[Link] How GOG.com Save And Restore Classic Videogames

Ein lesenswerter Artikel, wie Good Old Games dem Medium Videospiele dient indem sie ältere Titel auf aktuellen Systemen spielbar halten, eine moderne Möglichkeit des Bezugs bereitstellen und erzählen welche Schwierigkeiten dabei auftreten.

"There is a strong element of actually preserving game history – digitising and archiving materials that could disappear at any time. Just talking to our Product team, you can tell that it's really something of a passion project; they collect tons of materials for games that we haven't released yet (or materials we can't get the rights to release). 'Just in case', they say, but years from now when all the online links go down, and the printed pages are faded, a digital copy will at least be kept safe somewhere."