Software review archeology: ChipWits with a bullet!
I am working on PR for Hel’s Bet and one of my tasks is to redo my web bio page. A subtask is to scan a bunch of reviews of my computer games ChipWits and The King of Chicago. I found a software bestseller list from December 31, 1984 which features ChipWits rising fast in the Ed software charts!
Part of the fun of writing games 25 years ago was the number of competing microcomputer systems. I coded games for about half of these:
I am still a bit ground down by finishing the book – writing is still tough – but am feeling confident I’m going to sell it.