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May 25, 2008

Eye-dentify

devadutta @ 9:50 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1211752200 ) Play

As the punny title says, identify this path-breaking game which achieved many things for the first time and paved the way for one of the most commercially successful gaming paradigms ever.

If you have some extra time, let us know a few firsts this thing achieved.

Cracked by: priyananda , udupendra , varuns88 , akhi , shashank , Dibyo , madhur.

Answer:

Maze War
leading to First person shooters, gaming over a network and many others. Take a look at
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maze_War


15 Responses to “Eye-dentify”

  1. priyananda

    Maze War – first person shooter


  2. udupendra
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    Maze War


  3. Goyal
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    Wolfenstein 3D – first popular FPS game?


  4. varuns88
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    Maze War


  5. akhi
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    Maze war

    things it pioneered… First person 3D perspective and Avatars.


  6. duriel
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    Maze War
    leading to First person shooters…

    features: quite a lot actually.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maze_War


  7. Maze War


  8. Dibyo
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    Maze War, the earliest known FPS. Also introduced the world to Avatars, network gaming, etc.


  9. Arrrghh… I remember playing this game! Actually, I want to say it was a screen saver, but I’m not sure. The goal was to reach an object… another object (can’t remember what it was) would flip you upside down… I wish I could remember the NAME of the thing!


  10. madhur
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    Maze War

    First game to feature avatar and 3D perspective.


  11. 3D Maze ScreenSaver game


  12. Ashwin

    I think its a 3-d maze. Think the whole concept of virutual reality and 3-d games was revolutionized by this?


  13. yaksha
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    pacman


  14. sidsen
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    AE269: eyes


  15. @Ginkgo100: too bad you could not get the name :)


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