Game Classification

Zork I (Zork: The Great Underground Empire - Part I, ZORK I: The Great Underground Empire , Zork I: The Great Underground Empire, Zork I: Le Grand Empire des Ténèbres, Zork) Infocom (Tim Anderson, Marc Blank, Dave Lebling and Bruce Daniels) (U.S.A.), Personal Software / Infocom (U.S.A.), 1980 Play it Now !

Informations Analyses Serious Gaming





Besides play, this title features the following intents:
  • Storytelling


This title is used by the following domains:
  • Entertainment


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12 to 16 years old / 17 to 25 years old
General Public


The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

Similar games

Zork I Zork I: The Great Underground Empire is an interactive fiction computer game written by Marc Blank, Dave Lebling, Bruce Daniels and Tim Anderson and published by Infocom in 1980. It was the first game in the popular Zork trilogy and was released for a wide range of computer systems, followed by Zork II and Zork III. Selling more than 400,000 copies, it is Infocom's first game. [source:wikipedia]

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : Amiga - Amstrad CPC - Apple II - Atari 800 - Atari ST - Browser (Flash) - Commodore 64 - Macintosh - MSX - PC (Dos) - TRS-80