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User Info: Ikari Gendo

Ikari Gendo
3 years 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.

User Info: Slayn

3 years ago#2
Who is Blake Stone?
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User Info: DiviDude

3 years 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.

User Info: Gynthaeres

3 years 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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User Info: Venom3D

3 years 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.

User Info: Kokuei05

3 years ago#6
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User Info: Ikari Gendo

Ikari Gendo
3 years ago#7
There was more than just Blake Stone? Or was it like the episodic nature that most fps had at the time?

User Info: SnipeStar

3 years 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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User Info: Dark Elf

Dark Elf
3 years ago#9
It was overshadowed by other shooters (and for good reason, IMO). However, many Apogee fans have probably tried it at some point.

User Info: dementedlullaby

3 years ago#10
It was fairly obscure due to bigger name games dominating. I played it once at a friends house.
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