Asteroids – Ready Player One Video Game Replay

The white, dagger-like outline of a space ship floats on a black void. White outlines of asteroids drift nearby.

Asteroids is a 2D, vector-display based arcade game developed by Lyle Rains and Ed Logg and released by Atari in November 1979. Game play revolves around a single space craft trapped in an asteroid field which attempts to survive for as long as possible by destroying any space rocks that get close. The Atari 2600 version … Read more

RPO Replay – Defender

The Ready Player One Replay is an exploration of the games that inspired the novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Source Gunfire wasn’t uncommon in the stacks, but it still shook me up. I knew I probably wouldn’t be able to fall back asleep, so I decided to kill the remaining hours until dawn by … Read more