Had a lousy cold yesterday and today so not feeling up to a regular post. Thought I’d share with you one of my sick day pleasures, playing vintage Sierra Quest Games (specifically the VGA remake of Space Quest 1). Unlike LucasArts adventure games, Sierra titles punish you for the wrong decision at almost every turn, and serve up dozens of amusing ways for your character to die. I’m sad to say many of these befell my character yesterday (especially “I’m melting” in part two):
See you tomorrow!