Interactive Fiction Classic Games and Abandonware

Zork: The Great Underground Empire

Zork: The Great Underground Empire

Zork is one of the earliest interactive fiction computer games, developed initially in 1977–1979, then released as a trilogy in the 1980s by Infocom for Apple II, Commodore 64, Macintosh, DOS and many...

Year: 1982 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-06-25Tags: fantasy interactive fiction freeware text-only

Fish!

Fish!

Fish! is a text adventure created by the British game studio Magnetic Scrolls, published in 1988 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS and other platforms by Rainbird. Written by Pete Kemp, John...

Year: 1988 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2018-05-18Tags: interactive fiction text adventure comedy detective/mystery

Transylvania

Transylvania

Transylvania is the first chapter of a series of horror graphic adventure games created by Antonio Antiochia and published by Penguin Software. This first game was released in 1982 for the Apple II, Atari...

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-12-13Tags: horror interactive fiction interactive fiction with graphics

James Bond 007: A View to a Kill

James Bond 007: A View to a Kill

GamesNostalgia pays a small tribute to Sir Roger Moore with James Bond 007: A View to a Kill, an interactive fiction created by Angelsoft for Apple II, DOS and Macintosh and released in 1985. A View to...

Year: 1985 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-06-04Tags: interactive fiction detective/mystery movies

Time Bandit

Time Bandit

Time Bandit is an action/adventure arcade written originally for the TRS-80 the ported in 1985 to Atari ST and Amiga by MichTron. The gameplay is similar to the popular Gauntlet, the arcade developed...

Year: 1988 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2015-11-26Tags: arcade interactive fiction sci-fi/futuristic split-screen

Another Lifeless Planet and Me With No Beer

Another Lifeless Planet and Me With No Beer

Another Lifeless Planet and Me With No Beer is a rare text-only adventure game released in 1989 and set on a distant planet, with limited ASCII graphics only.

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-05-18Tags: interactive fiction sci-fi/futuristic text-only

McMurphy's Mansion

McMurphy's Mansion

McMurphy's Mansion is a classic text based adventure developed in 1984 by Martin-Art and released as shareware.

Year: 1984 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-06-08Tags: interactive fiction puzzle-solving

A Journey Into Xanth

A Journey Into Xanth

A Journey Into Xanth è una avventura testuale sviluppata con Adventure Game Toolkit nel 1993.

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-04-11Tags: fantasy interactive fiction puzzle-solving text-only