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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 TitleYearPlatformsorted in ascending orderPublisherUser Score
Ronnie Goes to Hollywood1987ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
Quann Tulla1984Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
Faerie1985Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
Ice Station Zero1985Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
A Harvesting Moon1985ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
Four Minutes to Midnight1985ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
Feline Sleepy1998ZX SpectrumAdventure Probe Software...
Pre - History1992Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumAdventure Workshop, The...
Yellow Peril1994Commodore 64Adventure Workshop, The...
House Out of Town1992Commodore 64Adventure Workshop, The...
The Westbury Mystery1993Commodore 64Adventure Workshop, The...
Merlin1992Commodore 64Adventure Workshop, The...
Total Reality Delusion1991Commodore 64Adventure Workshop, The...
I Dare You1992Commodore 64Adventure Workshop, The...
Bugsy1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumAdventure Workshop, The...
Prison Blues1991Commodore 64Adventure Workshop, The...
The Colour of Magic1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumAlternative Software Ltd.2.97
Denis Through the Drinking Glass1984Atari 8-bit, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Electron, ZX SpectrumApplications Software Specialities...
Ground Zero1984ZX SpectrumArtic Computing Ltd...
Double Play Adventure: Time Quest / Crystal Quest1986ZX SpectrumCentral Solutions Ltd....
Frankenstein Adventure1981Commodore 64, DOS, TRS-80Free Spirit Software Inc....
Alvin the Android1983Commodore 64CodeWriter...
Demon from the Darkside1986Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCompass Software...
Robin of Sherlock1985Amstrad CPC, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC...
The Very Big Cave Adventure1986Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC...
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Selected Covers

Robin of Sherlock ZX Spectrum Front Cover
Front cover for Robin of Sherlock
Ground Zero ZX Spectrum Front Cover
Front cover for Ground Zero
Alvin the Android Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Alvin the Android

Selected Screenshots

Loading screen.
Screenshot from Ronnie Goes to Hollywood
Start of your mission.
Screenshot from Ice Station Zero
Title screen: Silveroft / Delta4 release
Screenshot from Robin of Sherlock
Start of your adventure.
Screenshot from Faerie
Title Screen
Screenshot from The Westbury Mystery
Game group created by Pseudo_Intellectual (61234), additional games added to group by Rola (8302), Patrick Bregger (224919), piltdown_man (155676), S Olafsson (39271), Jo ST (24079), FatherJack (62753), Opipeuter (17109), Martin Smith (66862), Terok Nor (27284) and JudgeDeadd (25336)