Autor: Henry Blake
9 September 2017, 6:14 am

The Oregon Trail: The Most Successful Educational Computer Game of All Time

The Oregon Trail was developed way back in 1971 on university mainframes then jumped over to early 8-bit home computer systems. Continuing through 4 decades it has reappeared in many editions (at least 10), was a colossal commercial success in its heyday, and remains popular today, though interest is now largely relegated to the retro-gaming community.

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Autor: Tasha
2 July 2017, 10:18 am

Legendary Game Designers: David Lester

When people think about video game creators, they always have this idea of brilliant programmers having fun and doing what they love, making money being not really important for them. UK native David Lester is the exception to that rule.

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Autor: Tasha
20 May 2017, 5:22 pm

Consider Yourself a Hero: Contra is here!

Good news, everyone! We are officially popping our NES cherry! I am particularly excited because our first is one of my favorite games, Contra.

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Autor: Tasha
14 May 2017, 8:09 am

Legendary Game Designers: Jordan Mechner

Continuing on our quest through legendary game designers we will discuss another multi-talented individual and the mind behind the Prince of Persia series, Jordan Mechner.

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Autor: Manu
30 April 2017, 4:12 am

Sensible World of Soccer is Still Alive in 2017

Sensible World of Soccer, the football game created by Sensible Software, considered the best soccer sim of the '90s (and according to someone, the best soccer sim ever) is not only still alive, but also fully updated to the 2016-2017 Season data.

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Autor: Tasha
22 April 2017, 10:18 am

Legendary Game Designers: Guido Henkel

This time we take our journey to Germany, though the designer is technically American, but was born and grew up mostly in Germany. Guido “Guy” Henkel is a bona fide jack-of-all-trades as he dabbles in a little bit of everything from composing and sound design to writing and game programming.

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