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Charlie Brooker's Gameswipe

Discussion in 'Console Games & Hardware' started by pitaylor, 29 Sep 2009.

  1. pitaylor

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    Heads up for everyone that a one off special by Charlie Brooker is on tonight, BBC Four 22:00

    Going by his old stuff, this is bound to be great :D
     
  2. oli collett

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    wooohoooo :D
     
  3. GravyMonster

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    Nice. Ta for the heads up :)
     
  4. CliffyBiro

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    Dara and Linehan are big gamers. :)

    Haven't watched any of Charlie Brooker's stuff before but will give this a watch. :)
     
  5. deSade

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    Cheers for the heads-up, have set it to record. :)
     
  6. titchard

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    Nice! Will be sky+ing this as I am at the cinema later!

    Rich
     
  7. Johno please?

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    OOoo brilliant thanks, if you havent seen his Screenwipe series I highly recommened you get watching it on youtube, its very good indeed.
     
  8. Ampeg

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    Yeah, Screenwipe was great, Youhave Been Watching was great and his columns are top notch as well. Looking forward to this :).
     
  9. CossackNoodle

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    thank you for the heads up looking forward to it
     
  10. SilverSpider

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    Cheers had no idea this was on - thanks for the tip off.
     
  11. antijoke

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    Thanks for the heads up, shall watch this, should be interesting.

    Is it on for an hour?
     
  12. "andy"

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    his article today on pc vs mac is amazing . will definitely give this program a watch
     
  13. Spunj99

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    50 minutes to be precise.

    He used to write for PC Zone IIRC. :)
     
  14. CliffyBiro

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    Will it be on 4OD, dya think?
     
  15. Spunj99

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    Since it's on BBC4 I'd say not.
     
  16. CliffyBiro

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    Boo!

    For some reason I always thought his shows were on More4.



    iPlayer then? :p
     
  17. Spunj99

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    Should be. :D
     
  18. dokko

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    Really good stuff.
     
  19. dave_beast

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    Was good! Especially the old stuff like Jet Set Willy, and the porno Atari 2600 games :S
     
  20. Bevysters

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    Really enjoyed that. Its a shame its not a fairly regular show.