Gamitopia have written a new article called 'Abandonware - What, where and why?'. Heres the description:

    With the zillions of games flying to and from the shelves these days, it's easy to forget about the games that really started it all. Thankfully, you can find many classic titles on so called 'abandonware' sites and relive some of your glorious gaming past. But what is abandonware all about, and where can you find these hidden treasures? Read on to find out.