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Old 29 March 2011, 11:32   #21
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Hybris & Stunt Car Racer.

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In particular very few good games game out after about 1991...Cannon Fodder series, Zeewolf series, Primal Rage, Syndicate and Rise of the Robots being the only ones that spring to mind.
This is absolute crap, plenty of good games came out. ROTR being good is the funniest thing I've ever heard!
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Old 29 March 2011, 11:38   #22
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Two of my all-time fav amiga games were from '89 - Battle Chess and North & South. ...Shufflepuck Cafe and Stunt Car Racer also rocked.

Dynamite Dux, Rainbow Islands and the Ninja Warriors were pretty solid arcade conversions from 89 which I also really enjoyed.

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Old 29 March 2011, 12:01   #23
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Stunt Car Racer
Rick Dangerouse
Blood Money
Batman
Barbarian
North & South (great 2 player memories on that one)
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Old 10 April 2011, 14:49   #24
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for actual time spent playing it must be -
Speedball
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North&South - yeh, I remember playing this 2 player with my bro for hours.
still a good giggle today too
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Old 11 April 2011, 12:15   #25
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Minuous is on cloud cuckoo land. Rise of the Robots and Primal Rage are dogshit

My votes go to...

1988 - Sidewinder
1989 - Rainbow Islands
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Old 11 April 2011, 12:37   #26
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I didnt have an amiga in these years, so Im not biased my memories of better times. Probably only 2 games ive played from 88. Played a couple from 89 when i was in primary school (Sim City and Carmen San Diego). I spose all those crap games eventually lea to some decent stuff down the line.

88 - IK+
89 - Xenon2
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Old 12 April 2011, 11:36   #27
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88: ik+ of course! I still play sometimes and i always win black belt!
89: Batman the movie! The batmania was so big this year so when the game was released i played it in every format available(zx spectrum and cpc that days...amiga a little time later)! I loved that game!
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Old 26 April 2011, 19:54   #28
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I cant do just one i had loads in 88-89 like Insanity Fight, Future Tank ,Mouse Trap and IK+ but i must say i played Obliterator to death
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Old 26 April 2011, 20:46   #29
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Rainbow Islands.
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Old 26 April 2011, 23:50   #30
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88' - Hostages
89' - Elite

When I'm not playing the above two games I am nearly always playing Rise of the Robots
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Old 27 April 2011, 00:35   #31
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Giana Sisters

89
Test Drive II

Oh what I lost hours and days in these games.

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Old 27 April 2011, 12:35   #32
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Funny but I always thought Rainbow Islands was released in 1990?
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Old 27 April 2011, 12:38   #33
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Some reviews are from 1989 : http://hol.abime.net/1191/review
It's also on the box (original arcade is from 1987).
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Old 27 April 2011, 12:45   #34
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Mmh, probably not released before January/February 1990.
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Old 27 April 2011, 13:15   #35
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1988 - Wizball. Now I know that first it was made for 8 bit machines but cannot recall any 'typical' Amiga game released in 88 I liked

1989 - North and South, TwinWorld

years 90 & 91 were the shit!

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Old 27 April 2011, 14:08   #36
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88 hybris (and all time fav as well)
89 rick dangerous
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Old 27 April 2011, 14:55   #37
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Really 1989? Maybe the US release.
It does say 1989 on HOL, so that's what I've always assumed myself.
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Old 27 April 2011, 14:59   #38
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Great Giana Sisters,

Stunt Car racer, I ran a 60 foot cable between mine and my mate next door but 1 so we could play against each other, good fun

There were a lot of good games in those 2 years, sometimes it was hard to actually decide what to play as i couldn't make up my mind half the time while flipping through the disc caddy
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Old 27 April 2011, 15:35   #39
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I ran a 60 foot cable between mine and my mate next door
now there's Amiga dedication lmao, great stuff
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Mmh, probably not released before January/February 1990.
You are right, at least in Greece!
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