MECC

Historical Events

    1973:

    • The company is founded.

    1977:

    • A non-graphical version of MECC's first educational game: the Oregon Trail is produced for the two new microcomputers.

    Oct 30, 1995:

    • Merger agreement between MECC and SoftKey International Inc.

    Oct 31, 1995:

    • Wall Street Journal runs an article on SoftKey’s purchasing of MECC (stock deal worth $370 million) and TLC (cash bid of $606 million).

    May 17, 1996:

    Oct 06, 1996:

    Company history contributed by Andrew Shepard (1414), Indra is stressed (20706) and Jeanne (76526)