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The Hobbit

The Hobbit Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

The Hobbit Amstrad CPC Loading screen

Loading screen

The Hobbit Amstrad CPC You start in your home

You start in your home

The Hobbit Amstrad CPC Here is what it looks like.

Here is what it looks like.

The Hobbit Amstrad CPC I went outside. Gloomy.

I went outside. Gloomy.

The Hobbit Amstrad CPC More info on outside.

More info on outside.

The Hobbit Amstrad CPC Oh, dear! Trolls!

Oh, dear! Trolls!

The Hobbit Amstrad CPC I was eaten. I died.

I was eaten. I died.


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Apple II version

The Hobbit Apple II Title screen

Title screen

The Hobbit Apple II Full description of starting location, plus a request to flip disks.

Full description of starting location, plus a request to flip disks.

The Hobbit Apple II Illustration for first location; compare the descriptions and see how slim this one has become!

Illustration for first location; compare the descriptions and see how slim this one has become!

The Hobbit Apple II Departing the Shire

Departing the Shire

The Hobbit Apple II This doesn't look so bad, but whose cauldron is that?

This doesn't look so bad, but whose cauldron is that?

The Hobbit Apple II Mr. Baggins is no tank, that's for certain.

Mr. Baggins is no tank, that's for certain.


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BBC Micro version

The Hobbit BBC Micro Starting location. The picture and description screens are separate.

Starting location. The picture and description screens are separate.

The Hobbit BBC Micro Captured by Goblins and thrown into this dungeon.

Captured by Goblins and thrown into this dungeon.

The Hobbit BBC Micro Thorin apparently wants to get out as soon as possible. It gets a bit funny when he refuses your requests to aid you in escaping.

Thorin apparently wants to get out as soon as possible. It gets a bit funny when he refuses your requests to aid you in escaping.

The Hobbit BBC Micro You meet Elrond here.

You meet Elrond here.

The Hobbit BBC Micro Trolls cave

Trolls cave

The Hobbit BBC Micro Wandering through mountains

Wandering through mountains

The Hobbit BBC Micro At the gate to Mirkwood

At the gate to Mirkwood

The Hobbit BBC Micro Further exploring the area nearby

Further exploring the area nearby


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Commodore 64 version

The Hobbit Commodore 64 Your home in the Shire.

Your home in the Shire.

The Hobbit Commodore 64 Waiting in the forest. Because of the ANIMACTION system, creatures moved around the world, so sometimes waiting was a good strategy.

Waiting in the forest. Because of the ANIMACTION system, creatures moved around the world, so sometimes waiting was a good strategy.

The Hobbit Commodore 64 The troll's clearing - about two locations from your home, and your first good chance to get killed.

The troll's clearing - about two locations from your home, and your first good chance to get killed.


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Macintosh version

The Hobbit Macintosh Title screen

Title screen

The Hobbit Macintosh Starting location

Starting location

The Hobbit Macintosh Trolls clearing picture

Trolls clearing picture

The Hobbit Macintosh Text description of the clearing

Text description of the clearing

The Hobbit Macintosh Wandering through the Misty Mountains.

Wandering through the Misty Mountains.

The Hobbit Macintosh Misty valley

Misty valley

The Hobbit Macintosh In a cave

In a cave

The Hobbit Macintosh Beorn's house

Beorn's house

The Hobbit Macintosh At the gate of Mirkwood

At the gate of Mirkwood

The Hobbit Macintosh Waterfall

Waterfall


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MSX version

The Hobbit MSX Title screen

Title screen

The Hobbit MSX Gandalph gives you...

Gandalph gives you...

The Hobbit MSX Talk...

Talk...

The Hobbit MSX Trolls clearing

Trolls clearing

The Hobbit MSX Trolls cave

Trolls cave

The Hobbit MSX At the gate of Mirkwood

At the gate of Mirkwood

The Hobbit MSX Trees that look like they're in water

Trees that look like they're in water


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Oric version

The Hobbit Oric Starting location

Starting location

The Hobbit Oric Trolls cave

Trolls cave

The Hobbit Oric Text display - fend off a warg. There are considerably less illustrations compared to other versions.

Text display - fend off a warg. There are considerably less illustrations compared to other versions.

The Hobbit Oric Thrown into the dungeon

Thrown into the dungeon


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PC Booter version

The Hobbit PC Booter Title Screen

Title Screen

The Hobbit PC Booter The beginning of the game, and it's graphic...

The beginning of the game, and it's graphic...

The Hobbit PC Booter ...and the much more rich text interactive fiction that goes with it.

...and the much more rich text interactive fiction that goes with it.

The Hobbit PC Booter A gloomy, dreary land

A gloomy, dreary land

The Hobbit PC Booter A small clearing -- with a kettle...

A small clearing -- with a kettle...

The Hobbit PC Booter Through the trees

Through the trees

The Hobbit PC Booter You have been eaten by Trolls.

You have been eaten by Trolls.

The Hobbit PC Booter Through the Misty Mountains

Through the Misty Mountains

The Hobbit PC Booter I was captured and thrown into this dungeon

I was captured and thrown into this dungeon

The Hobbit PC Booter Gate to Mirkwood

Gate to Mirkwood

The Hobbit PC Booter A lovely spot..

A lovely spot..

The Hobbit PC Booter ..that's what he said. And then I died.

..that's what he said. And then I died.


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ZX Spectrum version

The Hobbit ZX Spectrum Loading screen

Loading screen

The Hobbit ZX Spectrum You start the game in your house

You start the game in your house

The Hobbit ZX Spectrum Outside your house are lots of hills

Outside your house are lots of hills

The Hobbit ZX Spectrum Troll's footprints

Troll's footprints

The Hobbit ZX Spectrum The troll camp

The troll camp