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Retro Game Polls

Vote for your top games on consoles,computers and in the arcades from the late 70s to the millennium.

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3rd Dec 2016-- *MSG* - I have just added The Silverball Podcast to the "Top Retro Podcasts area" of the website --Here.

27th Nov 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Sinclair ZX Spectrum)
There has been some heavy voting in the Zx Spectrum poll with eighteen games receiving votes...
( ZX Spectrum )
Climbers (^) 14
Unmoved (<>) 1
New Entries (NE) 3 --Here

25th Nov 2016--Retro Game Polls-(3DO and Pinball)
Gex climbs to third position in the 3DO game poll and in the new Pinball poll Soccer Kings (Zaccaria) is a new entry straight in to the No.2 spot!.
( 3DO )
Gex ^3rd
( Arcade Pinball )
Soccer Kings ^3rd --Here

21st Nov 2016-- *MSG* - The Pinball game poll is now active so you can vote for there favourite arcade pins! --Here .

20th Oct 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Commodore 64)
The C64 version of Manic Miner has received a vote and this launches it above mid table in the Commodore 64 game poll!.
Manic Miner ^23rd --Here

20th Oct 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Vectrex)
There has been seven votes in the Vectrex game poll and it appears that both homebrew titles Protector and Vector Pilot are increasing their lead at the top of the table!.
Protector <>1st
Vector Pilot <>1st
Patriots ^7th
Cosmic Chasm ^12th
Death Chase NE/17th
Rip Off NE/ --Here

1st Oct 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Microsoft MSX)
Majou Densetsu (Knightmare) jumps to the top of the MSX game poll along side its sequel The Maze Of Galious --Here

26th Jul 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Super Nintendo)
Super Castlevania IV receives a vote in the SNES poll which means it joins Super Mario Kart and Chrono Trigger in 2nd position! --Here

25th Sep 2016I have found three more podcasts that are good listening so I have added them to the podcasts page, they are "CoCo Crew Podcast", "The Pinball Podcast" and the "Spooky Pinball Podcast" --Here .

28th Aug 2016I have just added "Sega Nerds-Nerdcast" to the podcasts page , certainly worth a listen. --Here .

6th Aug 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Amstrad CPC) Sorry about delay with updating game polls, I was having a computer upgrade. In the Amstrad game poll Jetset Willy II-The Final Froniter climbs up to third position under Manic Miner and the original JSW --Here

11th Jul 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Atari ST)
Future Wars : Time Travellers/Adventures In Time/Les Voyageurs Du Temps receives a vote and climbs up to 8th position in the Atari ST game poll! --Here

7th Jul 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Atari VCS)
There has been two votes in the Atari VCS/2600 game poll with both Pitfall II and H.E.R.O climbing the table! --Here

2nd Jul 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Colecovision) There has been 31 votes in the Colecovision game poll, Ladybug is still holding onto top position but is now joined by the game Venture after it received four votes! --Here

20th Jun 2016--I have just added three more podcasts to the "Top Retro Podcasts area" of the website- Retro Gaming Roundup , TADPOG (Tyler and Dave play old games) and The Virtually Human Podcast. --Here .

12th Jun 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Vectrex)
In the Vectrex game poll Fortress Of Narzod receives a vote but remains in third position.
( Vectrex )
Fortress Of Narzod <>/3rd --Here

5th Jun 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Memotech MTX)
Obliteration Zone is the first title nominated for the Memotech MTX game poll.
( Memotech MTX )
Obliteration Zone NE/1st --Here

29th Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Various)
After a second successful Facebook advertising campaign I have received a total was 450 votes across 36 systems!.
I hope to update all polls in seven days,again thanks to every one who has voted.
( Acorn 8-bit ) - 1 vote
( Amstrad CPC ) - 6 Votes
( Apple II ) - 48 Votes
( Macintosh ) - 10 Votes
( Arcade Games ) - 60 Votes
( Atari 8-bit ) - 9 Votes
( Atari VCS ) - 13 Votes
( Atari 5200 ) - 1 Vote
( Atari Lynx ) - 1 Vote
( Atari ST ) - 10 Votes
( Atari Jaguar ) - 1 Vote
( Bandai Wonderswan ) - 1 Vote
( Colecovision ) - 16 Votes
( Vic-20 ) - 4 Votes
( Commodore 64 ) - 47 Votes
( Amiga ) - 14 Votes
( Odyssey 2/Videopac ) - 4 Votes
( Intellivision ) - 4 Votes
( MSX ) - 10 Votes
( PC Engine/Turbo GFX16 ) - 1 Vote
( Gameboy ) - 7 Votes
( NES/Famicom ) - 16 Votes
( Super Nintendo ) - 10 Votes
( Nintendo 64 ) - 10 Votes
( PC and DOS ) - 33 Votes
( Game Gear ) - 3 Votes
( Master System ) - 12 Votes
( Megadrive/Genesis ) - 43 Votes
( Sega CD ) - 4 Votes
( Sega 32X ) - 4 Votes
( Sega Saturn ) - 9 Votes
( Sega Dreamcast ) - 6 Votes
( ZX Spectrum ) - 18 Votes
( NeoGeo ) - 3 Vote
( Playstation ) - 27 Votes
( Vacuum Fluorescent Display Games ) - 1 Vote --Here

11th Apr 2016-- *MSG* - I have just added two more podcasts to the "Top Retro Podcasts area" of the website- Super Podcast Bros. and The Good Ole Gamers Podcasts,both often use bad language and so are probably not safe for work (NSFW) --Here .

10th Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Atari 7800)
Midnight Mutants is a new entry in the Atari 7800 game poll.
( Atari 7800 )
Midnight Mutants NE/19th --Here

7th Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Nintendo 64)
Doom 64 climbs up to tenth position in the N64 game poll.
( Nintendo 64 )
Doom 64 ^10th --Here

4th Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(BBC Micro)
Citadel climbs five positions in the Acorn BBC game poll.
( Acorn BBC/Electron )
Citadel ^5th --Here

3rd Apr 2016--Retro Game Polls-(Commodore Vic-20)
In the Vic-20 game poll Jelly Monsters receives two votes and as a result climbs to top spot.
( Vic-20 )
Jelly Monsters ^1st (+2) --Here

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