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"Computer games don't affect kids; I mean if Pac-Man affected us as kids, we'd all be running around in darkened rooms, munching magic pills and listening to repetitive electronic music."
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Maniac Mansion (1987)

The Secret of Monkey Island (1990, 2009)

Eye of the Beholder 2: The Legend of Darkmoon (1991)

King's Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow (1992)

Spear of Destiny (1992)

Day of the Tentacle (1993)

Spectre VR (1993)

Ravenloft: Strahd's Possession

Menzoberranzan (1994)

Warcraft: Orcs and Humans (1994)

Warcraft 2: Tides of Darkness (1995) and Beyond the Dark Portal (1996) expansion

Duke Nukem 3D (1996)

Sensible World of Soccer 96/97

Diablo (1997)

Starcraft (1998) and Brood War expansion

Planescape: Torment (1999)

Diablo 2 (2000)

Deus Ex (2000)

Serious Sam: The First Encounter

Warcraft 3: Reign of Chaos (2002) and The Frozen Throne (2004) expansion

Knytt (2006)

Painkiller: Black Edition (2007)

Portal (2007)

Passage (2007)

Braid (2008)

Don't Look Back (2009)

Every day the same dream (2009)

Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter (2010)

Heaven's Vault (2019)

History of the Video Game Industry

Old Game Emulation

High-Quality Retro Gaming Blogs

Game Parodies