Tagged With oregon trail
We've all heard the story many times now: talented game developers leave their corporate jobs to strike out on their own, turning to Kickstarter in the process. So what makes The Flame in the Flood stand out? Something about BioShock's art director making a modern fancified version of The Oregon Trail, if you ask me.
You have died of dysentery.
These are five words familiar to anyone who has attempted to caulk a wagon and ford rivers en route to the Willamette Valley. Oregon Trail not only taught generations of kids about Western migration in 19th-century America, it also familiarised them with various strange-sounding diseases. Let's catch up with some of those diseases and find out if they're just as nasty today.
Emily Weiss has a list of surname possibilities next time you're playing the American educational classic. 'Somebody has cholera' does indeed add a new element to the intrigue.
An unwise choice, but something tells me all the numbers end with dysentery. Humorous sign posted on a Los Angeles street corner. As seen on Pleated Jeans.
Going away present for a family member moving to Oregon. Presumably no rivers need fording. Seen via Reddit.