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Under new management.

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 No.7827[Reply]

Official /vr/ meta thread. Post any and all questions, concerns, and whatever else about this board and the moderation of it. This includes what should and should not be allowed under the board rules.

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 No.8014

>>8013

It's on PS2, so go ahead.

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 No.7828[Reply]

Rules:

All threads must pertain to console, computer, or arcade video games.

Allowed console games is anything that came out on a 6th gen console or older.

Allowed computer games is anything that came out in 2005 or earlier, or runs natively under WinXP or any other OS released before 2005.

Allowed arcade games is anything that runs under MAME or another standalone emulator(FBNeo, Model 2, Supermodel, Naomi, etc). Arcade games that run natively under Windows or Linux, or under Teknoparrot, are not allowed. Go to /1cc/ for those.

Related stuff like video game music and magazines are allowed. GCCX and any other professionally broadcasted TV shows about retro games is allowed. E-Celebs are not allowed.

NSFW content is no longer allowed. Go fap elsewhere. New management, we're going SFW.

Updated for 2020, 6th gen consoles and WinXP era games are now allowed.

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 No.8022[Reply]

sup dead board, whats new with you?

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 No.7927[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

C64 thread. Zoomers need to apply.

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 No.7983

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 No.7984

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 No.7985

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fin

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 No.7986

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 No.8021

You didn't need to post those images that were obvious GIMP jobs done this century. Most of those look total shit on an actual CRT.

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 No.4604[Reply]

GUISE BRUTAL DOOM LMAO

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 No.7988

tried brutal once. gave me aids. into the trash it went.

heard there was a light version or some shit in the making, might try that one out but don't expect much. they always pozz one thing or another in their "enhancements". i did like a few things but there was just way too much fuzz too for my taste. maybe good for less purist npcs and zoomer types, not for me.

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 No.7994

File: a9e19f36bd8f164⋯.png (408.49 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Doom.png)

My experience with Doom goes back to flash game ports and the XBLA version on 360. I've been enjoying GZDoom set to vanilla settings at 640x400 full screen and no texture filtering. I've also given brutal doom a try.

I'm sad that the auto aim isn't consistent enough for me to play without mouse look without feeling frustrated my shots aren't going up. One of my favorite parts of doom was only having to turn left or right.

Oh yeah, and join the server you nerds. 76.242.29.107:10666

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 No.8009

>>6454

This, it was fun around version 12 and got really annoying the closer it came to version 20. I don't even know what number it's on now but it used to be decent fun but then he kept fucking with it, and fucking with it and just didn't know when to stop cause it's been done for a long time.

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 No.8010

>>6553

>a remaster of Doom 1 and 2 would look amazing if done in a similar way to for example the Sonic 2 HD project

There have been many projects started over the years but none were ever finished and people just couldn't agree on the art style to use.

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 No.8020

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This mod looks pretty great

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 No.403[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

This thread is for the civil discussion of CRT displays (TVs and monitors) as used for retro video games and systems allowed by the board rules in the current sticky. Subtopics *directly* related to this main topic are welcome.
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 No.7668

File: ed3bacd03656ad7⋯.jpg (3.15 MB, 3504x4672, 3:4, 1549155542520176559699.jpg)

Okay so did more work on this and more yet needs to be done (pretty sure I need to replace the PPU2 and a few probably troublesome capacitors now but I can't get at those without better tools), only thing that bugs me is that I don't know how to turn off the green text at the top-right of the TV what says what input it's displaying atm. Does anyone know how to turn that off without a remote or do I have to specifically source that from somewhere?

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 No.7677

File: 085926b18629901⋯.jpg (21.76 KB, 360x409, 360:409, a.jpg)

What is the baby's first CRT? I don't want to spend enthusiast level dough here, just want a decent screen with an electron gun.

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 No.7678

>>7677

Usually Computer CRT monitors are cheap/free on Craigslist and have pretty decent image quality. They usually have an 85hz refresh rate and that might fuck up your lightgun.

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 No.7680

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>>7073

That's exactly why I stick to composite. I just wish the Sega Genesis didn't have such a crappy composite connection.

