Roger boosted

A Mind Forever Voyaging
Written by Steve Meretzky
Developed and published by Infocom
1985

Roger boosted

Happy Birthday Jerry Lawson!

Jerry invented arguably one of the most important components to modern home console gaming. Modular software (cartridges). His work would help build the FairChild F, the first modular cartridge console. He was a chief engineer for the company. This predates the 2600!

Without Jerry’s invention the gaming world would not have been the same today! Thank you Jerry!
#blackmastodon #gaming #engineering #videogames

A play in two lines:

"Hey, the Merriam-Webster word of the year for 2022 is 'gaslighting'!"

"No it's not.""

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