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What's your favourite computer game of all time.
give them a star ratting.
mack

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Msg#: 5032 posted 8:47 am on Jun 8, 2003 (gmt 0)

For me it has to be Mafia "city of lost heaven"

It's one of those games you just don't want to end. It's almost like a very well made and written movie where you play the leading roll.

Set in the 1930's with acurate car modeling and sound effects coupled with excelent artificial intelegence engine and awsome graphics. Great game that currently has me hooked.

***** << 5 stars

Mack.

 

Yidaki

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Msg#: 5032 posted 6:16 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

<sidetopic>
After seeing this thread growing and growing i'd like to just drop a quick idea fwiw: imagine running a death mach competiton over the net for WebmasterWorld members - could be a new entertaining event - something happening once a year or so? Sure, only supporters allowed to join, he, he, he. ;) I'd offer to host the server for such a event - fat bandwith guaranteed. If memory serves me right, googleguy is a doom / quake player, no!? Imagine ... >:]
</sidetopic>

pixel_juice

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:21 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Sign me up for that Yidaki :)

Sinner_G

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:29 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Now that would be a good reason to join the supporter crowd! ;)

Yidaki

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:30 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

>Sign me up for that Yidaki :)

Fighters by join date:

1) Yidaki (he, he, he)
2) pixel_juice
3) sinner_g (or?)

C'mon, guys and gals ...!

mods, feel free to stop me

Jon_King

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:33 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Google Rank II :)

korkus2000

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:35 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

>>Herzog Zwei

That was a great game. Street fighter and Tony hawk were great also. Warcraft and Diablo were also favs on the computer.

I was also addicted to Bass Fishing on the dreamcast. I got it as a joke gift from a friend then got totally absorbed in it.

My favorite old classic was river raid. I would play that forever.

[edited by: korkus2000 at 7:36 pm (utc) on June 9, 2003]

Sinner_G

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:35 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

3) sinner_g (or?)

Depending on what game,... but I'm certainely interested!

Yidaki

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:35 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

>Google Rank II

Title for the first match, or? >:)

>Depending on what game,... but I'm certainely interested!

pending ... duke nuke or quake or doom ... no other options allowed (hey, gimme a chance, plea)!

Sinner_G

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:38 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

pending ... duke nuke or quake or doom ... no other options allowed

Or we could build a MUD where the goal would be not to gain power but SERPs (hmm, or is that the same?). I'm sure we have people here who would know how to set that up.

Drastic

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:39 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

> river raid

The Atari 2600. Heh, now we're jogging the old memory.

Favorites would be Deathkarz from a few years back, and Soldier of Fortune from a couple years ago.

Yidaki

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:40 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

>Or we could build a MUD where the goal would be not to gain power but SERPs (hmm, or is that the same?). I'm sure we have people here who would know how to set that up.

sinner, back to my sidetopic or to the base topic, please. ...or should i start a new topic? ...

pixel_juice

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:46 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

new topic might be appropriate

Yidaki

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:54 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

>new topic might be appropriate

... done... [webmasterworld.com]

Sinner_G

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Msg#: 5032 posted 8:30 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Does anyone remember Defender of the Crown? I used to love it, but can't remember if it was on Amiga or C64.

If someone has a PC version of that one, please please please tell me!

Yidaki

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Msg#: 5032 posted 8:41 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

take that:

Defender of the Crown C64 emulator [winload.de]

Ouch, don't ya use google? ;)

Sinner_G

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Msg#: 5032 posted 8:48 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Ouch, don't ya use google?

I should have added non-emulator. I tried that version and it doesn't work properly for me. :(

Yidaki

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Msg#: 5032 posted 8:53 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

>I should have added non-emulator. I tried that version and it doesn't work properly for me. :(

:(

well then, come over, come get some >:] ... ha, ha, ha!

<added>good news for ya here [gamespot.com], or?!</added>

Sinner_G

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Msg#: 5032 posted 9:28 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Well, I've seen the news Yidaki, but it seems to be a different game trying to cash on the name of the old one.

