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Football simulation game featuring the likeness and strategic advice of legendary coach Tom Landry. You'll take the role of a new coach for the team of your picking who gets mentored by Mr. Landry himself along your career.

The game allows you to modify and customize your team to enhance its strengths, manage the acquisition of new players and perform general management tasks. Come game time the game takes away all the menus and windows and puts you in a side-scrolling view of the stadium from which you can watch the game take place. At any time you may issue offensive or defensive formations and make substitutions to try and indirectly affect the outcome of the game.

Features VCR-style controls to speed up or pause the action and any time and an ubiquitous on-line hint and help system in the form of an "Ask Landry" window in which you can consult him on any aspect of American football coaching.


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Alternate Titles

  • "TLSF" -- Official abbreviation

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Critic Reviews

Play Time Dec, 1992 78 out of 100 78
PC Joker Jun, 1993 67 out of 100 67
Power Play Apr, 1993 48 out of 100 48
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jun, 1993 5 out of 12 42
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 1993 Unscored Unscored
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Dec, 1993 Unscored Unscored


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Twenty years after its first release, TLSF has been ported to the Iphone by original author Kerry Batts as Pro Strategy Football 2013, albeit without its original Tom Landry endorsement.
Zovni (10648) added Tom Landry Strategy Football (DOS) on Apr 21, 2007
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