So this game, "Dragon's Lair," relied on traditional cartoons recorded on LaserDiscs
, which featured much faster random access than videotape.
So I made a barcode linked to video of the downing of the USS Arizona from a laserdisc
, and put it in the book.
A videocassette is available, and a new state-of-the-art version has recently appeared on LaserDisc
. Washington Square Press has even reissued a paperback edition of Powell and Pressburger's novelization of their own screenplay (it doesn't read too well on the printed page, but no matter).
In addition, this configuration requires the use of a special audio/video digitizing board that can process the analog feed from the tape or laserdisc
. As a result, video is presented on the screen at 30fps with a high-quality picture.
However, its first foray was with a laserdisc
used primarily for high-quality movies, not with the compact disc used until then only for music recording.) Bibliofile was followed by Grolier's first CD-ROM encyclopedia (which I still keep and use lovingly on my non-Windows laptop), and H.W.
Of course I saw it under ideal conditions that made it sound like it was recorded by Nine Inch Nails, and anyway I'm someone who'd already watched the current Hong Kong flick Naked Killer five times on bootleg laserdisc
before it was even released in the U.S.
For example, Abby used an interactive computer laserdisc
program to discover desert animals' behavioral and structural adaptations.
Side one of this laserdisc
is a documentary film introducing us to the rising young Roman mezzo, Cecilia Bartoli.
This privatization of government information, coupled with the decentralization of information distribution made possible by microcomputer-driven laserdisc
products, makes impractical (if not impossible) restrictions on sensitive information.
These productions been so contentiously scrutinized and debated that their appearance on the London label in VHS videotape and laserdisc
formats has been almost anticlimactic.
When quick access is needed, an attractive option that is often considered is the laserdisc
In fact, online resources are so ubiquitous and accessible that we must ask if traditional, school-based PD will go the way of the Walkman and the Laserdisc