I wondered what he was playing with the dearth of space sims.
- On computer games.
“I have played Elite, Wing Commander, X-Wing and altogether too many outer-space-shoot-em-ups. I mean, don’t they all have shields, missiles and stuff?”
“Well, right now I’m storming through Privateer under the callsign of Flash Bastard, whose career has progressed throughout the whole Wing Commander series.”
Perhaps Milo could interest him in a copy of Starshatter
He used to play the Tomb Raider games too. He posts regularly under his own name on a number of game related Usenet forums. A quick google groups search should turn them up.
Terry Prattchet likes me! I just thought i would let you know. 8)
Note to admins: I am still not feeling cool.