Aspirin (Mac OS Classic)
Aspirin improves on traffic-dodgers like Frogger and Spy's Demise by importing the structure of Snake: goals spawn one at a time in random locations, and each one you reach increments the number of threats you have to dart between.
nthg 128 is meant to look like "nothing" special to a casual resource snooper, but it's a dual-layer copyright trap. Even if a plagiarist were to scroll down in ResEdit's hex editor, see the credit line, and replace it—
35f4367r 8gh783t7 hv©8JMTW 4M89UW19 98894NM5 3+098MM4 5YBY9+05 4376M,VC 20458,2V 6SEBASTI ANMN98CV 6097+8M, VC25+967 M3VCM7V6 M,+M0WV, 8WM689BR YTTING89 6V358954 MM0M0456 5789546G 7N0MWERP VT89MW4J KLDVHDTH ©1998 by Sebasti an Brytt ing 89tvgm5y 8m9bv6m, +564yv+9 u8hfg+9h f78!!!!!
—they might overlook SEBASTIAN and BRYTTING concealed higher up, amidst the gibberish.
nthg resource is the same, except that in place of the copyright is a developer rant:
|RETURN OF THE KILLER TOMATOES IS A VERY COOL MOVIE. I LIKE THE X FILES. BLAH BLAH BLAH. THIS NONSENSE DOESN'T MEAN A F***ING THING, SO WHY ARE YOU STARING AT THIS? QUIT THIS PROGRAM AND STOP STARING AT MY RESOURCES THIS INSTANT! WHY DON'T YOU PLAY SOMETHING INSTEAD? WHAT ARE YOU, DO YOU HAVE SOME PROBLEMS IN READING OR UNDERSTANDING? I SAID G E T T H E * * * O U T O F M Y R E S O U R C E S ! ! !|
There's a Game Over dialog in the author's native Swedish that isn't displayed, allowing the game to remain completely textless.
Unfortunately, you have been crushed by a horrible block with nails on it. Do you want to play again? [No] [Yes]