Abandonware DOS title

Ballyhoo

Ballyhoo is an abandoned adventure game designed by Jeff O'Neill, developed by Infocom and released by Infocom in 1986. Ballyhoo runs on DOS.
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Platforms
DOS
Rating
3.55 / 5.00 (22 votes)

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Retro gamer collector's corner:

The Ballyhoo box contained the following feelies:

  • "The Traveling Circus That Time Forgot, Inc." souvenir program
  • a trade card: "Dr. Nostrum's Extract"
  • a blue (or orange or black) balloon
  • a circus ticket with punch-out holes

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Additional info about Ballyhoo

Status: abandonware
Input: keyboard
Distributed on: 3,5 floppy disk, 5,25 floppy disk
Abandonware DOS views: 6550

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