The Hobbit

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The Hobbit
Author(s) Philip Mitchell and Veronika Megler
Publisher(s) Melbourne House
Release date(s) 1982
Authoring system Machine Code
Platform(s) Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, MSX, Spectrum
Language(s) English
License(s) Former commercial
Color effects TBD
Graphics none/lineart
Sound/Music no
Cruelty scale Cruelty to be determined

Source info

From page 2 of the Apple II version doctumentation, published by Addison-Wesley, ISBN 0-201-11156-X:

The Hobbit program is copyright © Beam Software 1982, 1985.

The Hobbit documentation is copyright © 1985 by Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc.


The Hobbit Software Adventure is published jointly in the United States by Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc., Reading, Massachusettes, and Melbourne House Software, Inc.

The program structure was developed as a group effort by Philip Mitchel and Veronica Megler with Alfred Milgrom and Stuart Ritchie over a period of eighteen months. The Commodore 64, Apple II family, and IBM PC versions were executed by Philip Mitchel, Greg Barnett, Peter Beresford, and Gerard Neil.

Graphics designed by Russell Comte, Greg Holland, and Paul Mitchell. Music composed by Neil Brennan (Commodore 64 version only). Package design by Martha Lehtola-Swanson. Documentation design by Douglass Scott. Reference card illustrations by Ruth Linstromberg.


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