User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

Game Engine: Quill / PAW

Group Description

Gilsoft's The Quill (aka AdventureWriter in the US release by Codewriter Corp.) and, later, an enhanced version, the Professional Adventure Writer, were engines written by Graham Yeandle permitting amateurs to assemble works of interactive fiction on home microcomputers without necessarily coming from a strong programming background.
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Game Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherMobyScore
Yellow Peril1994Commodore 64The Guild Adventure Software2.25
The Farmer's Daughter1988Commodore 64, DOSNocturnal Software3.17
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde1988Atari ST, ZX SpectrumEssential Myth, The2.50
Behind Closed Doors1988ZX SpectrumZenobi Software...
Gerbil Riot of '671988Amstrad CPC, DOS, ZX SpectrumThe Guild3.00
The Boggit: Bored Too1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC...
Dracula1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC4.50
The Very Big Cave Adventure1986Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC2.00
Sweet Sixteen1986Commodore 643.33
Demon from the Darkside1986Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCompass Software...
The Colour of Magic1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumAlternative Software Ltd.4.00
Murder off Miami1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC2.70
The Helm1985Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumFirebird Software Ltd.3.00
Terrormolinos1985Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Electron, ZX SpectrumMelbourne House3.00
Bored of the Rings1985Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC4.43
Beatle Quest1985Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumNumber 9 Software1.67
Ground Zero1984ZX SpectrumArtic Computing Ltd...
Africa Gardens1984Commodore 64Gilsoft...
Africa Gardens1984ZX SpectrumGilsoft...
Hampstead1984Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumMelbourne House...
Denis Through the Drinking Glass1984Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumApplications Software Specialists3.00
Alvin the Android1983Commodore 64CodeWriter3.50
Frankenstein Adventure1981Commodore 64, DOS, TRS-80Free Spirit Software Inc.3.00

Selected Covers

Alvin the Android Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Alvin the Android
Africa Gardens Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Africa Gardens
Terrormolinos Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Terrormolinos

Selected Screenshots

Loading screen
Screenshot from Ground Zero
Loading screen
Screenshot from Hampstead
Title screen
Screenshot from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Loading screen
Screenshot from The Colour of Magic