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Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« on: April 03, 2013, 22:20:26 PM »
OK, time to start looking at yet another sport and its evolution on retro systems.  Let's now look at Volleyball and let's start with RealSports Volleyball for the Atari 2600.

[align=center:1nxjx353]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MpzS4ttv2t4[/align:1nxjx353]

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2013, 22:22:33 PM »
[align=center:1u25pef0]My personal favourite Volleyball game on any platform is this incredibly good game. . . . Malibu Bikini Volleyball on the Atari Lynx:

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2013, 22:38:06 PM »
Here is a very short video of the gameplay for the same game.  Not a lot of good videos for this one.  :(

[align=center:3rretbfo]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfVjYonxnBY[/align:3rretbfo]

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2013, 00:37:30 AM »
If you look at others, besides Atari videos :10:

The Odyssey 2 had one and the Nes had several Volleyball games.

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2013, 00:47:02 AM »
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If you look at others, besides Atari videos :10:

The Odyssey 2 had one and the Nes had several Volleyball games.

Hey, I have to start somewhere!  I'm not going to post all volleyball video games at once! LOL

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2013, 00:50:13 AM »
:21: I thought you were stopping at Atari made ones.

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2013, 00:56:25 AM »
Here is Volleyball for the Oddysey 2!

[align=center:1x2axldh]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dz_AEGnjSWc[/align:1x2axldh]

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2013, 00:58:03 AM »
My Hero  :113:

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #8 on: April 04, 2013, 15:37:19 PM »
[align=center:1a1e8ybw][size=240]NEC PC Engine[/size][/color]


Super Volleyball - By Video System


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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #9 on: April 04, 2013, 15:50:02 PM »
Super Volleyball looks really good, just not sure about the stand-in a row play format.

Never played Sonic Spike. I do have a sealed copy but just have never wanted to open it up.

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #10 on: April 04, 2013, 15:52:49 PM »
Quote from: "onthinice"
Super Volleyball looks really good, just not sure about the stand-in a row play format.

Never played Sonic Spike. I do have a sealed copy but just have never wanted to open it up.

I have both (read my reviews!)

Super Volleyball is great but Sonic Spike is utter garbage.

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #11 on: April 04, 2013, 15:56:04 PM »
I have heard Sonic Spike is awful. Thanks Laird!

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #12 on: April 04, 2013, 16:04:50 PM »
Entertainment USA's Bump Set Spike on the C64



And Spectrum



Never played it on the C64 but the speccy version wasn't bad for 2.99

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #13 on: April 04, 2013, 21:15:43 PM »
You see, Ice, it wasn't all about Atari.  ;)

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Re: Evolution of Retro Volleyball Games
« Reply #14 on: April 06, 2013, 01:47:33 AM »
Now, here is a volleyball game I would have never expected to see!  For the Sega Game Gear, I present...

[align=center:2ybbpail]Popeye Beach Volley Ball[/align:2ybbpail]
[align=center:2ybbpail]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJcNjR5FHQM[/align:2ybbpail]

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