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1 year ago#1
I remember playing the balls out of Blake Stone back in the day, but never heard people talk about it. But recently, in the few "old fps" threads that have popped up, it seems that everyone played Blake Stone.
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1 year ago#2
Who is Blake Stone?
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1 year ago#3
I played it, but I didn't know anyone else who'd even heard of it at the time. But I would expect people who post on a video game forum to have played and heard of more games than your average gamer.
1 year ago#4
It was my dad's favorite game, when I was growing up.

But I've never really heard anyone talk much about it since then.
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1 year ago#5
Not too many people talked about the Blake Stone series thanks to Doom forcing it into obscurity. Other than my brother, I never knew anyone else who played the games.
1 year ago#6
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1 year ago#7
There was more than just Blake Stone? Or was it like the episodic nature that most fps had at the time?
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1 year ago#8
i played blake stone, wolf 3D, doom, spear of destiny... love all of those games

blake was definitely the 'worst' of them though
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1 year ago#9
It was overshadowed by other shooters (and for good reason, IMO). However, many Apogee fans have probably tried it at some point.
1 year ago#10
It was fairly obscure due to bigger name games dominating. I played it once at a friends house.
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