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Some Modern

Some Modern Retrogames

Some games written for computers and consoles of old, far past the time those computers and consoles were current.

Racked Off


A very fun game, and notable that there is (as far as I can tell) no random element — the baddies' movements are completely determined by your own.

Joe Gunn


A good game which I remember liking, but not having a chance to play much.

Fairy Well


A good game which I remember liking enough to play through to the end.

Fall Down


A retrogame I discovered in the aughts where two players, starting at the top of some multi-floored structure, race to fall down to each next lowest level; the first to fall through a floor captures it, and the player who captures the most floors wins. Strangely addictive in spite of (or possibly because of) its simplicity; there is a large element of luck, since you don't know where the holes are going to be in upcoming floors, but also an element of strategy, since the floors are low-friction and you carry momentum, and a lot of just frantic fun running-around action.