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robinhood75

Member Since 19 Feb 2006
Offline Last Active May 23 2018 11:36 am
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#318006 re FOBT'S

Posted by robinhood75 on 17 May 2018 - 02:18 pm

Basically yeah. They don't have £2 stakes and £72 prizes in the arcades do they. Roulette was and should be a casino game it doesn't belong on the high street or on the corner of some run down housing estate.  

so lets get this right, i can put 2 quid on a number and win 72

 

or

 

put 1 pound in an arcade and win 500 ?




#318005 re FOBT'S

Posted by robinhood75 on 17 May 2018 - 01:56 pm

I got an email from sky news this morning from the reporter I did an interview with. He asked how I felt and I said delighted but the new focus now is to online sites. They need to be more regulated too. Having a top stake of £400 a spin on some games is just stupid. 




#317453 Another star gone.

Posted by robinhood75 on 21 April 2018 - 03:14 am

Bloody sad that. Loved all his stuff. God dam it!!




#317152 Happy birthday Geddy

Posted by robinhood75 on 05 April 2018 - 10:32 am

Happy birthday buddy, have a great day. :beer:




#314339 Electrocoins Quicksilver Bar X 7even Special 25

Posted by robinhood75 on 06 January 2018 - 11:23 pm

Same as the Nobles ones they have there name on some too. Just decal art no special program or deviation from other rip off machines they make. Probably the worlds most boring machine. 




#311086 Happy Birthday Stanmarsh14

Posted by robinhood75 on 16 November 2017 - 08:47 pm

All the best buddy. Having lots of beers here in Austria so cheers buddy.


#310305 Thoughts on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals

Posted by robinhood75 on 31 October 2017 - 10:06 pm

I'm against them, I have been for years - however I do have to pose the question:
In that same bookmaker I can put thousands of pounds, in one go, on a horse.
What's the difference?


The difference is the formula of gambling. I work at Cheltenham race course during the season but don't place bets on horses. It's just not something I like to do it's not for me. The races are not every 20 seconds even at several meetings.


#309317 Thoughts on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals

Posted by robinhood75 on 04 October 2017 - 12:39 pm

The thing is you say about all these job losses etc. But the point is these jobs where not here 18/24/36 months ago. Its only due to the greedy companies trying to get around the minimum 4 machines per shop rules by placing two or more shops within 1 minutes walk of each other that all these insecure jobs exist. 

 

The rules should not just apply to shops but also online too. Any gambling that takes place in the UK should be restricted regardless of where your business is registered. Seaside towns should limit the age to 17 for slot machines and 12 years for 2p 10p pushers. 

The bookies are failing to there own greed. Live by the sword die by the sword. 




#309263 Thoughts on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals

Posted by robinhood75 on 02 October 2017 - 08:22 pm

The government will just look away,the amount of tax they receive from these is too much to get rid of em. My view is they should never have had these in betting shops in the first place.


The David James bookies was a place I went to a lot. He says in the video that if they took away the machines he would be forced to close down but he has had that shop for well over 30 years so how did they cope before they came out. Surly it would just be back to how it was just bang them all on £100 jackpots with £1 stake job done.


#309008 {Scorpion 5}Monopoly Hot Property 35 Dx

Posted by robinhood75 on 26 September 2017 - 01:59 pm

Great work again Vectra. Looks like your skills have greatly improved from your early days so well done and keep it up fella. Sure I saw you in Gloucester spoos recently? Anyways is there anyway to speed up the emu like in the olden days? I blew my gaming pc cpu up trying to overclock it lol. So in the meantime while saving up for the new i7 7700k cpu I have a shite laptop running win 7 on dual cpu 1.46Ghz  1.47Ghz with 2GB ram the old epoch machines run fine as do the bwb video games as do the party times or multi playing machines but these newer s5 machines and the adder5 machine run like total garbage. I mean it takes around 3 to 4 seconds for the reels to spin when playing features its hell and there is like a weird delay once the spin has finished before you can spin again. 

Any ideas buddy. The old emu had the option to speed up the machine which was great but I canny find it in the new emu.

Respect yall layout creators. 




#294347 You Have Exceeded The Maximum Amount Of Bandwidth That You Can Download For T...

Posted by robinhood75 on 16 November 2016 - 10:03 am

How much would you bang in a DOND in 5 minutes? You can get a years upgrade to your downloads for as little as a fiver lol. 




#293238 {Scorpion 5}DOND - Think Red

Posted by robinhood75 on 07 November 2016 - 08:27 pm

Thank you. Yours will be my very first ever MFME V5.0 machine to be played on the new emu. Can't believe I've only blinked and missed so much over the last couple of weeks haha, Layout looks really good from the photo so well done. 




#290193 [Amber]Project Amber 2 v1.02

Posted by robinhood75 on 08 August 2016 - 03:30 pm

Thanks Guitar, so gutted I missed out on all the behind the scenes stuff in Amber 2.0. Still great to final play an Epoch machine on the computer just waiting for london underground duff beer guide and beaver las vegas to be done then I will be a happy chappy. 




#288750 Disagreement number 127(b)

Posted by robinhood75 on 05 June 2016 - 09:59 pm

nah you may need the 65" plasma on its size though lol.

I have a 60" flat screen 4K smart LED TV. So I will be looking forward to playing any high res Epoch games. As for the other stuff, I will resort to my PM's to discuss current affairs.  




#285863 It's the Christmas Thread!

Posted by robinhood75 on 25 December 2015 - 01:22 am

Yes wishing all the flood victims a speedy recovery and hope they all try and have a good Christmas, as Vectra said we had it very bad here in 2007 so know the stress they are going through and for them even more so at this special time of year. 

 

Also wishing all my friends and members a Happy Christmas and hope you all have a fantastic 2016 :-)