RE: [SWCollect] Huge Japanese console auction

2004-06-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Any idea why they took it down? Stuart -Original Message- From: Lee K. Seitz [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, June 15, 2004 1:04 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Huge Japanese console auction Jim Leonard stated: Feldhamer, Stuart wrote: A friend sent me

[SWCollect] Huge Japanese console auction

2004-06-14 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
A friend sent me this link: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemcategory=62054item=8111352149 Stuart -- This message was sent to you because you are currently subscribed to the swcollect mailing list. To unsubscribe,

RE: [SWCollect] Another one?!

2004-06-08 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Of course, your alternative is to petition your local radio station to play the Origin soundtrack. :) Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, June 08, 2004 1:01 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Another one?! [EMAIL

RE: [SWCollect] Tom Snyder Productions

2004-06-08 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I believe that #1 is true, although he's not the same Tom Snyder from late night TV. :) Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, June 08, 2004 1:04 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect] Tom Snyder Productions Some questions for John,

RE: [SWCollect] June 22, 1979

2004-06-04 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
What were the other 3? Journey, Arthur, and Shogun? Stuart -Original Message- From: John Romero [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 10:48 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: [SWCollect] June 22, 1979 Even more coincidental, I visited Infocom in Cambridge back in

RE: [SWCollect] Another one?!

2004-06-04 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I don't work in a comedy club, but my brother used to do stand up...does that count? : ) The Clouseau movies are great. I don't think they ever made a game based onthe series(although there are 2 Pink Panther adventure games based on the newer version of the cartoon), but they just

RE: [SWCollect] Kids and Classic Gaming

2004-06-04 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
It sure was a pain in the butt to type Rumplestiltskin's name backwards though... Stuart -Original Message-From: Stephen Emond [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 11:14 AMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: RE: [SWCollect] Kids and Classic Gaming Ive only

RE: [SWCollect] June 22, 1979

2004-06-03 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
LOL! That's a good one, Jim! Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, June 03, 2004 12:12 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] June 22, 1979 Stephen Emond wrote: This year IS the 25th Anniversary of Akalabeth (and by

RE: [SWCollect] June 22, 1979

2004-06-03 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I know you weren't joking...that was my way of telling you not to hold your breath... Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, June 03, 2004 12:37 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] June 22, 1979 Feldhamer, Stuart wrote: LOL

RE: [SWCollect] Kids and Classic Gaming

2004-06-03 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I loved Montezuma's revenge also...I had a friend who had it for his C64, and I used to go over there just so I could play the game for hours at a time. : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, June 03, 2004 2:02 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: Re: [SWCollect] So obviously Mt. Drash is no longer rare....

2004-05-14 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Yes, but you have to distinguish loose tapes from complete copies... Stuart -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, May 14, 2004 1:16 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: Re: [SWCollect] So obviously Mt. Drash is no longer rare They're

RE: [SWCollect] OT: Your real life adventures?

2004-05-03 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
That reminds me of that movie A Beautiful Mind or whatever it was called. Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, May 03, 2004 12:56 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] OT: Your real life adventures? It was a great story, I

[SWCollect] Origin Museum email address

2004-04-27 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Someone help me out with Joe's current email address. Joe, you should update the address on your site, unless you're purposely doing it to avoid spam... BTW, A search on google turned up this: 03-13-2004, 01:35

[SWCollect] FW: Play Zork on your Cell Phone!

2004-04-01 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
http://www.waxy.org/archive/2004/03/21/infocomb.shtml -- This message was sent to you because you are currently subscribed to the swcollect mailing list. To unsubscribe, send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with a

RE: [SWCollect] And then one day, the Holy Grail is found

2004-03-30 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Pedro, Is the soundtrack really that rare? Since hearing about it on this list, I'd seen it on ebay several times. I even saw it in a store once but wasn't too interested. Stuart -Original Message-From: MASTER [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]On Behalf Of Pedro QuaresmaSent:

RE: [SWCollect] And then one day, the Holy Grail is found

2004-03-30 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
AETANO) Assunto: RE: [SWCollect] And then one day, the Holy Grail is found "Feldhamer, Stuart" [EMAIL PROTECTED] 30-03-2004 16:03 Solicita-se resposta a swcollect Pedro, Is the soundtrack really that rare? Since hearing

RE: [SWCollect] Roadtrip to Washington, D.C?

