- Halcyon Days (book)
"Halcyon Days: Interviews with Classic Computer and Video Games Programmers" is a digital book edited by
James Hagueand published in 1997. [ [http://www.dadgum.com/halcyon The full HTML "Halcyon Days" book] in HTML] The book was originally formatted using HTMLand sold via mail-order, shipped on a floppy diskby Dadgum Games for USD$20. In 2002"Halcyon Days" was made freely available on the web. The book continues to be sold by " Dr. Dobb's Journal" [ [http://shop.sdmediagroup.com/ddj/store/1008.html Dr. Dobb's Journal CD-ROM Library] from SD Media Group] on a CD-ROMalso containing Susan Lammers's " Programmers at Work".
The introduction to "Halcyon Days" was written by
Many of the interviews in "Halcyon Days" are cited in
Wikipediaentries for game designers.
* [http://www.radiks.net/~jimbo/art/int5.htm An Interview with James Hague: Game Developer and Classic Video Game Historian] from Jim Lawless' personal web site
* [http://www.wired.com/culture/lifestyle/news/1997/03/2814 "Fan Captures History of Games' Early Creators"] from "
Wired News" (1997)
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