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    Posted on Oct. 9, 2015

    17 Unforgettable Childhood Moments From Playing "Crosscountry Canada"

    AKA the best computer game of all time.

    1. Doing a little dance of joy in your seat as the welcome screen loads.

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    2. Groaning at how far way your delivery city is from where you're starting.

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    You want me to drive across the country?! ...Oh, I guess that's the point of the game.

    3. Balking at the cost of taking the ferry.

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    I'm a truck driver, not a millionaire!

    4. Taking the ferry anyway (because you didn't really have a choice).

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    5. Wondering why so many diners and cafes are named after you.

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    Why am I a truck driver if I clearly own a nationwide chain of restaurants?

    6. Getting irrationally excited when you cross into another province.

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    Even though you literally haven't left your computer chair.

    7. Rolling your eyes at the killjoy policeman.

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    What, a person can't take a nap in their truck anymore?!

    8. Cheering at the animation when you finally pick up your commodity.

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    Cutting-edge 1991 graphics!

    9. Having absolutely no idea what your next commodity is.

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    The answer is "rapeseed"? That's a thing?

    10. Gambling on whether or not to pick up hitchhikers.

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    11. Ignoring the game's warning about hitchhikers.

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    (Don't pick up hitchhikers, kids.)

    12. Breathing a sigh of relief when your hitchhiker turns out to be nice.

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    13. BUT THEN cursing the game when your hitchhiker frickin' robs you.

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    Don't steal my rapeseed, dude!

    14. Paying through the nose when you run out of gas on the highway.

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    Hey, 80 cents a liter was a lot in 1991.

    15. Marveling at the awe-inspiring graphics depicting some of our cities' best sights.

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    16. Enjoying a sense of accomplishment when you finally arrive in the city where you are to deliver your commodities.

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    17. Feeling a deep sense of national pride as the success animation plays at the end.

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    And then immediately starting an all-new game.

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