ZZT Reviews (DOS)

ZZT DOS The title screen of the world's first ZZT game.


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Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.

User Reviews

The best GCS ever. Craig Adams (3) unrated
Tim Sweeny's finest work. Nick Rycar (200) 3.25 Stars3.25 Stars3.25 Stars3.25 Stars3.25 Stars
Proves that even ASCII graphics can be great Katakis | カタキス (39492) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars
One Line Will Never Do ZZT Justice! Dan Theman (9) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
ZZT is still alive! Robert Pragt (29) unrated
An extremely good game design utility for beginners. Matt Dabrowski (223) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

Our Users Say

Category Description User Score
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 4.3
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 2.6
Personal Slant How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes 4.4
Sound / Music The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition 2.5
Overall User Score (16 votes) 3.5

Critic Reviews

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GameHippo.com (May 23, 2001)
ZZT is one of the greatest ascii adventure games ever made.