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Star Trek: 25th Anniversary

2 years ago

Feature: Thing bit off

Have You Played… Star Trek: 25th Anniversary?

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time. This is my first time with Interplay's TOS-set point and click adventure game since the 90s. I was braced for awful things. I was wrong. It's still rather lovely - and, if the Abramsverse leaves you pining for the more measured approach of…

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Feature: My F***ing Sky

The RPG Scrollbars: Adventures In Spaaaaaaace!

Today, a little bit of heresy. I'm going to talk about adventure games. Specifically, about a thing I've always loved in them, when they offer the chance - that sense of being given a ship and a universe to explore. I get a shiver when I look at the star-map. I feel proud of my usually low-resolution, 256-colour VGA vessel. And yet, jump genres to…

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3 years ago

Star Trek Games Boldly Go Onto GOG

May the 7th be with you, as I guess people say nowadays. I don't understand youths. The point is: a trio of ye olde Star Trek games with Kirk, Spock, Sulu, and the gang have been discovered stuck in a transporter buffer for a few decades, and those clever clogs at GOG have rematerialised them to put them back on sale. Now on GOG -…

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