View Full Version : BBC Tennis Game

Jun 20, 2005, 04:51 PM
i've just gone onto a little tennis game that has been made on the BBC website.


underneath the game screen it says that mac osx will experience performance problems?!?! i didn't have any problems, has anyone tried it and had problems?

i hate these messages that appear under web games when osx is perfectly capable of playing them.

Jaffa Cake
Jun 20, 2005, 05:04 PM
This game was up on the Beeb's site last year too had quite a bit of fun with it last summer. If I remember rightly, there was a strange OS X bug in that it would crash Safari if you played it with the sound on. I might have to give it another go just to see if the bug's fixed, you understand. :)

Jun 20, 2005, 05:12 PM
I had no problems whatsoever except the slow load times... But its because I had to download the sounds..

Jun 20, 2005, 05:18 PM
The game works super for me too. Except it's either really hard, or I'm really bad.

Hooray for Wimbleton

Jun 21, 2005, 08:20 AM
thats a pretty fun game - i can see my self wasting time on that! i'm pretty poor at it though!

and plays fine for me!

Jaffa Cake
Jun 21, 2005, 09:57 AM
It's all working fine for me now, too sound and all. Whether they've tweaked the game or it was just a conflict with Jaguar/Panther I don't know.

Thanks for the blast from the past, noodle. :)

Jun 21, 2005, 10:12 AM
That game is great.... I love the sounds!

"You big walrus." :)

Jun 21, 2005, 11:26 AM
"Thou art humbled" - great!

Doing my nut in now though!

Jun 21, 2005, 11:35 AM
That game is great. The Queen has some witty sayings...;)

Jun 22, 2005, 02:09 AM
I hate these games!