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The Classic Adventurer - Special Edition (2023)

Colossal Adventures in Twin Kingdoms of Hobbits. The Classic Adventurer is a collection of in-depth interviews, reviews, and artwork from the golden era of adventure gaming.

ByMark Hardisty

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Colossal Adventures in Twin Kingdoms of Hobbits. The Classic Adventurer is a collection of in-depth interviews, reviews, and artwork from the golden era of adventure gaming. The Classic Adventurer: Special Edition (2023) features Sherlock Holmes: Another Bow on the cover and inside - a landmark text adventure development from Bantam Electronic Publishing and Imagic. There is a candid interview with Simon Butler, a graphics artist responsible for the artwork in Ocean Software's Neverending Story and Hunchback adventures. Marshal Linder looks back at his time with IBM, and the game he created for the PC called Zyll - a game that defined the CRPG genre. Finally Shaun McClure discussed his adventure book, Ian Muriss looks back at the adventures he created for the Acorn Electron and BBC Micro and Edward Toovey discusses the origins of the Sam Boon series of dectective games.

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Publication Date
Mar 18, 2023
Language
English
Category
Computers & Technology
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Mark Hardisty

Specifications

Pages
58
Binding
Perfect Bound
Interior Color
Color
Dimensions
US Letter (8.5 x 11 in / 216 x 279 mm)

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