User Review: Wolfenstein 3D by id Software (1992)

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands (DOS)

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands Screenshots

DOS version

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Title screen

Title screen

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Starting location. You can't do much here - just go straight into the temple...

Starting location. You can't do much here - just go straight into the temple...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The temple is the first location you are going to explore. It also serves as a "hub" of sorts for the game. It is full of mysterious places... like this hall of candles

The temple is the first location you are going to explore. It also serves as a "hub" of sorts for the game. It is full of mysterious places... like this hall of candles

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The temple library. These little things on the floor are non-interactive. But you should still pay close attention to the detailed graphics - you never know what might contain a clue

The temple library. These little things on the floor are non-interactive. But you should still pay close attention to the detailed graphics - you never know what might contain a clue

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The game has numerous books you can find and read. This one teaches you the series' astronomical lore

The game has numerous books you can find and read. This one teaches you the series' astronomical lore

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Exploring the dark corridors of the temple

Exploring the dark corridors of the temple

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The game is full of spooky, gently surreal scenes. Who is this woman? Is she dead?.. Why is she lying in that strange receptacle?.. Play the game and find out!..

The game is full of spooky, gently surreal scenes. Who is this woman? Is she dead?.. Why is she lying in that strange receptacle?.. Play the game and find out!..

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The game has a lot of artworks. This is probably the first one you'll see. You can even zoom in on this one...

The game has a lot of artworks. This is probably the first one you'll see. You can even zoom in on this one...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS You find a strange device with some symbols as you take a stroll outside, enjoying the view of the mountains...

You find a strange device with some symbols as you take a stroll outside, enjoying the view of the mountains...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The main hall of the temple

The main hall of the temple

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS A busy room with lots of things lying on the table. Most of it isn't significant to the gameplay, however

A busy room with lots of things lying on the table. Most of it isn't significant to the gameplay, however

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS You've discovered a hall with strange statues. You'll return here quite a few times during the course of the game...

You've discovered a hall with strange statues. You'll return here quite a few times during the course of the game...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Movies with live actors advance the story

Movies with live actors advance the story

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS After having solved the puzzles of the first part, you'll gain access to... interplanetary travel!

After having solved the puzzles of the first part, you'll gain access to... interplanetary travel!

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The game has many charts, maps, documents, pictures, and other stuff you'll want to take a look at

The game has many charts, maps, documents, pictures, and other stuff you'll want to take a look at

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS This twisted staircase leads to...

This twisted staircase leads to...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS ...a telescope. And that's what you can see if you use it

...a telescope. And that's what you can see if you use it

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Every planet you travel to contains one large location. You can leave it for a while and walk outside. This planet has ominous skies and lava

Every planet you travel to contains one large location. You can leave it for a while and walk outside. This planet has ominous skies and lava

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Exploring the Monastery - the abode of one of the alchemists whose fate you are investigating

Exploring the Monastery - the abode of one of the alchemists whose fate you are investigating

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Zoom everywhere you can - you never know where you'll find clues to puzzles or just interesting info. As the cursor implies, you can take the torch

Zoom everywhere you can - you never know where you'll find clues to puzzles or just interesting info. As the cursor implies, you can take the torch

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS I just zoomed very close onto another painting. This is the Museum - a beautiful location. Taking screenshots of everything it has would require too much space

I just zoomed very close onto another painting. This is the Museum - a beautiful location. Taking screenshots of everything it has would require too much space

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS You read a beautifully illustrated book containing an old legend

You read a beautifully illustrated book containing an old legend

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The art style is vastly different depending on the location you visit. This painting has a distinct "medieval" vibe

The art style is vastly different depending on the location you visit. This painting has a distinct "medieval" vibe

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS You've found the private room of one of the alchemists. Hmm... let's start investigating!..

You've found the private room of one of the alchemists. Hmm... let's start investigating!..

