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iPhone: Retro Games

10-04-2008, 08:16 PM
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Retro Games

Anyone else LOVE these retro games? Like LED Football, Pole Position, Pac Man, etc?

Personally I just love the LED Football app... I'm 19 so I wasn't around when these games were hits, but I've always loved the retro games

Anyone have any info about more games like this? Especially LED Baseball?
10-04-2008, 10:47 PM
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10-04-2008, 10:53 PM
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Originally Posted by arn View Post
you might consider Aqua Hoops
Whoa dude that's pretty cool!

Got any others?
10-04-2008, 11:03 PM
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Haha I remember having a toy like that
10-05-2008, 12:18 AM
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Originally Posted by Hitman45 View Post
I too am a huge fan of the retro games. Here are some I found on the Appstore.
Whoa, almost bought Frogger until I read a review about it not being compatible with the Touch... What's up with that??
10-05-2008, 01:16 AM
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Wow, I had totally forgotten about that game until I just watched that video. I can't even remember how old I was when I was playing that. Definitely buying it.
10-05-2008, 07:18 AM
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Another game that reminds me of the cheap plastic games handheld games that we used to buy is Micro Labyrinth (link: http://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=288297101&mt=8 )!

We also need ports of Pitfall, Burger Time, and Tapper. It would be fun to play Tapper on a touchscreen. I'd also like to see a King's Quest-type game (Roberta Williams classic), a Wizardy-type game (Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord version), and Dark Castle (a great Mac classic)!

Last edited by vandy1997; 10-05-2008 at 07:23 AM.
10-05-2008, 07:30 AM
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I love retro arcade games. I have hundreds of them on my PC, that I use with the MAME emulator (and yes, I own all the arcade boards these roms come from. )
Is there a good MAME emulator for jailbroken iPhones? If so, I'd seriously consider jailbraking.

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