I think the first computer game I ever played was a Gold Box Dungeons and Dragons adventure, if we're not counting text adventure games, none of which I remember.
Never having to ride that freaking water strider again! Never again! Die you accursed water bug! Ahem.
In my post about Pathfinder I talked a lot about the Open Gaming License which allowed Paizo to take the revised 3rd Edition of Dungeons and Dragons and essentially create Pathfinder out of it.
If you don't know, I'll say it now: I'm a giant nerd for role-playing games.
Update: Sorry, everyone.
Just over ten years ago, Burning Crusade ushered in a brand new way to experience World of Warcraft that for better or worse would change the game irrevocably: flying.