Anhedonia They left out the most important part of the Oregon Trail, the gold sniffing gofers.
Bort Never underestimate dysentery; it killed half the royalty in England. (The "A History of Britain" drinking game: take a drink every time an aristocrat dies of dysentery.)
CharlesSmith How are there enough people that get those references to justify those production values?
fluffy EVERYONE played Oregon Trail growing up. Not just the nerds.
simon666 Well, everyone growing up who had access to an Apple IIe or equivalent. The Oregon Trail for people born post 1990 must be something like Half Life.
CharlesSmith People old enough to not have played Oregon Trail would have been introduced to computers at a point late enough that there would have been more than 3 games for them, so there wouldn't be one game they're all familiar with.
Wander They missed this one, and it's the best one.
Johnny Madhouse Maybe they should have spent all their money on oxen and blasted across the country before cholera got them.
mamiebangs The cultural touchstone of a generation
Caminante Nocturno My most vivid memory of Oregon Trail is naming my entire party after childish dirty words and seeing "Your Dick has died of a snake bite" alongside a picture of settlers weeping over a grave.
kennydra your memory is the shared memory of a generation.
Valkor Edward Sharpe & The Magnificent Zeros sure are getting popular lately or maybe I just never noticed how common the music is before.
Bort It's not the same if Hiram the Blacksmith doesn't move to the future with you.
theSnake stopped this after 10 seconds. HAHA Oregon Trail remember that game!??????!! Ownage, lets make a video of it with a lot of money to draw hipster to our website! OWNAGE