Trivia

1001 Video Games

Oids appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Emulation

For a long time none of the standard ST emulators ran it successfully due to its exact hardware routines, so one called Oidemu was written which can run it - and virtually no other games.

Awards

  • ACE
    • October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)
  • Retro Gamer
    • September 2004 (Issue #8) – #83 Best Game Of All Time (Readers' Vote)
  • ST Format
    • May 1990 (Issue #10) - Included in the list "ST Format's 30 Kick-Ass Classics"
    • January 1993 (Issue #42) – #23 in '50 finest Atari ST games of all time' list

Contributed by Martin Smith (62923) on Mar 24, 2004. [revised by : FatherJack (58536), Patrick Bregger (158372) and Jo ST (23484)]. -- edit trivia