We’re looking at Trial by Fire today. I hope you like MAPS.
This is an interview from 1999 with developers from Sierra On-Line just days after they got laid off and lost their jobs. This is pretty much the end of the classic Sierra that most gamers know and love…
Battling robots, big explosions and sheer awesomeness is what you got when you played Earthsiege 1 & 2 back in 1995. Dynamix created these robot sims to compete with the popular Mechwarrior series, which actually they helped start back in 1989 for DOS! The series also includes such classics as Tribes, Starsiege, Battledrome, Cyberstorm and more.
Do you want to be a hero? The Quest for Glory series by Sierra was a classic adventure/role-playing series that fans world wide remember fondly. TheBigJB talks about all five games in the series and which ones are his favorite.
Continue reading Quest for Glory Series Retrospective
In 1996 Sierra Online was interested in creating a world class 2D platform game to compete with the best on consoles. Hunter Hunted had a great pedigree and came close to greatness, but fell short in a couple areas. Still, it’s a fascinating piece of classic Sierra history!
Continue reading Hunter Hunted – 2D Platformer Retro Review
One of adventure gaming’s most stunning masterpieces re-imagined in HD with new puzzles and locations, yet keeping that classic Jane Jensen story. TheBigJB reviews the game from a ex-Sierra employees perspective.
Continue reading Gabriel Knight: 20th Anniversary Review