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The Lost Vikings Retrospective

Back before Blizzard created the PC gaming trifecta of World of Warcraft, Diablo and Starcraft and¬†revolutionized the industry as we know it, they were originally known as Silicon & Synapse. While most people are only familiar with Blizzards recent output (referring mainly to this decade), their time at S&S ended up producing some of the most notable games of that given era. While Rock n’ Roll Racing is widely considered to be a cult classic and Blackthorne is still noted to this day as an under-rated platformer, it was The Lost Vikings that make the studio notable for bring one of the most creative power houses of the 16-bit generation. Continue reading The Lost Vikings Retrospective