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New thread!

Also, brand new booru for identifying games, let's help it grow!

http://thatgame.booru.org/index.php?page=post&s=list&tags=all

>> No.274785

anyone play an educational game involving classic monsters, and a mansion, and it's a party, and you're a detective playing games with the monster guests to solve the mystery or some shit. I think you can print out a detective badge as well. I dunno. please help?

>> No.275191

>>274781
useless booru is useless

>> No.275260
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275260

Forgot what platform... probably PC

>I think it is A tank..
>The graphic is 1D (yes, only 1 line polygon) looks like >>274831

The rest is blank... I don't even know the objective of games, I was very young... the only hint left was that game graphic was 1 D

>> No.275673

ok so it was a shoot em up (vertical scrolling) game on amiga which could be played with 2 players. player 1 is red and player 2 one is blue. if i remember well you can see a forest with river in the first level.

>> No.275775

C=64 game, where you only had a pistol as a weapon, could lay down, happened in a large building/factory, constantly moving elevators/platforms going up & down. GOD DAMN IT!

Not Agent USA or Sly Sly Secret Agent.

>> No.276026

C64 game

top down shooter, in the same vein as say Galaga or Raiden

box art had a character on it that looked extremely like Galvatron from G1 Transformers

>> No.276279

>>275191
They aren't born with over 9000 pics. Everybody have to post there the games they remember so everybody can have a massive database.

So instead of complaining and expecting everybodydo the hard work for you start doing something helping.

>> No.276501

>>275260

Sounds a lot like Battlezone.

>> No.276507

>>275775

Has to be Impossible Mission.

>> No.276593

>>276507
That's a classic along with IM2, but no :(

Similar platformer, just with a lousy agent & loads of anti-agents shooting back at him.

>> No.276648
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276648

Alright guys, I have two games that'd I'd really appreciate if you could tell me the names of. The first one was along the lines of final fantasy one. Hell, it might even be a FF game. Anyway, I played it on the snes or NES when a friend lent me his copy. Being young at the time, I found the game frustrating. I remember getting stuck at what I think might be a huge red or white skeleton or a huge red dragon. When you died it said your party had fainted. That's as far as I got ans everything else I remember is very blurry and is probably from another game. The second I'm not sure if it even exists and I dreamt it up. The only thing I can remeber is that you're in a town hall type building with some other people at night and sleep there (I'm. pretty sure you were there because it was safer than being in your house or so me shit). Anyway, you wake up and the whole building is burning you get out and that's it. I don't expect an answer for the second one but give it a shot. Thanks /vr/. I'm on a phone to so ignore spelling mistakes. Pic unrelated.

>> No.276667

>>276648
Again, excuse the grammatical errors, on a phone and it's 1:07 Australian time.

>> No.276713
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276713

I don't remember the system, maybe C64, VIC20, PC...maybe Amiga. Played it early 90s (I think this was around 1992).

From memory, it looked a bit like a clone or bootleg of a Mario game. It took place either in space or in caverns. The graphics were similar in tone to the Moon level (outside the ship) in Ducktales for NES, i.e. grey and green. The main character looked suspiciously like Mario. I recall it had very little or no combat (sparse obstacles / ennemies).

That's about the only details I remember, but I remember having a blast with it for an entire evening + night. We were staying with my parents at a distant relative's house, it was just about the only game they had, and I was the only youngster there.

I never found anything about it, it haunts me to this day.

>> No.276803

So, I've tried identifying this game several times before /vr/ was present, but with no luck. First of all, I'm not even 100% sure if it is a 'retro' game, because it might aswell be released in 2000's, so forgive me if this is the case. Alright, the game is a side-scrolling beat 'em up. It has kinda of sprite-ish graphics, it had a demo version (which I played). What I remember is that it had 2 or 3 (maybe more in full version) playable characters and they all had like different storylines or something. One of the characters was like a humanoid-like demon thing with grey or blue skin (can't recall) and had a quite short but a wide sword. Another thing I remember was that one of the levels resembled a castle wall or a stone road or even a stone bridge, don't know.
Yeah, the description is very vague, but that's honestly all I remember. Oh, and also, it's a PC game.
Thanks in advance to anyone who bothers, I really appreciate it.

>> No.276809

>>274781
Troll.

>> No.276848

>>276648
nobody cares about grammatical or spelling mistakes, stop shitposting. First one isn't described well, so I'll just take a random guess and say maybe it's mystic quest. 2nd sounds a bit like ff6 when you meet relm/strago

>> No.277165
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277165

Could someone try help with this one.
It was a 3d shooter i think it came out after doom.
All i can remember that you aimed using the mouse
and a square crosshair.
You could only pickup health boxes by clicking on
them with the crosshair.
it had a futuristic setting.

>> No.277341

>>277165
that game sounds so familiar. I think I played it too.

>> No.279036

>>277165
System shock?

>> No.280280

>>279036
no dont think so it was way more obscure

>> No.280979
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280979

The last thread died without me getting an answer. Lets try a second time.

>PC
>late 90s ('98 or '99)
>you play as somehthing similar to the green blob on the picture
>industrial setting, like inside a factory
>platforming sidescroller, I remember jumping around on red platforms (background was dark grey)
>there could be enemies, but I don't remember any
>at the bottom of the levels was some kind of green nuclear waste that, I believe, killed you

Thanks in advance, /vr/.

>> No.281518

>>280979
I want to know this too

>> No.281526

>>280280
weird. then I have no idea. system shock fits literally all those points.

>> No.281742
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281742

OK trying again 2 games here:

First is a spaceship shooter seen from the back of the ship, it was shareware and i think it was on a cd. The main thin is that the stage was a seemingly realistic video (3D render) with "hotspots" that you can shoot (dont know if enemies were par of the video or sprites, but the boses were part of the video). One boss spined vertically and you had to shot in the openings on some of its sides. You started with a simple orange ball shot and upgraded up to 3 straight shots.

Second is a text adventure i bought for 5 bucks at a computer store in mcallen or laredo, i dont remember well but i think it was called templo of doom or something like that. The main feature is that some rooms had an ascii diagram of the thing in them, the one i remember is one with a torch holder across the room represented with a "¥" wich you had to "lasso" with a rope to swing indiana jones style. Another puzzle was a room with a valuable object and a hole in the wall, if you took it poison gas came out of the hole. Solved by puttin wax on the hole. The name was somethign like "Temple of Doom" but dont reamember crearly.

Also Im an artist and will reward any of the 2 with a scketch of whatever you like. Pic is my work.

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281745

>>276501
one internet for you sir

>> No.281796

>>276593
probably not but Midnight Resistance or Saboteur?

>> No.281815

A PS1 game
Was in 3D and somewhat a sidescroller (most levels were pretty much going left to right)
You had a sword and it was somewhat an rpg but from my memory there didn't appear to be leveling

>> No.281872

>>281815
The vaguest of descriptions

>> No.281910

>>281872
its a vaguest of memories
I do remember you play many different characters throughout the game, If my memory was correct they were related to the ifrst character you play as

>> No.281921

>>276279
So like, I'm supposed to post if I identify a game, right?

>> No.281924

Let's see who can help me out with this.

It was an old PS1 game. It was a racing game that looks like some stoner dumped the entire contents of his mind onto a disc to be sold to unsuspecting children. Everything was black and white with splotches of florescence, if I remember correctly.

The control scheme was total ass. The characters you could choose from looked like badly ripped off Disney characters.

>> No.281932

>PC
>probably somewhere in between 95-99
>puzzle-strategy turn based hybrid
>isometric view
You play as green orbs/spheres. The game consists of tile based levels, where you should either defeat spheres of other colors or ants(?)/some kind of insectoids. Your spheres can either:

-create another sphere near the previous one (1 tile in all directions, if possible)
-jump to 2/3(?) spheres across

If your colored sphere will come close enough (1 tile) across enemy ones, it will turn them to yours. Therefore, the one who owns most of the map and/or spheres in the end wins. In order to win you must either completely defeat and turn his units to your color, or just swarm the map with orbs, until no turns are possible.

>> No.281941

>>281932
>jump to 2/3(?) spheres across
Tiles, obviously

>> No.281973

I played this in 1991 or 1992 on Atari or Amiga. The view is Isometric, you are some ball or a blob, you go around some labyrinths shooting at enemies, and entering sparkling teleports.

Background is always black, only the colour and textures of the tiles you move on change. From what I remember, these tiles are narrow, you don't have a lot of space to move around (something like Kula World, only isometric 2D).

The game is not Airball, and it is not Marble Madness.

>> No.282010

>>281924

And if it helps at all, the time frame for this game was probably 1998-2001ish

>> No.282052

>>280979
Anyone?

>> No.282086

>>281932
this is your common attax-style game. the most common pc version from that era was hexxagon (was isometric but was hex instead of square like attax).

>> No.283924

>>281921
Any help is welcome. Boorus only work as a coolaborative effort

>> No.283972

I played a game in school in the late 90s on a Mac where you can play as a mouse or horse and probably a few other characters. I'm pretty sure it's just all mazes, and it had a Medieval theme, as I remember starting the game looking at the outside of a castle.

>> No.283984

>>283924
Well, I don't mind that but some of the pictures have the name of the game in them.

>> No.284005

>>281910

Dragon Valor?

>> No.284042

PS1. Likely from the Army Men series on PS1, I'm uncertain of which.

All I remember is playing 2 player as green army men against my brother on a level that might have been called Toybox, or something. It was like a kid's room, and the map had toys, but you were an army man so it was to scale.

I'm 99% sure it was an early Army Men game, but I've been unable to determine which one.

>> No.284053

it was an arcade game with a scroll ball in the middle. you were a soldier and hid behind sandbags with a machine gun. the bullets shoot straight forward and you moved side to side with the ball. if you rolled it really fast you somersaulted.

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284057

I can't comment for some reason, but this is Athena by SNK

>> No.284075

An old game around 1994-1997, a sidescrolling shoot them up where you had all sorts of weapons- my personal favorite was the 'Jelly Gun' or something similar, where any of the badguys you shot would turn into orangish-pinkish jelly, and there were a type of enemy which was a mech. If you shot the mech's legs out from under it, the head would fall to the ground and it'd still be able to shoot in that direction.
I think it was called something like Eat This, but I'm not sure, and can't find anywhere to download it.

