How long have you been a TrueGamer(4Life)?

  • Page

    of 2 First / Last

    Previous
  • TrueGamer4Life 29 Apr 2013 15:45:06 16 posts
    Seen 11 months ago
    Registered 1 year ago
    Now I am talking about true gaming dedication. Like going out and buying you 1st console (not a gift/present bought by somebody else)? not using your mum or dads Debit/Credit Card. Using your own Hard Earned Cold Cash! (not including traded/2nd hand, it has to be Brand New Factory Seal)

    Now, it does not have to be a Console you could have bought a PC, or built a PC from scratch.

    Setember 1987 was first console I bought was the Sega Master System, and I remember standing outside Woolworths freezing my backside off. Back then Pre-Ordering wasn't around (or at least thats what I remember), I was 15 years old and had been working in the garage with my Grandad on Saturdays for about a year. I was so excited at the time. For 2 years I had been playing Pac-Man, Missile Command and Frogger on my old Atari, we didn't have much when I was younger, but to own a console made me quite popular at school.

    So.....what do you remember?
  • Armoured_Bear 29 Apr 2013 15:45:45 11,300 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 3 years ago
    4Life y'all, 4Life

    XBL : ecosse011172
    PSN : ecosse_011172
    NNID : armoured_bear

  • nickthegun 29 Apr 2013 15:48:23 60,162 posts
    Seen 6 minutes ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    Hes taking 'True Gamer' back.

    ---------------------------------------------------------
    someone say something funny

  • Deleted user 29 April 2013 15:50:00
    My earliest memory is playing Chucky Egg on my Dads BBC computer, more so watching my older cousins playing it. First console was the NES with Mario Bros / Duckhunt probably in 1990, so was 4 at the time.

    Also remember outside the house, my Dad used to run a Petrol station and had a Police game on one of the computers where you had to type the commands in, that was awesome.

    Edited by feeg86 at 15:57:22 29-04-2013
  • Deleted user 29 April 2013 15:50:01
    Since FFVII. Played games before (Dad had a PC, Amiega etc. and friends all had SNESs etc.) but nothing ever grabbed my interested as much as this. Gave me an appreciation of gaming - beyond jumping on a turtle's head whic really just did nothing for me - that I still have today even if nothing has come close to it since.
  • TrueGamer4Life 29 Apr 2013 15:50:13 16 posts
    Seen 11 months ago
    Registered 1 year ago
    True Gamers have Age & Experience.....Fanboys have just hit puberty!
  • Retroid Moderator 29 Apr 2013 15:51:11 44,803 posts
    Seen 7 minutes ago
    Registered 11 years ago


    Edited by Retroid at 15:51:50 29-04-2013
  • Deleted user 29 April 2013 15:51:23
    Age and experience should ultimately lead to the conclusion that games are a bit shit and not worth obsessing over.
  • bad09 29 Apr 2013 15:52:15 5,954 posts
    Seen 7 minutes ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    True gaming dedication? What the hell is that?

    Shame this true dedication comes only with your own money to, I loved my speccy, Amiga and MD and my current PC. All were bought for me but just don't count :(
  • spindle9988 29 Apr 2013 15:52:44 3,597 posts
    Seen 1 hour ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    If were talking about the 1st console I spent hard money, then mine would be a ps2. I was gonna say DC but thinking back my dad got me that for my 18th. Love you dad
  • kalel 29 Apr 2013 15:53:19 87,933 posts
    Seen 29 seconds ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    Probably since Halo 4. Is there anything else worth looking at?
  • TrueGamer4Life 29 Apr 2013 15:53:24 16 posts
    Seen 11 months ago
    Registered 1 year ago
    meme wrote:
    Age and experience should ultimately lead to the conclusion that games are a bit shit and not worth obsessing over.
    lol.....that is very true, but to escape the reality we all need to play games.....just a little bit ;)
  • kinky_mong 29 Apr 2013 15:54:07 10,358 posts
    Seen 34 minutes ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    TrueGamers ain't nuttin' to fuck wit'.

    All the eurogamers who actually play with each other on xbl rather than just post pseudointellectual pc handwringing bollocks on the forums, love the shit out of biggy.

  • bad09 29 Apr 2013 15:55:28 5,954 posts
    Seen 7 minutes ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    kinky_mong wrote:
    TrueGamers ain't nuttin' to fuck wit'.
    I dunno "serious" gamers could take 'em
  • Deleted user 29 April 2013 15:56:07
    Since a week last Tuesday. Do I qualify for the gang?
  • Retroid Moderator 29 Apr 2013 15:56:40 44,803 posts
    Seen 7 minutes ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    My uncle had a ZX80 and I own an arcade cabinet.

    /Gang sign

  • Shikasama 29 Apr 2013 15:59:20 6,872 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    The only thing you need to be to be 'truly dedicated' is spend some of your disposable income on a games console?

    MIDDLE CLASS THUG LIFE
  • Deckard1 29 Apr 2013 16:00:37 28,266 posts
    Seen 22 minutes ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    A was playin ma sega genisis when you was just a piddly ass yoyo having motherfucker. For real. This bitch ass nigga ain't no thing but a chicken wing on a string. Shit.
  • Dougs 29 Apr 2013 16:01:14 68,063 posts
    Seen 12 minutes ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    4lyfe
  • opalw00t 29 Apr 2013 16:05:17 11,142 posts
    Seen 1 hour ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    I've seen game systems you people wouldn't believe. Acorn Electrons on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-64s glitter in the dark near the Commodore gate. All those consoles will be lost in time, like tears in rain....

    Time to die.


    PAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAARRRRRRRP!

    The day charity died - NEVER FORGET

    (the mic was OK in the end)

  • munki83 29 Apr 2013 16:11:01 1,436 posts
    Seen 9 minutes ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    I'm da one true gamer. My left nut is called Mario and the right is sonic....Yo!!!!
  • Baihu1983 29 Apr 2013 16:12:08 3,458 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 3 years ago
  • Deleted user 29 April 2013 16:12:13
    I just read the OP. He was 15 in 1987. I saw the 4Life nonsense and thought he was a kid... :/
  • Widge Moderator 29 Apr 2013 16:16:53 13,681 posts
    Seen 3 minutes ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    My first memories were using the Atari 400. I remember cranking up the ass temps.

    _ _ _

    www.inverted-audio.com

  • bad09 29 Apr 2013 16:17:09 5,954 posts
    Seen 7 minutes ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    mowgli wrote:
    I just read the OP. He was 15 in 1987. I saw the 4Life nonsense and thought he was a kid... :/
    4life means 4life blood.

    / double gang sign
  • Deleted user 29 April 2013 16:17:42
    4life means you should be thrown under a bus.
  • neilka 29 Apr 2013 16:18:34 16,108 posts
    Seen 6 minutes ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    I popped a cap in Miner Willy's ass

    Lastly, I am gay, disabled, and a liberal.

  • bad09 29 Apr 2013 16:20:37 5,954 posts
    Seen 7 minutes ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    neilka wrote:
    I popped a cap in Miner Willy's ass
    What you and Willy get up to is your own business but I hope you two stay together....4life yo..
  • pinebear 29 Apr 2013 16:27:47 8,565 posts
    Seen 10 months ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    Petition to bring back The Mighty Rose
    --------------------------------------

  • Page

    of 2 First / Last

    Previous
Log in or register to reply