Better stop this now or we'll have to open yet another thread

Yidaki

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Msg#: 5032 posted 9:36 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

>it seems to be a different game trying to cash on the name of the old

Really? :( Well, i didn't dive further into the results ... accept my sincere appologize! I'm off to take some food now. Will be back to give you some ... ;)

werty

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Msg#: 5032 posted 10:45 pm on Jun 9, 2003 (gmt 0)

Ski Free - **
Team Fortress - ****
CounterStrike - *****

mahlon

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Msg#: 5032 posted 12:38 am on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

Ghost Recon with Mods

and soon to be LOMAC :)

stickledene

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Msg#: 5032 posted 2:48 am on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

I loved a text only adventure called Zut Alors! on the amiga. An absolute classic.

More recently, Black and White had me hooked, IIS Pro Evo soccer is still the best footy game imho and Un real Tournament is the best FPS when all your mates are around for a gaming sesh!

Errm, others that spring to mind are Civilisation (just how many hours of my childhood did I lose to this game?!), The Championship Manager series (how many hours of my adult life have I lost to this game!?) and very recently Micros0ft's 'Rise of Nations' game has given me lots of pleasure.

Ive been away for a while, and thought it best to ease myself back into WebmasterWorld gently. How better else than to start in a gaming foo thread :)

Hehe. Good to be back.

Sticky

AAnnAArchy

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Msg#: 5032 posted 7:27 am on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

Zombies Ate My Neighbors - I would kill for someone to remake that for either computer or XBox/PS2/GameCube. I loved that game. That and Centipede.

atadams

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Msg#: 5032 posted 12:14 pm on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

stickledene reminded me...

Civilization was awesome.

And any of the Infocom text adventures, especially the Zorks (back when imagination, not twitchy reactions, still had a part in video games).

And now I'm remembering X-com:UFO Defense. I had a lot of fun with that one!

Civ: *****
Zork I-III: *****
X-com: *****

giggle

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Msg#: 5032 posted 12:42 pm on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

GORF

I think that's what it was called. Many Saturday afternoons in the local pub playing that game over a few pints of beer. It was twenty odd years ago, but I can almost hear the voice mumbling something.

cmjohnston

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Msg#: 5032 posted 1:12 pm on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

Xaxxon!

Who agrees with me?

hayluke

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Msg#: 5032 posted 1:22 pm on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

sensible world of soccer should be rated with approximatley all the stars in the universe..

also a bit of a fan of pro evo soccer and gta vc.

waldemar

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Msg#: 5032 posted 1:41 pm on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

I missed the stars rating in my last post :-(

*****:

All Infocom's!
Elite
Ultima IV
Final Fantasy IV
Little Computer People Research Project
Starkiller :-)

****:

Paradroid
Street Fighter II
Wizball
Super Cars II
Marble Madness
Ghosts'n Goblins
The Pawn
Bard's Tale
Koronis Rift
Tetris (Gameboy-linked)

trillianjedi

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Msg#: 5032 posted 1:47 pm on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

Zombies Ate My Neighbors - I would kill for someone to remake that for either computer or XBox/PS2/GameCube. I loved that game.

No need to kill!

Just download a SNES emulator for the PC here:-

www.snes9x.com

And the Zombies Ate My Neighbours ROM binary here:-

h*tp://members.tripod.com/~kaersn1/zombies.zip

Enjoy.

;)

TJ

Vampyre

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Msg#: 5032 posted 5:08 pm on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

GORF

I remember playing that on my old VIC-20. I got really good at it on the VIC, but when I went to the arcade to play it, I got slaughtered.

AAnnAArchy

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Msg#: 5032 posted 5:09 pm on Jun 10, 2003 (gmt 0)

trillianjedi...I think I love you. :) I'm slightly geeky as far as web stuff goes, but so not geeky as far as gaming goes. I looked for Zombies Ate My Neighbors a few years ago on eBay and decided I shouldn't buy a really old system *and* a really old game. Hmmm, now that I think of it, I was really really poor then. But cool, I can play it again tonight. Wait 'til I send the link to my partner in Zombie crime. There was one level we never beat.

[ETA - aw, those sites either don't have the download anymore or are gone. At least I know what I'm looking for now though]

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