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by Marten
Wed Mar 18, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Recent Sierra & Family releases on GoG.com and Steam
Replies: 8
Views: 14536

Re: Recent Sierra & Family releases on GoG.com and Steam

Added link to news story about Roberta Williams' award at GDC 2020.
by Marten
Sun Mar 15, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation
Replies: 19
Views: 12149

Re: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation

While waiting on Andrew, I'm trying again to successfully rip some of the tracks that have given me trouble. I know goatmeal already sent clean rips of these to Andrew, but I don't have them yet, so I'm impatient. 8-) Handling these discs makes my eyes water and my hands feel icky, because Tom was u...
by Marten
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation
Replies: 19
Views: 12149

Re: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation

It's so good to see some familiar faces come out of the woodwork!

And yes, the goal of this mini-project is to provide lossless files. Everything is being encoded in FLAC.
by Marten
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation
Replies: 19
Views: 12149

Re: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation

I got a working drive and filled in the gaps in the files goatmeal1 sent to Andrew.
by Marten
Sat Jan 11, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation
Replies: 19
Views: 12149

Re: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation

My ripping work is still suspended due to not having an operational drive, but goatmeal and I are scheming behind the scenes with Andrew to get lossless copies of Tom's work into his hands.
by Marten
Fri Dec 20, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation
Replies: 19
Views: 12149

Re: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation

Hey folks, It's great to have some collaboration on this. :) There haven't been any updates from me in a while because while ripping these discs, my disc drive died, so I need to replace it. Until I find time to research that and get a new one, I'm on pause. I'll update when I'm able to resume. For ...
by Marten
Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation
Replies: 19
Views: 12149

Physical Quest Studios CDs and digital preservation

Back in the day, when Tom Lewandowski produced recordings of Sierra soundtracks and posted them at his website (now archived here), Tom also produced a limited number of physical CDs that he mailed to Quest Studios forum participants for a nominal cost. I have a set of these discs. Unfortunately, ho...
by Marten
Sun Mar 10, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Recent Sierra & Family releases on GoG.com and Steam
Replies: 8
Views: 14536

Re: Recent Sierra & Family releases on GoG.com and Steam

Updated that the Steam Sierra Bundle was discontinued, and fixed an error in the text.