We used to have a Brother 8088 with a Hercules graphical card. Unfortunately, almost all games only supported CGA mode. So we couldn’t play most of the games, only the text-mode ones.
It was Mieke who —after a long time experimenting— found out how to use the graphical games on our PC. One of the very first computer games I’ve played was Alley Cat. I haven’t played for about 10 years, but the other day in a nostalgic mood I went looking for it… download it here!