Kings Quest Archive

  • Space Quest, Kings Quests, the Black Cauldron,  Ah, Sierra.  The name brings back good memories, the way that thinking about the family holiday makes you feel all warm and cozy wrapped up in your favorite blanket with the smell of Mom’s fresh apple pie drifting through the air on a chilly morning while drinking hot cocoa.  Sierra also elicits a tinge of excitement.  In the early 90’s, the anticipation to play a brand new Sierra game was HUGE.  I think given the choice of opening a pile of Christmas presents as a kid or delving into a new episode of Space Quest, I would have chosen the latter.  For my friend Khidr and I we first stumbled upon the Sierra […]

    Retro Gaming: Sierra Adventure Games

    Space Quest, Kings Quests, the Black Cauldron,  Ah, Sierra.  The name brings back good memories, the way that thinking about the family holiday makes you feel all warm and cozy wrapped up in your favorite blanket with the smell of Mom’s fresh apple pie drifting through the air on a chilly morning while drinking hot cocoa.  Sierra also elicits a tinge of excitement.  In the early 90’s, the anticipation to play a brand new Sierra game was HUGE.  I think given the choice of opening a pile of Christmas presents as a kid or delving into a new episode of Space Quest, I would have chosen the latter.  For my friend Khidr and I we first stumbled upon the Sierra […]

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