Here's the artwork.
by Garrettimus
Wed May 27, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?
Replies: 12
Views: 2579

Re: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?

Thank you, my friends. =D>

Since my friend intented to use a chess program by Tandy ("MicroChess") for the CoCo, I ended up using Acornsoft's Chess. The Beeb won after 27 moves. :D

We will still decide what the next opponent will be...
by Garrettimus
Tue May 26, 2015 10:07 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My new project - A Documentary!
Replies: 35
Views: 4634

Re: My new project - A Documentary!

Our first teaser poster is ready! :D

High resolution (A3) poster here:

http://tinyurl.com/ln4amzs
by Garrettimus
Tue May 26, 2015 10:06 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My new project - A Documentary!
Replies: 35
Views: 4634

Re: My new project - A Documentary!

LOL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
by Garrettimus
Thu May 21, 2015 10:30 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My new project - A Documentary!
Replies: 35
Views: 4634

Re: My new project - A Documentary!

LOL!!!!!!

Here's a full size picture for your appreciation! LOL! :D
by Garrettimus
Wed May 20, 2015 2:54 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My new project - A Documentary!
Replies: 35
Views: 4634

Re: My new project - A Documentary!

Hey, Marcus . . . Well done with the documentary =D> Noticed your Avatar . . . still need to work on that smile! :lol: Dave H :D Thank you, matey! :D Concerning the Avatar, well, I wanted to look like a "hard man" (British slang, right?). I think I suceeded! LOL! :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :lol: :lol:
by Garrettimus
Wed May 20, 2015 11:05 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My new project - A Documentary!
Replies: 35
Views: 4634

Re: My new project - A Documentary!

More examples of the quality of our videos (shot in 4K resolution).
by Garrettimus
Wed May 20, 2015 10:52 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: My new project - A Documentary!
Replies: 35
Views: 4634

Re: My new project - A Documentary!

Arcadian wrote:Hey Marcus, you did it! :D

Well done mate!! =D>
Thank you, matey! :D
by Garrettimus
Wed May 20, 2015 10:48 am
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?
Replies: 12
Views: 2579

Re: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?

CMcDougall wrote:christ Marcus, never knew you where a bar steward as well, man of Many talents :wink: must pour me a pint sometime! :)

if you asked about Draughts games, it would be more my cup of tea! 8)
LOL! It took me a while to figure the joke out! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Garrettimus
Tue May 19, 2015 1:24 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?
Replies: 12
Views: 2579

Re: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?

CMcDougall wrote:
leenew wrote:posts an image before me I will do it when I get home tonight...
have your tea in peace 8)
from the search:
http://www.stairwaytohell.com/filesearc ... rch=Search
Bless you, mate! :D :lol: :mrgreen: I am a lazy bastard! :oops:
by Garrettimus
Tue May 19, 2015 1:11 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?
Replies: 12
Views: 2579

Re: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?

leenew wrote:I am at work on my phone at the moment Marcus, but if nobody posts an image before me I will do it when I get home tonight...
Lee.
Thank you very much, mate, there's no hurry, the match will happen Saturday. :D
by Garrettimus
Tue May 19, 2015 1:03 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?
Replies: 12
Views: 2579

Re: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?

leenew wrote:White knight mk12 should be the best on the beeb :D
Lee.
Cool! Do you happen to have the image file? :mrgreen:

This will be the Beeb's foe:

https://archive.org/details/Chess_1980_Tandy_26-3050
by Garrettimus
Tue May 19, 2015 12:54 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?
Replies: 12
Views: 2579

What is the best Chess program for the Beeb?

Dear friends, what's up? I've been away from the forum because of my documentary, it's taking all of my spare time. :oops: :( A friend will write a piece on Chess programs for my magazine Jogos 80. We will put several different classic platforms to play against each other. In your opinion, what's th...
by Garrettimus
Fri May 01, 2015 12:30 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 5356
Views: 410660

Re: Today I received.....

I've just received this jewel! :D

Thank you very much, Mark!
by Garrettimus
Sat Apr 25, 2015 4:29 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: Space-themed synth album - NEW
Replies: 17
Views: 2547

Re: Space-themed synth album - NEW

Voting has ended. Thank you very much, my friends.

The ARP Odyssey cover has won. :D

Today I'll visit the studio to get the new Master CD.