2004-03-29 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Hmmm... Stuart -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, March 29, 2004 1:18 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect] Roadtrip to Washington, D.C? Hi all. just thought I'd open an invitation to a historic event, that officially justifies

RE: [SWCollect] Richest people in the world

2004-03-16 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Amazing how Sam Walton's heirs split his cash and they still take 5 spots. If he had only had one kid who got it all, I wonder where he or she would be on the chart... Stuart -Original Message-From: Josh Lulewicz [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Tuesday, March 16, 2004 12:35

RE: RE: [SWCollect] Here we go.....

2004-03-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
OK, I'll bite (finally). What is FM-TOWNS? Stuart -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, March 15, 2004 11:11 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: RE: [SWCollect] Here we go. The Origin Museum has all of the Wing Commander for FM-TOWMS,

RE: [SWCollect] Here we go.....

2004-03-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Come on...I figured that much out. I was hoping for some more info, and some guy saying how the games are so much better on that platform or something like that. Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Monday, March 15, 2004 11:30

RE: RE: [SWCollect] Here we go.....

2004-03-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Now are any of these games actually better on the FM Towns? Any of the 3 that you mentioned? Stuart -Original Message- From: Vincent Joguin [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, March 15, 2004 11:34 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: RE: [SWCollect] Here we go. At 11:21

RE: [SWCollect] How did you find your Drash?

2004-03-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
For me, it would have to be my Personal Software Zork. It wasn't easy sneaking into that guy's house in the middle of the night. There was a dog, and it was on the third floor...don't ask! And then when the lights came on and the whole family started yelling for the police, well, I just couldn't

RE: RE: [SWCollect] Here we go.....

2004-03-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Isn't there a 256 VGA PC version of Zak? Stuart -Original Message- From: Vincent Joguin [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, March 15, 2004 12:04 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: RE: [SWCollect] Here we go. At 11:56 15/03/2004 -0500, you wrote: Now are any of these games

RE: [SWCollect] Here we go.....

2004-03-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Don't take this the wrong way, but I have an image in my head of the vultures circling the Franks house, eagerly awaiting the Drash and whatever else might be in there. And then they all swoop down at exactly the same time and SNIPE! Stuart -Original Message- From: Edward Franks

RE: [SWCollect] Here we go.....

2004-03-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Jim, Did you play the game on an actual Sega CD, or on an emulator? Is there a way I can get a CD image to try it for myself? Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, March 15, 2004 2:24 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Here

RE: [SWCollect] Best selling computer game of all time?

2004-03-12 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
As far as I know you are correct, it was Myst, was beaten out by the Sims. However, don't count Myst out yet as they haven't stopped selling it. : ) Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Friday, March 12, 2004 8:32 AMTo: [EMAIL

RE: [SWCollect] Best selling computer game of all time?

2004-03-12 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Just to follow up, pretty soon you'll be going to the store to buy a carrot and it will come with a "free Myst game" attached. : ) Stuart -Original Message-From: Feldhamer, Stuart [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Friday, March 12, 2004 9:02 AMTo: '[EMAIL PROTECTED]'S

RE: [SWCollect] Best selling computer game of all time?

2004-03-12 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
You're right, they should bundle carrots with Return to Zork. : ) Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Friday, March 12, 2004 9:30 AMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Best selling computer game of all time?In a message

RE: [SWCollect] Scexpo

2004-03-12 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Yeah, but it still sounds like the S E Xpo. : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, March 12, 2004 11:19 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Scexpo [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: In a message dated 03/10/2004 9:10:57 AM Central

RE: [SWCollect] Sierra/Lucas/Tolkien/Ultima/ADD/SSI - info and questions

2004-02-25 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
In this case I'd define a lurker as someone who's never posted to the list at all... Any grues lurking? : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: Chris Newman [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, February 25, 2004 3:10 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect]

[SWCollect] Philly Classic

2004-02-13 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
So, is anyone going to Philly Classic this year? Stuart Information in this message reflects current market conditions and is subject to change without notice. It is believed to be reliable, but is not guaranteed for accuracy or completeness. Details provided do not supersede your normal

[SWCollect] new DosBox!

