Archive for January 15th, 2009

I’ve written before that I appreciate good old games.  I’m not the only one.

Good Old Games is what I wish Steam would be.  No DRM, relatively cheap access to games from the entirety of gaming history (still working on that one), modern OS compatibility, and no internet connection required to actually play.  I just buy the games, download them, and play to my heart’s content.  If my hard drive crashes, I download it again, no charge.  This is the promise and beauty of digital distribution; low overhead, low maintenance, digital property and tech-savvy customers.

Why do publishers and devs abandon good old games? (more…)

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