The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Twilight Struggle
Dominion Online
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Final Fantasy XV
Overwatch
Assassin's Creed
Medieval II: Total War
Kingdom of Loathing
LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4
F-15 Strike Eagle
Borderlands 2
The Secret World
Deponia
Remember Me
Destiny
The Escapists
The Talos Principle
ARK: Survival Evolved
Far Cry: Primal
Unravel
Steam: Rails To Riches
Layers of Fear
Patchwork
Pathfinder Adventures
Baseball Highlights 2045
Refunct
Fallout 3
Final Fantasy IX
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II – The Sith Lords
Civilization II
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening
Paperboy
HλLF-LIFE²
Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn
Hitman 2: Silent Assassin
Quest for Glory I: So You Want to Be a Hero
Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge
Psychonauts
Age of Empires III
Wii Fit Plus
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Bubble Bobble
Breath of Fire
Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe
BioShock
Ancient Domains of Mystery
Sanitarium
Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 5: Rise of the Pirate God
Rome: Total War – Alexander

Bulls & Bears

Average Rating: 0.00/10
Video Game Rank: N/A
DOS Rank: N/A
Information
Primary Name
Bulls & Bears
Alternate Names
Platform
DOS
Genre
Theme
Mode
Minimum Players
1
Maximum Players
4
Release Date
1992-09-00
Developer
Publisher
Contained in
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 149764
Releases
Pg. 1
Bulls & Bears
Nick: 
DOS Downloadable Shareware edition
Rel Date: 1993-10-00
Publisher: (Self-Published)
DOS
Developer: (Self-Developed Video Game)
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Bulls & Bears
Nick: 
Bulls & Bears, Shareware release, version 1.3
Rel Date: 1993-04-00
Publisher: (Self-Published)
DOS
Developer: (Self-Developed Video Game)
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Bulls & Bears
Nick: 
Bulls & Bears, Shareware release, version 1.2
Rel Date: 1993-02-00
Publisher: (Self-Published)
DOS
Developer: (Self-Developed Video Game)
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Bulls & Bears
Nick: 
Bulls & Bears, Shareware release, version 1.0
Rel Date: 1992-09-00
Publisher: (Self-Published)
DOS
Developer: (Self-Developed Video Game)
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Bulls & Bears
Nick: 
DOS 3.5" Disk edition
Rel Date: 0000-00-00
Publisher: (Self-Published)
DOS
Developer: (Self-Developed Video Game)
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Bulls & Bears
Nick: 
DOS 5.25" Disk edition
Rel Date: 0000-00-00
Publisher: (Self-Published)
DOS
Developer: (Self-Developed Video Game)
Media: 5 1/4" Floppy Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

User Summary

Bulls & Bears is a shareware stock-market game for 'anyone wanting to learn a little about news headlines and their effect on areas of the economy'.

Up to four people can play, if less than four players are in the game then the computer offers to join in but it only joins as one player.

The game is entirely keyboard operated. Game-play consists of the following phases which are repeated until the players decide that the game is over.

  • Phase 1: Each round starts with a summary of the players' current cash total, all players start with a stake of $5000.
  • Phase 2: The Portfolio Update. This is where each player in turn decides what to invest their money in. They can buy or sell shares in any or all of the following: Metals, Oil, Utilities, Transportation, Bonds, Housing Market and Industrials. When the player has made all the transactions they wish they 'Hold' their market position and play passes to the next player.
  • Phase 3: The market Session. Here the computer decides which investments pay dividends and which gain or lose value.
  • Phase 4: The Market News phase. The game displays a newspaper with a randomly selected heading, 'Price of Oil Soars - Congress Mad' is one. The player then interprets this and its implications and uses the information, together with their skill, expertise and guesswork, to plan their sales and purchases in the next round.

Then it's back to the revised score sheet of Phase 1 to see who has the most cash and to start the next round. The game ends when one player's net worth exceeds £100,000

Characters
Pg. 1
No Character Found
More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
Video Game Rank: N/A
DOS Rank: N/A
Num Ratings: 0
Average Rating: 0.00
Standard Deviation: 0.00
Num Views: 46
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 1.0
Fans: 0
Personal Comments: 0
Users Owning: 1
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 0 [find trade matches]
Has Parts For Trade: 0
Want Parts In Trade: 0
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
Plays This Month: 0
Linked Items
Relationship: Sort: Genre: Theme: Mode: Media:
Pg. 1
No Items Found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.