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Developers Nick Maher, Shawn Sijnstra
Format Z-code
Interaction style
Systems Windows, macOS, Linux, Other
System details This interpreter runs on awk, gawk and mawk.
Latest version 11 Aug 2023
Status Beta
Uses interpreter
Multimedia support No multimedia
License GPL3
Notes Note that this interpreter cannot simply be downloaded and run to play game files.
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An Awk implementation of the Infocom Z-Machine. Supports Z3 files (e.g. Zork 1, Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, etc).

Works with original Awk, GNU gawk, and mawk.

Still to do:

  • Game Save and restore is still to be added
  • Word wrap is not implemented, so words can be split across lines
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