Blackbeard's Island is the only commercial game put out by Greg Miller (and/or is his usual partner at the time, Eric Gavriluk).. they usually put out application programs or utilities (one or both of them did McPaint, Greg-E-Term, CC2Mac picture view, CC3Mac picture viewer, Color Max 3, and Color Max 3 Deluxe). According to Greg, they had started writing some other games together, but none were ever completed or released.
Blackbeard's Island itself is a graphics adventure game where you trying to escape from a volcanic island, and at the same time find and take Blackbeard's treasure with you. Eric Nelson helped design the game, and Greg's sister Pamela Dawn drew the graphics.
Title: Blackbeard's Island
Author: Greg Miller, design by Eric Nelson, art by Pamela Dawn Miller
Publisher: Novasoft (Tom Mix Software subsiduary)
Released: late 1984
Requires: Color Computer 1,2,3, 32K RAM disk only.
Download BLACKBEARD.ZIP. This contains the .DSK image of the game. LOADM "BLACKB", and then type "EXEC" to start the game.
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