...on computers 1980 3 quarters (3 stars) A Apple II California Pacific Computer Home Computer System Keyboard Role Playing Game

Akalabeth

The Game: You start the game by creating a character, Basic D&D style, who enters the world defenseless and just this side of naked. It’s your job to arm and armor your alter-ego, buy plenty of rations, and then set out to explore the world of Britannia, and the treacherous dungeons that lie beneath it. …

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...at home 1982 4 quarters (4 stars) A Action Adventure Game Systems Intellivision Intellivision Controller Keypad Mattel Electronics Maze Role Playing Game Shooting At Enemies

Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Cartridge

The Game: Your quest begins as you set out from the safety of home to look for adventure in mountainous caverns. When you wander into the dungeons and caverns, your view zooms in to the maze your adventurer is exploring, complete with treasures to collect and deadly dangers to duel. (Mattel Electronics, 1982) Memories: Combining …

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...on computers 1982 3 quarters (3 stars) Apple II Avalon Hill Keyboard Role Playing Game T

Telengard

The Game: Using primitive text-based graphics, Telengard books for you a no-expenses-paid vacation through dungeons and hallways full of orcs and other nasties. If you can map the twisty passages, you might just make it back to the Adventurers’ Inn to claim your newfound experience points and heal from your many battles…and if you get …

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...on computers 1982 5 quarters (5 stars) Home Computer System Keyboard Role Playing Game T Texas Instruments TI 99/4a

Tunnels Of Doom

The Game: A party of up to four adventurers descends into the depths of a dungeon to recover their kidnapped king and find his magical orb. Along the way, the band of intrepid adventurers will have to fight off everything from packs of wild dogs to evil creatures determined to bring the quest to an …

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...on computers 1 Button 1983 4 quarters (4 stars) Action Adventure Atari 8-Bit Computers Epyx G Home Computer System Joystick Keyboard Maze Role Playing Game

Gateway To Apshai

The Game: The player controls a weary adventurer weaving his way through a dungeon populated by treasures and deadly danger. Starting out with the clothes on his back, a short sword in hand, and adding what he can along the way, the player’s adventurer progresses through twisty mazes, vanquishes an increasingly dangerous rogues’ gallery of …

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...on computers 1985 2 Buttons 4 quarters (4 stars) A Apple II Edit Your Own Levels Electronic Arts Home Computer System Joystick Keyboard Role Playing Game

Adventure Construction Set

The Game: Digital dungeon masters never had it so good. From the design of tiles and characters to the basic rules governing the player’s interactions with his world, it’s all up for grabs. Items can be placed, their abilities defined, and enemies can be generated. Let the games begin…but is it more fun to create …

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...on computers 1 Button 1985 5 quarters (5 stars) Activision Commodore 64 Joystick Keyboard L Role Playing Game

Little Computer People

The Game: Does it ever seem like your computer has a mind of its own? Maybe it does! Activision’s Little Computer People provides computer owners with a virtual three-story house, designed to lure the computer people out of your wiring and into a hospitable habitat. Once a little person has moved into his new home …

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...at home 1986 2 Buttons 4 quarters (4 stars) Available In Our Store Game Systems Intellivision Intellivision Controller INTV Corp. Keypad Role Playing Game T

Tower Of Doom

The Game: Abandon hope, all ye who enter the Tower of Doom. Armed and armored, adventurers enter seeking treasure, mystery and glory…but all that stands between them and those goals are dragons, monsters, bizarre traps that twist space and time, and, of course, twisty little passages (there are always twisty little passages). When a battle …

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...on computers 1986 5 quarters (5 stars) Apple II Keyboard Origin Role Playing Game U

Ultima IV: Quest Of The Avatar

The Game: Darkness has fallen anew upon Britannia, and Lord British calls for your service again. You start out alone, accumulating traveling (and fighting) companions along your journey, striving to live by the Eight Virtues that govern conduct in the kingdom. Along the way, numerous creatures, both evil and simply pesky, challenge you. As you …

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...at home 1987 2 Buttons 5 quarters (5 stars) Action Adventure D-Pad Game Systems home video games only L NES Nintendo Role Playing Game

The Legend Of Zelda

The Game: Link wanders the kingdom of Hyrule, attempting to defeat the minions of the evil Ganon and trying to gather the weapons, tools, and items he will need to free the kingdom. Most vital on his quest is the recovery of all the pieces of the magical Triforce, the most powerful force that can …

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...at home 1989 2 Buttons 5 quarters (5 stars) D-Pad European Import Game Systems home video games only Origin Role Playing Game Sega Sega Master System U

Ultima IV

The Game: Darkness has fallen anew upon Britannia, and Lord British calls for your service again. You start out alone, accumulating traveling (and fighting) companions along your journey, striving to live by the Eight Virtues that govern conduct in the kingdom. Along the way, numerous creatures, both evil and simply pesky, challenge you. As you …

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...at home 1990 4 quarters (4 stars) D-Pad Game Systems More Than 2 Buttons NES Pony Canyon Role Playing Game U

Ultima: Quest Of The Avatar

The Game: Darkness has fallen anew upon Britannia, and Lord British calls for your service again. You start out alone, accumulating traveling (and fighting) companions along your journey, striving to live by the Eight Virtues that govern conduct in the kingdom. Along the way, numerous creatures, both evil and simply pesky, challenge you. As you …

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...at home 1996 5 quarters (5 stars) Action Adventure D-Pad Game Systems home video games only Isometric View More Than 2 Buttons Nintendo Role Playing Game S Square Super Nintendo

Super Mario RPG

The Game: The seemingly endless battle between Mario and Bowser continues with the Koopa king’s latest kidnapping of the princess. A fierce battle ensues in Bowser’s castle, ending with what seems like a swift defeat for Bowser, when another combatant appears: a huge sword from the sky impales the castle, driving both Mario and Bowser …

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...at home 2 quarters (2 stars) 2000 Bandai D-Pad Game Systems Japanese Import More Than 2 Buttons Playstation Role Playing Game S

Space Battleship Yamato

The Game: In the year 2199, Earth is beseiged by radioactive planet bombs launched by the Gamilons. When two junior officers happen upon alien wreckage on Mars, including a message intended for Earth with details of new propulsion and weapon systems, and the promise of a device which could restore Earth to its former beauty, …

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