This might be a nice read for both modern-day geeks and old school geeks: I’ve written a blog post about my former life as a 16-bit game developer.
That was interesting read, thanks for sharing! I didn’t know you had a game development background as I only recognise you with your illustrations and 3d cartoons.
Self learning back then sounds like a nightmare
Yeah, you had to buy expensive books to learn computer stuff in those days. But experiencing the atmosphere of a revolution that had just begun was fantastic.