Same Name, Different Game: The Live Panel
Join Joe Drilling of Same Name, Different Game and Eric Grider of Game vs. Game to take a look at the history of ports! Today, games are typically close to identical across various platforms but in the past strange licensing agreements and wildly different specs for the platforms the games were made on often necessitated radically different takes on a game with the same name on two different systems. Starting with Space War! being ported to the arcade as Computer Space, trace the lineage of game interpretation in this great panel!