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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
Gerbil Riot of '671988Amstrad CPC, DOS, ZX SpectrumThe Guild3.00
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde1988Atari ST, ZX SpectrumEssential Myth, The2.50
The Farmer's Daughter1988Commodore 64, DOSNocturnal Software3.17
Behind Closed Doors1988ZX SpectrumZenobi Software...
Murder off Miami1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC2.70
The Colour of Magic1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumAlternative Software Ltd.4.00
The Boggit: Bored Too1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC...
The Very Big Cave Adventure1986Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC2.00
Sweet Sixteen1986Commodore 643.33
Dracula1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC4.50
Demon from the Darkside1986Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCompass Software...
Beatle Quest1985Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumNumber 9 Software1.67
Bored of the Rings1985Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC4.43
Terrormolinos1985Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Electron, ZX SpectrumMelbourne House3.00
Africa Gardens1984ZX SpectrumGilsoft...
Denis Through the Drinking Glass1984Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumApplications Software Specialists3.00
Hampstead1984Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumMelbourne House...
Ground Zero1984ZX SpectrumArtic Computing Ltd...
Africa Gardens1984Commodore 64Gilsoft...
Alvin the Android1983Commodore 64CodeWriter3.50
Frankenstein Adventure1981Commodore 64, DOS, TRS-80Free Spirit Software Inc.3.00

Selected Covers

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

Selected Screenshots

Starting location
Screenshot from Sweet Sixteen
Loading screen
Screenshot from The Boggit: Bored Too
Loading screen
Screenshot from Ground Zero
Title Screen.
Screenshot from Murder off Miami
Title screen, adult disclaimer
Screenshot from The Farmer's Daughter