newmodelarmy wrote:You could not possible be more wrong with your statement. Most games had a keyboard overlay that allowed quick reference to the keyboard commands. True that many games were joystick only but just as many games (if not more) required the keyboard.
For complex games like simulations, sure. For action games, platform games, shooters, racing games, puzzle games - for most games, really - you're absolutely fine with just a joystick for the vast majority of them.