[SWCollect] Game Music

2004-06-14 Thread Jim Leonard
I just found the following site: http://www.mirsoft.info/ This place is fantastic -- if a game has MIDI or MOD music, it has probably been ripped and put here. They also have ripping guides if you have a game they don't have. For all other games that use custom formats or hardware, let me know

[SWCollect] Game trinket?

2004-02-24 Thread AvatarTom
Have a couple keys on a cheap metal ring. Keys are silvery/tanished color, three circles on the top of each key. Bottom is like key that fits into one of those REALLY old locks, the kind you could push the key through the lock from the other side and drop it on the carpet, then pull under the door

Re: [SWCollect] Game trinket?

2004-02-24 Thread AvatarTom
Oh I am playing KQ8 right now. Played years ago, then for some reason it stopped working on my computer (new installs would not work either). Then I lost the CD. So bought another CD (still had box and docs). Am further than I was last time :) Visit my web page for many games for sale/trade and

Re: [SWCollect] Game trinket?

2004-02-24 Thread AvatarTom
In a message dated 02/24/2004 7:15:01 PM Central Standard Time, [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Oops, dang, sent to wrong address, hey Jim, you aren't the only one!!! Oh I am playing KQ8 right now. Played years ago, then for some reason it stopped working on my computer (new installs would not work

Re: [SWCollect] Game

2001-02-20 Thread Jim Leonard
On Mon, Feb 19, 2001 at 04:23:57AM -0500, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Jim would you happen to have software for Terminator 2 the arcade game, I have a bad disk? In storage somewhere; I'll try to find it. But next time just email my address directly instead of copying the entire list. ;-)

[SWCollect] Game

2001-02-19 Thread AvatarTom
Hi Jim would you happen to have software for Terminator 2 the arcade game, I have a bad disk? Thanks, Tom -- This message was sent to you because you are currently subscribed to the swcollect mailing list. To unsubscribe,

Re: [SWCollect] Game request: Ace of Aces EGA version

2000-09-12 Thread Jim Leonard
Hugh Falk wrote: I didn't think we would ever try to place a value on items. Is that a goal? Not of the MobyScale, no. -- http://www.MobyGames.com/ The world's most comprehensive historical PC gaming database project. --

Re: [SWCollect] Game request: Ace of Aces EGA version

2000-08-31 Thread C.E. Forman
I didn't think we would ever try to place a value on items. Is that a goal? Not to me. I was under the impression we were just discussing generalities, like "Are PC games in general worth more than other systems?", as opposed to "How *much* more are PC games worth than other systems?"

Re: [SWCollect] Game request: Ace of Aces EGA version

2000-08-31 Thread C.E. Forman
Another thing to remember about the shelflife of games at the time was that the PC didn't have a whole lot of them. IF you landed a game that was good it could survive for ages. This is still true today in many respects with games like Quake still going for $30 in some places. I'd personally

Re: [SWCollect] Game request: Ace of Aces EGA version

2000-08-30 Thread Karl Kuras
Another thing to remember about the shelflife of games at the time was that the PC didn't have a whole lot of them. IF you landed a game that was good it could survive for ages. This is still true today in many respects with games like Quake still going for $30 in some places. While video

Re: [SWCollect] Game request: Ace of Aces EGA version

2000-08-29 Thread Jim Leonard
Chris Newman wrote: Yes, there was an EGA version of this game released for the PC. Many Accolade games of the mid to late 80s were released in two separate versions -- CGA and EGA. I don't know if it was a ploy to get gamers to pay for an "upgrade" or if Accolade was merely following the

[SWCollect] Game request: Ace of Aces EGA version

2000-08-25 Thread Chris Newman
Yes, there was an EGA version of this game released for the PC. Many Accolade games of the mid to late 80s were released in two separate versions -- CGA and EGA. I don't know if it was a ploy to get gamers to pay for an "upgrade" or if Accolade was merely following the consumer installation base