Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure
DescriptionInteractive Fiction games (also known as Text Adventures) are Adventure games in which the player navigates through the game which is presented mostly in textual form. Usually the player interacts with the world by typing simple sentences of what he intends to which are interpreted by the game. Interactive Fiction can have a small amount of graphics to illustrate an area, the player must in this case still interact using textual input. Illustrations should not be required to finish the game.
ZX Spectrum (1992)
Brian And The Dishonest Politician is a humorous text adventure. Brian Ramsbottom is pretty sure that Garth Pitchfork, this year's...
ZX Spectrum (1994)
Brian The Novice Barbarian is a humorous text adventure.Brian Woodlouse is a typical fifteen year old lad, he has dreams...
A siren, an enchanting but murderous seductress of folklore and fable, has descended upon Sunnydale High School, stirring primordial callings...
ZX Spectrum (1987)
Bulbo And The Lizard King is a fantasy text adventure from Zenobi Software, it features Bulbo Biggun who also appears...
iPod Classic (2004)
Using the iPod's notes system for hypertext, this third (and last) such offering from XO Play presents a Choose-Your-Own-Adventure type...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
Byte is a computer themed text adventure game. The player enters a maze and has to retrieve the ten computer...
Can You Escape from Hell? is a text-based adventure game made for the satire website ClickHole. The title describes the...
Can You Survive a Night on the Town with the Rat Pack? is a text-based adventure game made for the...
Can You Survive Seeing 'Grease' on Broadway? is a text-based adventure game made for the satire website ClickHole. The title...
This game is like a cross between a Kroz game and a text adventure -- the player moves through a...
Castle Adventure is a text adventure with graphics showing a map of one of the two floors you are standing...
Commodore 64 (1985)
Your quest is to find and enter Count Dracula's castle, find the Count himself before killing him with a stake....
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1985)
You are Baron Von Helsing on holiday in Transylvania with your wife, but after one night at an Inn your...
In a free literary adaptation of Shakespeare's Hamlet, this game offers the opportunity to explore the namesake castle from the...
Commodore 64 (1984)
In the mists of time, the necromantic Skull Lord attacked and defeated a race of Dwarves in a great battle...
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Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure is part of Gameplay. This group of genres contain:
- Action RPG
- Beat 'em up / Brawler
- Board Game
- Cards / Tiles
- City Building / Construction Simulation
- Dating Simulation
- Falling Block Puzzle
- Game Show / Trivia / Quiz
- Graphic Adventure
- Hidden object
- Interactive Book
- Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Quick Time Events (QTEs)
- Rail Shooter
- RPG Elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Timed Input
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Virtual World
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction