Sir-Tech

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Sir-Tech Software, Inc. was a United States based video game developer and publisher.

History[edit]

In the spring of 1980, Sirotech Software, was founded by Norman Sirotek and Robert Woodhead. Sirotech Software published Info Tree, a database management program, Galactic Attack and a beta version of Wizardry: Dungeons of Despair which was later renamed Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord and formally released in the fall of 1981. It was the first game in the Wizardry series.[1]

In the spring of 1981, Sir-Tech Software, Inc. was incorporated as a United States based video game developer and publisher.

In 1998, Sir-Tech USA closed.[2] The Canadian counterpart Sirtech Canada Limited continued to operate until late 2003.[3]

Sir-Tech is best known for Wizardry, the role-playing video game series. The Jagged Alliance series first published by Sir-Tech in 1994, became a popular franchise. The third game in the Jagged Alliance series, Jagged Alliance 2, was still available from its current publisher after 15 years since its initial release.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Wilson, Johnny L. (November 1991). "A History of Computer Games". Computer Gaming World. p. 10. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  2. ^ IGN Staff. "Sir-tech's Last Words - We speak with Robert Sirotek as Sir-tech Software shuts its doors, and an era ends.". IGN Entertainment, Inc. Retrieved 16 January 2014. 
  3. ^ A brief history from MobyGames
  4. ^ Museum of Computer Adventure Game History. "Wizardry 8: Stones of Arnhem". Retrieved 14 March 2014. 
  5. ^ RPG Codex. "You Will Believe A Golden Baby Has Flown:Stones of Arnhem relics up for auction on ebay". Retrieved 7 April 2014. 

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