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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 Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
Sweet Sixteen1986Commodore 64...
The Boggit: Bored Too1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC...
The Quest for the Golden Eggcup1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumMastertronic Ltd....
Claws of Despair1986Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumPlayers Software...
Pilgrim1986Commodore 64CRL Group PLC...
Demon from the Darkside1986Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCompass Software...
Bugsy1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumAdventure Workshop, The...
Seabase Delta1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumFirebird Software...
Murder off Miami1986Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC3.37
Faerie1985Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
The Helm1985Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumFirebird Software...
Scoop!1985Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumSentient Software Ltd....
The Snow Queen1985Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumMosaic Publishing...
Madcap Manor1985ZX SpectrumGilsoft...
A Harvesting Moon1985ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
The Secret of St. Brides1985Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumSt. Bride's School...
Four Minutes to Midnight1985ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
Robin of Sherlock1985Amstrad CPC, ZX SpectrumCRL Group PLC...
Subsunk1985Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumFirebird Software4.48
Beatle Quest1985Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumNumber 9 Software...
Bored of the Rings1985Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, ZX SpectrumDelta 4 Software4.43
Terrormolinos1985Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Electron, ZX SpectrumMelbourne House...
Ice Station Zero1985Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum8th Day Software...
The Black Tower1984ZX SpectrumZenobi Software...
Africa Gardens1984Commodore 64Gilsoft...
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Selected Covers

Subsunk Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Subsunk
The Secret of St. Brides ZX Spectrum Front Cover
Front cover for The Secret of St. Brides
Seabase Delta Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Seabase Delta
Africa Gardens Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Africa Gardens
Murder off Miami ZX Spectrum Front Cover
Front cover for Murder off Miami

Selected Screenshots

Starting location
Screenshot from Sweet Sixteen
Title screen
Screenshot from The Snow Queen
This is the start of the game. Its the first of a few narrative screens that set the scene
Screenshot from Subsunk
Title screen
Screenshot from The Secret of St. Brides
Title screen.
Screenshot from Demon from the Darkside
Game group created by Pseudo_Intellectual (61234), additional games added to group by Rola (8304), Patrick Bregger (224912), piltdown_man (155676), S Olafsson (39271), Jo ST (24079), FatherJack (62753), Opipeuter (17109), Martin Smith (66862), Terok Nor (27280) and JudgeDeadd (25336)