Printed cover sheet included with Takashi Murakami's "©Hiropon", a digital artwork by himself and Saru Brunei as a part of Digitalogue's Macintosho exhibit in 1993; floppy disk for Mac

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Printed cover sheet included with Takashi Murakami's "©Hiropon", a digital artwork by himself and Saru Brunei as a part of Digitalogue's Macintosho exhibit in 1993; floppy disk for Mac

Goferwinkel's Adventures: The Lavender Land (Megatoon/Ebooks, Mac/Windows, 1992)

Pickle’s Book (Scope/AI Soft, Mac/Windows, 1994)

If the style of those CGI characters looks familiar, it’s because it’s by Hitomi Amakawa, who’s better-known for her work on the PlayStation like Jumping Flash and Astronoka.

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New blog post! I wrote about Eriko Tamura’s Oz, a Wizard of Oz pastiche for kids with shockingly good photography and some pretty cool CGI design. cdrom.ca/games/2022/08/28/erik

silhouetted nudity on a record sleeve 

Amazing discovery at a yard sale: a vinyl record with a Hi-NRG remix of the official theme song for the Vancouver Gay Games III in 1990.

The story of how Michael Nyman ended up scoring Enemy Zero is still one of my all time fave game dev stories. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enemy_

Fascinated by the look of this game. I associate this specific hyper-crunchy style of Director dithering with western games, so seeing it paired with this very anime artstyle is jarring in an interesting way. (Pasosuke, Bell-da, Mac/Windows, 1996)

Was reading an old issue of The Body Politic, and came across this old Little Sisters ad. Love seeing an ad this old for a queer bookstore that's still around.

archive.org/details/bodypoliti

(The Body Politic, August, 1986)

I came across a set of BMUG floppy newsletters from the early 90s. I figured these had to be online already, but apparently not? One or two is a duplicate but the others don’t seem to be online yet.

Well *that’s* an interesting discovery. Seems to be a development tool for the CD-i version of Myst. archive.org/details/myst-langu

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