It’s not exactly a 3D port with stunning views of a virtual world but, for some Friday fun at the back of the class, it does bring the world of Skyrim to you.
Courtesy of programmer N09sniper you can now play a text-based port of Skyrim on your TI-84 graphic calculator (support for other models is sure to follow as people play around with his code). We know, it’s not exactly an authentic 1:1 port but it’s novel and it shows how the calculator gaming sub-culture is alive and well.
Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like.
- Published 01/20/12