1893: More than Fair

“Some claim that games were like this only because that was what the current technology would bear, but I swear that those were still some of the best games ever made, and even today you could make a good one in this genre, which is now old enough to buy alcohol. | Thank heavens someone came along to prove me right. 1893: A World’s Fair Mystery is a text adventure…

Commodore 64 Makes a Comeback

“Tulip is working with Ironstone Partners, which will handle all sales of Commodore 64-related products worldwide and take over the main C64 Web portal. Enthusiasts have made over 10 million game downloads, the site owners have said.|Unauthorized use of the Commodore name by other organizations will be stopped, Tulip said in the statement.” –Commodore 64 Makes a Comeback (PC World) So… what will happen to the enthusiasm of the enthusiasts when…

Game Makers Aren't Chasing Women

“Of the 25 or so people in Electronics Boutique, six were women. Three of them looked bored — they were accompanying their gamer boyfriends. Two Korean-American girls were in the store on their own, but they were buying a copy of Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne for a male relative. And the last woman? She was working one of the cash registers.” Suneel Ratan –Game Makers Aren’t Chasing Women (Wired) This…