RE: [SWCollect] Best copy protection?

2004-06-15 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
That reminds me, in the beginning of Rex Nebular you're flying in your spaceship and get the copy protection question. If you mess it up, a hairline crack appears in your viewport, all the air rushes out, and your head explodes! Stuart -Original Message-From: MASTER

RE: [SWCollect] Best copy protection?

2004-06-12 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
You made me think about the code wheel for Pool of Radiance. For some reason, on my computer, the code that came up was Savior about 3/4 of the time. So I copied the game for a friend of mine but didn't give him the code wheel, telling him that he should try Savior, and if that didn't work, just

RE: [SWCollect] No market for Macintosh collectables?

2004-06-11 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Why is there no market for sports games collectables? My opinion is because sports games just replace one another with each successive release. It's not like they're different games (ie, a new sport). Sure, once in a while I get nostalgic for Great Baseball on the SMS, or Bases Loaded or Tecmo

RE: [SWCollect] No market for Macintosh collectables?

2004-06-11 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
What about The Fool's Errand and the other Cliff Johnson games? Those were designed for Mac, weren't they? Stuart -Original Message-From: Peter Olafson [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Friday, June 11, 2004 2:25 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: Re: [SWCollect] No market for

RE: [SWCollect] Another one?!

2004-06-04 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
As Inspector Clouseauwould say, "Not anymore..." Stuart -Original Message-From: MASTER [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]On Behalf Of Pedro QuaresmaSent: Friday, June 04, 2004 3:40 AMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Another one?!Yes these are particularly rare.

RE: [SWCollect] Kids and Classic Gaming

2004-06-04 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Of course, back then I didn't know what Montezuma's Revenge really was, hence why Panama Joe (or whatever his name was) was running so fast : ) Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 4:30 AMTo: [EMAIL

RE: [SWCollect] Kids and Classic Gaming

2004-05-31 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Very cute! : ) I noticed this line (talking about Pong): I saw a documentary on this. The game was so popular in arcades that it got jammed up with quarters. I wonder if that was the documentary that Jim mpeged for us... Stuart -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

RE: Re: [SWCollect] Nit-picking at its finest

2004-05-22 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Well, I disagree that it would be worth ZERO. The fact that it's still an original Akalabeth sticker in spite of everything else should still make it worth something. Stuart -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Saturday, May 22, 2004 9:34 AM To:

RE: Re: [SWCollect] Nit-picking at its finest

2004-05-22 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Also, BTW, I would bet that he was kidding. Cut Jim a little slack here, people... Why Joe, I wouldn't have thought that YOU would be the one to not give someone the benefit of the doubt. : ) NOTICE EMOTICON HERE : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

RE: [SWCollect] Nit-picking at its finest

2004-05-21 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Well if it was for display purposes, and he was planning on keeping it in his personal collection forever, then I could definitely understand it. Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Friday, May 21, 2004 8:28 AMTo: [EMAIL

RE: [SWCollect] Nit-picking at its finest

2004-05-20 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Let me apply some Talmudic logic here: The general rule is, whensoever A can be converted into B, but B cannot be converted into A, A must be worth at least as much as, if not more than, B. : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, May 21,

[SWCollect] Personal Software Zork on ebay

2004-05-11 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Is it because of the condition of the manual that there are no takers, or is the game just not that rare anymore? http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemcategory=1247item=412708; rd=1 Stuart -- This message was sent

RE: [SWCollect] Personal Software Zork on ebay

2004-05-11 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Yeah, yeah, but usually there are tons of early bidders also... Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2004 7:13 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Personal Software Zork on ebayIn a message dated

[SWCollect] Ouch and I Don't Like This threads

2004-05-10 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Hmmm... If I had to summarize: Most people are unhappy that the prices are going ridiculously high. There is a big argument about whether it should be MS or M(S). Nobody sees the connection between these two threads? Stuart

RE: [SWCollect] Ouch and I Don't Like This threads

2004-05-10 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Like This threads Stuart Feldhamer wrote: Hmmm... If I had to summarize: Most people are unhappy that the prices are going ridiculously high. There is a big argument about whether it should be MS or M(S). Nobody sees the connection between these two threads? I don't, actually...? -- Jim

RE: [SWCollect] YEAH-HA-HAAAAA!

