discuss text & graphic adventures for Acorns. level 9, robico & epic led this field
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I'm asking on behalf of a friend who's trying to locate a game she played on the Arcs when she was in school (mid to late 90s), to quote her:
Help me out here: I'm trying to pin down the name of a text-and-graphics adventure on the Archimedes. It was set in Ancient Egypt, but wasn't one of the Arcventure games.
It was set in a city, presumably Cairo. I think I was supposedly educational... or at least, I found it installed on the Arcs at my school.
I've come up with nowt, but I've never really gone into the educational side. Does this strike any memories with anybody?
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My archives are for 8-bit educational titles for the BBC. I have some 32-bit software but these are generally conversions of existing 8-bit titles.
Why do I keep collecting Acorn gear? I'm going to need a considerably bigger man-cave.
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I have a vague memory of the software you mention from late in my primary school years. I believe there was an ancient greeks one also, focused on Thesues and the minotaur. Unfortunately I have no idea what the software was called or where to even begin to find it.
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