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 No.8019

> work at a (((recycling))) company

> watch very good CRTs every day get destroyed

> sees a 29" CRT VGA monitor in very good shape

> scared to be seen as a hoarder

> to shy to ask the boss if I can keep it

> the monitor gets tossed in a container and is destroyed for parts

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 No.7836[Reply]

Because someone on the River City Girls /v/ thread asked me to. Note that this doesn't cover anything past what the rules allow (like River City: Rival Showdown or the upcoming River City Girls). This isn't exactly a crosspost either, since there's a lotta info here not on the original write-up.

>What is Kunio-kun?

A classic but also still on-going series of video games usually about a hot-blooded high school kid known as Kunio beating up a city of thugs single-handedly in a day with his bare fists or a trash can. Its first game, Nekketsu Kouha Kunio-kun, is said to be the very first beat-em-up after Kung-Fu, and is what later inspired the Double Dragon series.

Occasionally, however, he's the sports leader for everything under the sun, and fully endorses beating the shit out of the enemy team as a valid strategy. So his series is mainly a mix of beat-em-ups, and sports games where you beat them up. There's also a puzzle game and a platform fighter that came out way before Smash Bros. existed. Most people know his games but never really made the connection, since any games that went to the west were all under different names: Renegade, Super Dodge Ball, River City Ransom, Nintendo World Cup, and Crash 'N The Boys: Street Challenge, If you've played any of these games, you've played a Kunio-kun game. If you've played Double Dragon II: The Revenge on Game Boy, you've also played a Kunio-kun game.

This huge list of games will be separated into 3 parts: The beat-em-ups, the sports, and the miscellany. Because of this it might not be in perfect chronological order.

<The Beat-Em-Ups

>Renegade (Nekketsu Kouha Kunio-kun) (NES, Arcade)

The very game that Double Dragon would later be based off of, and is pretty much considered the very first beat-em-up right after Kung-fu. As such it's very primitive, even more so on NES. In the arcade version you just beat goons but in the NES version there's also a bike scene and overall more "modes" than the arcade, and could be considered overall harder. Play if you want to get your history on, but note, it's very primitive and rough around the edges

>River City Ransom (Downtown Nekketsu Monogatari) (NES, X68000,Post too long. Click here to view the full text.

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 No.7837

<The Sports

>Super Dodgeball (Nekketsu Kōkō Dodgeball Bu) (Arcade, NES, X68000, and at some point PC Engine, Game Boy port later, and eventually a sequel on SNES, then an all-new remake for Neo Geo)

Lead Kunio and his gang to victory by finding a way to beat the life out of everyone with only a dodgeball. The PC Engine version, Nekketsu Kōkō Dodgeball Bu: PC Bangai Hen, is a special version of the original Dodge Ball which combines the graphics and teams of the arcade version with the emphasis on character-specific statistics and team formation. Features an arcade-style mode and a plot-oriented Quest Mode where Kunio gets his ass beat by a fucking alien and he and his crew have to euthanize them with dodgeballs.

>Nintendo World Cup (Nekketsu Kōkō Dodgeball Bu: Soccer Hen) (NES, X68000, Game Boy, at some point the PC engine, and ironically enough the Sega Drive)

Play some soccer/football and beat the shit out of the opposing team on the way. There's really not too much to say, it's simple as it gets. I think the PC Engine version (Nekketsu Kōkō Dodgeball Bu: CD Soccer Hen) is the definitive edition but I'm not too sure about that.

>Downtown Nekketsu Kōshinkyoku: Soreyuke Daiundōkai (NES, PC Engine, and later Game Boy)

A game that can be played with up to 4 players. Lead Nekketsu against 3 other rival schools in four different competitions, no holds barred, and beat the shit out of them too.

>Ike Ike! Nekketsu Hockey Bu: Subette Koronde Dairantō (Unreleased Title: Crash 'N The Boys: Ice Challenge) (NES)

One of Kunio's pals has self-esteem issues with his hockey team. Kunio uppercuts the fuck out of him and tells him to be a man, and then takes charge of his own hockey team and goes on a rampage. In short, hockey but you beat the shit out of everything. This was meant to be released in the US as the noted unreleased title, but for some reason never went far.

