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  •  There was once even a text version... (8+ / 0-)

    ... of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.

    They all had the same structure, so one could immediately immerse oneself in the adventure world and know the basic rules and starting figuring out the "controls." Good stuff.

    On the other hand, as great as these text-only classics were/are, didn't many of us leap eagerly and enthusiastically into the new adventure games that started offering visuals (at first, little more than low-res maps and icons)?

    If you don't stick to your values when they're tested, they're not values. They're... hobbies. -- Jon Stewart, Jan. 22, 2009

    by pat208 on Sun Sep 25, 2011 at 07:38:18 AM PDT

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