eVuL oPaH (former nickname: O.P.A. (Overal de Pest Aan)

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Por evulopah

Paladin (667)

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19-08-2003, 21:42

Well, after I was born in the very good year of '75 I started at the age of 8 with a commodomoor. It disappeared very quickly when a Mitsubishi MSX 1 with 32 Kb RAM.

I still hate that amount of RAM cause all those wonderfull games on cassette had that little logo on the bottom that said: 64 Kb RAM.

So, after swapping the mitsubishi (I wish I still had that machine) for a philips VG8020 (If I'm correct) with 64 Kb RAM real life just started.

But.... the cassette player, with that wonderfull retro sound through that tiny little speaker, ended games up in checksum errors.

Again swapping the MSX for a philips 8235.... Guess what? Within weeks I had a philips 8245....

8245 with extra 128 Kb RAM (400 guilders at that time, whoaaah!!)

8250...

8250 with 2 diskdrives...

8250 with MSX 2+, 7Mhz, SCSI, etc..

Oh and in the mean time I joined Near Dark (Hello Meits), MGF & MCFN (Msx Club Friesland Noord) (Too bad you're not joining us anymore Klaas)

I did graphics for most Near Dark products (Jarretenk, D.I.S.K. (so cool), Near Dark 2 1/2 etc.) and product from MGF & MCFN. I also wrote for our disk magazine D.I.S.K.

I still remember those wonderfull days in Tilburg & Zandvoort... a boot with marihuana leefs all over it... Big smile

Too bad everybody of Near Dark quit MSX. I still love that MSX machine... fuck amiga!!!

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Por ro

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21-08-2003, 00:34

MGF eh? cool, whaz yo real name?

I've been in MGF myself.. designed some logo's, a t-shirt etc.
remember martin & janny? hehe.

Por evulopah

Paladin (667)

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21-08-2003, 18:57

My name is Peter van der Galiën! I think you know Haiko de Boer better!??!? Yez, I remember Martin & Janny! Very 'smart' people!!! Tongue

MGF, MCFN & Near Dark just globally did things together. I was more involved in Near Dark products!!

I checked your profile... Have we met before (on one of those great tilburg of zandvoort beurzen (that's the only word you can use, no english shit))???

Por ro

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21-08-2003, 19:21

Ah, peter.
Hmm, dunno if we ever met !?! But the name does ring a bell. smart ppl are cool.. heheh. ah, well we had some good times right.
wasn't it you who had a spare msx monitor before? a few years ago I asked for it. dunno.
just thinking out loud.

latah.

Por ro

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22-08-2003, 19:06

and there ya have it:

www.funet.fi/pub/msx/photos/zandvoort_97/ZV97-A14.JPG

some say the dude on the left is me. thaz like not true. I look a bit like it okay, but iz no me (I think... hell, old picture hehe. dunno). the dude on the right is famous martin, while the guy in the middle is urhm, can't remember is name damnit. I know him but forgot his name. ah, too bad.

Por anonymous

incognito ergo sum (116)

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22-08-2003, 19:36

while the guy in the middle is urhm, can't remember is name damnit. I know him but forgot his name.
I know him too! Not that I remember his name, but we hung out a few times... He said 'tjong!' alot Smile

Por ro

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22-08-2003, 21:00

aaah, I remember i think it was EDWIN

Por Sama

Ambassador (2061)

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02-09-2003, 12:55

Indeed it is. Edwin van der Heide. He is responsible for many MGF music disks.

Por MarSNEL

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03-09-2003, 08:27

Good day Peter, Marcel Kuperus here. You still living in Drachten?

Well, guess I'll be seeing ya around ... Smile

Por Latok

msx guru (3828)

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10-09-2003, 08:55

What is it with all the MSX-ers living in Drachten? Michiel 'Meridian' de Vries also lives in that town.....Town? It isn't even a town, technically spoken Tongue

Por ro

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10-09-2003, 12:26

nope, Drachten does not own CityRights (stadrechten) so officially it's a village.
but then again, I would trade anything in the world to live there... Drachten is like dull as hell.. (been there, dun that) sorry dudes.. whoooaaahaaa..

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