Lost Days of Thunder NES game
Posted: June 1st, 2020, 4:53 pm
I found it interesting that someone exhumed an unreleased old NES game called Days of Thunder from 21 floppy disks!https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2020/06/ ... ppy-disks/
Apparently they are going to make it available on cartridge. I'd love to review this previously lost piece of history.
Re: Lost Days of Thunder NES game
Posted: July 3rd, 2020, 2:14 am
Comparing this to Bill Elliott NASCAR Challenge, the Hard Drivin' protoptype, and the released Days of Thunder game...and there's not really much of a comparison, graphically.
But you've not reviewed a single one of them. I wonder if any of these games was worth playing, and whether this was a technological challenge worth pursuing in the first place?
I mean, Argonaut's port of Race Drivin' on the Gameboy is considered one of the best versions of that game, and the C64 has a surprisingly good version of Sega's Power Drift, so it's not like this was an impossible challenge. Just, perhaps, a challenge that should have been left to people who had already mastered the limited hardware?