>> No.284225

>>283984
That's the point. A big database of games screencaps with tags about the game. So if you are looking for a futuristic snes beat'em up for two players you can just input the tags and see what games the booru find for you so you can see which one is the one you are looking for. So far there aren't many posts, maybe I will make a thread on /vg/ latter to see if they can help us

>> No.284271

>>284225
Got it. That's a pretty nice idea.

>> No.284284
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284284

Anyone play this game which was all green wireframe, you had to capture flags and avoid other vehicles shooting at you? It could be played in first-person as well as third. It was on an old all-in-one Apple computer, I can't remember which.

Picture related, it looked kinda like this.

>> No.284296

>>284057
Strange, people were supposed to post commments. Anyway, the point of the booru is to have many screencaps identified and with tags so you can search for a game that you don't remember the name.

>> No.284328

Hoo boy. It was educational game I remember playing in elementary. You controlled one character, and I believe you just solved random english and math problems to reach a summit (cave)? I think you accumulate coins, or something like that. It wasn't EV those math blaster games where you controoled those two green people.

>> No.284334

>>284271
I just need help. I have been posting and tagging some games by myself on my free time butthe booru won't be very helpful without more people posting games there

>> No.284350

>>284042
I remember playing this too on the PS1. Sorry anon, can't remember. Maybe I'll have it in my PS1 collection, hang on.

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284410

>>284042
I'm guessing Army Men 3D.

>> No.284415

I posted something last thread, but it 404'd before I saw any answer, so I'll post it here again.
I played this on my dad's old macintosh I think. It was a sidescrolling shooter where you played as a stereotypical airplane (maybe it was a biplane?) pilot, with goggles, scarf, the whole shebang. I think he was big and muscly, blonde and had a huge chin? You shot aliens and UFO's. The graphics were very cartoony. I think the title may be something like 'Captain -something-'
I've been trying to find it for nearly 15 years now.

>> No.284425

>>284410
if it's for playstation why does it say 3DO as well? can you play it on both??

>> No.284470

>>284425
3DO made games too silly. Back....in the day.

>> No.284480

>>284410

Nah, I'm thinking it was one of the Sarge's heroes games. I think both were on PS1. Army Men 3D had more realistic settings.

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284535

Repostan erry day.

- DOS game
- Educational
- It's all minigames
- One is a globe and you can click on different countries / cities
- Another is a pyramid, each block is a different trivia question. I believe there was an Indiana Jones-type character in this minigame.
- One is about flight departure times
- NOT Super Solvers or Carmen Sandiego

>> No.284817

>>274785
guys. I still want to know this

>> No.285303

>>284284

Anyone? Did I retro too hard?

>> No.285375

I'm trying to remember a side scrolling hack and slash game.

You can choose to play three robots, one had curved blades on his arms, one was a big blue robot dressed like a ninja, and the last was a female pink ninja dressed robot.

I remember the ending was you self-destruct and destroy the enemy base.

>> No.285395

>>285375
SNES, The Ninja Warriors

>> No.285409

Here's a unique one.

I remember playing a game where it's helicopter view like Metal Gear and the main point of the game was you could find heroes to join your party that were completely random.

For instance if you took a left path you might run into a African native hero who can chuck spears at enemies on a higher elevation, or if you took the opposite route you might find a futuristic guy with a laser weapon to join your group.

That's all I remember about it.

>> No.285459

>>285395
Oh shit man! That's it, I found a youtube LP and I'm gonna marathon it right now!

Thank you, I loved that game when I was a kid. I remember always playing the robot with blade arms, but I kept dying at the last boss until I played as the female pink robot.

>> No.285548

>>284284
>>285303
Battletanks...i think.

>> No.285846

Not sure if I can actually describe this well enough
I can distinctly remember there were different starting points and stories for the class you chose.
SNES maybe?
No idea who made the game, if I did I could look it up myself.

>> No.286015

An old pc game. Possibly DOS. I played it sometime in the early 90's.
You controlled a space ship and set up colonies and trade routes which earned you funds to build a fleet with which to attack other players' trade routes.
It was 2d isometric was all I remember of the display. The game was real time strategy.

>> No.286104

There was an N64 game I rented a long time ago, and I don't remember much of it. I think it was a kind of platformer, and was pretty colorful.

Not the best description, but I've been looking for it for a long while now.

>> No.286126

>>285846
>I can distinctly remember there were different starting points and stories for the class you chose.
>SNES maybe?

Romancing saga 2? Seiken Densetsu 3?

>> No.286148

>>283972
castle master?

>> No.286149

>>277165
CyClones maybe?

>> No.286182

>>286104
Banjo Kazooie
DK 64
Mario 64
Conker's Bad Fur Day
Gex
Chameleon Twist
Kirby 64

>> No.286226

I remember a game I used to rent from blockbuster when i was younger.
>N64
>Platformer
>I specifically remember a boss fight with something flying. Like a bug. Maybe a bee.
Ideas would be very much appreciated?

>> No.286237

>>284053
>it was an arcade game with a scroll ball in the middle. you were a soldier and hid behind sandbags with a machine gun

This is definitely Cabal. There was also a version with joystick controls, and a semi-sequel set in the old west (P1 was a cowboy and P2 an Indian)

>>285846
>I can distinctly remember there were different starting points and stories for the class you chose.
>SNES maybe?

Sounds like either Seiken Densetsu 3 or one of the Romancing SaGa games. If it was an action RPG the former, if a menu-based JRPG the latter. They were only released in Japan, so if you played one of them in English you were playing a hacked ROM.

7th Saga/Elnard (no relation to Romancing SaGa; it's an Enix game) has a choice of seven heroes, but they all start in the same castle.

>> No.286259

Back from a couple nights ago.

>PC
>Late 90s, early 2000s?
>Isometric action RPG like Diablo but not Diablo
>Click to move/attack the usual
>Not overly cartoony, realistic visual style
>Living in a castle, medieval times?
>Might be either a prisoner or knight, do a quest to kill rats in basement for chef
>Spacebar equips weapon to attack
>Inventory system has you looking at your character, model changes with new equipment/clothes


No dice last thread, anon who finds this is king googler.

>> No.286278

>>286259
Darkstone?

>> No.286290

>>286278

Nope, too cartoony from what I remember and there was only ever one person you controlled/was in your party.

>> No.286301

>>286259
Dink Smallwood?

>> No.286346

>>286182
I'm going to look into Chameleon Twist, since I own all the others on that list. Thanks, man.

>> No.286371

>>286301
>Dink Smallwood

Looks decently correct, but too light and too airy. This game IIRC was very dark and foggy. Looks like the correct gameplay/graphical style (maybe a little more advanced), and camera angle.

>> No.286378

Guys you are my last hope
Okay it was like a spaceships game for PC, I guess it was for Windows 95.
I can't remember much, it was like very simple, the ship had a circle around it that was supposed to be a shield and I think I had to conquer planets and I always got beaten by another ship with a lot of shields and I couldn't harm it even a little. The map was divided in sections like quadrants or something. Damn its hard to describe, I was really young , I actually never learnt how to play it

>> No.286390

>>286371
>This game IIRC was very dark and foggy. Looks like the correct gameplay/graphical style (maybe a little more advanced), and camera angle.
Nox?

>> No.286391

>>286371
Ancient Evil?

>> No.286403

>>286378
Forgot to metion something vital, it was realtime, I moved the ship with the mouse.

>> No.286439

>>286378
>>286403
I don't know what this is but I am very interested. Sounds vaguely like a game I played once.

>> No.286451

>>286390
>Nox

Looks too old, also a little more cartoonish than I remember.

>>286391

>Ancient Evil
No But I feel as though this is getting closer, maybe look into mid 2000s if you guys were just sticking pre-2005, my memory isnt stellar. I've tried so hard to find this shit though, if ya'll found it i would be greatly indebted

>> No.286472

Had to be a game like house of the dead except it definitely wasn't. I watched someone play the game but basically it used light guns and you shot at ghosts/zombies/etc. I remember when particular spot where there was some kind of apparitions that would hide in the ceiling or the floor and throw what was like a ninja star at you, which you had to shoot.

It was just really odd to say the least, and it feels like they really tried to copy or were at least influenced by House of the Dead but I know for a fact it wasn't that because it didn't have any voice acting to speak of.

Also another game, you used a sword to block attacks and slash enemies. You actually had a plastic/foam sword that you placed somewhere in between these poles which I believe picked up the input of the foam sword. It was actually really fun and wasn't very wonky at all. I think you found undead samurai/knights or perhaps they were just regular attackers who attacked more slowly.

>> No.286495
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Some old 90's DOS FPS game. You started out in some compound with a few buildings. It was either foggy or the draw distance was just bad. I seem to remember that enemies didn't show up right away, and I don't think you had a weapon at the start either, too. The first weapon you got shot some kind of goo that encased enemies. When you died, it showed a screen with your body and a caption saying something like "You body was found with a note on it saying 'Stop wasting my time with these sissy-men!'" or something to that effect.

>> No.286496

>>286472
For the sword one,
Mazan : Flash of the Blade?

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286532

>>286496

Aw man that's it! Thanks dude.

>> No.286546

>>286126
>>286237
Thank you both for helping, not the game I was trying to remember but will definitely give those a try.

>> No.286575

>>286546
Do you remember what style of game it was? And are you sure it was a console game or could it have been DOS or a home computer?

>> No.286578

>>286451

Bumping to see if this one can be found, anons if you have the mastery of google help me out!

>> No.286603

>>285846
>>286546

Live a Live?

>> No.286607

I'm pretty sure it wasn't 1999 or before but I hope I can still ask here.
It was an arcade game. The character you play as was an anthro rabbit and the only level I remember is a jungle or forest type level. You could get a power up attack that shot flaming dragons. I think it also had flying treasure chests. Ring a bell for anyone?

>> No.286623

>>286607

Probably "Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit"

>> No.286624

>>286603
Yes! That's it. Thank you so much.
>>286575 got it anon thanks.

