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  1. Review of Real MYSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | MobyGames

    Note: this review refers to the original version of Myst as well as the new features introduces by this remake. When Myst was released back in 1993, it polarized opinions.

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  2. 20 most anticipated games of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    It's shaping up to be a truly vintage year for gaming. As well as the obligatory big-name sequels, the new generation getting into full-swing will usher in the biggest avalanche of original, ambitious IPs in recent memory.

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  3. New Orleans-based video game 'Gabriel Knight' beautifully remade for 20th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Take a look at the comparisons of the 1993 Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers PC game to the 20th Anniversary Edition. Twenty years later, a video game based in New Orleans has been stunningly rebuilt for a new generation of gamers.

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  4. New Orleans-based video game Gabriel Knight beautifully remade for 20th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Take a look at the comparisons of the 1993 Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers PC game to the 20th Anniversary Edition. Twenty years later, a video game based in New Orleans has been stunningly rebuilt for a new generation of gamers.

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  5. Cyan agrees to 'Myst' TV dealRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Hispanic Business

    Cyan Worlds, the maker of "Myst" and several later versions of the game, announced it has signed a deal with , CEO of Cyan Worlds, said his company will not be directly involved in the production. "We're willing to give up of the project.

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  6. The Flint Museum of Art Presents the Art of Video Games Exhibit, 10/25Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Art of Video Games is one of the first exhibitions to explore the 40-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium, with a focus on striking visual effects and the creative use of new technologies. From early pioneers to contemporary designers, this exhibition features some of the most influential artists throughout five eras of game technology.

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  7. Her Interactive Releases 31st Nancy Drew Mystery Nancy Drew: Labryinth of LiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Digital Game Developer

    Leading video game publisher and developer Her Interactive today released Nancy Drew: Labyrinth of Lies, the 31st edition of its award-winning mystery adventure series exclusively for PC and Mac. In this latest installment, the iconic teen sleuth travels to Greece to discover that someone is stealing more than just the spotlight.

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  8. Cyan agrees to 'Myst' TV deal - Tue, 14 Oct 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Spokesman-Review

    "Myst," the popular Spokane-made video game that became a cultural icon, will be turned into a live-action TV series. Cyan Worlds, the maker of "Myst" and several later versions of the game, announced it has signed a deal with Burbank, California-based Legendary Pictures to make a video version of the time-traveling story on which the game is based.

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  9. Cyan Worlds' Rand Miller explains why it's taking decades to bring Myst to televisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | VentureBeat

    Rand Miller has dedicated most of his professional life to the Myst video game series and its fans. That's why Miller, co-founder of Cyan Worlds in Spokane, Wash., announced a deal last week to create a new television show based on the Myst franchise.

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  10. Series Based on a Mysta Games in Development at LegendaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | [H]ard OCP

    Games turning into movies, movies turning into games, video games turning into TV series ; it's really difficult to keep up with all of the transitions. Now add one more into the mix with the introduction of Myst as a new TV series.

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  11. Level One: The Intro StageRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Coding Horror

    Way back in 2007, before Stack Overflow was a glint in anyone's eye, I called software development a collaborative game . And perhaps Stack Overflow was the natural outcome of that initial thought recasting online software development discussion into a collaborative game where the only way to "win" is to learn from each other.

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  12. Myst Is Becoming a TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Tom's Hardware

    Variety reports that Legendary Pictures has signed a deal with Washington-based Cyan Worlds to bring the popular game Myst to the small screen. The deal was made with Legendary's TV and Digital Media division, which has yet to determine if the series will be offered digitally through Netflix or Hulu Plus, or through traditional network TV.

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  13. The Language of Music Storytelling in GamesRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | InformIT

    In this chapter from Writing Interactive Music for Video Games: A Composer's Guide , you'll learn about the language of music storytelling in games and basic approaches to game scoring. Beginning with an overview of how game music is conceptualized, you'll understand the methodology to make the best creative music choices for your game.

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  14. Classic PC puzzle game Myst to be adapted into a TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Digital Trends

    There was a period during the '90s when you'd find a copy of the game Myst in the vicinity of nearly every home computer in existence, and now the celebrated puzzle-adventure game is returning to television. Deadline reports that Legendary TV has partnered with game developer Cyan Worlds to produce a television series and companion game based on Myst .

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  15. New 'Myst' Game Will Be Based On New 'Myst' TV ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Forbes.com

    I think I'm a part of the first generation of journalists to skip print media entirely, and I've learned a lot these last few years at Forbes. My work has appeared on Unreality, IGN, and most importantly, a segment on The Colbert Report at one point.

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  16. 'Myst' is being made into a TV drama with companion video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | TechSpot

    Myst was the first "real" computer game I ever played and at the time, I was absolutely blown away by the graphics and just how surreal the entire experience felt. I'm apparently not the only person that felt that way as Myst went on to become one of the most popular PC games of all-time.

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  17. Legendary Plans A "Myst"-Based TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Dark Horizons News

    The now two decades old classic PC video game "Myst" is set to be turned into a TV series. Legendary TV & Digital Media are teaming with Cyan Worlds on both a show and a companion video game based on the popular franchise.

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  18. Myst tipped to be coming to a TV near youRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | SlashGear.com

    Those who remember a time when you put in CDs, not DVDs, into PCs in order to install and play a game may have just jumped for joy or at the very least sported mild amusement on their faces. Myst, one of the unexpected successes of the gaming industry in the last two decades, is now rumored to be making a return to mainstream consciousness.

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  19. Myst to return as TV series, tie-in gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Bit-tech.net

    Cyan Worlds' Myst franchise is getting reborn as a 'transmedia' project that will include a TV series and a tie-in video game. Classic adventure franchise Myst is to return in a slightly unusual manner: a TV series with tie-in game title.

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  20. Series based on 'Myst' video game enters developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Just read this EW article from October, 1994-even during a time when computer games were very much a sequestered entertainment medium, Myst got mainstream attention more than a year after its release. It was kind of like The Sims of the 90s-everyone had a copy, even if they didn't know why.

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