Some pretty fantastic games have some not so sweet origins. Candy Land is one such game.
Camelot. Merely saying the name brings fond memories and images of magic for many people. Camelot has been the standard for all things that are good in the world. In 1990, a new game hit the not-so-ye-olde streets. Conquests of Camelot is a historical role-playing adventure. Christy Marx gave her talents as both the writerContinue reading “Games Created by Women: Conquests of Camelot”
Some of the best inspiration for games can come from outside sources. Sometimes it is murder mysteries. Imagine a game where you are simply trying to get out of a house with some jewels but instead you start finding bodies instead. Well that is the very basic plot for the game Mystery House. This isContinue reading “Games Created by Women: Mystery House”
There are few things in this world that are better than playing games with people you care about. Sometimes we forget how much it means to play games together when we are young. Or even how much it means to play with younger people for us. It brings families together. We get to watch childrenContinue reading “Games Created by Women: Loopin Louie”
Games Created by Women: Gravity Ghost written by @ThiaTheBard
For many gamers, there are fantastic memories associated with games from the 1980s. Between the accessibility of arcades and finally being able to play at home these games became a foundation for so many of us who like to game. One such game was released in 1981. Centipede was sent out into the world byContinue reading “Games Created by Women: Centipede”
In a world were so many of us grew up with the Indiana Jones movies it is no wonder that so many people want to search for hidden treasures. To travel the world to gain that next artifact armed with a certain skill set and a lot of wit. Surely nothing bad would ever happen,Continue reading “Games Created by Women: Uncharted”
Would you think you would be able to survive in a nineteenth century mental institution? What if, once admitted, you were sent to an asylum known as a place where no one ever left? What if the doctors were not only there to keep you from escaping but also to perform whatever atrocities on youContinue reading “Games Created by Women: Blackwell’s Asylum”