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Plimpton's Video Falconry

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rated 3.99 / 5 stars
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Genre:
Skill - Collect
Tags:
hunting
falconry
georgeplimpton
colecovision

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Uploaded
Jun 2, 2011 | 5:48 PM EDT

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Author Comments

Enjoy a sport that has been the pass-time of kings, hunters and warriors for 4000 years!

George Plimpton's Video Falconry was brought to our attention by the Judge John Hodgman podcast. Originally made for the Colecovision in 1983, we've gone to great lengths to painstakingly port one of the few existing copies.

Controls

1 - Yaw
2 - Pitch
3 - Claw Grab
4 - Beak Grab
5 - Flap
6 - DoubleFlap
7 - Claw

Happy Falconing!

Reviews


IoValdeIoValde

Rated 4 / 5 stars

The youngsters mightn't get it...

But this game really captures the simplicity and effectiveness of old-timey games.


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mandogmandog

Rated 1 / 5 stars

I love the Colecovision!

Colecovision is one of my favourite toys! even in 2011! but this game is just...bad



coreylecuyercoreylecuyer

Rated 5 / 5 stars

DUDE!!!!!!!!!!! (SQUELKY!!)

YES!!!!!!!!!!!! I LOVE YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The bird sound...... AMAZING!!! Haha. That was just plain gold!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! GOLD I TELL YOU!!!!!!!!!



CrawlingKingSnakeCrawlingKingSnake

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Amazing fun.

Whoever was responsible for the falcon cry sound effect deserves a medal, because that was goddamn hilarious.


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JujubeLockJujubeLock

Rated 5 / 5 stars

This game is amazing

I dare say one of the greatest 8 bit games of all time.


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