Quest for Glory III: The Wages of War is Worse

I once saw an interview with Josh Mandel, a great adventure game designer who worked at Sierra during its heyday. Most Sierra games (like Quest for Glory 1 and 2) used the old "text parser" interface, leftover from the text adventure games.  I had always wondered why Sierra stuck with this old interface for so …

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Bard’s Tale III: Thief of Fate

And with that, one childhood dream completed - I have finished the entire original Bard's Tale Trilogy!  What an achievement!  What a pinnacle of Retrogaming!  What a testament to human endurance! And now that I have finished all 3 of the original games, would I recommend this quest, this undertaking, this odyssey of RPGs to …

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