General Computer Games

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Duc de Pommfrit, Friday 7th Nov, 2014.

  1. Duc de Pommfrit Moderator Staff Team

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    I've always been a big fan of the F1 games, usually full distance on ace level
    Started on the Amiga
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    Then on the PC
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  2. FirstHonda Premium Member Club Supporter

    Sports games were always my thing.

    On the Spectrum "Daley Thompson's Decathlon" was a rubber key pounding favourite, and "Match Day" for football. Football Manager too, with the tiny stick men playing out the games, now that was addictive stuff, with Watford conquering all with me as manager. Graham Taylor? Pah! I did much better :lol:

    There was a Formula 1 strategy game that I used to enjoy too, can't remember it's name though. I mainly used to play as Ricardo Patrese...for some reason :Laughing:

    Also on the Spectrum, who could forget "Manic Miner", and then "Jet Set Willy." Or "Skool Daze," another classic.

    Happy days...
     
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  3. Duc de Pommfrit Moderator Staff Team

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    For Daley Thompson's button bashing you needed one of these
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  4. FirstHonda Premium Member Club Supporter

    I seem too remember getting through MANY, MANY joysticks...:happycrying:
     
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  5. Nighthawk Guest

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    Likewise - many times did the joystick go flying across the room out of frustration - oh, thats another thing, I miss when toys were virtually indestructible...
     
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  6. Duc de Pommfrit Moderator Staff Team

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    Sensible Soccer :Hooray:
     
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  7. Nels Moderator Staff Team

    Never got into computer games. Still don't own a games console and don't know how I would fit that in now. :Blushing:
     
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  8. SpeedyGee Administrator Staff Team

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    Haha, that brings back memories :Smile:
     
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