Take these broken wings

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Take these broken wings

Postby Edddelos » Sun Nov 12, 2017 4:58 pm

Whenever I hear the song "Broken Wings" by Mr. Mister, I feel like playing GTA vice city. I know the game is old as moses, and I know most of you readers where in diapers when it came out, but I like my retro games. 8-)
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Re: Take these broken wings

Postby TorTorden » Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:04 pm

Already drinking and driving (legally) well before that came out.
And funny you should call it a retro, when vice city itself was making a lot of retro gamer jokes.

And more than half the members on this board used to play original Elite in the mid 80's.
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Re: Take these broken wings

Postby Relix Typhon » Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:20 pm

Most of the people who play Elite are in their 30's I think. This board has a very high average age, I believe as Tor said. I'd probably estimate around 45-55 years old.
I was 20 when it came out but its not really my style.

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Re: Take these broken wings

Postby LeDoyen » Sun Nov 12, 2017 8:05 pm

I remember playing the original GTA which was the most fun of the bunch to me :)

As for Elite, i learned about the franchise way after Elite Dangerous was out. This one went way under the radar in my books, crazy...

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Re: Take these broken wings

Postby Cmdr Kharma » Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:11 pm

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Re: Take these broken wings

Postby Yeshe McGermot » Mon Nov 13, 2017 3:25 pm

TorTorden wrote:And more than half the members on this board used to play original Elite in the mid 80's.

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