The Oregon Trail is Back, Sort Of

If you’re like me, you enjoy a good resource management/strategy game every once in a while. If you’re REALLY like me, these were your favorite games growing up. Now, I wasn’t quite old enough to grow up with the first release version (or the 2nd, 3rd, 4th… just the 5th), but I did grow up to really appreciate the concept of the game overall from a very young age.

Interaction screen with a banker in The Oregon Trail 5th Edition, released in 2001.
The Oregon Trail (5th Edition), 2001

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Sean J. Lau

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