Ikrananka

Bombs-Away.net Staff and B-17 Downloads

4 posts in this topic

I'm trying to get in touch with the staff of the now closed bombs-away.net website that served the B-17 The Mighty 8th gaming community back around 2001.  Specifically I'm trying to find out if any of them kept a copy of all of the game mods that were available on their website.  The staff were:

  • Darren "Raptor" Evans
  • Michael "Porta" Nielsen
  • Clay "Pops" Thoreson
  • Mike "Jordi" Bowman

Does anyone know how to contact any of them?

Does anyone here have a backup of the downloads that were available from bombs-away.net

Thanks in advance

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi

I was googling for Darren when I came across this post - although it´s almost a year old now...

Don´t have any backups that I know of, unfortunately; but maybe Darren still do. Only problem is to find him ;)

Still have the game though; with the user manual with the autographs of the entire team :)

 

Cheers

-Michael "Porta" Nielsen

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks for taking the time to let me know Michael - and welcome to the combatsim forums :) 

I have some good success with folks over on the GOG.com and Steam forums and have been amassing quite a collection of mods with more added only yesterday.  Once I get time to organise them and eliminate the duplicates I'll make the collection available to everyone online and will post an update on these forums.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks, Ikrananka! :)

I got rather inspired by this topic, so I fired up an old laptop on which my old E-mail client Eudora still ran - and I found e-mails from Joe Worsley, Graham Davis and Iain Howe :)

Would be great if you´re able to make the collection available. Time to fire up the good, old Mighty 8th again!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now