This episode covers the story of what happened to big box PC game packaging. For over two decades it was commonplace to find computer games in boxes of all shapes and sizes, but who put a stop to it and why? Join me in LGR Tech Tales, looking at stories of technological inspiration, failure, and…

Over 1,600 unique PC game boxes from the ’80s to the mid-2000s! So much gaming history in one spot makes me happy in ways it’s tough to explain. This is the LGR big box computer game collection room update for June 2017. ● LGR links: https://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews https://www.twitter.com/LazyGameReviews https://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews ● Music used in order of appearance:…

Big thank you to Jackson for sending these my way! Dozens of fun and rare old-school IBM PC-compatible games here 🙂 ● Consider supporting LGR on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews ● Social links: https://twitter.com/lazygamereviews http://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews

One of the earlier adaptations of Bally Midway’s arcade classic, Rampage! Smash buildings and eat pesky humans, all while admiring those chunky EGA graphics. Even if you can play arcade-perfect ports today, there’s still something special here. ● Consider supporting LGR on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews ● Social links: https://twitter.com/lazygamereviews http://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews ● Music used in order of…

Spoiler-free gameplay and commentary on Undertale, one of the more enjoyably unique games to come around in a while. Socialize all the monsters, experience weirdness! ● Consider supporting LGR on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews ● Social links: https://twitter.com/lazygamereviews http://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews ● Get the game on Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/391540/ ● Music used in order of appearance: “Back In Town” and…

It’s a wave of crime! Stop it before the president’s daughter is gone forever and Williams sues you for ripping off NARC! ● Consider supporting LGR on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews ● Social links: https://twitter.com/lazygamereviews http://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews ● Music used in order of appearance: Leslie’s Strut by John Deley F-29 Retaliator Adlib soundtrack https://www.youtube.com/audiolibrary/music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=34de_aDKnQ8

Give me liberty or give me DOS! Ward off the British during the American Revolutionary War, or capture the American commander-in-chief. It’s up to you to eat cheeseburgers. ● Consider supporting LGR on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews ● Social links: https://twitter.com/lazygamereviews http://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews ● Music used in order of appearance: “Feel The Funk” by Jimmy Fontanez “America The…

Featuring thousands of big box PC games, vintage computers, and a whole lot more. Celebrating 6 years of LGR with a collection overview/game room tour in 4K! Skip to the shelf-by-shelf overview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?&v=a8WVldc4U_8#t=519 ● Consider supporting LGR on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews ● Social links: https://twitter.com/lazygamereviews http://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews ● Music used in order of appearance: “Roger That” by…

Collecting big box PC games is fun enough, but it’s a real treat to find packages with unique shapes and designs. A selection of the most unusual computer game boxes in my collection! ● Consider supporting LGR on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews ● Social links: https://twitter.com/lazygamereviews http://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews Music used in order of appearance: “Techno 1” from Streets…

Often referred to as Canada’s Oregon Trail, though it’s more of a trucking simulator meets interactive fiction game. An overview of the game’s history, its predecessors, and its maple syrup-delivering gameplay! ● Consider supporting LGR on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews ● Social links: https://twitter.com/lazygamereviews http://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews ● Play the game online: https://archive.org/details/msdos_Crosscountry_Canada_1991 http://www.virtualapple.org/crosscountrycanada.html Music used in order of…

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