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Rise and Fall of Infogrames Part 1

April 15, 2018

TCW Podcast Episode 064 - Rise and Fall of Infogrames Part 1

The rise and fall of a French company founded by Bruno Bonnell.  We cover the rocky start of the company and the games that helped them gain notoriety.  Through some chance connections through family and fellow employees Infogrames was able to skyrocket onto the international stage with their game Alone in the Dark.


Captain Blood: 

Sim City:

Tintin on the Moon:

North and South:


Microsoft Encarta 1994:

Alone in the Dark:


Popcorn Download:


Alpha Waves:

Starglider 2:

Asterix (NES):


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