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Favourite Accolade games

Post by Darran@Retro Gamer » Mon Nov 24, 2008 8:01 am

As the title suggests ;)
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Post by Bub&Bob » Mon Nov 24, 2008 8:10 am

I looked at what I said in the other topic about this and I still feel the same way!
Bub&Bob wrote:The Train was (is) excellent.
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The Train is awesome and full of atmosphere.

If this means there will be an Accolade feature soon then YeeeHaaaa!!
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Post by jdanddiet » Mon Nov 24, 2008 8:36 am

I really liked Universal Soldier on the MD, even though it was suspiciously similar to the Turrican games...
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Post by merman » Mon Nov 24, 2008 11:55 am

Card Sharks on the Commodore 64 - clever animation as you play card games against Maggie (Thatcher), Ronnie (Reagan) and Gorby (President Mikhail Gorbachev).
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Post by boggyb68 » Mon Nov 24, 2008 12:21 pm

It has to be Hardball. With "Hi-res" graphics on the C64, catchy music and quality gameplay, it certainly caught my passing interest in baseball, and then cranked it up a few notches...

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Post by McBoosh » Tue Nov 25, 2008 12:34 pm

Havent we already had this post? Anyway, i will go with Bubsy. I still dont know why it gets so much flack. Sure, not the greatest game ever, but not the worst. besides, Bubsy is a cat, and cats are great :D

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Post by C=Style » Tue Nov 25, 2008 1:36 pm

The Test Drive series, in particular TD2 which I used to love on the Amiga back in the days. I know for a fact it hasn't aged well though.
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Post by necronom » Tue Nov 25, 2008 2:18 pm

I liked Hardball quite a bit, but the Test Drive games were my favourites. I played them a lot.
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Post by fordie020376 » Tue Nov 25, 2008 2:25 pm

C=Style wrote:The Test Drive series, in particular TD2 which I used to love on the Amiga back in the days. I know for a fact it hasn't aged well though.
Still one of the best if somewhat cheesy intros ever though Lol!

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Post by Mayhem » Tue Nov 25, 2008 2:50 pm

Apollo 18. Accolade did what NASA did not.
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Post by TwoHeadedBoy » Tue Nov 25, 2008 3:29 pm

The only one that comes to mind when I hear Accolade is Bubsy. So yeah, Bubsy. The first one, not the second one.
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Post by Antiriad2097 » Tue Nov 25, 2008 4:17 pm

Law of the West, even though I only ever owned the cassette version for my C64.
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Post by witchfinder » Tue Nov 25, 2008 4:49 pm

Tut tut, talk about double standards! If anyone but Darran had posted this topic then somebody would have directed them to the following thread by now... ;)

http://www.retrogamer.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=11791

It even has the same title!
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Post by mikeb » Tue Nov 25, 2008 5:15 pm

I'll let him off seeing as he's helping me out ;)

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Post by paranoid marvin » Tue Nov 25, 2008 5:20 pm

PSi-fi looked great , but very difficult to understand whats going on

Ace of Aces would have been excellent if the I'd been able to figure how to carry out bombing missions

Killed Until Dead is a fun game , but to pick ONE it would have to be The Train , partly cos its a great game , partly cos its the only Accolade game that was any good on the Speccy
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