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The best stickless ST game ever made?

category: general [glöplog]
Now then, as the title says, what do YOU think the best Atari ST game is, that doesn't not require use of a joystick?

Not that I've played all that many Atari ST games here...but I'm going with Captain Blood.

Although I really did bang my head when I found out this was for the ST.
I had it long, long ago. For the IBM PC with CGA! (And no mouse)
I mean come on, the version for the 48K Spectrum was WAY better!
if you don't have a joystick but you do have a mouse and a monochrome screen.. try some games like esprit and oxyd (puzzlers) and ballerburg ('Worms' of the 80's).. these had me hooked for ages..
added on the 2007-12-21 14:22:38 by earx earx
I'm thinking Defender of the Crown.
A strong runner up would be Arkanoid 2 - the Revenge of Doh.
added on the 2007-12-21 14:24:57 by lug00ber lug00ber
Oh yeah, Ballerburg, the only thing ever able to glue me to an Atari ST for a whole day ;)
added on the 2007-12-21 14:27:44 by kb_ kb_
Maupiti Island?
added on the 2007-12-21 15:01:26 by __ __
Dungeon Master
added on the 2007-12-21 15:02:33 by keops keops
Pang !
added on the 2007-12-21 15:08:03 by TomS4wy3R TomS4wy3R
I have Defender of the Crown...and my god...that game is so damn difficult when you try to go raiding.
Not that the joust is much easier...

I'd play Monkey Island too...but...bleh, you can't go back and play the ST version after you've played it on the Amiga.
- Interphase \o/
- Hard Drivin'
- Super hang-on
- Cruise for a corpse
- Monkey island

There is a colour version of oxyd too :)
added on the 2007-12-21 15:19:53 by すすれ すすれ
Uh, btw. Wasn't No Second Price mouse-controlled as well?
added on the 2007-12-21 15:32:44 by lug00ber lug00ber
Goldrunner, Zac Mc Kraken, Krypton egg
Vroom + mouse ftw
added on the 2007-12-21 19:20:35 by pmdata pmdata
Shufflepuck Café
Sim City
Vroom Multiplayer
Dungeon Master
No Second Prize
Armour-Geddon (perhaps the best 3D-game on the ST?)

And many many more .. :-)
added on the 2007-12-24 23:01:46 by evil evil
i liked bolo a lot. one of the few sw ST games. had a completely new breakout feeling because of the movement. 1987
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added on the 2007-12-25 12:31:30 by seppjo seppjo
on ST I was highly addicted to:
- Deflektor
- Kult
- Capitain Blood
- Shufflepuck Café
- The Pawn
- B.A.T. (with hardware so ST finally had decent sound)
- any Arkanoid (+clones)

now pls sort off the (few) stickless ones :D
added on the 2007-12-25 13:34:48 by EviL EviL


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