Interactive Fiction Classic Games and Abandonware

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: 2017-06-25 Tags: fantasy interactive fiction freeware text-only

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: 1985 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2015-11-26 Tags: arcade interactive fiction sci-fi/futuristic split-screen

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: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-05-18 Tags: interactive fiction sci-fi/futuristic text-only


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: 2015-12-13 Tags: horror interactive fiction interactive fiction with graphics

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: 2015-06-08 Tags: interactive fiction puzzle-solving

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: 2017-06-04 Tags: interactive fiction detective/mystery movies

A Journey Into Xanth

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

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