Terry Pratchett: March 12th, 2015

Terry Pratchett: March 12th, 2015

I have an odd relationship with Terry Pratchett.

I did not come to his world through books. Instead, I came to him through the Discworld video game on Playstation 1. I loved classic point and click adventures and Rincewind the Wizard was part of this lovably strange world, complete with a walking set of luggage (that bore multitudes of teeth) and he was trying to stop a dragon. The game had many winks and nods to the books as well as to gaming conventions. For instance, you can see the dragon from the very first screen and Rincewind makes a comment about the foreboding shape.

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