A recommendation for an article by Heather Alexandra about the broad challenges of game preservation.
The first known LGBT video game has been recovered by archivists and made available for free online!
Kudos to the recently unveiled Museum of ZZT, which goes above being a game repository and shows off new ways to explore user-created content.
A recommendation to read back-issues of Denise Caruso’s newsletter Digital Media, available once again online.
A podcast episode served as a reminder about the importance of preserving Flash games and whose history they represent.
Announcing a panel about game preservation for Super MAGFest 2018 featuring an incredible panel of archivists and historians. (Plus, Mac games are coming!)
After a month filled with reminders about keeping gaming history available, here are a few additional thoughts about those challenges and possibilities.
Some thoughts about the new frontiers opened by the risky but extremely promising emulation work recently implemented by the Internet Archive.
Time for a Kickstarter PSA: Please consider chipping in a few dollars to help an arts group preserve really great CD-ROM games made for young girls!
A recap of Jason Scott’s discussion about the legality of open game archiving at the National Digital Stewardship Residency 2016 Symposium.