2004-02-03 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Yay yay yay! New Dosbox version released today! Stuart Information in this message reflects current market conditions and is subject to change without notice. It is believed to be reliable, but is not guaranteed for accuracy or completeness. Details provided do not supersede your normal

[SWCollect] Adventure in Serenia

2004-01-26 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
How rare is this game, anyway: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemitem=3072790380 The first time I saw it on ebay I think it went for $1000. It's popped up quite a few more times since then, though. Stuart Information in this message reflects current market conditions and is

[SWCollect] 5.25s vs. 3.5s

2004-01-20 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
What do you all think of this: I made a trade with someone on the game trading zone for a particular game. I won't tell you which one so you won't try to figure out who it was. Anyway, I described the condition of the game I was sending in some detail. We made the trade, and then noticed that

RE: [SWCollect] 5.25s vs. 3.5s

2004-01-20 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Actually, I realized that I accidentally already gave out enough info to figure out who I'm talking about. The person is a fairly high profile trader on gametz, but he deals mostly in CD-ROM games. The game in question was (don't cringe, C.E.) Leather Goddesses of Phobos 2. Stuart -Original

RE: [SWCollect] Modern classics

2004-01-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
It doesn't seem odd to me...Legend has abandoned its core competency - adventure games. Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, January 15, 2004 12:09 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Modern classics Marco Thorek wrote:

RE: [SWCollect] Modern classics

2004-01-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
15, 2004 12:35 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Modern classics Feldhamer, Stuart wrote: It doesn't seem odd to me...Legend has abandoned its core competency - adventure games. Yes, but with Bob Bates doing design for Unreal II, you'd think the game would have been better. I

RE: [SWCollect] Need advice regarding a Wasteland purchase

2004-01-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
This thing with shrinkwrap reminds me of when the comic book companies started to polybag some of their comics...essentially to shrinkwrap them. There was a whole debate as to whether polybagged comics that had been opened were worth less than sealed copies. The consensus eventually was something

RE: [SWCollect] Need advice regarding a Wasteland purchase

2004-01-15 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I think this is partially because on ebay, we have to assume that nobody can be trusted. If the game had a good pedigree, it might not matter as much whether or not the shrinkwrap was still there. Stuart -Original Message- From: Per-Olof Karlsson [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent:

RE: [SWCollect] Modern classics

2004-01-13 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
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RE: [SWCollect] Modern classics

2004-01-13 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I would also look into so-called turn-based strategy games such as Jagged Alliance. Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, January 13, 2004 4:25 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Modern classics Edward Franks wrote:

RE: [SWCollect] Modern classics

2004-01-12 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
-Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, January 12, 2004 11:05 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Modern classics Feldhamer, Stuart wrote: Anywhere from $100-$200. This one is actually worth something to me (but not that much), as it has

RE: [SWCollect] Modern classics

2004-01-12 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Feldhamer, Stuart wrote: Yeah, I know. That's why I said quasi. But at least it's an official emulator release. BTW, I didn't know there was an IBM release of Ulysses. Does anyone have it? On the same note, I had heard there was an IBM release of Time Zone, but I've yet to see one. Does anyone have

RE: [SWCollect] Modern classics

2004-01-12 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I'm not much of an RPG gamer but I loved the original Pool of Radiance and sequels. I'd say try some of the early Ultima games; they are strong on characters, setting, and gameplay (in general). I've played and finished Ultimas 3 and 5. My only complaint is they get way too difficult towards the

RE: [SWCollect] Mt. Drash cassette and market value

2004-01-08 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
*Cough* Game Developer's Conference *Cough* -Original Message- From: Lee K. Seitz [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, January 08, 2004 10:40 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Mt. Drash cassette and market value Howard Feldman stated: I went to the Classic Gaming

RE: [SWCollect] A new member to the Origin Museum Family!

2004-01-08 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I have a question. Have any of you guys actually played Drash? If so, is it any good? Same question for Akalabeth. Stuart -Original Message- From: Edward Franks [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, January 08, 2004 2:31 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] A new member

RE: [SWCollect] Vintage games w/fatal flaws

2003-12-05 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Title: Message Hehe...I remember shlepping that box around throughout most of the game, wondering what the heck it could possibly be. My Dad thought it was a coffin, and that at the end of the game you would find Lord British's corpse and have to bring it back in the box. : ) Stuart

RE: [SWCollect] [Fwd: Re: 5.25 disks?]