>> No.286630

>>286607
If not that one I'm sure someone can help me with this one. Another arcade game where you played as this little race car in top down fashion. This one was probably before 1999. There were these evil cars that chased you or something? I'm sure there was also multiplayer option. I think it came in a combo with some pacman.

>> No.286639

>>286630
Spy Hunter?

>> No.286646

>>286623
No. They had this at a daycare I went to. It wasn't that.

>> No.286660

>>286639
No. They were race cars. Those kind that aren't shaped like regular cars. Formula 1?

>> No.286673

>>286630
Sounds like Rally-X, specifically the version that came in the Namco Classic Collection Vol. 2 along with Pac-Man and Dig Dug.

>> No.286682

>>275775

Mission Elevator?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VycDeqZ8EZI

>> No.286704

>>276713

Funny, I think remember that too. The sky took up a large portion of the screen and the Mario clone, I think, had a blue undershirt instead of red.

Do you enter a large blue castle? Man, if so...The colour palette of that game ain't much.

>> No.286719

>>286673
Dasit mane! Thanks.

>> No.286720

Ok, I got one.

Some old computer game, I don't remember the platform, could have been an old DOS PC or Apple II or something that used 5.25 floppy disks, although the game could have been on multiple platforms. I believe it was a WWII plane game where you viewed your plane from a side-scrolling perspective. I don't remember if there were other enemy planes, but I do think you had to attack/bomb targets on the ground. If I remember right, the level looped if you kept going in one direction for too long.

>> No.286721

I played this game as a very little kid, in school so 1993-1995. I don't remember when, but I'd lean more toward 1993. My elementary school only had Apple computers, so it had to be playable on Macs.

I *believe* it was an adventure game, but it might have been an extremely primitive FPS. I only played a little bit of it, but it involved going down medieval stone hallways, with torches on the walls, and at the end of the hallway was a heavy wooden door. I only played for a few minutes, so that's all I saw.

It was pseudo-3D, that kind of horrible primitive 3D you saw in Castle Wolfenstein, and on the bottom of the screen was a bar that contained information. Maybe it contained items and your health, if it was that kind of game, but I honestly don't remember.

This was in a school computer, so it must have been rated K-A.

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286724

>>277165

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebel_Moon_Rising
??

>> No.286757

Here's one:
3d game
PC game
You hunt dinosaurs

>> No.286769

>>281742

Second game sounds like castle of the winds but I'm not too sure about that. I don't think the version I played was ascii.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castle_of_the_Winds

>> No.286780

So there is this game I can hardly remember. My dad rented it for me for the SNES and all I remember is that the layout sort of reminded me of Flashback, and for all I know it was the SNES version of Flashback. However, I distinctly remember that at the very start of the game I started by a small pond or something in a jungle area. I could go one screen to the left which took me to a cave type place which was basically a dead end. If I took the path right there was seemingly no where else to go. I'm sure there was something my child brain couldn't figure out to try, but I remember feeling like I got ripped off because there was nowhere to go.

>> No.286784

I remember playing an old computer game that was similar to Missile Command in concept. You were hunkered down in a bunker with an anti-aircraft gun and you had to shoot paratroopers before they landed on the ground. If enough landed on the ground when the round ended (had to be 2 or 3 usually), they would gang up on you and slap your shit. As far as I know there was an old version on DOS, and a newer version with more detail and colors, and wacky shit like if only one or two paratroopers made it, they would get abducted by aliens, and sometimes you would have a pizza delivered to your bunker after a round. The name is practically on the tip of my tongue but this thread reminded me of it and now I'm going crazy.

>> No.286793

>>286757
You're gonna need to go a bit more in depth than that.

>> No.286797

>>286757

Carnivores

>> No.286818

It was an educational game for older Apple computers.
You assembled a rocket or spaceship from various components then saw how far it would go.
Graphics were very minimal.

>> No.286835

It was on NES, it was about a ninja, no, it wasn´t Ninja Gaiden.

A lot of detail, grid fences everywhere, battling in a city, gone trough a hole or cave, fighting a giant cyclops, that´s all that I can recall, what was it´s name /vr/? please...

>> No.286852

>>284535

magic schoolbus?

>> No.286887

>>286835

Maybe the NES version of Shinobi?

>> No.286907

>>286104

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mischief_Makers

>> No.286947

>>286784

Night Raid

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-P3keyzUX_Q

>> No.286962

>>286887
No, I played Shinobi in arcade, emulator at least, no it was not Shinobi

>> No.286983

>>286378

Screaming Skies? Can't find a screenshot anywhere but that sounds right. win95 too

http://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-media/product-gallery/B000XZQI8K

>> No.287017

>>286947

That's it! Thanks.

>> No.287090

Playstation racing game, all I remember was that it was really weird.

>> No.287126

>>286835
zen intergalactic ninja?

>> No.287152

>>287126
No, I think the sprites of the characters were fairly bigger too, you know for a NES game, if that´s of any help, It was borrowed from a friend I loosed contact too, too bad I was of the, must return game to rightful owner type.

>> No.287160

PS game where you start off as a girl (I think) trapped in a room with medical looking stuff everywhere. You have to get out of the room. Presumably, the game does not end there, but I don't think I ever got out of the room.

>> No.287198

>>286983
thanks, but I' not sure about this one.
well it's my fault I should remember more

>> No.287210

>>286835
I found it, and out of nostalgia I recommend it

Wrath of the Black Manta
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7DZLNepMAxw
>>286887
>>287126
Thanks guys you were my motivation, to keep googling

>> No.287212

>>287152
Wrath of the Black Manta?

>> No.287220

>>287212
YES!!! >>287210
Thanks, this had haunted me for years.

>> No.287242

Halp
Really old game, unknown platform. Basically you had to guide some type of lil minions/rats/??? through weird maps using various tools, and when they reached the end they would yell "yippee" or somthing like that

>> No.287253

>>287242

Sounds like Lemmings.

>> No.287256

>>287242
lemmings

>> No.287291

This is a shot in the dark but this is an old PC Game, Windows 95ish. I only ever played the demo for it. I believe you're trying to colonize Mars or something. The game had a grid and you could make buildings and I think send out little cars to explore the surface. I wish I had a screenshot that looks similar to it but I don't. Graphics weren't great, of course.

>> No.287435

>>286818
Found something that kinda matches your description on another site but not sure if it's what you were looking for. Couldn't verify it because of its generic name (closes I could find is a different game called Intergalactic Rocket Factory). Game is for Apple II.

Rocket Factory - In this game you designed rockets with different parts and then launched them to see how they performed. I remember one mode of play had either a plane go by trailing a banner behind or there was a line of clouds, and then you had to try to design a rocket that would reach apogee at the level of the banner or clouds. I've come up totally empty handed with this one, any leads would be great.

>> No.288002

The main character was a demon prince, and I think it was an SRPG. The cut scenes were a bit like a visual novel with paper dolls and static backgrounds.

>> No.288010

>>288002
Disgaea: Hour of Darkness

>> No.288018

>>288002
Which platform?

>> No.288030

>>288010
That's the one. Assumed it was PS1 because of the rather simple graphics. No wonder I couldn't find it.

>> No.288129

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCCdKkPAO7Q

What's the name of this game?

>> No.288262

I took some time and added some screencaps, suggested some tag aliases, and cleaned up a few tags to the booru. I'll add more later tonight once I'm done shopping.

Also, bumping the thread.

>> No.288284

>>286780

That's the SNES port of Another World (aka Out of this World).

>> No.288369

>>275775
Rolling Thunder?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rolling_Thunder_(video_game)

>> No.288406

>>280979
C'mon /vr/, I know you can, plus you're my only hope!

>> No.288425

>>280979
sounds like super putty

>> No.289398

>>286769
>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castle_of_the_Winds
Thank you very much though this is rogue like, the one i mention is text adventure

>> No.289467
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289467

there was this Atari 2600 game that had a catchy tune I liked, but I forgot almost all details about the game itself.
It was a weird game, all gameplay took place in one green screen. There was an object on the center, something resembling a camp fire or chest. And two identical dancing figures on the left who I believe were the controlled characters.
That's all I remember sorry for all the vague info.
Thanks in advance.

>> No.289497

I'll give it try but I barely remember the game so the information I can give is vague. It was a click and point adventure type game where getting a bad ending and dying was very easy. You were able to click on things and you had to look for items. I remember something along the lines of finding a ring that was important to the story in some rocks or something.

>> No.289513
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289513

>>289497
king's quest 6?

>> No.289517

>>289513

Holy fucking shit I think thats it. You are fucking awesome.

>> No.289526

>>289517
woo

>> No.289545

Searching for a game that was on Genesis. IIRC you controlled a crab who was competing against another crab. One was left , one was right of the screen. You could grab balls which would be in the middle of the screen. Or something like that. I can barely remember.

>> No.289546

Oh I hope someone can help me on this.
I remember playing an extremely weird game on PS1 at a friend's house around 2000.
It was really colorful with repetitive music. I don't remember the game having any goal or story at all. It was just about discovering strange places.

>> No.289550

>>289545
Ball Jacks.
Pretty good game actually.

>> No.289610

>>289546
LSD dream emulator?

>> No.289623
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289623

>>289610
Oh ya that's it! I completely forgot about the dream aspect of it. Thanks!
I'd like to play that again but the cheapest version is like 260$ on Ebay
>mfw

>> No.289647

Got almost no memory of it but it's worth a shot.
It's an old PC 2D platformer probably developed in the mid 90s, maybe earlier. Setting: I think you are a bandit/outlaw and you have to go/fight through several levels. They don't have a western atmosphere though. Probably a pistol is your weapon but maybe you can also pick up other weapons. I think the menu for choosing the levels was divided in 3 rows with big pictures for every level.
Would appreciate any idea.

>> No.289759

>>286852
No, sorry, I don't think it was part of any major franchise.

>> No.290092

>>289623
Emulate it for free

>> No.290230

>>286704
Yep, I recall there was large "upper" area, and the character did have a blue shirt, forgot to mention that.

I don't recall a blue castle, but I do remember there were a lot of ladders everywhere and you could enter a structure...which very well could be the castle you mention.

