July 30th, 2012
Earlier this month, Polygon commissioned this short but sweet evolution of PC games video. The description reads, "From the earliest text-based adventures to the latest modern shooters, Reverse Enginears has created a stunning musical composition featuring only sounds and music from PC games."
There are a handful of notable exclusions; I didn't spot Battlefield 3 or League of Legends. But overall, it's a clever retracing of PC gaming's past. For a full list of included games, click here.
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