Baseball – Mainframe – 1967

Publisher: Digital Equipment Computer Users’ Society (DECUS)Developer: –Release date: 1967. Aug.Platform: Mainframe (DEC PDP-10)Type: Sport/BaseballCountry: U.S.A.More info: – Baseball is a BASIC game that plays out the 1967 world series between the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals. All the players are present and probabilities for their actions can Read more…

Kalah – Mainframe – 1961

Publisher: Digital Equipment Computer Users’ Society (DECUS)Developer: Roland Silver Release date: 1961Platform: Mainframe (PDP-1)Type: Board gameCountry: U.S.A.More info: Manual Kalah is an adaptation of the board game with the same name, which is part of the Mancala family of games. The game is played by one player against an AI Read more…

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…