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Mud Day, 
22 Oracle 2019
  

  11 FrobuaryTR 2008 - Official Zork games list updated!

That's incredible but I've come into some new informations on an official Zork game that I never heard before!
Seems that in the early 80's, when Mattel was working hard on improving Intellivision's game library, someone tought that an action adventure game inspired to Zork was a good idea.
That game was called Explorer and was planned to have a gameplay very close to Mattel's Advanced Dungeons & Dragons.
Unfortunately, due to the fact that both games could become very similar, Mattel decided to stop the development of Explorer.

Here some screens of Advanced Dungeons & Dragons. Explorer could have looked like this:




  NEWS ARCHIVE   NEWS FROM FROBUARYTR 2008
   2009 -  Estuary
   2008 -  Oracle
   2008 -  Arch
   2008 -  FrobuaryTR
   2007 -  Jam
   2006 -  FrobuaryTR
   2006 -  Estuary
   2004 -  FrobuaryTR
   2003 -  Jelly
   2003 -  Mage
   2002 -  Dismembur
   2000 -  Suspendur
   1999 -  Mumberbur
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