Every once and a while, I receive emails from people looking for a certain game, electronic toy, or computer from their distant past. I then pass it on to intrepid VC&G readers to crack the case.
I've been trying to find an old game I remember playing on an old Windows machine when I was a child. I'm 23 right now, and I would have been something between 8 and 12 when I was playing this [about 1995 - 1999, Ed.], but I don't want to set that in stone.
The game was a fun little strategy game viewed from an isometric perspective. You controlled an island nation drawn with sprites, and you would spend the game building power plants (maybe?), and missile silos, eventually building these launch pads for walking robots. You would send these sprite-robots over and let them rampage around the opponent's island, hopefully killing him. I remember spending HOURS playing this game, but though I've been searching for it for a few months, I haven't been able to find a single thing out about it. I am guessing that it came on some kind of compilation CD, since it doesn't appear to be a launch title with any OS.
Any help would be VERY appreciated!
Thanks in advance,
The Search Begins
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