Retro Developer Paul Nicholas

Update: Paul is turning heads again with his demake of No Man’s Sky. Check out Low Mem Sky at!

This week, UK-based retro developer Paul Nicholas Skypes in to talk about his recent development project, SCUMM-8, a Pico-8 recreation of LucasArts’ legendary engine for Maniac Mansion among other hits from the golden age.

Much thanks to Paul for his time, you can follow him @Liquidream on Twitter, try SCUMM-8 for yourself at the Pico-8 forum, and visit Paul’s development site at

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