2003-12-02 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Piracy? Here? On this bastion of software morality? Why my fragile mind can not cope with it! AAAR!!! Hey, that reminds me, does anyone have a working copy of The Quest for IBM? Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday,

RE: [SWCollect] [Fwd: Re: 5.25 disks?]

2003-12-02 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
disks?] CRAP!!! This is the very first time in my life I have sent a message to the wrong address!! I am a moron! Feldhamer, Stuart wrote: Piracy? Here? On this bastion of software morality? Why my fragile mind can not cope with it! AAAR!!! Hey, that reminds me, does

RE: [SWCollect] Elite questions

2003-10-30 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
No objections here... Stuart -Original Message- From: Lee K. Seitz [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, October 30, 2003 11:23 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect] Elite questions I saw copies of both Elite and Elite Plus at a thrift store the other day. I sold a couple

RE: [SWCollect] Paypal, even worse

2003-10-16 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Wow! It looks much better than Philly Classick. When's the next one? Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, October 16, 2003 4:50 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Paypal, even worse This works now. Anyone who wants to

RE: [SWCollect] Latest Shoppe Column Is Up

2003-08-27 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Some comments on the latest column: 1) Great column...I always enjoy your writing. 2) I can help you circumvent the curse of the shrinkwrap hoarder if you like. Therapy is extra. : ) 3) I'm amused to see that the orb isn't even a marble, but a rock. Boy, it sure looks rounder and shinier on

RE: [SWCollect] Latest Shoppe Column Is Up

2003-08-27 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Well, that was sort of dumb, wasn't it? Now I have to write DON'T RESPOND TO EVERYONE ON THE LIST 10,000 times. : ( Stuart -Original Message- From: Feldhamer, Stuart [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2003 10:27 AM To: '[EMAIL PROTECTED]' Subject: RE: [SWCollect

RE: [SWCollect] Paypal protection plan

2003-08-14 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Tom, As I mentioned in a previous post, I am planning on selling a bunch of stuff on Ebay. In the process, I was trying to decide whether or not to upgrade my Paypal account so that I can accept credit card payments. I was worried that without doing so, I would lose some buyers, and I

RE: [SWCollect] (OT) Kids games

2003-08-14 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Putt Putt and Freddi Fish are OK, but I vastly prefer Pajama Sam and Spy Fox. The Spy Fox games almost seem more geared towards adults than children. Also check out Moop and Dreadly and the Treasure of Bing Bong Island, by Hulabee Entertainment, the company that Ron Gilbert started after he left

RE: Re: [SWCollect] (OT) Kids games

2003-08-11 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I don't know Joe, I found the tune to Putt Putt Goes to the Moon much more catchy. : ) Stuart -Original Message-From: Origin Museum [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Tuesday, August 05, 2003 8:55 AMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: RE: Re: [SWCollect] (OT) Kids gamesJim Leonard

FW: Re: [SWCollect] (OT) Kids games

2003-08-07 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Title: Message Hey, that's weird. The Reply-To on this message is set to John'semail rather than to the list... Stuart -Original Message-From: John Romero [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Tuesday, August 05, 2003 4:36 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: RE: Re: [SWCollect] (OT) Kids

RE: [SWCollect] Usurper Mines of Qyntarr - piracy?

2003-07-28 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Chris, I hereby appoint you as the official fraud investigator for this list. : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: C.E. Forman [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, July 28, 2003 8:35 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Usurper Mines of Qyntarr - piracy? Aww geez, not

[SWCollect] Housecleaning

2003-07-24 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Well, it's time for me to get rid of a lot of junk that I've been accumulating over the last several years. However, this junk is of the type that some of the people on this list may be interested in. I just purchased a new scanner and am planning on listing all of this stuff on ebay, but I

RE: [SWCollect] Housecleaning

2003-07-24 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
One man's junk is another man's treasure...my WIFE certainly thinks it's junk! : ) Actually, I had dinner with a friend recently...we used to play games together in high school such as Pool of Radiance, Lurking Horror, etc. (I know I'm dating myself). He said to me, "Stuart, those games

