The History of Computer Role-Playing Games Part III

Gamasutra presents part three in contributor Matt Barton's extensive look at the history of computer role-playing games, this time exploring the years from 1994 to 2004. Part one, covering 1980-1983, and part two, covering 1985-1993, are also available. Link to the article

Posted by drZool @ 4/12/2007 00:33  |    2


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Pixel_Outlaw (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 4/14/2007 10:49

Anyone ever notice that almost all PC games look the same.....

Take a bunch of dark colors with prerendered jaggy edged sprites and then have splotches of colors like neon green and red for the HUD.
Once again Japan wins for looks.

jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 4/13/2007 18:07
Finally got around to reading all that. Pretty good thaks for sharing.

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