What are InvisiClues? The essence of all interactive fiction is solving problems. The purpose of InvisiClues hint booklets is to maximize your enjoyment of the. InvisiClues(tm) Hint Booklet for Deadline hintbook transposed by Paul David Doherty and from The Lost Treasures of Infocom hintbook. InvisiClues(tm) Hint Booklet for Zork I original hintbook transposed by Paul David Doherty and from The Lost Treasures of Infocom hintbook.

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Some bits in their games are not always clear, often depending on some common knowledge of the ’80s or some cultural references — Zork II has am infamous puzzle based around baseball, supposedly evident to any American but I would never have guessed it if I didn’t look at the clues. Posted February 02, See new chat messages, friend invites, as well as important announcements and deals relevant to you.

I couldn’t figure out how to get the key out of the crevice. Some things may not work as they should or don’t work at all.

The Infocom Gallery: Hitchhiker’s Guide InvisiClues

Please, try again later. Questions relating to the game were printed in the book, for example, the InvisiClues for Zork I [2] contained the question “How can I kill the songbird?


In a nice little circle, I’ve been interested in Starcross since my early text gaming days because of its absurd mention in the Planetfall Invisiclues!

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These were just select InvisiClues questions from a couple of newer games, with answers written in a simple cryptogram. Plus, Floyd is alot of fun, he’s quite cartoonish despite this being a text adventure.

InvisiClues books were almost always packaged with the navigation map for the same given game. Support Game technical issues.

Retrieved 9 January Owned Buy now Pre-order now. Posted February 09, Posted August 14, The questions, which naturally have to be visible, have been worded to give away as little as possible. However, there was a pay-per-minute card included.

However, the InvisiClues packaged with the Treasures were not produced to Infocom’s high standards: The answer to these was usually a tersely-worded statement saying “You can’t do that”, often followed by one or more items reading ” This space intentionally left blank ” or, on occasion, showed false clues such as “How Do I get off the roof of the House?


Several “non-puzzles” also had questions, such as the songbird example used nifocom. While we are at it, Sierra got also inspired by Infocom for the scratch ‘n sniff card that came with Leisure Suit Larry 7: InvisiClues were hint booklets sold by Infocom to help players solve puzzles in their interactive fiction computer games.


You may have seen in my other thread that I was debating whether or not to get the Zork Anthology. After talking to some of you guys I was compelled enough to get it. Gragt Gragt Sorry, data for given user is currently unavailable. Oh, and if you like The Dig, you might be interested in Starcross. Zork series Infocom Invisiclues 6 posts 6 posts.

The Crescent Hawk’s Revenge. It reminds me of The Dig, being stuck on an alien world trying to make heads or tails of the alien technology. Patches exist to convert your regular release to the Solid Gold one.

Some of the hints were missing There were many errors, such as misspellings, mis-capitalizations, formatting issues and punctuation errors. Floyd even manages to be as funny as Arthur from Journeyman Project 2.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Once you have finished the game, try the things in the “For Your Amusement” section.

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