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by Mighty_Zol
Wed Apr 04, 2007 4:02 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Strategy games: Turn based or Real time?
Replies: 28
Views: 1961

Tough choice, but I went for turn based, mainly because I've got more turn based strategy games in my collection than realtime ones. (XCom UFO, Civ, HOMM being the favorites) I used to enjoy Megalomania on the Amiga, and love Starcraft and all the C&C games. But I find its easier to revisit the clas...
by Mighty_Zol
Tue Mar 27, 2007 4:52 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Motion Sickness
Replies: 34
Views: 3198

The only time I've experienced a little dizziness was playing God of War on a bigscreen TV. There's one stage where you climb up an huge wall and having reached the top you have to balance on some beams while avoiding rotating blades. The rotation of the camera to show how far down it was as well as...
by Mighty_Zol
Tue Mar 27, 2007 4:47 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: ZX Spectrum Games
Replies: 55
Views: 4952

My absolute favorite from back in the day is Head Over Heels.

I probably play Target Renegade more than HoH now though - it's just easier to play on a 5 minute break from work. Pity there's no emulator that allows multiplayer via LAN.

Was always fond of Lords of Chaos too (hence my username)
by Mighty_Zol
Tue Mar 27, 2007 4:37 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The most frustrating game ever played!
Replies: 34
Views: 3398

The worst ones for me were on the Spectrum. There were 2 games that i got with the computer (in that Dixons games bundle) that really stick in my mind as being frustrating. Son of Blagger - a platformer, completely and utterly impossible. Ridiculously tight time limit, if you die you go right back t...