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  1. Polybius Fever

    10-09-2014 at 04:59 PM


    Sorry I haven't kept up here, things have been a little crazy since I went to the library. Some good leads, a new bunch of people and things to look up in connection with the hypnotic trigger experiments known as the ...

    Updated 10-13-2014 at 11:14 PM by Jace Hall

  2. Tim Leary's Mind Mirror, by Electronic Arts (1985)

    09-27-2014 at 06:58 PM
    I mentioned this in passing when the archive was opened in the NYPLibrary. Boxes of Tim Leary's video game ideas, tons of floppy discs, even his old power glove. They don't talk about his power glove in this article, but there is a picture of it out there on the internet.

    I bring it up ...

    Updated 09-27-2014 at 07:31 PM by GIV

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  3. Bouncer

    09-23-2014 at 07:32 PM
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    Here is a game with a strange history, Bouncer.

    "Around 2012, it was brought to the author’s attention that the game Bouncer disappeared off the coin-op map in late 1983. No known examples of the game have surfaced, hence the game code has never been emulated in MAME for enthusiasts and ...

    Updated 09-23-2014 at 10:31 PM by GIV

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  4. Poly Play by VEB Polytechnik

    09-23-2014 at 07:17 PM
    Here we have "Poly-Play." An arcade game developed in the German Democratic Republic in 1981; it is the only such machine to originate in the GDR. It was created by VEB Polytechnik and contained a number of games, including a knock-off of Pac-Man.

    http://charliecoffin.tumblr.com/post/98143661195 ...
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  5. Dunkin' in Epiphanic Polybian Ascension

    09-15-2014 at 07:59 PM
    Someone at the King of Arcades world premiere this weekend asked Richie about the Polybius that we found. It was during the Q&A afterwards, and Richie said 'that is one for Duncan' and called me up to the stage to field the question. It is nice to be recognized as an expert in your chosen field. Or ...

    Updated 09-15-2014 at 08:09 PM by GIV

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  6. Meet Duncan Idontknow

    09-11-2014 at 09:31 AM
    I've been too busy to organize my notes and thoughts to post yet. Until I do, you can always contact me, I'm happy to respond to specific inquiries. You could also see me live at events, that is the best time to catch me, for discussion of all matters Polybius. I'll be at the King of Arcades premiere ...
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  7. Duncan Idontknow's Polybius blog

    08-21-2014 at 03:27 PM
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    Verified! First post on my new blog. Nothing interesting, just getting settled in.

    I like it here, I approve of the atmosphere that Jace is creating. And I've been meaning to phase out the facebook. So Polybius and all things mysterious and arcade related will go here, along with the ...
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