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Zork: A Troll's-Eye View

by Dylan O'Donnell

Cave crawl/Zorkian/Joke/Satire

About the Story

Have you ever wondered how the life of a guard troll is? Find out in this game!
[--blurb from The Z-Files Catalogue]

Game Details

Language: English (en)
Current Version: Release 3
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 6
Baf's Guide ID: 220
IFID: ZCODE-3-980518-2D06
TUID: 1ya4d9l464gpy7sh

Spoof of Zork I, by Marc Blank and Dave Lebling

Off-Site Reviews

This game is a good example of how an author can set clear limits for a small game and satisfy the player within those boundaries. Just about every possible action is rewarded with a response in this one-location game.

-- Bonnie Montgomery
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One location, a few commands, short descriptions and uninspiring responses to your limited actions leave you thinking, 'Why did I ever bother to look at this?"

-- Neil Shipman
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The game itself is an unashamedly one gag idea carried out with tongue firmly in cheek and raises a few smirks with its cheesy reminiscence [...]

-- Nick Edmunds
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  v.8: 11-Apr-2021 12:49 - Zape (Current Version) - Edit Page - Normal View
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v.7: 21-Mar-2013 12:51 - Edward Lacey
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v.5: 18-Mar-2013 12:47 - Edward Lacey
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v.4: 11-Jun-2009 10:52 - Michael Neal Tenuis
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v.3: 11-Jun-2009 10:46 - Michael Neal Tenuis
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v.2: 12-Mar-2008 00:14 - David Welbourn
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v.1: 16-Oct-2007 01:47 - IFDB
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