Zork definition games
/zork/ The second of the great early experiments in computer fantasy gaming; see ADVENT
. Zork was originally written on MIT-DM during the late 1970s, later distributed with BSD Unix
as a patched, sourceless RT-11 Fortran
binary (see retrocomputing
) and commercialised as "The Zork Trilogy" by Infocom
. The Fortran source was later rewritten for portability and released to Usenet
under the name "Dungeon".
Both Fortran "Dungeon" and translated C
versions are available from many FTP archives.