Classic Text Adventure Masterpieces (PC and Mac, CD-ROM) Infocom - 1996 USA, Canada Release

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Classic Text Adventure Masterpieces
Product ID 47875-33640
Product UPC 047875336407
Platform(s) PC and Mac
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1996
Publisher(s) Infocom
Category(s) Entertainment, Adventure, Text
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

For the text-based adventure connoisseur, this is the ultimate collection. The Masterpieces of Infocom. The mega-anthology that combines games from both the Lost Treasures anthologies I and II, Leather Goddesses of Phobos, and the six never-before-published winners from the annual Text Adventure Authorship Contest.

In one box, you will own over 30 of Infocom's text-based creations plus six new titles that have never been released- ranging from science fiction to mystery to fantasy. So explore the lost artform of text adventures. Experience the Masterpieces of Infocom.

Over 30 Infocom text adventures plus special surprises from the archives of Infocom.

Welcome to the world of interactive text adventures. The story is yours to unravel. Every inquiry elicits a response. Your every command evokes an action... or perhaps inaction... which may intrigue you further. It's a world of suspense requiring word-for-word interpretation of a puzzling story only your imagination can solve. A world where curiosity could be the only thing to keep you alive.

A Mind Forever Voyaging- You are not like anyone else!
Arthur: The Quest for Excalibur- Live the legend of King Arthur!
Ballyhoo- Suspense under the big top!
Beyond Zork- Hunt the Coconut of Quendor!
Border Zone- Action and intrigue!
Bureaucracy- Battle with the powers that be!
Cutthroats- Don't trust your fellow divers!
Deadline- 12 hours to solve a murder!
Enchanter- A Spellbinders' showdown!
Hollywood Hijinx- Treasure hunt in Tinseltown!
Infidel- A pyramid, riches, and... revenge!
Journey- Find the wizard and save the day!
Leather Goddesses of Phobos- Infocom's racy spoof of pulp fiction!
The Lurking Horror- Nightmares beyond your imagining!
Moonmist- A ghostly mystery!
Nord and Bert Couldn't Make Head or Tail Of It- It's a punny, punny world!
Planetfall- Risk your life in the Stellar Patrol!
Plundered Hearts- Peril, romance and adventure!
Seastalker- Dive deep into danger!
Sherlock Holmes in The Riddle of the Crown Jewels- Sherlock's most baffling case!
Sorcerer- Rescue a magician!
Spellbreaker- Break a curse!
Starcross- Rendezvous with an alien vessel!
Stationfall- The exciting sequel to Planetfall!
Suspect- You're guilty... until proven innocent!
Suspended- Only your wits can save the world!
Trinity- Journey to the atomic age!
Wishbringer- It makes dreams come true!
Witness- Speak up... or be silenced!
Zork I- Treasure, monsters, danger and discovery!
Zork II- The hit sequel to Zork!
Zork III- A land where nothing is as its seems!
Zork Zero- Save the Flathead Empire!

System Requirements

Required CPU AT 286
Required RAM 640K
Req. Hard Drive 25MB Free
Supported Video VGA
PC Windows 3.1
Required CPU 386
Required RAM 4MB
Req. Hard Drive 25MB Free
Required CD Speed MPC
Supported Video VGA
PC Windows 95
Required CPU 386DX
Required RAM 8MB
Req. Hard Drive 25MB Free
Required CD Speed MPC
Supported Video VGA
Mac System 6.0.7
Required CPU Color Classic
Required RAM 1MB
Req. Hard Drive 3MB Free
Supported Video Monochrome

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