By Luke Plunkett on at

And here I was thinking the last we'd see of the character was Billy Zane hamming it up.

By Luke Plunkett on at

On September 7, the video game world lost one of its early greats, with Douglas E. Smith passing away at the age of 53. Smith is most famous for being the creator of Lode Runner, a classic PC puzzle game – ported to numerous systems, including the Famicom, as you can see – that he designed while studying architecture.