Do you remember the system? This would help narrow it down a bit.

>> No.290573

>>286226
Buck Bumble?

>> No.290591

>>286378
Was it Warpath?
http://www.synthetic-reality.com/warpath.htm

>> No.291721

Help me /vr/.
This one is for my brother.
PC game, Pinball, around early 90s.
There's one board that has nothing in it. You have to wait for some kind of spiky ball to pop up to score point. Each color has different scores. It's board color is dark.

>> No.291827

An old Atari 2600 game. From what my child-brain could remember, I think you shot cows out of a canon. It was probably similar to QBASIC Gorillas in concept, although I don't think this game was 2 players.

>> No.292420
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292420

>>282086
So after googling for a while I finally found it - Colony by Midnight Synergy. Thanks!

>> No.292542

So here's another challenge
-PC
-top-down vertical shmup
-late 90s, maybe early 20s
All I can remember is that in the beginning of the game you have very OP ship, but it gets destroyed in the first minute by a huge asteroid. You survive in a small save-capsule, with a tiny gun. You can choose your next mission. After every mission there's an award - money, maybe something more, I can't remember. You can buy various equipment on money and, IIRC, some weapons require ammo, which you also need to buy.

>> No.292628

>>292542
I recall playing a similar game, except for the ship destruction. There were bonus levels where you had to dodge asteroids and collect money from them. The rad ship upgrades were the best part of the game. It came in a pack that also contained some kind of ladder jumping game and a laser reflection with mirrors game.

>> No.292773

>>292542
>>292628
Tyrian?

>> No.292797

>>292773
>Tyrian
Definitely not Tyrian

>> No.292831
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292831

>>292628
>a laser reflection with mirrors game.
Sounds like Dweep

>> No.292838

Parents got first computer back in 1998 and stuck it in my room for whatever reason (I was 9). I remember a disc that came with it that had some mech game on it. Might have been the whole game, iunno, I always sucked at it. Might have just been a demo. I think it was in a barren desert environment.

>> No.292879
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292879

>>292838
Mechwarrior 2?

>> No.292883

Right, I have very vague memories of this game, but I'll try to describe it. It has top-down view, and you drive around in vehicles like tanks and try to blow others up. It has multiplayer, but I think it's only for playing on the same screen, so no internet support. Vehicles were very brown. The maps had trees and buildings, but I don't remember if they could be destroyed. Maps were small, and there were no individual segments for each player, instead everyone shared the same view, which suggests that maps were very small. Vehicles left tracks. I believe you could get in and out and switch.I don't remember any airborne vehicles.

>> No.292905

>>292831
No. It was ugly as shit.

>> No.292908

I unfortunately don't have any pictures of this game... but I'll try describing it.

It was a first person wRPG.
I think you could have 6 members in your party.
You could chose to pic lizardmen like creatures in the character creation.
When you tried stealing stuff from the vendor she would tell you "You thief! Get out of here! Out!"

>> No.292920

A DOS puzzle game that was a bit like Chip's Challenge. You navigate mazes, fight monsters, push blocks... and the main character is a gundam.

I think it was called something-Land?

>> No.292950

>>292838
I think I remember that game. but I also forgot the name. it was part of some huge game collection for PC

>> No.292956

>>292879
That kinda looks like it, but I don't remember stuff looking so smooth. They were more grainy, and orange.

>> No.292982
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292982

>>291721
sound a bit like enigma on epic pinball

>> No.293000
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293000

it was a PS1 destruction racing game, and the only thing i remember is that everytime your car got completely destroyed, a sign like pic related popped at the center of the screen. (don't remember what was on the sign tho)

i also remember that some tracks were on dirt.

>> No.293018

okay, here's a pretty unknown educational game I had but maybe somebody knows it:

you are a robot, as generic and stereotype you'd imagine a robot with square body, worm-like arms and so forth , side scroller style, you are a robot who has to destroy blocks with your "math"-laser which means you see a block in your way with an equation on it and you shoot at the block after solving it with your in-game calculator or you just type the right answer and the block will disappear.

anybody knows this game?

>> No.293021

HELP ME

Some old 1990's PC game I played as a kid.

You go around to different rooms of a mansion in a sort of point and lick type deal.

I think I remember it being some kind of whodunit mystery type deal.

The other guests at the mansion party were illustrated and the artstyle was pretty colorful and cartoonish,

There were assorted minigames, one of which I distinctly remember as being a mechanical horse-racing machine but that might not be the best clue.

Please help it's killing me.

>> No.293040

>>293021 here, I think >>293018 is thinking of Math Blaster perhaps?

>> No.293043

A mech game, top view/isometric view, turn based, hexagonal movement tiles, very brown, fog of war. Only map I remember was almost empty, and you started with two separate mechs. Then you walked around for a few turns, until a big enemy mech appeared and destroyed you in a couple of shots. Then it hunted down your other mech and did the same.
Fuck, all that frustration. I didn't know any english back then either, so I had no idea what to do. I'd love to be able to crush that shitty mech, after all these years.

>> No.293051

1990s Sega Genesis game where you play a Ghost and have to scare a family.

>> No.293079

>>293040
no. but good guess though, I must say.
I remember the game being much more basic. as basic as it gets with lots of different-sized blocks, colors that were dominating were orange and fucking pink. there were no good animations or shaders. it must have been very old.

I'm open for more guesses although it was probably a complete shitgame

>> No.293113

>>293000
anyone?

>> No.293151

>>292956
>>292956
>>292956
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVa-RDdtybM

it was G-NOME, wasn't it? because I remember it.

>> No.293172

>>293043
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MissionForce:_CyberStorm


Missionforce: Cyberstorm?

>> No.293183

>>293051
Polterguy ?

>> No.293186
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293186

>>293151
This looks like it. The blockiness of the mechs is what convinces me that this has to be it.

Thanks.

>> No.293193
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293193

>>293151
that game must be the definition of grain.

>> No.293213

>>293186
yeah, I searched a bit around because I actually had it for PC

>> No.293297

it was this gory NES game where you shot people and collected coke

>> No.293368

>>293172
Yes! Fuck yeah, thanks! I tell you, that game was difficult when you didn't understand what the anything said.

>> No.293392

>>293368
I found it by chance googling "list of old mech games" and it somehow showed up. the hexagons gave it away. I don't know it though personally, but glad I could help.

>> No.293418

Was on a compilation disc for PC.
Platform game, mom says it looked like Mario, just everything was blueish (I was like 5 at that time).
Player character said "Well, well, well" or something that sounded like that (I think that was when dying).

>> No.293463

>>286607
Nobody has any idea?

>> No.293492
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293492

Alright. I've been posting my memories of this one on /v/ since 2007, still no one has gotten it.

It's a PC game. It was released before 98-99.

I remember playing it at a friends house. We played this unknown game and DOOM, if that helps.

It had an overworld/level selector similar to the map in Dragon Warrior III. Forests and castles kind of thing.

The actual gameplay I remember it to be sort of like a platformer, but not sidescrolling. Each level was one big block, it's possible you had to travel vertically, though.

What stands out the most in my memory, is a dynamite/TNT sprite. This was crucial in beating each level. Maybe you had to find the TNT and use it at a certain location, I can't remember.

I'd be very grateful if anyone could help me figure this one out. It's been haunting me for many, many years.

>> No.293517

I remember it was a first person shooter like wolfenstien, and it took place in a huge tower. You were trying to get to the top.

It was scifi and whatnot.

>> No.293605

this game was some sort of RTS game. lots of green areas, possible jungle. from the 90ies.
you could create some spawning gate from the floor and that thing spits out creatures you can control.

there was lots of shit about being a creator and what not. also I remember one creature resembled a scorpion but only had 4 legs or something and it was green and poisonous.

green or brown was everything. the publisher or developer was something like "red storm entertainment". I think that's what they were called.

>> No.293623

>>293605
shit, nevermind.

it was "dominant species (1998)". I found it.

>> No.293629

>>293000
no one?

i just hope those 4 hours in photoshop are worth it.

>> No.293645

>>293000
>PS1 destruction racing game
Destruction Derby is literally the only game I can think of that has such a description.

>> No.293668

>>288129
Anyone? I've been dying to know

>> No.293697

All right, I'll push you guys to the limit. DOS, or something equally old.

A side-scroller I've installed from a floppy. I think it was two or four floppies, yeah. I know there was a level in which you jumped on leaves and flowers (a garden or something ? You were miniaturized). I'm fairly certain there were boss fights.

On a side note, it might have been Polish, but I've no idea whether it's a native or international production. We used to call it Slater; and no, it's not Slaterman. In fact, I'm not even sure whether it was really called Slater or whether we took the name from that cheesy movie.

>> No.293729

>>280979

I played this, I think. Was it Blob Factory ?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3vZ35oere4

>> No.293768

>>292628
I'd like to figure this one out. It was most likely for DOS, but not necessarily. The graphics may have also been pre-rendered.

>> No.293796

>>274785
>>284817
Gahan Wilson's The Ultimate Haunted House

>> No.294074
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294074

>>293051
The game is called Haunting: starring Polterguy

>> No.294127

>>286721
Aw shit, I totally had this game on my Macintosh, have no idea what it's called though, help!

>> No.294201

Someone help me.
It was this PS1 game, you played as this cute little yellow tank who's also incredibly rude, and you blow up big, mech-like robots.

>> No.294234
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294234

>>294201
You're probably thinking of Tiny Tank.

>> No.294251

>>294234
yup, thanks based anon

>> No.294264

>>293000
Vigilante 8 or Interstate 76 or Destruction Derby or Carmageddon

>> No.294281
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294281

It was an adventure game for PC that played sort of like Eye of the Beholder. As in, first-person, static perspective, grid-based movement, puzzle solving and distributing inventory between party members that all behaved as one group.

The story opened on board a space station, where some computer got all SHODANy, named itself "the Overlord", and decided to destroy humanity by sending down genetically engineered aliens. The hallways you started in were very, very green. I think "Shadow" might have been in the title, though I'm not sure.

>> No.294543

>game involved dinosaurs
>you move your dinosaur one space at a time, in one direction
>"evil" dinosaurs move one space toward you each time, unless you've chosen a carnivore
>game was on pc
>played this game heavily throughout 96-98

what game?

