YouTube Retro Game Reviewer Bobdunga dropped an incredible retrospective on the legacy of the Mavis Beacon series of educational PC games. I'd put the Mavis Beacon games next to some of the great educational games such as The Oregon Trail, Odell Lake, Number Munchers and Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego. Even if you've never experienced the Mavis Beacon series of games you should treat yourself to Bobdunga's retrospective as it highlights the importance of these games to the early Internet and computing.

"This week, we take a look at the classic Toolworks program known as Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing, which I'm sure many of us who were born in the 90s remember to some capacity! I take you through the history, inception, and legacy of the fictional typing instructor! Stay tuned to the end for a little surprise! ;)"

Travis   Admin wrote on 06/09/2020 at 05:06pm

Maybe you can help me out here. I've tried to figure out exactly what an E-girl is but I don't get any clear definition. It seems mostly related to kinda crazy fashion?

jdodson   Admin   Post Author wrote on 06/14/2020 at 11:58pm

Yeah. The kids know what it means. We're fucking old man.

Travis   Admin wrote on 06/15/2020 at 02:59am

LOL you aren't wrong.

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