Is the wilhelm scream really in Highlander... the video game?!

#1 Posted by Vigorousjammer (2480 posts) -

Well, is it?!
 
The game came out before voice in video games was even widely concieved...
 
did somebody just add that to the page since it was in the movie?

#2 Posted by JeffGoldblum (3700 posts) -

There's a Highlander videogame?

#3 Posted by c1337us (5751 posts) -

I didn't know there was a Highlander game. Thats awesome.

#4 Posted by Bobdaman18 (700 posts) -

Nah, it was in the game as well

#5 Edited by Vigorousjammer (2480 posts) -
#6 Posted by Bobdaman18 (700 posts) -
#7 Posted by SeriouslyNow (8534 posts) -
@Vigorousjammer said:
" Well, is it?!  The game came out before voice in video games was even widely concieved... did somebody just add that to the page since it was in the movie? "
WUT.
 
Sampled and synthesised human voice have been around in games since the late 70s, GORF is but one example of synthesised voiceWizard of Wor is another.
 
For sampled speech you can go all the way back to Way of the Exploding Fist for the Commodore 64 which was released in 1985 and it's not even close to being the oldest game with sampled sound.
 
Here's some examples of sampled speech in old games.:-
 
  
 

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