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Games I Don't Remember

Post by Ice Cream Jonsey » Mon Jul 17, 2017 12:55 pm

Icewind Dale 2. I was seriously surprised to read that there was a sequel. I played the first one. Meditated on it. Couldn't get enough of it. I ... must own the sequel, right? There's 500 CDs downstairs, so I will check and put an end to this, but I could not say anything about it.

Denizens, what games existed that you played that you don't remember?
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Post by RetroRomp » Tue Jul 18, 2017 1:24 pm

Galaxian - I wrote an entire end of term paper on it and even scored free shots from getting a high score, but I can't remember anything about the actual game itself.

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Post by Flack » Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:52 pm

Games I Don't Remember
Sadly, I'd put almost every text adventure I played in the 1980s in this category. Infocom, Mindscape... I know I played them all back in the day, or at least tried do, but I can't seem to remember a single detail from any of them.
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Post by AArdvark » Tue Jul 18, 2017 5:10 pm

Donkey Kong Country 2 and 3. They blur together. I remember buying a cheat code book at Blockbuster. I had more fun with the games after I put on god mode but certainly don't remember beating the end bosses or anything before that.


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Post by RealNC » Tue Jul 18, 2017 6:42 pm

Isn't this more like "game I didn't know existed?"

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Post by Flack » Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:14 pm

RealNC wrote:Isn't this more like "game I didn't know existed?"
Ice Cream Jonsey wrote:Denizens, what games existed that you played that you don't remember?
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Post by ICJ Dying Inside » Wed Jul 19, 2017 1:08 am

What? no menory of underground reervoir or small shed in a field? Zork started this windmill tilt of a hobby

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Post by pinback » Wed Jul 19, 2017 3:20 am

?!!?!?
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Post by Billy Mays » Wed Jul 19, 2017 5:20 am

RealNC wrote:Isn't this more like "game I didn't know existed?"
I feel that this is the correct interpretation of the topic until Robb is able to get back to us with confirmation that he has played Icewind Dale 2.

I didn't know that TES:Redguard existed until recently. I played the heck out of every game in the franchise since Daggerfall launched, I played a good bit of Arena, and I knew about Battlespire, but I didn't realize that Redguard was a game.

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Post by Jizaboz » Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:41 am

Dark Savior for Sega Saturn.

I rented it and I THINK nearly beat it right after wisdom tooth removal surgery. Lots of meprozine (heavy duty painkiller) involved.

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Post by Flack » Wed Jul 19, 2017 10:58 am

ICJ Dying Inside wrote:What? no menory of underground reervoir or small shed in a field? Zork started this windmill tilt of a hobby
I mean... I vaguely remember Zork and a few of the others... but when I look down the complete list of Infocom games, one part of my says I must have tried them all while another part can't even remember the basic plot.
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Post by RetroRomper » Wed Jul 19, 2017 3:54 pm

Jizaboz wrote:Dark Savior for Sega Saturn.

I rented it and I THINK nearly beat it right after wisdom tooth removal surgery. Lots of meprozine (heavy duty painkiller) involved.
To be fair, I only remember Dark Savior because if you stuck the CD in a music player, it'd read off fables from the game to you.
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Post by Infocom » Wed Jul 19, 2017 3:54 pm

Flack wrote:can't even remember the basic plot.
there was no plot, just take out your paper and pen and draw the map so you can finish it already.

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Post by bruce » Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:56 pm

Embarassingly I had forgotten when I named our current beloved old cancerous dog[0] "Argus" that he had been the antagonist in _Mentula Macanus: Apocolocyntosis_.

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[0] At the time he wasn't cancerous, was middle-aged, and came to us from the shelter named "Duke."

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