RE: [SWCollect] Housecleaning

2003-07-24 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
24, 2003 11:59 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Housecleaning Feldhamer, Stuart wrote: Actually, I had dinner with a friend recently...we used to play games together in high school such as Pool of Radiance, Lurking Horror, etc. (I know I'm dating myself). He said to me

RE: [SWCollect] Case of the Cautious Condor

2003-07-24 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I have this game for PC, andI only have thecase and manual. I'm not sure if this game was ever released in a box. That being said, I doubt its value for CDTV is very high. Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Thursday, July 24, 2003

RE: RE: [SWCollect] Housecleaning

2003-07-24 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I personally love football, and always have. Top 40 songs I was never that much into though : ) BTW, Joe, great post. : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: Lee K. Seitz [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, July 24, 2003 4:19 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: RE: [SWCollect]

RE: [SWCollect] Housecleaning

2003-07-24 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Watch out, Tom, you're dating yourself too : ) Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Thursday, July 24, 2003 4:40 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: Re: [SWCollect] HousecleaningIn a message dated 07/24/2003 2:35:40 PM Central

RE: [SWCollect] Tass Times in Tonetown

2003-06-05 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
A disk, a newspaper, a manual, possibly some sort of pin...maybe a registration card too if you're lucky. Stuart -Original Message- From: Stephen S. Lee [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, June 04, 2003 12:07 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect] Tass Times in Tonetown

RE: [SWCollect] The Shortgrey

2003-06-03 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Also, is this game only in French or in English also? Here are some links that I found: http://perso.club-internet.fr/cvinc/madrabyte/encart/shortgrey.jpg

[SWCollect] Lure of the Temptress

2003-04-02 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Another item that may be of interest: Revolution, creator of the Broken Sword series, has rereleased their classic first adventure game "Lure of the Temptress" as a free download. It's available here: http://www.revgames.com/_display.php?id=10 Stuart Survey: Is this type of info

[SWCollect] Alter Ego remake

2003-04-01 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Hi all, Don't know if you guys know about this or not, but someone has tried to remake the classic game "Alter Ego" as a Web-based game. Check it out here: http://www.theblackforge.net/ Stuart Information in this message reflects current market conditions and is subject to change without

RE: [SWCollect] Greetings

2003-02-05 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Why do I have a feeling that if this hobby ever goes the way of other ones, with a price guide and stuff like that, my collection is going to be worth nothing? (Let's see, a NM Zork Trilogy is worth $500, but a F Zork Trilogy is $5. Too bad.) Stuart -Original Message- From: C.E. Forman

RE: [SWCollect] King's Quest 1

2003-02-03 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Sounds good to me. BTW, I apologize if my original message was a bit argumentative. On another note, I noticed that there is a separate genre for racing/driving. Shouldn't games in that category fall under either Simulation or Sports? The racing/driving genre sticks out like a sore thumb to me

RE: [SWCollect] Geekness! (was: Re: [SWCollect] Gosh, you look weird)

2003-01-30 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I once joined this email list related to software collecting... Stuart -Original Message-From: Pedro Quaresma [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]Sent: Thursday, January 30, 2003 11:38 AMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: [SWCollect] Geekness! (was: Re: [SWCollect] Gosh, you look

RE: [SWCollect] Thanks for the help with LotL

2003-01-29 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
My guess for Tom is 40 on the dot. Hey, this is fun! Stuart -Original Message-From: Stefan Lindblom [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]Sent: Wednesday, January 29, 2003 12:17 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Thanks for the help with LotL Mmm yeah good luck trying

RE: [SWCollect] Thanks for the help with LotL

2003-01-29 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
At least give us higher or lower :) -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]Sent: Wednesday, January 29, 2003 1:08 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Thanks for the help with LotLIn a message dated 01/29/2003 11:50:00 AM Central

RE: [SWCollect] New topic--Collectors UNITE!

2003-01-29 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I vaguely remember Wacky Packs. Got a gift package with some in them at a school or church social event. The big card fad from my era was Garbage Pail Kids, though I never got into them myself. - Original Message - From: Feldhamer, Stuart [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent

RE: [SWCollect] New topic--Collectors UNITE!

