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by urbanghost
Mon Feb 04, 2019 12:19 pm
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Topic: hi all
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Re: hi all

A bit late to the party, but a warm welcome from me as well :) I'm not much of a collector, either - I'm afraid my shelf space is too limited (or at least fighting for space with movies and board games, and usually losing). Enjoy your stay here :thumb: Thank you. Its great to find a good list of ga...
by urbanghost
Sun Jan 27, 2019 8:11 pm
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Topic: hi all
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Re: hi all

Strident wrote:
Sat Jan 26, 2019 11:28 pm
Good luck with your game.
Well I decided yesterday to switch from quest to inform for the game. There seems to be more games written with it so it should be accessible to more people. Bit of a nightmare moving the code today but think I've got the hang of it now.
by urbanghost
Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:29 pm
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Re: hi all

Nice to have a post in here that's not from a spammer. :) Welcome to the site. My personal interest lies in homegrown 8-bit text adventures from the late 80s and early 90s from mail order companies such as Zenobi, The Guild, The Adventure Workshop, Compass, River and Tartan. Always nice to hear fro...
by urbanghost
Sat Jan 26, 2019 3:14 pm
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Topic: hi all
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Re: hi all

Hello and welcome, urbanghost! Nice to hear from someone who is so dedicated at playing (experiencing) games instead of just putting them on a shelf for collection purposes :) Thank you for your welcome. I couldn't own a game and not play it. Games are for playing not for looking at and they deteri...
by urbanghost
Fri Jan 25, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: hi all
Replies: 9
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hi all

Recently joined the site so I thought I would say a quick hello. I have been playing adventures since the early 80s, I started on a ZX81!! I have recently started back playing text adventures and I have a collection of a few thousand adventure games on various 8 bit systems. I have a C64, VIC20, zx ...