>> No.294603

>>294543

The dinosaur version of Animal Quest

>> No.294737

Side-scrolling shooting game for the PC, dunno if it was DOS or Windows because I remember a demo of it coming on a disc that had a bunch of game demos. All of the levels were in space, and the demo took place inside Earth's solar system. I think the story was that the Earth was at war with some alien race, so the gameplay had you fight your way all the way to the alien home planet. It wasn't one of the well-known series like Gradius.

>> No.296134

>>293796
I hope that anon is still around...

>> No.296219

It was a platformer where you played as Dracula. You had to suck blood and stuff. Played it on the PC about 1990, but probably a couple of years older than that.

>> No.296398

>>276848
>Thread created to help people identify games
>Posting a game to identify is "shitposting"
Stay /v/, /vr/.

>> No.296457

>>281742
For the first, the term "rail shooter" may be useful in searching for it. By "seen from the back of the ship" do you mean that it was third-person?

For the second, this may or may not help: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Video_games_with_textual_graphics

>> No.296507

>>284328
I vaguely remember mountain climbing happening in the cutscenes of Number Munchers. When were you in elementary? Was it monochrome or color? DOS, Windows or something else?

>> No.296584

>>286720
Dogfight.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dogfight_%281980_video_game%29

>> No.296631

There's that one game from my childhood.
You were a kid in a land full of characters from various fairy tales. It was basically an adventure game for five years old kids, the goal was to find items scattered around the game world and to bring them back to whoever they belonged, and every time you brought one back you'd get a short musical number.
It wasn't a very good game, but I loved it as a kid.

>> No.296640

>>296631
Oh, and it was for the PC. Forgot about that.

>> No.296675
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296675

>>286721
>>294127
I know you say it "must have" been K-A, but have you looked at Pathways Into Darkness?

>> No.297434

>>292982
That's it!
Thanks anon.

>> No.297889

>>293000

Most likely Destruction Derby series. I only played 2 but it would have a giant checked flag come down.

>> No.298678
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298678

i played a game boy game as a kid the game was like Pokemon but with monsters and i think you had to start in a village and there was a tower that you went up to catch and fight different monsters

>> No.298679
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298679

>>293021
Kinda sounds like The Colonel's Bequest, but it's been ages since I played it and I don't remember if it had any mini games..

>> No.298769

It was a shitty shovelware game for the PC. You played as a realistic ant (as in, down on your knees) and it was a 3D third person platforming game. It was surprisingly fun for a shit game. That's pretty much all I remember.

>> No.298790
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298790

>>298678

>> No.298893
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298893

>>290230
Giana sisters?

>> No.299032
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299032

Some one in a previous thread was looking for this game."About a guy with a small cool ship saving people". Its call Solar Jetman.

>> No.299315

I'm looking for a point & click children's game that was back in the 90's sometime, that was possibly an MSDOS game. It was of first person perspective and only involved stationary settings (I think). It had a dark color palette to it, made of of mostly greens and purples. One thing that stand out prominently in my mind right now is everything you could print from it, and possibly a banana peel on the ground. There was also a picture frame on the wall you could click and solve a puzzle. I can try to give more information if anyone thinks they could know what this is.

>> No.299336

>>296631
Mixed-Up Mother Goose.

>> No.299386

>>298678
Azure Dreams.
It's mostly known for the Playstation version, but there was one for GBC..

>> No.299391

>>299315
Thanks doc.

>> No.299393

There was this GBC game I played years ago. It was a top-down space shooter, except that you could move freely in the level map and had certain objectives to fulfill like IIRC destroy X number of ships or destroy satellite, etc. It wasn't very long and the epilogue text said something like the MC getting married or something.

>> No.299406

>>293297
any help?

>> No.299452

>>299391
Uh I don't think that's it. I can't even find a game called thanks doc.

>> No.299471

>>299406
Was it side scrolling? Top down? What was the story? What did the player look like? etc.

>> No.299490

>>299471
Yeah, side scrolling.

>> No.301182

>>299386
thank you i have been looking for this for so long

>> No.303031

hercules game where the first boss was a giant wild boar?

>> No.303190
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303190

OK, how about this one...

I remember playing this one Game Boy game at a friend's house... it's no later than 1992 or 1993 or so, maybe 1994. It has this sort of knight-y theme, with the character about that side on the screen, with the platforms having that sort of 45 degree angle, and at the end of the level you reach a castle like so.

This is all I can remember visually, but I also remember the level music (at least I think I do)... but that won't help me. :(

>> No.303268
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303268

>>303190
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PL7MFtXr5mQ

I actually reverse-GIS'd my picture and found it. HAH!

>> No.303289

>>286721
Yeah, it's Pathways. In those days, there were no videogame ratings.

>> No.303891

I remember a game for DOS, where the entire foreground was black and the backgrounds had a bit of color.

It was a 2D sidescroller.

Don't remember much else.

>> No.304575
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304575

>>298893
Nope, it was a lot darker. Similar in tone to this pic.

>> No.304598

>>274781
I wish I had more info for this one, but here we go.

I played a game on PC (must have been Windows 98 era?) that game on a disc with lots of games in one. Not sure if it was a demo disc. I don't think it was.

Either way, the game played a but like metal slug, but slower and with some platforming. I remember it being quite hard too (though I was young, so maybe it was that). I think something like the third level had some toxic barrels in it or something and I seem to remember the game being called "Z", but no search has ever found anything related so I could be completely wrong.

I hope someone knows what I'm thinking of. It's been nagging me for years.

>> No.304612

>>304598
It sounds a bit like Duke Nukem 1/2.

>> No.304619

>>304612
No, it definitely wasn't that. It had better music and graphics.

>> No.304626

>>304612
oh yeah, and it was really linear. You just walk from the left to the right. Right is the end of the level.

>> No.304634

It was a 3-in-one Genesis/ Sega Mega Drive game.

>One of the games was an F1 racing game.
>I think one of the other 2 was a soccer game
>and another was columns.

>> No.304637

>>304626
>>304619
Could also be Bio Menace but if it has better graphics than Duke Nukem then I doubt it.

>> No.304658

>>304637
just checked, nope. In that you can climb up higher, that didn't happen in the game I'm thinking of. Just moving right and jumping around. Like metal slug but "cheaper".

>> No.304684

>>304658
Cyber Lip
Gunforce 2
Biomechanical Toy
Demon Front
Dolphin Blue
Commando Steel Disaster
Gunners Heaven
Gunstar Heroes
In The Hunt

Was a list of Metal Slug clones I could find

>> No.304734
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304734

When I was a kid, I played an Atari game where you control a space marine in a side scroll shooter. Graphics were amazingly good for the time, even though it was poorly colored. In the game you had to kill space snakes, aliens and other stuff.

Hope you can help me to find out what game it is.

>> No.304738

>>304634
I remember I had a similar one with Super Hang-On, Italia 90 and Columns on. That was called Mega Games 1. That ring any bells?

>> No.304774

>>304684
Nope, none of those either, sorry.

oh well... another 10+ years on my mind it is...

>> No.304871

>>304738
Thats the one!!! Cheers

>> No.304931

Ok, basically the game came with a metal tube you connected to the computer. The game was you were youre gay mother penis and you had to no. You put you're penis inside the tube and then play game. If you lost your penis was shredded to pieces by razors in the tube video games. If you won your video penis games was shredded by video the razors in the tube games. Really retro feel to it, then you sex of died.

A game.

>> No.305112

Yes

>> No.305126
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305126

If you guys can tell me this, it'll cure an itch I've had for years. Back in the late 90's (between 95-99) a friend of mine gave me a demo disc with a bunch of PC games. One of them was a bird's eye view post-apocalyptic shooter. It wasn't the Fallout series but every single search I've done has only yielded Fallout.

>It looked like an isometric Duke Nukem and featured some simple platforming.

>One of the weapons was a laser rifle that could blow enemies up.

>The demo featured a ruined city with a theater that was reminiscent of Duke and a subway to get between levels.

>There was some comic book associated with the release of the game but it wasn't a famous franchise, I doubt it did well.

That's about what I can remember of it and like I said, searches always come back with hits on the Fallout series.

>> No.305174
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305174

>>293186

Could also have been Shattered Steel. It was Mechwarrior meets Starship Troopers and had nukes that would deform the terrain.

>> No.305505

>>305126
take no prisioners?

>> No.305687

SNES or Genesis SF2 clone, with grimdark barbarians, not golden axe

>> No.305878

>>305126
Expendable ?

>> No.305901

You could play a man or a woman, and there were multiple colors to choose from. Your main enemies were hooded monks. You killed them by making blocks below them vanish, and they would hang on for dear life. You finished them off by resummoning the block, which crushed them.

I played a demo years ago but I completely forgot the name.

>> No.305997
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>>305505

Take no Prisoners, that's it!

Thanks, I need to go find and play it.

>> No.306204

I actually played this one on an emulator several years ago, I just can't remember the name.

It was a SNES game were you had to look after a robot/puppet that I believe was influenced by Pinocchio. I don't remember it having a combat system, but it might have had. It played a bit like an old Tamagotchi, where you could give him things to increase his stats and keep him happy.

>> No.306276

>>306204
wonder project j

>> No.306402

>>306276

Much appreciated, friend.

>> No.306548

>>286720

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GScHWfLD-K8

Probably Wings of Fury

>> No.306689
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306689

>>293297
>>299490
>>299406

NARC

>> No.306738
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306738

>>304598
Abuse?

>> No.307396

>>306548

This really looks like it. Thanks.

>> No.307709

Holy crap, I need youer help!!
I'm getiing moer and more drunk and want to play a game on the NES for nostalgia's sake, but I cannot for the life of me remember what it was Called!
It took place in the wilid, wild west
You play as a gunman that's hunting bounties
The gunman walked by himself, all you needed to do was aim and shoot and walk left/right.
You could also find a horse which would grant you one more health, and you could duck as well to dodge bullets.

Help me FAST!!!

