Neverending story, the

The neverending story is a text adventure game based on the movie of the same name which in turn is based on a book. The story revolves around fantasia, a world full of magic and wonderfull creatures. Fantasia is being threatened by the nothing,…

James bond 007: A view to a kill

A view to a kill was the fourteenth movie in the James Bond series. It spawned an action game which took three scenes from the movie and put you in charge of 007 himself. This game starts from the first scene where James comes across the body…

Journey to the center of the earth - Adventure game

Adventure games have come a long way since the beginning and even though they have been with us since the earliest mainframe computers recently there haven't been a lot released of them. Journey to the center of the earth is a very early game…

Lurking horror, the

When you talk about interactive fiction the first name that usually comes to mind is Infocom who released a lot of great titles back when these titles were very popular. The lurking horror is the one and only horror game they released though.…

Perseus and Andromeda

Perseus and Andromeda is another text adventure that was released only on the C64. It takes the then standard form of a textbased interface with the upper half of the screen filled with a picture of the surrounding. The story is from ancient…

Erik the viking, The saga of

I checked out this game because I know Erik the viking from the movie directed by Terry Jones and thought that it would be based on that. However after playing it I found out that it's a text adventure based on the book by Terry Jones which…

Borrowed time

It is the 1930's and you are a private eye called Sam Harlow. One day you're sitting behind your desk resting a bit when you get an anonymous call telling you that 'they want you dead'. Immediately after they hang up you see a shadow of a man…