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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.

Selected Covers

Claws of Despair ZX Spectrum Front Cover
Front cover for Claws of Despair

Selected Screenshots

Title screen
Screenshot from Civil Service - II
The title screen
Screenshot from The Balrog And The Cat
The title screen
Screenshot from The Civil Service
The title screen
Screenshot from Feline Sleepy
Game group created by Pseudo_Intellectual (61314), additional games added to group by Rola (8301), Patrick Bregger (230178), piltdown_man (156521), S Olafsson (39283), Jo ST (24079), FatherJack (62753), Opipeuter (17109), Martin Smith (66858), Terok Nor (27332) and JudgeDeadd (25588)