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  Topic: What are your favorite simulation games?
javelinrl

Replies: 7
Views: 4933

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Wed May 31, 2017 3:48 pm   Subject: What are your favorite simulation games?
TIM was pretty great too ^^ just not what I'm looking for right now!

I found this Dungeon Keeper clone too a few minutes ago http://store.steampowered.com/app/230190/War_for_the_Overworld/
  Topic: What are your favorite simulation games?
javelinrl

Replies: 7
Views: 4933

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Wed May 31, 2017 9:52 am   Subject: What are your favorite simulation games?
Quadko: I did try the Factorio demo but I found it very awkward to play. I expected a mouse interface more than anything, not a WASD input mode. I like simulation games where I can idle for a bit and ...
  Topic: What are your favorite simulation games?
javelinrl

Replies: 7
Views: 4933

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Wed May 31, 2017 9:45 am   Subject: What are your favorite simulation games?
Both The Settlers II and Seven Kingdoms have open-source versions nowadays:

- Widelands (clone) https://wl.widelands.org/
- Seven Kingdoms: Ancient Adversaries (actual source game with improvement ...
  Topic: What are your favorite simulation games?
javelinrl

Replies: 7
Views: 4933

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Tue May 30, 2017 6:33 pm   Subject: What are your favorite simulation games?
By simulation I mean games like SimCity or Dungeon Keeper which simulate a digital world, not racing or flying games. I understand that some people prefer to call these strategy games but they're not ...
  Topic: RSS feeds
javelinrl

Replies: 10
Views: 6625

PostForum: Forum Suggestions   Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 5:14 pm   Subject: RSS feeds
This makes no sense at all. The RSS feed would only be the result of the posts made in the forum. If the forum has spam, the feed has spam. Having a feed does not increase or decrease spam.

I'm not ...
  Topic: Ultima Ratio Regum and other roguelikes
javelinrl

Replies: 60
Views: 37641

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 11:35 am   Subject: Ultima Ratio Regum and other roguelikes
Spelunky also has an early version that you can play around with in the browser. It's not nearly as complete as the commercial version but you can surely have some fun around with it (and maybe buy th ...
  Topic: RSS feeds
javelinrl

Replies: 10
Views: 6625

PostForum: Forum Suggestions   Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 11:31 am   Subject: RSS feeds
"not really active enough to warrant a feed"? What does forum activity have to do with having a feed or not? Maybe it would become more active if it had feeds for all the people like me?

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  Topic: RSS feeds
javelinrl

Replies: 10
Views: 6625

PostForum: Forum Suggestions   Posted: Thu May 18, 2017 12:15 pm   Subject: RSS feeds
That implies that you have a habit of coming back here and checking new threads like this one, right? That's not a habit I have and I'll probably never develop it. For me and other people interested i ...
  Topic: Ultima Ratio Regum and other roguelikes
javelinrl

Replies: 60
Views: 37641

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Sun May 07, 2017 4:02 pm   Subject: Ultima Ratio Regum and other roguelikes
Thanks for the warm welcome, this sounds like a pretty cozy and chill forum, I'm enjoying my stay so far!
  Topic: What is your favorite DOS-era game developer or publisher?
javelinrl

Replies: 5
Views: 3720

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Sun May 07, 2017 11:43 am   Subject: What is your favorite DOS-era game developer or publisher?
Matt Barton has some great interviews with one of the founders of Sir Tech, though I'd share https://www.youtube.com/user/blacklily8/search?query=robert+sirotek

MicroProse was a good one too!
  Topic: What is your favorite DOS-era game developer or publisher?
javelinrl

Replies: 5
Views: 3720

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Sun May 07, 2017 11:36 am   Subject: What is your favorite DOS-era game developer or publisher?
Definitely Sir Tech! I was looking at the latest Jagged Alliance game on Steam this week and apparently it's a huge pile of Tbbbbbth! what a shame... I think the reviews say it all http://store.steampowered ...
  Topic: RSS feeds
javelinrl

Replies: 10
Views: 6625

PostForum: Forum Suggestions   Posted: Sun May 07, 2017 11:15 am   Subject: RSS feeds
I know this is a complicated thing to ask for when it comes to using a pre-established forum software but maybe someone knows of a plugin or easy way to make it work. I'm especially interested in RSS ...
  Topic: What is your favorite DOS-era game developer or publisher?
javelinrl

Replies: 5
Views: 3720

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Sun May 07, 2017 11:08 am   Subject: What is your favorite DOS-era game developer or publisher?
There are some companies I can't help but get a surge of nostalgia every time they're brought up, even if they went extinct a decade ago. What companies do you wish had kept on giving, with maybe just ...
  Topic: Ultima Ratio Regum and other roguelikes
javelinrl

Replies: 60
Views: 37641

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Sun May 07, 2017 10:59 am   Subject: Ultima Ratio Regum and other roguelikes
Thanks, it's great to know there's an active DOS forum for gamers Shit-Eating Grin just the other day I was beating myself around trying to get C&C:RA running on DosBox... I was sure I had it going a while ago ...
  Topic: Ultima Ratio Regum and other roguelikes
javelinrl

Replies: 60
Views: 37641

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Sun May 07, 2017 9:18 am   Subject: Ultima Ratio Regum and other roguelikes
Hey fellows! I'm really happy you enjoyed Javelin (enough to post it here and give it a try at least) so I just wanted to drop by and say hi!

The next version is really 99% ready to come out (I'm s ...
 
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