Space Giraffe Creator: Jeff Minter - Part 2

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Topic started: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 17:51
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Juno Blaster
Fri, 27 Apr 2007 17:51
He's becoming my hero!

Can't wait for this.
Joined 3 Sep 1999
Fri, 27 Apr 2007 18:31
You must be relatively new to this gaming lark - the Yak is many an 8-bit gamer's hero
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Mon, 30 Apr 2007 11:18
Minter is a hero, there's no two ways about it. Llamatron was one of the best Amiga games ever.

But all this plumbing the depths of Tempest kind of freaks me. Let's remmeber, Tempest is David Theurer's creation, but it seems to have become Minter's legacy...

And his work on Tempest 2/3K was merely to add noise, swearing and distraction to a game that is one of the pure, hardcore gaming greats. Minter is cool, Tempest is cool. Minter + Tempest = not cool.

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