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Old 11-01-2013, 11:43 AM   #1
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Hey Guys,

I visit abandonia now for years and were so happy, when I saw this sub-Forum.
There are 2 games, which I played in my childhood but were never able to find again. I already asked in serveral Forums and searched it for hours in google.
So here is the first one:

The game ran on DOS on the PC of my father. I played it somewhen in the 90s. You had a birdview and were controlling a blue ball, which constantly jumped.
You had a start-point and had to reach the goal. The plattform tha ball was jumping on, was a kind of a wooden way and underneath was water. The game scrolled from top down.
On the wooden way there were several action-plattforms. Like wormholes and direction changer and so on.

The sound was 8 or 16 bit i guess, but I don't remeber it clearly.

You can't save the game, but you got passwords to jump direct to a specific level.

Maybe it helps, maybe it confuses :
I thought its had something with "Dolphin" in its name or maybe the company which programmed it was called something with "Dolphin". But actually it didn't helped me, when I already tried to search it.

It would be so cool, if anybody is able to help me!
Thank you,
Zoid
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Old 12-01-2013, 04:26 PM   #2
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Not sure if this is what you mean, but the game you described sounds a little like Bounce! on C64...so maybe also on DOS?



Damn, actually now that I reread your post, it's definitely not that game. But does the top-down view look like the picture above?
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Old 13-01-2013, 11:25 AM   #3
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Seems also interesting, but sadly it isn't the one I searched for.
The one I search was more colourful and you really had an birdsview. So not from half-behind or something.

...maybe I can draw an example in paint later. ;D
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Old 14-02-2013, 10:58 AM   #4
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Street Ball?
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Old 20-02-2013, 01:40 AM   #5
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http://www.download-central.ws/DOS/Games/D/Dschump!/
http://dosbox.svatopluk.com/D/Dschump!/

Seems right, aye? It's on Mobygames as "Jump!"...guess it could use more details.

Bit of an odd name, but it's nice to see something out of Africa.
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Old 28-02-2013, 04:58 PM   #6
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Awesome!!!

Thank you Megaten! That's it.

The only thing, which struggles me. That I remeber the "map" looked a bit different. (Like I wrote with the wooden planks and the water below.) Do you by chance, if there is a newer version or an update. Maybe just a new "skin"?

But thank you for finding it!
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