>Crash 'N The Boys: Street Challenge (Bikkuri Nekketsu Shinkiroku: Harukanaru Kin Medal) (NES, Game Boy)

Kunio's bloodlust grows. Now no longer content with beating the shit out of people with hockey sticks, he resorts to spiking people like they Post too long. Click here to view the full text.

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 No.7838

<Other

>Nekketsu Kakutō Densetsu (Famicom)

Not a beat-em-up and I'm not exactly sure if it could be counted as a sport game, but it's a 4-player 2-on-2 platform fighter that came way before Smash bros. Also features a custom character that's made based on your date of birth and blood type. I feel like the game's usually a curbstomp until the final boss, but it's great fun. There's tons of obstacles you use to your advantage.

>Kunio no Oden (Super Famicom)

A puzzle game that's sorta like Puyo Puyo? It's hard to explain how to play it since I've also yet to play this, but essentially it's one huge, cutesy eating competition

Since the series is still ongoing, if you wanna give money to them while still playing classic games, you can get Kunio-kun: The World Classics collection for most modern gaming stations including PC (but it's all Japan-only) and be able to play most of the NES/Famicom classics, both original and an updated version that helps reduce lag in some games. I've also got a collection of translated and untranslated Kunio games, and while it doesn't feature everything (would if it could), it at least features most of the classic NES games and a couple SNES games. There's also a 3DS game in the mix but it should be easily noticeable and easy to skip.

https://mega.nz/#F!yFVCGAQZ!nf3AwhHUvOa4nTfFtq6kAA

Other than that, Kunio discussion thread I guess. One of the biggest mysteries, for anyone willing to hunt them down, is the River City Ransom/Downtown Nekketsu Monogatari EX 2007 hacks and seeing if the "stars" thing is real. Again, the Jewtube embed here is an example.

(3/3)

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 No.7881

>>7836

Great series. I will try to collaborate with the team sometime soon. Nothing else to comment; the games excels. Unfortunately, quite unknown on the west side of things.

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 No.8018

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>>7836

>Renegade (Nekketsu Kouha Kunio-kun) (NES, Arcade)

Proud owner of the Master System version, play that version instead. Even if the bosses are all 6'4.

I've also heard good things about the Spectrum 128K port as well.

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 No.8016[Reply]

In my opinion one of the best platformers ever you might disagree.

>Why is it good?

The gameplay has some intresting stuff like: mid ranged weapons, power ups and great platforming for intstance the longest shortcut has great platforming elements

The story is a bit mediocre but there are some funny dialoges

The soundtrack DAMN THE SOUNDTRACK IS AMAZING!

and many more things…

And yes I played and still plays it on a PC

This is not my case btw

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 No.8017

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>>8016

>Used t have that exact cover OP posted, but for the Ps2 Version

>UKBong, fucking loved this game, had period of rayman autism looking at the game website semi-religiously, the one for the old Great Escape version of 2 with ly and others, that linked to the Rayman M site

>Got and played revolution, M, and the DS port of great escape, played Rayman 3- was fucking phenominal.

Only issues with 3 I had were

>Level progresson being like twinsanity, do it all right or start the fuck over if you wanna get everything from one stage

>Long-term ownership fucked the disk, game would freeze after I beat the exiled man-eater beast fused with dark-lum boy

And most importantly, this cock draining banger of a son that reaches into my soul and brings me to a better time before the damage to my frontal lobe i earned through keeping on track with the trap and newhalf tag on exhentai.org to around 2017.

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 No.7925[Reply]

PCem is a wonderful emulator, and I find that the experience overall is very enjoyable. The only downside, is that it requires a lot of CPU horsepower to emulate the faster Pentium CPUs. I'm in the process of testing out a bunch of old games that refuse to run on anything other than Win9X.

https://pcem-emulator.co.uk/

Does anybody else here use this emulator?

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 No.7993

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 No.7998

Unless I have a specific game that won't run properly under PCem, I use PCem for everything DOS and Win3.1.

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 No.8006

>>7998

Interesting. DOSBox emulates both DOS and 3.1, doesn't it? Is PCem superior for any reason?

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 No.8007

>>8006

From what I understand, DOSBox uses hacks to achieve better compatibility. PCem is extremely accurate, at the cost of higher CPU requirements.

