Myst Is 20 Years Old Today. Go Turn a Crank To Celebrate.Stephen Totilo9/24/13 4:00pm2109EditPromoteGo to permalinkTwenty years ago, if you were getting a computer, you were getting one with a newfangled CD-ROM drive. And you were getting a game to justify it. That game was probably Myst. And if that wasn't the case for you, it was for your mom or grandfather or cousin. Like few games before or since, Myst was ubiquitous.