Unreleased Duke Nukem Game Winds Up at Library of Congress

Were you one of the eleven people waiting for the Duke Nukem game that was supposed to come to the PlayStation Portable? Still bummed that it never came out? All hope is not lost. A disc containing the source code for Duke Nukem: Critical Mass was recently found in Washington, D.C. But getting at the guts of the thing… » 8/06/14 12:30pm 8/06/14 12:30pm

On the LOC Preserving Virtual Worlds Project

I've mentioned my love for the delightful How They Got Game » 11/22/08 3:30pm 11/22/08 3:30pm, which catalogues some of the neat holdings of the Stanford Stephen M. Cabrinety Collection (among other things); now, they're getting some love from the Stanford alumni magazine, which highlights the Library of Congress 'Preserving Virtual Worlds' project…

Preserving Our History: Good Games Never Go Out of Style

Rob Zacny has a thought provoking piece up at the Escapist: on the whole, we're the worst genre when it comes to preserving our history, even the great classics acknowledged as 'great.' In a society - never mind technical area - where progress and marching forward is the name of the game, it's not exactly surprising,… » 6/29/08 12:30pm 6/29/08 12:30pm