>> No.307947

>>306689
OMG I've been wondering what that game was called for years remember playing it as a wee little child

>> No.308043

>>307709
Wait, wait, don't sweat it. I found the game. It's "gun smoke".
Only managed to find it because my brother just called me and I asked him. turns out he remembered what it was called.

>> No.308072

I think it was on a sega system probably sega saturn, and I think it was a 3D platformer and there was a halloween level or the whole game was halloween themed and someone was wearing a pumpkin head i think you were in a mansion and you were jumping on black squares.

>> No.308135
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308135

>>304931

>> No.308164

I remember this game, NES i think, you were a pumber, and you had to steal these flags from fortresses. I wanna say it was "Capture the flag" or something..

>> No.308552

>>307709
>>308043
One of my all time favorite NES games i leave my console hooked up just so i can play it like i did when i was a little kid.

>> No.308953

Alright, Sega Genesis. It's a sidescroller with a female warrior with a sword and a Wizard male guy who shoots magic missiles out. it is NOT Goldenaxe. I remember the game being hard as fuck.

>> No.308973

>>306689
holy shit, thanks man

>> No.308987

>>294281

Nobody in any of these threads has even vaguely remembered this game. I'm beginning to doubt it exists. I remember playing it on one of those 100-game demo disks released by Global Star or something. It was a Windows 95 game.

Help.

>> No.308997
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308997

>>304575
>>290230

Is it Hard 'N Heavy?

>> No.309023

>>308953

I don't think it was any DnD type gmae either.

>> No.309049

it was a mech fighting sim game on the N64

>> No.309117

>>284053
This sounds like Cabal also in the NES

>> No.309124

>>286259
Nox?

>> No.309140
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309140

>>308953

Valis, maybe?

>> No.309164

>>292838
Shattered Steel or AMOK?
there were a few mech games at that time

>> No.309170

I'm sure this one will be easy, but I can't remember the title:

NES
you play as a little 2 legged hippopotamus-like critter that shot or kicked little white balls at your enemy and you jump over obstacles and go up lifts to different levels. I remember one level being a tower that you would actually walk around, of course it was linear 2D but the effect of walking around the tower made it look 3D.

>> No.309184

>>309140

No dice

>> No.309198
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309198

>>308997
Thanks but nope, main character did look a lot like the classic Mario sprite, see the crude edit I made here of the SMB one. Also, if memory serves, there were little to no GUI elements.

>> No.309225
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309225

>>309198
Great Giana Sisters?

>> No.309246

Oh god for a second I thought this didn't exist in this board.

I have two requests:

There's this racing game. Gameplay was extremely similar to Death Rally (top-down racing game), but for some reason I feel that's not the game I'm looking for. All I remember, other than this, is that there's a green-ish stage in an outer planet and that in this stage going through certain terrains would cause dust to be thrown behind the car.

There's also a fps where you control a mecha. For the first few stages I remember there are lots of yellow and black diagonal stripes. Pretty sure it's not Mechwarrior.

>> No.309261

>>290230
Milon's Secret Castle?

>> No.309262

>>309246
My guesses are Mega Race and Armored Core but I'm really not sure about either.

>> No.309270

>>309262
It's neither. Also I forgot to mention, both games are for PC.

>> No.309339

Ok im thinking of a game, thought it was Sopwith so it might be similar. you flew a plane and it was post apocalyptic. at least some of the levels were split-screen, one showing a top-down view, one showing side.

you had to align your plane with lanes on the road and then dip down to shoot motorcycles and buggys and shit

>> No.309374

>>309225
Nope, already suggested (>>298893).

>>309261
Nope, played that on the NES.

I do remember it was a computer, so either C64 or Amiga would be the most probable system. Looking back on the details, it's most likely a very obscure bootleg or "hobbyist" type of game, so I doubt I'll ever come across it.

>> No.309376
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Alright mightaswell try right?

2D sidescrolling game featuring some sort of anthropomorphic animal (maybe a chipmunk, squirrel, dog?)

Sprite art, game was made no later than 2003 but most likely after 1996 considering the graphics I remember.

Also I believe a lot of the level settings were futuristic in style.

>> No.309393

>>309376
Do you remember anything else about the main character? Color or outfit or weapon? My first thought was Bubsy but then you said futuristic setting so maybe Bucky O'Hare.

>> No.309403

>>309393
Maybe jack jazz rabbit 2?

>> No.309449

>>309393
damn, it did look a lot like bubsy...let's see. my character might have had a gun, and i remember i played it on the PC in like 2002. could be simply a DOS game.

this is going out on a limb, but i think my character also wore some kind of armor..thats really all i can remember. but hey, thanks for that help anyway, its pretty cool of you guys to help in a thread like this

>> No.309516

NES platformer as a snail. weirdest thing is that I remember seeing it as a microgame in Warrioware, as well.

>> No.309529

>>309449
Sounds a lot like Earthworm Jim but I don't think you could describe him as "obscure".

>> No.309532

>>309516
Which Warioware game?

>> No.309641

>>309376

It might be Aero the Acrobat, Zero the Kamikaze Squirrel or Mr Nutz.

>> No.309768

>>309246
G-nome ?

>> No.309781

>Search for old pc game
>see weird ass game that could be asked here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MS_Uwm2IJW4
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IrTz2SpsIXA

>> No.309787

>>309246

Could the second one be Shogo: Mobile Armor Division?

>> No.309815

>>309449
MDK?

>> No.309841

>>309246
Maybe EarthSiege or StarSiege?

>> No.309885

>>309768
The name "merc" is actually ringing a bell, but I cannot remember if that was the GUI. However, I remember there was this one level where you were inside a high tech building, apparently in the middle of the desert.

>>309787
>>309841
None of these. I don't remember the game was so focused in open field battles.

>> No.309901

>>309885
Gnome was a lot in desert.

>> No.309921

>>309901
Yes, but I cannot find a video about being inside of that high tech building I'm telling you...

>> No.309980

>>309885
heavy gear 1 or 2?
Slave zero?

>> No.310002
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310002

Just remembered one game for a previous thread:
God of thunder
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mIQXI5ns6iU

>> No.310046

>>309980
Neither, besides it's for PC.

>> No.310128

>>309885
it's like Mechwarrior 2 and has merc in the title?
could it be Mechwarrior 2: Mercenaries?

>> No.310412

>>310128
>>309901
>>309787
>>309841
>>309768
>>309262
It's none of these, not even G-nome. The name is Gunmetal, released on 1998. It was not a mech, but a hover tank. Here's a video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rid1vfvGokk

Now I have to find the other game...

>> No.310438

>>310046
...those 3 were on pc

>> No.311559

It was an old survival horror game for the DOS, I believe. I remember you had to chase your evil twin brother throughout time, to areas like Victorian Europe where they thought you were Jack the Ripper, to Egypt and whatnot. I remember Bleezlebub was a big part of the plot, and I think a museum was involved too. The game had very bloody sprites.

>> No.311772

>>311559
Waxworks?

>> No.312032

>>286495

No one knows? I figure it's pretty obscure because I have never seen or heard of it since I played it as a kid. The demo came on a CD from The Software of the Month club subscription, if that helps any.

>> No.312054

>>304871
>Check thread hours after posting reply, see this.

You're welcome anon!

>> No.312085

>>309246
No one knows about the first game, the racing one?

>> No.312124

>>296457
You're correct this will help me get a better shearch, thanks a lot!

>> No.312212
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312212

>>287291
Oupost?

>> No.312443

>>293796
ahhhh thats not it. The monsters are having some sort of fancy party. Or something. thanks for trying though!

>> No.313135

Help guys. Rented this game when I was a kid and want to find it again. This is all I remember.

>nes game
>control single hero
>monsters spun around the room
>panels on the floors I think
>have to clear castles or something like that

>> No.313656

>>274785
I found it out. if anyone cares it was reading blaster vocabulary

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOL9PtSnmRo

>> No.313680

>>309376
>>309449
Could be JJ Squawkers

>> No.313758

Computer game, medieval setting. It was a puzzle game and there was a level editor that went along with it. All I remember is the level editor was the best part and you could make some pretty crazy settings with it. I know it came in a HUGE case, and I played it all the time at the library in the late 90's.

>> No.313768

>>313758
Oh, and the game was done with a first person point of view, the whole thing was done in 3D

>> No.314751

>>313135
Also, the monsters kinda... danced if I remember. I think there was a north, west, south, and east castle? Not sure. This is killing me.

>> No.316261

PC game, looked and played a lot like raptor. fairly straight forward shmup, you got to play in top down perspective and had a selection of fighter jets. I do remember you had to shoot down trucks and tanks on the ground as well as flying enemies at some point. fairly sure it was newer as I remember it being 2.5D ish.

>> No.316759

Point and click game from the Aladdin/Pink Panther games era, similar cartoony graphics to those. Medieval setting, I think you played as the son of the king or something and discovered some kind of conspiracy involving a ritual or some dark knights or some shit. It had cartoon video sequences interspersed with the levels.
Each screen usually had a few hidden gags or pointless things to click on, and there was also a separate level thing where you could drag and drop characters and items from the game and they would interact.

Oh and the main kid had really low ears. Like they were practically in line with his fucking mouth, it looked weird.

>> No.318040

There is a game that I am trying to find, but I can't remember the name of it for the life of me.
All I can remember was that it was probably on PS1, it was an RPG and that you played a knight that was a cat, or at least you played an knight and there were anthropomorphic animals in the game. Also, it was in 3D, I remember that, too. Sorry there isn't much to go on, but this has been bugging me on and off for years.

>> No.318225

You were a huge fighting monster, like Godzilla or King Kong I think... IIRC it was multiplayer, and it was just a fighting game. I think you could fight with large buildings and things of that nature.

>> No.318232

>>318225
rampage?

>> No.318254

>>318225
Primal Rage?

>> No.318282
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318282

>>316261
Demon Star?

>> No.318287
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318287

>>318040
Kingsley's Adventure is the only thing that comes to mind.

>> No.318509

>>294543
Sounds like a version of Robots (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robots_%28BSD_game%29), but the page doesn't mention a version with dinosaurs. Do you remember how you got it (e.g. bought in a store, downloaded freeware/shareware, copied by a friend or it was on the PC when you first used it)?

>> No.318540

>>298769
Bugdom or Bugdom 2 by Pangea Software?
http://www.pangeasoft.net/bug/

>> No.318603
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318603

>>299315
Either Spelunx or The Manhole, by Cyan.
store.steampowered.com/app/63640/
http://www.gog.com/gamecard/the_manhole_masterpiece_edition

>> No.318640

Please help me out with an old game I am looking for since 2007 (Months after I have thrown away the demo disk form a magazine of it because i've never used them)

>Turn based game (most likely) - it had hexagon fields like in Battle Isle and similar turn-based mechanics. But it played differently.
>If you are familiar with Battle Isle titles (Grass, street titles, etc.), these things were included inside this games mechanics aswell.
>You had to battle other Kingdoms, it was a mix between Battle Isle and Lords of the Realm 1/2.
>This game played within the Medieval times
>The game was greenish and grayish (Castles were gray) and it was released in mid-late 1995 or maybe 1996 so it was kinda around during the times were games like Baldies or (not really strictly from that time) ES2 were popular stuff.
>It was just this strategy game, no first person stuff included.
>Catapults were kinda significant in that game.
>Standard Playercolour was red.
>I remember that this game was called "Crusaders" or something like that but I haven't found anything about it.

Things I don't quite remember and are probably uncertain:
>There had this seasonal transition in effect, every turn was like a season or so.
>I also remember that the pictures of the figures were real people costumeplaying as Knights and Soldiers, Kinda like in Castles 2.

>> No.318659

>>318287
Shit yes that was it thank you so much.

>> No.318661

>>309376
>>309449
Seconding >>309393; there's a chance it might be Jazz Jackrabbit 2.

>> No.318671

>>309781
But...both videos already give the games' titles?

>> No.318675

>>318640
Sorry everyone, I had this sudden certain insight after clicking on the "Submit" button that I remember that this game was called "Crusade" and found it in an instant.

Thanks anyway, without writing it all down I most likely never remembered it.

>> No.318696

>>318225
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Godzilla:_Destroy_All_Monsters_Melee ?

>> No.318963

>>318225
King of the Monsters?

>> No.320402

>For the PS1
>similar as fuck to Incoming for the Dreamcast
>On Mars
>1st person-ish
>In a tank

>> No.320429

Posted this question in an old thread, but I don't think it ever got answered:

I don't know if this qualifies as retro, because I literally don't remember how old or what system this game was for. All I remember is that it had this Ring-Based battle system like Shadow Hearts, and one dude kept picking up stuff like stop signs and cacti to put on this sword hilt he had.

>> No.320461

Psx game
street racing
cops would come after you

It might be need for speed, but I can't recognize any that I tried so far.

I'm basically looking for anything that falls into that category that isn't need for speed.

>> No.320498

>>320461
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Driver_%28video_game%29

This?

>> No.320524

SNES game
It was a fighting game
One of the characters looked Islamic and I remember the life bars being big and kinda red

>> No.320534

>>316759
I'm probably too late, but that's probably The Prince and the Coward.

>> No.320535

Old POINT and click game, pc is a prince or possibly a bard. very colorful scenery Windows 3.1-95 era

>> No.320570

>>320498
No, I don't think it had a storyline.

It was pretty much just street racing.

>> No.320749

NES game I bought years ago and sold, involved a mole, IIRC, digging in the dirt collecting crystals(?) and dodging falling rocks.
I don't recall many enemies or anything, wasn't a Dig Dug type game. Had more realistic graphics than that for sure.

>> No.320776

>>320535
Bard's Tale? One of Sierra's King's Quest or Hero's Quest/Quest for Glory games?

>> No.320880
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320880

There is this one fucking game.

Point 'n' click, kids game. You started out in a graveyard, and you rescued some "birds" from a cage i think.

It was very cartoonish.

>> No.320950

Alright, need some help here /vr/

>16-bit game, think it was for the SNES
>Remembering that you start out as a fish of some sort
>Remembering that at one point I was eel

>> No.320967

>>320534
I'm still monitoring but nope that's not it. Looks kind of similar though....thanks anyway.

>> No.320983

>>320950
E.V.O.: Search for Eden ?

>> No.321010

Just posted this in a shoot em up thread but this might be a better thread:

I've been trying to remember a shoot em up from the NES. I thought it was Gradius but I remember a guy in a red spacesuit/armor on the front and I thought you played as him although I might be confused and it was actually a cover to a different game. Any help would be appreciated

>> No.321034

Hi, this might be a bit vague but here it goes.

> Fairly certain it was on the Dreamcast
> Start off as bald man, with no armor or weapons in a dark room
> Fight monsters and skeletons etc. in game, get their armour
> Health bar is along the top of the screen

If anyone could help with this, even though i am a tad vague with the description (cant remember too much apart from that sorry ), I would be very thankful.

>> No.321046

>>321034
>even though i am a tad vague with the descriptio
indeed.

>> No.321068

The game I'm thinking of was an early-to-mid 90's puzzle game from a Mac computer.

You played as a sort of round character that needed to hit buttons and switches to navigate to the end of levels. There were obstacles like electricity and such.

I think the title was roughly OXCD or something.

>> No.321120

>>321010

Nevermind answered in the other thread, I'm pretty sure it was Section Z

>> No.321181

Alright, let's see if I can find someone who knows the game. I've been looking for it since I was a wee child.

I remember playing it on an arcade sometime in early 90's. It was a 2D sidescroller/fighting game, I'm not sure, and you could pick up characters that transformed into werebeasts. I remember I picked up a huge guy who could turn into a werebear. Almost certain it was multiplayer. The only things I managed to figure out about this game were that it is not Bloody Roar, nor Altered Beast. Anyone can help on this one?

>> No.321220
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>>293623

Did someone say Nevermind?

>> No.321227

>>289467
no one?

>> No.322141
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>>321120
or abadox

>> No.326012
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326012

This one has been giving me a lot of annoyance, I really want to find this game.
It was a mystery sort of game, it had point and click elements to it.
It was for DOS.
Pic related, it was a scene where there was a face in a canoe that appeared when you hovered over it.

>> No.326025

Does anyone remember a platformer about a fox with a sword or something? i think it was for SNES

>> No.326458

It was an old racing game on the ps1
sorta in the style of mario kart etc. in that the characters all had their own personal veichle to suit them and they were sat ontop of them with their top half exposed

it had a game mode where you were all in an arena and could destroy boards surrounding the edges of the arena so you could then knock your opponents off out of the arena to be the last one standing and win

i dont remember much more, but there was definitely a character in the guise of an old pilot and his level was an airfield with a windsock in it somehwere in the background

i really liked it but then my aunts puppy chewed it to buggery and the disc became unplayable

>> No.328231

Pretty sure the second one you mentioned is either ZZT or Kroz, most likely the latter.

>> No.328257

>>305901
Nvm, found it. Lode Runner 2

>> No.328291

>>321181
Metamorphic Force. :D

>> No.328458

I need help finding a game I use to play when I was a kid. So the game is from the 90's and it was on windows. An educational game. I don't remember much but one activity was where a mouse instructed you to do things in order to fill a water gauge via putting together a pipe system. You could travel to Greece. There was also some kind of math game that took place greece

>> No.328467

>>320524
I think that could be Power Moves.

>> No.328521

>>275775
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elevator_Action

>> No.329079

>>328291

Jesus, this is the one. Thanks, man!

>> No.329216

A demo version of this weird XMAS FPS;

>Your main weapon is a sniper rifle
>There are deers, bears & finally laughing midget elves, which you're supposed to kill

Been looking it for years ;_;

>> No.331530

>>308953

Blades of Vengeance?

>> No.331551

>>331436
Nope, a genuine game, not really much going on except shooting those chuckling elf bastards.

>> No.331859

>>329216
I remember seeing a weird Xmas FPS in a YouTube video about "the history of the FPS". It was short gameplay clips from various shooters in chronological order. It might have been a series of videos, and the Xmas one might have been from 2001. Unfortunately that's all I can remember offhand.

>> No.332264

I have one, it's a PSX game, I think from one of the old OPSM demos (so either a demo or a Net Yaroze homebrew). You play in a military walker, and have control of a base. You have an enemy who owns an opposing base, also in a walker. There are neutral turrets across the map for you to control (or your enemy). I -think- the goal was to conquer the enemy base. It wasn't an RTS of any sort; it was literally just you and the enemy walker on the map with the neutral turrets, and the base was literally just a marked piece of ground.

>> No.332292

I've got one.

It was on the SNES and I remember the overworld looking like a typical JRPG map but in battle it turned into a side scrolling brawler (I think). It was two-player as well and the player characters wore red and blue.

>> No.332516

>>331859
The only one which has came close so far is Carnivores series... Must DL them as well, but I'll keep on looking, thanks much!

>> No.332571

It was an old shareware game i think with a grid map of an island or something with some forts scattered around it. At the forts you could make things like infantry, cavalry and cannons and so forth and you had to wipe out the enemy. It was kind of like advance wars in a way but I had it on old ass windows in like 1991-92. Ring any bells?

>> No.332758

>>332516
SO VERY CLOSE BUT NO! ARRRRRGH!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=GR7seFuQs8E#t=63s

>> No.332774

It's for the N64
The cover has something to do with space
I think it has something about baseball in the name.

>> No.332935

>>332774
Space Baseball.

>> No.333324

>>332758
There seems to be more than one: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWLi4X9ills&feature=youtube_gdata_player

>> No.333398
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Some old dos/windows game that was a mission-based space shooter. You looked down on your ship like you would in a game like Raiden or Galaga, but you had free movement and could take your ship just about anywhere on the map. You left your space station and were given missions and objectives to complete, then returned.

>> No.333425

Either PC or Snes, but I'm pretty sure it was PC, it had blue floor and grey walls and it was some sort of maze that you explored from a first person perspective, you eventually found some kind of monster/minotaur

>> No.333454

>>333324
Checked every single episode from vol 1 to vol 20, still not there... BUT, Carnivores seem like a lovely alternative :D

>> No.333467

I saw these guys playing this Golden Axe-esque weapon-based arcade beat 'm up at this retro gaming meet once.

