Video Game Museum Seeks Further Funding
February 3, 2012

Video Game Museum Seeks Further Funding

OAKLAND, CA — The Museum of Art and Digital Entertainment (The MADE) has kicked off its second fundraising campaign, with the goal of raising $20,000 to fund the operation for another six months.
The non-profit video game museum ( plans to use these funds to continue its free programming classes for kids, and to keep the lights on for the Museum’s general use.

The MADE is dedicated to the preservation of videogames, and the presentation of games as an art. The History of 3D is the first exhibit hosted by the Museum since it secured a location in October. The exhibit will be appearing in its entirety at Game Developers Conference in March, and all of the included games will be playable on the show floor. 

That exhibit will include the following games:

1982 Atari 5200 - Star Raiders

1983 Vectrex - Web Warp

1989 Arcade/Xbox - Hard Drivin

1991 Arcade/PS2 - Star Blade

1992 Arcade/Saturn - Virtua Racing

1993 SNES - Starfox

1993 Arcade/32x - Virtua Fighter

1994 3D0 - Alone in the Dark

1994 Pippin - Marathon

1995 Virtual Boy - Red Alarm

1995 PS1 - Wipeout

1996 Saturn - Nights Into Dreams

1996 N64 - Super Mario 64

1988 Mac - The Colony

1992 Mac - Wolfenstein 3D

1993 Mac - Pathways Into Darkness

1993 Mac - Doom

1995 Mac - Descent

1996 Mac - Quake