Zork

January 28, 2014
GOG.com sale highlights 30 games from the past 30 years
January 28, 2014

GOG.com sale highlights 30 games from the past 30 years

A new promotion at GOG is bringing 30 games from the past 30 years into the spotlight. A rotatin...

By D. Hinkle,   January 28, 2014
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June 24, 2013
Chaos Theory: An adventure game is you!
June 24, 2013

Chaos Theory: An adventure game is you!

I grew up on adventure games before I even knew they were called "adventure games." One o...

By J. Olivetti,   June 24, 2013
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December 20, 2012
Creators of Zork to accept Pioneer Award at DICE Summit, hide WIRED interview behind new text adventure
December 20, 2012

Creators of Zork to accept Pioneer Award at DICE Summit, hide WIRED interview behind new text adventure

If you've ever been eaten by a grue, you can blame Dave Lebling, Marc Blank and and a small t...

By S. Buckley,   December 20, 2012
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March 30, 2012
Have a good, Zork-filled weekend with Activision Treasures sale on GOG
March 30, 2012

Have a good, Zork-filled weekend with Activision Treasures sale on GOG

It seems like a good old weekend to play some good old games, and luckily there's a website de...

By J. Conditt,   March 30, 2012
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March 6, 2012
The Game Archaeologist discovers the Island of Kesmai
March 6, 2012

The Game Archaeologist discovers the Island of Kesmai

It was the mid-'80s, and I was just a kid in love with his family's IBM PC. Not having a...

By J. Olivetti,   March 6, 2012
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August 12, 2011
All of the Zorks down 40 percent on GOG this weekend
August 12, 2011

All of the Zorks down 40 percent on GOG this weekend

Do you prefer the text-based, imagination-requiring Zorks of yore, or the slightly more recent (...

By G. McElroy,   August 12, 2011
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May 27, 2011
Telecommunications device for the deaf gets hitched to a rotary phone, hacked to run Zork
May 27, 2011

Telecommunications device for the deaf gets hitched to a rotary phone, hacked to run Zork

In today's episode of "But will it run Zork?" a chap named Ulysses got the vintage...

By D. Wollman,   May 27, 2011
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May 7, 2011
Modder miniaturizes 5.25-inch disk drive, brings microSD support to Atari 400
May 7, 2011

Modder miniaturizes 5.25-inch disk drive, brings microSD support to Atari 400

You aren't looking at a retro microSD card reader, you're looking at an Atari-compatible se...

By S. Buckley,   May 7, 2011
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April 5, 2011
The Game Archaeologist plays with MUDs: The history
April 5, 2011

The Game Archaeologist plays with MUDs: The history

You know that sinking feeling when you get into something that's way, waaaay over your head...

By J. Olivetti,   April 5, 2011
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