Case / Artifact

Type

Company / Developer

Year

 

 

 

 

A

 

 

 

Star Trek vol. 4

Newsprint Tabloid

People's Computer Company

1976

Adventure

Videogame for Atari VCS

Atari

1978

Adventureland, S.A.G.A

Software for Apple II

Adventure International

1979

Savage Island

Software for Apple II

Adventure International

1980

Wizardry: A Game of

Fantasy and Adventure

Manual

Sir-Tech Software

1981

Wizardry: Proving

Grounds of the Mad

Overlord

Software for Apple II

Sir-Tech Software

1981

Upper Reaches of

Apshai

Software for TRS-80

or Atari 400/800

computer

Automated

Simulations/Epyx

1981

Castle Wolfenstein

Software for Apple II

Muse Software

1981

The Art of Computer

Game Design

Draft manuscript

(first rev.)

Chris Crawford

1982

 

 

 

 

B

 

 

 

Upper Reaches of

Apshai

Software for TRS-80

or Atari 400/800

computer

Automated

Simulations/Epyx

1981

Castle Wolfenstein

Software for Apple II

Muse Software

1981

The Art of Computer

Game Design

Draft manuscript

(first rev.)

Chris Crawford

1982

Donkey Kong

Software for

Colecovision

Coleco Industries /

Nintendo

1982

Star Wars: Jedi Arena

Atari VCS

Videogame

LucasFilm/Parker

Brothers

1983

Star Wars: The Empire

Strikes Back

Atari VCS

Videogame

LucasFilm Games

1983

Mario Bros.

Software for Atari 5200

Supersystem

Nintendo

1983

Mindwheel, 1984

Software for Commodore

64 or DOS

Brøderbund

1984

 

 

 

 

C

 

 

 

King's Quest

Software for IBM PC-jr

IBM

1984

Ballblazer

Apple II Software

Epyx Inc.

1985

Star Wars

NES Videogame

LucasFilm Games

1985

Wizard's Crown

Software for Apple II

Strategic

Simulations, Inc.

1985

Wizard's Crown

Software for Apple II

Strategic

Simulations, Inc.

1985

Mind Mirror

Software forCommodore 64

Electronic Arts

1985

Ultima I

Software for

IBM PC

Origin Systems, Inc.

1985

 

 

 

 

D

 

 

 

Gauntlet

Videogame for NES

Tengen

1985

Mario Bros.

Videogame for NES

Nintendo

1985

Super Mario Bros. 3

Videogame for NES

Nintendo

1985

The Legend of Zelda

Videogame for NES

Nintendo

1987

Pool of Radiance

Software for

Commodore 64

Strategic

Simulations, Inc.

1988

Neuromancer

Software for

Commodore 64

Interplay Productions

1988

Flyer for Essex MUD

Digital Facsimile

?

1989

"Explore Fantastic

new Worlds of

Computer Gaming"

Product Catalog

Strategic

Simulations, Inc.

1989

Metal Gear

Software for

IBM PC

Ultra Software

Corporation

1989

 

 

 

 

E

 

 

 

Maniac Mansion

NES Videogame

Jaleco

1990

DragonStrike

Videogame for NES

Strategic

Simulations, Inc.

1990

Secret of the Silver

Blades

Software for

DOS-compatible

computer

Strategic

Simulations, Inc.

1990

The Way of the

Avatar (A Guide to

Ultima IV)

Booklet

Origin Systems, Inc.

1990

Ultima IV

Software for

IBM PC

Origin Systems, Inc.

1990

Secret Weapons of

the Luftwaffe

PC Demo Software

Lucas Arts

1991

Super Mario World

Videogame for NES

Nintendo

1991

 

 

 

 

F

 

 

 

Wolfenstein

PC Software

id Software

1992

The Terminator

Videogame for NES

Mindscape

1992

The Legend of

Zelda: A Link

to the Past

Videogame for NES

Nintendo

1992

King's Quest V

Videogame for NES

Sierra On-Line/

Konami

1992

Wolfenstein

NES Videogame

id Software

1993

Full Throttle

MAC Software

Lucas Arts

1994

 

 

 

 

G

 

 

 

Star Wars:

Tie Fighter

PC Demo Software

Lucas Arts

1996

Afterlife

PC Demo Software

Lucas Arts

1996

Mortimer and the

Riddles of the

Medallion

PC Demo Software

Lucas Arts

1996

Half-Life

PC Software

Valve/Sierra

1998

Escape from

Monkey Island

PC Demo Software

Lucas Arts

2000

Asheron's Call:

Dark Majesty

PC Software

Microsoft

2002

Indiana Jones

and the Temple

of Doom

PC Demo Software

Lucas Arts

2003

Star Wars Galaxies:

An Emperor Divided

PC Software

Lucas Arts

2003