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…

Wall$treet, Indeed: Financial Games of the '80s

I've mentioned the unfortunately named Stephen M. Cabrinety Collection blog a couple of times, but I really do love it — I'm always curious to see what gems will be dredged up from the archives. Following on the heels of a post from Owen on five games to play during a stock market crash » 9/28/08 1:30pm 9/28/08 1:30pm comes a post showing what…

Licensing Blasts From the Past: Nintendo

I've really been enjoying the posts over at the Stephen M. Cabrinety Collection blog, even though it has one of the worst titles I've ever seen. Up recently was a look back at some of the licensed goods in the collection, including this box of the 'Nintendo Cereal System.' And yes, they tried some of the 20 year old… » 9/06/08 12:00pm 9/06/08 12:00pm