2004-05-09 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Yeah, I noticed that too. If it's a French-manual version, with the game still in English, it could still be worth something, but I doubt that's the case. Interesting tidbit about this game. This game was created by Sanctuary Woods, and said company went out of business right around the

RE: [SWCollect] Talk about boneheads...

2004-05-06 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
WTF? I thought maybe this was shilling or something, but I see Peter Olafson bid $350. Looks like Dan was prescient when he said about selling the games a la carte. Stuart -Original Message- From: Josh Lulewicz [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, May 07, 2004 12:04 AM To: [EMAIL

Re: [SWCollect] Gothos

2004-04-25 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Yes, I have a copy. It's a FMV adventure game, supposed to be pretty bad, but relatively hard to find (that's why you didn't see it on ebay). If it's in the box you will find a buyer. In the shrink, even better. These people at gameboomers have invented a term called BAAGS (Buy All Adventure

RE: [SWCollect] New Article from The Origin Museum

2004-04-24 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Umum.umm I'm speechless. Stuart -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Saturday, April 24, 2004 2:09 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect] New Article from The Origin Museum Thought people would be interested in seeing a new

RE: [SWCollect] Journeyman Project

2004-04-23 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
. Freddie Lucasarts Museum- http://lucasarts.vintagegaming.org From: Stuart Feldhamer [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 22, 2004 8:18 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: RE: [SWCollect] Journeyman Project I have that stuff too...where

RE: [SWCollect] Journeyman Project

2004-04-22 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I have that stuff too...where did you get it? Stuart -Original Message-From: Freddie Bingham [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Thursday, April 22, 2004 9:36 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: [SWCollect] Journeyman Project Anyone collect the Journeyman Project 2? I have a

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

2004-04-20 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Now you see the problem here...high prices bring people out of the woodworks, and they're all going to expect to get $3500 or so... Stuart -Original Message- From: Josh Lulewicz [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, April 21, 2004 1:32 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect]

[SWCollect] Personal Software Zork

2004-03-31 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Someone who knows about Infocom take a look at this: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemitem=3669906360category=182 Notice that in the picture there are two booklets...what's the deal? Stuart -- This message was

RE: [SWCollect] PhillyClassic

2004-03-20 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
To tell you the truth, I was not so impressed last year. The software collector's meeting was awesome, but the rest was sort of blah. In the absence of the software collectors, I see no reason to go. Stuart -Original Message- From: Dan Chisarick [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Saturday,

RE: [SWCollect] Announcing the CGW Museum

2004-03-17 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
That's odd...I'm a subscriber and I'm pretty sure I didn't get this reproduction. Stuart -Original Message-From: Hugh Falk [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Thursday, March 18, 2004 12:31 AMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: RE: [SWCollect] Announcing the CGW Museum Just

RE: [SWCollect] Announcing the CGW Museum

2004-03-17 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
and frustrated me as a subscriber. Hugh -Original Message-From: Stuart Feldhamer [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, March 17, 2004 9:38 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: RE: [SWCollect] Announcing the CGW Museum That's odd...I'm a subscriber and I'm pretty sure

RE: [SWCollect] Scexpo

2004-03-10 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
That's funny you said that, my wife was reading over my shoulder and she was like, "Why are you reading about a sex expo???" : ) Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Wednesday, March 10, 2004 9:48 AMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject:

RE: [SWCollect] Ok....melt wizard...

2004-03-07 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Since nobody else answered, isn't it Hardball? Stuart -Original Message- From: Hugh Falk [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Saturday, March 06, 2004 5:51 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: [SWCollect] Okmelt wizard... Baseball is right, but which one? :-) Here's a useless

RE: [SWCollect] Ok....melt wizard...

2004-03-07 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
wizard... Yes, and by Marco's reasoning, that makes you the nerdiest of all :-)) (Or at least tied with me for posing the question). Hugh -Original Message- From: Stuart Feldhamer [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Sunday, March 07, 2004 7:10 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE

RE: [SWCollect] Castle Wolfenstein

2004-03-02 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I always wondered...is that his real name? It sounds too much like Silas Marner. Stuart -Original Message- From: Hugh Falk [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, March 02, 2004 11:27 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: [SWCollect] Castle Wolfenstein That's a new one to me. On a

RE: [SWCollect] Trivia Questions

2004-03-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
For #2, wasn't it called Tales From the Unknown or something like that? Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Monday, March 01, 2004 11:25 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: [SWCollect] Trivia QuestionsSomeone saw my web page and

RE: [SWCollect] Trivia Questions

2004-03-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I meant Bard's Tale #1, question #2 out of your two. What I am talking about is the title written on the bard's tale EA folder. Do you have one? Mine is somewhere around here... Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Monday, March 01,

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

2004-02-26 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I think you may be jumping to conclusions here... Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, February 26, 2004 2:52 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Sierra/Lucas/Tolkien/Ultima/ADD/SSI - info and questions *snip* Before you

RE: [SWCollect] Oh my G*d!!!!

2004-02-05 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
For bad games, Braindead 13 comes to mind too. Does that count like a sequel? Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, February 05, 2004 3:04 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Oh my G*d Hugh Falk wrote: Regardless of

RE: [SWCollect] Microsoft Adventure

2004-02-04 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I am experiencing the buyer's remorse... Stuart -Original Message- From: Hugh Falk [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, February 05, 2004 12:45 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect] Microsoft Adventure Typical how these two similar auctions ending at similar times fetched

RE: [SWCollect] Oh my G*d!!!!

2004-02-04 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I think the most valuable game is: Seastalker: Horatio Sebastian Paraknishparpishkamishpan and the Ultramarine Bioceptor. : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: Hugh Falk [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, February 05, 2004 1:33 AM To: 'C.E. Forman'; [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE:

Re: [SWCollect] Deal on the side???

2004-01-27 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I did this once myself, and I felt very bad about doing it. A seller had, among some other items, an Adventure in Serenia. I convinced him to sell it to me for a rather cheap price. Then the next day he told me that somehow his ferret had gotten into the Serenia and had eaten it up so badly

RE: [SWCollect] 5.25s vs. 3.5s

2004-01-21 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I refuse to accept responsibility for this decision. : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: C.E. Forman [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, January 21, 2004 6:25 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] 5.25s vs. 3.5s Yep, I found him right away. His eBay ID too. LMK if

RE: [SWCollect] Would YOU bid on this?

2004-01-21 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
For some reason, it seems like this game is not as rare as people thought it was. Stuart -Original Message- From: C.E. Forman [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, January 21, 2004 6:29 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Would YOU bid on this? Breakers, PC: I'd go

RE: [SWCollect] ZorkQuest #2

2004-01-19 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
A related link: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemitem=3653450856 Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, January 20, 2004 12:21 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect] ZorkQuest #2 Just saw

RE: [SWCollect] Need advice regarding a Wasteland purchase

2004-01-17 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
] Need advice regarding a Wasteland purchase Stuart Feldhamer wrote: That's another scam...don't get me started. At the risk of spawning another monster OT thread, I have to know: Why is slabbing a scam? Is it because their ratings are worthless? Or is it because it hardens the market so

RE: [SWCollect] Software Collecting Expo?

2004-01-14 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
If you really think that only 50 paying guests will show up, how many speakers do you think you'd be able to get? Not too many, I would think. I personally would like to attend this event, but it's hard for me to travel clear across the country what with work, school, wife, new baby, etc. Stuart

RE: [SWCollect] DOSBox: Getting DOS games to run easily

2004-01-13 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
For some reason I thought you guys all knew about this already...sorry I didn't mention it. Stuart -Original Message- From: Dan Chisarick [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, January 13, 2004 9:23 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] DOSBox: Getting DOS games to run

RE: [SWCollect] Want me to pick these up?

2004-01-03 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Too late...they're all gone (at least, if my past experience is any indication). Stuart -Original Message- From: Lee K. Seitz [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Saturday, January 03, 2004 9:34 PM To: Software Collecting Subject: [SWCollect] Want me to pick these up? Saw the following

RE: [SWCollect] When did you discover ebay?

2003-12-29 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Mine is Monday, Sep 08, 1997. Although I was bidding on onsale.com way before that. Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, December 29, 2003 11:48 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] When did you discover ebay? Ah, thanks.

