Articles by tag: video game history

Author : Tasha
11 October 2021, 6:58 pm

Legendary Game Designers: Geoff Crammond

This is an updated and extended version of the article written by Tasha some time ago.

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Author : E. Bolognesi
26 September 2020, 9:33 am

Rediscovering the 1978 text-only Super Star Trek Game

Before home computers were even invented, there were people programming games. They didn't have graphics and were programmed and played on mainframes. Only lucky people had the chance to enjoy them. This is the story of one of the most famous titles, a game that made history.

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Author : Tasha
23 June 2020, 2:04 pm

Who in the world is Carmen Sandiego?

Who in the world is Carmen Sandiego? It's okay if you sang that in your head, I did too. It brings back memories of pursuing a felonious red-clad woman all around the world. Carmen Sandiego came onto the scene in 1985, making her debut in "Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?" The game was aimed at teaching geography in a fun and engaging way. The Carmen Sandiego series does an excellent job of making you forget that they are intended to be educational. They are also fun and challenging adventure games.

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Author : E. Bolognesi
17 September 2019, 5:19 pm

Brief History of Computer Games: 1982

The final chapter of the first part of this history of computer games.

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Author : E. Bolognesi
16 September 2019, 5:19 pm

Brief History of Computer Games: 1981

Let's continue our journey with the fourth chapter of the series.

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Author : E. Bolognesi
15 September 2019, 5:19 pm

Brief History of Computer Games: 1980

It's time to start talking about real games in this third chapter of the series.

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