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  Topic: Looking for platforming game
Grandy02

Replies: 2
Views: 2533

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Mon Sep 13, 2010 5:57 am   Subject: Looking for platforming game
Maybe it's the Skunny game seen in this video? Unlike the other games, it wasn't made by Copysoft as far as I know, and Skunny is, ahem, nude:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1lJLxSnO3Q
  Topic: Possibly obscure request
Grandy02

Replies: 4
Views: 4075

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Thu Sep 09, 2010 8:21 am   Subject: Possibly obscure request
What about Alfred Chicken? It's a side-scroller from the 90s starring a red bird.
http://www.mobygames.com/game/alfred-chicken
  Topic: Looking for 2 old games
Grandy02

Replies: 8
Views: 4366

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 10:14 am   Subject: Looking for 2 old games
Could the first game be The Adventures of MicroMan? It has everything you mentioned in the first post: grey background, a giant magnet and endless pits. Look here:
http://www.andrew-turnbull.net/micr ...
  Topic: Dinosaur game i had when I was 5 or 6
Grandy02

Replies: 3
Views: 3086

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Thu Mar 25, 2010 6:57 am   Subject: Dinosaur game i had when I was 5 or 6
Maybe you can find something in this list:
http://www.mobygames.com/game-group/games-with-dinosaurs
  Topic: Very old Pitfall-like game [C.Keen Dreams]
Grandy02

Replies: 2
Views: 2518

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Tue Mar 02, 2010 2:55 pm   Subject: Very old Pitfall-like game [C.Keen Dreams]
That sounds much like Commander Keen Dreams, get it here:
http://dosgames.com/g_side.php

You might also have noticed the "boy with a helmet" in the logo of this site... and now in my ava ...
  Topic: DOSGames.com Site Update February 20 2010
Grandy02

Replies: 13
Views: 18207

PostForum: Announcements   Posted: Sun Feb 28, 2010 12:34 pm   Subject: DOSGames.com Site Update February 20 2010
No matter! Happy While we are at it...
Zipman 3 (no idea if episodes 1-2 ever were released)
The first Zipman (ZIPMAN.ZIP):
http://cd.textfiles.com/ugameware/ARCADE/
Reminds me of Dangerous Dave.

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  Topic: Minor stuff
Grandy02

Replies: 6
Views: 12021

PostForum: dosgames.com Site Suggestions   Posted: Sat Feb 27, 2010 3:21 pm   Subject: Minor stuff
The link www.apogee1.com that is used at various pages of the site (for games published by Apogee) only leads you to a bunch of ads now, since the page is parked free. Better replace those links with ...
  Topic: DOSGames.com Site Update February 20 2010
Grandy02

Replies: 13
Views: 18207

PostForum: Announcements   Posted: Sat Feb 27, 2010 3:03 pm   Subject: DOSGames.com Site Update February 20 2010
Ladder Man 3
At least the first Ladder Man of Soleau Software is available at cd.textfiles.com:
http://cd.textfiles.com/aces/GROUP4/LADDER10/
  Topic: poly python, polly python, dos game [Paulie Python]
Grandy02

Replies: 5
Views: 7746

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Sat Feb 27, 2010 8:31 am   Subject: poly python, polly python, dos game [Paulie Python]
No problem, I'm glad that I could help. Happy

I remember playing this game ages ago. It's quite fun, but seems to be forgotten, I could only find references to it in file archives like the above. I wo ...
  Topic: Children's Butterfly Adventure Game?
Grandy02

Replies: 1
Views: 2000

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Sat Feb 27, 2010 8:27 am   Subject: Children's Butterfly Adventure Game?
A butterfly plays a prominent role in the educational game Math Rescue. There is also a similar-looking character in the related game Word Rescue, but it's a worm rather than butterfly. Both games are ...
  Topic: poly python, polly python, dos game [Paulie Python]
Grandy02

Replies: 5
Views: 7746

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2010 5:32 am   Subject: poly python, polly python, dos game [Paulie Python]
There is a Snake game called Paulie Python where you have to eat mice - it's a shareware Windows 3.x game rather than a DOS one, though. Anyway, you can get it at the cd.textfiles.com archive:
http:/ ...
  Topic: Looking for an AMAZING OLD DOS GAME!!!
Grandy02

Replies: 2
Views: 3003

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2010 9:38 am   Subject: Looking for an AMAZING OLD DOS GAME!!!
I guess you mean the 1994 game Lode Runner: The Legend Returns:
http://www.mobygames.com/game/lode-runner-the-legend-returns
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lode_Runner:_The_Legend_Returns

Or the im ...
  Topic: Searching for old robot puzzle game
Grandy02

Replies: 6
Views: 7000

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Mon Apr 06, 2009 11:27 am   Subject: Searching for old robot puzzle game
Sorry for bumping this topic even if it is so old, but the description "rings a bell" for me. Pretty much everything in the guest's posting fits with the German The Game of Robot series (TOM ...
  Topic: Minor stuff
Grandy02

Replies: 6
Views: 12021

PostForum: dosgames.com Site Suggestions   Posted: Mon Apr 06, 2009 10:35 am   Subject: Minor stuff
'kay, but you changed Mario Kart to Mario Karts - actually, the "Kart" in the name is written without an "s". *extremenitpicking* Laughing
  Topic: Minor stuff
Grandy02

Replies: 6
Views: 12021

PostForum: dosgames.com Site Suggestions   Posted: Mon Apr 06, 2009 6:32 am   Subject: Minor stuff
Some minor issues on dosgames.com that could be corrected (if anyone cares to do so Wink):

http://www.dosgames.com/g_3d.php
Blake Stone: Wolfenstein, not Wolfenstien.
H.U.R.L.: Says there is no scr ...
  Topic: Merry Christmas!
Grandy02

Replies: 24
Views: 22619

PostForum: General Off-Topic   Posted: Thu Dec 25, 2008 12:51 pm   Subject: Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all! Happy
  Topic: An old Jump and run game
Grandy02

Replies: 13
Views: 7690

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Thu Jul 03, 2008 11:35 am   Subject: An old Jump and run game
From which country are you,this could help us.
I wouldn't wonder if he/she is from Germany or another German-speaking country. The term "jump and run" (Jump 'n' Run) is common for platform ...
  Topic: An old Jump and run game
Grandy02

Replies: 13
Views: 7690

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Wed Jul 02, 2008 12:40 pm   Subject: An old Jump and run game
From which country are you,this could help us.
I wouldn't wonder if he/she is from Germany or another German-speaking country. The term "jump and run" (Jump 'n' Run) is common for platform ...
  Topic: Commander Keen's Makers
Grandy02

Replies: 3
Views: 12317

PostForum: dosgames.com Site Suggestions   Posted: Tue May 27, 2008 9:46 am   Subject: Commander Keen's Makers
Hello, I've noticed some texts on your site that seem to imply that Apogee developed the Commander Keen games. But as fas as I know, Keen was actually developed by id Software, and Apogee published th ...
  Topic: What about German DOS games?
Grandy02

Replies: 42
Views: 66934

PostForum: dosgames.com Site Suggestions   Posted: Sun Apr 06, 2008 11:01 am   Subject: What about German DOS games?
Why so pushy Grandy02?
It's not that those games aren't findable or completely lost.
And believe me, as said before, emmzee and the others have huge PILES of games that can be added.
Okay, I'll no ...
 
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