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TRZ – Review – Urban Strike (Megadrive)

The Retro Zone – Review – Urban Strike Author: Dean & Jon (Press Start 2 Join)Platform Reviewed: Megadrive Your favourite reviewers and top games journo’s Hedger & Preece are back again servicing your gaming review needs. This time we have the delights of the Sega Megadrive before us and the third game in the ‘Strike’ series Urban …

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TRZ – Review – Pilotwings (SNES)

The Retro Zone – Review – Pilotwings Author: Dean & Jon (Press Start 2 Join)Platform Reviewed: SNES Deans Take: Never has slipping on a rocket belt been as much fun as the days of hovering in your Jet Pac on the Spectrum 48K. Pilotwings on the SNES showed off the innovation of the fabled Mode 7 chip …

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One year on… ish

I started Horsham Gamers just over a year ago, when it was first created it was quiet.. just me in-fact and a few members who found a couple of posts I placed around the used social media platforms we all know today! I wanted to give a year on blog post to give a little …

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300 members, events, meetups, whats to come…

Well, we did it, the 300th member hit the group the other day and it was a great sight too see. I started Horsham Gamers 1 year ago with the small idea of bringing people together to try something new, meet new people, and to bring a collective mindset into the same space! Our events …

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The Comic Shop – Crawley

Today I (finally) managed to pop along to the new Comic Shop based in Crawley and meet one of the owners. On arrival you are already made to feel welcome… the shop boasts a long open area of community space as well as, you guess it, comic’s! I managed to have a catch up with …

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A local visit: X1 Gaming Lounge & Parties

So there is a new joint in town, the X1 Gaming Lounge & Parties space. I managed to pop by with a fellow Horsham Gamer last week and I was impressed, the atmosphere was welcoming and the owners were very much the same. X1 boasts a niche market where gaming and collaborating come together, the whole …

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Frankie & X-Wing Demo's

Today in Swan Walk we had a few members from both sides of the area, Crawley and Horsham giving us a quick demo of fun games in some generous space provided to us. 1st was Frankie – Raspberry PI ran and operation nostalgia mixed into one homebrew solution: Frankie was put together by the great …

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