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I think i was about 4 when I first played on an old Amiga 500. I'm 22 now, no regrets!

That said, games ain't what they used to be.
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When I was 8 my father had one of those first 8086 chip computers. Green and black screen games ... fun

A year later I think the upgrade was a CGA screen wow 16 colours
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6 or so. Oregon Trail FTW!



Seriously. I challenge all of you hardcore gamers to beat Oregon Trail on your 1st try, or 5th for that matter.
Haha, Oregon Trail was an epic game - but it wasn't my first...


Who wanted some Wang!!!!



It was my first PC game on a Packard when I was about 6 years old - I remember not being able to walk down the halls at night after playing it, lol.

It was also the first game in which I held a LAN party for if you want to call it that - my younger brother and I would always play co-op. Those were the days...
 
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I was about 8 and it was on an Atari ST. The first "PC" we got was a 33mhz Compaq Presario with Windows Tabworks. Anybody remember that?

I'm 25 now.
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4 or 5 I think. I know it was pre windows 95, on an IBM machine.
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I'm thinking Cannon Fodder, Wiz n Liz, Lemmings etc on the Amiga 500. After that, first premium windows game I played (I took a while to be converted), was the original Tomb Raider. Petrified me at the time.
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6 on an Atari, then mac, then PC.

I am 27 now .
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Started with some treasure hunting game on my tandy at 5. moved to mechwarrior shortly after.
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