Archive for the ‘computer’ Tag

Race The Nags – DOS Game Review

Monday, December 29th, 2014

Off-track betting for DOS! What could be more simple? Not much, actually. A review of the horse racing game by Dick Olsen.

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Descent To Undermountain Game Review

Friday, November 28th, 2014

Combine Dungeons & Dragons and Descent and what do you get? A first-person role playing adventure that was released incomplete, apparently!

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.

Oddware – Diamond Edge 3D

Friday, September 19th, 2014

Overview and demonstration of the first 3D accelerator powered by Nvidia. Play converted Saturn games on Windows 95, using real Saturn controllers and quadratic rendering!

The Sims 3 Last Venue of Amore Review

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Review of the final downloadable lot for The Sims 3: Last Venue of Amore. What all does it include? Is it worth the cash? How awkward is making love on a gondola?

Oculus Rift DK2 Thoughts & Demo

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

Gameplay demos and first impressions on the Oculus Rift Development Kit 2! Virtual reality has never been so virtually real, dude.

Afterlife – PC Game Review

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Ever want to find out how well you’d do running heaven and hell? Only in Afterlife, a LucasArts city-builder and management sim in the vein of SimCity 2000!

PC-Man – PC Booter Game Review

Friday, August 1st, 2014

One of the oldest PC games I own, and one of the first proper Pac-Man games for IBM PCs and compatibles from 1982!

Daggerfall – DOS PC Game Review

Friday, July 18th, 2014

While Arena may have set the stage, Daggerfall took it to another level entirely. Explore one of the largest game worlds ever in Chapter II of The Elder Scrolls series!