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Harpoon game series collection
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Description
The Harpoon game series collection consists of software and design materials documenting the history of the Harpoon, Sub Battle Simulator, War Patrol, PT-109, and Orbiter game series, including related business and marketing records from Advanced Gaming Systems, Inc. and Kesmai Inc. The materials include reports, invoices, royalty statements, licensing agreements, reviews, newspaper clippings, publicity, correspondence, manuals, logbooks, notebooks, memorandums, and computer games.
Background
This collection documents the history of the Harpoon computer wargame series. Harpoon is a naval and air warfare simulator computer game produced by Three Sixty Pacific, Inc. The first version of the game was made for DOS and released in 1989.
Extent
8 Linear Feet (6 manuscript storage boxes, 4 record storage boxes, and 1 half manuscript storage box)
Restrictions
While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns.
Availability
Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.