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game nostalgia - Top 5 list
« on: 13 Jun 2004, 22:42 »
what 5 games gives you that nostalgic feel, and you just want to jump back in time?

my 5 games are:

1. Life Force Salamander(nes)
2. Leisure Suit Larry 1(PC)
3. Street Rod(PC)
4. Monkey Island 1(PC)
5. Stunts(PC)
« Last Edit: 13 Apr 2012, 12:12 by Snarky »
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #1 on: 13 Jun 2004, 22:49 »
nearly all of those 'classic' games... even those I didn't like very much, back in the days...

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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #2 on: 13 Jun 2004, 23:46 »
Hero's Quest: So you want to be a Hero?

I knew this game like the back of my hand when I was younger.
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #3 on: 13 Jun 2004, 23:54 »
heh, i remember playing lsl1 when i was small, i did never figure out the password to the room with the pimp, since i didn't understand any english:p
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #4 on: 14 Jun 2004, 00:27 »
1. Street Fighter 2 Turbo
2. Monkey Island 1
3. Indiana Jones and the fate of Atlantis
4. King of Fighters '95
5. Samurai Shodown 4

Yeah, I'm something of a fighting game buff.
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #5 on: 14 Jun 2004, 01:40 »
Far back ...

1) Kings Quest
2) Space Quest 3
3) elFish
4) Alone in the Dark
5) Wing Commander II

Way back ...

1) Pitfall
2) River Raid
3) Donkey Kong
4) Missle Command
4) Pac-Man

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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #6 on: 14 Jun 2004, 02:07 »
Monkey Island 1, Monkey Island 2, Day of the Tentacle, Commander Keen, Ironman Offroad, Brutal: Paws of Fury, 7th guest, Sam n Max...

Populous...

...Prince of Persia....

....Comanche Max Overkill!!!

.......F16, and F1 GP, and Bart Vs the Space Mutants...

Too many to list. All of them.

EDIT: Alone in the Dark!!!
« Last Edit: 14 Jun 2004, 02:10 by Yufster »

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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #7 on: 14 Jun 2004, 02:29 »
I mostly played alot of the Sega Master System in my early years...

Alex Kidd in Miracle World (SMS)
Wonderboy (SMS)
Shinobi (ARCADE, SMS)
Enduro Racer (SMS)
Choplifter (SMS)
Space Quest 3 (PC)
X-Com I and II (PC)
Master of Orion (PC)
Super Mario Brothers (NES)
Street Fighter II (ARCADE, SNES, GENESIS)
Earthworm Jim (GENESIS)
Streets of Rage (GENESIS)
Final Fight (SNES)
Double Dragon (ATARI 2600, SMS)
Space War (MB VECTREX)
Blood Brothers (ARCADE)
Vigilante (ARCADE)

Um, can't think of many more...

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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #8 on: 14 Jun 2004, 05:27 »
Mainly Atari ST games:

The New Zealand Story
Rainbow Islands
Bubble Bobble
Typhoon Thompson
Strider
Shinobi
Llamatron (or any Jeff Minter game)
Kick Off
Captain Blood
Defender of the Crown
Dungeon Master
Total Eclipse
Bubble Ghost
Hard Drivin'
Ghouls 'n' Ghosts
Eye of Horus
Double Dragon
Impossamole
Dan Dare III (has the most awesome intro)
Rick Dangerous
Turrican 1 + 2
Moonshine Racers
Gods
Magic Pockets
Populous 1 + 2

And many more...


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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #9 on: 14 Jun 2004, 11:34 »
oh! i almost forgot punch out on the nes:)
and DG, Double dragon was a cool game too, just a little bit too hard:P
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #10 on: 14 Jun 2004, 11:40 »
Pratically every game in this thread reminds me of ten years ago.

http://www.agsforums.com/yabb/index.php?topic=14162.0

But in case you're afraid of clicking on links...

- Cosmo's Cosmic Adventures
- Maddogs Williams
- Hugo's House of Horrors and the others
- Animal Quest
- Commander Keen (all games) (!)
- Halloween Harry
- Major Stryker
- Original Duke Nukem
- Jill of the Jungle
- Dangerous Dave
- God of Thunder
- Legend of Zelda 1 + 2
- Lemmings
- Raptor
- Monster Bash
- Pickle Wars
- Hocus Pocus
- Bio Menace
- Xargon
- Rescue Rover
- Solar Winds

I'll add to this list when I remember more games.
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #11 on: 14 Jun 2004, 13:19 »
All PC games...

- Fascination
- Goblins 1-3
- Indiana jones & Last crusade (Indy3) (PC adventure game)
- Warcraft: Humans & Orcs a.k.a WC1
- Dune 2
...oh, and--

- Castles II: Siege & Conquest
(ready to kill for possibility to download it somewhere again!)

Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #12 on: 14 Jun 2004, 14:19 »
Nes:
Contra
Super Mario
Duck Hunt

Pc:
Dott
Comander keen
Dune 1 & 2
Warcraft 1 & 2
Doom 1 & 2
Wings Of Fury
Dangerous Dave 1 & 2
Alone In the Dark
Lemmings
Oh no, more lemmings
Lemings X-mas
Super Off Road
Sensible Soccer
Mortal Kombat 1, 2 & 3
Sim City
Cool Spot
Aladdin
Prince Of Persia

+many more I can't remember right now

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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #13 on: 14 Jun 2004, 20:40 »
snes: MARIO KART!!
super mario world
donkey kong 1,2+3
yoshi's island
aaaaaand... conkers bad fur day on N64 << greastest game ever  :D
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #14 on: 14 Jun 2004, 23:19 »
NES:
MArio Bros 3 (till some punk kid stole it  >:( )
Teenage Mutant [n]NINJA[/b] turtles
erm, some weird game where you have to attack enemies with your hair.... ???

Oh, and Captain Planet

PC:
MI1, MI2, MI3, FT, LSL1, Pitfall.... thats all the classics I can think of that I like right now...... but I also like alot of RTS such as x-com apoc and I like Blade Runner alot.. I think that was the first 'Real' PC game I got....

Oh, almost forgot the JA series :)

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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #15 on: 14 Jun 2004, 23:28 »
erm, some weird game where you have to attack enemies with your hair.... ???

Kabuki, Quantum fighter? :)
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #16 on: 14 Jun 2004, 23:29 »
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Gods

Jesus! That game was awesome! I remember I tried for months to beat the damn thing, and when I finally did...

It takes you right back to the beginning!!!
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #17 on: 15 Jun 2004, 09:04 »
1)Sam and Max (Those bastards cancelled the sequal)
2)Full Throttle (The bastards cancelled the sequal)
3)I have no Mouth but i must scream
4)DOTT and MM
5)Rise of the dragon

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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #18 on: 15 Jun 2004, 11:09 »
heh, surprised that no one has said Final Fantasy 3 yet:D
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Re: game nostalgia
« Reply #19 on: 15 Jun 2004, 11:56 »
Oh yeah, Atari ST and Amiga...

-Brattaccas (did I spell that right? God, it's so long ago...)
-Bentley Bear
-Oxyd
-TURRICAN!!!
-Monkey Island in B/W and on two diskettes...

EDIT: Forgot THE game: North and South!!! (One of the best games EVER IMO...)

BTW. Does anyone know where I can find an Atari ST-Emulator and Games?
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