3 in Three‘s eccentric story about the lives of numbers and letters in a computer elevates this great-to-middling collection of brainteasers.
Tag Archives: 80s
Aldo’s Adventure loosely remakes a clone of Donkey Kong, losing sight of the originals’ fundamentals in the process.
This 80s text-based game driving sim is as detailed as it is intermittently dull. That’s no coincidence.
An interview with Bob Stein, co-founder of the Voyager Company. Stein dives into the continually changing nature of digital information and the role that the CD-ROM and multimedia played in feeling out the future of art and content.
Often clumsy but never too tough, Don’t Go Alone has some spooky fun with its campy haunted house motif.
Announcement of a stream for Enchanted Scepters, one of the first games for the Macintosh, featuring guest Keith Kaisershot.
To excel in Executive Suite‘s cutthroat business simulation, you have to act like a cutthroat businessperson. Getting into that role is a different kind of challenge.
Like an exaggerated version of deduction classic Clue, Infocom’s Footblitzky demands good note-taking to make logical order out of its overstuffed rules.
Muriel Tramis’s slave rebellion strategy game confronts history with a cathartic rage never encountered in games – and it came out in the 80s.
This brief, sweet ode to Halloween captures everything fun and spooky about a fun and spooky holiday.