Tag: games

Target Stores Selling Handheld Oregon Trail Game

Target Stores are now apparently getting into the Realm of the Retro Machine.   A new hand held game being sold exclusively  at Target emulates the original 1984 version of The Oregon Trail.  While most games related to the property in recent years have focused on renewing the property, this one plays squarely on the original.   […]

Robert Clardy’s Cyber Jack released by A.P.P.L.E.

Seattle, Washington — June 19, 2017 — Apple Pugetsound Program Library Exchange (A.P.P.L.E.) and Robert Clardy are proud to announce the immediate availability of his autobiography Cyber Jack: The Adventures of Robert Clardy and Synergistic Software. Cyber Jack chronicles Robert Clardy’s adventures throughout his self-made career as a computer programmer.  He shares business advice, humorous […]

Structris for iOS Released by A.P.P.L.E.

Structris for iOS is now available for the iPhone and iPad for $1.99. Produced and designed by Brian Wiser and Bill Martens of A.P.P.L.E., collaborating with original Apple II programmer Martin Haye and iOS programmer Olivier Goguel, the game features easy-to-use touch controls, Game Center support, and background music from neo-classical composer Tomoki Takamori.  It […]

Rogue Invader: 1-bit Games Are Still Cool

  Do you miss the days of 1-bit Mac games? Squishy Games is finishing Rogue Invader – their nearly-complete, modern side-scrolling shooter, due to be released February 2016 in 720p black and white.  The early build I played looks impressive and shows a lot of promise. Creator Nathan Rees spoke with me as he was preparing to launch his Kickstarter: Brian […]