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Re: [OT sorta} SFC?

From: Ground Zero Games <jon@g...>
Date: Thu, 12 Aug 1999 23:46:58 +0100
Subject: Re: [OT sorta} SFC?

>Has anyone else received Starfleet Command yet?  What do you think? 
>to the point (and on topic), does the conversion of a tabletop starship
>tactical combat game to a real time starship simulator give anyone any
>ideas (hint hint, Jon)?

Heh! If anyone out there in list-land has the financial backing,
knowledge and experience to turn FT into a mainstream computer game,
talk to me! (Note that I mean something that will sell in computer game
stores - not just a computer-moderation program for the existing
We have been approcahed about this a couple of times over the last few
years, but not by anyone truly able/willing to put their pounds/dollars
where their mouths are. One small UK software developer wanted to try it
few years back, but went down the pan (through other projects, I
before it could happen, and a person in the US was inquiring about it
earlier this year, but wouldn't tell us anything about what he'd worked
before, or who he'd worked with - somehow I just wasn't happy with the
whole thing, and it went no further .....

Give us a proposal that has a) a decent chance of making it as far as
stores, and b) stands to make us both some money, and we'll talk!

Just a little something for you computer types to chew on over the
weekend..... :-)

Jon (GZG)
>Take care,
>Tre Chipman
>Visit The Wayfarer Online!

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