University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Aaron Murray Papers, 1987-2008



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Murray, Aaron
Title: Murray, Aaron, Papers
Dates: 1987-2008
Abstract: The collection contains an assortment of video game materials, which include material related to Tandem Games, hardware peripherals, published videogames, and magazines.
Accession No.: 2008-250
OCLC No.: 956458210
Extent:
Language: Materials are written in English.English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical/Historical Note

Aaron Murray is a computer programmer and a co-founder of Tandem Games in Austin, Texas. Tandem Games is best known for its browser-based game, Domain of Heroes.


Scope and Contents

The collection contains an assortment of video game materials, which include material related to Tandem Games, hardware peripherals, published videogames, and magazines.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Access to portions of this collection are restricted. Contact repository for further information.

Published games in our UTVA collections are available for research by appointment only. Please contact Briscoe Center Digital Archivist, Jessica Meyerson, at j.meyerson@austin.utexas.edu for more information.

Use Restrictions

A portion of this collection is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

The donor retains copyright on all materials by the creator. Written permission must be obtained from copyright holder in order to photocopy or publish from the collection.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Murray, Aaron
Subjects (Organizations)
Tandem Games
Subjects
Video games
Places
Austin (Tex.)

Related Material

Forms part of the UT Videogame Archive


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Aaron Murray Papers, 1987-2008, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Zach Vowell.

Finding aid and revisions made by Matthew Cepeda, July 2015.

Subsequent revisions made by Jennifer Allen, August 2016


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Tandem Games

box
2008-249/10 Crunch Time DVD
Code
Assets
Tools
Documents



 

Hardware

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2008-249/10 Super Game Boy cartridge adapter



 

Published Videogame Products

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2008-249/10[Restricted] Leisure Suit Larry II
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess soundtrack
Dance Dance Revolution Ultramix 2
Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis
Star Wars: Rebel Assault
box
2008-249/10 Nintendo GamePack scratch-off cards
Myst, Broderbund [PC][Restricted] 1994.
"The Journal of Myst"
Myst: The Official Strategy Guide 1993.



 

MAME

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2008-249/10[Restricted] MAME files
ROMs, A-K
ROMs, L-Z



 

Instruction Manuals

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2008-249/10 Super Game Boy
Super Nintendo Entertainment System
NES Max
Heroes of Might and Magic II: The Succession Wars



 

Advertisements




 

Magazines

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2008-249/10 Nintendo Fun Club News, Vol. 1, No. 5 1988.
Nintendo Fun Club News, Vol. 2, No. 7 1988.
Nintendo Power, January / February
Nintendo Power: Classified Information
Super Mario Bros: Official Motion Picture Sticker Album 1993.



 

Poster

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2008-051/1 "Now You're Playing With Power," NES 1987.