RE: [SWCollect] ultima 1 sealed on ebay

2003-12-10 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Why would you think it's a fake? That version of Ultima was released after Ultima 3, IIRC. It can't be THAT rare... Stuart -Original Message-From: B.L. [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]Sent: Wednesday, December 10, 2003 6:28 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: [SWCollect] ultima 1

RE: [SWCollect] Ultima 11

2003-09-02 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Looks like its in good condition too. Edward, I assume you aren't bidding on this or you wouldn't have advertised it before the auction was over. : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: Edward Franks [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, September 02, 2003 9:43 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [SWCollect] Lost Treasures of Infocom inventory

2003-08-25 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
What's the deal with the parchment? My copy, the CD-ROM version, bought off the shelf when it came out, never came with the parchment, and I remember going back and forth with Activision about it for over a year(!) via email before I finally found out that it wasn't just my copy and that the text

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

2003-07-29 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
of Qyntarr - piracy? Aww geez, not another faker... *sigh* I'm not even done with the last one yet. I've asked him for a picture of the orb, we'll see what it looks like. Will forward. (Guessing it's like a marble or something he threw in.) - Original Message - From: Stuart

[SWCollect] Usurper Mines of Qyntarr - piracy?

2003-07-27 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Look at this ebay auction: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemitem=3037582718 Anyone know what this orb of qyntarr is? The guy's feedback is hidden, and there must be a reason. I think this may be the same guy who sold me the Indiana Jones Revenge of the Ancients in the DVD case.

RE: [SWCollect] Value of Apple ][ Goldfinger

2003-07-21 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
My opinion regarding this issue. 1) I agree that IBM Angelsofts are fairly rare. In fact I think Angelsofts are rare in general. The ones I have for IBM are High Stakes, The Mist (Hi Stephen), and Goldfinger. 2) I don't think Goldfinger is particularly rare among the Angelsoft titles. I've seen

RE: [SWCollect] Couple questions about recent unobtainables

2003-03-17 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Stephen, I never heard of Riddle of the Maze before. Can you provide some more info? Stuart -Original Message- From: Stephen S. Lee [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, March 17, 2003 6:50 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect] Couple questions about recent unobtainables

RE: [SWCollect] Fixed for real

2003-03-16 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
YAY!!! -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Sunday, March 16, 2003 11:36 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [SWCollect] Fixed for real All the @oldskool.org mailing lists are fixed again. Sorry for the spam. Email at will. -- Jim

[SWCollect] Help Finding 5.25 inch external floppy

2003-02-10 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I'm trying to find some kind of external 5.25 inch floppy drive to hook up to my laptop. A USB device would be preferable, but I would take a parallel port connection or just about anything else. I would like to be able to boot from the drive. I found a company called Micro Solutions that

RE: [SWCollect] Software collecting videos

2003-02-03 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Do they have to be VHS tapes? There were tons of making-of videos included on CDs with various games. Also, have you considered the legality of this (not that I care)? Stuart -Original Message- From: Jim Leonard [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Monday, February 03, 2003 6:39 PM To:

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

2003-02-03 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
WellI mostly collect for IBM, but it doesn't have much to do with my age. My first computer was a TRS-80 Model I, then a Model 3, then an Atari 800 XL, then a Commodore 128, and then a PC AT. The reason I mostly collect for IBM is that I collect newer games too, and I need to somehow restrict

RE: [SWCollect] Software collecting videos

2003-02-03 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Monday, February 03, 2003 9:14 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Software collecting videos Stuart Feldhamer wrote: Do they have to be VHS tapes? There were tons of making-of videos included on CDs with various games. Also, have you considered

RE: [SWCollect] WC3: Premiere Edition

2003-02-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I own both of these games. I bought Kilrathi Saga when it came out, from EB. (Too bad I disposed of the box.) WC3 Premiere I didn't hear of until it was fetching high prices on Ebay. HOWEVER, I bought a copy not too long ago for $29.95 from an online store that found a whole bunch of them

RE: [SWCollect] $1000 Game Cartridge

2003-02-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Maybe if whoever plays this cartridge and learns how to add and subtract, they will learn that $1000 is a lot of money to pay for math lessons... All we have to do is create a new Atari 2600 game and we can sell a (very) limited number of copies for $1000 each. Stuart -Original