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Nemesis is probably the least humorous Zork game. Still, wacky notices are not completely absent

Nemesis is probably the least humorous Zork game. Still, wacky notices are not completely absent

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Look at every shelf to find interactive objects - see how the cursor turns yellow

Look at every shelf to find interactive objects - see how the cursor turns yellow

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS One of the many puzzles - a strange mechanical device. Are you sure you want to stick your hand into the lion's mouth?..

One of the many puzzles - a strange mechanical device. Are you sure you want to stick your hand into the lion's mouth?..

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Another day, another planet. This one has a happy, "Mediterranean" feel. You peek out to sniff a bit of fresh air... and return to the gloomy reality

Another day, another planet. This one has a happy, "Mediterranean" feel. You peek out to sniff a bit of fresh air... and return to the gloomy reality

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS This is the Conservatory! There be musical instruments here! Ahh, sweet feeling...

This is the Conservatory! There be musical instruments here! Ahh, sweet feeling...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Exploring a theater. This colorful leaflet is an item from your inventory - see where it can be used

Exploring a theater. This colorful leaflet is an item from your inventory - see where it can be used

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Attempting to use a violin on a strange crystal formation in a cave. I don't think that will work... keep looking, keep trying

Attempting to use a violin on a strange crystal formation in a cave. I don't think that will work... keep looking, keep trying

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Is this a map? A clue for a puzzle solution? An enigmatic work of a genius?..

Is this a map? A clue for a puzzle solution? An enigmatic work of a genius?..

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Completed the Conservatory; time to move to this desert planet...

Completed the Conservatory; time to move to this desert planet...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS ...and explore a gorgeous castle, the home of one of the alchemists and his son

...and explore a gorgeous castle, the home of one of the alchemists and his son

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Castle hub with a canon and a beautiful portrait of the king

Castle hub with a canon and a beautiful portrait of the king

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Take a good look at this. It's not just lovely art - you'll need to understand that in order to solve a puzzle

Take a good look at this. It's not just lovely art - you'll need to understand that in order to solve a puzzle

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS One of the strange knights standing in the castle. How exactly can you interact with his face?..

One of the strange knights standing in the castle. How exactly can you interact with his face?..

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS This would look like a location from <moby gamegroup="King's Quest">King's Quest</moby> if it didn't have that painting on the wall...

This would look like a location from King's Quest if it didn't have that painting on the wall...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS After a while, you find a way to open the treasure chest. This is what it contains... hmm... looks interesting

After a while, you find a way to open the treasure chest. This is what it contains... hmm... looks interesting

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS You found a map of one of the Zorkian realms

You found a map of one of the Zorkian realms

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS This modern-looking table has a lot of stuff on it... try to find what is really important

This modern-looking table has a lot of stuff on it... try to find what is really important

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The game has some letters that reveal the tragic story of its mostly off-screen characters

The game has some letters that reveal the tragic story of its mostly off-screen characters

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS One of the more humorous, wacky locations in the game. You are navigating a tank and looking at many modern-day objects... the atmosphere changes drastically here

One of the more humorous, wacky locations in the game. You are navigating a tank and looking at many modern-day objects... the atmosphere changes drastically here

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS You can visit the planets in any order. I decided to save this one for last - an icy world...

You can visit the planets in any order. I decided to save this one for last - an icy world...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS ...its indoor location being a scary-looking scientific lab

...its indoor location being a scary-looking scientific lab

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS The first thing you'll see there is a morgue...

The first thing you'll see there is a morgue...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS ...where you'll be able to read humorous dossiers of some of the game's characters...

...where you'll be able to read humorous dossiers of some of the game's characters...

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS ...and conduct gruesome experiments! This is the game's scariest part - and I haven't posted the screenshot with an even more gruesome solution to this puzzle!..

...and conduct gruesome experiments! This is the game's scariest part - and I haven't posted the screenshot with an even more gruesome solution to this puzzle!..

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS High-tech environments feel cold and terrifying after the opulence of the castle

High-tech environments feel cold and terrifying after the opulence of the castle

Zork Nemesis: The Forbidden Lands DOS Finally, you unlock a new location - a gorgeous area with mysterious statues...

Finally, you unlock a new location - a gorgeous area with mysterious statues...