Checkers – Mainframe – 1961

Publisher: –Developer: George Frampton, Steve SingerRelease date: 1961Platform: MainframeType: CheckersCountry: U.S.A.More info: – Checkers allows the player to play the classic board game on the ILLIAC supercomputer. Standard checkers gameplay applies, where the player and the computer take turns moving their pieces diagonally on the game board. The computer AI Read more…

Darwin – Mainframe – 1961

Publisher: Bell Telephone Laboratories, Inc.Developer: Victor A. Vyssotsky, Robert Morris Sr., M. Douglas McIlroyRelease date: 1961Platform: MainframeType: Programming gameCountry: U.S.A.More info: Wikipedia, Remake of the game Darwin was developed at Bell Labs, and played on an IBM 7090. The game consisted of a program called the umpire and a designated Read more…