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Posted: Tue Apr 03, 2007 1:58 pm
by Guy
With the help from of one of you guys (thanks!) I re-discovered the game Hugo's house of horror..Does anyone know more games like this? (= games where you have to type and figure out a commando to proceed)
I do hope so! :)

Posted: Tue Apr 03, 2007 2:04 pm
by Martinelli
It's me again :D . Glad I helped you out. As for more games, you are in luck. There are plenty more of them. Just do a search for the following on Dos Games and other sites them. I think you'll be pleasantly surprised.

Whodunit? (Hugo 2)
Jungle of Doom (Hugo 3)

Space Quest series

King's Quest series

Leisure Suit Larry series

Posted: Tue Apr 03, 2007 2:42 pm
by Larry Laffer
And Police Quest

Also, from Lucas Arts:

The Secret of Monkey Island,
Indiana Jones
Day of the Tentacle
The Digg

But, most of these are ESA protected... but, hey! maybe you'll get lucky!

Posted: Tue Apr 03, 2007 4:20 pm
by DaDosDude
That's more the Point 'n Click adventures though. He wants those command based graphical adventures. Indeed like Leisure Suit Larry 1, 2 and 3, and most King's Quest games.

Personally i do recommend playing Point 'n klcik adventures (for example the ones Larry suggested) because the gameplay has strongly improved due to the mouse use.

LucasArts games

Posted: Fri Apr 06, 2007 5:25 am
by gooney47
and while you're on the LucasArts bandwagon, add:

Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders
Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge
Manaic Mansion (only worth it if you can dig up the CD version)
Sam and Max hit the road
Full Throttle

and just for safe measure:

(Epic Megagames)
Jazz Jackrabbit
Epic Pinball
Jill of the Jungle

Wolfenstein 3D
Duke Nukem

at least, these are the ones i fancy...