Chapter 15. Connect 4: A Classic Game Goes Wireless
I can still clearly remember the first time I saw Dragon’s Lair in an arcade. Seeing an arcade game with “cartoon quality” graphics was nothing short of mind-blowing at the time. Dragon’s Lair was created by Cinematronics and released in 1983 to much fanfare because of its incredible graphics and storyline. What gamers eventually learned is that Dragon’s Lair was more of an animated choose-your-own-adventure game than a true video game; in fact, it is an animated laserdisc game. I’m not taking anything away from the game, but “playing” it is more about choosing options as the story ...
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