Meet the Man Who Beat ‘Pac-Man’
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Meet the Man Who Beat ‘Pac-Man’

(coin dropping) (Pac-Man video game music playing) – [Voiceover] I’m Billy Mitchell, video game player of the century. I did the world’s first perfect score on Pac-Man. 3,333,360. Ooh, it’s exhausting to just say it. I began in the competitive world of pinball. It moved to Donkey Kong. But the greatest level of competition at […]

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LGR – Joust VGA – DOS PC Game Review

[electronic music] [typing] 1982 was a golden year for arcade games with titles like Q*bert, Dig Dug, Pole Position and Robotron: 2084 snatching innumerable credits from gamers’ pockets worldwide. But also that year, you had a game which changed the face of arcade gaming forever… by changing it to the face of a freaking ostrich. […]

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LGR – Wing Commander – DOS PC Game Review
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LGR – Wing Commander – DOS PC Game Review

[typing] [saxophone jazz music] Wing Commander. Developed and published by Origin Systems in 1990 for MS-DOS PCs. This is one of those legends of computer gaming that set the standard for an entire subgenre, that being spaceship combat simulation. Sure, there were plenty of space games and combat flight sims prior to this, from Starflight’s […]

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