2003-01-29 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I don't know...I hate the idea of keeping software in shrinkwrap. I can understand that shrinkwrap makes the value higher, because someone buying a piece of old software would rather buy a new item than a used item. But as a collector, why would I want my software shrinkwrapped unless I'm in the

RE: [SWCollect] Heads Up

2003-01-29 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Did you guys see the one he did where he changed Infocom to Infocum? Stuart -Original Message- From: Marco Thorek [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Wednesday, January 29, 2003 2:30 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Heads Up C.E. Forman schrieb: Yeah, I'm the Ye Olde

RE: [SWCollect] [Fwd: Question for seller -- Item #3004111440]

2003-01-29 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Hey! The Wizard of Frobozz would never promote words that didn't begin with the letter F! I wanted to give this guy the benefit of the doubt before, but now I KNOW he's a fake! -Original Message- From: Chris Newman [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Wednesday, January 29, 2003 3:23 PM To:

RE: Re: [SWCollect] New topic--Collectors UNITE!

2003-01-28 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Yeah, I sort of feel the same way...what could I possibly bring that the people on this list haven't already seen??? Personal Software Zork? IBM King's Quest? Adventure in Serenia? Microsoft Adventure? Large box Ultima 2? I have a lot of rarer newer titles but you guys seem much more interested

RE: [SWCollect] New topic--Collectors UNITE!

2003-01-28 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Mine is Apple 2. In fact, I didn't even know that there was a big box Ultima 2 for IBM...are you sure that there is one? Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]Sent: Tuesday, January 28, 2003 10:52 AMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: Re:

RE: [SWCollect] New topic--Collectors UNITE!

2003-01-28 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I'm 27, and I think CE is 28... Stuart -Original Message- From: Chris Newman [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Tuesday, January 28, 2003 11:45 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] New topic--Collectors UNITE! Well, I suppose we are all roughly in the same age group. I'm 36

RE: [SWCollect] Microleague 2 Baseball problem

2003-01-27 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
No wonder XYZZY doesn't work...tell your friend to play Colossal Cave instead. Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]Sent: Monday, January 27, 2003 12:59 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: [SWCollect] Microleague 2 Baseball problemFriend

RE: [SWCollect] King's Quest 1

2003-01-17 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
Supposedly it was the first text adventure with graphics, but I suspect it would be difficult to prove this... Stuart -Original Message- From: Chris Newman [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Friday, January 17, 2003 9:38 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] King's Quest 1

RE: [SWCollect] King's Quest 1

2003-01-17 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I was talking about Mystery House, not King's Quest... -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Friday, January 17, 2003 11:16 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] King's Quest 1 Feldhamer, Stuart wrote: Supposedly it was the first text

RE: [SWCollect] King's Quest 1

2003-01-17 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
OK, let's see here: First of all, there was the novelty. At first it was pretty cool to be able to see your character on the screen. Second, the animations. Even in their first game, KQ1, Sierra animated stuff like swimming. In later games, when you try to perform an action, you can actually

RE: [SWCollect] Current MobyGames poll

2003-01-08 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
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RE: [SWCollect] Current MobyGames poll

2003-01-08 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
poll Feldhamer, Stuart wrote: I don't like this poll much. Currently, Kilrathi Saga is winning, but you can buy a new shrinkwrapped Kilrathi Saga on ebay right now for $175. Last night I saw a mint opened one for $125. What about the following games from the 90s: Alice: An Interactive

RE: [SWCollect] Current MobyGames poll

2003-01-08 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
list below (aside from the ones with licenses that I know). Are these classic games that I somehow missed? Should I be looking for them? What makes them so valuable? Hugh -Original Message- From: Feldhamer, Stuart [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Tuesday, January 07, 2003 1:51 PM

RE: [SWCollect] Current MobyGames poll

2003-01-07 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I don't like this poll much. Currently, Kilrathi Saga is winning, but you can buy a new shrinkwrapped Kilrathi Saga on ebay right now for $175. Last night I saw a mint opened one for $125. What about the following games from the 90s: Alice: An Interactive Museum Duckman (English version) Orion

RE: [SWCollect] Slash versions of Sierra titles?

2003-01-03 Thread Feldhamer, Stuart
I have seen Slash releases of many Sierra titles, such as Kings Quest 3, Rise of the Dragon, Codename Iceman, Laura Bow 1, QFG4, etc.. In fact, Sierra seems to have gotten cheaper and cheaper as time went on. I have seen several releases of Conquests of Camelot. After the initial release, they