Back in the mid 1990s, some unique stuff happened in gaming, but few things are weirder than the bizarre PC adventure game The Dark Eye: A puppet adventure game based on the works of Edgar Allan Poe and starring one of the 20th century's most influential authors, William S. Burroughs.

In the video above, I talk about the game The Dark Eye: Why it's creepy, why it's forgotten and why the hell the guy that wrote Naked Lunch is in it.

Also, as a special bonus, here is Burroughs' reading of Annabelle Lee, the poem mentioned in the video: