Silverball – DOS PC Game Review

Friday, November 21st, 2014

Did you know Epic Pinball had an evil twin? This is the “forgotten” game in James Schmalz’s shareware pinball series! Presented in 60fps for your ball-smacking pleasure.

Oddware – MousePen Input Device

Friday, November 14th, 2014

Overview and demonstration of the ICMS/Appoint Mouse Pen. Why use a mouse shaped like a bar of soap when you could use a mouse shaped like an electric toothbrush?

Hocus Pocus – DOS Game Review

Friday, November 7th, 2014

Time to become a wizard so you can get the good restaurant seats! It’s Hocus Pocus, an Apogee game totally not based on the movie.

LGR Tech Tales – CP/M & Digital Research

Friday, October 31st, 2014

This episode covers the rise and fall of Digital Research and the story of Gary Kildall. Join me in LGR Tech Tales, looking at stories of technological inspiration, failure, and everything in-between!

NightHunter DOS PC Game Review

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Take control of the fangs of Count Dracula and nom the necks of Van Helsing’s groupies! A lesser-known horror platformer from the early days of UbiSoft Entertainment.

King Arthur’s KORT – DOS Game Review

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

King Arthur has fallen and it’s up to his Knights of the Round Table to unite Britain! A shareware classic from MVP Software, with turn-based medieval combat and kingdom-building.

Corncob Deluxe – DOS Game Review

Friday, October 10th, 2014

World War II never happened, but aliens sure did! Take a seat in your F4U Corsair and shoot down UFOs and other sci-fi weirdness in one of the more oddly-named flight sims.

SimCity is 25 Years Old! Happy Birthday!

Monday, October 6th, 2014

SimCity was released October 3, 1989. Celebrating a quarter century of city-building (and city-destroying) with a short and nostalgic look back at the game, my history with it, and what its impact has been.

Rune – PC Game Review

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Ragnarok! Loki! Vikings! Bloody action and adventure with a stellar Norse mythological backdrop, it’s Rune/Gold/Classic, the first game from Human Head Studios.

Tech Tales – Osborne’s Rise & Fall

Friday, September 26th, 2014

This episode covers the incredible rise and fall of Osborne. Join me in LGR Tech Tales, looking at stories of technological inspiration, failure, and everything in-between!

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