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BBS Door Games

Postby Avon on Mon Jul 28, 2014 9:40 pm

Hi there.

I have just set up Legend of the Dragon (LORD) as an inter-BBS game on my BBS and in the process of hooking up Barren Realms Elite (BRE) as well.

If you would like to play them, I could use a few users/players to put them through their paces. The inter-BBS league has players from the USA and Europe taking part.

I'd also be curious as to which other BBS DOOR games you think I should get and install?

Any questions, comments are most welcome.

Cheers, Paul aka Avon.
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Re: BBS Door Games

Postby David H1131 on Wed Aug 17, 2016 9:11 pm

2 of the best door games ever I had them both when running my BBS. That's gone now but maybe i could re look at it.
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Re: BBS Door Games

Postby LS120 on Thu Aug 18, 2016 12:01 pm

i remember one call VGA planets.. i think i still have the reged floppy version some were.. also have some other bbs stuff on cd-roms.. message me if you are interested.. i think i have night-owl 3 cd set as well from memory..
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Re: BBS Door Games

Postby glc on Thu Aug 18, 2016 6:18 pm

VGA planets kept me amused off & on for a good 10 years. Best game I ever bought in terms of value for money. I believe it is now playable over the net for free, there are still a few hosting sites operating but nothing like the good old days.
Another door game was foodfight but that got a bit pointless after a while
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Re: BBS Door Games

Postby LS120 on Fri Aug 19, 2016 8:38 pm

same here and when i ran a bbs back in the dialup days i ran it as a door also.. would love to do it again one day but dont have a domain any more
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Re: BBS Door Games

Postby tezza on Thu Sep 08, 2016 4:19 pm

Door Games. That's a blast from the past! I recall door games on a few BBSs I frequented in the late 1980s.
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