Classics

02.01.14
The Game Archaeologist: The rise, fall, and rescue of Vanguard
02.01.14

The Game Archaeologist: The rise, fall, and rescue of Vanguard

I have been wanting to do an article on the whole saga (small pun intended) of Vanguard for some ti...

By J. Olivetti,   02.01.14
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01.18.14
The Game Archaeologist: A brief history of roguelikes
01.18.14

The Game Archaeologist: A brief history of roguelikes

As with adventure games, it appears as though the mobile market has triggered a resurgence in the p...

By J. Olivetti,   01.18.14
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01.16.14
Final Fantasy 6 out now on Android
01.16.14

Final Fantasy 6 out now on Android

Final Fantasy 6 is now available on Android. The mobile port was originally announced in October by...

By M. Suszek,   01.16.14
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01.04.14
The Game Archaeologist: Four efforts to preserve dead MMOs
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01.04.14

The Game Archaeologist: Four efforts to preserve dead MMOs

As I type this, we are now living in a post-Warhammer Online world. You can probably tell by all of...

By J. Olivetti,   01.04.14
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12.21.13
The Game Archaeologist: Revisiting the BBS
12.21.13

The Game Archaeologist: Revisiting the BBS

Back in 2010 (2010, really? Wow.) I gave a broad overview of the history and importance of the BBS...

By J. Olivetti,   12.21.13
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12.07.13
The Game Archaeologist: Going forward by looking back at the past
12.07.13

The Game Archaeologist: Going forward by looking back at the past

Have you noticed? I'm sure you've noticed. It seems as though ever since this Kickstarter fad flare...

By J. Olivetti,   12.07.13
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12.01.13
Sega to continue 3D Classics series on 3DS, US release depends on sales
12.01.13

Sega to continue 3D Classics series on 3DS, US release depends on sales

The remainder of Sega's first round of 3D Classics for the 3DS eShop will be made available in the...

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11.23.13
The Game Archaeologist: The bizarre death of Wish [Updated]
11.23.13

The Game Archaeologist: The bizarre death of Wish [Updated]

First of all, "wish" is one of those words that ends up looking dang strange the more you focus on...

By J. Olivetti,   11.23.13
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11.09.13
The Game Archaeologist: Classic servers and you
11.09.13

The Game Archaeologist: Classic servers and you

Sometimes players don't want progress into the future; they want to regress into nostalgia. I've al...

By J. Olivetti,   11.09.13
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