As 1982 ended, video games were booming. By the end of 1983, video games were practically dead. This was because of the video game crash, or Atari Shock, and it was an important milestone in game history.
EGX Rezzed hit Birmingham this week and centerpiece to the showfloor was Alien Isolation. Now we all know how hard Sega's reputation has been hit with its handling of the Alien franchise.