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09.13.14
Lode Runner creator Douglas E. Smith passes away
09.13.14

Lode Runner creator Douglas E. Smith passes away

Douglas E. Smith, creator of 1983 puzzler Lode Runner, has passed away. Tozai Games, the current h...

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05.09.14
Colin Pillinger, Britain's Mars-rover chief, dies aged 70
05.09.14

Colin Pillinger, Britain's Mars-rover chief, dies aged 70

Colin Pillinger, one of Britain's most famous space scientists, has died at the age of 70 from a b...

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04.10.14
Joust, Pin*Bot artist Python Anghelo passes away
04.10.14

Joust, Pin*Bot artist Python Anghelo passes away

Python Anghelo, the artist behind many iconic illustrations from the golden age of arcade gaming, p...

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02.11.14
Night Trap, Sewer Shark developer Ken Melville passes away
02.11.14

Night Trap, Sewer Shark developer Ken Melville passes away

If you've ever played Sewer Shark or other beloved full-motion video games of the '80s and '90s, th...

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01.26.14
Justin 'JewWario' Carmical passes away at 42
01.26.14

Justin 'JewWario' Carmical passes away at 42

Justin Carmical, a games writer and entertainer known for his You Can Play This series and "JewWari...

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01.25.14
Nvidia marketing manager killed trying to rescue man from train
01.25.14

Nvidia marketing manager killed trying to rescue man from train

Nvidia marketing manager Philip Scholz, 35, was killed on January 20 when a commuter train struck b...

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