You can tell how many different stakeholders were involved in this CD-ROM about nutrition by the Dole Food Company. It’s an adventure at the intersection of advertising, digital publishing, and fruit facts.
BailOutBob can’t and shouldn’t support the hodge-podge of ideas thrown into its prison escape conceit.
An evil god inhabits this challenging puzzle game and, frustratingly, messes with its formula out of total spite.
Big on profits, light on ethics, and lavishly excessive in detail, the business simulator Capitalism is, for better or worse, an accurate look at what it’s like to run a big corporation.
We made recipes from CD-ROM cookbooks. Here are our thoughts about them and their (mostly terrific) food.
Combining first-person shooters and strategic simulation around a specific location is a brilliant concept. Defcon 5 implements it in an extremely flawed way, though enough that you can see what works.
Osamu Sato’s bizarre magnum opus is a metaphorical tale of rebirth and self-actualization.
The wildly erratic, bizarre fighting game Grizzly is too much and all over the place – uncomfortably intense while trying to be silly.
Edmark’s storytelling program uses believable, educational settings – which is perfect for making creative mischief.
Chess moves are a bit of a silly basis for a whole game. Knight Movies definitely makes a go of it though.