Happy Birthday MSX - 32 Years of Glory

By sniper22477

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16-06-2015, 19:00

Dear All,

Today, MSX is 32-Years old.

Announced by Microsoft: June 16, 1983
Release Date: June 27, 1983

Please write 1 or 2 sentences about MSX, your experience, best Computer & Game.
Note: Only 1 Computer and 1 Game.

I will start:
Sentence: My all-time favorite computer... Definitely MSX
Best Computer: Panasonic FS A1 Turbo-R GT
Best Game: The Castle



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By Grauw

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16-06-2015, 19:20

Happy birthday MSX!

Sentence: 32 years later, Z80 programming is still fun Smile.
Best Computer: Yamaha CX5MII
Best Game: SD Snatcher

By Daemos

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16-06-2015, 19:34

Sentence: Still the most pleasing development platform of all time Smile
Best Computer: FS A1 - ST
Best Game: All games are fun on MSX!

By ToriHino

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16-06-2015, 20:00

Sentence: Never forget the platform that all started it for me Smile
Best Computer (owned): NMS8250, modded to 2+, 7Mhz, internal 70MB SCSI HDD, Fast FDD ROM, 512K RAM, ....
Best Game: The Ys series

By ibantxuyn

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16-06-2015, 20:22

Sentence: I cant live without my tiny and old MSX computer, never!
Best Computer: Sony HB-F1XDJ
Best Game: Knightmare

By MSXArnhem

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16-06-2015, 21:11

Sentence: MSX was my second computer (after the TI-99/4A) and opened a complete new world to my, from writing programs (MSX had the best BASIC at the time) to playing some wonderful games. At the time, I liked my MSX more than doing my homework (and suffered the consequences).
Best computer: Sony HB-201P black (my first MSX, has the best aesthetics)
Best game: Vampire Killer (We can we pick only one? How cruel!)

By riquet

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16-06-2015, 21:18

Sentence : my first computer experience and my first video game experience ; 30 years later it's still my best computer experience and my best video game experience.
Best computer : FSA1-ST (my heart tell me NMS8255)
Best game : Vampire Killer

By Fabf

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16-06-2015, 21:26

Sentence : MSX is the best 8bit computer: playing, programming, interfacing, etc
Best computer : NMS8245
Best game : Gradius

By AxelStone

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16-06-2015, 21:38

Sentence: after 32 years, I still loves this machine.
Best computer: NMS8245
Best game: Space Manbow

By isaiasmalaga

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17-06-2015, 01:25

Sentence: I Know MSX since I was 12 years old. After 30 years.. I still gaming with MSX every day! (Wow)
Best Computer (Owned): MSX2 Philips VG8235 (The best Cursor keys/designed to play games)
Best Game: Nemesis 2 (Just wonderfull)

By gamemastermaarten

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17-06-2015, 16:16

Happy birthday MSX. Best Japanese computer so far. Even as NEC PC-8801 or PC-9801 Smile2 And my best game is The fantasm soldier Valis. LOL!