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OG Group Buy 2.0

OG is trying to raise money to save hundreds of discs. We need to secure a few to start which'll help us get trust from the seller. If you're able to help please check the spreadsheet on google. Thank you!

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Preservation News

Designing the Duke

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Denise Chaudhari was the first woman hired for the then-secret Xbox project, where she designed more than just the original "Duke" controller that launched with the system in 2001.

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Castlevania Next Generation

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Castlevania in Venice? It nearly happened. This is the story of Castlevania Next Generation.

PS1 Hidden Palace Community Group Buy (Feb 2020/Part 2) - 16 PS1 Prototypes!

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PS2 Hidden Palace Community Group Buy (Feb 2020/Part 1) - 28 PS2 Prototypes!

X360 Cancelled "Hero" game by Splash Damage

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Here's a (relatively) short video of the cancelled game "Hero", by Splash Damage. I can't find any traces of this game on the internet, but it is very interesting. It is multiplayer only so there is not really much to it.

The Strong Museum Partners with Kongregate to Preserve History of Adobe Flash Player Video Games

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ROCHESTER, NY—The Strong museum, home to the International Center for the History of Electronic Games and World Video Game Hall of Fame, has partnered with Kongregate, one of the leading publishers and portals for Adobe Flash Player (a multimedia software platform) games, to preserve Flash gaming history. Support for the Flash plugin will end in 2020, meaning that many of these games risk being lost or unplayable in the future. The collaboration allows the museum to download and preserve the tens of thousands of Flash games uploaded to Kongregate, making them available for educational and research purposes.

“Flash games are an important piece of gaming history. They provided access to countless games for free to anyone with an Internet connection,” says Andrew Borman, digital games curator at The Strong. “Flash games were relatively easy...
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