Ab Initio Games & Software Simulations

Retro Interactive Sports, Historical & Sci-Fi Games

Thirty five Years of Online & Postal Play - since 1986

Free Online Startups for new players throughout 2020

Free Startups/Join a Game

Throughout 2020, we'll be offering free online startups for the following games:- Gameplan Baseball, Hoopplan, Slapshot, Gameplan, Soccer Stats, Gridstats and Play On. If you'd like to take up this offer (one free startup per player), please contact Danny McConnell quoting FREESTART20.

Once you've decided which of our games to join you'll need to send us payment to get you started. 

Payment by Paypal/Credit Card

You can find full details of how to join on the individual pages for the games, or you can simply click here to pay your startup fee. We quote startup fees in British Pounds, US Dollars and Australian Dollars. If you are not in one of these countries then your credit card company will convert this amount into your own currency. You can use the "Choose your currency" system within 2CheckOut to get an exact quote in your local currency before you confirm the transaction.

Payment by Cheque/Postal Order or More Information

If you'd rather send payment by cheque or postal order, or if you want more details on any of the games, and what you're paying for, click on the following links for further details of all our Sports Games and Non Sports Games.

Waiting Lists

Most of the time you'll be able to start playing a game straight away, but some of our games have waiting lists for new players. Click here for details of current waiting lists.


For more information please contact: Danny McConnell

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