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Obi-Wan Kenobi
07-13-2010, 09:00 PM
Hi all

Just regged in today since a good mate of mine thatw as also regged here as rottentreats avised me to go here as well and yeah it looked good so I might as well introduce you to the world's largest Descent / freespace collection the one I have here.

here the sub filders to all the parts of the collection:

Descent Series
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/36187-18/D1.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/D1/)

Descent 2 Series
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/36959-12/D2.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/D2/)

Descent 3 Series
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/37026-22/D3.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/D3/)

Descent Combo Packs
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/37087-8/Descombo.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/Descombo/)

Descent Linux Series
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/41185-4/DesLinux.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/DesLinux/)

Descent Macintosh series
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/36181-13/DesMac.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/DesMac/)

Descent Playstation Series
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/36067-4/Descent+PS.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/Descent+PS/)

Descent Books
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/37112-14/Dbooks.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/Dbooks/)

Descent Mini Posters
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/37185-3/Dposters.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/Dposters/)

Descent Mouse Pads
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/39019-8/mousepads.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/mousepads/)

Obi-Wan Kenobi
07-13-2010, 09:01 PM
Descent Misc Items:
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/41742-2/Desmisc.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/Desmisc/?g2_navId=xb7ea6841)

Descent Freespace Series
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/38048-22/Free1.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/Desfree/Free1/?g2_navId=xb7ea6841)

Descent Freespace 2 Series
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/38050-10/Free2.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/Desfree/Free2/?g2_navId=xb7ea6841)

Descent Freespace Combo Packs
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/38049-24/Freecombo.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/Desfree/Freecombo/?g2_navId=xb7ea6841)

Descent Freespace Books
http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/d/38984-10/DesFreBooks.jpg (http://www.3dfx.ch/gallery/v/3dfx_collectors/collectors_goldleader/Descent/Desccol/Desfree/DesFreBooks/?g2_navId=xb7ea6841)

So there you have it all 82 items, some may ask why i collect these well, Descent & Freespace have very well thought original designs and sicne day one they were released as demo's I got hooked to them and wanted only more and more and now this is my result, collecting these games has always been on my mind first you like it alot then it becoems an addition then it becomes an obsession, no matter the more I can find the greater the thrill!

I also support projects like DXX-Rebirth, over there I am Gold Leader:

and D2X-XL, as over there I go under the name Obi-Wan Kenobi:

Open Descent Foundation as Gold Leader:

Interplay's Descent / Freespace Section as Obi-Wan Kenobi:

Descent BB.net as Gold Leader:

DescentBB.com as Gold Leader:

and partual owner of x-3dfx.com as Obi-Wan Kenobi:

Anyways feel free to take a good look around and btw I just hit Wikipedia as well!!
My Descent Collection on Wikipedia (Scroll Down to References) (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Descent_(computer_game))

it seems when i try to link this wiki messes up and refuses to show reference number 9 which is allink to my collection.

Peace 8-)

07-13-2010, 10:14 PM
Wow, awesome collection! I've always enjoyed the Descent games, and felt they never got the respect they deserve. Nice to know that I'm not the only one.


Obi-Wan Kenobi
07-13-2010, 10:20 PM
thanks Zero well at least this will give this game series more publicity so hopefully Interplay with do a Descent 4 and a Freespace 3, who knows right :P

07-13-2010, 10:55 PM
That is freakin impressive, congrats and well done.

I just got the USA Definitive Collection boxed, my first boxed Descent games. Before that all I had was that Descent demo diskette sleeve. I've gotta say this is some serious inspiration. Of course, I've already crowded the room with my self-professed world's largest Maxis collection so maybe it'll have to wait until more space appears, hehe.

07-22-2010, 12:41 AM
Nice collection! Any interest in betas/protos? There's a press preview copy of Descent (Mac version) currently listed on GameGavel:


07-22-2010, 03:25 AM
wow what a huge collection.. :rocker: