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Plimpton's Video Falconry

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Skill - Collect
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hunting
falconry
georgeplimpton
colecovision

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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 Originally made for the Colecovision in 1983, we've gone to great lengths to painstakingly port one of the few existing copies.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


MBTMBT

Rated 5 / 5 stars

10 BEACOUSE

YOU ARE TOMFULP



RafaelThe13thRafaelThe13th

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Amazing.

Fantastic, you managed to capture perfectly the Colecovision awful controller and gameplay.


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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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Y2k4everY2k4ever

Rated 5 / 5 stars

The coleco was under rated

people should have treated it better, because in retrospect it was about as powerful as the NES, and it was made by Americans, something you don't see every day, and on top of that they at least tried to do what Nintendo actually did, so all in all nice game, not perfect, like most colecovision games, but sure as hell fun to play, well thank you very much for making this i had fun playing it , cheers!



EymozthEymozth

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Pure Realism

Felt as though I was playing simulated history; Also including the little known fact that falcons cannot fly left, This truly is a mouseterpiece.

Thanks for creating this.
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