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If Monks Had Macs (Ludiphilia re-release)
30th December 2021 • The Life & Times of Video Games • Richard Moss
00:00:00 00:36:27

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To wrap up the year I wanted to revisit one of my old favourites: a story I made for my other (currently-inactive) podcast about one of the strangest and most thought-provoking programs ever created. This is the story of If Monks Had Macs.

Original description

It all started with a Macintosh ad: 'You too can be a knowledge worker.' This is the story of Brian Thomas' 15-year odyssey at the helm of one of the strangest pieces of multimedia software ever created — If Monks Had Macs.


All music and sound effects from If Monks Had Macs (with some touch-up by me), except: