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User currently offlineThom@s From Norway, joined Oct 2000, 11951 posts, RR: 47
Posted (9 years 6 months 2 days ago) and read 1177 times:

Sorry to steal this idea from you SlamClick.  Smile

Anyway, what were your favourite DOS games?

My top 5 will have to be:

1. Lotus (Racing game)
2. Manager (Footie game)
3. Retal (Fighter aircraft game. Can anyone confirm the name is right?)
4. Winter Games (winter olympics)
5. Stunts (Racing game)

Let's hear about some other classics.  Smile

Thom@s



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User currently offlineMdsh00 From United States of America, joined May 2004, 4124 posts, RR: 8
Reply 1, posted (9 years 6 months 2 days ago) and read 1172 times:

Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego.  Big thumbs up
Oregon Trail (though I would play the Apple version more)



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User currently offlineB757300 From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 4114 posts, RR: 23
Reply 2, posted (9 years 6 months 2 days ago) and read 1171 times:

Wing Commander 1 & 2

Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego.

The Carmen Sandiego games were also pretty good.



"There is no victory at bargain basement prices."
User currently offlineMD-90 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 8502 posts, RR: 12
Reply 3, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 1139 times:

The original Starfox, or perhaps the old classic Sokoban.

User currently offlineJamotcx From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 1037 posts, RR: 25
Reply 4, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 1125 times:

Flight Sim 3, then 4, then 5  Smile


Jamo


User currently offlineJBirdAV8r From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 4488 posts, RR: 21
Reply 5, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 1125 times:

Wing Commander was quality. Also, Flight Assignment: ATP....ahead of its time IMHO....

Also, anyone remember Corncob 3D? or even Lemmings...



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User currently offlineGoboeing From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 2682 posts, RR: 14
Reply 6, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 1121 times:

I can remember having a few DOS games. I was still pretty young.

  • Flight Simulator 3.0 through 5.1
  • KidPix
  • Where in the world is Carmen Sandiego?

    I enjoyed them all. I can still remember what to type at the prompt to get to flight sim:
    FLTSIM5 [ENTER]
    ...and up pops runway 36 at Chicago Meigs Field! Those were the days.

    Nick


  • User currently offlineGKirk From UK - Scotland, joined Jun 2000, 24904 posts, RR: 56
    Reply 7, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 1114 times:

    Who cares baout DOS games? You couldnt beat the games you got on the Commodore 64  Big thumbs up


    When you hear the noise of the Tartan Army Boys, we'll be coming down the road!
    User currently offlineDelta717 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 457 posts, RR: 1
    Reply 8, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 1107 times:

    KidPix!

    I had a Home Alone Coloring Book too, as well as Flight Sim 5.


    User currently offlineConfuscius From United States of America, joined Aug 2001, 3829 posts, RR: 1
    Reply 9, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 1097 times:

    Lemmings




    Ain't I a stinker?
    User currently offlineB757300 From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 4114 posts, RR: 23
    Reply 10, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 1098 times:

    Who cares about DOS games? You couldn't beat the games you got on the Commodore 64

    Pirates! (Later came out for the 286)



    "There is no victory at bargain basement prices."
    User currently offlineBaw2198 From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 637 posts, RR: 4
    Reply 11, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 1093 times:

    Airline Transport Pilot----> ATP

    Battle of Brittain

    Wings of the Luftwaffe

    QIX

    revenge of DOH



    "And remember, Keep your stick on the ice"--->Red Green
    User currently offlineAirT85 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
    Reply 12, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 1086 times:

    Transport Tycoon Deluxe

    -Tony


    User currently offlineN243NW From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 1624 posts, RR: 20
    Reply 13, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1075 times:

    Confuscius-
    I love Lemmings as well. Sometimes I have childish impulses to buy an old computer off eBay for a couple bucks and load all of the games I grew up with onto it. I have since forgot what Windows 3.1 looks like, it's been so long. Sad
    -N243NW Big thumbs up



    B-52s don't take off. They scare the ground away.
    User currently offlineJoseMEX From Mexico, joined Oct 1999, 1539 posts, RR: 24
    Reply 14, posted (9 years 6 months 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1072 times:

    Zork, and Infocom's text adventures.

    (Although I never could finish them).


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