video games http://nwpr.org en Historical Reenactors Celebrate Oregon Trail, The Video Game http://nwpr.org/post/historical-reenactors-celebrate-oregon-trail-video-game <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/09/092513DP_OregonTrail_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>On a recent weekend, a group of reenactors gathered to bring to life the Oregon Trail -- that 2,000 mile route from the Missouri River to the great Northwest. But instead of going back to the 19th century, this group took its inspiration from a more recent era.<p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 23:36:23 +0000 Deena PrichepDeena Prichep 34745 at http://nwpr.org Historical Reenactors Celebrate Oregon Trail, The Video Game Northwest Symphonies Spotlight Video Game Music http://nwpr.org/post/northwest-symphonies-spotlight-video-game-music <p>In the next couple of weeks, Northwest symphonies are reaching out to the gamers. The <a href="http://www.portangelessymphony.org/">Port Angeles</a> and <a href="http://www.seattlesymphony.org/symphony/buy/single/production.aspx?id=14265&amp;src=t&amp;dateid=14265">Seattle </a>Symphonies will both be showcasing video game music in upcoming concerts and while lush orchestral music is now present in many game soundtracks, it’s taken quite a while to get there.</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 20:00:45 +0000 Jessie Jacobs 33772 at http://nwpr.org Northwest Symphonies Spotlight Video Game Music