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.
In this game you play the role of Jonathan Harker, an Estate Agent who has visited Dracula's castle to conduct...
TRS-80 CoCo (1986)
Dragon Blade is titled after the object the player needs to find in order to save a medieval village from...
ZX Spectrum (1984)
Dragonsbane is a maze-based RPG game with basic text interaction, played from a 1st person perspective. The main scenario is...
Atari 8-bit (2008)
Dratewka the Shoemaker is a text adventure game, based on the Polish folklore legend of the Dragon of the Wawel...
You have been transferred into Dr. Dumont's P.A.R.T.I. (Particle Accelerator and Reality Translation Integrator). Have fun trying to get out.This...
Sinclair QL (1988)
Dreamlands is a text adventure game about escapism in a fantasy world. The game's protagonist leads a boring and tedious...
Adopting arbitrary plot conventions from both the text and multimedia adventure game genres it builds on, DP casts the player...
Commodore 64 (1986)
A nightlife simulator, this game sees the player trying to impress his mates and the ladies while conserving enough money...
Drug Wars is a game where the player takes on the role of a street drug dealer in New York....
Commodore 64 (1983), Atari 8-bit (1983), ZX Spectrum (1983), MSX (1984), Amstrad CPC (1984), BBC Micro (1982), Oric (1983), Memotech MTX (1984), Camputers Lynx (1983), Enterprise (1985) and Nascom (1982)
Dungeon Adventure concludes Level 9's Middle Earth lineage of fantasy interactive fiction games (later reprogrammed with graphics in Jewels of...
In a far-off land, an evil force is in charge, and you set off with the intention of putting things...
Commodore 64 (1983)
The Dungeons is a graphic adventure with some RPG elements viewed from a 1st person perspective as you explore the...
Commodore 64 (1988)
Based on the Italian comics character Dylan Dog, London "nightmare detective", Le Notti della Luna Piena (The Full Moon Nights)...
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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