Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

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Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Tawmis » Tue May 14, 2013 2:33 pm

Because the original Sierra Screen Shot Game has exceeded 200 pages; I spoke with Collector and thought it would be fun to create individual "game" themed screen shot games. This would also allow people who are more familiar with specific games to feel more comfortable trying to guess the screen shots.

So the idea of the game is, you post a cropped screen shot from one of the games for this section of the forum (in this case, POLICE QUEST). Everyone's entitled to guess; and gets one guess only, until they're told that they're wrong or correct. The correct guess allows that person who guessed correctly to post their cropped screen shot for others to guess.

But because this version limits it to the games; it would go too quick trying to guess which game it's from. Instead, there's two alternate ways to guess the cropped screen shot being shown. You can either 1. Post the full screen as your guess (from which the screen capture is coming from, which is usually a sure win, if you got the right screen). Or 2. You can write down a text explanation of the screen shot's location. (For example, you might say, "That cropped screen shot is from GAME01, it's the scene where the CHARACTER'S HOUSE is on fire." or something like, "That's GAME01, where the INVENTORY ITEM is picked up from." Something that shows you know - or think you know! - where that screen crop shot is from). NOTE: if you post a screen shot answer, you do not need to say which game it's from. However, if you're answering by text (no screen shot), then you will have to guess the game and the location of the screenshot.

You can share this on twitter (or FB, or where ever to get others to join us here) by using the url: http://tinyurl.com/PQScreen
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Tawmis » Wed May 15, 2013 10:33 am

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Where in PQ is this from?
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Rudy » Wed May 15, 2013 1:41 pm

:biggrin:

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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Tawmis » Wed May 15, 2013 3:40 pm

Correct again! :)
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Rudy » Thu May 16, 2013 1:38 am

Next one up.
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby El Ravager » Tue May 21, 2013 5:15 pm

Jesse Bains' hotel room:
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Tawmis » Tue May 21, 2013 7:04 pm

Nice! I couldn't peg where that was from!
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Rudy » Tue May 21, 2013 8:17 pm

Yep. your turn :)
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby El Ravager » Tue May 21, 2013 9:02 pm

Probably an easy one:
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby AJBeals » Thu May 30, 2013 2:35 am

Sonny and Marie's Bedroom

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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby El Ravager » Fri Jun 07, 2013 4:09 pm

Bingo!
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby AJBeals » Sun Jun 16, 2013 6:34 pm

My turn to post a pic:

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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Collector » Sun Jun 16, 2013 8:01 pm

Opening scene of PQ4 at the crime scene.
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Re: Police Quest - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby AJBeals » Sun Jul 28, 2013 3:06 pm

Sorry this reply is so late!
Yes Collector your right. Your turn :)
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Postby Collector » Sun Jul 28, 2013 4:49 pm

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