CaptainBreakout Posted September 14, 2018 Share Posted September 14, 2018 (edited) I've been doing my best to collect all the Apple ][ games published by Compute! Magazine in the 80's. This includes the type-in games listed in the main Compute! periodical magazine, the books (Compute's 1st/2nd/3rd book of Apple, Best of Apple, etc), and the specific and obscure Compute's Apple Applications magazine. I'm trying to compile all the game software titles onto DSK images. I've been doing this for awhile... the first one I completed in 2006. It's posted here. Slight tangent: It's still a challenge to find some obscure Apple ][ game software. I find this odd and interesting in how history has played out. Other platforms like the C64 and ZX Spectrum have every nook and cranny dug out and brought to light (or seem too, from my perspective), and certainly most of the popular home consoles (2600, NES) have even the most obscure prototypes and WIP projects available and documented. Anyway, the Apple ][ was bowled over a bit I think (there's some interesting theories over time as to why). At any rate, all the games here in this thread are published games, in print form, from Compute! I've had to go to somewhat great lengths to find and type-in these things over the years despite being published nationally once upon a time. I've gathered enough material to compile 4 volumes, I could use this community's help tho... I have a bunch of PDF files that haven't been typed in and I could use some help there. Do you know the rewarding feeling it is completing a type-in game from a vintage computer magazine? Please let me know. I has PDFs. First come, first serve. Go crazy. Here's what's on the first disk. Volume 1 -------- Climber 5 High Rise Heat Seeker Miami Ice Balloon Crazy Webster Leaping Larry Basketball Sam & Ed Galacticon Powerball Galaxy Defender Volume 2 to follow. Volume 3 in the works. Volume 4 needs most of the titles typed-in still, so yeah... wanna help? Typed-In Games from COMPUTE! Vol 1 (2006).dsk Edited September 14, 2018 by CaptainBreakout 4 1 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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