Gaming history

I play, and occasionally get involved in making, games: computer, board, card, and tabletop.
All related things will be going here.
I've been delving into the archives of the Origin Museum, and picking the brains of its curator, Joe Garrity. I'm interested in more than just Ultima, so with any luck, this archive will reflect that.

A series looking at some Origin Systems games beyond the popular Ultima, Wing Commander, and Crusader series. Focusing on titles that have not been re-released, each game overview includes an embedded playable copy of the game, thanks to's web emulation project.
The Games That Time Forgot
Taking the time to play through the unloved, the forgotten and the downright obscure

In which I get my hands on the document pitching the never-made Ultima Underworld III, among other rejected titles.