RE: [SWCollect] WC3: Premiere Edition

2003-02-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I have seen 2 versions of WC4 DVD (actually, I own at least one of each). One is a DVD in a paper sleeve that is red and black and was taped shut. The other came in a shrinkwrapped jewelcase with a jewel case insert. I don't remember if either had a printed manual. Stuart -Original

[SWCollect] Ebay Gets Crazier and Crazier

2003-02-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
OK, look at this. I found this auction on ebay: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemcategory=11047item=3004366043 I was thinking, this is weird. It says 125 games, but only a few are listed. And the feedback rating is only 3. So I figured, let's see what else this guy has to offer. And

[SWCollect] Once and Future

2003-02-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Any of the people on this list have a spare copy of Once and Future from Cascade Mountain Publishing that they'd be willing to sell/trade to me? I never heard of this when it was first released, unfortunately, and was also too stupid to buy it from Ye Olde Infocom Shoppe when they had an extra.

RE: [SWCollect] Ebay/Half feedback

2003-02-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
The worst thing is that when you view feedback on Ebay, there is no way to just see the negative feedback. You have to jump through 17 pages of "A seller" before you get to "The seller stole my money, then sodomized me". Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [SWCollect] Ebay Gets Crazier and Crazier

2003-02-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Huh? When I looked at this auction before I don't think the buy it now price was more than $25 or so...maybe I'm going bonkers. Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]Sent: Sunday, February 02, 2003 12:52 AMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject:

[SWCollect] Chris Foreman's Gay Pride Shrine

2003-01-29 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Maybe you guys all noticed this part of the auction before, but I sure didn't... http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItemitem=3004111440category=4315 He's got an image from the YOIS vault, and some (presumably gay) porn on the monitor. This is a new low for Ebay... Stuart

RE: [SWCollect] Chris Foreman's Gay Pride Shrine

2003-01-29 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
The"picture of Chris"he used is from the April Fools page Chris posted a couple of years ago... Stuart -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]Sent: Wednesday, January 29, 2003 9:19 PMTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Chris Foreman's Gay

RE: [SWCollect] King's Quest 1

2003-01-23 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Jim, Your system is very interesting but I don't like it. Maybe according to YOUR definition of Adventure it encompasses all fantasy-style gaming, but this is not the commonly accepted definition of the genre. As I see it, adventures are games where the focus is on solving puzzles within the

[SWCollect] re: Not Fair

2003-01-21 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
The guy replied to my email. Ebay's site is so confusing now...how do I go about reporting this guy? Also, what will they do to him for it? He currently has a bunch of auctions up, but they're ending tomorrow I believe. Also, is this something that the list members are interested in? If not, I

[SWCollect] Not Fair

2003-01-20 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
Remember not too long ago I mentioned Bud Tucker in Double Trouble as a particularly rare and valuable game? Well some guy on ebay listed it among a bunch of different other auctions he had up. I bid the opening bid of 2 pounds. Nobody bid on it for a few days, then today I got a bid cancellation

RE: [SWCollect] King's Quest 1

2003-01-16 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
King's Quest 1 was the first adventure game where you could move the character around on the screen, as far as I know. What is a quasi-3D adventure game? How about Asylum? Stuart -Original Message- From: Chris Newman [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Thursday, January 16, 2003 8:44 PM To:

RE: [SWCollect] Some people push it...

2003-01-15 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
I have the QFG anthology. I bought it at Costco in the US some years agoit was a US release. I chucked out the box long ago, unfortunately, but still have the contents. It has QFG 1-4 plus various different versions of the games in different languages, IIRC. There is no QFG 5 demo. I

RE: [SWCollect] You can still get a great score on eBay...

2003-01-15 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
No kidding...are you trying to depress us all, Chris? : ) Stuart -Original Message- From: C.E. Forman [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Wednesday, January 15, 2003 11:53 PM To: Software Collectibles Mailing List Subject: [SWCollect] You can still get a great score on eBay... .when the

Re: [SWCollect] Our Mission

2002-08-01 Thread Stuart Feldhamer
As this is my first post to this list, allow me to say hello. I have been lurking for a few weeks, and while that probably isn't long enough, I had something to add here. If I'm missing some important etiquette, please let me know. Loom CD is a fairly rare game. Admittedly, the boxed version is