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  Topic: 1990's era turn based fantasy game
Quadko

Replies: 3
Views: 70

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 11:04 pm   Subject: 1990's era turn based fantasy game
First two series that to mind come:
Heroes of Might and Magic
Age of Wonders

Are these games at all similar to your memory, or could you describe the differences you recall?
  Topic: Pirates 1994-2000 PC [RedJack: The Revenge of the Brethren]
Quadko

Replies: 3
Views: 158

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:20 pm   Subject: Pirates 1994-2000 PC [RedJack: The Revenge of the Brethren]
That sounds kind of like the beginning of Lure of the Temptress, or maybe it's one of the Monkey Islands
  Topic: [FOUND] WIN Top-down action game/dungeon crawler
Quadko

Replies: 2
Views: 194

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:20 am   Subject: [FOUND] WIN Top-down action game/dungeon crawler
Mageslayer?
http://www.mobygames.com/game/mageslayer
https://youtu.be/ugtQ12r4C2I
  Topic: Escape cartoon PC game with choose direction + traps
Quadko

Replies: 2
Views: 382

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Mon Apr 23, 2018 11:14 pm   Subject: Escape cartoon PC game with choose direction + traps
Long shot: Kings quest 3 to heir is human?
  Topic: PC, 1990 using only arrow keys and space bar
Quadko

Replies: 1
Views: 440

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Sun Mar 25, 2018 8:13 pm   Subject: PC, 1990 using only arrow keys and space bar
Tempest or a sequel or variant/clone? Space Giraffe? Happy
  Topic: MS-DOS top-down diamond collecting game [Paganitzu]
Quadko

Replies: 2
Views: 490

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Sun Mar 25, 2018 10:24 am   Subject: MS-DOS top-down diamond collecting game [Paganitzu]
paganitzu, snarf, monuments of mars - any of those close?

http://www.mobygames.com/game/paganitzu
  Topic: Single player mech-centric game for original Xbox
Quadko

Replies: 3
Views: 666

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Sun Mar 04, 2018 10:28 pm   Subject: Single player mech-centric game for original Xbox
http://www.mobygames.com/game-group/mechassault-series
  Topic: DOS, escape from an armed building
Quadko

Replies: 4
Views: 1124

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:45 pm   Subject: DOS, escape from an armed building
Crusader no remorse, take no prisoners, quake...
  Topic: A tiny mac and emulator
Quadko

Replies: 1
Views: 731

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:16 pm   Subject: A tiny mac and emulator
A new job let me dabble with 3D printing and Raspberry Pi equipment for the first time. I've had lots of fun looking around at various gaming and emulation projects. This one looks really cool, though ...
  Topic: early/mid-80s adventure game: fantasy/teleport/treasure/key
Quadko

Replies: 2
Views: 790

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Mon Jan 29, 2018 9:07 pm   Subject: early/mid-80s adventure game: fantasy/teleport/treasure/key
http://www.mobygames.com/game/bbc-micro_/manic-miner

A guess to set an anchor for future guesses? BBC micro, Manic Miner?
  Topic: 2D Platformer - Aliens kidnap mc's girlfriend
Quadko

Replies: 6
Views: 1240

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:41 pm   Subject: 2D Platformer - Aliens kidnap mc's girlfriend
Babysitter rather than girlfriend? One of the Commander Keens?
  Topic: Exploration/Portage Game?
Quadko

Replies: 1
Views: 822

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:20 am   Subject: Exploration/Portage Game?
Long shot, Colonization?

I was looking for a list of "wooden ship" games but didn't come up with it quickly. Might be worth searching that.

Any chance it was Mac? Or monochrome monito ...
  Topic: Starflight like game, top down space fleet
Quadko

Replies: 4
Views: 1114

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:07 am   Subject: Starflight like game, top down space fleet
That image looks sorta like the Star Control series, which had an arcade ship combat mode and a "take over the galaxy" campaign modes.

And the GalCon image you linked reminds me of Reach ...
  Topic: Starflight like game, top down space fleet
Quadko

Replies: 4
Views: 1114

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:47 pm   Subject: Starflight like game, top down space fleet
Check out GalCon / Galactic Conquest series. Early games are text, later with graphics. Or games like Spaceward, Ho!
  Topic: 1985-1988 DOS TV Station simulation game
Quadko

Replies: 1
Views: 527

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2017 8:41 am   Subject: 1985-1988 DOS TV Station simulation game
http://www.mobygames.com/game-group/genre-simulation-tv-station

Maybe Prime Time from that short list?
  Topic: Mid-2000 computer game, red character with different guns
Quadko

Replies: 3
Views: 894

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2017 8:29 am   Subject: Mid-2000 computer game, red character with different guns
I'd guess something from Metroid series, but they were console/arcade only.
Mega Man had some PC incarnations, but he's blue.
Miscellaneous platformers from Duke Nukem: Manhattan Project, Abuse, or ...
  Topic: 2000s sci-fi strategy game
Quadko

Replies: 1
Views: 574

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:21 am   Subject: 2000s sci-fi strategy game
This thread over here suggests looking at games like Mech Commander and Supreme Commander and Metal Fatigue and more:
https://forum.quartertothree.com/t/mech-based-rtses/58820/12
  Topic: It's a Pixel THING weekly game Reviews
Quadko

Replies: 307
Views: 106663

PostForum: Game Reviews   Posted: Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:51 am   Subject: It's a Pixel THING weekly game Reviews
Hurray, I love arcade treasures! Happy
  Topic: Older arcade (80s-90s) game, top down run and gun
Quadko

Replies: 3
Views: 1038

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:29 pm   Subject: Older arcade (80s-90s) game, top down run and gun
Heavy Barrel was a rotary joystick game, wasn't it? There aren't too many of those, Ikari Warriors series, etc.

I found this list on arcade-museum, you might look through these games:
https://foru ...
  Topic: 2008/09/10 Policegame DOS MULTIPLAYER (i think) PLEASE HELP!
Quadko

Replies: 2
Views: 760

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Wed Oct 18, 2017 9:10 am   Subject: 2008/09/10 Policegame DOS MULTIPLAYER (i think) PLEASE HELP!
That description reminds me of one of the Die Hard arcade port games. Do any of them look at all right?

Was it third person or first person or top down?
 
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