Dec 14, 2006

Mutating nostalgia

Three shall be the number thou shalt count, and the number of the counting shall be three. Four shalt thou not count, neither count thou two, excepting that thou then proceed to three. Five is right out.

Thus three free games, three flash retro remakes, three experiments in originality, shall be presented here, at this god-fearing, three-loving and always humble blog. Behold and tremble, mortals! (Ok, enjoy, too)

And Saint Attila raised the hand grenade up on high, and he clicked here and had a go at spASCII Invaders. A remake of Space Invaders, that's thankfully much faster, and uses rather brilliantly ASCII characters for graphics.

And the Lord did grin, and the people did feast upon the lambs and sloths and carp and anchovies and orangutans and breakfast cereals, and fruit bats and finally decided to play Duckhunt 1945. A silly game really, a Call of Duty - Duckhunt bastard that came to be after a drunken orgy, and usually resides here.

ONE! TWO! FIVE! What are we fighting for? What's Blockdude? Well, it's a pretty faithful remake, albeit with much improved graphics, of the TI-83 excellent puzzler Blockdude. All 11 original levels are present and 3 extra new ones have been added. Joy!

Related @ Gnome's Lair: more brilliant free games, more flash games, The DOOM adventure

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  1. joy indeed,
    exceptional find mr. Gnom_)



    (looks at k_yboard....._)

    f_ck..... lost an _

    (s_arches floor..........nothing
    puts on sp_ctacl_s ..s_arches floor) Eur_ka!!!!!

    exceptional post mr.Gnome

  2. I tried in vain to access these lovely games... tomorrow is another day...
    Many thanks for looking up new gaming experiences!
    Gnome, You're a mythic legend!

  3. Why, Mr. Elderly, where had they been? The Es I mean... Shoddy cheap-ass keyboards...

    Father Krishna, what went wrong with the games? Oh, and you're a fatherly being...

  4. ....bloody r electronic brain implants... its preposterous... in this day and age, having to still rely on our fingers to get where we want... bahhhh!

  5. A disgrace to our race indeed. Next thing will be actualy using pens...


  6. phfff... puh... pah! pens, indeed... pens retro-grade i say, retro-grade.... phhh!

  7. Retro-grade pens huh? Pencils?

  8. lol.... weel pencils wooden be so bad.... wooden wood...

    oh well....

  9. Heheeeee hehe