Smile. Yeah, there are a lot of plays missing. That's for sure.
I remember back in the 1980's I had this old football game for the
Apple II-E, and it would litterally give you a list of something like
23 plays for the offense alone. While that might give you probably
every play you can think of at the time I was maybe 6 or 7, not that
up on football plays etc, so it actually got to be too confusing
because you had to have an in depth understanding of what all those
plays were to effectively use them. Even then th e game would screw up
and intersept a screen pass treating it as a long pass and other weird
On 4/18/11, Jim Kitchen <j...@kitchensinc.net> wrote:
> Hi Hayden,
> Yeah my NFL game needs an entire playbook of plays, but there is no way that
> I am going to do that. I play the defense mostly by how many yards the
> offence needs. Like goal line if they only need a couple of yards. But if
> it is third down and they need more than a dozen yards the short pass
> defense will almost always get it done. The blitz can work great or be a
> It would be very cool if I could actually write a football game that was
> called the way that Jim Donivan calls the Cleveland Browns games. You know
> how each team is lined up, who is in motion etc. And of course with the
> entire playbook thing. And then on another thread, I sure would love to be
> able to write a Roller coaster Tycoon sim. But I do play the defense on a
> hunch with my knowledge of the game of football.
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