English Amiga Board

Go Back   English Amiga Board > abime.net - Hosted Projects > project.aGTW

Thread Tools
Old 09 November 2016, 23:30   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: America
Posts: 17
Question Obscure StarSoft games

These 3 games were advertised in the USA MouseTrap sleeve. You can see scans here.

  • Aliants
  • Pirates of the Barbary Coast
  • Time Capsule

Time Capsule is "coming soon" but the wording for the other 2 suggests they may have been finished or nearly so.

They aren't listed in HOL or other games lists afaik

I've wondered about this for years.
David is offline  
Old 09 November 2016, 23:52   #2
Zone Friend

s2325's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Gargore
Age: 38
Posts: 17,789
I think they used adverts from ST Mouse Trap:
Time Capsule is still mystery.
s2325 is offline  
Old 13 November 2016, 23:32   #3
Registered User
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: America
Posts: 17
I think you've figured it out, thanks!

That means Time Capsule probably wouldn't have been an Amiga game either. StarSoft published games up until at least 1989 so either it got canceled or it's hopelessly obscure.

According to that site, Aliants and Pirates (for ST) are preserved, which is good, but half of StarSoft's ST catalog is undumped:

Powerstone and Elf Lord's Magic
Santa Paravia and Fiumaccio
Stock Market

(That's just an FYI in case any ST fans are reading, sorry for the off topic)
David is offline  

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Live streaming Amiga games on Twitch! (Lots of obscure stuff) Macaw Amiga scene 3 08 March 2015 16:17
Obscure PD Shape Fitting Game manic23 Looking for a game name ? 17 03 May 2014 01:52
Obscure 8-bit console from the 80s with never before seen Mario games! Castelian Retrogaming General Discussion 8 10 December 2010 21:17
Obscure Free To Good Home Loedown MarketPlace 0 31 December 2009 09:39
Few obscure manuals in the zone RedskullDC support.Hardware 14 04 October 2008 10:51

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 14:34.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Page generated in 0.05916 seconds with 13 queries