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|System details||Java application|
|Latest version||0.92 / 9 Dec 2018|
|Multimedia support||No multimedia|
|Notes||Note that this interpreter cannot simply be downloaded and run to play game files.|
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Zax is a Z-code interpreter written in Java by Matt Kimmel. It was originally released in 1997, and was recently re-released under the MIT License. "Zax" stands for "Z-code Application eXecutor" and is also a really good Scrabble word.
- Supports versions 1-5 and 7-8 of the Z-machine.
- "Nearly" Z-machine specification 1.0 compliant.
- Written as a Java application, not an applet (and as such is distinguished from Zplet).
- Should run on any platform that supports both the Java Runtime Environment version 5 (aka JRE 1.5) or higher and Sun's AWT user interface toolkit.
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