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 PostPost subject: MBnet Previews        Posted: Mon Oct 14, 2019 12:43 am 
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Here are some MBNet previews for games, which I managed to save before their servers went offline.
I'm uploading these to preserve them in case they get lost or deleted. They include screeshots and some concept art for the following:

Age of Empires I
Age of Empires II
Blood: Cryptic Passage
Deathtrap Dungeon
Die by the Sword
Elder Scrolls Battlespire
Elder Scrolls Redguard
Heart of Darkness
Realms of the Haunting
Strife (rarer first preview)

EDIT: I forgot to include a few previews of Deathtrap Dungeon. I have updated the link.

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 PostPost subject: Re: MBnet Previews        Posted: Thu Oct 17, 2019 3:11 am 
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Okay now what is MBnet?


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 PostPost subject: Re: MBnet Previews        Posted: Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:50 am 
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MBnet was an online platform related to Mikrobitti, a Finnish computer magazine. I think they are mostly dealing with internet services these days, but honestly I really can't remember much at all what it was, lol. Years ago, they had a huge archive of game previews, files, utilities and demos spanning different platforms. It was still accessible circa 2012, but then it disappeared.


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 PostPost subject: Re: MBnet Previews        Posted: Sun Jan 12, 2020 9:55 pm 
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Awooo wrote:
MBnet was an online platform related to Mikrobitti, a Finnish computer magazine. I think they are mostly dealing with internet services these days, but honestly I really can't remember much at all what it was, lol. Years ago, they had a huge archive of game previews, files, utilities and demos spanning different platforms. It was still accessible circa 2012, but then it disappeared.


MBnet was one of the largest BBS systems in the world in the 90's.

https://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/ ... ggest_bbs/

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 PostPost subject: Re: MBnet Previews        Posted: Mon Jan 13, 2020 8:17 pm 
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This is a nice find. I wish more content from the old BBS era had been preserved - much seems to have been lost.


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 PostPost subject: Re: MBnet Previews        Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:12 pm 
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Amazing stuff, thanks for sharing!

I never thought we'd find those Battlespire and Redguard images in full lossless quality, and with original file names to boot!

You're awesome ^_^


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