Cloak of Darkness

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Building
Building
Cloak of Darkness
Author(s) Roger Firth
Publisher(s) n/a
Release date(s)
Authoring system ADRIFT 3.8, plus several others
Platform(s) ADRIFT 3.8, plus several others
Language(s) English
License(s) Freeware
Multimedia
Color effects none
Graphics none
Sound/Music none
Ratings
Cruelty scale Cruel

How It Begins

Our heroic adventurer finds themselves in the foyer of an elegant opera house.

Notable Features

This adventure is a tiny adventure designed to be easy to port to a given Authoring system. It is, if you will, the interactive fiction equivalent of "Hello, world!".

Versions

There are many ports for this game, which is rather the point of it. This list is currently incomplete.

Original

ADRIFT port

AAS Parody

See Cloak of Ultimate Darkness (Iain Merrick as "Roddy Ramieson"; 2003; AAS).

ALAN

Hugo

Inform 6

Inform 7

Quest

TADS

Gamefic

Gamefic is an open source IF system entirely in the Ruby programming language. The "examples" folder contain an implementation of Cloak of Darkness.

Curiosities

In addition to ports of Cloak of Darkness for most significant authoring systems, there are some curiosities available for obscure or obsolete authoring systems as well as programming languages not designed to run interactive fiction

AWK

AWK is a programming language included with almost all implementations of UNIX and Linux, as well as available in several forms for Windows. It is designed to process and extract data from text files.

Scott Adams

The Scott Adams system is a simple two-word parser system from the late 1970s for computers with as little as 16 kilobytes of memory. The system is less flexible and more difficult to program in than newer systems, but is extremely lightweight.

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General info

Spoilers

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