Nostalgia

04.02.15
Pong, Pac-Man and Space Invaders meet in mega mashup
04.02.15

Pong, Pac-Man and Space Invaders meet in mega mashup

We may have reached peak video game nostalgia. Mega-hybrid game Pacapong takes Pong, Pac-Man, and...

By R. Baldwin,   04.02.15
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03.24.15
Facebook makes it easier to relive your memories
03.24.15

Facebook makes it easier to relive your memories

Facebook knows you don't just want to keep tabs on the latest updates -- sometimes, you want to w...

By J. Fingas,   03.24.15
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01.31.15
The Daily Grind: Do you make tributes to the lost?
01.31.15

The Daily Grind: Do you make tributes to the lost?

There are games I will remember for the rest of my life, even though they're gone. I still have all...

By E. Lefebvre,   01.31.15
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01.29.15
The Game Archaeologist travels to Nexus: The Kingdom of the Winds
01.29.15

The Game Archaeologist travels to Nexus: The Kingdom of the Winds

I confess that I have a particular fascination for MMOs that came into existence in the 1990s. It's...

By J. Olivetti,   01.29.15
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01.06.15
You can play 2,400 classic DOS games in your web browser
01.06.15

You can play 2,400 classic DOS games in your web browser

If you're a PC gamer of a certain age (cough), you've probably lamented that many of the titles yo...

By J. Fingas,   01.06.15
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01.03.15
The Game Archaeologist: How DikuMUD shaped modern MMOs
01.03.15

The Game Archaeologist: How DikuMUD shaped modern MMOs

Even though there are hundreds and thousands of MMOs spanning several decades, only a small handful...

By J. Olivetti,   01.03.15
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12.20.14
The Game Archaeologist: The complete history of classic MMOs
12.20.14

The Game Archaeologist: The complete history of classic MMOs

Since this is my final Game Archeologist post of 2014, I want to indulge in a personal project that...

By J. Olivetti,   12.20.14
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12.10.14
Sony's PlayStation '94 Shop: where 20th Anniversary PS4s are £19.94
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12.10.14

Sony's PlayStation '94 Shop: where 20th Anniversary PS4s are £19.94

It's 10:30am on a cold Wednesday morning. A small crowd gathers outside an unassuming grey shop in...

By M. Brian,   12.10.14
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11.26.14
The Daily Grind: Does nostalgia impact your gameplay?
11.26.14

The Daily Grind: Does nostalgia impact your gameplay?

The MMO industry has been kicking around long enough now that we have ample opportunity to opine ab...

By J. Olivetti,   11.26.14
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