Norio Ohga designed the compact disc in 1982 and established the boundaries of optical media.
Saddam’s Revenge is a time capsule of early 90s Macintosh game scene.
This rote educational writing game has a huge problem that causes the text-to-speech voice to read a list of obscenities. After the game has been lost for 20 years, I got a copy, and now you can play it too!
A product of Maxis’s former business simulation division, SimHealth embodies the potential and danger of using games as educational tools for public policy and debate.
A recap of the video game history panel track at Super MAGFest 2019.
A brief reflection on the Smithsonian’s new exhibit on video games and how their take on the early days of gaming matters to this blog.
Announcing a talk at ArchiveCon, a new event in Baltimore on November 15-16, 2019.
Announcing a video game history panel track at Super MAGFest 2019!
An accidental trip to the former offices of a CD-ROM developer and what that building says about the 90s multimedia industry.
ROMChip is a new scholarly game history journal. Be sure to sign up for whenever they start publishing.