The Oregon Trail

My contributions to The Oregon Trail were piecemeal. I was given specific features to design and spec out, some of which are shown here.

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The Supply Shop in Independence, MO is one of the first things players see in the game. Reconciling UI requirements with being friendly and welcoming was a challenge.
The Supply Shop in Independence, MO is one of the first things players see in the game. Reconciling UI requirements with being friendly and welcoming was a challenge.
The Wagon Shop let players express themselves, and hopefully want to show off to friends. We allowed players to post directly to a Facebook photo album, which circumvented app blocking.
The Wagon Shop let players express themselves, and hopefully want to show off to friends. We allowed players to post directly to a Facebook photo album, which circumvented app blocking.
The wagon repair mini-game. The choice to use tetraminoes was hotly debated at the time, but seems obvious in hindsight. Who doesn't recognize these shapes?
The wagon repair mini-game. The choice to use tetraminoes was hotly debated at the time, but seems obvious in hindsight. Who doesn’t recognize these shapes?
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