With whom would you like to celebrate MSX25?

Hideo Kojima (160 votes) 15.4%
Wammes Witkop (199 votes) 19.2%
Bill Gates (153 votes) 14.7%
Martos (149 votes) 14.3%
Someone else (comment!) (175 votes) 16.8%
Kay Nishi (203 votes) 19.5%
Votes totaux : 1039

Commentaires (19)

Par Manuel

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16-06-2008, 23:34

Already had that drink with Wammes Smile (Always good for interesting conversation, though!)

Par tfh

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17-06-2008, 09:03

There must be some large-breasted babe in some MSX game. I vote for that one Smile

Par JohnHassink

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17-06-2008, 12:24

There must be some large-breasted babe in some MSX game. I vote for that one Smile
The babe from Phantis!
Beware of the color spill though... Wouldn't want that on your clothes. ;)

Par cax

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17-06-2008, 15:44

As I said in comment to the newspost, I'd like to drink with Marat "fms" Fayzullin.

Par Vampier

Prophet (2358)

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18-06-2008, 06:27

I want to smoke a huge spliff with BG Wink since he's close than WW Tongue

Par Unicorn

Master (138)

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19-06-2008, 19:12

Frank H. Druijff, Wammes Witkop and you guys!

Par Vampier

Prophet (2358)

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20-06-2008, 07:06

I heard from a little birdy that WW will be @ the upcoming fair Smile

Par Latok

msx guru (3793)

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20-06-2008, 17:09

hehe, it looks like WW is winning this poll......

Par JohnHassink

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21-06-2008, 20:32

I saw WW today, raised my glass to him and he smiled.
Unfortunately forgot to talk to him and he was gone pretty fast (and I thought I did brush my teeth well). Smile

Par nikodr

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21-06-2008, 21:06

Hideo kojima of course!
I would be very interested to talk to him and learn about his early konami years.What tools did they use to make metal gear.Maybe ask if source code of game exist.Talk about what his programing team did back then (sketch of graphics,custom interrupt handler,and why are all konami games driven by the vdp interrupt).Also ask him anything related to the games he made.

Second i would choose martos and ask him about his notorious cracks and how he managed to crack and adapt many gamesSmile
Smile

Par dvik

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22-06-2008, 07:31

Hmmm, I've been living my whole life without hearing about Wammes Witkop. The other ones are legends but maybe mr Witkop is a local hero in NL ?

Par JohnHassink

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22-06-2008, 12:55

Yes, he's a veteran.
He was the chief editor of the (Dutch) MSX Computer Magazine back in the days.

Par wolf_

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22-06-2008, 21:58

..and later on he was the publisher.. until MCCM ended (somewhere around 1998 or so, dunno) MCCM had a professional publisher with some 68 pages, some in color..

..until he pulled the plug, but then again there was not much to write about anymore in those days, it was in the dark-ages of MSX. At some point (disk)magazines were writing about other (disk)magazines who were writing about other (disk)magazines.

Par dvik

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23-06-2008, 07:04

Cool, I did some searches on the internet and found a lot of info about him. Looks like he is a true veteran on the MSX scene Big smile

Par Vampier

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27-06-2008, 06:15

hehehe Smile He's a writer and wrote a bunch of very cool stuff about the MSX back in the day.... he was also very active as a user.

Par Latok

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09-07-2008, 19:06

Nishi and Witkop equalled each other Big smile

Par Samor

Prophet (2057)

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09-07-2008, 22:37

Did Nishi write christmas stories, then? Wink

Par wolf_

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09-07-2008, 23:07

Having a past at Microsoft, you'd expect him to have some anecdotes about ducks 'n pigs.. ^_^

Par Geniclé

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18-07-2008, 22:39

Damnit! Respect to mister Bill Gates!
Both C64 and MSX run on Micro$oft !!