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 No.8015

>>8006

Late reply, but like 8007 said, DOSbox focused on getting things running with lots of hacks and game specific settings. This wouldn't be an issue if they were still updating, but the last time DOSbox updated was years ago. It's "good enough" if it works, but that's about it. PCem is still under active development and is getting more accurate and faster as time goes on.

Meanwhile PCem has been focusing on trying to emulate every part of the hardware as 1:1 as possible. So instead of having a generic motherboard, generic graphics card, generic SB card and so on, PCem uses specific emulated hardware. So instead of generic mobo with generic CPU with a set clockspeed in settings, you would use say…. an ASUS P/I-P55T2P4 mobo with a Pentium MMX 166 CPU. You can go into the BIOS for this emulated mobo, and change any setting just like on real hardware. You aren't using some generic VGA card, you are using a Phoenix S3 Trio64 2D accelerator that can handle 16M colors at 1024 x 768 in Win3.1, paired with emulated VooDoo cards in SLI. Naturally, having actual real hardware emulated means games tend to run the first time without any special settings needed. DOSbox uses an emulated hackjob version of DOS. PCem will use any OS that you install on it. You wanted DOS 2.0? Go ahead and use it. You want to use DOS 6.2 with DOSSHELL backported to it and set to automatically run when you turn it on? You can set that up easily.

With DOSbox, you have to individually configure each game, but you don't usually have to setup the environment. With PCem you MUST setup the environment(install drivers for everything, install the OS, etc), but the majority of games the OS can run only requires you to install the game. While DOSbox is faster to setup to get a single game to run, PCem is faster in the long term for DOS/Win3.1 emulation. Once you have your DOS or Win3.1 box setup, all you need to do is mount the install disks and install the game and play.

The only downside to PCem is that it requires you to know what you are doing, where DOSbox is brain-dead easy, doubly so if you are using a front-end like D-Fend Reloaded. If you don't kPost too long. Click here to view the full text.

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 No.7995[Reply]

Have you heard if it ?

https://www.polymega.com

Buuuuuut its fucking expensive

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 No.7997

>its fucking expensive

And it still doesn't exist. Sounds nice on paper but it's just MiSTer for the technologically impared. Not to mention they're acting really shady about it's details and release.

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 No.8000

The thing about that got me is that its only cd based console clone. But as you said it might be trash like most of console clone.

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 No.8011

File: e45fdb6e1929cdd⋯.png (242.74 KB, 1114x455, 1114:455, ClipboardImage.png)

>>7995

>Boasts that it supports 30 consoles

>Half of them are the same console but in a different region

I've never seen any emulation console company try to use that as a selling point

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 No.8012

File: bb4041a69842f29⋯.png (199.26 KB, 1139x570, 1139:570, ClipboardImage.png)

>regular price $540

You can get a single modern console for even less than they're asking for a multi-platform emulation box. Why buy this shit when you can just buy a controller and clip for your phone and emulate all of these consoles through Retroarch

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 No.8008[Reply]

As a kid, I used to love the Fallout universe and lore, but I could never reconcile the fact that the world was frozen in time culturally for a good 120 years. I always thought just prolonging World War II and then having the nuclear apocalypse take place in the late 50’s or early 60’s would produce more or less the same result in terms of advanced nuclear fission based technologies and badass power armors, and make a hell of a lot more sense. Imagine if total warfare never truly ended until the nuclear apocalypse, for example, and essentially WW2 was the Great War that’s oft spoken of by the characters. You wouldn’t even have to change a lot of the dates, since it’s perfectly logical for the vaults to open up 200 to 300 years later anyway still. I prefer a tweaked timeline like this so much that I often play with this head canon in my head. Has anyone else ever put any thought into this, or shares my quibbles with the timeline?

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 No.8004[Reply]

Has anyone heard of these? Or know if they're a good clone of the Retrotink?

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 No.7996[Reply]

I'm looking for the scans of the Artbook that came with thr "Private Edition" version of Garage: Bad Dream Adventure,can someone that has them upload them o megadotco and post it in this thread?

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 No.8001

If at some point it comes up someone should post it on E-hentai Galleries to preserve it there.

https://e-hentai.org/

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 No.8002

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 No.4689[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

This thread is for discussing all things MAME and arcade allowed under the board rules. Also so I can share the romset I've been working on.

