History at GDC: Don Rawitsch on The Oregon Trail

History at GDC: Don Rawitsch on The Oregon Trail

Bob talks with Don Rawitsch, one of the original creators of The Oregon Trail game. Topics include the initial inspiration behind the game, how the game was received by Don's students and fellow instructors, and how Don determined what to include in the game. Bob and Don also talk more generally about using games in the classroom. This episode was recorded at GDC 17.

History at GDC: Laine Nooney on Sierra On-line

History at GDC: Laine Nooney on Sierra On-line

History at GDC: Navid Khonsari on 1979 Revolution

History at GDC: Navid Khonsari on 1979 Revolution