ReAction: 🕹️ Xbox Releases! 🕹️ New Website! Enchanted Version!

Greetings, Everyone! Roberta and I are on our boat now, cruising in Canada. We are enjoying our time on the boat, but we’re also still hard at work on our Colossal Cave game. Roberta is a perfectionist. I remember thinking last summer that we were almost finished with the game, but Roberta has continued pushing us. If someone on the team, or some reviewer, or some game player, sees something in the game that could be improved, Roberta insists that we “fix it.” She wants the game to be perfect before we move on to whatever comes next.

ReAction: Why Roberta ❤’s Colossal Cave, Live Event & New Video!

From Ken’s Desk ~ “For the first time in our newsletter we actually have an article by Roberta. She talks about the game and why we decided to come back from retirement and make a game after all these years. I hope you will enjoy this issue of the newsletter!” In this edition… Why Roberta […]

ReAction: Ken’s Thoughts, New Price & “The Modern Boomer” Podcast

In this edition… Greetings all!  As you may have heard we released our new game! That said, we’ve been busy since the initial release enhancing the game and starting our marketing effort. We’ve also been busy putting it on more devices.  This edition of ReAction has a lot of good information, including: Updated release schedule Update on pricing […]

Colossal Cave is now available.  People are loving it! 🔥

In this edition… Colossal Cave has launched! Colossal Cave launched on January 19th on Steam and Epic Games Store. It also released on Meta Quest 2, Nintendo Switch (North America) & Playstation 5 What’s ahead for Colossal Cave? Read ahead and see! Ken’s Thoughts on ChatGPT “A Peek Inside The Cave” – stories and trivia […]

Q&A with Roberta & Ken Williams, developers of reimagined Colossal Cave, out today

Sid Shuman (he/him)January 19, 2023 Ken and Roberta Williams need little introduction among adventure game fans. The duo, who founded legendary developer Sierra On-Line in the earliest days of gaming, has been responsible for some of the genre’s most innovative, daring, and memorable titles. The two have been away from game development for quite some […]

Why Colossal Cave matters and why Ken and Roberta Williams remade it

Fifty years after it first appeared on old mainframes, Sierra founders Ken and Roberta Williams have remade the landmark adventure game Colossal Cave. Ian Boudreau23 hours ago Colossal Cave is an adventure game that predates its own genre and  arguably everything we know as ‘the rules’ of modern game design. It began life as 700 lines of […]

Colossal Cave is released!

In this edition… COLOSSAL CAVE IS AVAILABLE NOW!! Thank you for reading. For more insight, visit my blog – Ken’s Corner Colossal Cave OUT NOW!! Colossal Cave Brings Magic, Wonder to PlayStation VR 2 in 2023 Fantasy Adventure Launches on PC, Meta Quest 2, Consoles Today Xbox Version Makes a Short Detour SEATTLE – Jan. 19, […]

Ken and Roberta Williams are back to evolve the adventure game genre

Right before her 20-plus year retirement, Roberta Williams could see how the video game industry was about to leave the adventure game genre behind. Set in motion in the 1970s by a text adventure game called Colossal Cave Adventure, the genre would never be the same after Roberta and her husband, Ken Williams, entered the industry. […]

Happy New Year 2023 & Upcoming Release on Jan 19th

In this edition… Happy New Year 2023!! Wishing you all a happy & prosperous New Year in 2023 Colossal Cave finally releases! Launching for PC & Consoles Jan 19th Coming to Meta Quest 2 VR soon! WISHLIST NOW ON STEAM! We were in the LA Times; read the article here Thank you for reading. For more […]

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