This is not intended to be a complete romset of every game dumped, but every game that actually works under MAME. Minus all the barcade, pinball, slot machine, pachinko, mahjong, porn, and other assorted crap titles most people would never touch. This also excludes arcadized console games(Nintendo VS system, etc), Tiger electronic handhelds and Game&Watch titles. This is a completely merged MAME romset, so all the clones(regional variants and revisions) and BIOS files are contained within the same .zip file as the parent game. If you wish to play a different region or variant of the game, just rename the zip to the version you want. The end result of this is a very clean rom list. No BIOS files littering the folder, and you don't have 18 variants of the same game to scroll through. You can also be certain that the game is playable, and is actually a videogame and not something else.

Keep in mind many games expect you to have a joystick, trackball, wheel, or other specific controls. A large number of racing games act funny if you don't have the hardware it's expecting. A decent amount of sports games react the same way. It's possible to map a lot of that to a controller with analog sticks, but not all games will control 100% properly unless you have the right sort of controller for them. Best of luck to keyboard users.

I'm trying to update the set every 10 mame revisions or so, but I'll update if something major pops up, like a major new game or emulation improvements. When an update comes out, I'll put up an update pack to update all needed roms to the latest standard. All you need to do is drag and drop or copy+paste the roms and overwrite the old ones. Then I'll take down the old fullset and upload the new fullset. I'm going to try to keep from too many update packs before updating the fullset, but shit happens.

As of 5/3/2019, the current fullset is 0.205, and the current update packs are 0.205 to 0.206 and 0.206 to 0.209.

Download links for the full 0.205 set here:

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 No.7819

P.S. Have to say, some games from good list I've tried were quite impressive

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 No.7895

I'm diving into MAME wish me luck…

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 No.7989

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I have a comfy complete set (including all history files, cheats, etc.) from 2002 or so with all the classics and just about 5GB in size. Was the last version before they added more modern titles and runs to this day. 0.61 or some shit, newest Rom is from year 2000 and was Metal Slug 3. The next mame already featured 3D titles, mine was the last with only 2D games. Running it with the EmuLoader frontend, works fine. Here's a screen cap. 3352 working (partially emulated are hidden in the GUI but everything is 100% complete) Roms.

Took me forever back then to get them all and I didn't even bother to update ever since. It's all the retro shit I will ever need (or mostly all).

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 No.7992

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 No.7999

>>7777

I can post again! Finally time to get updating. Updated set coming soon.

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 No.1917[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

There's already a DOS thread, let's have one on PC gaming in the Win95/98 era.
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 No.7705

Goofy Golf (Demo)

There was some game with a few different mini games. One was frogger-like? One had four colored skulls? I think yiu had ti solve matgs problems and pick a skull? I recall one being black and others being colored. One had some skeletons but it crashed due to file corruption for me.

There was some other flat gridded game with bright colored blocks, not Tetris at all (very static?) but it reminds me of Tetris.

Rats (killing rat infestation with a bunch of weapons)

Please excuse the vague descriptions, I was 6 or so.

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 No.7821

File: eb65cac72a2689d⋯.jpg (200.84 KB, 848x477, 16:9, 9b459f274856c1ea_848x477.jpg)

Actual Win95/98 player reporting in:

> 3DMark 2001

> Max Payne 1

> F14/F2? Lighting

> Star Wars Racing thingy

> Quake 1

> Quake 2

> Need for Speed

> MK3

> GTA 3 (swapped like crazy)

> Project IGI

> Hitman 47

> Operation Flashpoint (amazing for its day)

> CS 1.1+

> MOHAA

> RTCW

> Worms 2

> Battlefield 1942

> ColinMcrae Rally

> …

Pentium II-400, ??Mb, possible 3DFX (unconfirmed)

Duron 900/64Mb/GF2MX

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 No.7822

And I forgot the one that really impressed with grafix/sound - Ghost Recon, looks nice even today. And can't stress enough awesomness of OPF, it even has a speed of sound sumulated, real sky navigation with stars, good music, good stuff.

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 No.7918

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As much as I like the Quake series, I have to admit being blown away by Unreal when it came out. Being able to run this masterpiece @ 1440p under Linux is a real treat.

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 No.7991

>win95/98

"the age of the plague", as i recall it

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