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Old 10-20-2012, 04:26 PM
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Wanted: Commodore 64/128 games


I'm looking for working copies of the old SSI D&D games, M.U.L.E., Psi 5 Trading Company, Arkanoid 2: Revenge of Doh, Temple of Apshai in particular. I have a floppy disk drive, so I want the games on disk or possibly on cartridge (I THINK the old computer takes cartridges) but I don't have a cassette drive, and I don't think I want to hook one up, either.

I'll need the accompanying booklets and copy protection devices on the D&D games (some of them had cardboard wheels that you aligned to find a code word) and for the Apshai game.

If you have other C64/128 games or software, let me know, I might be interested, particularly if it's an RPG.

Why yes, I DID just visit the "rebuying things you used to own" thread. I've worn out my copies of those games, and I'd like to play them again. Particularly M.U.L.E.
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Old 11-01-2012, 11:39 PM
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I found a couple of copies of Psi 5 Trading Company. Now to see if they work.

And yes, the computer DOES take cartridges.
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Old 11-04-2012, 08:23 AM
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Lynn, my sister did buy a working Commodore 64 from a garage sale so maybe you could pick up something there.

And does your version have one of those tape drives?
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Old 11-04-2012, 08:46 AM
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Fans of those old school games have made some very faithful emulations for PCs. Does that work for you?
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Old 11-04-2012, 07:51 PM
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I don't have a tape drive, though I might get one if I found a game that I really, really wanted. I had a cassette player for my old TI99/4A, though. I got to the point where I could hum along with the cassette as it was loading Tunnels of Doom.

I was sort of hoping to avoid emus/ROMs, as my husband has a weird system on this computer, so a lot of things don't work right, even though theoretically they're supposed to work with Win7. I am also uneasy about copyright issues. However, M.U.L.E. is calling me. Oh, how I loved MULE. I'm weakening fast.
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Old 11-04-2012, 07:53 PM
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http://www.atarimule.com/downloads.htm
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Old 11-06-2012, 12:07 AM
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If I click that link, am I gonna disappear, never to be heard from again?
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