Primitive Digital

11 Jul

We are seeing the rise of the old school computer aesthetic all around. From the resurgence of GIF files to websites that embrace the look of the first internet sites. It makes us rather nostalgic for the 90s.

The Great Gatsby Game (greatgatsbygame.com)

And now we have a way to indulge this wistfulness whilst wasting hours at a time. To coincide with the impending Baz Luhrmann movie version of The Great Gatsby, some whizz kids have unearthed their old NES and recreated the old Gatsby game. You play Nick Carraway, being chased by “wacky waiters, dizzy drinkers and crazy dancers”, constantly trying to find the elusive Gatsby…

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