It was two player, one male and one female and there was this level where you rode flying dinosaurs. Anyone have any idea what game this is?

>> No.333472

A barbie game where you had to follow clues to find a robber or something, it was pint and click, oh what a guilty pleasure

>> No.333501
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>>332292
Super Ninja Boy.

>> No.333579

>>333398
Starscape ?

>> No.333831

>>333579

Looks like a similar kind of game but the one I'm thinking of has more primitive visuals.

>> No.336491

>>333454
>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWLi4X9ills
You looked at the covers in the "Rapid History of First Person Shooters" video I linked? (Not that it's not probably just the same games.)

>> No.339574
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339574

i played this game as a kid it was on school computers. it was a guy on a snowy mountain in a purple coat and hat and he threw snowballs and when he ran out he had to find piles of snowballs to reload them

any help will be greatly appreciated

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>>339574
Oh my god, is that Andrew Bird?

>> No.340292
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340292

>>339574
I believe you're talking about Super Solvers' "Treasure MathStorm!"? It was a hell of a lot of fun.

Maybe someone can help me. This was roughly DOS-era, and all I remember is the intro cutscene, though I think the gameplay might've been a vertically scrolling shmup. The intro was somewhat anime-styled, and consisted of a tough (blonde?) woman, possibly enrolled in some kind of Gundam-esque military, watching her home city be completely annihilated in a dome-shaped explosion. She witnesses this from a distant cliffside, tightly closes her eyes in a grimace of hatred and sadness, and then tearfully swears revenge, which starts the game. PRETTY sure that was what happened.

I think the last time I saw this cutscene I was five, so it was about fifteen years ago...any help would be awesome.

>> No.340334

>>284284

Battlezone

>> No.340425

2d mario style runner with countless levels
for the pc and used sharp MS colors
you play as a blonde fat kid

>> No.340751

I remember this game on the PC, DOS age, it was a first person game, and you were on some space ship, I seem to recall that the walls were white. Anyways you explored around the ship, and you could find the place where the suits and weapons were, but you couldn't go out after you equipped them, so you had to put it back and talk to some people to find the way to advance the plot, and then you could go suit up for real this time... and I seem to recall one scene where the pure white walls of the ship were stained red in a crewmates blood. Probably not the best description, but keep in mind this is like 15 years ago.

>> No.341220

>Game Boy
>Black background, Red (I think) text on the cover
>Adventure style game
>One scene with a dragon and a bunch of items
>You need to pick the shield first to save yourself from the Dragon's breath to collect everything else

>> No.341349

>>340292
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J7XOnwR9uec
Vid Related?

>> No.342479
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>>340751
Long shot, but was it Marathon Red?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3wu6PE8FVyM
http://source.bungie.org/scenarios.php

>> No.342504

>>340425
What are "sharp MS colors"?

>> No.344048

>>341220
Sounds like Shadowgate.

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/vr/, i played a game when i were child. There were trains there and you had to build railways for them. Not railway tycoon. I think i've managed to find a screenshot(picrelated) of it in a gif with tons of old-game screens. Does anybody know this game?

>> No.344302

>>344283
Reverse image search says that's Shortline Railroad.

>> No.344303

>>344283
Shortline Railread
took me 3 seconds to reverse search that image

>> No.345354

>>344048

That's the one.

>> No.349701

shamless helpful bump

>> No.349732

>>349701
thank you for not posting a sham

i hate being hoodwinked

>> No.349831
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349831

the game is for psone, it's a sidescroller and you play as a kid I think.

another one:

also psone, it's an rpg of some sort and you play with monsters. I remember a nice forest scenery but that's all.


HEEEEELP

>> No.349876

>>349831

okay I found the first one it's tombi, but the other one is very difficult to find, also it was full 3D I fucking loved it.

>> No.350012

>>344302
>>344303
tnx, i've tried only images.good_empire.com and it took me nowhere.

>> No.350427

>>287160
clock tower?

>>320461
Test Drive series?

>>321227
dancing plate?

>>326025
sparkster aka rocket knight?

>>326458
CTR? crash bash?

>> No.350597

looking for a sci-fi racing game from early or mid 90s.. might have been for DOS even.

futuristic city backgrounds and tracks, wheeled cars, unlockable stuff, i think tracks had powerups.

>> No.350608

>Win 3.11
>Scifi
>Tactical
>Topdown
>Not just ground vehicles but also planes(?)
I looked through battle isle screenshots but still unsure if it is it.

>> No.350684

>>350597
I was thinking POD until you said the cars had wheels. I don't think POD utilized wheels much at all.

>> No.350698

Looking for a game I played when I was young being babysat by some lady.

It was 4th generation console I'm pretty sure. I think it was a SNES, but it might have been a Genesis.

Anyway, the game was a 2d sidescroller, with different themed levels I believe. What I think was the first phase or level I remember being very snowy, an ice level.

For some reason I'm thinking hockey, but maybe it's unrelated.
I'm not sure if there was combat or not, it might have just been avoidance.


Not much to go on but any tries are appreciated.

>> No.351324

Years ago, mid to late 90's, I got a bunch of CDs all marked a Genre and having tons of shareware of each of them, they were made produced by the Aztech Media Corporation, and it had a ton of games on each, some which struck me as strange and really fucking impossible to come across normally as they would have been scouring BBSs for some of this shit.

I've lost one of those discs over the years, and with it several games which I've partly forgotten the names of.
One in particular is a game that caught my attention, it was some sort of small episodic RPG/Adventure game about a cat named Kiki, where there was a general color shade to everything, like the world was pink, everything was in a multi window setup - Actual game world stuff to the left, windows with stats and inventory on the right -like how a bunch of non-DOS games handled it at the time, 2D, and for some reason I can't help but think the game was translated from another language, the first episode the shareware featured was extremely short, could be finished in 15 minutes or less and I believe it ends or maybe begins with an animation of kiki in an hot air balloon.

>> No.351367

Oh fuck, there's been one game that I've forgotten the name of since almost the moment I saw it.

It was on Apple computers, stuff that actually had point and click interface, none of that Apple II stuff. But it was some weird game where you had a sort of stage and you could place characters and set up plays or something like that. I wanted to say it had a name that began with an X or was straight up called XAK, but the only Xak i've come across is an old JRPG series.

>> No.351412

>>286578
A shot in the dark because I don't think you killed rats for a chef, but Revenant by Eidos.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wbV8Q4FJSo0

>> No.351701

I remember some game on the PC or DOS, where I think you played as a firefighter? I just remember having some firefighting tools including an axe to cut through stuff with.

This thing was top-down and had simple 2D tile graphics.

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My buddy had this game during the 90s on his computer (must have been a Mac, as his dad worked for Apple and got free ones).

It was a top-down shooter that took place in a shopping mall or a toy shop or something. You had guns. fire etc (think like a top-down version of Metal Slug), and you had to kill toys, like pink rabbits and stuff.

You character also said stuff every time he got a new weapon.

Anyone have any idea what game I mean? Can't remember the name

Pic unrelated

>> No.352041

>>352025

You don't mean 'Power Pete' do you?

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352042

Was someone searching this game?

Bomberman clone, characters from Ultima and you hear the thriller laugh when player dies.

www.jonneweb.net/pelit/file/168/bomber-brothers/
"Lataa" is download.
Works in Dosbox. If no sounds, go to bbsetup, select Sound Blaster 16 and everything else to Autodetect.

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>>352041
That's the one!

That was a fun fucking game

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>>349831
Was the 2nd one Jade Cocoon?

>> No.352097

>>326458

Speed Freaks?

>> No.352118

I was about 5 or 6 at the time and so I imagine it was a DOS game. It was a platformer where you played as an architect/explorer and you had to find keys for doors. There may well have been a pickaxe for destroying rocks and some sort of gem collection.

>> No.352151
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Some old adventure (I think) game for the PC where you play as some surfer with green hair who wakes up on a spooky island and there are skulls in the sand that you have to do something with.

I think it had the word "Doom" in the title. So like, Lagoon of Doom, but that doesn't give me any results.

I'm afraid I may be the only one who played this game.

>> No.352389

Bump

>> No.352394

>>352118
Spelunker? Lode Runner?

>> No.352714

>>352151
Aside from the green hair, it might of been entomorph, which was about crashing onto some island that has a curse that turns people into giant crazed bugs and over the course of the game you are totally mantising it up.

>> No.352761

>>318603
Hey so the game my friend was looking for was actually developed by Broderbund and she remembered this after she saw that Manhole game was partly published by Broderbund. The game was James Explores Math. Seems to be a pretty hard game to find too. Thanks though anon.

>> No.352769

>>352714
Yeah, that's not it, but thanks anyway.

>> No.352809

Ok /vr/, i hope you can help me.

The game I'm talking about was a GB game (I'm pretty sure about it, but maybe is a GBC game :/)

Anyway, it was a game based on the Tweety character and you played as Sylvester and the only moment I remeber about the game was that in a certain moment you need to jump over a wall jumping on a pillow. Oh, and it had an isometrical view

(Sorry for bad english, not a native english speaker)

>> No.352915

>>352809
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ZsT1WfUvr0

That?

>> No.352996

>>352915

It is! Thanks you anon! :D

>> No.354324

Ok, I need some help since even looking through listings of turbografx stuff I can't pick it out.

There was some japanese only PCengine game where you play a caveman who wanders into something like a wild western town, and you just mash people with your club and rape women, I totally forgot the name though.

>> No.354335

>>341349
'Fraid not. Thanks, though. Anybody else have ideas?

>> No.354436

>>352394
Neither of those. Similar though. I remember it having more colour and more detailed backgrounds so it may well have been a bit younger than those.

>> No.355527

I have vague memories of a humorous sci-fi point-and-click adventure game that wasn't a Space Quest game. The main thing I remember is that you started out in a crashed space ship under water. And that one of the jokes was about not touching the hamster in the engine room because it was providing vital power.

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warosumon a slovbeok

>> No.355527,3 [INTERNAL] 

The sphere game people were trying to remember is called "Colony". I came across this post trying to find the name of the game with green orbs vs scorpions and you try and take over the map on a tile based movement map. Woo-hoo can't believe the name randomly popped into my head

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