In an interesting aside to its Xbox 360 operations, Microsoft has teamed up with Fuel Industries to release a tech-nerd friendly online RPG called Server Quest II.
The game is deliberately designed to stay loyal to the 16-bit era and packs suitably retro stylings and graphics.
The press release reads: "Comedy. Intrigue. Servers. In the sequel to last year's pixellated retro adventure, Microsoft and Fuel Industries invite IT pros and gamers alike to step into the loafers of office techheads Matt and Alicia as they attempt to salvage their reputation after an embarrassing email slip-up.