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  Topic: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Rabit

Replies: 18
Views: 12335

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Mon Oct 21, 2013 7:38 pm   Subject: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Hi, I am back and I haven't abandoned the idea.
I made an account at Wikia.
I mentioned the Supaplex clones at http://gaming.wikia.com/wiki/Talk:Boulder_Dash#Boulder_Dash_clones

Please help me to ...
  Topic: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Rabit

Replies: 18
Views: 12335

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Sat Oct 12, 2013 2:44 am   Subject: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Yes, it probably needs to be a different Wiki.
But probably it's not a bad idea for you to add games for other platforms too on your Wiki.
After all, they have many things in common. For example .mo ...
  Topic: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Rabit

Replies: 18
Views: 12335

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 6:06 pm   Subject: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Thanks, I will keep a watch on RGB forum, for the moment I have not much to contribute there, I will make an account when I will have something to say.
The quantity of information is way to huge, the ...
  Topic: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Rabit

Replies: 18
Views: 12335

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 11:04 am   Subject: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Hi, MrFlibble, that's encouraging, to see that others are interested in such things.

I think we might find more people interested on other gaming community forums too.
The problem with MobyGames i ...
  Topic: Arkanoid (Breakout) clones named Bricks and FX Ball
Rabit

Replies: 4
Views: 2405

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 10:42 am   Subject: Arkanoid (Breakout) clones named Bricks and FX Ball
Thanks very much for the help, the list at MobyGames is very good, I will check the games when I will have the time.

Cheers!
  Topic: Arkanoid (Breakout) clones named Bricks and FX Ball
Rabit

Replies: 4
Views: 2405

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 7:09 am   Subject: Arkanoid (Breakout) clones named Bricks and FX Ball
It was me, I forgot to sign in.
It's not DX Ball, this was released much later, in 1996 for Windows
  Topic: Some games run too fast in DOSBox
Rabit

Replies: 3
Views: 6021

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 7:05 am   Subject: Some games run too fast in DOSBox
Hi,
These two games work too fast in DOSBox. I am using DOSBox 0.74 with D-Fend 1.3.5 in Windows 7 64 bit
- Clone Invader - http://www.dosgamesarchive.com/download/clone-invader/
- Stargunner - htt ...
  Topic: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Rabit

Replies: 18
Views: 12335

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 7:44 pm   Subject: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
For reverse engineering DOS games and file formats I started the
That's a very good one.
How about adding links to clones of the games?
Would you consider allowing that?
  Topic: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Rabit

Replies: 18
Views: 12335

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 1:11 pm   Subject: Is there an encyclopedia of old games? Maybe we can make one
Hello all,

I was wondering if there is any encyclopedia or wiki for old games.
If there isn't, I think it's worth to consider the idea to start one.
Maybe together with the owners and supporters ...
  Topic: Index with one page per letter, pretty please
Rabit

Replies: 2
Views: 4286

PostForum: dosgamesarchive.com Site Suggestions   Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 12:45 pm   Subject: Index with one page per letter, pretty please
Hello,

The index at dosgamesarchive.com is very useful because it has screenshots and descriptions to games.
However, it's a bit annoying to browse games in the current index because you don't kno ...
  Topic: Dos game named "Color"
Rabit

Replies: 2
Views: 1985

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 4:58 pm   Subject: Dos game named "Color"
Yes Tinker is somehow similar, even that it's 2.5D
"Color" was in 2D, vivid colors, and he was on a platform that wasn't square. The platform was changing with every level, having holes in ...
  Topic: Magicland Dizzy keys
Rabit

Replies: 2
Views: 3793

PostForum: Game Help, Hints and Tips   Posted: Sat Sep 21, 2013 11:15 am   Subject: Magicland Dizzy keys
Right, thanks. Also works with K
  Topic: Magicland Dizzy keys
Rabit

Replies: 2
Views: 3793

PostForum: Game Help, Hints and Tips   Posted: Sat Sep 21, 2013 10:49 am   Subject: Magicland Dizzy keys
I am trying Magicland Dizzy game - I got it from bestoldgames.net
I can't find the key for jumping.
On GameFAQs it says that it's the Space key but it's not.
Instead, space is for picking up items ...
  Topic: Dos game named "Color"
Rabit

Replies: 2
Views: 1985

PostForum: Find Old Games   Posted: Sat Sep 21, 2013 9:52 am   Subject: Dos game named "Color"
Hello all,
It was year 1994 when I was playing a game named "Color".
It was a 2D puzzle game.
You had to control a space robot working on various platforms. You could move only up, down, ...
 
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