Sierra Entertainment can be associated with dozens of classic adventure games. Some of the  most memorable games I have played are Police  Quest, Space Quest, Leisure Suit Larry and, of course,  King’s Quest. King’s Quest was my first experience  at an “RPG” game on the PC. I was 10 years old and  thought I was the coolest kid on the block. Friends  would come over and we would imagine the game  on the monitor was real and we had to make sure  our decisions were perfect. It drove the imagination to the highest level.

That was the goal of all the Sierra games and the  visionaries behind it were Roberta and Ken Williams.  Roberta and Ken created the first graphic adventure  game in 1980 called Mystery House. From there they  would go on to create some of the most recognizable  adventure games in history.

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Todd Friedman (269 Posts)

Todd Friedman is heavily involved in the video game community. He is currently writing for Old School Gamer Magazine, Retro Gaming Times and The Walter Day Collection. He has Co-Promoted the Video Game Summit in Illinois for the past 13 Years. Todd's first book, Walter Day's Superstars of Gaming, Volume 1, was released in February of 2020. Volume 2 of the Superstars of Gaming will be published later this fall. Todd is also on the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Nomination Committee for the International Video Game Hall of Fame.