Archive for October, 2012

History of DRM & Copy Protection

Friday, October 26th, 2012

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An overview of copy protection and DRM schemes used in computer gaming, covering the most notable and interesting methods from the late 70’s on up through today!


Oddware – CyberShades 3D Glasses

Friday, October 19th, 2012

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Depth! Immersion! Headaches! The Chinon Cyber Shades active shutter 3D LCD glasses were on the cutting edge in 1995, boosting sales of 3D-capable PC games and aspirin alike.

The Sims 3 Seasons – Ignorant Review

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Yes, after a year of waiting, it’s another ignorant review. With a dose of enhanced negativity this time. I honestly can’t believe I’ve gotten so many requests to do another one of these, haha.

For those of you who wanted it, you can download the fake TS3 box art here!

Hover! – PC Game Review

Friday, October 12th, 2012

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Jump in your hovercraft/bumper car hybrid and collect all the flags before the opposing drones do! Hover, the free pack-in game for Windows 95, lets you do this and… not much else.

Download Hover! from Microsoft’s public FTP!

LGR Wrap Up – September 2012

Sunday, October 7th, 2012

Monthly update on gaming and channel-related topics that came up during the previous month. Because answering these questions individually has become overwhelming!

* Channel Update – 01:26
* Gameplay Log – 05:36
* Collection Update – 07:54
* Gaming News – 10:28

SimPrograms interview with LGR
LGR on Retroware TV
Thief 2/Dark Engine Patch

Lawn Mower – PC Game Review

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

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Mowing lawns? Yeah, not exactly the typical idea for a fun game. But when you add bizarre pickups and enemies that “are stole your fuel”, you’ve got an awesome setup for some relaxing gaming!