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Lemmings Paintball (1995)

Lemmings Paintball

Psygnosis Limited

This is a Lemmings game, but one that’s not in a side-scrolling perspective like the early ones. You have to splatter your enemies with paintballs from your paintgun. The number of Lemmings you control can change throughout the game, although the number is usually more than one in the higher levels.

Lemmings 2: The Tribes (1993)

Lemmings 2: The Tribes

Psygnosis Limited

The sequel to one of the most famous games ever now has a much more significant plot. The Lemmings have split into 12 distinct tribes, each of which has their own landscape and their own cultural identity – they include Egyptian, Circus and Highland. However, Lemming Island is now in danger, and you must complete 10 levels for each tribe in order for them to reunite and reassemble the Talisman from the 12 pieces.

Lemmings (1991)

Lemmings

Psygnosis Limited

Your task is to rescue the Lemmings across 120 levels of fast-paced puzzling. These creatures simply walk blindly through the world in the hope of reaching safety at the end of the level – unfortunately these levels include steep drops, gaps in the ground, barriers and rivers amongst other hazards.

Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards (1987)

Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards

Sierra On-Line, Inc.

Larry, the game’s protagonist, is a short, tacky, balding, leisure suit-wearing kinda guy who’s constantly searching for his next score. His combination of stupidity and brashness gets Larry into trouble. The object is to get him out of trouble in traditional adventure fashion, finding and manipulating objects as you thread your way through the story line. The content is comedic and adult-oriented. A graphical interface is used with a text parser to input commands. Typical of Sierra games, progress is tracked through a set amount of points, awarded for advancement or minor actions.

Leisure Suit Larry 6: Shape Up or Slip Out! (1993)

Leisure Suit Larry 6: Shape Up or Slip Out!

Sierra On-Line, Inc.

Shape Up or Slip Out! is the fifth game in Al Lowe’s Leisure Suit Larry series. All the events from the previous games are forgotten. Larry is once again single, and again his goal is to capture the interest of various ladies. By sheer coincidence, Larry finds himself on a TV Game Show called “Stallions”. He wins a weekend at the Spa Resort, La Costa Lotta. Naturally, there are some beautiful women in the spa who are just dreaming about such a wonderful, handsome man as Larry! Uh… or is it really so? It is your goal to find out! Using your wit, you should solve all the puzzles and satisfy the wishes of all the ladies!

Leisure Genius presents Monopoly (1989)

Leisure Genius presents Monopoly

Virgin Games, Inc.

This version of the classic board game supports several graphic formats and offers some different options. From 2 to 8 players can play the game, and they can all be computer players if you wish. This allows you to just sit back and watch as the computer takes over. You can choose to play a short game with a specified time limit, or a standard game, and there is a save game feature.

 

Lakers vs. Celtics and the NBA Playoffs (1989)

Lakers vs. Celtics and the NBA Playoffs

Electronic Arts, Inc.

Lakers vs. Celtics is a basketball game featuring real NBA teams. Gameplay is action-oriented with an emphasis on offense. Play an exhibition game or try to win the NBA title in the playoff tournament mode. A season mode is not available. You can substitute tired players but there aren’t any other management options.

King’s Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow (1992)

King’s Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow

Sierra On-Line, Inc.

In King’s Quest VI, you play the role of Prince Alexander, as he desperately searches for Princess Cassima of the Land of the Green Isles, who is being held against her will by her captor, Vizier Abdul Alhazred. To successfully help him, he must travel between the Land’s four islands and encounter strange beasts that will either help or hinder him. There are many alternate paths you can take, as well as different endings you can watch. Like its predecessor, actions are performed using a point-and-click interface. The CD-ROM version of the game includes both DOS and Windows versions, full speech, a 50-meg introduction, and the Girl in the Tower theme song.

King’s Quest V: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder! (1990)

King’s Quest V: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder!

Sierra On-Line, Inc.

While it was a beautiful sunny day, King Graham decided to go out for a walk in the woods and hope that everything is normal when he got back. However, while he was gone, an evil wizard called Mordack uses a spell to warp his castle out of Daventry, along with the royal family. Soon after, Graham came back, only to realize that the castle is gone. After he wonders why, an owl called Cedric speaks to him about it and transports him to the land of Serenia, where his boss Crispin helps him get ready to face up to Mordack. Cedric is asked to go with him to make sure that Graham does not get in trouble.

KGB (1992)

KGB

Virgin Games, Inc.

It is August 1991, the USSR has only a few days left before its tremendous collapse and KGB officer Maksim Rukov has been moved, without explanation, to the newly formed Department P which investigates KGB corruption and roots out possible double-agents and traitors.