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On this episode, the Big Box PC Game Collectors discuss game preservation, specifically how future generations will deal with modern games which require constant internet connections to play as a form of digital rights management.
Posted: October 18, 2017, 12:12 am
The Big Box PC Game Collectors had the privilege of Corey and Lori Cole attending our hangout in June of 2015. We discussed their time at Sierra, the Quest for Glory series, and their new game Hero-U.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 2:22 am
In 2015 we had the pleasure of having a conversation with the one-and-only Josh Mandel. We discussed his start in gaming, his time at Sierra Online as well as Legend Entertainment, and the work he is doing now. Here is that interview.
Posted: February 18, 2017, 10:57 pm
The FPS genre became popular almost immediately upon inception. They continue to be the some of the most popular games released. On this episode, we outline a brief first person shooter history.
Posted: January 11, 2017, 2:53 am
The eternal question: why do we collect big box PC games? We’ll explore that subject in depth on this episode of the BBPCGC PodCast!
Posted: November 15, 2016, 2:56 am
This is the Big Box PC Game Collectors Podcast recorded May 14, 2015. On this episode: we talk about Sierra Online, their storied history, their most influential games, and the end of the adventure game era.
Posted: September 22, 2016, 1:36 am
On this episode, we welcome a very special guest: John Romero of id Software and Ion Storm fame! John spent some time with us talking about his vintage Apple II game collection and the developers who made them, including Nasir Gebelli and Synergistic Software. We also discussed the pros and cons of emulation with classic […]
Posted: July 13, 2016, 1:02 am
On this episode: we discuss whether we’re viewing classic gaming through rose-tinted glasses, the redefining of “nerds” as “cool,” and our favorite games from our personal collections.
Posted: June 23, 2016, 4:01 pm
On this episode we discuss the history of FMV games, whether it’s wise to keep your big box PC games sealed, and how we feel about the modern trend of remakes and sequels.
Posted: June 20, 2016, 6:27 pm