Founded in 1979 as On-Line Systems. Renamed to Serra On-Line in 1982. Acquired by CUC in 1996 and in 1997 CUC merged with HFS Incorporated to form Cendant Corporation. In 1998 a scandal with Cendant’s finances led to a sale of it’s software division Havas SA, combining Sierra. On February 22, 1999, Sierra reorganized it’s company leading to many development groups being shut down and cancellations of game projects including Space Quest 7 and Leisure Suit Larry 8. Sierra became more of a publisher after 1999. In late 2000, a merger of multiple companies including Havas SA led to Vivendi Universal. In 2002 Sierra On-Line was renamed to Sierra Entertainment. Sierra was closed down in 2008.

Space Quest: The Sarien Encounter

Release: October 31, 1986

Space Quest V: The Next Mutation

Release: February 5, 1993

King’s Quest V: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder!

Release: November 9, 1990
Summary: While King Graham is on a walk through the Daventry forest, an evil wizard, Mordack uses magic to steal the castle, capturing his family inside.  When Graham returns to find the castle missing, an owl, Cedric who witnessed the event confronts Graham to explain what happened and offers assistance from his employer, Crispin.  Graham must complete the trials of Serenia, find Mordack and rescue his family.

King’s Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow

Release: September 30, 1992
Summary: Seeing Princess Cassima in peril in the magic mirror, Prince Alexander sails to the Land of the Green Isle to rescue her.  Alexander must explore the surrounding islands in order to find a way to rescue Cassima and help some new friends along the way.